IMAGING: 16.2MP effective, APS-C sized CMOS sensor captures images at 4928x3264 pixels with 14 bits/color in RAW.
STORAGE: SD/SDHC/SDXC stores JPEG, NEF RAW, and RAW + JPEG files.
VIDEO: Up to 1920x1080p, 24 fps or 1280x720p, 30 fps, MOV H.264 format files; built-in mono mic, stereo mic input, contrast-detection AF with continuous and subject tracking modes.
BURST RATE: Full-sized JPEGs (Fine mode), up to 31 shots at 6 fps; RAW (14-bit), up to 10 shots at 6 fps.
AF SYSTEM: TTL phase detection with 39 illuminated focus points (9 cross-type); single-shot and continuous AF with 3D predictive tracking. Tested sensitivity down to EV –1 (at ISO 100, f/1.4).
LIVE VIEW AF: TTL contrast detection.
SHUTTER SPEEDS: 1/8000 to 30 sec, plus B (1/3-EV increments); 150,000-cycle rating.
METERING: 2,016-pixel RGB sensor TTL metering, evaluative, centerweighted, and spot (approx. 2.5% of frame), EV 0–20 (ISO 100).
ISO RANGE: ISO 100–12,800 (in 1/3-EV increments), expandable to ISO 25,600 (in 1-EV increment).
FLASH: Built-in pop-up with i-TTL autoflash, GN 39 (ISO 100, feet); wireless flash control of off-camera units; flash sync to 1/250 sec.
VIEWFINDER: Fixed eye-level pentaprism.
LCD: 3-inch TFT with 921,000-dot resolution.
OUTPUT: Hi-Speed USB 2.0, mini-HDMI video, composite video, remote/GPS jack.
BATTERY: Rechargeable EN-EL15 Li-ion, CIPA rating 1050 shots.
SIZE/WEIGHT: 5.2x4.1x3.0 in., 1.7 lb with an SD card and battery.
STREET PRICE: $1,200, body only; $1,500, with 18–105mm f/3.5–5.6 VR lens.