Nikon D300S Specifications

Nikon D300s (with 18-200mm lens)

Part Number: 9740 Released: August 31, 2009

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Product Type
    Digital camera - SLR with Live View mode
  • Sensor Resolution
    12.3 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    13,100,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    12,300,000 pixels pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.8 x 23.6mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.5
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Self Cleaning Sensor Unit
  • Optical Zoom
    4.3 x
  • Image Processor
    EXPEED
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast and phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    51
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI, MJPEG
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, NEF (RAW), TIFF
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 200-3200, ISO 6400
  • Exposure Metering
    3D color matrix II, center-weighted, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    1005
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, i-TTL program flash, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Special Effects
    Monochrome, Neutral, Vivid
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    flash, fluorescent, incandescent, shade
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/8000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±5 EV range, in 1, 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    9 steps in 1/3, 1/2, 2/3 or 1 EV steps
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes
  • X-sync Speed
    1/250 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV 0-20 ( ISO 100 )

Lens System

  • Type
    11.1 x zoom lens - 18 - 200 mm - f/3.5-5.6 G Nikon AF-S DX ED VR II
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    82.5 - 300mm m
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Min Focus Range
    3.6 ft
  • Max View Angle
    28.8 degrees
  • Zoom Adjustment
    manual
  • Lens Construction
    12 groups / 16 elements
  • Filter Size
    72 mm
  • Lens System Mounting
    Nikon F
  • Features
    ED glass, Silent Wave Motor (SWM), VR (Vibration Reduction), aspherical lens, internal focusing system, zoom lock switch
  • Lens Mounting Type
    Nikon F

Camera Flash

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

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    7 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec, 20 sec, 5 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Additional Features
    720p HD movie recording, USB 2.0 compatibility, audio recording, auto power save, brightness control, camera orientation detection, contrast control, cropping an image, date/time stamp, depth-of-field preview button, digital image rotation, AE lock, direct print, display brightness control, highlight point display, histogram display, in-camera movie editing, in-camera red-eye fix, resizing an image, saturation control, sharpness control, text input to Exif header, AF lock, Active D-Lighting technology, DPOF support, FE lock, LCD live view mode, PictBridge support, Scene Recognition System (SRS)

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    Fixed eye-level pentaprism - fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Field Coverage
    100%
  • Magnification
    0.94x
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -2 to +1
  • Viewfinder Frames
    autofocus frame

Display

  • Type
    3" LCD display
  • Resolution
    920,000 pixels
  • Display Features
    built-in

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Connections

  • Connector Type
    1 x composite video/audio output
    1 x USB
    1 x remote control
    1 x HDMI output
    1 x microphone
  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card, SD card

Software

  • Software
    Drivers & Utilities

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certifications
    Certified for Windows Vista
  • Included Accessories
    LCD display cover, shoulder strap, USB cable, audio / video cable, battery charger, body cap, dust cap, eyecup, eyepiece cover, lens cap
  • Body Material
    magnesium alloy
  • Protection
    dust resistant, waterproof
  • Certified for Windows Vista
    Certified for Windows Vista software and devices have undergone compatibility tests for ease-of-use, better performance and enhanced security.

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Nikon EN-EL3e
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )

Memory / Storage

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card, SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    CompactFlash, Microdrive, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    4288 x 2848
    3216 x 2136
    2144 x 1424
  • Video Capture
    AVI - 1280 x 720 - 24 fps
    AVI - 640 x 480 - 24 fps
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 24 fps

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    5.8 in
  • Depth
    2.9 in
  • Height
    4.5 in
  • Weight
    1.9 lbs

Environmental Parameters

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

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.

General

  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.

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Nikon D300s (with 18-200mm lens)

Part Number: 9740 Released: Aug 31, 2009
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