Nikon D750 FX-format digital SLR camera priced Rs 134,450

Nikon has announced the launch of new Nikon D750, which it claims as the smallest and lightest FX-format digital SLR camera.

The device will be selling at a price of Rs 134,450 (body only).

The new Nikon D750 has many features to offer its users. It packs 24.3 megapixels, 91K-pixel RGB sensor, and high-speed continuous shooting rate of approximately 6.5 frames per second for both FX- and DX-format.

Its FX-format (full-frame) CMOS sensor and EXPEED 4 image-processing engine are packed into a monocoque structure framed by carbon-fiber reinforced thermoplastics (LFT) and magnesium alloy to provide nimble durability while producing balanced shots.

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“With the addition of Nikon D750 we aim to strengthen our foothold in the world of photography. As the Indian photography market matures, we are witnessing strong growth for the D-SLR category,” said Hiroshi Takashina, managing director, Nikon India.

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The camera features a 24.3 megapixel CMOS sensor that combines with ISO sensitivities. It has an effective ISO range from 100 to 12800, also expandable from  Lo 1 (ISO 50 equivalent) right up to Hi 2 (ISO 51200 equivalent).

The camera has EXPEED 4 image-processing engine which makes it a improvement over its predecessor.

Other improvements include noise reduction performance at high ISO sensitivities, as well as upgraded depth and clarity in gradation rendering.

Users can record Full HD movies in 1920×1080/60p (59.94 fps) format. There is a new shooting menu and highlight display function which makes it easier for the user to get refined, high-quality video regardless of environment.

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Nikon D750 boasts a 51-point autofocus (AF) system with a new AF sensor module that enhances low-light performance. It also offers high-speed continuous shooting at approximately 6.5 fps.

D750 is the first Nikon FX-format (full-frame) camera to have a monocoque structure. It uses carbon-fiber reinforced thermoplastics (LFT) for the front body and cover, and magnesium alloy for the rear and top panels to reduce weight and increase durability.

The tri-axis hinge on the monitor tilting mechanism allows the screen to tilt up to 90 degrees and down to 75 degrees. The monitor is always positioned in the center of the camera for providing a more intuitive view to shoot from various angles.

The device has a built in WiFi for instant uploading. The Wireless Mobile Utility app can be used to transfer images from the D750 to any compatible smart device. The application is available as a free download for the iOS and Android operating systems The D750 also has the support for wireless image transfer with the optional Eye-Fi card.

The camera has a double SD memory card slots to separate RAW/JPEG recording and shooting.

The D750 also offers support for the Nikon Creative Lighting System. The WR-1 and WR-R10/WR-T10 Wireless Remote Controllers are supported.


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