Effective pixels
8.0 million (total pixels: 8.31 million)
Image size
8M (3,264 x 2,448), 3:2 (3,264 x 2,176), 5M (2,592 x 1,944), 3M (2,048 x 1,536), 2M (1,600 x 1,200), 1M (1,280 x 960), PC (1,024 x 768), TV (640 x 480)
Lens / Digital zoom
8x Zoom-Nikkor; 8.9 - 71.2mm (35mm [135] format equivalent to 35-280mm) f/2.8-4.2 with macro; 14 elements in 10 groups; 4x digital zoom
Focus range
50cm (19.7 in.) to infinity (∞); 3cm (1.2 in.) to infinity (∞) in Macro mode (middle zoom position)
Storage media
CompactFlash™ Card Type I/II, Microdrive™
System: Exif 2.2 file (uncompressed RAW [NEF] and TIFF-RGB or compressed JPEG)
Design rule for Camera File system (DCF), Digital Print Order Format (DPOF), QuickTime Motion JPEG (Movie, Audio)
Number of frames (approx.)
RAW: 20, HI: 10, FINE: 64, NORMAL: 126, BASIC 244 (With 256MB CF Card, image size 3,264 x 2,448)
Shooting modes
AUTO, SCENE, Custom 1, Custom 2 (includes shooting menu for control of Continuous, Movie, Best-Shot Selector, Noise Reduction, Image Adjustment, Image Sharpening, Digital zoom and Self-timer)
Built-in Speedlight
Automatic pop-up; Shooting range: approx. 0.5 to 4.1m (1.6 to 13.5 ft.) (W), approx. 0.5 to 2.7m (1.6 to 8.9 ft.) (T); Flash control: Sensor flash system;
Flash modes: 1) Auto Flash, 2) Flash Cancel, 3) Red-Eye Reduction, 4) Anytime Flash, 5) Night Portrait (Slow Sync Flash)
Power requirements
One Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL1 (included), Battery Pack MB-E5700 (optional) with six 1.5V LR6 (AA-size alkaline), 1.5V FR lithium, 1.2V NiMH, or 1.2V NiCd batteries, one 2CR5 (DL245) lithium battery (optional), AC Adapter EH-53 (optional)
Battery life
210 images (EN-EL1)/240 images (2CR5) when using LCD monitor
Dimensions (W x H x D)
113 x 78 x 105mm (4.4 x 3.1 x 4.1 in.)
Approx. 480g (17 oz.) (without battery and storage media)

Specifications are subject to change without any notice or obligation on the part of the manufacturer.