Nikon DF vs Nikon D700

Winner
Nikon DF

100

Nikon D700

88

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon DF

Low noise at high ISO
Low light performance
3,279 ISO
In-camera HDR
HDR
Combines multiple exposures
Really small
Size
Professional size (144×110×67 mm)
Thin
Thickness
2.6"
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon D700

Viewfinder size
Large viewfinder
0.72x
Shutter lag
Barely any delay taking photos
197 ms shutter lag
Fastest shutter speed
Fast shutter speed
1/8000 of a second

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon DF.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon D700.

competitors

Nikon DF Competitors

Nikon D750

Nikon D750

Pro DSLR

$1,370 - $1,497 body only

$1,956 - $1,997 with 24-120mm lens

Movie format Shoots movies
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Low light performance Much more noise at high ISO
Nikon D610

Nikon D610

Pro DSLR

$1,198 - $1,497 body only

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

Movie format Shoots movies
True resolution Significantly higher true resolution
Low light performance Much more noise at high ISO
Nikon D800

Nikon D800

Pro DSLR

$2,899 body only

True resolution Much higher true resolution
Overall image quality Better image quality
Low light performance Much more noise at high ISO

Nikon D700 Competitors

Nikon D750

Nikon D750

Pro DSLR

$1,370 - $1,497 body only

$1,956 - $1,997 with 24-120mm lens

Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
Overall image quality Significantly better image quality
Viewfinder size Smaller viewfinder
Nikon D610

Nikon D610

Pro DSLR

$1,198 - $1,497 body only

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

Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
Overall image quality Significantly better image quality
Viewfinder size Smaller viewfinder
Nikon D7200

Nikon D7200

Entry-level DSLR

$759 - $797 body only

$1,047 - $1,097 with 18-140mm lens

Screen size Significantly larger screen
True resolution Much higher true resolution
Low light performance Much more noise at high ISO

discussion

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ian (7:59 PM, August 11, 2014)
Dang! I wish I could by a DF for only $85!!!