Nikon D3000 review

Full specification for Nikon D3000

Sensor 10.2MP CCD
Output Size 3872 x 2592 pixels
Focal Length Mag Approx 1.5x
Lens Mount F
File Format Raw, JPEG, Raw+JPEG
Compression Three-stage JPEG
ISO 100-1600 (extendable to ISO 3200)
Shutter Speeds 1/4000 to 30sec, bulb
Drive Mode Single, continuous (3fps), timer, quick remote, delayed remote
Viewfinder Type Eye-level pentamirror
Field of View 95% horizontal, 95% vertical
LCD 3in, 230k dot LCD
Live Mode No
Built-in Image Stabilisation No, lens based
Dust Reduction Yes
Focusing Modes Single-servo AF, continuous-servo AF, auto AF-S/AF-C, predictive AF tracking, manual
Exposure Modes PASM, auto, seven scene
Metering System 3D color matrix metering II, centre-weighted, spot
Exposure Comp +/- 5EV in 1/3 EV steps
Colour Space AdobeRGB, sRGB
White Balance Auto, 12 presets, manual
White Balance Bracket No
Colour Temp Control No
DoF Prview No
Built-in Flash Yes, GN 12m @ ISO 100
Max Flash Sync 1/200sec
PC Socket No
Cable Release Optional
Memory Card SD / SDHC
Power Rechargeable Li-ion battery
Connectivity USB 2.0
Dimensions 126 x 97 x 64mm
Weight 485 (without battery, card or acc)
AF Points 11 (including 1 cross-type sensor)

Manufacturer website: Nikon

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Design 18/20
Image Quality 17/20
Performance 18/20
Value 17/20
Features 16/20
Overall Score 86%