Nikon D200 vs Nikon D80

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Nikon D200

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Nikon D80

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Reasons to buy the Nikon D200

Weather sealed
Weather sealed
Shoot in extreme weather
Almost no delay when powering up
Startup delay
200 ms startup delay
Thin
Thickness
2.9"
Fast shutter speed
Fastest shutter speed
1/8000 of a second
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon D80

Viewfinder size
Large viewfinder
0.62x
Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Pentaprism
Interchangeable lenses
Interchangeable lenses
Many lenses to choose from
Badge
Built-in focus motor
Autofocuses with more lenses

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon D200.
Explore our gallery of 49 sample photos taken by the Nikon D80.

competitors

Nikon D200 Competitors

Nikon D3200

Nikon D3200

Entry-level DSLR

$300 body only

$397 with 18-55mm lens

Screen size Much larger screen
Overall image quality Significantly better image quality
Weather sealed No weather sealing
Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82)

Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82)

Super zoom

Screen size Much larger screen
Image stabilization Image stabilization
Viewfinder Has a digital viewfinder
Nikon D90

Nikon D90

Entry-level DSLR

$680 body only

$730 with 18-55mm lens

Screen size Much larger screen
Live view Has live view
Weather sealed No weather sealing

Nikon D80 Competitors

Nikon D90

Nikon D90

Entry-level DSLR

$680 body only

$730 with 18-55mm lens

Screen size Much larger screen
Dynamic range More dynamic range
Weight Slightly heavier
Nikon D3300

Nikon D3300

Entry-level DSLR

$462 body only

$397 - $447 with 18-55mm lens

Screen size Much larger screen
Overall image quality Much better image quality
Viewfinder Doesn't have a pentaprism viewfinder
Nikon D3100

Nikon D3100

Entry-level DSLR

$503 with 18-55mm lens

Screen size Much larger screen
Live view Has live view
Viewfinder Doesn't have a pentaprism viewfinder

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