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Outstanding performance for every aspiring photographer 10.2 effective megapixel Nikon DX Format CCD... See full description.
  • SLR
  • 3872x2592 pixels

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Outstanding performance for every aspiring photographer

  • 10.2 effective megapixel Nikon DX Format CCD image sensor
  • High-speed continuous shooting: 3 frames per second (fps) in bursts of up to 100 consecutive JPEG (FINE M-size or smaller) or 6 RAW (NEF) images
  • Advanced high-precision, high-performance imaging processing engine with color-independent pre-conditioning
  • 3D-Color Matrix Metering II with 420-pixel RGB sensor delivers consistent and dependable automatic exposure for ideal results in most lighting conditions
  • Refined 11-area AF system with new Auto-area AF mode and center sensor that can be switched to wide-frame operation for broader coverage
  • ISO AUTO mode automatically adjusts sensitivity between ISO 100 to 1600, maximizing available light to help achieve optimal exposure
  • Seven automated Digital Vari-Programs (Auto, Portrait, Landscape, Close Up, Sports, Night Landscape and Night Portrait) optimize white balance, sharpening, tone, color, saturation and hue to match the scene.
  • User-selectable choice of Normal, Softer, Vivid, More vivid, Portrait, Custom and Black-and-white image optimization options
  • Near-instant response with 0.18 sec. power-up and approx. 80-millisecond shutter release time lag promotes fast handling
  • Top shutter speed of 1/4,000 second and flash sync speeds up to 1/200 second
  • Fast image transfer via USB 2.0 Hi-Speed interface and SD memory card
  • Creative in-camera effects and editing functions consolidated under the new Retouch menu, including D-Lighting, Red-eye correction, Trim, Image Overlay, Monochrome settings (Black-and-white, Sepia, Cyanotype) and Filter Effects (Skylight, Warm filter, Color balance)
  • Multiple Exposure shooting option automatically produces an effect that resembles multiple exposure techniques used with film
  • Large 2.5-inch LCD monitor with ultra-wide 170-degree viewing angle for clear image preview and easy access to settings and information, including RGB Histograms
  • Selectable Slideshow function (Standard or Pictmotion)
  • SD memory card storage, SDHC compatible
  • Lightweight, compact body
  • High-energy EN-EL3e rechargeable lithium-ion battery delivers the power to shoot up to 2,700 pictures on a single charge and provides detailed battery status information. (Battery life figure determined by in-house test parameters)
  • Built-in Flash with i-TTL flash control and full support for Nikon’s Creative Lighting System
  • The D80 supports more than 43 AF NIKKOR lenses in addition to the growing family of DX NIKKOR lenses
  • Includes Nikon’s PictureProject software for easy control over image adjustment and management
  • Support for Nikon’s new Capture NX software, which provides easier access to powerful and visually intuitive enhancement tools that help tap the full potential of NEF images
product specification
Camera Type SLR
Resolution (Pixels) 3872x2592 pixels
Optical zoom ratio 1x optical zoom
Screen size 2.5"
Digital zoom ratio 1x digital zoom
Type of image stabiliser No image stabiliser
Touchscreen No
3D No
Colour Black
Media format SDHC Card storage
Media format SD Card storage
Memory card slot Yes
PictBridge Yes
Macro Mode Yes
Video recorder No
Manual Focus Yes
Timer Yes
Weight (g) 585g
Flash Yes
Body Only No
WiFi No
Shortest shutter speed 1/4000 min. shutter speed
Longest shutter speed 1/30 max. shutter speed
Waterproof No
USB port Yes
Dimensions (mm) 103x132x77mm
RAW Format No
GPS Receiver No
Max. Aperture Lens 1 f3.5-5.6 max. aperture lens 1
Filter Diameter (mm) Lens 1 62mm filter lens 1
Built-in flash Yes
Release date 5 Sep 2006
Height in mm 10.3
Width in mm Width: 132mm
Depth in mm 7.7
Serial Shot Mode Yes
Bluetooth No
Battery Model Camera Specific Powerpacks
Zoom Type not applicable
Autofocus Yes
Range Finder Type Optical/Electronic Viewfinder + LCD
Changeable Lens Yes
Type of lens Nikkor G-Type lens