At A Glance

The D40X is a great bargain, as long as you can live without exposure bracketing, depth of field preview, and dust removal.

Manufacturer’s Description

  • Extraordinary Nikon Image Quality
  • Nikon's Smallest Digital SLR Ever!
  • High-Performance 10.2 Megapixels Nikon DX Format CCD Imaging Sensor
  • Fast Startup with Instant Shutter Response
  • Shoot at up to 3 Frames per Second
  • 2.5", 230,000-Dot Color LCD Monitor with 170-Degree Wide-Angle Viewing
  • Built-in Speedlight with i-TTL Automatic Flash Control
  • 8 Digital-Vari Program Automatic Shooting Modes
  • New Advanced HELP Menu System with Assist Images
  • Image Optimization Options
  • Up to 520 Images per Battery Charge
  • The Specs

    Battery Information
    Battery Built-in No
    Battery Included Yes
    Display & Graphics
    Screen Size 2.50 "
    Effective Camera Resolution 10.2 Megapixels
    Exposure
    Shortest Shutter Speed 1/4000 Second
    Longest Shutter Speed 30 Second
    Flash
    Flash Modes Auto Flash, Red-eye Reduction
    General Information
    Manufacturer Nikon Corporation
    Manufacturer Part Number 9421
    UPC Code 018208094219
    Brand Name Nikon
    Product Name D40X Digital SLR Camera
    Marketing Information
  • Extraordinary Nikon Image Quality
  • Nikon's Smallest Digital SLR Ever!
  • High-Performance 10.2 Megapixels Nikon DX Format CCD Imaging Sensor
  • Fast Startup with Instant Shutter Response
  • Shoot at up to 3 Frames per Second
  • 2.5", 230,000-Dot Color LCD Monitor with 170-Degree Wide-Angle Viewing
  • Built-in Speedlight with i-TTL Automatic Flash Control
  • 8 Digital-Vari Program Automatic Shooting Modes
  • New Advanced HELP Menu System with Assist Images
  • Image Optimization Options
  • Up to 520 Images per Battery Charge
  • Product Model D40x
    Product Type Digital SLR Camera
    Image
    Maximum Image Resolution 3872 x 2592
    Lens
    Optical Zoom 3.0 x
    Focus Modes Auto, Manual
    Memory
    Memory Card Supported Secure Digital (SD) Card
    Miscellaneous
    Package Contents
  • D40x Digital SLR Camera
  • 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G ED II AF-S DX Zoom Nikkor Lens
  • EN-EL9 Rechargeable Li-ion Battery
  • MH-23 Quick Charger
  • UC-E4 USB Cable
  • DK-16 Rubber Eyecup
  • Camera Strap
  • BF-1A Body Cap
  • DK-5 Eyepiece Cap
  • BS-1 Accessory Shoe Cap
  • Software CD-ROM
  • Network & Communication
    GPS No
    Physical Characteristics
    Camera Assembly Body with Lens Kit
    Height 3.7"
    Width 5.0"
    Depth 2.5"
    Weight (Approximate) 16.96 oz
    Viewfinder
    Viewfinder Type SLR
    Warranty
    Limited Warranty 1 Year

    Performance

    Performance (New)
    Exposure Good
    Color Very Good
    Sharpness Good
    Distortion Good
    Performance
    Image Quality, Distortion--Noise 70.9
    Image Quality, Exposure--Flash 69.1
    Image Quality, Exposure--Normal 39.7
    Number of Shots 500.0
    Battery Life (minutes) 273.5
    Image Quality Score Superior
    Image Quality, Distortion 67.9
    Image Quality, Distortion--Sharp Interpolation 64.7
    Image Quality, Exposure 48.6
    Image Quality, Sharpness 51.9
    Number of Batteries 1
    Image Quality, Color--Auto 50.7
    Image Quality, Overall 55.4
    Image Quality, Color--Adjusted 64.0
    Image Quality, Color 57.4
    Image Quality, Distortion--Noise Reduction 71.3

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