D4 vs 1dx vs A99 specs

Started Jan 6, 2012 | Discussions thread
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D4 vs 1dx vs A99 specs

Let the specs war begin...

D4 specs:

  • 16.2 effective megapixel, full-frame sensor (16.6MP total)

  • 10fps shooting with AF and AE, 11fps with focus and exposure locked, 24fps 2.5MP grabs

  • 91,000 pixel sensor for metering, white balance, flash exposure, face detection and active d-lighting

  • ISO Range 100-12,800 (extendable from 50 – 204,800)

  • MultiCAM 3500FX Autofocus sensor works in lower light and with smaller apertures

  • Two sub-selector joystick/buttons for shooting orientation

  • 1080p30 HD video at up to 24Mbps with uncompressed video output

  • New EN-EL18 battery (21.6Wh capacity, CIPA-rated at 2600 shots)

  • Twin card slots - one Compact Flash and one XQD

1Dx specs:

  • Full Frame

  • 18.1MP

  • Dual DIGIC 5+ – 17 Times The Processing Power of DIGIC 4

  • ISO 100-51200 Native

  • 100,000 Pixel RGB Metering Sensor

  • EOS iSA (Intelligent Subject Analysis)

  • 61 Point AF

  • 21 f/5.6 Cross Type Sensors

  • 20 f/4 Cross Type Sensors

  • 5 f/2.8 Cross Type Senors

  • EOS iTR AF (Intelligent Tracking & Recognition Auto Focus)

  • 12 Frames Per Second

  • 14 Frames Per Second JPG Only

  • 400,000 Shot Rated Shutter

  • Ethernet Connection

Rumored A99 specs:

  • Translucent mirror

  • 36.9 Megapixel 3MOS Exmor sensor

  • (No Bayer filter)

  • ISO 100-102400 extendable to 204800 and 409600

  • 12 frames per second

  • No infrared or anti-alias filters

  • Digital infrared filtering with three modes NO IR,WITH IR,ONLY IR

  • In camera moire remove

  • 89 cross-type points AF

  • Metering direct from sensor

  • 60/1-1/24000sec, time, bulb shutter (focal plane)

  • Flash synchronization up to 1/500sec and high-speed sync up to 1/24000sec

  • Built-In GPS and Wi-Fi plus Thunderbolt

  • Two CompactFlash card slots

I know it is too early plus it is only a rumor specs for A99 but which one is giving you tingle running down your legs so far?

Canon EOS-1D Nikon D4 Sony Alpha a99
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