Type: Single-lens reflex digital camera
Lens Mount: Nikon F bayonet mount
Picture Angle: Nikon DX format (Effective picture angle 1.5x [Approx.] conversion factor)
Effective Pixels (Megapixels): 24.2 million
Sensor Size: 23.5 mm x 15.6 mm
Image Sensor Format: DX
Image Sensor Type: CMOS
Total Pixels: 24.7 million
Dust-Reduction System: Image sensor cleaning
Dust-Off Reference Photo: Yes
Image Area (pixels): DX-format
(L) 6,000 x 4,000
(M) 4,496 x 3,000
(S) 2,992 x 2,000
File Format Still Images: JPEG: JPEG-Baseline Compliant with Fine (approx 1:4), Normal (approx 1:8) or Basic (approx 1:16) Compression
NEF (RAW): compressed 12 or 14 bit
NEF (RAW) + JPEG: Single Photograph Recorded in both NEF (RAW) and JPEG Formats
Storage Media: SD; SDHC; SDXC
Card Slot: 1 Secure Digital (SD)
File System: Compliant with DCF (Design Rule for Camera File System) 2.0
DPOF (Digital Print Order Format)
EXIF 2.3 (Exchangeable Image File Format for Digital Still Cameras)
Viewfinder: Eye-level Pentamirror Single-Lens Reflex viewfinder
Viewfinder Frame Coverage: 95% horizontal
95% vertical (Approx.)
Viewfinder Magnification: 0.82x (Approx.)
Viewfinder Eyepoint: 17 mm (-1.0 m¯¹)
Viewfinder Diopter Adjustment: -1.7 to + 0.5m¯¹
Focusing Screen: Type B BriteView Clear Matte Mark VII screen
Reflex Mirror: Quick-return type
Mirror Lock Up: Yes (for image sensor cleaning)
Lens Aperture: Instant-return type
Lens Compatibility at a Glance: Autofocus is available with AF-S, AF-P, and AF-I lenses
Compatible Lenses: This camera supports autofocus with AF-P and type E and G AF-S lenses only.
AF NIKKOR for F3AF not supported.
AI-P NIKKOR: All Functions supported except autofocus and 3D Color Matrix Metering II.
Electronic rangefinder can be used if Maximum Aperture is f/5.6 or faster.
IX NIKKOR lenses cannot be used.
Non-CPU: Autofocus not supported. Can be used in mode M, but exposure meter does not function.
Other AF NIKKOR: All Functions Supported Except 3D Color Matrix Metering II.
Type D PC NIKKOR: All Functions Supported Except Autofocus and some Shooting Modes.
Type G or D AF NIKKOR not equipped with an autofocus motor: all functions supported except autofocus.