Nikon-original FX-format CMOS Sensor Newly engineered for striking image fidelity and low-noise, optimizing pixel size and count in a 12.1-megapixel sensor to produce extraordinarily rich files.
Low Noise ISO Sensitivity from 200 to 12,800 Renowned low-noise performance at 12,800, plus expanded settings to an astounding ISO 102,400 (equivalent) and ISO 100 (equivalent).
Continuous Shooting Up to 9 FPS Secure exacting moments in time with an expanded buffer, allowing continuous capture of up to 82 JPEG (fine) or 36 14-bit NEF (RAW) images.
HD Video Capture Record smooth 24 fps HD video, leveraging low-noise D3S image quality along withhigh fidelity stereo sound capability.
One-button Live View with Two Shooting Modes Two modes for studio or remote shooting Tripod Mode offers 27x magnification forprecise focus confirmation.
3-Inch Super-density 921,000-dot VGA LCD Monitor D3S monitors are individually calibrated during assembly to assure accuracy.
Dynamic Integrated Dust Reduction System Ultrasonic process combats the accumulation of dust on the optical low-pass filter, safeguarding image quality.
Nikon EXPEED Image Processing Drives breathtakingly rich image fidelity, low-noise and fast image processing.
Fast, Accurate 51-Point AF System 4 Dynamic modes and 15 cross-type sensors deliver AF precision and razor sharpness.
1,005-Pixel 3D Color Matrix Metering II Nikon-pioneered RGB metering includes color information to intelligently determine more accurate exposures.
Scene Recognition System Referencing an onboard image database, teamed with RGB metering, SRS enhances exposure and white balance evaluation and improves AF speed and accuracy.
Rugged and Precise Magnesium Alloy Construction Effectively protected from invasive dust, moisture and electromagnetic interference with a self-diagnostic shutter mechanism tested to exceed 300,000 cycles.
Nikon Picture Control Four preset options and 9 customizable settings provide personalized style control.
100% Viewfinder Coverage
Dual CF Card Slots with Overflow, Backup and Copy Options