Sony A7 vs Nikon DF

Winner
Sony A7

71

Nikon DF

59

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Sony A7

Flip-out screen
Screen flips out
Great for movies
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
Barely any delay taking photos
Shutter lag
221 ms shutter lag
Light-weight
Weight
417 g
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon DF

Screen size
Large screen
3.2"
Startup delay
Almost no delay when powering up
550 ms startup delay
Low light performance
Low noise at high ISO
3,279 ISO
Lens availability
Slightly more lenses available
171 lenses

galleries

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

competitors

Sony A7 Competitors

Sony Alpha 7 II

Sony Alpha 7 II

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$1,340 - $1,598 body only

$1,640 - $1,798 with 28-70mm lens

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Autofocus Faster autofocus
Size Larger
Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$548 body only

$582 - $698 with 16-50mm lens

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Size Smaller
Overall image quality Worse image quality
Canon EOS 6D

Canon EOS 6D

Pro DSLR

$1,212 - $1,399 body only

$1,799 with 24-105mm lens

Startup delay Much less startup delay
Autofocus Faster autofocus
Overall image quality Worse image quality

Nikon DF Competitors

Nikon D750

Nikon D750

Pro DSLR

$1,497 - $1,502 body only

$1,997 with 24-120mm lens

Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Movie format Shoots movies
Size Larger
Nikon D810

Nikon D810

Pro DSLR

$2,417 - $2,497 body only

$2,900 - $2,997 with 24-120mm lens

True resolution Much higher true resolution
Overall image quality Better image quality
Size Larger
Nikon D610

Nikon D610

Pro DSLR

$1,497 body only

$1,586 - $1,997 with 24-85mm lens

Movie format Shoots movies
Overall image quality Better image quality
Battery life Shorter battery life

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