Nikon

Nikon D40

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Key specs

  • CCD
  • APS-C
  • 23.7 x 15.6 mm
  • 6 megapixels
  • 3008;2000 px
  • Nikon F;Nikon DX;Nikon FX
  • Phase Detect;Multi-area;Selective single-point;Single;Continuous
  • 2.5 in
  • no
Colors

Nikon D40 Full Specifications

Sensor

Sensor typeCCD
Image sensor formatDX
Sensor size23.7 x 15.6 mm
Sensor photo detectors6 Mpx
Effective pixels6 Mpx
Image ratio w:h3:2
Max resolution3008, 2000
Other resolutions2256x1496, 1504x1000

Image

ISO Auto
ISO minimum200
ISO maximum1600
Boosted ISO maximum3200
Maximum image resolution3008, 2000
White balance presets6
White balance modesAuto
Custom white balance
Photo effectsBlack&White, Vivid
Image stabilizer
Image stabilization type
Uncompressed formatRAW
Supported image file formatsJPEG XR, RAW
AEB/HDR support

Optics & Focus

Lens mountNikon F
Optical zoom3 x
Digital zoom3 x
Magnification (Crop factor)1.5 x
Maximum aperture22
AF assist (auto-focus assist light)Lamp
Contrast autofocus
Focal length multiplier1.5×
AutofocusSelective single-point, Single
Auto Focus (AF) lock
Manual focus
Auto Focus (AF) points selectionAuto, Manual
Number of focus points3
Max number of AF points (incl. assistant)3
Image stabiliserLens based only
Filter diameter2.05 in
Phase detection autofocus

Screen / viewfinder

Articulated LCD
Screen technologyLCD
Screen size2.50 in
Screen dots230000
Touch screen
Live view
ViewfinderElectronic
Viewfinder coverage95 %
Viewfinder magnification0.8 x
Diopter adjustment (D-D)1.7, 0.5
Eye relief0.71 in
Separate info display

Photography features

Minimum shutter speed30 sec
Maximum shutter speed1/4000 sec
Shutter priority
Aperture priority
Continuous shooting
Exposure compensation plus5
Exposure compensation minus-5
Expousure compensation steps1/3
Auto exposure lock
Self-timer delay2, 5, 10, 20
Flash sync speed1/500s
External flash connectionHot shoe
Built-in flash
Flash range669.29 in
External flash
Continuous drive2.5 fps
Scene modes
Children, Close-up , Portrait, Sports, Landscape
Self-timer
Flash modesAuto, Redeye Reduction
Manual settings
Self-timer optionscustom
Speed (JPEG)2.5 fps
Speed (RAW)2.6 fps

Videography features

HD typeNot supported
Video recording

Dimensions

Body typeSLR
Body materialPlastic
Colour of productBlack, Silver
Weight1.05 lb
Width4.96 in
Height3.70 in
Depth2.52 in
Environmentally sealed
Anti-dust system

Storage

Compatible memory cardsSD
Storage typesSD, SDHC
Camera file systemDCF, DCF 2.0, Exif 2.21

Power

Power source typeBattery
Battery life (CIPA)470
Battery technology
Lithium-Ion
Number of batteries supported1

Connectivity

USB version2.0
HDMI
DC-in jack
Remote control
NFC
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
Firewire

Other features

Orientation sensor
GPS
Timelapse recording
Languages support
CHI , CHI , DEU, DUT, ENG, FIN, FRE, ITA, JPN, KOR, POL, POR, RUS, SWE