A German retailer website neckermann.de had pictures and specifications on a new Nikon D40 digital SLR camera before they took it down. Could this be real? Looks to be direct competition to the Canon 400D in size and will replace the D50 although it's still only 6.1Mp.
Compressed 12-bit NEF, JPEG
3 autofocus points
2.5 (230,000 pixel) LCD with up to 19x magnification
ISO 200 - 1600, HI1
3 metering modes (420-pixel meter): 3D Color Matrix Metering II, Center-weighted metering (75% of center field), 8mm spot