Nikon is pleased to announce a new FX format Digital SLR camera body, the Nikon D5. This camera will be available to Selective Distribution Retailers only. The D5 offers professional action and press photographers a powerful combination of up to 11 fps, a 16.2 megapixel FX-format sensor and phenomenally high ISO (extendable up to 204,800, equivalent). D-movie delivers all the flexibility necessary for broadcast quality video. Please find below an overview of the key features and benefits.



  • Built to push limits: up to 11 fps, 16.2 megapixel FX-format (full frame) CMOS sensor, ISO 100–12800: extendable up to 204,800 (equivalent)
  • Newly developed, highly durable Kevlar/carbon fibre-composite shutter unit: standard life cycle rating of 400,000 releases, with a maximum shutter speed of 1/8000 to 30s and flash synchronisation at up to 1/250 sec.
  • Multi-area mode D-Movie: records Full HD (1080p) movies in FX and DX-format, as well as in native Full HD (1920x1080) crop. Offers uncompressed full-resolution HDMI output to external devices.