Sony A7 vs Nikon DF

Winner
Sony A7

65

Nikon DF

58

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Sony A7

Really small
Size
Standard size (127×94×48 mm)
Flip-out screen
Screen flips out
Great for movies
In-camera panoramas
Panorama
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon DF

Screen size
Large screen
3.2"
Low light performance
Low noise at high ISO
3,279 ISO
Lens availability
Slightly more lenses available
171 lenses
Badge
Built-in focus motor
Autofocuses with more lenses

galleries

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

competitors

Sony A7 Competitors

Sony Alpha a6300

Sony Alpha a6300

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$998 body only

$1,148 with 16-50mm lens

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Focus points Many more focus points
Screen resolution Lower resolution screen
Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$548 body only

$698 with 16-50mm lens

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Size Smaller
Autofocus Slower video autofocus
Sony Alpha 7 II

Sony Alpha 7 II

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$1,590 - $1,698 body only

$1,870 - $1,998 with 28-70mm lens

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Autofocus Faster autofocus
Size Larger

Nikon DF Competitors

Nikon D750

Nikon D750

Pro DSLR

$1,799 - $1,997 body only

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

Autofocus Video autofocus
Movie format Shoots movies
Light sensitivity (boost) Worse boost ISO
Nikon D500

Nikon D500

Pro DSLR

$1,997 body only

$3,067 with 16-80mm lens

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Size Larger
Nikon D810

Nikon D810

Pro DSLR

$2,420 - $2,797 body only

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

Autofocus Video autofocus
True resolution Much higher true resolution
Light sensitivity (boost) Worse boost ISO

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