Nikon D810 vs Nikon D800

Winner
Nikon D810

100

Nikon D800

95

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon D810

High true resolution
True resolution
36.2 MP
Great viewfinder
Viewfinder
Pentaprism
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
More storage slots
Storage slots
2
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon D800

True resolution
High true resolution
36.2 MP
Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Pentaprism
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
Storage slots
More storage slots
2

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon D800.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon D810.

competitors

Nikon D810 Competitors

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

Pro DSLR

$3,299 body only

$4,049 with 24-70mm lens

Touch screen Has a touch screen
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
Storage slots Has fewer storage slots
Nikon D750

Nikon D750

Pro DSLR

$1,471 - $1,797 body only

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

Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Continuous shooting Shoots faster
True resolution Significantly lower true resolution
Nikon D500

Nikon D500

Pro DSLR

$1,599 - $1,897 body only

$2,497 with 16-80mm lens

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Focus points Many more focus points
True resolution Significantly lower true resolution

Nikon D800 Competitors

Nikon D750

Nikon D750

Pro DSLR

$1,471 - $1,797 body only

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

Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
True resolution Significantly lower true resolution
Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Pro DSLR

$2,026 - $2,299 body only

$3,049 with 24-70mm lens

Cross type focus points Many more cross-type focus points
Continuous shooting Shoots faster
Overall image quality Significantly worse image quality
Nikon D610

Nikon D610

Pro DSLR

$1,480 - $1,497 body only

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

Continuous shooting Shoots faster
Size Smaller
True resolution Significantly lower true resolution

discussion

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Avatar for César del Río César del Río (4:47 AM, August 31, 2015)
no it doesnt
 
Avatar for Adrian Evans Adrian Evans (5:12 PM, February 01, 2015)
Built in flash? where, mind hasn't
 
Guest (10:10 PM, October 19, 2014)
Several wrong information about th D810...
 
VMP photo (4:09 PM, August 14, 2014)
also both cameras have the dual storage slots so
 
John (6:45 PM, August 07, 2014)
Does the D810 actually have integrated GPS? Nikon's site makes it look as if it does not.