|Release Date in Philippines|
|Model||Consumer SLR Digital Camera D40X Kit AE|
|Compatible memory cards||sd|
|Display diagonal||6.35 cm (2.5")|
|Display resolution (numeric)||230000 pixels|
|Weight & dimensions|
|Maximum image resolution||3872 x 2592 pixels|
|Flash modes||Red-eye reduction|
|Self-timer delay||2,10 s|
|Camera playback||slide show,thumbnails|
|Battery technology||Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)|
Reviewed on 2008-03-06
by Photo-John and Renee LeeNikon’s entry-level D40x digital SLR is one of the smallest and lightest 10-megapixel DSLRs on the market. The D40x has a high-resolution 2.5-inch LCD display with a unique, user-friendly exposure information display and a...Read more >
Reviewed on 2007-12-27
The D40x’s 10.2-effective megapixel CCD imaging sensor is complimented by Nikon’s exclusive 3D Color Matrix Metering II and an improved Nikon Image Processing Engine that together, ensure breathtaking picture quality with analyzed exposure, re...Read more >
Reviewed on 2007-11-10
Announced just four months after its predecessor, the Nikon D40x DSLR camera is virtually identical to the D40, except for one important factor - it has a 10.2 megapixel sensor taken directly from the D80, rather than the 6 megapixels that the D40 of...Read more >
Reviewed on 2007-11-07
Excellent image quality, Very useful incamera help system
No depth of field preview, Lacks exposure bracketing
Popular entry-level digital SLR gets a bump in features.Read more >
Reviewed on 2007-09-01
For this review Nikon again sent us a kit which included the 18-135mm zoom lens, a lightweight, extremely sharp lens which left us frowning at our collection of much more expensive Nikon glass. Whether through more technologically refined manufacturing...Read more >
Reviewed on 2007-09-01
The body build, shape, size, and functionality are the same on both cameras, with similar controls overall. LCD size has not changed, and the format options (various JPEG levels, NEF, and NEF+JPEG) are the same. But when you choose JPEG and/or NEF you ...Read more >
Reviewed on 2007-08-24
When introduced the back in March of this year, they noted that it "...maintains the same compact size, portability and ease-of-use as its already successful sister camera, the , and adds features like higher 10.2 megapixel resolution, faster conti...Read more >
Reviewed on 2007-07-30
Excellent image quality; improved resolution over D40; well-chosen features; excellent interface for shooting and viewing images; very useful in-camera help system.
No depth of field preview or exposure bracketing; lacks dust-control system found in competitors.
SummaryPros: Excellent image quality; improved resolution over D40; well-chosen features; excellent interface for shooting and viewing images; very useful in-camera help system. Cons: No depth of field preview or exposure bracketing; lacks dust-control...Read more >
Reviewed on 2007-07-25
Last November, Nikon made an announcement that both delighted some and confused many. The D40 was set out to replace the D50, but not replace it at the same time. Though both cameras had comparable sensors, the D50 was a larger camera, and more comfor...Read more >
Reviewed on 2007-07-18
Barely four months after the introduction of the original D40 - which incidentally was on its way to becoming quite a popular camera - Nikon have released a follow up called the D40X. From the outside there is nothing to distinguish the Nikon D40X from...Read more >
Reviewed on 2007-07-08
Four million more pixels to play with than its baby brother the Nikon D40, improved capture rate (up fom 2.5fps), plus longer life battery (up from 470 shots from a single charge)
These upgraded features are not particularly significant to existing users and don't make a massive difference to operation or image quality, though they do bring the product into sync with the line ups of its rivals (notably Canon's 400D).
OK, so you're Nikon, one of the biggest names in the photographic business, and have received great notices for your entry level DSLR, the D40, which for the first time gives users both a body and a lens for under £500 (RRP)...Read more >
Reviewed on 2007-06-29
Smallest Nikon SLR to date, great for travel and all-day carry Quiet shutter and AF operation: a very "polite" camera Great dynamic range, one of the best weve seen Excellent high-ISO performance Very well laid-out controls, fewer buttons ye...
Only 3 AF regions Auto white balance setting doesnt handle household incandescent lighting well Kit lens shows dramatic flare, well in from the corners Chromatic aberration is also high at wide angle No Autofocus with non AF-S lenses Limited support f......
Reviewed on 2007-05-07
Comfortable, compact body design; very low noise at higher ISOs; highly customizable menus; 10.2-megapixel CCD sensor
Slow kit lenses; RAW editing software costs extra; controls can be awkward; occasionally slow to focus; no automatic sensor cleaning; RAW-plus-JPEG mode limited to basic instead of fine JPEG compression
When the Nikon D40 came out late last year, one of the chief complaints that people had was it only had a 6-megapixel imaging sensor. Not being the type to ignore its customers, Nikon has introduced the D40x, which is nearly identical to the D40, but i...Read more >
Reviewed on 2007-05-01
Small, light and comfortable, Very easy to use with helpful menus, Consumer-friendly photos out of the camera, Nikons legendary metering is rarely fooled.
Features weaker than 10 Mpixel rivals, No auto-focus with certain, older lenses, Some settings require too many button presses, Basic 3-point AF and no DOF preview.
The Nikon D40x is a 10.2 Megapixel entry-level digital SLR aimed at general consumers, family users and photographic students. Announced in March 2007, it comes only four months after the launch of the 6 Megapixel D40, and indeed the new D40x is essen...Read more >
Reviewed on 2007-04-26
10Mp resolution, Help system, Small and compact, Good quality images, Well saturated colours, Good built-in flash
Shooting speed isnt great, Pictures not super-sharp, Some noise at ISO100, Help system is buried, Only sRGB
The original D40 was Nikons entry level DSLR, but with a paltry 6Mp resolution it was starting to look sickly in comparison to the robust Canon EOS 400D entry level model that boasted 10Mp. One quick re-engineering job later and heres the D40x. Spec...Read more >
Reviewed on 2007-04-18
To say that Nikon and Canon are in competition with one another is something of an understatement. They are the Manchester United and Arsenal, the Schumacher and Alonso, the Tyson and Holyfield of the camera world. They hold the number one and two positio...Read more >
Reviewed on 2007-03-06
Resolution and sharpness on par with the best of the current ten megapixel bunch, A demonstrable resolution gain at lower sensitivities, less obvious at ISO 800 and 1600, Surprisingly good build quality, tight shut lines, Very compact and lightweight (esp......
No lens motor in body means non-AF-S/AF-I lenses are manual focus only, Disappointingly RAW+JPEG setting only records Basic quality JPEGs, No status LCD panel on top of camera (we hate to see these go), No exposure or white balance bracketing, No hard but......
The Nikon D40 was announced just under four months ago, and yet here we are with a new version of that camera. The D40X has the same compact lightweight body and easy to use control layout, in fact the only external physical difference is the badge. ...Read more >
Reviewed on 2007-06-27
Great picture quality, superbly fast, nice design
Some minor chromatic aberration issues The Final Word The best entry level SLR weve used, the D40x narrowly edges out offerings by Canon and Sony. It combines extremely speedy operation, great quality images and an excellent design to make a wonderful......
In the increasingly popular digital SLR market, two companies reign supreme. Canon has the lions share of the market, with Nikon hot on their tail. At the low end, Canons EOS 400D has been a dominating presence and while Nikons D40 competitor has ma...Read more >
Reviewed on 2007-05-17
This 10.2 megapixel camera is the same camera as the Nikon D40 except for the sensor. For the extra $500 the buyer gets four extra megapixels. Apart from that, all that we said about the D40 applies to this camera. This is lighter...Read more >