Nikon

Nikon D90

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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
  • 3 in
  • no
Colors

Nikon D90 Full Specifications

Sensor

Sensor typeCMOS
Image sensor formatDX
Sensor size23.6 x 15.8 mm
Sensor photo detectors13 Mpx
Effective pixels12 Mpx
Image ratio w:h3:2
Max resolution4288, 2848
Other resolutions3216x2136, 2144x1424

Image

ISO Auto
ISO minimum200
ISO maximum6400
Boosted ISO maximum6400
Maximum image resolution4288, 2848
White balance presets12
White balance modesAuto, Cloudy, Flash, Fluorescent, Incandescent, Manual, Sunny
Custom white balance
Yes
Photo effectsBlack&White, Neutral, Vivid
Image stabilizer
Image stabilization type
Uncompressed formatRAW
Supported image file formatsJPG, RAW
HDR
AEB/HDR support

Optics & Focus

Lens mountNikon F
Optical zoom5.8 x
Magnification (Crop factor)1.5 x
Maximum aperture3.5
AF assist (auto-focus assist light)Lamp
Contrast autofocus
Brightness adjustment
Focus adjustmentAuto/Manual
Autofocus in recording mode
Focal length multiplier1.5×
AutofocusFace detection, Servo Auto Focus, Single Auto Focus
Auto Focus (AF) lock
Manual focus
Auto Focus (AF) assist beam
Number of focus points11
Max number of AF points (incl. assistant)11
Image stabiliserLens based only
Filter diameter2.64 in
Phase detection autofocus

Screen / viewfinder

Articulated LCDFixed
Screen technologyLCD
Screen size3.00 in
Screen dots920000
Touch screen
Field of view100 %
Live view
ViewfinderOptical
Viewfinder coverage96 %
Viewfinder magnification0.94 x
Diopter adjustment (D-D)2, 1
Eye relief0.77 in
Separate info display

Photography features

Camera shutter typeElectronic
Minimum shutter speed30 sec
Maximum shutter speed1/4000 sec
Shutter priority
Aperture priority
Manual exposure mode
Continuous shooting
Number of exposures2
Exposure compensation plus5
Exposure compensation minus-5
Expousure compensation steps1/3, 1/2
Auto exposure lock
AE EV steps1/3, 1/2, 2/3, 1
Self-timer delay2, 5, 10, 20
Histogram
AE frames2, 3
WB Bracketing
Yes
Subject / scene modes
Flash sync speed1/200s
External flash connectionHot shoe
Built-in flash
Flash metering systemi-TTL
Flash range669.29 in
External flash
Continuous drive4.5 fps
Scene modes
Close-up , Night portrait, Portrait, Sports, Landscape
Self-timer
Metering modesMulti, Center-weighted, Spot
Flash modesHigh-speed Sync, Redeye Reduction, Slow Sync
Manual settings
Self-timer options2, 5, 10, 20
Speed (JPEG)4.5 fps
Speed (RAW)4.5 fps
Exposure bracketing0.3 - 2.0±EV

Videography features

Maximum resolution1280, 720
Recording resolutions320 x 216, 640 x 424, 1280 x 720
HD typeHD
Supported video file formatsAVI, M-JPEG
Analog signal format systemNTSC
Camera playbackHighlights, Movie, Single image, Slide show, Thumbnails
Max frame rate (highest resolution)24 fps
Motion JPEG frame rate24 fps
Video recording

Audio features

Voice recording
Audio systemMono
Built-in microphone
Microphone typeMono

Dimensions

Body typeSLR
Body materialAluminium, Plastic
Colour of productBlack
Weight1.37 lb
Width5.20 in
Height4.06 in
Depth3.03 in
Environmentally sealed
Anti-dust system

Storage

Memory slots1
Compatible memory cardsSD, SDHC
Storage typesSD, SDHC
Maximum memory card size32 GB
Camera file systemDCF 2.0, DPOF, Exif 2.21

Power

Power source typeBattery
Battery life (CIPA)850
Battery technology
Lithium-Ion
Battery capacity1410 mAh
Battery voltage7.4 V
AC adapter includedY
Number of batteries supported1

Connectivity

USB version2.0
HDMI
yes
HDMI ports quantity1
HDMI version1.3a
HDMI connector typeMini
WirelessEye-Fi Connected
DC-in jack
Remote control
NFC
PictBridge
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
Firewire

Other features

Orientation sensor
GPS
Calendar
Album organization
Timelapse recording
Energy Star certified
Frame
Date imprinting
Languages support
CHI , CHI , DAN, DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, FIN, FRE, ITA, JPN, KOR, NOR, POL, POR, RUS, SWE
Tripod mounting supported
Image editing modesTrimming

Nikon D90 Online reviews

Nikon D90 Review
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Review - Nikon D90 digital SLR - (Apr 18) | MacNN
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Nikon D90 Review: Digital Photography Review
Almost exactly two years after the D80 was announced comes its replacement, the rather predictably named D90. The D80 has been one of Nikon's quiet successes, and even today, despite being positively Methuselah-like in digital camera terms it continues to sell and often makes its way into our top 10 most clicked on cameras. Because it looks so similar to the D80 the D90 appears at first glance to be one of those rather subdued incremental upgrades, but dig a little deeper and you'll find there's plenty to keep Nikon fans happy.Read more