Nikon D600 Review

 
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Model Name: Nikon D600 
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Manufacturer URL: Mfr. Website
General
Model Number: D600 
Camera Format: Pro SLR 
Currently Manufactured: Yes 
Retail Price: $2699.95
Street Price:  
Date Available: 2012-09-18
Tripod Mount: Yes (Metal)
Weight: 47.6 oz (1,350 g)
includes batteries, kit lens
Weight With Batteries? Yes
Weight Includes Kit Lens? Yes
Size: 5.6 x 4.4 x 3.2 in.
(141 x 113 x 82 mm)
Waterproof: No
Image Sensor
Sensor Type: CMOS 
Sensor Manufacturer: Sony 
Total Megapixels: 24.7
Effective Megapixels: 24.3 
Sensor Format: 35mm 
Sensor Size (dia.): 1.70"
Focal Length Multiplier: 1.0
Color Filter Type: RGBG 
Self-Cleaning: Yes 
Sensor-shift Stabilized: No 
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 6016 x 4016 (24.2 MP, Other),
4512 x 3008 (13.6 MP, 3:2),
3008 x 2008 (6.0 MP, Other),
3936 x 2624 (10.3 MP, 3:2),
2944 x 1968 (5.8 MP, Other),
1968 x 1312 (2.6 MP, 3:2)
Image File Format: JPEG (EXIF 2.3), RAW (NEF), 14 or 12-bit; TIFF 
Video Capture
Movie Mode: Yes 
Movie Resolution: 1920x1080, 1280x720
Movie Frame Rate: 30p/25p/24p, 60p/50p/30p/25p
Movie Audio: Yes 
Movie File Format: MOV (H.264/MPEG-4 AVC video with Linear PCM audio) 
Optics
Lens Mount: Nikon F mount 
Kit Lens: AF-S 24-85mm f/3.5-4.5G ED VR
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 24 - 85 mm
Zoom Ratio: 3.54x
Aperture Range: f/3.5 - f/22 (wide) / f/4.5 - f/29 (tele) 
Normal Focus Range: 38 cm to Infinity
15.0 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range:  
Optical Image Stablization: Yes
Digital Zoom: No 
Digital Zoom Values: n/a
Filter Thread: 72mm
Auto Focus
Auto Focus: Yes 
Auto Focus Type: 39-point (9 cross type) TTL phase detection with 3D focus tracking via Nikon Multi-CAM 4800FX; Contrast-detect AF in Live View & Movie modes 
Face Detection: Yes 
Auto Focus Assist Light? Yes 
Manual Focus: Yes 
Viewfinder
Viewfinder: Yes 
Viewfinder Type: SLR type; fixed eye-level pentaprism, 100% coverage, 0.70x magnification, 20.6mm eyepoint, -3 to +1 diopter 
Display
LCD Viewfinder: Yes 
LCD Size (inches): 3.2
LCD Resolution: 921,000 dots (307,200 px)
Touchscreen: No 
Articulating LCD: No 
Max Playback Zoom:  
Exposure
ISO Settings: ISO 100 - 6400, Lo-1 (ISO 50), Hi-1 (ISO 12,800), Hi-2 (ISO 25,600), Auto (adjustable)
Auto ISO Mode: Yes
White Balance Settings: Auto, seven manual modes can be preset with fine-tuning; color temperature setting, custom 
Shutter Speed Range: 30 - 1/4000
Bulb Mode: Yes 
Exposure Compensation: +/- 5.0EV in 0.3EV steps
Metering Modes: 2016-pixel 3D Color Matrix Metering II, Center-weighted, Spot (1.5%) centered on selected focus area 
Program AE: Yes 
Aperture Priority: Yes 
Shutter Priority: Yes 
Full Manual Exposure: Yes 
Creative Exposure Modes: Scene (portrait, landscape, child, sports, close up, night portrait, night landscape, party/indoor, beach/snow, sunset, dusk/dawn, pet portrait, candlelight, blossom, autumn colors, food, silhouette, high key, low key), HDR, Active D-Lighting 
Self Timer: 2/5/10/20 seconds
Time Lapse: Yes 
Flash
Built-in Flash: Yes 
Flash Modes: Front-curtain sync, Slow sync, Rear-curtain sync, Red-eye reduction, Red-eye reduction with slow sync; built-in flash supports wireless Commander mode 
Flash Guide Number (ISO 100): 12.0 m / 39.4 ft.
Flash Range Description: Lens aperture dependent  
Max Flash Sync: 1/200 
Flash Exp Compensation: -3 to +1 EV in 1.0EV steps
Ext Flash Connection: ISO-type Hot Shoe 
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SD / SDHC / SDXC 
Memory Included (MB):  
File System:  
DCF Compliant: Yes 
Connectivity
Composite Video Out: No 
NTSC/PAL Switchable: n/a 
Video Usable as Viewfinder: n/a 
HD Video Out: Yes 
HD Video Connection: HDMI 
Built-In Wi-fi: No 
Computer/Printer: USB 2.0 High Speed
PictBridge Compliant: Yes 
DPOF Compliant: Yes 
Remote Control: Yes 
Remote Control Type: Optional wired or wireless 
Other Connection: Type-C Mini HDMI, 10-pin Accessory Terminal, Stereo Mic Jack, Stereo Headphone Jack 
Power
Battery Form Factor: Proprietary EN-EL15 
Usable Battery Types: Lithium-ion rechargeable or MB-D14 battery grip 
Batteries Included: 1 x Proprietary EN-EL15 Lithium-ion rechargeable
Battery Charger Included: Yes 
CIPA Rating: 900
Software
Included Software: Nikon ViewNX 2 CD-ROM 
OS Compatibility:  
Miscellaneous
Notes & Features: 24.3MP full frame (35.9 x 24mm) CMOS sensor, EXPEED 3 processor, 5.5 fps burst mode, 150K shutter, locking mode dial, dual SD card slots, UHS-1 compliant, uncompressed Full HD 8-bit video streaming via HDMI, stereo mic jack, headphone jack. 

 


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