Nikon D800 Outed, Official Announcement Later Tonight

Nikon D800

[UPDATE: Official D800 announcement here. Available for pre-order at B&H here.]

Well, the Nikon D800 appears to no longer be a rumor. A Brazilian site, Ztop, has published an article with official images and specifications for the camera.

Sure enough, the D800 sports a full frame 36.3MP CMOS image sensor, as well as other specs noted below.

Nikon D800 Official Specs

  • 36.3MP FX-format CMOS Sensor
  • ISO 50-25,600 (w/ expansion)
  • 3.2″ 921k-dot resolution LCD
  • 4fps (6fps in DX mode at 15.3MP)
  • 51 AF points w/ 15 cross-type points
  • AF at f/8
  • 1080p HD Video 24p/25p/30p
  • 8-bit HDMI-uncompressed video output
  • Headphone out

More details soon. Stay tuned.

[via Nikon Rumors]



  1. Tim L says

    It will be very interesting to see if and how Canon responds. They no longer have the video advantage that the 5D II had vs the D700.