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Is there room for a D400 - Photography life asks?

dm1dave

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dm1dave Administrator Awarded for high level knowledge and skills in various areas, most notably in Wildlife and Landscape Writer Ribbon awarded for his excellent article contributions to the Nikonians community Donor Ribbon awarded for his very generous support to the Fundraising Campaign 2015 Nikonian since 12th Sep 2006
Mon 04-Mar-13 11:00 PM

“No Nikon camera moves 8 x 24 mpx per second to the buffer. That's 192 mpx/second. The D4 only moves 160-176 mpx/second”

Interestingly though – the 7D at 18 mega pixels has a file size of 25 MB (bigger file sizes than any of the 24 MP Nikons) and at 8 FPS it is moving 200 MB per second – and they were doing that in 2009.

I think that all of Nikons speed limits are self-imposed rather than technical limitations.

The D4 may be at or close to the mechanical and AF limits for frame rate.

I think 7 FPS is more likely for a D400 – the same speed as the D300s without a grip. That would require moving about 160 MB per second to the buffer. (RAW lossless compressed)
6 FPS is my bottom limit.

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