Nikon has been working on a full-frame flagship DSLR for a while now. The company has finally unveiled a successor to its D810 camera model. The new Nikon D850 comes with a 45.7-megapixel image sensor and 4K video recording capability. As per Nikon, the D850 should have the ‘same image quality at double the ISO as the D810’. What else is the high-end DSLR packing? Read more to find about Nikon D850 Full-Frame DSLR Price in India, Specifications, and Features
Nikon D850 Price and Availability
The Nikon D850 is priced at $3,299.95 (approx Rs 2,24,300). It will go on sale in September this year. The high-end DSLR will compete against the likes of Canon EOS 5D Mark IV. As of now, details of an Indian launch and price remain unknown.
Nikon D850 Specifications and Features
- Full-Frame CMOS sensor
- 45.7-Megapixel Sensor
- No optical low pass filter
- 4K Video Support
- ISO range – 64-25,600 (expandable down to ISO 32 and up to ISO 102,400)
- 153-point autofocus system
- 99 cross-type autofocus points
- 3.2-inch touchscreen display
- Electronic shutter
- Nikon SnapBridge
- Dual memory card slots (XQD and SD cards)
- Backlit buttons
The Nikon D850features a 45.7-megapixel full-frame CMOS sensor. There is no optical low pass filter which shall preserve sharpness in the images. It can double as a 45.7-megapixel film scanner too. as well. The D850 is the first Nikon camera to feature a new built-in Negative Digitizing feature. However, users will need the new Nikon ES-2 Film Digitizing Adapter to use it. The ES-2 helps film photographers convert analog to digital.
The new camera uses Nikon EXPEED 5 image processor (offers full resolution 7fps burst shooting) and a 153-point autofocus system with 99 cross-type autofocus points. It comes with a wide ISO range of 64-25,600 (expandable down to ISO 32 and up to ISO 102,400).
The Full-Frame DSLR is capable of shooting 4K videos at 30fps and 1080p videos at 120fps. It comes with focus peaking read outs for 1080p video or shooting stills in live view mode and 4K video time-lapse. The resolution can be boosted up to 8K in the post processing stage.
The Nikon D850 features a rugged magnesium alloy body. The weather sealed design can withstand tough environments. The 3.2-inch touchscreen display comes with 2.35 million dot resolution and tilt functionality. The new camera comes with an electronic shutter for live view mode for silent shooting.
Connectivity options include a built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. The Nikon SnapBridge feature allows you to transfer images from the camera to your smartphone even when the camera is switched off.
Additional features on the Nikon D850 include a choice of three sizes of RAW files, dual memory card slots for XQD and SD cards, backlit buttons, HDMI output and inputs for headphone/microphone. It is compatible with Nikon’s wide range of FX-format lens.