Just ahead of photokina, Nikon released yet another FX DSLR. Placed somewhere between the D610 and the D810, the new D750 adds a few extras: built-in wifi, a tilting screen, and a slimmer than usual body.
What they didn’t add is built-in GPS! Thankfully we have a solution for that, and our Unleashed Dx000 is compatible. I will personally go and test it at photokina when I find the time.
Read more about the D750 at nikon.com or engadget.com
One last thing: just like with the D600/D610/Df, the rubber flap covering must be completely removed for the Unleashed Dx000 to fit. There’s an almost almost completely reversible method described here.
[Update 2014-09-25] I got a chance to visit the Nikon Booth at photokina, and test the Unleashed Dx000 on the D750. It works very well, as expected, and easily fits under the eyelet for the camera Strap.
However, this eyelet will block the remote release socket on the top of the Unleashed Dx000. This is needed for pairing (only once), so you’ll need to run the pairing routine on another camera, or purchase a pre-paired bundle.
It is possible to use the Unleashed without removing the rubber flap, but I would recommend removing it. The flap pushes against the Unleashed quite strongly, and could eventually push it out.
2 thoughts on “D750 announced – Unleashed Dx000 adds GPS [updated]”
Did you try the Dx000 on a D750 at Photokina? Does it require amputation of the flap?
I do not remove the rubber. It is flexible enough and thin and the plug on the unleaseh long enough for a solid and safe connection.
What drives me mad on the D600 is the fact that the GPS and the USB connector are next to each other. So in order to use the one the other has to be removed. Seems that is no issue here anymore!