Effective pixels
5.0 million (total pixels: 5.24 million)
Image size
2560 (2,560 x 1,920), 3:2 (2,560 x 1,704), 1600 (1,600 x 1,200), 1280 (1,280 x 960), 1024 (1,024 x 768), 640 (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; 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
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
Automatic pop-up; Range: 0.5 to 4.0m (1.7 to 13.1 ft.) (W), 0.5 to 2.8m (1.7 to 9.2 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 DL245) lithium battery, AC Adapter/Battery Charger EH-21
Optional Battery Pack MB-E5700 is also available [for six 1.5V LR6 (AA-size alkaline), FR6 (AA-size lithium), NiCd or Ni-MH batteries]
Battery life
Approx. 90 min. with EN-EL1 battery when using LCD monitor
Dimensions (W x H x D)
Approx. 108 x 76 x 102mm (4.3 x 3.0 x 4.0 in.)
Approx. 480g (16.9 oz.) without battery and storage media

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