Nikon DF vs Nikon D700

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88

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon DF

Low noise at high ISO
Low light performance
3,279 ISO
Large screen
Screen size
3.2"
In-camera HDR
HDR
Combines multiple exposures
High ISO (boost)
Light sensitivity (boost)
204,800 ISO
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon D700

Viewfinder size
Large viewfinder
0.72x
Cross type focus points
Many cross-type focus points
15
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

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Nikon D750

Pro DSLR

$1,499 - $1,797 body only

$2,297 with 24-120mm lens

Movie format Shoots movies
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Low light performance Significantly more noise at high ISO
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Fujifilm X-T2

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$1,499 body only

$1,799 with 18-55mm lens

Focus points Many more focus points
Continuous shooting Shoots much faster
Viewfinder Has a digital viewfinder
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Nikon D610

Pro DSLR

$1,497 body only

$1,997 with 24-85mm lens

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

Nikon D700 Competitors

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Nikon D750

Pro DSLR

$1,499 - $1,797 body only

$2,297 with 24-120mm lens

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

Pro DSLR

$1,497 body only

$1,997 with 24-85mm lens

Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
Overall image quality Significantly better image quality
Viewfinder size Smaller viewfinder
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Nikon D7100

Entry-level DSLR

$650 body only

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

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