D4s still lacks wifi and gps!!!

Started Mar 5, 2014 | Discussions thread
CFynn Veteran Member • Posts: 5,224
Re: D4s still lacks wifi and gps!!!

RicAllan wrote:

4) It adds cost some of us DO NOT WANT for features we will not use

5) It adds weight (a little bit here, a little bit there... adds up)

6) It adds size

Cost, size, and weight? According to a BBC interview with one of the people who invented GPS, good GPS chips now cost about $1 due to their inclusion in millions of smart phones - I'd guess the cost of wi-fi chips has similarly dropped. They are pretty small too

Now how much are Nikon charging for their external "dongles"?

Yes, given the cost of the parts, what they are getting for these must add up.

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