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Nikon D3000

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Key specs

  • CCD
  • APS-C
  • 23.6 x 15.8 mm
  • 10 megapixels
  • 3872, 2592 px
  • Nikon F, Nikon DX, Nikon FX
  • Contrast Detect (sensor), Phase Detect, Multi-area, Selective single-point, Single, Continuous
  • 3 in
  • no
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Nikon D3000 Full Specifications

Sensor

CMOS
DX
23.6 x 15.8 mm
11 Mpx
10 Mpx
3:2
3872, 2592
2896x1944, 1936x1296
Expeed

Image

Yes
100
3200
3200
3872, 2592
12
Auto, Cloudy
Yes
JPG, RAW
Black&White, Neutral, Vivid
No
No
1:1, 3:2, 4:3, 5:4, 16:9
RAW
No

Optics and focus

Nikon F
3 x
1 x
1.5 x
22
Lamp
Auto/Manual
Yes
Yes
1.5×
Continuous Auto Focus, Servo Auto Focus, Single Auto Focus
Yes
Yes
Auto, Manual
Yes
11
11
Lens based only
2.64 in
Yes

Screen and viewfinder

3.00 in
Fixed
LCD
230000
No
Yes
Optical
95 %
0.8 x
1.7, 0.5
0.71 in
No

Photography features

Electronic
30 sec
1/4000 sec
Yes
Yes
Yes
5
-5
1/3, 1/2
Yes
Yes
2, 10
Yes
No
Yes
1/200s
Yes
472.44 in
Auto, Flash OFF, Redeye Reduction
Hot shoe
i-TTL
Yes
3.0 fps
Children, Close-up , Night portrait, Portrait, Sports, Landscape
Yes
Multi, Center-weighted, Spot
Yes
2, 5, 10, 20
3 fps
3 fps

Videography features

Yes
Not supported
RAW
NTSC, PAL
Thumbnails
3 fps

Audio features

No
Yes

Design

SLR
Plastic
Black
Yes
No

Dimensions

1.07 lb
4.92 in
3.70 in
2.56 in

Storage

SD, SDHC
1
SD, SDHC
DCF 2.0, Exif 2.21

Power

Battery
500
Lithium-Ion
1
Y

Connectivity

No
1
2.0
Eye-Fi Connected
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
No

Other features

No
No
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
CHI , CHI , DEU, DUT, ENG, FIN, FRE, ITA, JPN, KOR, POL, POR, RUS, SWE
Yes
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