Nikon D3s Black SLR Digital Camera Body Only


What does the 21% ReviewGist Score mean?

Nikon D3s is a not recommended buy as per the ReviewGist score of 21%. This is because even though the Nikon D3s has garnered excellent reviews from most reviewers, it might not come with the latest specifications as it is a relatively very old model.

  • Excellent ratings from over 12 review sources with an average rating of 4.5 stars. Top review sources include,, stars) and stars).
  • Released 5 years 3 months ago (Oct 2009) which makes it one of the very old digital cameras in the market.


Key Features
Camera Type SLR/Professional
Image Sensor Type CMOS
Optical Zoom 3.0 x
Resolution 12.87 Megapixel
LCD Screen Size 3.0 in.
HD Recording Format 720p (HDTV)
Focus Type Autofocus, Manual Focus, Continuous AF
Interchangeable Lens Interchangeable Lens
Image Quality
Camera Resolution 12.87 Megapixel
Image Resolutions 1776 x 1184, 3552 x 2368, 4256 x 2832, 3184 x 2120, 2128 x 1416, 2784 x 1848, 2080 x 1384, 1392 x 920
Image Sensor Size 43.2 mm
Video Format AVI, Motion JPEG, HD (High Definition)
Video Resolutions 1280 x 720, 320 x 216, 640 x 424
Video Speed 24.0 fps
Exposure Control
Frames Per Second 9.0 Frames
Shutter Speed 30 - 1/8000 sec
White Balance Fluorescent (Preset), Incandescent (Preset), Shade (Preset), Sunset (Preset), Flash (Preset), Colour Temperature Adjust
Min. ISO Speed 200.0
Max. ISO Speed 12800.0
Compression Modes Normal, Uncompressed, Basic
Compression Type JPEG, Raw Image, DPOF 1.1, EXIF 2.21, DCF 2.0
Memory Type CompactFlash Card Type I, CompactFlash Card Type II, IBM Microdrive
Flash Functions Front Sync Flash, Rear Sync Flash, Red-eye Reduction Flash, Slow Sync
Flash Type External
ISO Speeds Auto, 100, 200, 400, 12800, 25600
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Viewfinder / Display
LCD Panel LCD Panel
LCD Protected Position Not LCD Protected Position
LCD Screen Resolution 921000.0 pixels
Viewfinder Optical (Through-the-lens)
Touchscreen Panel Not Touchscreen Panel
Interface Type USB 2.0, HDMI
Video Interface Video Out
Power Supply
Battery Life 4700.0 Images
Battery Type Rechargeable Li-Ion Battery
Included Features
Built-in Microphone Built-in Microphone
Self Timer 2 Sec., 5 Sec., 10 Sec., 20 Sec.
Tripod Mount Tripod Mount
Depth 3.4 in.
Height 6.2 in.
Weight 2.73 lb.
Width 6.3 in.
Exterior Color Black
Family Line Nikon D
Included Accessories Software, USB Cable, Driver, Battery Charger, Strap, AV Cable, Li-Ion Rechargable Battery, Remote Control
Product ID 90831632
Release Date 2009
UPC 0018208913558
Waterproof Not Waterproof
ReviewGist ID 45650,90831632

Manufacturer Description

12.9 Megapixel, SLR Camera, 3 in. LCD Screen, With High Definition Video, Weight: 2.73 lb.
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