Canon EOS 1D X vs Nikon D700

Winner
Canon EOS 1D X

100

Nikon D700

93

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS 1D X

Low noise at high ISO
Low light performance
2,786 ISO
Large viewfinder
Viewfinder size
0.76x
Rapid fire
Continuous shooting
14 fps
In-camera HDR
HDR
Combines multiple exposures
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon D700

Badge
Built-in focus motor
Autofocuses with more lenses
Built-in flash
Built-in flash
External flash not needed
Fastest shutter speed
Fast shutter speed
1/8000 of a second

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon EOS 1D X.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon D700.

competitors

Canon EOS 1D X Competitors

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

Pro DSLR

$3,299 body only

$4,049 with 24-70mm lens

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Touch screen Has a touch screen
Continuous shooting Shoots much slower
Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Pro DSLR

$2,026 - $2,299 body only

$3,049 with 24-70mm lens

Size Significantly smaller
True resolution Higher true resolution
Low light performance More noise at high ISO
Canon EOS-1D X Mark II

Canon EOS-1D X Mark II

Pro DSLR

$5,271 - $5,999 body only

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Touch screen Has a touch screen
Low light performance Much more noise at high ISO

Nikon D700 Competitors

Nikon D750

Nikon D750

Pro DSLR

$1,471 - $1,797 body only

$2,126 - $2,297 with 24-120mm lens

Overall image quality Significantly better image quality
Low light performance Lower noise at high ISO
Viewfinder size Smaller viewfinder
Nikon D7100

Nikon D7100

Entry-level DSLR

$629 body only

$997 with 18-105mm lens

Screen size Significantly larger screen
Movie format Shoots movies
Low light performance Significantly more noise at high ISO
Nikon D610

Nikon D610

Pro DSLR

$1,480 - $1,497 body only

$1,663 - $1,997 with 24-85mm lens

Overall image quality Significantly better image quality
Low light performance Lower noise at high ISO
Cross type focus points Fewer cross-type focus points

discussion

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