Rumors of a new Nikon pro-level sporting activities digital camera were operating rampant throughout most of 2019, with the digital camera maker placing a cease to those in September by permitting us know that the D6 was in development.

Quick forward 5 months forward and the remarkably anticipated Nikon D6 has eventually been formally announced, properly in time for the 2020 Olympics to be held in Tokyo in July this 12 months. With a spec sheet that caters to the challenging environs of a sporting activities arena, the Nikon D6 is all established to give the Canon EOS 1D X Mark III plenty of competition.

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As rumors advised, the D6 is constructed about a twenty.8MP total-frame sensor – marginally increased than the EOS 1D X Mark III’s twenty.one megapixel depend, although it has a reduce resolution than the Nikon D5’s 21.3MP sensor.