overview Megapixels

Megapixels Megapixels
6 MP

More megapixels is meant to mean more detail in your images, however many cameras have large advertised megapixel values but do not actually capture better images. Check out Snapsort's true resolution for the real deal.

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Compared To Compared to recent entry-level DSLRs

Out of 6 recent entry-level DSLRs, 6 have (significantly) better megapixels than the Nikon D40.

Nikon D40
6 MP
Best
24.1 MP
Average
24 MP
Min
17.9 MP