Nikon D300 according to Chasseur d’Images

Chasseur d’Images, the first European photo magazine published the rumoured/forecasted characteristics of the upcoming Nikon D300 (or would it be Nikon D200x?):

  • Will come end of July
  • Same good viewfinder as D200
  • Same chassis as D200
  • Weather protection
  • Sony sensor APS-C of 12/13 Mpixels (possibly improved over the standard Sony version)
  • New chip for better exposure
  • 3200 ISO (optional 6400 ISO)
  • AF 11 zones derived from Nikon D2x
  • Max speed 1/8000s with 1/250s flash synchro
  • Improved battery system