Nikon D80 Specifications


  • Packaged Quantity
  • Width
    5.2 in
  • Depth
    3 in
  • Weight
    1.3 lbs
  • Height
    4.1 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    10.2 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
  • Total Pixels
    10750000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    10200000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.8 x 23.6mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
  • System
    TTL phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
  • Image Recording Format
  • AV Interfaces
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-1600
  • Exposure Metering
    3D color matrix II, 3D color matrix, center-weighted, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, i-TTL program flash, shutter-priority, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    close-up, landscape, macro, landscape, night landscape, night portrait, portrait mode, sports mode
  • 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
  • X-sync Speed
    1/200 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV 0-20 ( ISO 100 )

Carrying Case

  • Type
  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, LCD display cover, battery charger, USB cable, body cap, battery charger, dust cap, body cap, eyepiece cover, lens cap, shoulder strap, lens hood, video cable, shoulder strap, video cable

Camera Flash

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

Environmental Parameters

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


  • Status LCD Display Illumination
  • Lens Mounting
    Nikon F


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

Lens System

  • Type
    3 x zoom lens - 18 - 55 mm - f/3.5-5.6 G ED Nikon AF-S DX
  • Lens Aperture
  • Zoom Adjustment
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    27 m
  • Lens Construction
    5 groups / 7 elements
  • Min Focus Range
    11 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Filter Size
    52 mm
  • Features
    ED glass, Silent Wave Motor (SWM), aspherical lens


  • 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, MultiMediaCard, SDHC Memory Card, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card


  • Viewfinder Type
    fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Type
    fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Field Coverage
  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Magnification
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -2 to +1
  • Viewfinder Frames
    autofocus frame
  • Viewfinder Information
    AE lock, AF-in-focus, aperture, exposure compensation, exposure mode, flash charge completion, flash charge completion, frame counter, metering system, frame counter, shutter speed, metering system, shutter speed

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    3 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 - 20 sec, 2 sec, 20 sec, 5 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • LCD Display Information
    aperture, photo quality, photos remaining, picture resolution, program, red-eye reduction, remote control indicator, self-timer mode, shutter speed, white balance indicators, autofocus mode, battery condition, exposure compensation, film speed, flash mode, frame counter, memory card status, metering mode
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, FE lock, depth-of-field preview button, digital image rotation, RGB primary color filter, auto power save, highlight point display, depth-of-field preview button, histogram display, text input to Exif header, histogram display, text input to Exif header


  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card


  • Battery Type
    Nikon EN-EL3e, Nikon EN-EL3a
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )


  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Nikon PictureProject

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS X 10.1.5 or later, MS Windows 2000, MS Windows 98, MS Windows 98 SE, MS Windows ME, MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port, SVGA monitor, USB port


  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.

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