Compared to The best recent pro DSLRs

Rank Out of Score
Canon EOS 5D Mark III #2 2 90
Nikon D800 #1 2 100
Canon EOS 5D Mark III Nikon D800
Score Score
DXO Mark Scores
Low light performance 70.0 90.0
Color depth 47.5 50.0
Dynamic range 27.5 50.0
Misc
Popularity 22.5 12.5
Viewfinder size 45.0 42.5
Form factor
Lens availability 17.5 17.5
Viewfinder 25.0 25.0
Screen
Screen resolution 11.2 10.0
Screen size 25.0 25.0
Advanced
Image stabilization 0.0 0.0
Continuous shooting 4.4 2.5
Total 295.6 325.0
Best total 325.0 325.0
Score 90 100
Canon EOS 5D Mark III Nikon D800
Score Weight Score Weight
DXO Mark Scores
Low light performance
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2,293 ISO 70.0 × 100.0 = 70.0 2,979 ISO 90.0 × 100.0 = 90.0
Color depth
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24 bits 95.0 × 50.0 = 47.5 25.6 bits 100.0 × 50.0 = 50.0
Dynamic range
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11.7 EV 55.0 × 50.0 = 27.5 14.4 EV 100.0 × 50.0 = 50.0
Misc
Popularity
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118 45.0 × 50.0 = 22.5 57 25.0 × 50.0 = 12.5
Viewfinder size
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0.71x 90.0 × 50.0 = 45.0 0.70x 85.0 × 50.0 = 42.5
Form factor
Lens availability
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165 lenses 70.0 × 25.0 = 17.5 171 lenses 70.0 × 25.0 = 17.5
Viewfinder
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Pentaprism 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0 Pentaprism 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0
Screen
Screen resolution
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1,040k dots 45.0 × 25.0 = 11.2 921k dots 40.0 × 25.0 = 10.0
Screen size
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3.2" 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0 3.2" 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0
Advanced
Image stabilization
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None 0.0 × 25.0 = 0.0 None 0.0 × 25.0 = 0.0
Continuous shooting
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6 fps 35.0 × 12.5 = 4.4 4 fps 20.0 × 12.5 = 2.5
Total 295.6 Total 325.0
Best total 325.0 Best total 325.0
Canon EOS 5D Mark III Score 90 Nikon D800 Score 100