Nikon D50 Specifications

Nikon D50

Nikon D50 (Body Only)

Part Number: 25216 Released: June 20, 2005

General

  • Depth
    3 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    6.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    6240000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    6100000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.6 x 23.7mm
  • System
    TTL phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    5
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.

Display

  • Display Format
    130,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 200-1600
  • Exposure Metering
    3D color matrix II, center-weighted, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, i-TTL program flash, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    children, close-up, landscape, night portrait, portrait mode, sports mode
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • 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
    1/500 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV 0-20 (ISO 100)

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    11
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation

Lens System

  • Lens Included
    body only

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    3008 x 2000
    2256 x 1496
    1504 x 1000

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    eye-level mirror pentaprism
  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - eye-level mirror pentaprism
  • Viewfinder Frames
    Autofocus frame
  • Viewfinder Information
    Shutter speed, exposure compensation, AE lock, AF-in-focus, flash charge completion, aperture, frame counter, metering system

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2.5 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    2 - 20 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Status LCD Display Information
    aperture, autofocus mode, photos remaining, picture resolution, program, red-eye reduction, remote control indicator, self-timer mode, shutter speed, white balance indicators, battery condition, exposure compensation, film speed, flash mode, frame counter, memory card status, metering mode, photo quality
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, auto power save, depth-of-field preview button, histogram display

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • X-sync Speed
    1/500 sec

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Nikon PictureProject

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Nikon EN-EL3
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery (included)

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, SVGA monitor, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Nikon
  • Product Line
    Nikon
  • Model
    D50
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    SLR
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2.5 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 200-1600
  • ISO (Max)
    1600
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Self Timer Delay
    2 - 20 sec
  • Lens Mounting Type
    Nikon F
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, auto power save, depth-of-field preview button, histogram display

CE System

  • Remote Control
    optional

Lens System Mounting

  • Mounting Type
    Nikon F

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    3D color matrix II, center-weighted, spot
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±5 EV range, in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, i-TTL program flash, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Shooting Programs
    children, close-up, landscape, night portrait, portrait mode, sports mode

Exposure Range

  • Light Metering Range
    EV 0-20
  • Sensitivity
    ISO 100

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    5

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    6.1 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.6 x 23.7mm
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    15.6 x 23.7 mm
  • Total Pixels
    6240000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    6100000 pixels

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    5.2 in
  • Height
    4 in
  • Weight
    1.1 lbs

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    2 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    5.1 cm
  • Display Format
    130,000 pixels
  • Features
    display brightness control

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, PictBridge support, direct print

Optical Viewfinder

  • Type
    eye-level mirror pentaprism
  • Field Coverage
    95%
  • Magnification
    0.75x
  • Viewfinder Frames
    autofocus frame

General

  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.

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Nikon D50 (Body Only)

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