Nikon has added its new DX-Format flagship D7100 to its DSLR camera lineup. The new D7100 comes as the successor to the Nikon D7000 and comes with a faster auto focus system, an enhanced image processor plus other improved features and functions.
The Nikon D7100 is a lightweight DSLR that sports a new DX-Format APS-C image sensor capable of capturing 24.1 Megapixel images and the device is driven by the EXPEED 3 image processing engine to deliver high-quality images and video. Other features that will encourage you to buy includes a new lightning-fast 51-point AF system, a new Multi-CAM 3500DX AF module, a 3D Color Matrix Metering II 2,016-pixel RGB sensor and an ISO range of up to 100-6400 (expandable to Hi-2 of 25,600).
The hardware specifications of the DX-Format D7100 include: a 3.2-inch 1,229K dots high resolution display, a new high-contrast OLED display within the optical viewfinder, there are two SD card slots with support for UHS-1 and SDXC cards for high-speed writing of image data and more storage space.
Nikon’s new D7100 features a built-in stereo mic and external mic jack for high-quality sound recording, HDMI output for sharing recorded content on a much larger screen. The camera features a durable construction featuring magnesium alloy top which is also moisture and dust resistance. Nikon kicks off sale of the D7100 starting in March, the body-only will go for the price of $1199.95, or you can set yourself back $1599.95 for the camera with a AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-105mm f/3.5-5.6 VR lens.