Effective pixels
5.0 million (total pixels: 5.24 million)
Image size
[2560] (2,560 x 1,920 pixels), [1600] (1,600 x 1,200 pixels), [1280] (1,280 x 960 pixels), [1024] (1,024 x 768 pixels), [640] (640 x 480 pixels), [3:2] (2,560 x 1,704 pixels) selectable
Lens / Digital zoom
3x Zoom-Nikkor; 7.1-21.4mm (35mm [135] format equivalent to 28-85mm); f/2.8-4.8; 9 elements in 7 groups; 4x digital zoom
Focus range
50cm (19.7 in.) to infinity (∞), 2cm (0.8 in.) to infinity (∞) in Macro mode
Storage media
CompactFlash™ Card Type I/II, 512MB/1GB Microdrive™
Uncompressed: 12-bit RAW (NEF), HI (TIFF-RGB); Compressed: JPEG (Baseline-compliant: FINE, NORMAL, BASIC)
Number of frames (approx.)
RAW: 3, HI: 2, FINE: 13, NORMAL: 26, BASIC: 51 (With 32MB CF Card, image size 2,560 x 1,920)
Shooting modes
[AUTO], [CUSTOM] (includes shooting menu for control of Continuous, Movie, Best-Shot Selector, Clear Image, Noise Reduction, Image Adjustment, Image Sharpening, Digital zoom and Self-timer)
Built-in Speedlight
Range: 0.3 to 3.4m (1.0 to 11.2 ft.) [W], 0.3 to 2m (1.0 to 6.6 ft.) [T]; Flash control: Sensor flash system;
Flash modes: Auto, Flash Cancel (off), Red-Eye Reduction, Anytime Flash (fill-flash), Night Portrait (Slow Sync. Flash)
Power requirements
One Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL1, or 6V 2CR5 (or DURACELLhR DL245) lithium battery, AC Adapter/Battery Charger EH-21
Optional Battery Pack MB-E5000 is also available (for six 1.5V LR6 (AA-size alkaline [L40]), FR6 (AA-size lithium), NiCd or Ni-MH batteries)
Battery life
Approx. 100 min. with EN-EL1 when using LCD monitor
Approx. 101.5 x 81.5 x 67.5mm (4.0 x 3.2 x 2.7 in.) (W x H x D)
Approx. 360g (12.6 oz.) without battery and storage media

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