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Nikon D3000 Digital Camera

10 Megapixels10 MegapixelsSingle Lens ReflexSingle Lens ReflexContinuous DriveContinuous DriveManual Controls: Both fully-manual (M) and semi-automatic modes (T and V).Manual Controls: Both fully-manual (M) and semi-automatic modes (T and V).Custom White-Balance: Specifies exactly what should be white to the camera.Custom White-Balance: Specifies exactly what should be white to the camera.Action Photography: Shutter speeds of 1/1500 or more.Action Photography: Shutter speeds of 1/1500 or more.Night Photography: Reaches shutter-speeds longer than 4 seconds.Night Photography: Reaches shutter-speeds longer than 4 seconds.Hotshoe: Allows external flash units to be attached.Hotshoe: Allows external flash units to be attached.Spot MeteringSpot MeteringAccepts Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) and SD memory.Accepts Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) and SD memory.Neocamera detailed reviewNeocamera detailed reviewDiscontinued: No longer produced by the manufacturer. May still be in stock or found used.Discontinued: No longer produced by the manufacturer. May still be in stock or found used.

Model Specifications

BrandNikon ModelD3000
Sensor 10 Megapixels CMOS Sensor Size 24 x 16mm
Anti-Alias Filter Yes Sensor Aspect 3:2 Aspect-Ratio
StabilizationNo Dust-ReductionYes
Sensitivity ISO 100 - 1600 *Expanded range: 100-3200 Shutter-Speed 1/4000 - 30s
Lens MountNikon F No AF-Coupling MountCrop Factor1.5X
Filter DiameterN /A Focus System 11-point Phase-Detect, Assist-lamp *3D Tracking, Closest Subject Priority
Viewfinder Type Reflex OVF Viewfinder Size 0.80X - 95% Coverage
Display Attachment Fixed Display Size 3" LCD 230K Pixels 100% Coverage
Exposure ModesP, A, T, M, B Scene Modes6Portrait, Landscape, Night Portrait, Child, Macro, Sports
MeteringMulti-Segment, Center-Weighed, Spot Bracketing
Exposure Compensation ±5 EV, 1/3 EV Flash Compensation -3..+1 EV, 1/3 EV
White Balance Auto , Presets, Custom White Balance Tuning 2 Axis, 13 steps
Continuous Drive 3 FPS, Unlimited JPEG, 6 RAW Self Timer Yes *2s, 5s, 10s, 20s
Command Dials 1 DOF Preview No
Protection Dust Reduction Yes
Digital Level Tripod Mount Yes
Remote Trigger Eye-Start Sensor No
HDR No Orientation Sensor Yes
Interval Timer No Multiple Exposure No
Image Formats JPEG RAW Flash Ports Hot-Shoe
Built-In Flash Yes (GN 12) Flash Sync 1/200s
Video Capture Sound Input
Video Format WiFi No
Memory Secure Digital High Capacity GPS No
Battery Lithium-Ion Battery Life 550 *CIPA Standard, 50% flash use.
Introduced 2009-07-28, DiscontinuedYES Construction Standard
Size 129 x 97 x 65mm (W x H x D) Weight 536g

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Nikon D3000 Facts

SLR digital camera
10 Megapixels DSLRISO 100-3200
Nikon F Mount
1.5X FLM

Sensor-Size: 24 x 16mm

APS-C Sensor

Actual size when viewed at 100 DPI

Shutter 1/4000-30s
95% Coverage
Medium Viewfinder
Full manual controls, including Manual Focus
Built-in Dust ReductionCustom white-balance with 2 axis fine-tuning
3 FPS Drive, Unlimited ImagesSpot-Metering
3" LCD 230K PixelsHot-Shoe
Lithium-Ion
Secure Digital High Capacity
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