Nikon D800

When Nikon announced the D4 DSLR a while back, they made it very clear that they wanted it to be a full-fledged multi-media machine. That sentiment has been carried down a level with the new D800, which boasts many of the same video capture features in addition to its massive megapixel count.

Nikon has tweaked just about everything that could be tweaked in its predecessor, D700. At the heart of it is a 36.3-megapixel full-frame (FX format) CMOS sensor. That's coupled with the Expeed 3 image processor. As a result, it has a maximum resolution of 7360 x 4912. That's roughly 150% the pixel count of Nikon's flagship D3X DSLR. To help accomodate all that data, is has both an SD and a CF card slot. It doesn't, however, accept the new XQD cards like the D4.

Standout Spec: A 36.3MP full-frame CMOS sensor

Product Specifications

Camera Category: Pro DSLR
Sensor Size: Full Frame
Sensor Type: CMOS
Megapixels: 36.3
Fastest Shutter Speed: 1/8000 second
Slowest Shutter Speed: 30 seconds
Bulb Mode: Yes
Live View: Yes
Image Processor: EXPEED 3
Viewfinder Coverage: 100%
AF Points: 51
Display Type: LCD
Display Size: 3.2 inches
Display Resolution: 921000 pixels
Articulating Display: No
Minimum ISO: 100 ISO
Maximum ISO: 25600 ISO
Burst Rate: 4.00 fps
Self-Cleaning Sensor: Yes
In-Body Image Stabilization: No
Pop-Up Flash: Yes
Media Type: Compact Flash, Secure Digital (SD), Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC), Secure Digital Expanded Capacity (SDXC)
Video Capture: Yes
Maximum Video Resolution: 1080p
AF in Video Mode: Yes
HDMI Port: Yes
Wireless Flash Trigger: Yes
Remote Capture: Yes
Height: 4.8 inches
Depth: 3.2 inches
Width: 5.7 inches
Weight: 35 ounces
Price: $2796.95
Touch Screen: No
Model Number: D800
SKU: 25480

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