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Nikon D7000 vs Nikon D7500

5.2 in
4.06 in
Nikon D7000 Digital Camera
Nikon D7000
5.33 in
4.09 in
Nikon D7500 Digital Camera
Nikon D7500
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Full Comparison

Sensor

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Sensor type
CMOS
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CMOS
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Image sensor format
Full frame
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DX
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Sensor size
0.93 in
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0.93 in
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Sensor photo detectors
17.0 Mpx
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N/A
Effective pixels
16.0 Mpx
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20.9 Mpx
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Image ratio w:h
3:2
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N/A
Max resolution
  • 4928
  • 3264
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  • 5568
  • 3712
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Other resolutions
  • 3696x2448
  • 2464x1632
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N/A
Processor
Expeed 2
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N/A

Image

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ISO
  • 100
  • 200
  • 400
  • 800
  • 1600
  • 3200
  • 6400
  • Auto
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  • 100
  • 200
  • 400
  • 800
  • 1600
  • 3200
  • 6400
  • 12800
  • 25600
  • 51200
  • Auto
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ISO minimum
200
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100
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ISO maximum
6400
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51200
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Boosted ISO minimum
100
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N/A
Boosted ISO maximum
25600
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N/A
Maximum image resolution
  • 4928
  • 3264
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  • 5568
  • 3712
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White balance presets
12
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N/A
White balance modes
  • Auto
  • Cloudy
  • Daylight
  • Flash
  • Fluorescent
  • Incandescent
  • Manual
  • Shade
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  • Auto
  • Cloudy
  • Flash
  • Fluorescent
  • Incandescent
  • Manual
  • Sunny
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Custom white balance
yes
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N/A
Supported image file formats
  • JPEG XR
  • RAW
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  • JPG
  • NEF
  • RAW
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Photo effects
  • Mosaic
  • Neutral
  • Vivid
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  • Black&White
  • Neutral
  • Vivid
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Image stabilizer
yes
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N/A
Image stabilization type
No
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N/A
Supported aspect ratios
16:9
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N/A
Uncompressed format
RAW
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N/A
HDR
no
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no
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AEB/HDR support
yes
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yes
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Optics and focus

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Lens mount
Nikon F
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Nikon F
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Optical zoom
5.3 x
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N/A
Magnification (Crop factor)
1.5 x
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1.5 x
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Maximum aperture
2.8
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2.8
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AF assist (auto-focus assist light)
Lamp
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Lamp
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Focus adjustment
Auto
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Auto/Manual
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Contrast autofocus
yes
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yes
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Contrast adjustment
yes
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N/A
Brightness adjustment
yes
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yes
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Autofocus in recording mode
yes
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yes
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Focal length multiplier
1.5x
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N/A
Autofocus
  • Continuous Auto Focus
  • Face tracking
  • Flexible Spot Auto Focus
  • Multi Point Auto Focus
  • Single Auto Focus
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  • Servo Auto Focus
  • Single Auto Focus
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Auto Focus (AF) lock
yes
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yes
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Manual focus
yes
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N/A
Auto Focus (AF) points selection
  • Auto
  • Manual
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N/A
Auto Focus (AF) assist beam
yes
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N/A
Number of focus points
39
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51
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Max number of AF points (incl. assistant)
39
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51
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Image stabiliser
Lens based only
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Lens based only
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Filter diameter
2.83 in
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2.83 in
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Phase detection autofocus
yes
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yes
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Number of AF points (contrast)
N/A
51
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Screen and viewfinder

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Screen size
3.0 in
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3.15 in
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Articulated LCD
no
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yes
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Screen technology
LCD
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LCD TFT
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Screen dots
921000
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922000
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Touch screen
no
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yes
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Field of view
100.0 %
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100.0 %
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Live view
yes
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yes
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Viewfinder
Optical
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Optical
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Viewfinder coverage
100.0 %
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100.0 %
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Viewfinder magnification
0.95 x
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0.94 x
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Dioptre correction
yes
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yes
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Diopter adjustment (D-D)
3 - 1
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2 - 1
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Eye relief
0.77 in
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0.73 in
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Separate info display
yes
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yes
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Flip-out screen
N/A
yes
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Photography features

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Camera shutter type
Electronic
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  • Electronic
  • Mechanical
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Minimum shutter speed
30.0 s
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N/A
Maximum shutter speed
1.0 s
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N/A
Shutter priority
yes
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N/A
Aperture priority
yes
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N/A
Manual exposure mode
yes
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N/A
Number of exposures
2
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9
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Exposure compensation plus
5
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N/A
Exposure compensation minus
-5
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N/A
Expousure compensation steps
  • 1/3
  • 1/2
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N/A
Auto exposure lock
yes
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yes
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AE EV steps
  • 1/3
  • 1/2
  • 1
  • 2
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N/A
Continuous shooting
yes
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yes
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Self-timer delay
  • 2
  • 10
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  • 2
  • 5
  • 10
  • 20
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Histogram
yes
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yes
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AE frames
3
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N/A
WB Bracketing
Yes
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N/A
Subject / scene modes
yes
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N/A
Flash sync speed
1/250s
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1/250s
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Built-in flash
yes
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N/A
Flash range
12
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N/A
Flash modes
  • Auto
  • Flash OFF
  • Manual
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  • Auto
  • Fill-in
  • Redeye Reduction
  • Slow Sync
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External flash connection
Hot shoe
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Hot shoe
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External flash
yes
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N/A
Continuous drive
6.0 fps
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N/A
Scene modes
  • Beach
  • Candlelight
  • Children
  • Close-up
  • Cuisine
  • Dawn
  • Dusk
  • Night landscape
  • Night portrait
  • Party
  • Portrait
  • Snow
  • Sports
  • Sunset
  • Landscape
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  • Beach
  • Candlelight
  • Children
  • Close-up
  • Dawn
  • Dusk
  • Food
  • Night landscape
  • Night portrait
  • Party
  • Pet
  • Portrait
  • Snow
  • Sports
  • Sunset
  • Landscape
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Self-timer
yes
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yes
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Metering modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Average
  • Spot
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N/A
3D support
yes
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N/A
Manual settings
yes
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yes
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Self-timer options
  • 2
  • 10
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N/A
Speed (JPEG)
6.0 fps
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8.0 fps
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Speed (RAW)
6.0 fps
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8.0 fps
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Exposure bracketing
0.3 - 2.0±EV
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0.3 - 0.5±EV
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Shooting modes
N/A
  • Aperture priority
  • Auto
  • Manual
  • Movie
  • Shutter priority
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Flash metering system
N/A
i-TTL
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Videography features

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Maximum resolution
  • 1920
  • 1080
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  • 3840
  • 2160
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Video recording
yes
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yes
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Recording resolutions
  • 640 x 480
  • 1280 x 720
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  • 1280 x 720
  • 1920 x 1080
  • 3840 x 2160
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HD type
Full HD
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4K Ultra HD
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Supported video file formats
MOV
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  • H.264
  • MOV
  • MP4
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Analog signal format system
  • NTSC
  • PAL
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N/A
Camera playback
  • Movie
  • Single image
  • Slide show
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  • Highlights
  • Movie
  • Single image
  • Slide show
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Max resolution (highest frame rate)
  • 1280
  • 720
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  • 1920
  • 1080
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Max frame rate (highest resolution)
24.0 fps
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30.0 fps
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Max frame rate (regardless of res.)
30.0 fps
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60.0 fps
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Motion JPEG frame rate
24.0 fps
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60.0 fps
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Video recording limit
N/A
80.0 min.
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Audio features

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Built-in microphone
yes
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yes
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Microphone type
Mono
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N/A
Speaker type
Mono
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N/A
Voice recording
yes
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N/A
Audio system
Stereo
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Stereo
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Supported audio file formats
PCM
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  • AAC
  • LPCM
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Noise reduction
yes
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yes
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Design

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Body type
SLR
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SLR
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Body material
Aluminum-magnesium
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Aluminum-magnesium
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Colour of product
Black
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Black
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Anti-dust system
yes
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yes
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Environmentally sealed
yes
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yes
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Dimensions

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Weight
27.51 oz
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25.4 oz
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Width
5.2 in
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5.33 in
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Height
4.06 in
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4.09 in
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Depth
3.03 in
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2.85 in
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Storage

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Compatible memory cards
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
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  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
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Dual memory card slots
yes
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N/A
Memory slots
1
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1
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Storage types
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
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  • SDHC
  • SD
  • SDXC
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Camera file system
  • DCF
  • DPOF
  • Exif 2.3
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  • DCF 2.0
  • Exif 2.3
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Power

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Power source type
  • AC
  • Battery
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Battery
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Battery life (CIPA)
1050
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950
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Battery technology
Lithium-Ion
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Lithium-Ion
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Number of batteries supported
1
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1
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AC adapter included
no
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yes
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Connectivity

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HDMI
yes
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yes
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HDMI ports quantity
1
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N/A
HDMI connector type
Mini
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Mini
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USB version
2.0
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2.0
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Microphone port
yes
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yes
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Wireless
Eye-Fi Connected
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N/A
DC-in jack
yes
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N/A
Remote control
yes
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N/A
PictBridge
no
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yes
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NFC
no
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no
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Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
no
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yes
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Bluetooth
no
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yes
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AV output
yes
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N/A
Firewire
no
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no
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USB port
N/A
yes
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USB connector type
N/A
Micro-USB B
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Supported WiFi types
N/A
  • IEEE 802.11b
  • IEEE 802.11g
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Bluetooth version
N/A
4.1
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Other features

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Timelapse recording
yes
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N/A
GPS
yes
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no
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Orientation sensor
yes
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N/A
Calendar
yes
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N/A
Energy Star certified
no
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N/A
Languages support
  • ARA
  • CHI
  • CHI
  • CZE
  • DAN
  • DEU
  • DUT
  • ENG
  • ESP
  • FIN
  • FRE
  • ITA
  • JPN
  • KOR
  • NOR
  • POL
  • POR
  • RUS
  • SWE
  • THA
  • TUR
  • UKR
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Multi
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Tripod mounting supported
yes
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yes
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On Screen Display (OSD) languages
  • ARA
  • CHI
  • CHI
  • CZE
  • DAN
  • DEU
  • DUT
  • ENG
  • ESP
  • FIN
  • FRE
  • ITA
  • JPN
  • KOR
  • NOR
  • POL
  • POR
  • RUS
  • SWE
  • THA
  • TUR
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N/A
Image editing modes
  • Resizing
  • Trimming
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  • Crop
  • Rotating
  • Trimming
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Tripod thread
N/A
1.0 in
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