Nikon D780 specifications

Price
MSRP$2299 (body only), $2799 (w/24-120mm lens)
Body type
Body typeMid-size SLR
Body materialMagnesium alloy
Sensor
Max resolution6048 x 4024
Other resolutions3936 x 2624 (DX crop)
Image ratio w:h1:1, 3:2, 16:9
Effective pixels25 megapixels
Sensor photo detectors25 megapixels
Sensor sizeFull frame (35.9 x 23.9 mm)
Sensor typeBSI-CMOS
ProcessorExpeed 6
Color spacesRGB, Adobe RGB
Color filter arrayPrimary color filter
Image
ISOAuto, 100-51200 (expands to 50-204800)
Boosted ISO (minimum)50
Boosted ISO (maximum)204800
White balance presets12
Custom white balanceYes
Image stabilizationNo
Uncompressed formatRAW
JPEG quality levelsFine, normal, basic
File format
  • JPEG
  • Raw (NRW, 12 or 14-bit)
Optics & Focus
Autofocus
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Touch
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Autofocus assist lampNo
Manual focusYes
Number of focus points51
Number of cross-type focus points15
Lens mountNikon F
Focal length multiplier1×
Screen / viewfinder
Articulated LCDTilting
Screen size3.2
Screen dots2,359,000
Touch screenYes
Screen typeTFT LCD
Live viewYes
Viewfinder typeOptical (pentaprism)
Viewfinder coverage100%
Viewfinder magnification0.7×
Photography features
Minimum shutter speed900 sec
Maximum shutter speed1/8000 sec
Exposure modes
  • Program
  • Shutter priority
  • Aperture priority
  • Manual
Built-in flashNo
External flashYes (via hot shoe)
Flash X sync speed1/200 sec
Drive modes
  • Single
  • Continuous low
  • Continuous high
  • Mirror-up
  • Quiet shutter
  • Quiet continuous
  • Self-timer
Continuous drive12.0 fps
Self-timerYes
Metering modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Highlight-weighted
  • Spot
Exposure compensation±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
AE Bracketing±5 (2, 3, 5, 7 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 1 EV steps)
WB BracketingYes
Videography features
Modes
  • 3840 x 2160 @ 30p, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 3840 x 2160 @ 25p, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 3840 x 2160 @ 24p, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 120p, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 100p, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 60p, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 50p, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 30p, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 25p, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 24p, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM
MicrophoneStereo
SpeakerMono
Storage
Storage typesDual SD/SDHC/SDXC slots (UHS-II compatible)
Connectivity
USB USB 3.1 Gen 1 (5 GBit/sec)
USB chargingYes
HDMIYes (mini HDMI)
Microphone portYes
Headphone portYes
WirelessBuilt-In
Wireless notes802.11b/g/n + Bluetooth 4.1
Remote controlYes (via wired, wireless or smartphone)
Physical
Environmentally sealedYes
BatteryBattery Pack
Battery descriptionEN-EL15b lithium-ion battery & harger
Battery Life (CIPA)2260
Weight (inc. batteries)840 g (1.85 lb / 29.63 oz)
Dimensions144 x 116 x 76 mm (5.67 x 4.57 x 2.99)
Other features
Orientation sensorYes
Timelapse recordingYes
GPSNone