The D850 was the winner of the “Readers Award”, with the recipient of the awards being selected by the general users through online voting from March 23 to April 12, 2018. In addition, the D850 was selected by the Camera Journal Press Club (CJPC/Japan) members as a winner of the “Editors Award”; an award evaluated based on popularity, topicality and innovation from all cameras and imaging devices, with the exception of those chosen as Camera and Lens of the Year.
The D850 has won numerous imaging and design-related wards across the globe since its release in September 2017. Among them are the Best DSLR Professional award at TIPA World Awards 2018, and an iF Product Design Award 2018.
The Camera GP award focus primarily on cameras and lenses, and are sponsored by the Camera Journal Press Club (CJPC/Japan), which was established in September 1963, and is comprised of editors from 10 print and online camera and photography magazines (as of April 2018). Recipients of the Camera GP 2018 awards were selected from products that were released between April 1, 2017, and March 31, 2018.