Nikon Announces New Flagship Camera, D7100


Top online photo retailer Adorama among first to offer the flagship DX-format camera

Last Updated: February 21, 2013 11:31 pm GMT
(New York, New York--February 21, 2013) Adorama, the world’s only full-service destination for photo and electronics, now has available for pre-order Nikon’s newest offering, the Nikon D7100 Digital SLR camera, at

The D7100 is the new flagship camera of Nikon’s DX-format HDSLR line. Leading the list of advanced features is the improved image quality for high-resolution DX-format cameras. With a specially designed 24.1 megapixel CMOS sensor, 51 focus points including 15 cross-type sensors, and unsurpassed clarity throughout its ISO range of 100 through 6400, the D7100 is a powerful, lightweight camera that captures scenes with a new level of precision. Built-in High Dynamic Range (HDR) capability records multiple shots simultaneously at different exposures and blends them into one frame, further enhancing the already impressive color, contrast and brightness reproduction of Nikon cameras.

Not to be left out of the social revolution, the Nikon D7100 offers an optional WU-1a Wireless Mobile Adaptor, to allow users to instantly share their creative vision. A compatible app that can be used on Android and iOS smartphones and tablets allows users to control the camera remotely, or use the phone or tablet as a Live View monitor.

Movie-making capabilities have also been enhanced; the D7100 boasts video features such as full-time auto-focus and manual exposure control during recording, a built-in stereo mic and an external stereo mic jack, headphone and HDMI jacks, and several HD formats to choose from, including 1080p at a variety of recording speeds and 720p at up to 60p for superior slow-motion videos. Recording time is extended too, with two SD card slots to capture footage.

As one of the world’s leading destinations for photo and electronics, Adorama is one of the first retailers to offer the Nikon D7100 for pre-order. The specialists at Adorama encourage advanced amateurs and even professional photographers to review the camera’s advantages, such as spot white balance control for Live View shooting just by pointing to an area on the frame that should be white, and instant access to color characteristics using the Picture Control feature, as viewed on the new 3.2-inch ultra high-resolution LCD monitor.

Adorama is offering the Nikon D7100 with a rechargeable Li-ion battery and the charger, audio/video and USB cables, Nikon View NX2 Software CD-ROM, and a one-year limited warranty. The Nikon D7100 with 18 – 105mm VR lens is also available to pre-order as a complete kit. An in-depth first look at the camera is available online at the Adorama Learning Center.


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Re: News: Nikon Announces New Flagship Camera, D7100
by Brent Dunn
I like the idea of remotely controlling the camera and being able to view the video with my phone. That's awesome. Now I'll need a remote motorized head to complete the package.

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by Alexander Sheva
Nikon cameras do not have build-in WiFi adapters. It is sad to say that Nikons and Canons (except C300) cannot produce detailed footage.

On the other hand, Panasonic GH3 has an pro video cam quality, WiFi remote, and it is lighter. I've read somewhere that you can attach motorized zooms, but I'am not 100% sure about that. Anyway, it is the best tool for the price.

I was very disappointed by D7100 video capabilities. However, Nikon Europe says that D7100 is not a "DX Flagship", so may be D400 will be better.
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