Compared to The best recent pro DSLRs

Rank Out of Score
Nikon D4 #1 2 100
Nikon D3 #2 2 88
Nikon D4 Nikon D3
Score Score
DXO Mark Scores
Low light performance 90.0 70.0
Color depth 50.0 45.0
Dynamic range 45.0 40.0
Misc
Popularity 5.0 2.5
Viewfinder size 42.5 42.5
Form factor
Lens availability 17.5 17.5
Viewfinder 25.0 25.0
Screen
Screen resolution 10.0 10.0
Screen size 25.0 22.5
Advanced
Image stabilization 0.0 0.0
Continuous shooting 8.7 6.9
Total 318.7 281.9
Best total 318.7 318.7
Score 100 88
Nikon D4 Nikon D3
Score Weight Score Weight
DXO Mark Scores
Low light performance
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2,965 ISO 90.0 × 100.0 = 90.0 2,290 ISO 70.0 × 100.0 = 70.0
Color depth
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24.7 bits 100.0 × 50.0 = 50.0 23.5 bits 90.0 × 50.0 = 45.0
Dynamic range
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13.1 EV 90.0 × 50.0 = 45.0 12.2 EV 80.0 × 50.0 = 40.0
Misc
Popularity
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25 10.0 × 50.0 = 5.0 9 5.0 × 50.0 = 2.5
Viewfinder size
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0.70x 85.0 × 50.0 = 42.5 0.70x 85.0 × 50.0 = 42.5
Form factor
Lens availability
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171 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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920k dots 40.0 × 25.0 = 10.0 922k dots 40.0 × 25.0 = 10.0
Screen size
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3.2" 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0 3" 90.0 × 25.0 = 22.5
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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11 fps 70.0 × 12.5 = 8.7 9 fps 55.0 × 12.5 = 6.9
Total 318.7 Total 281.9
Best total 318.7 Best total 318.7
Nikon D4 Score 100 Nikon D3 Score 88