Updated (September, 2010): Compare the Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro vs Nikon D7000

Nikon D90

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Reasons to buy the Nikon D90

Viewfinder size
Large viewfinder
0.63x
Live view
Has live view
Preview your photos
Shutter lag
Barely any delay taking photos
208 ms shutter lag
Sensor type
CMOS Sensor
Better in low light
 

Reasons to buy the Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro

Dynamic range
Wide dynamic range
13.5 EV
Fastest shutter speed
Fast shutter speed
1/8000 of a second
 
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Advantages of the Fujifilm S5 Pro

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Dynamic range More dynamic range 13.5 EV vs 12.5 EV
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1 f-stop more dynamic range
Fastest shutter speed Much faster max shutter speed 1/8000s vs 1/4000s
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2x faster max shutter speed
Thickness Thinner 2.9" vs 3"
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Advantages of the Nikon D90

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Screen size Much larger screen 3.0" vs 2.5"
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More than 20% larger screen
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen 930k dots vs 230k dots
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More than 4x higher resolution screen
Color depth Better color depth 22.7 bits vs 21.6 bits
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Distinguishes 1.1 more bits of color
Autofocus Faster autofocus Phase detection vs Contrast detection
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Catch candid moments easily
Live view Has live view Yes vs No
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Preview your photos on the camera's screen before taking them
Overall image quality Better image quality 73.0 vs 65.0
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More than 10% better image quality
Low light performance Lower noise at high ISO 977 ISO vs 448 ISO
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The D90 has excellent image quality 1.1 f-stops higher ISO than the S5 Pro
Movie format Shoots movies 720p @ 24fps vs None
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Shoots HD (720p) video as well as still pictures
Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor CMOS vs CCD
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CMOS-family sensors often produce better quality images
Viewfinder size Larger viewfinder 0.63x vs 0.60x
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Around 10% larger viewfinder
Built-in focus motor Has a built-in focus motor Yes vs No
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Autofocuses with all autofocus lenses
Size Smaller 132x103x77 mm vs 147x113x74 mm
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More than 10% smaller
Weight Lighter 703 g vs 920 g
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More than 20% lighter
Viewfinder coverage Better viewfinder coverage 96% vs 95%
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recommendations

Which camera do we recommend? Relative to the best recent DSLRs, and ignoring price

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        Compared to recent DSLRs

        Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
        Viewfinder Both have pentaprism viewfinders Help
        Pentaprism
        Storage slots Fewer storage slots Help
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        Autofocus No video autofocus Help
        Manual focus only
        HDR Neither has in-camera HDR Help
        You could do HDR manually
        Viewfinder coverage Below average viewfinder coverage Help
        S5 Pro:95%
        D90:96%
        True resolution Capture low resolution images Help
        S5 Pro:12.1 MP
        D90:12.2 MP
        Light sensitivity (boost) One has boost ISO Help
        S5 Pro:None
        D90:6,400 ISO
        Weather sealed Neither is weather sealed Help
        Need to shelter it from weather
        Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
        3,200 ISO
        Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
        Less flexible
        Sensor size Very small sensors Help
        S5 Pro:APS-C 23.0x15.5mm
        D90:APS-C 23.6x15.8mm
        Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
        Risk of blur
        Movie format One shoots movies Help
        S5 Pro:None
        D90:720p @ 24fps
        Overall image quality Low image quality Help
        S5 Pro:65.0
        D90:73.0
        Low light performance Above average noise at high ISO Help
        S5 Pro:448 ISO
        D90:977 ISO

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        Shared Competitors

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        Disadvantages

        Nikon D7000

        Nikon D7000

        Entry-level DSLR

        $625 body only

        $886 with 55-200mm lens

        Overall image quality Has slightly better image quality
        Movie format Records higher quality movies
        Thickness Is thicker
        Nikon D3200

        Nikon D3200

        Entry-level DSLR

        $319 - $415 body only

        $389 - $477 with 18-55mm lens

        Overall image quality Has slightly better image quality
        Movie format Records higher quality movies
        Fastest shutter speed Has a slower max shutter speed
        Viewfinder Has a lower quality type of viewfinder
        Nikon D7100

        Nikon D7100

        Entry-level DSLR

        $815 - $947 body only

        $1,247 with 18-140mm lens

        Overall image quality Has slightly better image quality
        Movie format Records higher quality movies
        Shutter lag Has slightly more shutter lag
        Nikon D5300

        Nikon D5300

        Entry-level DSLR

        $697 - $747 body only

        $629 - $847 with 18-55mm lens

        Overall image quality Has slightly better image quality
        Movie format Records higher quality movies
        Fastest shutter speed Has a slower max shutter speed
        Viewfinder Has a lower quality type of viewfinder
        Nikon D5100

        Nikon D5100

        Entry-level DSLR

        $378 - $449 body only

        $458 - $669 with 18-55mm lens

        Overall image quality Has slightly better image quality
        Movie format Records higher quality movies
        Fastest shutter speed Has a slower max shutter speed
        Thickness Is thicker
        Nikon D300

        Nikon D300

        Pro DSLR

        $1,699 body only

        $2,200 with 18-135mm lens

        Weather sealed Has a weather sealed body
        Continuous shooting Shoots faster continuously
        Weight Is slightly heavier
        Size Is slightly larger
        Nikon D80

        Nikon D80

        Entry-level DSLR

        $975 body only

        $595 with 18-55mm lens

        Fastest shutter speed Has a slower max shutter speed
        Thickness Is thicker

        Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro Competitors

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        Fujifilm FinePix S3 Pro

        Fujifilm FinePix S3 Pro

        Pro DSLR

        Storage slots Has more storage slots
        Screen size Much smaller screen
        Color depth Worse color depth
        Nikon D2Xs

        Nikon D2Xs

        Pro DSLR

        Color depth Better color depth
        Weather sealed Weather sealed
        Dynamic range Less dynamic range
        Overall image quality Worse image quality

        Nikon D90 Competitors

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        Disadvantages

        Nikon D5200

        Nikon D5200

        Entry-level DSLR

        $497 body only

        $597 with 18-55mm lens

        Overall image quality Better image quality
        True resolution Much higher true resolution
        Viewfinder size Significantly smaller viewfinder
        Shutter lag Significantly more shutter lag
        Canon EOS 60D

        Canon EOS 60D

        Pro DSLR

        $699 - $899 body only

        $959 - $999 with 18-135mm lens

        External mic jack Has an external mic jack
        Movie format Higher resolution movies
        Dynamic range Less dynamic range
        Overall image quality Worse image quality

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