This is the summary of consumer reviews for Nikon D3100 14.2MP Digital SLR Camera. The BoolPool rating for this product is Excellent, with 4.70 stars, and the price range is $450.
Nikon D3100 14.2MP Digital SLR is an amazing camera for the price, especially for someone getting their first DSLR. It has an improved resolution of 14.2 MP compared with the 10.2 MP of the previous model. It can shoot HD video (1080p) which was not previously available at this price point. It comes with EXPEED 2 which is Nikon's new image processing engine and live view to help you frame your shot using the LCD screen.
Some users complain about lack of AEB and infrared sensor in front for wireless remote. Also users do not like that LCD screen is fixed on the camera and that there is nothing to tie lens cap to camera.
Most users think that this is an amazing camera and the best if you are planning on making a transition from a point and shoot series camera to the DSLRs category. For the amateur photographer who wants a simple to use, lightweight, high picture quality camera you can't go wrong with the Nikon D3100