overview Fastest shutter speed

Fastest shutter speed Fastest shutter speed
1/8000 of a second

Having a faster max shutter speed means you'll be able to take pictures of fast moving subjects without any risk of blur, for example formula one cars whizzing by at a race.

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Compared To Compared to recent DSLRs

Out of 20 recent DSLRs, none have (significantly) better fastest shutter speed than the Nikon D3S.

Nikon D3S
1/8000 of a second
Best
1/8000 of a second
Average
1/6000 of a second
Min
1/4000 of a second