Nikon announces upcoming release of D850 : In April there was already a suspicion that the D810 would not be succeeded by the D820, but by the D850, this has now been confirmed by Nikon themselves. On Nikon's 100th birthday, the company announced the upcoming introduction of the D850. A full-frame camera with a high resolution and high speed, according to the manufacturer. The Nikon D850 is designed for photographers who do not want to compromise on image quality and versatility. The new full-frame camera will appeal to many (semi)-professional photographers and is ideal for capturing landscapes, commercial sports, fashion and weddings.
Nikon D850 Full-Frame camera
"The D850 is the successor to the D810, which was highly praised by its users for offering extremely sharp and clear rendering, with rich tone characteristics.
This powerful new FX-format digital SLR camera is engineered with a range of new technologies, features and performance enhancements that are a direct result of feedback from users over the years - who demand the very best from their camera equipment.
The Nikon D850 will exceed the expectations of the vast range of photographers that seek the high resolution and high-speed capabilities that only a Nikon of this caliber complemented by Nikkor lenses can offer," Nikon mentioned in its press release.
Nikon D850 price & availability
Nikon has not yet announced when the D850 will be officially launched. At the launch of the D810 three years ago, the D810 body had a retail price of €3300 / $3,300 USD, you may assume that the Nikon D850 carries a similar price tag.