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Nikon D780

$2,999.00

In trade-in for a one operating camera, get a $400 on the purchase of a Nikon D780.

Versatility meets agility

  • 24.5 megapixel full-frame BSI-CMOS sensor with Expeed 6 processor
  • Number of AF points: 51 (15 collimator in criox and 11 operates at f/8)
  • In liveview, the 273 point AF system with phase detection
  • Continuous shooting up to 7 fps and 12 fps in liveview mode
  • ISO sensitivity from ISO 100 - 51 200 expandable from 50 to 2 048 000
  • Video: 4K (UHD) 30p/25p/24p - FullHD 120p/100p/60p/50p/30p/25p/24p
  • SKU: NI33723
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For those who express themselves without labels, the D780 is capable of bringing every spectacular vision to life and inspiring completely new ways to create. Versatility through the splendor of full frame photography and 4K video, slow motion, time-lapse, remoteless long exposures and a host of impactful creative shooting tools to keep inspiration flowing. Agility through major technological enhancements like a 180K pixel Advanced Scene Recognition System, superb phase-detect autofocusing in photo and video and easy wireless image transfer to keep up with every creative demand. The D780 is a creator's dream come true. And as the successor to the expectation-shattering D750, it's a serious upgrade in terms of speed, image processing, video capability, AF performance and so much more.

Impeccable image quality with dazzling detail

The D780 boasts a 24.5MP backside illuminated FX full frame sensor, capable of remarkable light gathering for highly detailed photos and videos with ultra shallow depth of field and sharp, clean low light shots. Welcome to the brilliance of full frame.

A huge leap in cinematic technology for DSLR lovers

For those seeking the ultimate video making capabilities but who prefer the handling and performance of a DSLR, the D780 is loaded with video features that are sure to impress.

Source detail retention with 10-Bit N-Log or new HDR (HLG)

Both N-Log and new HDR (HLG) shooting formats preserve more detail, dynamic range and contrast in video. Use N-Log for footage intended for post-process colour grading or HLG for immediate, beautifully vibrant playback on displays with HLG HDR support.

Built-in timecode

All of your footage can be time-coded in-camera for easier synchronizing and logging, especially when working with multiple cameras.

Eye-catching AF

With Eye-Detection Autofocus in Live View mode, the D780 tracks and locks focus on your subject’s eye using its powerful 273-point PDAF system, ensuring critically sharp portraits.

Supplied Accessories: EN-EL15b Rechargeable Li-ion Battery - MH-25a Battery Charger - UC-E24 USB Cable - AN-DC21 Strap - BF-1B Body Cap - DK-5 - Eyepiece Cap - DK-21 Rubber Eyecup

Body type Mid-size SLR
Max resolution 6048 x 4024
Other resolutions 3936 x 2624 (DX crop)
Image ratio w:h 1:1, 3:2, 16:9
Effective pixels 25 megapixels
Sensor photo detectors 25 megapixels
Sensor size Full frame (35.9 x 23.9 mm)
Sensor type BSI-CMOS
Processor Expeed 6
ISO Auto, 100-51200 (expands to 50-204800)
White balance presets 12
Custom white balance Yes
Image stabilization No
Uncompressed format RAW
JPEG quality levels Fine, normal, basic
Autofocus Contrast Detect (sensor)Phase DetectMulti-areaCenterSelective single-pointTrackingSingleContinuousTouchFace DetectionLive View
Manual focus Yes
Number of focus points 51
Lens mount Nikon F
Focal length multiplier
Articulated LCD Tilting
Screen size 3.2″
Screen dots 2,359,000
Touch screen Yes
Screen type TFT LCD
Live view Yes
Viewfinder type Optical (pentaprism)
Viewfinder coverage 100%
Viewfinder magnification 0.7×
Minimum shutter speed 900 sec
Maximum shutter speed 1/8000 sec
Aperture priority Yes
Shutter priority Yes
Manual exposure mode Yes
Subject / scene modes No
Built-in flash No
External flash Yes (via hot shoe)
Continuous drive 12.0 fps
Self-timer Yes
Metering modes MultiCenter-weightedHighlight-weightedSpot
Exposure compensation ±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
AE Bracketing ±5 (2, 3, 5, 7 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 1 EV steps)
WB Bracketing Yes
Microphone Stereo
Speaker Mono
Storage types Dual SD/SDHC/SDXC slots (UHS-II compatible)
USB USB 3.1 Gen 1 (5 GBit/sec)
HDMI Yes (mini HDMI)
Wireless Built-In
Remote control Yes (via wired, wireless or smartphone)
Environmentally sealed Yes
Battery Battery Pack
Battery description EN-EL15b lithium-ion battery & harger
Battery Life (CIPA) 2260
Weight (inc. batteries) 840 g (1.85 lb / 29.63 oz)
Dimensions 144 x 116 x 76 mm (5.67 x 4.57 x 2.99″)
Orientation sensor Yes
Timelapse recording Yes
GPS None
Wireless notes 802.11b/g/n + Bluetooth 4.1
Microphone port Yes
Headphone port Yes
Boosted ISO (minimum) 50
Boosted ISO (maximum) 204800
Modes 3840 x 2160 @ 30p, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM3840 x 2160 @ 25p, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM3840 x 2160 @ 24p, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM1920 x 1080 @ 120p, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM1920 x 1080 @ 100p, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM1920 x 1080 @ 60p, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM1920 x 1080 @ 50p, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM1920 x 1080 @ 30p, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM1920 x 1080 @ 25p, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM1920 x 1080 @ 24p, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM
USB charging Yes
Number of cross-type focus points 15