Nikon D5000 Specifications

Nikon D5000 (Body Only)

Part Number: 25452 Released: April 29, 2009

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Width
    5 in
  • Depth
    3.1 in
  • Height
    4.1 in
  • Weight
    1.23 lbs
  • Sensor Resolution
    12.3 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    12900000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    12300000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.8 x 23.6mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.5
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Image Processor
    EXPEED
  • System
    TTL phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    11
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI, MJPEG
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, NEF (RAW)
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI
  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.

Camera

  • Lens Mounting
    Nikon F

Carrying Case

  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, audio / video cable, battery charger, body cap, eyecup, eyepiece cover, shoe cap, strap

Display

  • Type
    2.7" LCD display
  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating

Environmental Parameters

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

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, auto mode with red-eye reduction, fill-in mode, rear curtain sync, slow synchro

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 200-3200
  • Exposure Metering
    3D color matrix II, center-weighted, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, i-TTL program flash, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    close-up, landscape, portrait mode, sports mode
  • Special Effects
    Fisheye, Landscape, Monochrome, Neutral, Portrait, Vivid
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    flash, fluorescent, incandescent, shade, sunlight
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±5 EV range, in 1, 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes
  • X-sync Speed
    1/250 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV 0-20 ( ISO 100 )

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.

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    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 424 - 24 fps
    AVI - 320 x 216 - 24 fps

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    eye-level mirror pentaprism
  • Type
    eye-level mirror pentaprism
  • Field Coverage
    95%
  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - eye-level mirror pentaprism
  • Magnification
    0.78x
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -2 to +1
  • Viewfinder Frames
    autofocus frame

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    4 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    2 - 20 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, LCD live view mode, histogram display, in-camera red-eye removal

Connections

  • Connector Type
    1 x USB
    1 x HDMI output
    1 x system accessory terminal
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Nikon EN-EL9a
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS X 10.3.9 or later, MS Windows Vista, MS Windows XP Home Edition, MS Windows XP Professional

General

  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.