Nikon D3S (Body Only) Specifications

Nikon D3S (Body Only)

Part Number: 25466

General

  • Depth
    3.5 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    12.1 Megapixel
  • Enclosure Material
    magnesium alloy
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    12870000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    12100000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    23.9 x 36mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.0
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Self Cleaning Sensor Unit
  • System
    TTL contrast and phase detection
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI, MJPEG
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, NEF (RAW), RAW + JPEG, TIFF
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.

Camera Flash

  • Type
    none

Display

  • Display Format
    921,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 102400, ISO 200-12800, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    3D color matrix II, center-weighted, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, shutter-priority
  • Special Effects
    Monochrome, Neutral, Vivid
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, flash, fluorescent, incandescent, shade, sunlight
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/8000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±5 EV range, in 1, 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    9 steps in 1/3, 1/2, 2/3 or 1 EV steps
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes
  • X-sync Speed
    1/250 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV 0-20

Environmental Parameters

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

Lens System

  • Lens Included
    body only

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - fixed eye-level pentaprism

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    CompactFlash
  • Included Memory Card
    4 GB CompactFlash
  • Image Storage
    4256 x 2832
    3184 x 2120
    2128 x 1416
    3552 x 2368
    2656 x 1776
    1776 x 1184
    2784 x 1848
    2080 x 1384
    1392 x 920
    3552 x 2832
    2656 x 2120
    1776 x 1416
  • Video Capture
    AVI - 1280 x 720 - 24 fps
    AVI - 640 x 424 - 24 fps
    AVI - 320 x 216 - 24 fps

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    11 frames per second, 9 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec, 20 sec, 5 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, histogram display, in-camera movie editing, mirror lock, Dust Delete Data system, GPS ready, LCD live view mode, audio recording, camera orientation detection, depth-of-field preview button, digital image rotation, highlight point display

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/8000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • X-sync Speed
    1/250 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Nikon EN-EL4a
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Peripheral Devices
    USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Nikon
  • Product Line
    Nikon
  • Model
    D3s
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

CE System

  • Remote Control
    optional

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    SLR
  • SLR Enhanced Functionality
    Live View mode, movie recording
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    11 frames per second, 9 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 102400, ISO 200-12800, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    102400
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI, MJPEG
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, NEF (RAW), RAW + JPEG, TIFF
  • High Definition Video Support
    720p
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Special Effects
    Monochrome, Neutral, Vivid
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec, 20 sec, 5 sec
  • Lens Mounting Type
    Nikon F
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, histogram display, in-camera movie editing, mirror lock, Dust Delete Data system, GPS ready, LCD live view mode, audio recording, camera orientation detection, depth-of-field preview button, digital image rotation, highlight point display

Lens System Mounting

  • Mounting Type
    Nikon F

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    3D color matrix II, center-weighted, spot
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±5 EV range, in 1, 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, shutter-priority
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    9 steps in 1/3, 1/2, 2/3 or 1 EV steps

Exposure Range

  • Light Metering Range
    EV 0-20

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, flash, fluorescent, incandescent, shade, sunlight
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast and phase detection

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    6.3 in
  • Height
    6.2 in
  • Weight
    2.73 lbs

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    12.1 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    23.9 x 36mm
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    23.9 x 36 mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.0
  • Total Pixels
    12870000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    12100000 pixels
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Self Cleaning Sensor Unit

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.6 cm
  • Display Format
    921,000 pixels
  • Features
    display brightness control

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Form Factor
    CompactFlash Card
  • Included Memory Card Capacity
    4 GB
  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    CompactFlash

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, Exif Print support, PictBridge support, direct print

Optical Viewfinder

  • Type
    fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Field Coverage
    100%
  • Magnification
    0.70x
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -3 to +1

General

  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.

Where to Buy

Nikon D3S (Body Only)

Part Number: 25466

Visit manufacturer site for details.