The H6D-400C MS comes with sensor-shift and multi-shot features. As anticipated, the medium format camera does not come cheap as you will be shelling out $47,995 (roughly Rs. 30,64,200) for it. The pre-orders for your Hasselblad H6D-400c camera started on January 16 and it will go on sale from March this year.
The H6D-400C was declared as an addition to the company’s H6D medium format camera series. The H6D-400C system features a 100 megapixel CMOS detector with measurements 53.4x40mm. The Multi-Shot mode is capable of shooting images. In the first four, the sensor is moved one pixel at a time to get real colour data. Observing this, the cycle returns the sensor to the beginning. Then the sensor is transferred by half a pixel horizontally and then half a pixel to receive two more knots. All the 6 images are then merged from the camera to get a 400-megapixel image. The merged image forms a 2.4GB, 16-bit TIFF file at 23,200×17,400 pixels. The company claims the resultant image has “an astounding moire free level of detail.”
There are certain limitations to this camera, as it must be tethered via USB to a computer in order to utilize the multi-shot functionality. For images that don’t require to use the full 400-megapixel resolution that the H6D-400c MS also includes a 100-megapixel alternative. The images could be recorded in a single shot or even employing the same Multi-Shot technology but only with four knots instead of six.
Others specifications of the camera contain dual media card slots (CFast 2.0 and SD card), a three-inch touchscreen display on the rear, Hasselblad’s Authentic Focus II autofocus technologies, up to a 60-minute camera speed, USB Type-C jack, Wi-Fi, HDMI, and sound input. The H6D-400 has a native ISO assortment of 64 to 12,800 and will capture whole HD and 4K UHD RAW video at up to 25 fps.
Lately, users who don’t wish to fork out such a huge amount of money for your camera may also rent it on a daily basis. Aside from the pricing stated, the lease fee is EUR 399 (roughly Rs. 23,400) per day.