Displacement 8.100 tons and as dimensions 177 x 16,3 x 5,69 metres ot 580.9 x 53.6 x 18.8 feet. The machinery consisted of 2 steam turbines delivering 60.000 shp and 4-7 cylinder 2 stroke double acting MAN diesels supplying 12.400 ihp allowing a speed of 32 knots and with a speed of 10 knots was her range 3.900 nautical miles. Her crew numbered 524 men (included 26 officers0. Armour consisted of a 5cm/2.0 thick belt, a 3cm/1.2” thick deck with the conning tower protected by 10cm/3.9”. The original armament consisted of 3x3-15cm/5.9” C/25 quick firing guns, 2x1-8.8cm/3.46” L/45 quick firing anti aircraft guns, 4x3-50cm/20” torpedo tunes and 120 mines. Able to carry 2 Arado 196 floatplanes with her.