nikon-d700-digital-slr-top-view.jpgOof. Nikon laid down the gauntlet today with the new Nikon D700 Digital SLR.

12.1 megapixels, full frame image sensor, up-to 8 frames per second, 51-point autofocus, auto-cleaning sensor, GPS support, HDMI port, 3 inch super-density LCD display, live-view shooting, 3D color matrix metering, scene recognition system, three-phase active d-lighting, and an ISO setting up-to 25,600 (damn).

We know half those specs just went over your head so visit Nikon to read more on them. [via Gizmodo]

More images after the jump.

Cost: $2999 @ Nikon (July)

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