Earlier, the company has made an announcement that they are working on the successor of the D4S. The D5 camera will be available for USD 6,500 from March.

Other than the D5, Nikon also announced a very exciting flagship for its DX-format camera range called the D500. This will be the successor to the D300S and like the D5, will pack in the same Expeed 5 image processor and support 4K video recording.

The D500 will also be available this March at a price of USD1,999.95 (approximately Rs. 1,34,000) for just the body while a kit with a 16-80mm f/2.8-4E ED VR lens will set you back USD 3,069.95 (approximately Rs. 2,04,800).

Following are the features of D5 camera:

  • The D5 includes a new 20.8-megapixel sensor which offers 153 autofocus points.
  • There's the new Expeed 5 image processor which enables high-speed shooting of around 12fps.
  • Native ISO range now stretches to 1,02,400 making it great for low-light photography.
  • The device support 4K video recording at 30fps.
  • The D5 sports a 3.2-inch touchscreen display with a 2,359k dot resolution, built-in Ethernet connectivity and dual memory card slots.


Following are the features of D500 camera:

  • The D500 features a new 20.9-megapixel DX-format CMOS sensor, 153-point autofocus system, 4K video recording support and a native ISO range of 100-51,200.
  • The device is clubbed  3.2-inch touchscreen display and dual memory card slots.
  • The camera also supports Nikon's SnapBridge connectivity suite which includes built-in Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and NFC for quickly connecting and sharing pictures with your phones and tablets.