Nikon D40 vs Nikon D70s

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Nikon D40

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Reasons to buy the Nikon D40

Phase detection autofocus
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fast and accurate
Thin
Thickness
2.5"
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon D70s

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Built-in focus motor
Autofocuses with more lenses
Fastest shutter speed
Fast shutter speed
1/8000 of a second

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Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon D40.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon D70s.

competitors

Nikon D40 Competitors

Nikon D3200

Nikon D3200

Entry-level DSLR

$299 body only

$349 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Shoots movies
Color depth Better color depth
Thickness Much thicker
Nikon D3300

Nikon D3300

Entry-level DSLR

$452 body only

$399 - $547 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Shoots movies
Color depth Better color depth
Thickness Much thicker
Nikon D3100

Nikon D3100

Entry-level DSLR

$529 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Shoots movies
Color depth Better color depth
Shutter lag More shutter lag

Nikon D70s Competitors

Nikon D80

Nikon D80

Entry-level DSLR

$1,299 body only

$2,299 with 18-55mm, 55-200mm lenses

Color depth Better color depth
Screen size Much larger screen
Fastest shutter speed Much slower max shutter speed
Nikon D70

Nikon D70

Pro DSLR

Screen size Significantly smaller screen
Nikon D200

Nikon D200

Pro DSLR

$1,799 body only

$1,000 with 18-70mm lens

Color depth Better color depth
Screen size Much larger screen
Weight Heavier

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