Nikon D5000 Specifications

Nikon D5000 (with 18-55mm lens and 55-200mm lens)

Part Number: 9700 Released: April 29, 2009

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Product Type
    Digital camera - SLR with Live View mode, movie recording
  • Sensor Resolution
    12.3 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    12,900,000 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
    Airflow Control System, Self Cleaning Sensor Unit
  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Image Processor
    EXPEED
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Auto Focus
    TTL phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    11
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI, MJPEG
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, NEF (RAW), RAW + JPEG
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Print Standard
    Direct print, DPOF support, Exif Print support, PictBridge support
  • Interfaces Provided
    Composite video/audio, HDMI, USB 2.0
  • ISO (Max)
    6400
  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 200-3200, ISO 6400, ISO auto
  • 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
    autumn color, night landscape, night portrait, party/indoor, pet, portrait mode, silhouette, sports mode, sunset, beach/snow, children, close-up, dawn/dusk, food, high key, landscape, low key
  • 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 )

Lens System

  • Type
    3 x zoom lens - 18 - 55 mm - f/3.5-5.6 G Nikon AF-S DX VR
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    27 - 82.5mm m
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Min Focus Range
    11 in
  • Max View Angle
    76 degrees
  • Zoom Adjustment
    manual
  • Lens Construction
    8 groups / 11 elements
  • Filter Size
    52 mm
  • Lens System Mounting
    Nikon F
  • Features
    Silent Wave Motor (SWM), VR (Vibration Reduction), aspherical lens
  • Lens Mounting Type
    Nikon F

Lens System (2nd)

  • Type
    3.6 x telephoto zoom lens - 55 - 200 mm - f/4.0-5.6 G IF-ED Nikon AF-S DX VR
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    82.5 - 300mm
  • Min Focus Range
    3.6 ft
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Lens Construction
    11 groups / 15 elements
  • Filter Size
    52 mm
  • Features
    ED glass, Silent Wave Motor (SWM), VR (Vibration Reduction), internal focusing system

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

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    4 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec, 20 sec, 5 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Additional Features
    AE lock, histogram display, in-camera red-eye fix, text input to Exif header, text input to Exif header, display brightness control, highlight point display, histogram display, in-camera red-eye fix, text input to Exif header, AF lock, Active D-Lighting technology, LCD live view mode, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, highlight point display

Viewfinder

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

Display

  • Type
    2.7" LCD display
  • Resolution
    230,000 pixels
  • Display Features
    rotating

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Connections

  • Connector Type
    1 x USB
    1 x HDMI output
    1 x composite video/audio output
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Software

  • Software
    Drivers & Utilities

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
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certifications
    Certified for Windows Vista
  • Included Accessories
    IR remote control, lens cap, lens cleaning kit, memory card carrying case, memory card reader (USB), memory card reader (USB), neck strap, shoe cap, neck strap, shoe cap, tripod, LCD screen protector, USB cable, additional battery, audio / video cable, battery charger, body cap, dust cap, eyepiece cover
  • 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-EL9a
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )

Memory / Storage

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card
  • Included Memory Card
    8 GB SDHC
  • 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

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    5 in
  • Depth
    3.1 in
  • Height
    4.1 in
  • Weight
    1.2 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 D5000 (with 18-55mm lens and 55-200mm lens)

Part Number: 9700 Released: Apr 29, 2009
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