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Nikon D5000

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Key specs

  • CMOS
  • APS-C
  • 23.6 x 15.8 mm
  • 12 megapixels
  • 4288;2848 px
  • Nikon F;Nikon DX;Nikon FX
  • Contrast Detect (sensor);Phase Detect;Multi-area;Selective single-point;Single;Continuous;Face Detection;Live View
  • 2.7 in
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Nikon D5000 Full Specifications

Sensor

CMOS
DX
23.6 x 15.8 mm
13 Mpx
12 Mpx
3:2
4288, 2848
3216x2136, 2144x1424
Expeed

Image

200
3200
6400
4288, 2848
12
Auto, Cloudy, Flash, Fluorescent, Incandescent, Manual, Shade, Sunny
Yes
JPG, RAW
Black&White, Sepia
RAW

Optics and focus

Nikon F
5.8 x
5.8 x
1.5 x
3.5
Lamp
Auto/Manual
1.5×
Face detection, Servo Auto Focus, Single Auto Focus
11
11
Lens based only
2.05 in

Screen and viewfinder

2.70 in
Fully articulated
LCD
230000
100 %
Optical
95 %
0.78 x
0.70 in

Photography features

Electronic
30 sec
1/4000 sec
3
5
-5
1/3, 1/2
1/3, 1/2
2, 5, 10, 20
3
Yes
1/200s
669.29 in
Redeye Reduction, Slow Sync
Hot shoe
i-TTL
4.0 fps
Beach, Candlelight, Children, Close-up , Dawn, Dusk, Food, Night landscape, Night portrait, Party , Pet, Portrait, Snow, Sports, Sunset, Landscape
Multi, Center-weighted, Spot
2, 5, 10, 20
4 fps
4 fps
0.3 - 2.0±EV

Videography features

1280, 720
640 x 424, 1280 x 720
HD
AVI
NTSC
Single image
24 fps
24 fps

Audio features

Mono
Mono

Design

SLR
Plastic
Black

Dimensions

1.23 lb
5.00 in
4.09 in
3.15 in

Storage

SD, SDHC
1
SD, SDHC
DCF 2.0, DPOF 1.1, Exif 2.21

Power

AC, Battery, USB
510
Lithium-Ion
1
Y

Connectivity

1
2.0
Eye-Fi Connected

Other features

Trimming

Nikon D5000 Online reviews

Review - Nikon D5000 digital SLR - (Jul 17) | MacNN
I have been shooting with Nikons for my entire professional career. This started with the advanced amateur Nikon FM while a college student back in 1977, and progressed through a succession of F series cameras as well as the N8008 and N90. In...Read more

Nikon D5000 digital SLR • The Register
Satisfying stills with HD thrown...Read more

Nikon D5000 Digital SLR Review
After retiring the D40, Nikon have replaced it with the D5000. What does the new model do that the other didn't and is it worth upgrading?Read more