Monthly Archives: August 2012

Nikon D7000 listed as discontinued on

The Nikon D7000 listing on is marked as “discontinued by manufacturer“. I don’t know if this is a mistake or the first nail in the D7000 coffin.

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Nikon D600 is coming soon, no news on the D300s and D7000 replacements

The Nikon D600 full frame DSLR camera is coming soon. I have already posted the D600 detailed specs and we already know how the camera will look, we are just missing the announcement date. There is some talk about a scheduled Nikon announcement on or around September 13th, but nothing is confirmed at that point. […]

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Nikon D700 is gone in the US

The Nikon D700 is already listed as discontinued at B&H and is out of stock at Adorama and almost every other major US retailer (Samy’s, OneCall, Cameta, Abe’s). You may be able to find some D700 at Amazon from third party retailers. J&R indicates on their website that they have some on order, but I […]

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The sensor inside the D4 is made by Nikon

Chipworks has a new report online for the Nikon D4 and the 16.2MP FX CMOS sensor inside (NC81366W) is made by Nikon. Similar to the D3, D3s, D700 and D3100, the sensor inside the D3200 was also made by Nikon. The D7000 did use a Sony sensor. Few months ago there were some rumors that […]

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Nikon Coolpix P7700, S800c, S01 pre-order options

Nikon Coolpix P7700: Amazon Adorama B&H Nikon Coolpix S800c: Amazon Adorama B&H Nikon Coolpix S01: Amazon Adorama B&H

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Nikon Coolpix P7700, S800c, S01 and S6400 cameras announced *UPDATED*

No big surprises today – few hours ago Nikon announced three new Coolpix cameras: P7700 ($499), S800c ($349) and S01 ($180). The Coolpix S6400 was also announced, but I believe it will be available only outside the US. Sample images: P7700 S800c S01 S6400 Here are several video overviews of the new products:

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Detailed specs for the Nikon Coolpix P7700 and S800c cameras

Here are the detailed specs for the Nikon Coolpix P7700 and the Android based Coolpix S800c cameras that will be announced tomorrow at midnight (EST): Nikon Coolpix P7700 specs Magnesium alloy body Back-illuminated CMOS sensor 1/1.7 inches 12 million pixels Bright, large-diameter zoom 28mm-200mm F2-4 in 35mm Full HD, video stereo audio Custom video mode that […]

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Firmware update v1.10 for 30-110mm f/3.8-5.6 and 10-30mm f/3.5-5.6 Nikon 1 mirrorless lenses

Nikon issued firmware update v1.10 for the 1 Nikkor VR 30-110mm f/3.8-5.6 and 1 Nikkor VR 10-30mm f/3.5-5.6 lenses that contains only one modification:

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