Expected next year, the upcoming Nikon D4’s specifications have been leaked: 16.2 MP sensor, 11 fps, ISO 204800.
Over the weekend, Nikon Rumors got hold of the upcoming Nikon D4’s specifications*. The author of NR is 90% certain that these are the final specs, give or take a few changes closer to launch. If the rumours hold true, the Nikon D4 will be poised to compete head-on with the recently announced Canon EOS-1D X. Here’s a specification comparison for the gear enthusiasts:
|Feature||Canon EOS-1D X||Nikon D4 *Rumoured|
|Sensor||18.1 megapixel||16.2 megapixel|
|Speed||12 FPS (14 FPS)||11 FPS|
|Autofocus||61 Points||51 Points (Improved over D3)|
|ISO||100-51200 (50-204800)||100-102400 (50-204800)|
|Storage||Dual Compact Flash||Compact Flash + XQD|
Other features of note is that the D4 will also include built-in ethernet LAN connectivity, smooth aperture control for video and improved cross-type AF sensors.
The camera is expected to be announced next year alongside the Nikon D800. Once we have more official information, we’ll keep you guys updated!
*Please note that the specifications have not been officially confirmed and have purely been posted for technology/entertainment purposes, and should thus not be considered as buying advice.