Nikon D70 Specifications

Nikon D70

Nikon D70 w/ 18-70mm AF-S DX Nikkor Lens

Part Number: 25214 Released: April 1, 2004

General

  • Depth
    3.1 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, RAW + JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.

Environmental Parameters

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

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

Display

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

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 320, ISO 400, ISO 600, ISO 800
  • Exposure Metering
    3D color matrix, center-weighted, spot AF area
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    close-up, landscape, night landscape, night portrait, portrait mode, sports mode
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/8000 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)

Lens System

  • Lens Construction
    13 groups / 15 elements
  • Optical Zoom
    3.8 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.5-4.5
  • Min Focal Length
    18 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    70 mm
  • Min Focus Distance
    15 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    manual
  • Group Qty
    13
  • Element Qty
    15
  • Lens Included
    AF-S DX 18-70mm lens
  • Features
    ED glass, Silent Wave Motor (SWM), aspherical lens, internal focusing system

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    CompactFlash, Microdrive
  • Image Storage
    RAW 3008 x 2000 - 5 MB
    3008 x 2000 - 5.8 MB
    Fine JPEG 3008 x 2000 - 2.9 MB
    Fine JPEG 2240 x 1448 - 1.6 MB
    Fine JPEG 1504 x 1000 - 0.8 MB
    Normal JPEG 3008 x 2000 - 1.5 MB
    Normal JPEG 2240 x 1448 - 0.8 MB
    Normal JPEG 1504 x 1000 - 0.4 MB
    Basic JPEG 3008 x 2000 - 0.8 MB
    Basic JPEG 2240 x 1448 - 0.4 MB
    Basic JPEG 1504 x 1000 - 0.2 MB

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - fixed eye-level 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
    3 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, date/time stamp, depth-of-field preview button

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/8000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • X-sync Speed
    1/500 sec

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery (included)

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS 9.0.4 or later, 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
    USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Nikon
  • Product Line
    Nikon
  • Model
    D70
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    SLR
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    3 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 320, ISO 400, ISO 600, ISO 800
  • ISO (Max)
    1600
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    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, date/time stamp, depth-of-field preview button

CE System

  • Remote Control
    optional

Status LCD

  • Status LCD Display Illumination
    Yes

Lens System Mounting

  • Mounting Type
    Nikon F

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    3D color matrix, center-weighted, spot AF area
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±5 EV range, in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Shooting Programs
    close-up, landscape, night 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

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    5.5 in
  • Height
    4.4 in
  • Weight
    1.32 lbs

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

Camera Display

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

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    CompactFlash, Microdrive

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, PictBridge support

Optical Viewfinder

  • Type
    fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Field Coverage
    95%
  • Magnification
    0.75x
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -1.6 to +0.5
  • Viewfinder Frames
    autofocus frame

General

  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.

Where to Buy

Nikon D70 w/ 18-70mm AF-S DX Nikkor Lens

Part Number: 25214 Released: Apr 1, 2004

MSRP: $1,499.00

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