Nikon DF vs Nikon D800

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Nikon DF

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Nikon D800

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Reasons to buy the Nikon DF

Low noise at high ISO
Low light performance
3,279 ISO
Great battery life
Battery life
1400 shots
High ISO (boost)
Light sensitivity (boost)
204,800 ISO
Really small
Size
Professional size (144×110×67 mm)
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon D800

Overall image quality
Great image quality
96.0
Movie format
Full HD
1080p @ 30fps
Color depth
Great color depth
25.6 bits
True resolution
High true resolution
36.2 MP

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

$1,650 - $1,997 body only

$2,479 - $2,497 with 24-120mm lens

Movie format Shoots movies
Autofocus Video autofocus
Low light performance More noise at high ISO
Nikon D810

Nikon D810

Pro DSLR

$2,500 - $2,797 body only

$3,060 - $3,497 with 24-120mm lens

Movie format Shoots movies
Autofocus Video autofocus
Low light performance More noise at high ISO
Fujifilm X-Pro2

Fujifilm X-Pro2

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$1,699 body only

$2,400 with 18-55mm lens

Focus points Many more focus points
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Viewfinder size Much smaller viewfinder

Nikon D800 Competitors

Nikon D750

Nikon D750

Pro DSLR

$1,650 - $1,997 body only

$2,479 - $2,497 with 24-120mm lens

Movie format Lower frame rate movies
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
True resolution Significantly lower true resolution
Nikon D810

Nikon D810

Pro DSLR

$2,500 - $2,797 body only

$3,060 - $3,497 with 24-120mm lens

Movie format Lower frame rate movies
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Pro DSLR

$2,249 - $2,599 body only

$2,700 - $3,199 with 24-105mm lens

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

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