Nikon D5100 Specifications

Nikon D5100

Nikon D5100 (with 18-55mm VR lens)

Part Number: 25478 Released: April 15, 2011

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Width
    5 in
  • Depth
    3.1 in
  • Height
    3.8 in
  • Weight
    19.75 oz
  • Sensor Resolution
    16.2 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    16900000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    16200000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.6 x 23.6mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.5
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Airflow Control System, Self Cleaning Sensor Unit
  • Image Processor
    EXPEED 2
  • System
    TTL contrast and phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    11
  • AE/AF Control
    3D-tracking AF, Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF
  • Digital Video Format
    H.264, MOV
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, NEF (RAW), RAW + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.

Display

  • Display Format
    921,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-6400, ISO 12800, ISO 25600, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    3D color matrix II, center-weighted, color matrix II, spot (2.5%)
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, i-TTL program flash, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    autumn color, beach/snow, blossom, candle, children, close-up, dawn/dusk, food, landscape, night landscape, night portrait, party/indoor, pet portrait, portrait mode, sports mode, sunset
  • Special Effects
    Color sketch, High Key, Landscape, Low Key, Miniature, Monochrome, Neutral, Night Vision, Portrait, Selective Color, Silhouette, Vivid
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, flash, fluorescent, incandescent, shade, sunlight
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±5 EV range, in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes
  • X-sync Speed
    1/200 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV 0-20 ( ISO 100 )

Environmental Parameters

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

Carrying Case

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

Camera Flash

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

Camera

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Lens Mounting
    Nikon F

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7

Lens System

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

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDHC UHS-I Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card, SDXC UHS-I Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    4928 x 3264
    3696 x 2448
    2464 x 1632
  • Video Capture
    MOV - 1920 x 1080 - 30 fps
    MOV - 1920 x 1080 - 25 fps
    MOV - 1920 x 1080 - 24 fps
    MOV - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps
    MOV - 1280 x 720 - 25 fps
    MOV - 1280 x 720 - 24 fps
    MOV - 640 x 424 - 30 fps
    MOV - 640 x 424 - 25 fps

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    1 year warranty

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    eye-level pentamirror
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    Pentamirror
  • Type
    eye-level pentamirror
  • Field Coverage
    95%
  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - eye-level pentamirror
  • Magnification
    0.78x
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -1 to +0.7

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    4 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec, 20 sec, 5 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, Active D-Lighting technology, Dust Delete Data system, Eye-Fi Card Ready, GPS ready, HDR image enhancement technology, LCD live view mode, LCD live view mode, Live View Scene Auto Selector, Live View Scene Auto Selector, Scene Recognition System (SRS), audio recording, Scene Recognition System (SRS), audio recording, built-in help guide, built-in help guide, camera orientation detection, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, cropping an image, date/time stamp, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, digital image rotation, distortion control, distortion control, face detection, face detection, face-priority AF function, face-priority AF function, highlight point display, highlight point display, histogram display, histogram display, in-camera RAW processing, in-camera RAW processing, in-camera red-eye removal, in-camera red-eye removal, perspective control, perspective control, resizing an image, resizing an image

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Software

  • Type
    Nikon ViewNX 2

Battery

  • Technology
    Lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Nikon EN-EL14
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS, MS Windows 7
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

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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