Nikon D810 vs Nikon D800

Winner
Nikon D810

100

Nikon D800

97

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon D810

Low noise at high ISO
Low light performance
2,979 ISO
Great image quality
Overall image quality
96.0
Great color depth
Color depth
25.7 bits
Wide dynamic range
Dynamic range
14.8 EV
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon D800

Startup delay
Almost no delay when powering up
200 ms startup delay
Low light performance
Low noise at high ISO
2,979 ISO
Overall image quality
Great image quality
96.0
Color depth
Great color depth
25.6 bits

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

Nikon D750

Nikon D750

Pro DSLR

$1,419 - $1,497 body only

$1,899 - $1,997 with 24-120mm lens

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

Nikon D500

Pro DSLR

$1,549 - $1,897 body only

$2,497 with 16-80mm lens

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Touch screen Has a touch screen
True resolution Much lower true resolution
Nikon D7200

Nikon D7200

Entry-level DSLR

$749 - $797 body only

$1,097 with 18-140mm lens

Lens availability More lenses available
Size Smaller
Movie continuous focus Doesn't focus continuously recording movies

Nikon D800 Competitors

Nikon D750

Nikon D750

Pro DSLR

$1,419 - $1,497 body only

$1,899 - $1,997 with 24-120mm lens

Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
True resolution Much lower true resolution
Nikon D610

Nikon D610

Pro DSLR

$1,100 - $1,497 body only

$1,900 - $2,447 with 28-300mm lens

Continuous shooting Shoots faster
Size Smaller
True resolution Much lower true resolution
Nikon D700

Nikon D700

Pro DSLR

$102 body only

Viewfinder size Slightly larger viewfinder
Continuous shooting Shoots slightly faster
True resolution Much 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.