Nikon DF vs Nikon D700

Winner
Nikon DF

90

Nikon D700

79

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
Great battery life
Battery life
1400 shots
High ISO (boost)
Light sensitivity (boost)
204,800 ISO
 

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
Built-in flash
Built-in flash
External flash not needed

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

$1,628 - $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

$2,399 - $2,797 body only

$3,497 with 24-120mm lens

Movie format Shoots movies
Autofocus Video autofocus
Low light performance More noise at high ISO
Nikon D610

Nikon D610

Pro DSLR

$1,266 - $1,497 body only

$1,897 with 24-85mm lens

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

Nikon D700 Competitors

Nikon D750

Nikon D750

Pro DSLR

$1,628 - $1,997 body only

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

Movie format Shoots movies
Overall image quality Significantly better image quality
Viewfinder size Smaller viewfinder
Nikon D610

Nikon D610

Pro DSLR

$1,266 - $1,497 body only

$1,897 with 24-85mm lens

Movie format Shoots movies
Overall image quality Significantly better image quality
Cross type focus points Fewer cross-type focus points
Nikon D7200

Nikon D7200

Entry-level DSLR

$876 - $1,047 body only

$1,347 with 18-140mm lens

Movie format Shoots movies
Screen size Significantly larger screen
Low light performance 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!!!