Nikon D40
Nikon D40
Top 51%1,293 points
Top 51%
Top specs and features

Nikon D40: 65 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

6.24MP
Panono Camera: 108MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
23.7 x 15.5mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm

3. focus points

The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.
3
Sony Alpha a9: 693

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
2.5fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps

5. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
561ISO
Sony Alpha 7S: 3702ISO

6. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Nikon D40
27% have it

7. weight

471g
HTC Re: 65.5g

8. image quality

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
56
Sony Alpha 7R II: 98

9. maximum light sensitivity

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
3200ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000ISO

10. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
470shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots

11. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Nikon D40
49% have it

12. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
21bits
HP Photosmart R927: 42bits

13. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
0.00025s
Canon EOS-1D C: 0.00000125s

14. pixel density

283ppi
Sony A7 II: 544ppi

15. width

126mm
DxO One: 26.2mm

16. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
230k dots
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 1230000k dots

17. dynamic range

The better the dynamic range the system captures a wider number of values from dark to light leading to more details in low and highlights. Source: DxOMark.
11Evs
Nikon D810A: 14.8Evs

18. height

94mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm

19. volume

758.02cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: cm³

20. thickness

64mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm

21. battery power

1000mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh

22. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Nikon D40
24% have it

23. has built-in optical image stabilization

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
Nikon D40
46% have it

24. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
2.5"
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.8"

25. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Nikon D40
23% have it

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