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Sep 12, 2014
Jun 26, 2014
 
$2299.95 / £1799.99 / €2149 (body only), £2249.99 / €2679.00 (body + 24-85mm lens), €2799.00 (body + 24-120mm lens)
$3299.95
 
Mid-size SLR
Mid-size SLR
Magnesium alloy, carbon fiber
Magnesium alloy
 
6016 x 4016
7360 x 4912
FX: 4512 x 3008, 3008 x 2008, 1.2x crop: 5008 x 3336, 3752 x 2504, DX: 3936 x 2624, 2944 x 1968, 1968 x 1312
FX: 5520 x 3680, 3680 x 2456; 1.2: 6144 x 4080, 4608 x 3056, 3072 x 2040; 5:4: 6144 x 4912, 4608 x 3680, 3072 x 2456; DX: 4800 x 3200, 3600 x 2400, 2400 x 1600
3:2
5:4, 3:2
24 megapixels
36 megapixels
25 megapixels
37 megapixels
Full frame (35.9 x 24 mm)
Full frame (35.9 x 24 mm)
 
RAW (NEF) available at 12 or 14-bits, lossless compressed, compressed, uncompressed, large or small size.
CMOS
CMOS
Expeed 4
EXPEED 4
sRGB, Adobe RGB
sRGB, AdobeRGB
Primary Color Filter
Primary color filter
 
Auto, 100-12800, expandable to 50-51200
Auto, 64-12800
50
32
51200
51200
12
12
Yes (6 slots)
Yes (6 slots)
No
No
RAW
RAW + TIFF
Fine, Normal, Basic
Fine, normal, basic
  • JPEG
  • Raw (NEF, lossless compressed, compressed 12 or 14 bit)
  • JPEG (Exif 2.3, DCF 2.0)
  • RAW (NEF)
  • TIFF (RGB)
 
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Yes
Yes
No
 
Yes
Yes
51
51
Nikon F
Nikon F
1×
1×
 
Tilting
Fixed
3.2
3.2
1,229,000
1,229,000
No
No
TFT-LCD
TFT-LCD (WRGB)
Yes
Yes
Optical (pentaprism)
Optical (tunnel)
100%
100%
0.7×
0.7×
 
30 sec
30 sec
1/4000 sec
1/8000 sec
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
  • Program
  • Shutter priority
  • Aperture priority
  • Manual
  • Program
  • Shutter priority
  • Aperture priority
  • Manual
  • Portrait
  • Landscape
  • Child
  • Sports
  • Close-up
  • Night Portrait
  • Night Landscape
  • Party/Indoor
  • Beach/Snow
  • Sunset
  • Dusk/Dawn
  • Pet
  • Candlelight
  • Blossom
  • Autumn Colors
  • Food
 
Yes
Yes
12.00 m (at ISO 100)
12.00 m (at ISO 100)
Yes (Hot-shoe, Wireless)
Yes (via hot shoe, flash sync terminal, wireless)
Auto, Auto FP high-speed sync, auto w/redeye reduction, auto slow sync, auto slow sync w/redeye reduction, fill flash, rear-curtain sync, rear-curtain w/slow sync, redeye reduction, redeye reduction w/slow sync, slow sync, off
Front-curtain sync, slow sync, rear-curtain sync, redeye reduction, redeye reduction w/slow sync, slow rear-curtain sync
1/200 sec
1/250 sec
  • Single-frame [S] mode
  • Continuous low-speed [CL]
  • Continuous high-speed [CH]
  • Quiet shutter release
  • Quiet continuous
  • Self-timer
  • Mirror lockup
  • Single-frame
  • Continuous low-speed [CL]
  • Continuous high-speed [CH]
  • Quiet Shutter Release
  • Quiet Continuous Release
  • Self-timer
  • Mirror-up
6.5 fps
5.0 fps
Yes (2, 5, 10, 20 secs)
Yes (2, 5, 10, 20 secs for up to 9 shots)
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Highlight-weighted
  • Spot
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Highlight-weighted
  • Spot
±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 1 EV steps)
(2, 3, 5, 7 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 2/3 EV, 1 EV, 2 EV steps)
±5 (2, 3, 5, 7 frames at 1/3 EV, 2/3 EV, 1 EV steps)
Yes (2-9 exposures in 1, 2, or 3EV increments)
Yes (2-9 exposures in 1-3 increments)
 
1920 x 1080 (60p, 50p, 30p, 25p, 24p), 1280 x 720 (60p, 50p)
1920 x 1080 (60p, 50p, 30p, 25p, 24p), 1280 x 720 (60p, 50p)
MPEG-4, H.264
MPEG-4, H.264
 
Uncompressed output over HDMI with simultaneous writing to memory card
Stereo
Stereo
Mono
Mono
 
SD/SDHC/SDXC (dual slots)
SD/SDHC/SDXC, CompactFlash (UDMA compliant)
 
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
USB 3.0 (5 GBit/sec)
Yes (mini-HDMI)
Yes (mini-HDMI)
Yes
 
Yes
 
Built-In
Optional
 
via WT-5A or Eye-Fi
Yes (Wired or wireless)
Yes
 
Yes (Water and dust resistant)
Yes
Battery Pack
Battery Pack
EN-EL15 lithium-ion battery & charger
EN-EL15 lithium-ion battery & charger
1230
1200
750 g (1.65 lb / 26.46 oz)
980 g (2.16 lb / 34.57 oz)
141 x 113 x 78 mm (5.55 x 4.45 x 3.07)
146 x 123 x 82 mm (5.75 x 4.84 x 3.23)
 
Yes
 
Optional
Optional
GP-1/GP-1A
via GP-1 or GP-1A