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The D800/D800E are reality!

Bob Chadwick

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Bob Chadwick Silver Member Nikonian since 12th Jan 2006
Thu 09-Feb-12 01:31 PM

>Lance, your frustration is the feeling of many. That being
>said, it seems clear that Nikon took a look at their marketing
>strategy and decided to not to continue shooting their top pro
>camera sales in the foot again. I could be way off base, but I
>don't expect them to put out a D4 light, which is what the
>direct D700 replacement would be. If it would come out,it
>would be at least not for quite some time, like a minimum of a
>couple of years and would be paired, I think, with a D5 which
>would jump well ahead again. If they did come out with a
>direct replacement now, or so, especially with the price of
>the D4 being what it is, they would likely kiss the sales of
>that baby goodbye.

So do you think that they will continue with the D700 for the immediate future? It's clear that the D800 is not the D700 upgrade but a different camera and has a different spot in their product lineup.

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