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Nikon D4S

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A good spec and multi award winning SLR camera, a massive range of available lenses but representing poor value for money
SLR 16.2MP 4928 X 3280 Pixels CMOS Mar 2014
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Nikon D4s Digital SLR Camera Body *NEW* + 3 Years Warranty (Brand new, unopened) - on
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Used - NIKON D4S Body 16.2MP DSLR Camera. USA Model-Near Mint. Only 2373 Shutter Count! (Used)
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Used - Nikon D4S 16.2 MP Digital SLR Camera Black Body with Box EXCELLENT #171006k (Used)
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Used - Nikon D4s 16.2MP Digital SLR Camera Body only in Excellent Condition (Used)
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Used - Nikon D4s (Body Only) - perfect working condition - 126k actuations (Used)
$3,199.00
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Used - Nikon D4S Factory Refurbished Body Only (Refurbished)
$3,200.00
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Used - Nikon D4S 16.2 MP Digital SLR Camera Black Body EXC+++ (Used)
$3,350.00
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Used - Nikon D4S 16.2 MP CMOS FX Digital SLR w/ Full 1080p HD video - Only 673 photos! (Used)
$3,400.00
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Used - USA model Nikon D4S 16.2MP Digital SLR Camera - Black (Body Only) (Used)
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Used - Nikon D4s 16.2MP Digital SLR Camera - Black (Body Only) (Used)
$4,200.00
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Used - Nikon D4S DSLR 16.2MP Digital Camera Body (Used)
$4,499.00
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Used - Nikon D4s Full Frame Professional Digital SLR Camera Body Only boxed (Used)
$4,616.76
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Used - EXC+++ Nikon D4S 16.2 MP FX Digital SLR Camera from Japan (Used)
$5,760.00
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Used - Nikon D4S 16.2 MP CMOS FX Digital SLR with Full 1080p HD Video (Body Only)
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$2,989.99
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$3,299.00
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Used - [EXCELLENT+++] Nikon D4S (SHUTTER COUNT ONLY_ 54550) Body from Japan (Used) - on
$3,472.42
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Nikon D4S Review

With excellent reviews but good features, we have ranked the Nikon D4S number 159 in best selling cameras and number 437 across all digital cameras.
97
Reviews
241 Reviews + 9 Awards
26
Value for Money
Poor
62
Features
Good Features
55
Overall Score
Average

Why Has it Scored 56?

It has terrific expert reviews and superb user reviews with 97% of buyers recommending this digital camera to others.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest cameras 2017.
This Nikon digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
4928 x 3280 pixels image resolution
Higher than average megapixels
Very heavy

Should You Buy it Now?

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How Big is the Nikon D4S?

The Nikon D4S is 160mm wide and 90.5mm tall. It is 156.5mm deep and weighs 1.2kg.

Nikon D4S front dimensions
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Nikon D4S In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $5,794.00 it is more expensive than 99% of cameras.

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We found a cheaper price for the Nikon D4S of £3,379.99 ($3,379.99) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $2,414.01.

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Features

4928 X 3280 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest image resolution of the Nikon D4S is 4928 x 3280 pixels. That's 1% higher resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels. Across all cameras the best resolution is 8256 x 6192 pixels and the worst is 640 x 480 pixels.

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Higher Than Average Megapixels

The megapixels of the Nikon D4S of 16.2MP is higher than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is higher than 65% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. The megapixels of digital cameras range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP.

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Wide Range of Optical Zooms Depending On Lens Used

This digital camera has interchangeable lenses so the optical zoom depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of optical zooms are possible with this camera. Nikon offers hundreds of lenses ranging in optical zoom from approx 0.5x (10mm focal length) to approx 50x (800mm focal length).

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on digital cameras.

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Wide Range of Minimum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the minimum aperture number depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of minimum aperture numbers are possible with this camera. Nikon offers lenses with apertures ranging from F/1.4 to F/6.3.

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Higher Than Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The maximum ISO sensitivity of the Nikon D4S of 25,600 is higher than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the highest 8% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. The ISO sensitivities (max) of cameras range from 200 to 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000.

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Optical Image Stabilisation May Be Available With Some Lenses

This Nikon digital camera has interchangeable lenses so whether this camera has an image stabilizer depends on the lens being used. Nikon offers a wide range of lenses with built in image stabilisation.

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Very Heavy

Across all the cameras the weights range from 50g to 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. The Nikon D4S's weight of 1.2kg is in the heaviest 2% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Features Contrast Adjustment

The Nikon D4S features contrast adjustment, which is unusual. 83% of digital cameras do not feature contrast adjustment.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera supports a video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080|1280 x 720|640 x 424 pixels, which is the most commonly supported resolution on digital cameras.

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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The Nikon D4S's display diagonal of 3.2" is in the largest 6% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature. The smallest display diagonal of digital cameras is 1", the largest is 9", and the average display diagonal is 2.9".

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Has a Tripod Mount

The Nikon D4S has a tripod mount. 73% of digital cameras do not have a tripod mount.

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Wide Range of Closest Focusing Distances Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the closest focusing distance depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of closest focusing distances are possible with this camera.

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Wide Range of Maximum Focal Lengths (35mm Film Equiv) Depending On Lens Used

This digital camera has interchangeable lenses so the maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) are possible with this camera.

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Higher Than Average Display Resolution

The lowest display resolution of digital cameras is 23,000 pixels, the highest is 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 610,000 pixels. The display resolution of the Nikon D4S of 921,000 pixels is higher than 74% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Features Brightness Adjustment

The Nikon D4S features brightness adjustment, unlike 78% of digital cameras which do not feature brightness adjustment.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

nikon vba400ae, nikon 1541

Barcodes:

00000001637766, 00000001637883, 00000001637965, 00000001639713, 00000001641685, 00000001642417, 00000001642851, 00000001642870, 00018208015412, 00018208937486

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