More details has been surfaced for the Nikon’s high-end full frame DSLR. Here are the updated Nikon D850 features.
According to latest rumors, the recently announced Nikon D850 DSLR appears to be the new “baby Nikon D5 camera” that has been reported a while ago.
The successor to the D810; Nikon D850 will be the next-generation full-frame, high-resolution, high-speed DSLR camera as mentioned in the development announcement. Nikon said in their press release that the D850 promises will “exceed expectations“. Some rumors say that the D850 is based on the D5 and not on the D810.
As discussions continue, the camera is already listed at B&H with main FX-Format Sensor and 8K Time-Lapse Video. Let’s look at the updated Nikon D850 features list.
Additional Nikon D850 Features
As for the Nikon D850 features, latest rumor suggests that the full-frame camera will have the ability to capture 4K UHD video in FX format with no crop. It will have a tiltable LCD display on the back with touchscreen feature.
Together with fast AF this will be a sports capable camera with 46 Megapixels resolution. Though the commonly mentioned 8fps or higher is the continuous shutter speed, different fps configurations may be the case. Possible scenarios for burst shooting is up to 9fps in CL mode (continuous low speed), up to 10fps in CH mode (continuous high speed).
Besides, it is stated that the camera will not be compatible with MB-D12. There will be a new dedicated battery-pack. As a side note, the Nikon D850 will not be a mirrorless or a medium-format camera. From the press realease, Nikon describe the D850 as a “full-frame, high-resolution, high-speed digital SLR camera”.
Rumored Nikon D850 Features
- 45-46MP full frame CMOS sensor
- AF system from Nikon D5
- Improved low and high ISO
- New and improved version of SnapBridge
- No built-in GPS
- Tiltable LCD screen just like the D750 and D500
- The memory card slots will be the same as in the D500: one SD and one XQD
- 8K Time-Lapse video feature
- No built-in flash
- Back illuminated buttons
- Joystick selector
- Built-in Bluetooth and Wi-Fi
- 4K UHD video in FX format (with no crop)
- No EVF or hybrid viewfinder
- Fast fps (8fps or higher)
- The D850 LCD will have twice the resolution of the D810
- Slo-mo full HD 120fps video
- The SD slot will support UHS-II
- Improved LiveView split-screen display
- Improved silent shooting mode
- Lighter than the D810
- Improved battery life
We don’t know the release date and the price yet but the company is preparing to display the camera at the Photo+ Expo in October. Nikon D850 price is said to be below the $4,000 mark. So this stays in parallel with the D810 which currently sells for $2,796.
These are the latest Nikon D850 features list that is published on the web. Stay tuned with us as we’ll pass more information about the DSLR.