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Nikon Digital SLR Camera Archives

Nikon's world famous digital SLR cameras produced during the years 2006 to 2010 are listed below. Nikon's new digital SLR and mirrorless cameras can be found here.

Nikon Digital SLR Camera Archives 2006 - 2010

Nikon D7000 Digital SLR Camera

- Available in October 2010 for $1499 inc. 18-105mm VR lens.
- 16.2 megapixel CMOS sensor. Nikon F mount. Expeed 2.
- Body is sealed against moisture and dust.
- 3" LCD with 921,600 pixels. Live view. Shoots at 6 fps.
- Optical viewfinder with 100% coverage. RAW & jpeg.
- HD video at 1920 x 1080 at 24 fps for upto 20 minutes. H.264.
- ISO 100 to 6400 and 25.600. Shutter speeds 30 to 1/8000 sec
- Wireless flash support. X-sync at 1/250 sec. Pop up flash.
- HDMI. SD/SDHC/SDXC cards. EN-EL15 Li-on Battery.
- Size 132 x 105 x 77mm. Weight 780g inc. battery.

Nikon D3100 Digital SLR Camera

- Released in September 2010 for $699 inc. 18-55mm lens.
- Nikon F mount. 14.2 megapixel CMOS sensor. DX format.
- 3" LCD with live view and face detection. Compact body.
- Autofocus supported on AF-S lenses only. Active D lighting.
- Expeed 2 image processor. Dust reduction. Special effects.
- Full HD video at 1920 x 1080 using H.264 codec.
- In-camera image and video editing.
- ISO 100 to 12800. SD, SDHC & SDXC cards.
- Shutter speeds 30 to 1/4000. Built in flash. X-sync 1/200 sec.
- EN-EL14 battery. HDMI. Size 124 x 96 x 75mm. Weight 505g.

Nikon D3S Digital SLR Camera

- Available in November 2009 for $5200 body only.
- Nikon F mount. 12.1 megapixel FX full frame CMOS sensor.
- 100% optical viewfinder. 97% for DX lenses. 0.70x mag.
- 3" LCD with 921,000 pixels. Live View. Full manual controls.
- Weather sealed body. Dust reduction. ISO 200 to 12,800
- RAW & jpeg. Shoots at 9 fps. Auto-bracketing.
- Active D-Lighting. Hot shoe. Flash sync socket.
- Shutter speeds 30 to 1/8000 + bulb. Flash X-sync upto 1/250.
- HD movies at 1280 x 720 (30fps) using full FX sensor.
- USB2. HDMI. NTSC/PAL. Compactflash Type I.
- Battery EN-EL4a/EL4. Size 160 x 157 x 88mm. Weight 1240g.

Nikon D300s Digital SLR Camera

- Available late August 2009 for $1799 body. Nikon F mount.
- 12.3 megapixel Sony CMOS sensor. Dust reduction.
- Weather sealed body. RAW, TIFF & Jpeg files. ISO upto 3200.
- 100% optical viewfinder. 3" LCD (920,000 pixels). Live view.
- Shoot at 7 fps. Shutter speeds 30 secs to 1/8000 sec + bulb.
- Hotshoe. Full manual controls. Flash sync port. Wireless flash.
- 5 minute HD movie mode at 1280 x 720 (24 fps). Stereo microphone, HDMI & USB2. Compactflash & SD/SDHC cards.
- Size 147 x 114 x 74mm. Weight 938g inc. EN-EL3e batteries.

Nikon D3000 Entry Level Digital SLR Camera

- Available late August 2009 for $599 inc. 18-55 VR lens.
- 10.2 megapixel CCD. Dust reduction. Full manual controls.
- Nikon F mount. Autofocus only with AF-S & AF-I lenses.
- 3" LCD with 230k pixels. No live view. RAW. ISO 100 to 3200.
- Optical viewfinder with 95% coverage and 0.8x magnification.
- Stop movie motion mode using still images. Hotshoe.
- SD/SDHC memory cards. EN-EL9a battery for 550 shots.
- Nikon D3000 body size 126 x 97 x 64mm. Weight 536g.

Nikon D5000 Digital SLR Camera

- Available late April 2009. $730 body. Nikon F mount.
- 12.3 megapixel CMOS sensor. Live view. Rotating 2.7" LCD.
- Autofocus on AF-S & AI-S lenses only. Dust reduction system.
- High definition movies at 1280 x 720 at 24 fps - M-Jpeg codec.
- D-lighting. Full manual controls. Raw & jpeg formats.
- ISO from 200 to 3200. Can expand to 100 to 6400.
- Shutter speeds 30 secs to 1/4000. X-sync at 1/200.
- Optical viewfinder. Magnification at 0.78x. 95% coverage.
- Size 127 x 104 x 80mm. Weight 560g body. EN-EL9a battery.

Nikon D3X Professional Digital SLR Camera

- Due October 2008. $999 body & $1299 with 18-105mm lens.
- 12.3 megapixel CMOS sensor. DX format. Nikon F mount.
- 5 minute HD avi movies at 1280 x 720 (24 fps) with sound.
- HDMI output. Nikon EXPEED. RAW & Jpeg formats.
- Shutter speed 30 to 1/4000. X-Sync 1/200. Wireless flash.
- 3" 920,000 pixels LCD. Live View. D-Lighting.
- Large optical viewfinder with 0.94 magnification.
- Full manual controls. Size 132 x 103 x 77mm. Body 620g.

Nikon D700 Professional Digital SLR Camera

- Available in July 2008 for $2999 body only. Nikon F mount.
- Nikon 12.1 megapixel FX format CMOS sensor (23.9 x 36mm)
- Rugged construction. Protected against dust & moisture.
- Dynamic integrated dust reduction system. Active D Lighting.
- Live view to suit both handheld and tripod use.
- 5 fps continuous shooting. ISO from 200 to 6400 - low noise.
- 3 inch 920,000 dot LCD. 1,005 pixel 3D color matrix metering.
- Nikon EXPEED image processor. Multi-CAM3500FX auto focus.
- Large 0.72x magnification viewfinder with 95% coverage.
- HDMI HD video output. Compact flash I/II - UDMA compatible.
- First Nikon professional DSLR with built in flash. Sync 1/250.
- Nikon D700 weight 995g. Size 147 x 123 x 77mm.

Nikon D60 Digital SLR Camera

- Available with new 18-55 mm VR lens in February 2008.
- 10.2 megapixel CCD. Active D-lighting. 2.5" 230k LCD.
- Compatible with all Nikon F mount lenses. Autofocus on AF-S.
- Full manual controls. ISO 100 to 1600. Shutter 30 - 1/4000.
- Bright viewfinder with 0.8X magnification & 95% coverage.
- Fast operation from EXPEED image processing engine.
- JPEG & RAW support. Shoot jpegs at 3 fps. X-Sync 1/200.
- Dust reduction system using 'Airflow Control System' .
- New stop animation facility. Create movie from upto 100 jpegs - Weight 522g inc. battery. Size 126 x 94 x 64mm.

Nikon D300 Digital SLR Camera

- Nikon D300 available from November 2007
- New 12.3 megapixel CMOS sensor
- Protected against dust and moisture
- Two live view shooting modes
- Advanced 3" TFT with 920,000 resolution
- Continuous shooting at 6 fps
- Advanced 51 point autofocus with 3D focus tracking
- Dust reduction system with built in self cleaning sensor
- Expeed image processing system. Weight 825 grams.

Nikon D3 Digital SLR Camera

- Announced August 2007. Available November 2007.
- Full frame 23.9 x 36mm 12.1 megapixel CMOS sensor
- Low noise with ISO range from 200 to 6400
- High resolution 3" TFT with 920,000 pixels
- Advanced 51 point autofocus with 3D focus tracking
- Expeed image processing engine
- Fastest full frame D-SLR at 9 fps.
- Built to withstand extreme conditions.
- Sealed against dust & moisture.
- Two live view modes. Weight 1240 grams.

Nikon D40x Digital SLR Camera

- Nikon D40x announced April 2007.
- 10.2 megapixel CCD.
- Hotshoe with X-1/250. Full manual controls. RAW format.
- Nikon F mount but autofocus only on AF-S & AF-I lenses.
- ISO 100 to 1600. JPEG shooting 3 fps unlimited. 2.5" LCD.
- Almost identical to the 6 megapixel Nikon D40.
- Small & light body. Weight 471g w/o battery.

Nikon D80 Digital SLR Camera

- Nikon D80 announced August 2006.
- 10.2 megapixel CCD. APS size sensor 23.6 x 15.8mm.
- Full manual controls. RAW format. 3 fps jpegs.
- Shutter speeds 30 seconds to 1/4000. Hotshoe with X-1/200.
- Nikon F mount. Compatible with nearly all Nikon lenses.
- ISO 100 to 1600 with 3200 boost. 2.5" LCD.
- Almost identical to the 6 megapixel Nikon D40.
- Body Weight 668g inc. battery. Size 132 x 103 x 77mm.