Nikon DSLR models matrix

This is the list of all Nikon models that APT can control. It also contains useful reference information.

Model Image Processor Sensor
mm×mm
Mega
Pixels
Pixel
size
µm
ISO Range Best ISO* QE ** Shutter Life
***
Release
Date
Weight
(kg)
Batt Type
D3 Expeed EI-142 36.0×23.9 12.1 8.4 200-6400 39% 300,000 2007 Q3 1.24 EN–L4a (4)
D3X Expeed EI-142 35.9x24 24.2 5.95 100-1600 42% 300,000 2008 Q4 1.22 EN-EL4a (3,4)
D3S Expeed 2 36.0×23.9 12.1 8.4 200-12800 57% 300,000 2009 Q4 1.24 EN-EL4a (1)
D4 Expeed 3 36.0×23.9 16.4 7.3 100-12800 52% 400,000 2012 Q1 1.18 EN-EL18
D4S Expeed 4 36.0×23.9 16.2 7.3 100-25600 52% 400,000 2014 Q1 1.18 EN-EL18a
D5 Expeed 5 36.0×23.9 20.8 6.4 100-102400 64% 400,000 2016 Q2 1.405 EN-EL18a
D800/D800E Expeed 3 36.0×23.9 36.3 4.88 100-6400 200-400 56% 200,000 2012 Q1 0.9 EN-EL15
D810/D810A Expeed 4 35.9x24 36.3 4.88 62-12800 200 47% 200,000 2014 Q2 0.965 EN-EL15
D850 Expeed 5 35.9×23.9 45.7 4.35 64-25600 44% 200,000 2017 Q3 0.915 EN-EL15a
Df Expeed 3 36x23.9 16.2 7.3 100-12800 54% 150,000 2013 Q4 0.757 EN-EL14
D700 Expeed 36x23.9 12.1 8.4 200-6400 800-1600 34% 150,000 2008 Q3 0.995 EN-EL3e (1,4)
D750 Expeed 4 35.9x24 24 6 100-12800 200 47% 150,000 2014 Q3 0.84 EN-EL15
D780 Expeed 6 35.9x23.9 24 5.94 100-204800 200,000 2020 Q1 0.755 EN-EL15b
D600 Expeed 3 35.9x24 24 5.95 100-1280 200-800 53% 150,000 2012 Q3 0.85 EN-EL15
D610 Expeed 3 35.9x24 24 5.9 50-25600 200-400 51% 150,000 2013 Q4 0.85 EN-EL15
D500 Expeed 5 23.5x15.7 20.9 4.2 100-51200 60% 200,000 2016 Q2 0.86 EN-EL15
D300 Expeed 23.6x15.8 12.3 5.4 200-3200 35% 150,000 2007 Q3 0.86 EN-EL3e (1,4)
D300S Expeed 23.6x15.8 12.3 5.5 200-3200 33% 150,000 2009 Q3 0.87 EN-EL3e (1)
D200 CCD 23.7x15.6 10 6 100-1600 53% 100,000 2005 Q4 0.86 EN-EL3e (1,2,3,4)
D7000 Expeed 2 23.6×15.6 16.2 4.78 100-6400 200 49% 150,000 2010 Q3 0.78 EN-EL15 (1)
D7100 Expeed 3 23.5×15.6 24.1 3.9 100-6400 200-400 52% 150,000 2013 Q1 0.675 EN-EL15
D7200 Expeed 4 23.5×15.6 24 3.9 100-25600 55% 150,000 2015 Q1 0.675 EN-EL15
D7500 Expeed 5 23.5×15.7 20.9 4.2 100-51200 800 58% 150,000 2017 Q2 0.64 EN-EL15a (3,4)
D5000 Expeed EI-149 23.6×15.8 12.3 5.5 200-3200 400-800 35% 100,000 2009 Q1 0.56 EN-EL9 (1)
D5100 Expeed 3 23.6×15.6 16.2 4.78 100-6400 200 51% 100,000 2011 Q2 0.51 EN-EL14 (1)
D5200 Expeed 4 23.5×15.6 24.1 3.92 100-6400 800 54% 100,000 2012 Q4 0.55 EN-EL14
D5300 Expeed 4 23.5×15.6 24.2 3.92 100-12800 200-400 55% 100,000 2013 Q4 0.48 EN-EL14
D5500 Expeed 4 23.5×15.6 24.2 3.92 100-25600 100-200 58% 100,000 2015 Q1 0.42 EN-EL14
D5600 Expeed 4 23.5×15.6 24.2 3.92 100-25600 52% 100,000 2016 Q3 0.465 EN-EL14
D40 CCD 23.7x15.6 6.1 7.8 200-1600 21% 50,000 2002 Q1 0.524 EN-EL9 (1,2,3,4)
D60 Expeed, CCD 23.6x15.8 10.2 6 100-3200 67% 50,000 2006 Q3 0.522 EN-EL9 (1,2,3,4)
D80 Expeed, CCD 23.6x15.8 10.2 6.1 100-1600 19% 50,000 2006 Q3 0.668 EN-EL3e (1,2,3,4)
D90 Expeed 23.6x15.8 12.3 5.5 200-3200 34% 100,000 2008 Q2 0.703 EN-EL3e (1)
 
Nikon Z7 Expeed 6 35.9×23.9 45.7 4.35 64-25600 44% 2018 Q3 0.585 EN-EL15b
Nikon Z6 Expeed 6 35.9×23.9 24.5 5.94 100-51200 57% 2018 Q4 0.585 EN-EL15b
Nikon Z50 Expeed 6 23.5×15.7 20.9 4.22 100-51200   2019 Q4 0.446 EN-EL25
Nikon 1 V3 Expeed 4 13.2×8.8 18 2.51 160-12800 55% 2014 Q1 0.381 EN-EL20a
(1) Needs RS232 (serial) cable or DSUSB controller to control Bulb exposures. See a list of serial cable vendors
(2) APT has to be started in Windows Vista SP2 compatibility mode.
(3) No Live View.
(4) No Video.

* Best ISO is the recommended ISO value for astrophotography according to a study published at DSLR Astrophotography

** QE is the Quantum Efficiency of unmodified camera.

*** Shows the expected shutter life (shutter cycles or clicks including LiveView) according various sources, based on tests and statistical calculations. The shutter life of your camera can be either more or less than the expected count...

Some of the used sources are:

www.wikipedia.org
www.dpreview.com
www.sensorgen.info
www.photonstophotos.net