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Nikon D40


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Manufacturer Nikon USA
Model name D40
Date announced 2006-11-16
MSRP $499
Street price N/A
Official site D40 Homepage
 
Camera type Digital SLR
Sensor size (type) 23.7 x 15.6 mm (CCD)
Max still resolution 3008 x 2000 (6 Megapixel)
 
Zoom capability N/A
Focal length
(35mm equivalent)
N/A
Max aperture N/A
Lens mount
(D-SLR/ILC only)
N/A
Crop factor
(D-SLR/ILC only)
1.5x
Autofocus Yes
AF-assist lamp Yes
Image stabilization
(Optical only)
No
Macro (min distance) N/A
 
Built-in flash Yes
External flash support Yes
Supports conversion lenses N/A
Supports underwater case
 
LCD size 2.5"
LCD resolution 230,000 pixels
LCD position Fixed
Viewfinder Optical
Viewfinder mag.
(D-SLR only)
0.8x
Viewfinder coverage 95%
 
Manual controls Exposure compensation, shutter speed, aperture, white balance, focus
ISO range 200/400/800/1600/3200
RAW/TIFF support RAW
 
Movie mode (format) No
Max movie resolution N/A
Sound in movies No
Zoom usable in movies
 
Storage method SD/SDHC/MMC card (no card included)
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Storage capacity
(out of the box)
N/A
 
Battery used EN-EL9 (1)
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Battery life
(CIPA standard)
470 shots
 
Video output Yes
HDMI output No
USB output Yes (2.0)
 
Dimensions
(W x H x D)
5.0 x 3.7 x 2.5 in (127.0 x 94.0 x 63.5 mm)
Weight (empty) 17 oz (482 g)
 
Included software PictureProject
 
Misc. notes Supports all Nikon AF-S and AF-I lenses -- other lenses will not have autofocus; 1.5x focal length conversion; compact body.
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