Nikon D800 (Body Only) Specifications

Nikon D800 (Body Only)

Nikon D800 (Body Only)

Part Number: 25480 (Reviewed) Released: March 22, 2012

General

  • Depth
    3.2 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    36.3 Megapixel
  • Enclosure Material
    magnesium alloy
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    36800000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    36300000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    24 x 35.9mm
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Self Cleaning Sensor Unit
  • Image Processor
    EXPEED 3
  • System
    TTL contrast and phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    51
  • AE/AF Control
    3D-tracking AF, Auto-area AF, Dynamic-area AF, Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF
  • Face Detection Detalis
    face-priority AF function
  • Digital Video Format
    H.264, MOV
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, NEF (RAW), RAW + JPEG, TIFF
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 3.0
  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.

Display

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

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-6400, ISO 50-100, ISO 6400-25600, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    3D color matrix III, center-weighted, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, shutter-priority
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Blue, Miniature, Monochrome, Neutral, Portrait, Red, Selective Color, Sepia, Skylight Filter, Soft, Vivid, Color outline, Warm Filter, Color sketch, Cross Screen, Cyanotype, Fisheye, Green, Image Overlay, Landscape
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    2500K - 10000K, 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 (ISO 100)

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    12
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation, flash exposure bracketing

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F
  • Humidity Range Operating
    0 - 85% (non-condensing)

Lens System

  • Lens Included
    body only

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    CompactFlash, SD Memory Card, SDHC UHS-I Memory Card, SDXC UHS-I Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    7360 x 4912 - FX format
    5520 x 3680 - FX format
    3680 x 2456 - FX format
    6144 x 4080 - 1.2x crop
    4608 x 3056 - 1.2x crop
    3072 x 2040 - 1.2x crop
    4800 x 3200 - DX format
    3600 x 2400 - DX format
    2400 x 1600 - DX format
    6144 x 4912 - 5:4
    4608 x 3680 - 5:4
    3072 x 2456 - 5:4
    6720 x 3776 - FX-format in movie live view mode (16:9)
    5040 x 2832 - FX-format in movie live view mode (16:9)
    3360 x 1888 - FX-format in movie live view mode (16:9)
    4800 x 2704 - DX-format in movie live view mode (3:2)
    3600 x 2024 - DX-format in movie live view mode (3:2)
    2400 x 1352 - DX-format in movie live view mode (3:2)
  • Video Capture
    MOV - 1920 x 1080 - 30 fps
    MOV - 1920 x 1080 - 25 fps
    MOV - 1920 x 1080 - 24 fps
    MOV - 1280 x 720 - 60 fps
    MOV - 1280 x 720 - 50 fps
    MOV - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps
    MOV - 1280 x 720 - 25 fps

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Viewfinder Frames
    Autofocus frame

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    4 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec, 20 sec, 5 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    PC terminal, hot shoe
  • Features
    Active D-Lighting technology, Advanced Scene Recognition System, cropping an image, depth-of-field preview button, digital image rotation, distortion control, highlight point display, histogram display, hue control, in-camera RAW processing, in-camera movie editing, in-camera red-eye removal, Eye-Fi Card Ready, mirror lock, perspective control, resizing an image, saturation control, sharpness control, takes photos while movie recording, GPS ready, HDR image enhancement technology, Intelligent Noise Reduction system, Subject tracking technology, Time-Lapse recording, automatic display brightness adjustment, camera orientation detection

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card, SD 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 Life Details
    Photo shooting - 900 shots
  • Battery Type
    Nikon EN-EL15
  • Details
    1 x Nikon EN-EL15 Li-ion rechargeable battery (included)
  • Battery Life Details
    Photo shooting - 900 shots

Software

  • Type
    Nikon ViewNX 2

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Nikon
  • Product Line
    Nikon
  • Model
    D800
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    SLR
  • SLR Enhanced Functionality
    Live View mode, movie recording
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    4 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-6400, ISO 50-100, ISO 6400-25600, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    25600
  • Digital Video Format
    H.264, MOV
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, NEF (RAW), RAW + JPEG, TIFF
  • High Definition Video Support
    1080p
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 3.0
  • Image Processor
    EXPEED 3
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Blue, Miniature, Monochrome, Neutral, Portrait, Red, Selective Color, Sepia, Skylight Filter, Soft, Vivid, Color outline, Warm Filter, Color sketch, Cross Screen, Cyanotype, Fisheye, Green, Image Overlay, Landscape
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Face Detection Detalis
    face-priority AF function
  • Flash Terminal
    PC terminal, hot shoe
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec, 20 sec, 5 sec
  • Lens Mounting Type
    Nikon F
  • Features
    Active D-Lighting technology, Advanced Scene Recognition System, cropping an image, depth-of-field preview button, digital image rotation, distortion control, highlight point display, histogram display, hue control, in-camera RAW processing, in-camera movie editing, in-camera red-eye removal, Eye-Fi Card Ready, mirror lock, perspective control, resizing an image, saturation control, sharpness control, takes photos while movie recording, GPS ready, HDR image enhancement technology, Intelligent Noise Reduction system, Subject tracking technology, Time-Lapse recording, automatic display brightness adjustment, camera orientation detection

Lens System Mounting

  • Mounting Type
    Nikon F

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    3D color matrix III, 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
  • Sensitivity
    ISO 100

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    2500K - 10000K, cloudy, flash, fluorescent, incandescent, shade, sunlight
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast and phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    51
  • AE/AF Control
    3D-tracking AF, Auto-area AF, Dynamic-area AF, Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    36.3 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    24 x 35.9mm
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    24 x 35.9 mm
  • Total Pixels
    36800000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    36300000 pixels
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Self Cleaning Sensor Unit

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    5.7 in
  • Height
    4.8 in
  • Weight
    1.98 lbs

Camera Display

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

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card, SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    CompactFlash, SD Memory Card, SDHC UHS-I Memory Card, SDXC UHS-I Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Sensors
    digital level meter
  • Connectivity Features
    Wi-Fi ready
  • 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
  • Viewfinder Frames
    autofocus frame

Communications

  • Connectivity Features
    Wi-Fi ready

General

  • Manufacturer
    Nikon Inc.
Close
Drag

Where to Buy

Nikon D800 (Body Only)

Part Number: 25480 Released: Mar 22, 2012

Visit manufacturer site for details.