Nikon’s New Full Frame DSLR Will Be Marketed as an “Action Camera”

More information surfaced for the Nikon’s new digital SLR camera with a full frame image sensor. According to recent rumors, Nikon will market the new FX-format DSLR as an “action camera”.

The new Nikon full frame DSLR camera will be unveiled at Photokina 2014 and will not be added to the D600 series. The camera will be placed between the D610 and D810 models, just like the Df, which will be marketed as an action camera.

The upcoming camera will feature 24.3MP FX-Format CMOS Sensor, Multi-CAM 3500FX 51-Point AF Sensor (same as of Nikon D810 or D4s camera), EXPEED 4 Image Processor,  articulating LCD screen and built-in Wi-Fi support.

Nikon’s New Full Frame DSLR Will Be Marketed as an “Action Camera”

The new Nikon DSLR camera will be for action photography. The promotional material will include skaters, probably high-speed action shots and video.


Here are the rumored specifications:

  • 24MP full frame sensor
  • Tilting LCD screen
  • Wi-Fi support
  • Expeed 4 imaging processor
  • Fast continuous shooting speed
  • Better video recording options
  • Very light body (probably similar to the D610 and Df, maybe even lighter)
  • Priced around $2,500

via NR