New Nikon DL Series – 3, 1-Inch Sensor Cameras Announced
Pairing large 1-inch sensors with NIKKOR lens technology in relatively compact designs, these new Nikon cameras promise a viable alternative to smartphone cameras and DSLRs.
The last several years has seen a huge rise in the so-called premium compact camera. Whether you’re an avid DSLR shooter or casual traveler / family photographer that knows nothing of DSLRs there’s a large sensor premium compact camera out there for you. And these three new Nikons beg to be considered.
The three models have clever names which indicate their 35mm equivalent zoom ranges; the ultra-wide angle DL18-50, the DL24-85 and the ultra-versatile DL24-500. With the exception of their lenses, each camera offers the same rich feature set.
- 20.8MP CX-Format BSI CMOS Sensor
- EXPEED 6A Image Processor
- UHD 4K Video Recording at 30p
- 3.0″ 1037k-Dot Tilting OLED Touchscreen
- Hybrid AF System with 171 Focus Points
- Perspective Control; Dual Detect VR
- Wi-Fi, NFC, & Bluetooth Connectivity
- ISO 12800 and 60 fps Continuous Shooting
- NIKKOR 18-50mm (35mm Equivalent) Lens
- f/1.8-2.8 ED VR
- Dimensions (WxHxD) 4.2 x 2.5 x 2.3″
- Weight 12.88 oz with battery and SD card
The DL18-50 will be $849.99.
- NIKKOR 24-85mm (35mm Equivalent) Lens
- f/1.8-2.8 ED VR
- Dimensions (WxHxD) 4.1 x 2.4 x 2.0″
- Weight 12.35 oz with battery and SD card
The DL24-85 will be $649.99.
- NIKKOR 24-500mm (35mm Equivalent) Lens
- f/2.8-6.6 ED VR
- Dimensions (WxHxD) 4.8 x 3.5 x 5.5″
- Weight 27.51 oz with battery and SD card
The DL24-500 will be $999.99.
Equipped with Wi-Fi it’s easy take a superior picture with these cameras and copy it to your smartphone for sharing in an instant. Even if you prefer a DSLR camera, having one of these frees you to enjoy moments and memories when you don’t have your big rig on you.
Nikon has also announced three new COOLPIX cameras. With long zoom lenses and easy operation, these new COOLPIX cameras will let you capture far-away subjects in beautiful stills and 4K UHD video.