Nikon D5000 Specifications

Nikon D5000 (Body Only)

Part Number: 25452 Released: April 29, 2009

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • 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
  • Image Processor
    EXPEED
  • Auto Focus
    TTL phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    11
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI
  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 200-3200
  • Exposure Metering
    3D color matrix II
  • Exposure Modes
    shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    landscape
  • Special Effects
    Neutral
  • White Balance
    custom
  • White Balance Presets
    shade
  • 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

  • Lens System Mounting
    Nikon F

Camera Flash

  • Camera Flash
    pop-up flash
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode with red-eye reduction

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    4 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    2 - 20 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Additional Features
    DPOF support

Viewfinder

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

Display

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

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    MS Windows XP Home Edition

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certifications
    Certified for Windows Vista
  • Included Accessories
    USB cable
  • 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
    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

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

General

  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.