New Delhi: Nikon India has announced the launch of the new Nikon FX-format camera D4 that serves as the new flagship model in Nikon's lineup of digital-SLR cameras. Besides, the company also launched the highly anticipated D800, which is said to come engineered with extreme resolution, good image quality and valuable video features optimised for professional still and multimedia photographers and videographers.
The D4 camera comes with a 16.2-megapixel FX-format CMOS sensor, coupled with Nikon's EXPEED 3 image processing engine to help produce images and videos with excellent quality and color. Nikon's proven 51-point AF System has been further enhanced for maximum speed in a variety of challenging shooting situations, even at 10 frames per second (fps). It also lets photographers shoot in even the most challenging environments and lighting conditions with the assistance of Nikon's new 91,000-pixel 3D color matrix meter and a broad ISO range from 100 to a staggering 204,800 for low-light capture.
The D800, a new FX-format model, is claimed to offer 36.3-million pixels as well as a variety of valuing-adding functions. In addition to a new Nikon FX-format CMOS image sensor and the new EXPEED 3 image-processing engine – specifically optimised for Nikon digital SLR cameras – the D800 is equipped with a new 91K-pixel (approximately 91,000 pixels) RGB sensor that supports the advanced scene recognition system.
In addition to the D800, Nikon has released a supplementary model for those professionals who demand higher resolution and D-SLR versatility - the D800E. It is a medium format model for studio work or landscape photography when there is no exception to only the highest fidelity and sharpness.
The Nikon D4 will be available at Rs 3,24,950 while the D800 and D800E will be available at Rs 149,950 and Rs 164,950, respectively. All the models shall be available from next week onwards across pan India.