Some thoughts about 36 Mp D800' rumour...

Started Oct 4, 2011 | Discussions thread
ne beginner Senior Member • Posts: 2,149
Agree ... sounds more like a D4X

Agree ... 36mp's would be highly targeted machine needed by a select group or pro's and serious amatuers who would invest in the lenses and computer hardware to go along with it. Much more likely in a D4X.

The D700 is more of a general use "jack of all trades" body, which appeals not only to pro's and amatuers, but many hobbyiests as well. I would think Nikon would maintain that in the D800.

And since the D800 will be a small body version of the yet unannounced D4, any new body in that line up announced before a D4 would be more likely a D700 varient, such as an s or X. The timing for that would be logical: D4 and D700 varient in late 2011, D800 in mid 2012.

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Nikon D750 Tamron SP 70-300mm F/4-5.6 Di VC USD Nikon AF-S Nikkor 85mm f/1.4G Nikon AF-S Nikkor 24-120mm f/4G ED VR Nikon AF-S Nikkor 50mm f/1.8G +1 more
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