Package Contents

Be sure all items listed here were included with your camera.

  • Camera

  • BF-1B body cap

  • DK-31 rubber eyecup (comes attached to camera)

  • EN‑EL15b rechargeable Li‑ion battery with terminal cover

  • MH-25a battery charger (comes with either an AC wall adapter or power cable of a type and shape that varies with the country or region of sale)

  • DK‑5 eyepiece cap

  • UC-E24 USB cable

  • AN-DC21 strap

  • Warranty

  • User’s Manual

  • Memory cards are sold separately.

  • Purchasers of the lens kit option should confirm that the package also includes a lens (manuals for the lens may also be provided).

D780 Model Name: N1722

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About This Manual

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  • This camera uses SD, SDHC, and SDXC memory cards, referred to throughout this manual as “memory cards”.

  • Throughout this manual, battery chargers are referred to as “battery chargers” or “chargers”.

  • Throughout this manual, smartphones and tablets are referred to as “smart devices”.

  • Throughout this manual, the term “default settings” is used to refer to the settings in effect at shipment. The explanations in this manual assume that default settings are used.

A For Your Safety

“For Your Safety” contains important safety instructions. Be sure to read them before using the camera. For more information, see “For Your Safety” (For Your Safety).