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Mar 6, 2012
Oct 22, 2008
Jan 6, 2012
Sep 9, 2008
 
US: $5999.95, UK: £4799.99
 
 
Large SLR
Mid-size SLR
Magnesium alloy
 
 
4928 x 3280
6048 x 4032
4096 x 2720, 4096 x 3280, 3696 x 2456, 3200 x 2128, 3072 x 2456, 3072 x 2040, 2464 x 1640, 2400 x 1592, 2048 x 1360, 2048 x 1640, 1600 x 1064
4400 x 2936, 4400 x 2936, 3024 x 2016, 6048 x 3408, 4400 x 2472, 3024 x 1704, 3924 x 2656, 2896 x 1928, 1984 x 1320
5:4, 3:2
3:2, 16:9
16 megapixels
25 megapixels
17 megapixels
26 megapixels
Full frame (36 x 23.9 mm)
Full frame (35.9 x 24 mm)
CMOS
CMOS
Expeed 3
Bionz
sRGB, Adobe RGB
 
RGB Color Filter Array
 
 
100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800 (204800 with boost)
Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, (up to 6400)
12
7
Yes (4)
Yes (1)
No
Sensor-shift
RAW
RAW
 
Extra Fine, Fine, Standard
  • NEF (12-bit or 14-bit, compressed or lossless compressed RAW)
  • NEF + JPEG
  • TIFF
  • JPEG
 
 
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Live View
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Single
  • Continuous
No
No
Yes
Yes
51
9
Nikon F
Sony/Minolta Alpha
1×
 
 
Fixed
Fixed
3.2
3
921,000
921,600
No
No
TFT color LCD with brightness control
TFT Xtra Fine color LCD
Yes
No
Optical (pentaprism)
Optical (pentaprism)
100%
100%
0.7×
0.74×
 
30 sec
30 sec
1/8000 sec
1/8000 sec
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
 
No
  • Programmed auto with flexible program (P)
  • Shutter-priority (S)
  • Aperture-priority (A)
  • Manual (M)
 
No
No
Yes (Hot-shoe, Wireless plus sync connector)
Yes (Hot-shoe, Wireless plus Sync connector)
Auto, On, Off, Front curtain, Rear curtain, Red-Eye, Slow Sync, High Speed Sync
Auto, On, Off, Red-Eye, Slow Sync, Rear Curtain, Fill-in, Wireless
1/250 sec
 
  • Single frame
  • Continuous low speed
  • Continuous high speed
  • Quiet shutter-release
  • Self-timer
  • Mirror up
 
11 fps
5 fps
Yes (2-20 seconds, 1-9 exposures at intervals of 0.5, 1, 2, or 3 seconds)
Yes (2 or 10 sec)
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 1 EV steps)
±3 (at 1/3 EV steps)
(2, 3, 5, 7 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 2/3 EV steps)
±2 (3, 5 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 2/3 EV, 1 EV steps)
Yes (2-9 frames in steps of 1, 2, or 3)
No
 
1920 x 1080 (30, 25, 24 fps), 1280 x 720 (60, 50, 30, 25 fps), 640 x 424 (30, 25 fps)
 
MPEG-4, H.264
 
Mono
None
Mono
 
 
CompactFlash, XQD
Compact Flash (Type I or II), Memory Stick Duo / Pro Duo, UDMA Mode 5, Supports FAT12 / FAT16 / FAT32
None
None
 
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
Yes (Type C )
Yes (mini HDMI Type C)
Optional
 
via WT-5, WT-5A
 
Yes (via ten-pin remote terminal)
Yes (Wired or Wireless (Optional))
 
Yes (Water and dust resistant)
Yes (Water and Dust resistant)
Battery Pack
Battery Pack
Lithium-Ion EN-EL18 rechargeable battery & charger
Lithium-Ion NP-FM500H rechargeable battery & charger
 
880
1340 g (2.95 lb / 47.27 oz)
895 g (1.97 lb / 31.57 oz)
160 x 157 x 91 mm (6.3 x 6.18 x 3.58)
156 x 117 x 82 mm (6.14 x 4.61 x 3.23)
 
Yes
Yes
Yes (Playback speed 24x to 36000x )
No
Optional
None
GP-1 or GPS device compliant with NMEA0183 version 2.01 or 3.01 (requires optional MC-35 GPS adapter cord and cable with D-sub 9-pin connector)