Based on 15,565 expert and owner reviews, Nikon has good reviews for its digital cameras. Nikon also has good reviews specifically for its cameras.
Good Quality Lens
A few people wrote in their reviews that the product had a good autofocus. Photographyblog.com gave this digital camera a score of 5 stars and mentioned on expert website PhotographyBlog.com “The autofocus system has been refined, there is a larger 2 inch LCD monitor” in their Nikon D70s review.
Several customers who reviewed the Nikon D70s agreed that it was lightweight. Goodgearguide.com.au wrote on Good Gear Guide.com.au “Compared to some other digital SLRs--such as the bulky Fujifilm FinePix S2 Pro or the heavy Konica Minolta Maxxum 7D--the Nikon D70s feels small and lightweight”. Expert review site Pcworld.com_techhive.com gave the product a rating of 4 stars and said “Small and relatively lightweight”.
Good Product Quality
Two Nikon D70s owners who bought the Nikon D70s considered that it was good quality. Photo Radar said eight years ago “Image quality could be better”.
Good Screen / Viewfinder
Some people thought the Nikon D70s had a good screen. Photo Radar wrote “New, improved LCD screen at the back”.
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Easy to Use
One Nikon D70s reviewer concluded that the product was easy to use. Photographyblog.com mentioned “It provides almost everything that most photographers will ever need in a camera (digital or otherwise), whilst delivering fantastic ease of use”.
Good Technical Features
One person who bought it reckoned that it had good features. Expert review site Pcworld.com_techhive.com mentioned “The D70s offers a good selection of features and fast autofocus.” in their Nikon D70s review.
Good Battery Life
One person said in their reviews that this digital camera had a good battery life. Expert website Neocamera.com said eleven years ago “Larger LCD (2" vs 1.8"), faster focus, improved flash, improved battery” in their review of the Nikon D70s.
One Nikon D70s owner who reviewed it thought it had a good flash.
One person considered that it was smooth. Expert website Steves-Digicams.com mentioned in their review of the Nikon D70s “The Digital Vari-Program modes produce great results with smooth gradations and rich tones eve”.
Good Quality Pictures
One customer wrote that it had a good picture resolution. Expert review site Cnet.com wrote in their review of the Nikon D70s twelve years ago “Digital camera, 6,100,000 pixels, LCD display - TFT active matrix - 1.8 in - Color, - CompactFlash Card.” .
One Nikon D70s owner who bought it concluded that it was able to produce good images.
8 Reasons Against
Does Not Have an Image Stabilizer
Like most of the other new comparable spec cameras, the Nikon D70s does not have an image stabilizer.
Does Not Support Wi-Fi
Like most of the other digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the D70s, the Nikon D70s does not support wi-Fi.
Like most of the other digital cameras that have been around for the last year, the Nikon D70s is not waterproof.
Does Not Support Full HD Video
Like most of the other cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the D70s, the Nikon D70s does not support Full HD video.
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Most cameras that have been available for a similar time to the D70s are not 3D. The Nikon D70s is no exception to this as it too is not 3D.
Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)
Like most of the other cameras that have been available for around the same time as the D70s, the Nikon D70s does not have a GPS (satellite).
Does Not Support Video Capability
Like most of the other cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the D70s, the Nikon D70s does not support video capability.
Does Not Have a Built-In Flash
Like most of the other new digital cameras, the Nikon D70s does not have a built-in flash.
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Released Eleven Months Ago
This camera has been on the market for eleven months.
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Compared to some other digital SLRs--such as the bulky Fujifilm FinePix S2 Pro or the heavy Konica Minolta Maxxum 7D--the Nikon D70s feels small and lightweight. The D70s fits comfortably in the... Read more…