Category Archives: Nikon D850

First Nikon D850 price drop: grey market version now $100 off

The grey market Nikon D850 camera got its first price cut of $100 on eBay (final price: $3,199.99, current MSRP is $3,296.95). Grey market Nikon gear does not come with US warranty (it only comes with store warranty). Purchasing third party warranty (like Mack) is also an options. Back in 2016 Nikon USA allowed repairing […]

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Nikon MB-D18 battery grip for the D850 camera now in stock in the US

A quick update: the Nikon MB-D18 battery grip for the D850 DSLR camera is currently in stock at Adorama and Pictureline (all are authorized Nikon US dealers).

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Lexar XQD memory cards discontinued (again)

B&H sent out emails to existing pre-orders that the Lexar 64GB XQD memory card is now officially discontinued by the manufacturer and all orders will be canceled:

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Nikon D850 is Map Camera’s top selling camera for 2017 and January 2018

I will just post this here since some readers have been questioning my previous reports… yes, it is from only one store from only one market but it’s just confirms what I have been reporting here on the blog for months – the major Japanese store Map Camera just published their top selling cameras for […]

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It’s February 13th, 2018 and the Nikon D850 is still out of stock in the US

Almost 5 months after shipment began, the Nikon D850 DSLR camera is still out of stock in the US. Here are the latest shipping dates for existing D850 pre-orders in the top three US stores: Amazon: now shipping to pre-orders placed on January 9th Adorama: now shipping to pre-orders placed on January 23rd B&H: now shipping to pre-orders placed […]

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Can you get 9 fps with the new Vello BG-N19 battery grip for Nikon D850? (*UPDATED*)

A reader who purchased the new Vello BG-N19 battery grip for Nikon D850 sent me an email to inform me that he could not get 9 fps burst rate even with the bigger battery. With the Vello grip on the D850 7 fps is the best you can do. Update – a reader sent me […]

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