Nikon Unveils D-SLR model D7000

Nikon India today unveiled its 16.2 megapixel D-SLR model D7000 in the country.

D7000 features a new DX-format CMOS image sensor and new image-processing engine, EXPEED 2, both developed by Nikon, which enable the capture of high-definition images with superior image quality.

The camera offers improved capability in shooting under dim lighting in the evening or indoors courtesy a standard sensitivity range of ISO100 - 6400 and additional increases of up to Hi 2 (ISO 25600 equivalent), the company said in a statement.

Other features include 2,016-pixel RGB metering sensor, 39-point AF system, D-Movie function for recording and editing of full HD movies.

''The D7000 is a high-quality mid-class D-SLR that will respond to user demands for a variety of the latest camera technologies and functions,'' said Hiroshi Takashina, managing director, Nikon India.

Nikon India distributes markets and services the complete range of Nikon imaging products, including its Nikon D-SLR as well as its compact camera, the Nikon Coolpix and a range of Nikkor lenses and service and repair of industrial products. These include microscopes and technical measuring instruments.