Nikon D3000 (with 18mm-55mm and 55mm-200mm VR lens) Specifications

Nikon D3000

Nikon D3000 (with 18mm-55mm and 55mm-200mm VR lens)

Part Number: 9718 Released: August 24, 2009

General

  • Depth
    2.5 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    10.2 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    10750000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    10200000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.8 x 23.6mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.5
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Airflow Control System, Self Cleaning Sensor Unit
  • System
    TTL phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    11
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, NEF (RAW), RAW + JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-1600, ISO 3200, ISO auto (100-1600)
  • Exposure Metering
    3D color matrix II, center-weighted, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    420
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, i-TTL program flash, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    children, close-up, landscape, night portrait, portrait mode, sports mode
  • Special Effects
    Landscape, Monochrome, Neutral, Portrait, Vivid
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±5 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • X-sync Speed
    1/200 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV 0-20 ( ISO 100 )

Display

  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    12
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, rear curtain sync, red-eye reduction, slow synchro

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Certified for Windows Vista
  • Certified for Windows Vista
    Certified for Windows Vista software and devices have undergone compatibility tests for ease-of-use, better performance and enhanced security.

Lens System

  • Type
    3 x zoom lens - 18 - 55 mm - f/3.5-5.6 G Nikon AF-S DX VR
  • Lens Construction
    8 groups / 11 elements
  • Optical Zoom
    3 x, 3.6 x
  • Lens Series
    G IF-ED Nikon AF-S DX VR, G Nikon AF-S DX VR
  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.5-5.6, f/4.0-5.6
  • Min Focal Length
    18 mm, 55 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    55 mm, 200 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    82.5 m, 27 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    3.6 ft, 11 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    manual
  • Max View Angle
    76 degrees
  • Group Qty
    11, 8
  • Element Qty
    15, 11
  • Filter Size
    52 mm
  • Lens Included
    AF-S DX 18-55mm and 55-200mm lenses, AF-S DX 55-200mm lens
  • Features
    Silent Wave Motor (SWM), ED glass, VR (Vibration Reduction), aspherical lens, internal focusing system

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    eye-level penta-dach mirror
  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - eye-level penta-dach mirror
  • Optical Viewfinder Field Coverage
    95%
  • Optical Viewfinder Magnification
    0.8x
  • Optical Viewfinder Dioptric Correction Range
    -1.7 to +0.5

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    3872 x 2592
    2896 x 1944
    1936 x 1296

Lens System (2nd)

  • Type
    3.6 x zoom lens - 55 - 200 mm - f/4.0-5.6 G Nikon AF-S DX VR
  • Lens Construction
    11 groups / 15 elements
  • Optical Zoom
    3.6 x
  • Lens Series
    G Nikon AF-S DX VR
  • Lens Aperture
    f/4.0-5.6
  • Min Focal Length
    55 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    200 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    82.5 - 300mm
  • Min Focus Distance
    3.6 ft
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Group Qty
    11
  • Element Qty
    15
  • Filter Size
    52 mm
  • Features
    ED glass, Silent Wave Motor (SWM), VR (Vibration Reduction), aspherical lens

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    3 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec, 20 sec, 5 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, in-camera red-eye fix, text input to Exif header, Scene Recognition System (SRS), built-in help guide, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, highlight point display, histogram display

Connections

  • Connector Type
    1 x composite video output
    1 x USB
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Type
    USB, composite video output
  • Qty
    1

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • X-sync Speed
    1/200 sec

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Nikon EN-EL9a
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )
  • Battery Form Factor
    manufacturer specific
  • Manufacturer Battery Name
    Nikon EN-EL9a

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Nikon
  • Product Line
    Nikon
  • Model
    D3000
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

CE System

  • Remote Control
    optional

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    SLR
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    3 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-1600, ISO 3200, ISO auto (100-1600)
  • ISO (Max)
    3200
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, NEF (RAW), RAW + JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Special Effects
    Landscape, Monochrome, Neutral, Portrait, Vivid
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec, 20 sec, 5 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Lens Mounting Type
    Nikon F
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, in-camera red-eye fix, text input to Exif header, Scene Recognition System (SRS), built-in help guide, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, highlight point display, histogram display

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical

Lens System Mounting

  • Mounting Type
    Nikon F

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    3D color matrix II, center-weighted, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    420
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±5 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, i-TTL program flash, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    children, close-up, landscape, night portrait, portrait mode, sports mode

Exposure Range

  • Light Metering Range
    EV 0-20
  • Sensitivity
    ISO 100

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    11

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    5 in
  • Height
    3.8 in
  • Weight
    17.11 oz

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    10.2 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.8 x 23.6mm
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    15.8 x 23.6 mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.5
  • Total Pixels
    10750000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    10200000 pixels
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Airflow Control System, Self Cleaning Sensor Unit

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.6 cm
  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels
  • Features
    display brightness control

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, PictBridge support, direct print

Optical Viewfinder

  • Type
    eye-level penta-dach mirror
  • Field Coverage
    95%
  • Magnification
    0.8x
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -1.7 to +0.5

Main Features

  • Image stabilizer feature
    Optical stabilization helps prevent blurry pictures, especially for handheld cameras at slow shutter speeds or when using high optical zoom.

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Resolution
    1936 x 1296, 2896 x 1944, 3872 x 2592

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    1
  • Details
    Li-ion rechargeable battery
  • Included
    included

General

  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.

Where to Buy

Nikon D3000 (with 18mm-55mm and 55mm-200mm VR lens)

Part Number: 9718 Released: Aug 24, 2009

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