Digital Cameras > Nikon D300 (with 18-200mm Lens)
Nikon D300 (with 18-200mm Lens)

Nikon D300 (with 18-200mm Lens)

12.3MP Digital SLR Camera with 11.1x Optical Zoom
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General

Brand Name

:
Nikon

Model Name

:
D300 (with 18-200mm Lens)

Date Available

:
November 28, 2007
Physical

Camera Format

:
SLR

Size (W x H x D)

:
5.8 x 4.5 x 2.9 in.

Weight (without batteries)

:
29.1 oz

Weight (with batteries)

:
31.9 oz

Easy to Use

:
No

Colors

:
Black

Body Material

:
Magnesium Alloy

Tripod Mount Available

:
Yes
Image Capture

Sensor Type

:
CMOS

Sensor Size

:
23.6 x 15.8 mm

Effective Sensor Resolution

:
12.3 megapixels

Max Image Resolution

:
4288 x 2848 pixels

Anti-Dust Available

:
Yes

Anti-Dust Technology

:
Low-pass Filter Vibration

Shutter Lag Time (pre-focused)

:
0.06 sec

Shutter Lag Time (including auto-focus time)

:
0.2 - 0.4 sec

Power to First Shot Time

:
0.3 sec

Max Shooting Speed (continuous)

:
6.1 frames/sec

Max Shooting Speed (burst)

:
6.1 frames/sec
Video Capture

Video Available

:
No
Lens System

Min Focal Length (35 mm equivalent)

:
27 mm

Max Focal Length (35 mm equivalent)

:
300 mm

Optical Zoom

:
11.1x

Image Stabilization Available

:
No

Manual Focus Available

:
Yes

Auto Focus Assist Light Available

:
Yes

Min Focus Distance (not macro)

:
20.0 in.

Interchangeable Lenses Available

:
Yes

Compatible Lenses

:
Nikon F
Aperture and Shutter

Max Aperture (wide-angle)

:
f/3.5

Max Aperture (tele-photo)

:
f/5.6

Max Shutter Speed

:
1/8000 sec

Smile Detection Available

:
No
Exposure Controls

Min ISO Setting

:
100

Max ISO Setting

:
6400

Aperture Priority Mode Available

:
Yes

Shutter Priority Mode Available

:
Yes

Full Manual Exposure Mode Available

:
Yes

Face Detection Available

:
No

Exposure Compensation

:
+/- 5.0 EV
Viewfinder and Display

Viewfinder Available

:
Yes

Viewfinder Type

:
Optical

Dioptric Adjustment Available

:
Yes

LCD Screen Size

:
3.0 in.

LCD Screen Resolution

:
920000 pixels

Display Mounting

:
Built-in
Flash

Flash Recycling Time

:
3.2 sec

External Flash Connection Available

:
Yes

External Flash Connection Type

:
Hot Shoe, Sync Terminal
Image Storage

Storage Media

:
CompactFlash Card, MicroDrive

Sensor Raw Format Available

:
Yes
Interfaces

Computer Interface

:
USB 2.0 Hi-Speed (480 Mbit/s)

Video Out Interface Available

:
Yes
Power

Battery Type

:
Proprietary Lithium Ion Rechargeable

Battery Life

:
1000 shots

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