Nikon D200 Review

Overall Score

50

Main Features

  • 10 MP APS-C CCD Sensor
  • 100 - 1600 ISO
  • 2" Fixed Screen
  • Optical (pentaprism) Viewfinder
  • 5 fps continuous shooting
  • Built-In Wireless
  • 147 x 113 x 74 mm, 920g.
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  • Replaced: D100
  • Replaced by: D300

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Nikon D200 Overview


First introduced in February, 2006, Nikon D200 is a 10 MP DSLR with a APS-C (23.6 x 15.8 mm) sized CCD sensor. Nikon replaced the older Nikon D100 with D200. Follow the link to read our detailed comparison of these models:

Compare Nikon D200 with Nikon D100

Nikon replaced D200 with Nikon D300. Follow the link to read our detailed comparison of these models:

Compare Nikon D200 with Nikon D300


Nikon D200 comes with a 23.6 x 15.8 mm CCD sensor, which has a diagonal of 28.4 mm (1.11").

- Full Frame
- Nikon D200

Sensor resolution of Nikon D200 ~ 3860 x 2590 pixels.

Nikon D200 has Crop Factor: 1.52

The sensor has a surface area of 372.9 mm².

There are approximate 9,997,400 photosites (pixels) on this area.


Proc and Cons of Nikon D200


Get to know this camera closer. Let's look at the features and characteristics of this model. Compare Nikon D200 with competitors in semi-pro dslr cameras.

Pros
Built-in Wireless
Optical Viewfinder
5.0 fps Continuous Shooting
Manual Focus
Environmental Sealing
±5 AE Bracketing Range
External Flash
RAW Support
1/8000s Max Shutter Speed
Manual Exposure Mode
Timelapse Recording
Flash Sync Port
Cons
No Bluetooth
No Touch Screen
No Image Stabilization
Low Max Native ISO: 1600
Low Screen Resolution: 230k dots
No Articulating Screen
No Full HD Video
No AF Face Detection
Small LCD Screen: 2"
Weight: 920g
Type Scores

Nikon D200 has an Overall Score of 50/100 and ranked #144 out of 206 in DSLR cameras, and ranked #498 out of 1222 in all cameras.

Nikon D200 Scores
Imaging score
49
Features score
43
Value for money score
64
Portability score
66
Overall score
50
Average Scores in Semi-Pro DSLR
Imaging Score
55
Features Score
58
Value For Money Score
73
Portability Score
70
Overall score
61

Physical Dimensions of Nikon D200


Nikon D200 weighs 920g and has external dimensions of 147 x 113 x 74mm (5.79 x 4.45 x 2.91"). Considering that the average weight of Semi-Pro DSLR cameras is 783g, Nikon D200 is 137 grams more than the average weight of cameras in this category.

Weight Comparison
Semi-Pro DSLR Cameras


Nikon D200
920g
Average weight
783g
Min weight
479g
Max weight
1074g

Thickness Comparison
Semi-Pro DSLR Cameras


Nikon D200
74mm
Average Thickness
75mm
Min Thickness
64mm
Max Thickness
86mm

Here is the front and top view image of Nikon D200 with the dimensions:

Nikon D200

Size Compared to Major Competitors


Model Weight D200 Dimensions D200
Nikon D90 Nikon D90 703 g 920 g 132 x 103 x 77 mm 147 x 113 x 74 mm
Nikon D300 925 g 920 g 147 x 114 x 74 mm 147 x 113 x 74 mm
Nikon D80 Nikon D80 668 g 920 g 132 x 103 x 77 mm 147 x 113 x 74 mm
Nikon D7200 Nikon D7200 765 g 920 g 136 x 107 x 76 mm 147 x 113 x 74 mm
Nikon D100 Nikon D100 780 g 920 g 144 x 116 x 81 mm 147 x 113 x 74 mm
Nikon D7000 Nikon D7000 780 g 920 g 132 x 105 x 77 mm 147 x 113 x 74 mm
Nikon D300S Nikon D300S 938 g 920 g 147 x 114 x 74 mm 147 x 113 x 74 mm
Nikon D750 Nikon D750 840 g 920 g 141 x 113 x 78 mm 147 x 113 x 74 mm

Specifications of Nikon D200


General
Brand Nikon
Model D200
Announced February, 2006
Body Type Mid-size SLR
Lens
Lens Mount Nikon F
Manual Focus
Focal Lens Multiplier 1.5
Number of Lenses 305
Macro Focus Range n/a
Screen
Screen Size 2"
Screen Type Fixed
Screen Resolution 230k pixels
Touch Screen
Live View
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Optical (pentaprism)
Viewfinder Resolution no electronic viewfinder
Viewfinder Coverage 95%
Viewfinder Magnification 0.63
Autofocus
AF Touch
AF Continuous
AF Single
AF Tracking
AF Selective
AF Center
AF Multi Area
AF Live View
AF Face Detection
AF Contrast Detection
AF Phase Detection
Number of Focus Points 0
Number of Cross Focus Points
Photography Features
RAW Support
Min Shutter Speed 1/30 sec
Max Shutter Speed 1/8000 sec
Continuous Shooting 5.0 fps
Shutter Priority
Aperture Priority
Manual Exposure Mode
Exposure Compensation
Custom White Balance
Image Stabilization
Built-in Flash
Flash Range 12.00
Flash Modes Front curtain, Rear curtain, Red-Eye, Slow, Red-Eye Slow
External Flash
AE Bracketing
AE Bracketing Range ±5 EV
WB Bracketing
Sensor
Sensor Size APS-C
Sensor Type CCD
Sensor Dimensions 23.6 x 15.8 mm
Sensor Area 372.9 mm²
Sensor Resolution 10 MP
Max Image Resolution 3872 x 2592
Max Native ISO 1600
Min Native ISO 100
Max Boosted ISO 3200
Min Boosted ISO 0
Video Features
4K
Max Video Resolution None
Video Formats
Timelapse Recording
Microphone Port
Headphone Port
Exposure Modes
Multi-Segment
Average
Spot
Partial
AF-Area
Center Weighted
Connectivity
GPS Optional
Wireless Connectivity Built-In
Bluetooth
HDMI
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
Battery
Battery Life 0 shots
Battery Type
Battery Model EN-EL3e
Physical
Weight 920 g
Physical Dimensions 147 x 113 x 74 mm
Environmental Sealing
Water Proof
Dust Proof
Shock Proof
Crush Proof
Freeze Proof
Shock Proof
Storage
Storage Type Compact Flash (Type I or II)
Storage Slots 1
Other Features
Self Timer
Selfie Friendly

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