Nikon D7000 vs Nikon D80

Winner
Nikon D7000

100

Nikon D80

44

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon D7000

Full HD
Movie format
1080p @ 24fps
Has live view
Live view
Preview your photos
Weather sealed
Weather sealed
Shoot in extreme weather
Rapid fire
Continuous shooting
6 fps
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon D80

Viewfinder size
Large viewfinder
0.62x
Badge
Built-in focus motor
Autofocuses with more lenses
Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Pentaprism

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon D7000.
Explore our gallery of 49 sample photos taken by the Nikon D80.

competitors

Nikon D7000 Competitors

Nikon D7200

Nikon D7200

Entry-level DSLR

$749 - $997 body only

$1,099 - $1,297 with 18-140mm lens

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Movie format Lower frame rate movies
Movie continuous focus Doesn't focus continuously recording movies
Nikon D5300

Nikon D5300

Entry-level DSLR

$445 body only

$500 - $549 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Lower frame rate movies
Screen size Much larger screen
Viewfinder size Significantly smaller viewfinder
Nikon D7100

Nikon D7100

Entry-level DSLR

$1,097 with 18-55mm lens

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Movie format Lower frame rate movies
Battery life Slightly shorter battery life

Nikon D80 Competitors

Nikon D3100

Nikon D3100

Entry-level DSLR

Movie format Shoots movies
Screen size Much larger screen
Viewfinder size Much smaller viewfinder
Nikon D90

Nikon D90

Entry-level DSLR

$1,154 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Shoots movies
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Weight Slightly heavier
Nikon D3200

Nikon D3200

Entry-level DSLR

$358 body only

$438 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Shoots movies
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Viewfinder size Much smaller viewfinder

discussion

Nikon D7000
D7000
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Nikon D80
D80
Nikon

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Hannah (2:43 PM, February 21, 2013)
Do they both take the same battery?