Nikon DF vs Nikon D800

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Nikon DF

100

Nikon D800

98

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Reasons to buy the Nikon DF

Low noise at high ISO
Low light performance
3,279 ISO
High ISO (boost)
Light sensitivity (boost)
204,800 ISO
Really small
Size
Professional size (144×110×67 mm)
Thin
Thickness
2.6"
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon D800

Overall image quality
Great image quality
96.0
Color depth
Great color depth
25.6 bits
True resolution
High true resolution
36.2 MP
Startup delay
Almost no delay when powering up
200 ms startup delay

galleries

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

competitors

Nikon DF Competitors

Nikon D750

Nikon D750

Pro DSLR

$1,399 - $1,797 body only

$2,297 with 24-120mm lens

Movie format Shoots movies
Autofocus Video autofocus
Light sensitivity (boost) Worse boost ISO
Nikon D610

Nikon D610

Pro DSLR

$1,497 body only

$1,997 with 24-85mm lens

Movie format Shoots movies
Autofocus Video autofocus
Light sensitivity (boost) Worse boost ISO
Nikon D810

Nikon D810

Pro DSLR

$2,399 - $2,497 body only

$3,060 - $3,197 with 24-120mm lens

Movie format Shoots movies
Overall image quality Better image quality
Light sensitivity (boost) Worse boost ISO

Nikon D800 Competitors

Nikon D750

Nikon D750

Pro DSLR

$1,399 - $1,797 body only

$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
Nikon D810

Nikon D810

Pro DSLR

$2,399 - $2,497 body only

$3,060 - $3,197 with 24-120mm lens

Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
Light sensitivity (boost) Better boost ISO
Lowest price Slightly more expensive
Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Pro DSLR

$2,190 - $2,499 body only

$2,699 - $3,099 with 24-105mm lens

Cross type focus points Many more cross-type focus points
Light sensitivity (boost) Better boost ISO
Overall image quality Significantly worse image quality

discussion

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