Nikon launch affordable Super 16mm 4K cameras with fast lenses starting at $649

Here’s Nikon’s answer to the Sony RX100 IV and RX10 II.

With 4K video, 1080p at 120fps and 720p at 240fps the video spec does rival the Sony cameras.

Indeed in 2016 Nikon appears to be rolling out 4K video “as standard” so far.

Featuring fast lenses, compact size and likely the same stacked DRAM Sony Exmor RS 1″ sensor as the RX100 IV, the sensor size is a match for Super 16mm in cinema terms.

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