Nikon D5 - Surprise Spec Fail (Potential Deal Breaker?)

Featured Friday, 15 January 2016 03:15

Delving deep into the spec sheet reveals a very surprising limitation on the video functionality of this camera!

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NOTE - the d500 will do 4K 29.59 internal in one recording, but it splits the file into 3 minute chunks. The D5 is flat out limited to 3 mins recording.

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  • Comment Link PeterT Friday, 22 January 2016 09:33 posted by PeterT

    There are rumors floating around that Nikon will provide a firmware update that extends 4K video recording limit to 30 minutes.

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  • Comment Link Peter Geran Saturday, 30 January 2016 05:53 posted by Peter Geran

    When I want video, I will purchase a video camera.

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