What simply occurred? Nikon at CES this week formally launched the D780 DSLR, the successor to 2014’s D750 – the corporate’s most popular full-frame DSLR up to now. The new D780 incorporates a 24.5-megapixel backside-illuminated (BSI) FX-Format CMOS sensor mated to the acquainted Expeed 6 picture processor (the identical chip used within the Nikon Z6 and Z7). ISO efficiency now scales as much as 51,200 and is expandable to 204,800.
Curiously sufficient, the Nikon D780 affords two highly effective AF capturing methods to match your type. When utilizing the optical viewfinder, you’ll have entry to Nikon’s 51-point AF system which makes use of a 180ok pixel Advanced Scene Recognition System to assist guarantee balanced publicity and correct colour copy.
In Live View mode, the digicam switches over to a mirrorless setup, using the identical 273-point focal airplane Hybrid AF system from the Nikon Z 6. Here, you possibly can reap the benefits of the digicam’s digital shutter to snap at as much as 12 frames per second in digital silence.
On the video facet, the brand new D780 is able to capturing full-frame 4K UHD video at 30 frames per second with full-pixel readout. This may be bumped right down to Full HD / 120p for extremely easy movement and slow-motion seize, we’re informed.
Other noteworthy options together with a tilting 3.2-inch touchscreen LCD, USB Type C connectivity, twin SD card slots and battery lifetime of as much as 2,260 photographs on a single cost.
The Nikon D780 arrives in late January priced at $2,299.95 for the physique solely. A combo that features the AF-S Nikkor 24-120mm f/4G ED VR lens will command $2,799.95.