Nikon D5, Speedlight SB-5000, Wireless Transmitter WT-6 Announced (In Development)


Nikon just announced the development of upcoming Nikon’s flagship full frame DSLR camera Nikon D5 and other products.

  • Nikon D5
  • Nikon Wireless Transmitter WT-6
  • Nikon Speedlight SB-5000

Full text of press release:

Development of Digital SLR Camera Nikon D5

November 18, 2015, TOKYO – Nikon Corporation is pleased to announce that it is developing the Nikon D5 digital SLR camera, which represents the next generation of professional Nikon FX-format models.

The new Wireless Transmitter WT-6 and Speedlight SB-5000, which will be positioned at the top of Nikon’s Speedlight lineup, are also being developed.

Through the combination of this next-generation professional camera offering an even higher level of performance, these advanced accessories and the rich lineup of existing NIKKOR lenses, Nikon is pursuing further possibilities for imaging expression.

*Details including release date and suggested retail price for this product have not yet been determined.

Below is updated rumored specs list of Nikon D5:

  • New 20MP FX sensor
  • New focusing module with larger coverage and 107 or 173 autofocus points
  • Native high ISO of 102,400
  • 15 fps
  • Body design similar to the D4s
  • 4K video 60/30fps
  • Full HD slow motion
  • Announcement expected in early 2016, maybe CES 2016

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