Nikon D850 DSLR Camera Body only


PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

  • 45.7 megapixels CMOS Sensor FX Format
  • EXPEED 5 image processor
  • 100% Viewfinder with 0.75 magnification
  • ISO range 64-25600
  • 3.2”, 2360K tilt & Touch LCD
  • 180K-pixel RGB sensor for metering
  • No optical low pass filter for extreme image quality
  • Silent Electronic shutter mode
  • 9 FPS with grip and EN EL-18B battery

$5,288.00
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Filling the large shoes of its predecessor, this camera promises technological advancements that will deliver sharp, rich imagery and video that will appeal to photographers and multimedia creators alike.

It also boasts a high resolution combined with high speed for versatility that will make it a viable choice for a range of situations and subjects. Additionally, the one major feature they have announced is the ability to capture 8K time-lapse video, something we have not yet seen in a DSLR.

(VBA520AA)

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

  • 45.7 megapixels CMOS Sensor FX Format
  • EXPEED 5 image processor
  • 100% Viewfinder with 0.75 magnification
  • ISO range 64-25600
  • 3.2”, 2360K tilt & Touch LCD
  • 180K-pixel RGB sensor for metering
  • No optical low pass filter for extreme image quality
  • Silent Electronic shutter mode
  • 9 FPS with grip and EN EL-18B battery
Type
Single-lens reflex digital camera
 
Lens mount
Nikon F mount (with AF coupling and AF contacts)
 
Effective angle of view
Nikon FX format
 
Image sensor format
FX
 
Image sensor type
CMOS
 
Sensor size
35.9 mm x 23.9 mm
 
Total pixels
46.89 million
 
Dust-reduction system
Image sensor cleaning, Image Dust Off reference data (Capture NX-D software required)
 
Effective pixels
45.7 million
 
Image size (pixels)
FX (36x24) image area (L) 8256 x 5504 ( 45.4 million) (M) 6192 x 4128 ( 25.5 million) (S) 4128 x 2752 ( 11.3 million) 1.2x (30x20) image area (L) 6880 x 4584 ( 31.5 million) (M) 5152 x 3432 ( 17.6 million) (S) 3440 x 2288 ( 7.8 million) DX (24x16) image area (L) 5408 x 3600 ( 19.4 million) (M) 4048 x 2696 ( 10.9 million) (S) 2704 x 1800 ( 4.8 million) 5 : 4 (30x24) image area (L) 6880 x 5504 ( 37.8 million) (M) 5152 x 4120 ( 21.2 million) (S) 3440 x 2752 ( 9.4 million) 1 : 1 (24x24) image area (L) 5504 x 5504 ( 30.2 million) (M) 4128 x 4128 ( 17.0 million) (S) 2752 x 2752 ( 7.5 million) FX-format photographs taken during movie recording (L) 8256 x 4640 ( 38.3 million) (M) 6192 x 3480 ( 21.5 million) (S) 4128 x 2320 ( 9.5 million) DX-format photographs taken during movie recording (L) 5408 x 3040 ( 16.4 million) (M) 4048 x 2272 ( 9.1 million) (S) 2704 x 1520 ( 4.1 million)
 
File format
NEF (RAW): 12 or 14 bit (lossless compressed, compressed, or uncompressed); large, medium, and small available (medium and small images are recorded at a bit depth of 12 bits using lossless compression) TIFF (RGB) JPEG: JPEG-Baseline compliant with fine (approx. 1 : 4), normal (approx. 1 : 8), or basic (approx. 1 : 16) compression; optimal quality compression available NEF (RAW)+JPEG: Single photograph recorded in both NEF (RAW) and JPEG formats
 
Picture Control system
Auto, Standard, Neutral, Vivid, Monochrome, Portrait, Landscape, Flat ; selected Picture Control can be modified; storage for custom Picture Controls
 
Media
XQD, SD, SDHC (UHS-II compliant), SDXC (UHS-II compliant)
 
Card slot
1 XQD card and 1 Secure Digital (SD) card Either card can be used for primary or backup storage or for separate storage of NEF (RAW) and JPEG images; pictures can be copied between cards.
 
File system
DCF 2.0, Exif 2.31, PictBridge
 
Viewfinder
Eye-level pentaprism single-lens reflex viewfinder
 
Frame coverage
FX (36x24): Approx. 100% horizontal and 100% vertical 1.2x (30x20): Approx. 97% horizontal and 97% vertical DX (24x16): Approx. 97% horizontal and 97% vertical 5:4 (30x24): Approx. 97% horizontal and 100% vertical 1:1 (24x24): Approx. 97% horizontal and 100% vertical
 
Magnification
Approx. 0.75 x (50 mm f/1.4 lens at infinity, –1.0 m(*1))
 
Eyepoint
17 mm (–1.0 m(*1); from center surface of viewfinder eyepiece lens)
 
Diopter adjustment
-3 to +1 m(*1)
 
Focusing screen
Type B BriteView Clear Matte Mark VIII screen with AF area brackets (framing grid can be displayed)
 
Reflex mirror
Quick return
 
Depth-of-field preview
Yes Pressing Pv button stops lens aperture down to value selected by user (A and M modes) or by camera (P and S modes)
 
Lens aperture
Instant return, electronically controlled
 
Compatible lenses
Compatible with AF NIKKOR lenses, including type G, E, and D lenses (some restrictions apply to PC lenses), and DX lenses (using DX 24 x 16 image area), AI-P NIKKOR lenses, and non-CPU AI lenses (exposure modes A and M only). IX NIKKOR lenses, lenses for the F3AF, and non-AI lenses cannot be used. The electronic rangefinder can be used with lenses that have a maximum aperture of f/5.6 or faster (the electronic rangefinder supports 15 focus points with lenses that have a maximum aperture of f/8 or faster, of which 9 points are available for selection).
 
Type
Electronically-controlled vertical-travel focal-plane mechanical shutter; electronic front-curtain shutter available in quiet shutter-release, quiet continuous shutter-release, and mirror up release modes
 
Speed
1/8000 to 30 s in steps of 1/3, 1/2, or 1 EV, bulb, time, X250
 
Flash sync speed
X= 1/250 s; synchronizes with shutter at 1/250 s or slower; Auto FP High-Speed sync supported
Modes S (single frame), CL (continuous low speed), CH (continuous high speed), Q (quiet shutter-release), QC (quiet continuous shutter-release), Self-timer, MUP (mirror up)
 
Approximate frame advance rate
Up to 9 fps With an EN-EL18b battery inserted in an MB-D18 battery pack CL: 1 to 8 fps CH: 9 fps QC: 3 fps Other power sources CL: 1 to 6 fps CH: 7 fps QC: 3 fps
 
Self-timer
2 s, 5 s, 10 s, 20 s; 1 to 9 exposures at intervals of 0.5, 1, 2, or 3 s
 
Metering system
TTL exposure metering using RGB sensor with approximately 180K (180,000) pixels
 
Metering mode
Matrix: 3D color matrix metering III (type G, E, and D lenses); color matrix metering III (other CPU lenses); color matrix metering available with non-CPU lenses if user provides lens data Center-weighted: Weight of 75% given to 12 mm circle in center of frame. Diameter of circle can be changed to 8, 15, or 20 mm, or weighting can be based on average of entire frame (non-CPU lenses use 12-mm circle) Spot: Meters 4 mm circle (about 1.5% of frame) centered on selected focus point (on center focus point when non-CPU lens is used) Highlight-weighted: Available with type G, E, and D lenses
 
Range
(ISO 100, f/1.4 lens, 20 °C/68 °F) Matrix or center-weighted metering: –3 to +20 EV Spot metering: 2 to 20 EV Highlight-weighted metering: 0 to 20 EV
 
Exposure meter coupling
CPU, AI
 
Mode
Programmed auto with flexible program (P); shutter-priority auto (S); aperture-priority auto (A); manual (M)
 
Exposure compensation
–5 to +5 EV in increments of 1/3, 1/2, or 1 EV
 
Exposure lock
Luminosity locked at detected value
 
ISO sensitivity
(Recommended Exposure Index) ISO 64 to 25600 in steps of 1/3, 1/2, or 1 EV Can also be set to approx. 0.3, 0.5, 0.7, or 1 EV (ISO 32 equivalent) below ISO 64 or to approx. 0.3, 0.5, 0.7, 1, or 2 EV (ISO 102400 equivalent) above ISO 25600; auto ISO sensitivity control available
 
Active D-Lighting
Can be selected from Auto, Extra high, High, Normal, Low, or Off
 
Autofocus system
Multi-CAM 20K autofocus sensor module with TTL phase detection, fine-tuning, and 153 focus points (including 99 cross-type sensors and 15 sensors that support f/8), of which 55 (35 cross-type sensors and 9 f/8 sensors) are available for selection
 
Detection range
–4 to +20 EV (ISO 100, 20 °C/68 °F)
 
Lens servo
Single-servo AF (AF-S), Continuous-servo AF (AF-C) ; predictive focus tracking automatically activated according to subject status Manual focus (M): Electronic rangefinder can be used
 
Focus point
153 153 focus points, of which 55 or 15 are available for selection
 
AF-area mode
Single-point AF, 9-, 25-, 72-, or 153- point dynamic-area AF, 3D-tracking, group-area AF, auto-area AF
 
Focus lock
Focus can be locked by pressing shutter-release button halfway (single-servo AF) or by pressing the center of the sub-selector
 
Control
TTL: i-TTL flash control using RGB sensor with approximately 180K (180,000) pixels; i-TTL balanced fill-flash for digital SLR is used with matrix, center-weighted, and highlight-weighted metering, standard i-TTL fill-flash for digital SLR with spot metering
 
Mode
Front-curtain sync, slow sync, rear-curtain sync, red-eye reduction, red-eye reduction with slow sync, slow rear-curtain sync, off
 
Flash compensation
–3 to +1 EV in increments of 1/3, 1/2, or 1 EV
 
Flash-ready indicator
Lights when optional flash unit is fully charged; flashes after flash is fired at full output
 
Accessory shoe
ISO 518 hot-shoe with sync and data contacts and safety lock
 
Nikon Creative Lighting System (CLS)
i-TTL flash control, radio-controlled Advanced Wireless Lighting, optical Advanced Wireless Lighting, modeling illumination, FV lock, Color Information Communication, Auto FP High-Speed Sync, AF-assist for multi-area AF, unified flash control
 
Sync terminal
ISO 519 sync terminal with locking thread
 
White balance
Auto (3 types), natural light auto, incandescent, fluorescent (7 types), direct sunlight, flash, cloudy, shade, preset manual (up to 6 values can be stored, spot white balance measurement available during live view), choose color temperature (2500 K to 10,000 K), all with fine-tuning.
 
Bracketing types
Exposure, Flash, White balance, ADL
 
Modes
Photo live view, Movie live view
 
Lens servo
Autofocus (AF): Single-servo AF (AF-S); full-time-servo AF (AF-F) Manual focus (M)
 
AF-area mode
Face-priority AF, Wide-area AF, Normal-area AF, pinpoint AF, Subject-tracking AF
 
Autofocus
Contrast-detect AF anywhere in frame (camera selects focus point automatically when face-priority AF or subject-tracking AF is selected)
 
Metering system
TTL exposure metering using main image sensor
 
Metering mode
Matrix, center-weighted, or highlight-weighted
 
Frame size (pixels) and frame rate
3840 x 2160 (4K UHD); 30p (progressive), 25p, 24p 1920 x 1080; 60p, 50p, 30p, 25p, 24p 1280 x 720; 60p, 50p 1920 x 1080 (slow-mo); 30p x4, 25p x4, 24p x5 Actual frame rates for 60p, 50p, 30p, 25p, and 24p are 59.94, 50, 29.97, 25, and 23.976 fps respectively; quality selection available at all sizes except 3840 x 2160 (when quality is fixed at "high") and 1920 x 1080 slow-mo (when quality is fixed at “normal”)
 
File format
MOV, MP4
 
Video compression
H.264/MPEG-4 Advanced Video Coding
 
Audio recording format
Linear PCM, AAC
 
Audio recording device
Built-in stereo or external microphone; sensitivity adjustable
 
ISO sensitivity (Recommended Exposure Index)
Exposure modes P, S, and A: Auto ISO sensitivity control (ISO 64 to Hi 2) with selectable upper limit Exposure mode M: Auto ISO sensitivity control (ISO 64 to Hi 2) available with selectable upper limit; manual selection (ISO 64 to 25600 in steps of 1/3, 1/2, or 1 EV) with additional options available equivalent to approximately 0.3, 0.5, 0.7, 1, or 2 EV (ISO 102400 equivalent) above ISO 25600
 
Active D-Lighting
Can be selected from Same as photo settings, Extra high, High, Normal, Low, or Off
 
Other options
Index marking, time-lapse movies, electronic vibration reduction
 
Monitor size
8 -cm ( 3.2 –in.) diagonal
 
Monitor type
tilting TFT touch-sensitive LCD with 170° viewing angle, approximately 100% frame coverage, and manual monitor brightness control
 
Monitor resolution
Approx. 2359 k-dot (XGA)
 
Playback
Full-frame and thumbnail (4, 9, or 72 images) playback with playback zoom, playback zoom cropping, movie playback, photo and/or movie slide shows, histogram display, highlights, photo information, location data display, picture rating, and auto image rotation
 
USB connector
SuperSpeed USB (USB 3.0 Micro-B connector); connection to built-in USB port is recommended  
 
HDMI output connector
Type C HDMI connector
 
Audio input
Stereo mini-pin jack (3.5 mm diameter; plug-in power supported)
 
Audio output
Stereo mini-pin jack (3.5 mm diameter)
 
Ten-pin remote terminal
Can be used to connect optional MC-30A/MC-36A remote cords, ML-3 modulite remote control sets, WR-R10 (requires WR-A10 adapter) or WR-1 wireless remote controllers, or GP-1/GP-1A GPS units
 
Wi-Fi Standards:
IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g Operating frequency: 2412 to 2462 MHz (channels 1 to 11) Maximum output power: 8.5 dBm (EIRP) Authentication: Open system, WPA2-PSK
 
Bluetooth
Communication protocols: Bluetooth Specification Version 4.1 Operating frequency: Bluetooth: 2402 to 2480 MHz Bluetooth Low Energy: 2402 to 2480 MHz
 
Range (line of sight)
Approximately 10 m (32 ft) without interference; range may vary with signal strength and presence or absence of obstacles
 
Supported languages
Arabic, Bengali, Bulgarian, Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Marathi, Norwegian, Persian, Polish, Portuguese (Portugal and Brazil), Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Swedish, Tamil, Telugu, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese
 
Battery
One EN-EL15a rechargeable Li-ion battery
 
Battery pack
Optional MB-D18 multi-power battery pack with one rechargeable Nikon EN-EL18b Li-ion battery (available separately), one rechargeable Nikon EN-EL15a Li-ion battery, or eight AA alkaline, Ni-MH, or lithium batteries. A BL-5 battery-chamber cover is required when using EN-EL18b batteries.
AC adapter EH-5c/EH-5b AC adapter; requires EP-5B power connector (available separately)
 
Tripod socket
1/4–in. (ISO 1222)
 
Dimensions (W x H x D)
Approx. 146 x 124 x 78.5 mm ( 5.8 x 4.9 x 3.1 in.)
 
Weight
Approx. 1005 g ( 2 lb. 3.5 oz. ) with battery and XQD memory card but without body cap; approx. 915 g/2 lb. 0.3 oz. (camera body only)
 
Operating environment
Temperature: 0 °C to 40 °C (+32 °F to 104 °F) Humidity: 85% or less (no condensation)
 
Supplied accessories
BF-1B body cap, EN-EL15a rechargeable Li-ion battery with terminal cover, MH-25a battery charger (comes with either an AC wall adapter or power cable of a type and shape that varies with the country or region of sale), HDMI/USB cable clip, UC-E22 USB cable, AN-DC18 strap
 
1. Unless otherwise stated, all measurements are performed in conformity with Camera and Imaging Products Association (CIPA) standards or guidelines. All figures are for a camera with a fully-charged battery. Nikon reserves the right to change the appearance and specifications of the hardware and software described in these specifications at any time and without prior notice. Nikon will not be held liable for damages that may result from any mistakes that these specifications may contain.
SKU VBA520AA
Brand Nikon

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