Nikon D600 Specifications

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  • Introduced: 9/2012
  • Replacement: D610 in 10/2013
  • Current Firmware: C1.04 (February 2019)
  • Sensor Size: 35.9x24mm, FX (full film frame) 
  • Sensor Pixels: 24.3mp full, 10.33mp @ DX
  • Sensor Manufacturer: Sony IMX128AQP
  • Sensor Technology: CMOS
  • Sensor Filtration: Bayer, antialias, microlens
  • Max Image Size: 6016x4016
  • Other Image Sizes: 4512x3008, 3008x2008, DX Crop: 3936x2624, 2944x1968, 1968x1312 
  • Video: 1080P/30/25/24, 720P/60/50/30/25 (stored in .MOV with H.264 compression); mono sound from built in mic, stereo from jack (20 levels), headphone monitoring
  • ADC Bit Depth: 12 or 14 bit 
  • Raw File Formats: 12 or 14 bit Lossless compressed,Compressed NEF
  • Other File Formats: JPEG, TIFF
  • JPEG/TIFF Rendering: 16-bit rendering, 8-bit output 
  • Auto Rotation: Yes
  • Color Spaces: sRGB, Adobe RGB 
  • Storage: two SD slots (SD/SDHC/SDXC, UHS-I and Eye-Fi)
  • Max Write Speed: 35MB/sec+
  • Max Buffer Size: 57 JPEG Fine (100 @ any other JPEG setting), 16 14-bit NEF
  • Connectivity: USB 2.0 HIGH
  • TV Support: HDMI
  • Lens Support w/metering: all AF, AI-P, AI and AI-S
  • Autofocus Module: CAM4800FX (39 sensor, 9 crosshatch) supports -2 EV focus, f/8 autofocus (with sensor limitations)
  • Shutter Lag: ?ms
  • Autofocus Modes: Single, Dynamic (9, 21, 39 pt, and 3D tracking), Automatic Area, Face Detect
  • AF Assist: Yes (white lamp)
  • Metering: 2016-pixel Color matrix with shape/scene recognition, center-weight (variable), spot
  • Exposure Modes: PSAM + 2 custom
  • Exposure Compensation: +/- 5 stops, 1/3, 1/2, 1 stop
  • Exposure Bracketing: Yes, 2 or 3 frames (plus ADL, WB bracketing
  • ISO: 100-6400, LO1, HI1, HI2, AUTO 
  • White Balance: Auto, bracketed, custom (3), 6 predefined with fine tuning, direct Kelvin, two axis tuning 
  • Image Settings: Picture Controls, Sharpening, Contrast, Saturation, Brightness, Hue 
  • Color LCD: 3.2" TFT, 921,000 dots, 170 degree 
  • Image Review: Histogram (RGB), Histogram, Focus Pt, Highlights
  • Continuous Shooting Speed: 5.5 fps 
  • Shutter Speeds: 30s to 1/4000, bulb, 150k rated 
  • Mirror Lockup: Delay, M-UP 
  • Viewfinder: Pentaprism, 100%, 0.7x magnification, 21mm eyepoint, -3 to +1 diopters, eyepiece shutter , opt gridlines 
  • Optional Viewfinder Accessories: DR-6 right angle, -5 to +3 diopter corrections, DK-21M magnifier 
  • Optional Focus Screens: Katz Eye
  • Menus: Playback, Shooting, Custom Settings, Setup, Retouch, MyMenu
  • Flash Sync Speed: 1/200, 1/250 with reduced power internal flash, TTL FP support for external flash
  • Flash Type: supports I-TTL, M, Double Commander
  • Internal Flash: Yes GN 39ft 12m (ISO 100) 
  • PC Sync: No (via optional AS-15)
  • Flash Compensation: -3 to +1EV, separable from ambient
  • Flash Options: Red Eye, Slow Sync, Rear Sync, Flash Lock, Three Group Commander Mode
  • DOF Preview: Yes
  • Optional Remote Control: ML-L3 IR (back and front), MC-D2 wired remote, WR-R10/WR-T10 with WR-A10
  • Size: 5.6 x 4.4 x 3.2" (141x113x82mm) 
  • Weight w/o battery: 26.8 ounces (760g)
  • Battery: EN-EL15
  • AC Adapter: EP-5b + EH-5a/b
  • Other Significant: Self-cleaning sensor, DX Crop, autofocus calibration, active D-Lighting, chromatic aberration control, PictBridge, optional MB-D14 vertical release (supports EN-EL15 or AA), live view with autofocus, FUNC button, horizontal indicator, wireless transfer option (WU-1b), multiple exposure, interval shooting, FUNC button, 2 custom user settings, GPS support
  • Software: View NX2
  • Price at Introduction: US$2100 body only

Thom's Full Review of the D600

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Thom's quick takes:

  • Excellent sensor; just right for most consumers
  • Top of the line consumer body features
  • Excellent price for an FX body
  • Works great with 18-35mm, 24-85mm, 70-300mm variable aperture lens set

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