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Nikon D80

Nikon D80
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85 Reviews + 20 Awards
70
Features
Good Features
67
Popularity
Lots of Positive Reviews
77
Value for Money
Very Good
74
Age
3 Years Old
79
Kagoo Score
Very Good
Our Verdict:
A bargain price and multi award winning 585g camera, good for landscape photography. It has a built-in flash, an optical zoom of and a minimum aperture number of and does not have an image stabiliser. Purchasers report that it has good features, it's able to produce good images but expensive.
CNET.com Editor's Choice Trusted Reviews Recommended DP Review Highly Recommended PhotographyBlog.com Highly Recommended
585g SLR 10.2MP 3872 X 2592 Pixels Jan 2016
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With outstanding reviews, we have ranked the Nikon D80 number 685 across all digital cameras.

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Kagoo Score
96
Reviews
70
Features
68
Popularity
77
Value for Money
74
Age

79

79
Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 79?

purchasers report that it has great expert reviews and fantastic user reviews with an average overall rating of 91%, based on 85 reviews. This digital camera has received 20 awards including an "Editor's Choice" award from PC Mag plus five other sites and a "Recommended" award from Trusted Reviews plus two other sites.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer digital cameras with better features are available. However this Nikon digital camera has good reviews so it may still be worth considering.
The D80 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Over 90 Different Nikon Lenses Available
Wide range of optical zooms depending on lens used
10.2 effective megapixel nikon DX format CCD image sensor
Top shutter speed of 1/4,000 second and flash sync speeds up to 1/200 second
Fast image transfer via USB 2.0 hi-speed interface and SD memory card
Selectable slideshow function (standard or pictmotion)
SD memory card storage, SDHC compatible
Lightweight, compact body

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each digital camera by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age and value for money.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the digital camera is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec digital cameras come to market, the older digital cameras will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

Having compared it with other relevant digital cameras, we have concluded that it is excellent for wildlife photography. It is also very good for portrait photography as well being very good for landscape photography.
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4.6 stars (85 reviews)

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6 Editor's Choice Awards

This digital camera has received six Editor's Choice Awards from a number of expert reviews sites including CNET.com, PC Mag and zdnet.fr.
Editor's Choice from CNET.com Editor's Choice from PC Mag Editor's Choice from zdnet.fr Editor's Choice from Cnetfrance.fr Editor's Choice from CNET.com.au Editor's Choice from asia.cnet.com

3 Highly Recommended Awards

It's received a Highly Recommended Award from expert review sites PhotographyBlog.com, DP Review and Camera Labs.
Highly Recommended from PhotographyBlog.com Highly Recommended from DP Review Highly Recommended from Camera Labs

11 Further Awards

It's received 11 Awards from a number of expert reviews sites including Trusted Reviews, alphr.com and dinside.no/data.
Recommended from Trusted Reviews Recommended from alphr.com Recommended from dinside.no/data Best Buy from best4reviews.com Best Buy from Howstuffworks.com 5 Star from 01net.com Very Good from clubic.com Value for Money from hardwarezone.com.sg Gold from techadvisor.co.uk Hot Buy from stuff.tv A-List from pcauthority.com.au

What Are People Saying About the Nikon D80?

Picture Quality
9
0
Features
9
1
Lens System
4
1
Price
4
6
Design
4
0
Viewfinder / Screen
1
0
Video Capability
1
0
Ease of Use
2
0
Robustness
1
0
Product Quality
0
1
Size and Weight
1
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Battery
1
0
7 Out of 10 Customers Thought it Was Not Fairly Priced

Over 10 people thought that the Nikon D80 was expensive.

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Expensive
11 people agree
No people disagree
  • More expensive than its direct competition, but thanks to its brilliant features the D80 is money well spent Canon has ruled the digital SLR camera market ...
    alphr.com 30 Sep 2006
  • ... digital SLR, but there they are nonetheless. With customizability rivaling that of the much more expensive and clearly professional level Nikon D...
    Kickstartnews.com 1 Feb 2007
  • More expensive than its direct competition, but thanks to its brilliant features the D80 is money well spent...
    pcauthority.com.au 15 Dec 2006
  • As the most expensive camera on test, the D80 has its work cut out to compete with its cheaper DSLR rivals, especially as all have a 10-megapixel sensor, ...
    pcauthority.com.au 7 Mar 2008
  • View All Reviews About Expensive
    Bad Value for Money
    9 people agree
    8 people disagree
    One Person Thought it Was of an Inferior Quality
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    Most People Thought This Digital Camera Was Reliable

    Several people thought that the Nikon D80 was very strong and durable and was well made.

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    Very Strong and Durable
    5 people agree
    No people disagree
  • SummaryPros: Large LCD; excellent image quality; sturdy build; very good in-camera editing features; extensive feature set. Cons: Switch to Secure Digital ...
    Mac World 6 Dec 2006
  • SummaryPros: Large LCD; excellent image quality; sturdy build; very good in-camera editing features; extensive feature set. Cons: Switch to Secure Digital ...
    Mac World 6 Dec 2006
  • ... you own compatible lenses, results are almost the best on test, chunky, sturdy build, ergonomically sound control layout. Some loss of highlight detail ...
    macworld.co.uk 19 Jan 2008
  • ... appealing features, including a status LCD...Excellent image quality. Sturdy body. Many features, such as incamera editing. Price is a little high.
    pcworld.com_techhive.com 8 May 2007
  • View All Reviews About Sturdy
    Well Made
    3 people agree
    No people disagree
    One Person Thought This Digital Camera Had a Good Battery Life
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    Six People Thought This Digital Camera Was a Good Size

    Several people thought that the Nikon D80 was compact, was a good body shape and wasn't tight.

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    Compact
    2 people agree
    No people disagree
  • ... trades most enduring dream machines, Nikon’s latest SLR combines top of the range technologies with compact convenience. A high-resolution sensor and ...
    productsifter.com 1 Jan 2007
  • ... controls, the camera is still very intuitive to use with qualit...Compact yet still good to hold. Feature-packed. Great image quality and resolution. Good-quality ...
    thestar.com.my 7 Nov 2006
  • View All Reviews About Compact
    A Good Body Shape
    2 people agree
    1 person disagrees
    Not {More} Tight
    2 people agree
    No people disagree
    Seven People Thought the Nikon D80 Was Carefully Designed

    Several people thought that the Nikon D80 was really ergonomic and was well designed.

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    Very Ergonomic
    4 people agree
    No people disagree
  • ... crowded. The Nikon D80 competes among them with a large viewfinder, strong ergonomics, great build quality and a high-level of customization. Image quality ...
    Neocamera.com 31 Dec 2006
  • ... is, but that suits us and our calloused, manly hands, making it fantastically comfortable to grip. It also feels imperturbably solid in build – sturdier ...
    stuff.tv 15 Nov 2006
  • ... set shutter speed) and a better kit lens, better build quality, and better ergonomics. in favour of the canon are the sensor cleaning and price and bundled ...
    Gluey - Amazon 12 Dec 2006
  • ... results are almost the best on test, chunky, sturdy build, ergonomically sound control layout. Some loss of highlight detail but not much else.
    macworld.co.uk 19 Jan 2008
  • View All Reviews About Ergonomics
    Well Designed
    2 people agree
    No people disagree
    The Vast Majority of People Thought it Was Easy to Use

    Several people thought that the Nikon D80 was easy to use, was really easy to handle and had good controls.

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    Easy to Use
    5 people agree
    No people disagree
  • ... useful features.Despite the changes in the controls, the camera is still very intuitive to use with qualit...Compact yet still good to hold. Feature-packed. ...
    thestar.com.my 7 Nov 2006
  • ... customisable control. USB 2.0 connectivity, programmable "FUNC" button, build, ease of use, in-camera editing, help menu system. Pricier than competition, ...
    best4reviews.com 21 May 2007
  • ... Top LCD screen to display settings. In-camera editing functions. Intuitive user interface. Multiple exposure mode. Supports SD high-capacity memory cards. ...
    asia.cnet.com 8 Oct 2006
  • ... Top LCD screen to display settings. In-camera editing functions. Intuitive user interface. Multiple exposure mode. Supports SD high-capacity memory cards. ...
    digitalartsonline.co.uk 6 Nov 2006
  • View All Reviews About Intuitive
    Very Easy to Handle
    4 people agree
    No people disagree
    Has Good Controls
    4 people agree
    No people disagree
    Has a Good Interface
    2 people agree
    No people disagree
    The Vast Majority of Owners Thought This Digital Camera Had Nice Technical Features

    Over 20 people thought that the Nikon D80 had good features and two people thought that it also had a powerful motor.

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    Has Good Features
    22 people agree
    4 people disagree
  • ... competition, but thanks to its brilliant features the D80 is money well spent Canon has ruled the digital SLR camera market for a long time with its 350D, ...
    alphr.com 30 Sep 2006
  • More expensive than its direct competition, but thanks to its brilliant features the D80 is money well spent...
    pcauthority.com.au 15 Dec 2006
  • ... image quality; sturdy build; very good in-camera editing features; extensive feature set. Cons: Switch to Secure Digital card media is a hassle for users ...
    Mac World 6 Dec 2006
  • ... with a 10.2-megapixel sensor, a larger LCD, better performance, and many fine features. At $130... This fast, small 10-megapixel SLR has many appealing ...
    pcworld.com_techhive.com 8 May 2007
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    Has a Powerful Motor
    2 people agree
    No people disagree
    Some Owners Thought it Was Easy to Connect to Other Devices

    Two people thought that the Nikon D80 was good in terms of connectivity.

  • ... set up add...Image quality, fast start up, customisable control. USB 2.0 connectivity, programmable "FUNC" button, build, ease of use, in-camera editing, ...
    best4reviews.com 21 May 2007
  • ... ThiemAdorama offers...Image quality, fast start up, customisable control. USB 2.0 connectivity, programmable "FUNC" button, build, ease of use, in-camera ...
    photo.net 1 Jan 2008
  • 6 Out of 10 People Thought it Had an OK Noise Level

    Over 10 people thought that the Nikon D80 really wasn't noisy.

  • ... certainly many reasons to upgrade from the...Images with high detail and low noise. Superior build quality and handling to rivals. Best viewfinder experience ...
    Camera Labs 1 Feb 2007
  • ... high-capacity memory cards. Snappy performance. Good image quality with noise showing up at only ISO 1 600 a. Slower top shutter and flash-sync speed compared ...
    asia.cnet.com 8 Oct 2006
  • The Nikon D80 digital SLR is the successor to the company’s highly regarded D70 and D70s models. It features a 10.2-megapixel CCD, large 2.5-inch screen, ...
    digitalartsonline.co.uk 6 Nov 2006
  • ... high-capacity memory cards. Snappy performance. Good image quality with noise showing up at only ISO 1 600 a. Slower top shutter and flash-sync speed compared ...
    digitalartsonline.co.uk 6 Nov 2006
  • Some People Thought it Had a Good Lens

    Several people thought that the Nikon D80 had a good lens, had a brilliant zoom and had a good autofocus.

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    Has a Good Lens
    5 people agree
    7 people disagree
  • Good kit lens but 400D takes better pictures. By Ben Pitt 10 megapixels7.5x zoomSDHC slot2.5in LCD Read comments: 0 Sponsored Links Latest Prices: SELLERPRICEAVAILABILITYSELLER ...
    Expert Reviews 31 Aug 2007
  • ... into a menu if after setting aperture u want to set shutter speed) and a better kit lens, better build quality, and better ergonomics. in favour of the ...
    Gluey - Amazon 12 Dec 2006
  • ... bulkiness of the D80 and makes this camera a must...High quality images. Excellent lens range. Bulky. Average flash.
    stuff.tv 15 Nov 2006
  • ... good to hold. Feature-packed. Great image quality and resolution. Good-quality kit lens. No dust reduction system. Slightly more expensive than rival models.
    thestar.com.my 7 Nov 2006
  • View All Reviews About Lens
    Has a Superb Zoom
    4 people agree
    1 person disagrees
    Has a Good Autofocus
    2 people agree
    No people disagree
    Nine People Thought it Had a Good Screen or Viewfinder

    Several people thought that the Nikon D80 had a good viewfinder and screen.

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    Has a Good Viewfinder
    6 people agree
    No people disagree
  • With the , you get exceptional performance, a large, bright and clear optical viewfinder, and excellent image quality with low noise up to ISO 800...
    photoxels.com 19 Mar 2007
  • ... Autofocus. Unlimited Continuous mode at 3 frames per second in JPEG. Excellent viewfinder. Solidly built. Some noise above 400 ISO. Complexity of some ...
    Megapixel.net 30 Sep 2006
  • ... low noise. Superior build quality and handling to rivals. Best viewfinder experience in its class. Superb metering, flash and AF performance. Higher price ...
    Camera Labs 1 Feb 2007
  • The Nikon D80 digital SLR is the successor to the company’s highly regarded D70 and D70s models. It features a 10.2-megapixel CCD, large 2.5-inch screen, ...
    digitalartsonline.co.uk 6 Nov 2006
  • View All Reviews About Viewfinder
    Has a Good Screen
    3 people agree
    No people disagree
    Over 40 People Thought it Produced Good Quality Pictures

    More than 30 people thought that the Nikon D80 was able to produce good images and several people thought that it also had a superb picture quality, picture resolution and had a good ISO range.

    View All Reviews About Picture Quality
    Able to Produce Good Images
    33 people agree
    1 person disagrees
  • Good kit lens but 400D takes better pictures. By Ben Pitt 10 megapixels7.5x zoomSDHC slot2.5in LCD Read comments: 0 Sponsored Links Latest Prices: SELLERPRICEAVAILABILITYSELLER ...
    Expert Reviews 31 Aug 2007
  • When you think of a Nikon camera, high performance and sharp images are expected. The performance level of Nikons D80 digital SLR camera should be no surprise ...
    Howstuffworks.com 21 Mar 2007
  • ... entry-level and midrange dSLR market and will appeal to photographers looking for an all-rounder with a range of useful features... Good build quality. ...
    asia.cnet.com 8 Oct 2006
  • For keen photographers with a little money to spend, the Nikon D80 is likely to be the camera of choice. The question really is whether you have the photographic ...
    techadvisor.co.uk 10 Nov 2006
  • View All Reviews About Pictures
    Has a Very Good Picture Quality
    5 people agree
    No people disagree
    Has a Brilliant Picture Resolution
    4 people agree
    1 person disagrees
    Has a Good ISO Range
    2 people agree
    4 people disagree
    Good in Terms of Colour Rendition
    2 people agree
    No people disagree
    One Person Thought it Took Good Videos
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    Over 10 People Thought it Did Not Have a Good Flash

    More than 10 people thought that the Nikon D80 had a bad flash.

  • ... this camera a must...High quality images. Excellent lens range. Bulky. Average flash.
    stuff.tv 15 Nov 2006
  • ... Some noise above 400 ISO. Complexity of some Custom options. No PC terminal for third party flash. No RAW tools available with PictureProject, the supplied ...
    Megapixel.net 30 Sep 2006
  • ... customizable. Lightning-fast performance. Full raw editor costs extra. Flash sync of 1200 second.
    CNET.com 30 Aug 2006
  • ... customisable. Lightning-fast performance. Full raw editor costs extra. Flash sync of 1200 second.
    CNET.com.au 31 Aug 2006
  • How Good Are Nikon Digital Cameras?

    70
    Features

    Key Reasons For and Against

    Over 90 Different Nikon Lenses Available
    Wide range of optical zooms depending on lens used
    Optical image stabilisation may be available with some lenses
    Wide range of minimum aperture numbers depending on lens used
    Very short camera shutter speed
    Has a built-in flash
    Has a USB connectivity
    Has a shoe mounting point
    Has a tripod mount
    Has a self-timer
    Very wide field of view
    Features brightness adjustment
    Wide range of aspherical lenses depending on lens used
    Has an anti-dust function
    Features flash exposure compensation
    Has an auto Exposure (AE) lock
    Has an Auto Focus (AF) lock
    Lower than average megapixels
    Only 3872 x 2592 pixels image resolution
    Very low maximum ISO sensitivity
    Heavier than average
    Does not have a GPS
    Only 3872 x 2592 still image resolution
    Does not support video capability
    Smaller than average display diagonal
    Very low display resolution
    Does not have an HDMI

    What the Reviews Say

    Most people thought this digital camera was reliable
    Six people thought this digital camera was a good size
    Seven people thought the Nikon D80 was carefully designed
    The vast majority of people thought it was easy to use
    The vast majority of owners thought this digital camera had nice technical features
    Some owners thought it was easy to connect to other devices
    6 out of 10 people thought it had an OK noise level
    Some people thought it had a good lens
    Nine people thought it had a good screen or viewfinder
    Over 40 people thought it produced good quality pictures
    Over 10 people thought it did not have a good flash
    Over 90 Different Nikon Lenses Available
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    Nikon offers over 90 own brand lenses for their SLR cameras including macro, fixed focal length and zoom lenses allowing for huge creative versatility. More lenses that fit Nikon SLR cameras are available from third party manufacturers such as Tamron and Sigma.

    Lower Than Average Megapixels

    The Nikon D80's sensor megapixels of only 10.2MP is in the lowest 16% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. Cameras have megapixels of between 0.3MP and 80MP, and the average megapixels is 15MP.

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    Only 3872 X 2592 Pixels Image Resolution

    The Nikon D80 has a maximum image resolution of 3872 x 2592 pixels. That's 37% lower image resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels. The best resolution of all digital cameras is 8256 x 6192 pixels and the worst is 640 x 480 pixels.

    What does "maximum image resolution" mean? Less Edit
    Wide Range of Optical Zooms Depending On Lens Used

    This Nikon 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).

    What does "optical zoom" mean? Less Edit
    Very Low Maximum ISO Sensitivity

    The lowest maximum ISO sensitivity of digital cameras is 200, the highest is 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 15,000. The maximum ISO sensitivity of the Nikon D80 of only 1,600 is lower than 82% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

    What does "maximum ISO sensitivity" mean? Less Edit
    Optical Image Stabilisation May Be Available With Some Lenses

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

    What is an image stabiliser? Less Edit
    Wide Range of Minimum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

    This digital 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.

    What does "minimum aperture number" mean? Less Edit
    Very Short Camera Shutter Speed

    The Nikon D80's camera shutter speed of only 0.00025s is shorter than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the shortest 33% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. The shortest camera shutter speed of digital cameras is 0.000016s, the longest is 4s, and the average camera shutter speed is 0.01s.

    What does "camera shutter speed" mean? Less Edit
    Has a Built-in Flash
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    The Nikon D80 has a built-in flash. 70% of cameras also have a built-in flash.

    What is a built-in flash? Less Edit
    Heavier Than Average

    The weight of the Nikon D80 of 585g is in the heaviest 12% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. The lightest camera is 50g , the heaviest is 2.7kg, and the average weight is 300g.

    What does "weight" mean? Less Edit
    Does Not Have a GPS

    The Nikon D80 does not have a GPS. 91% of cameras also do not have a GPS.

    What is a GPS? Less Edit
    Has a USB Connectivity

    The Nikon D80 has a USB connectivity, which is unusual. 91% of digital cameras do not have a USB connectivity.

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    Has a Shoe Mounting Point

    The Nikon D80 has a shoe mounting point. 91% of digital cameras do not have a shoe mounting point.

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    Has a Tripod Mount

    The Nikon D80 has a tripod mount. 77% of cameras do not have a tripod mount.

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    Has a Self-Timer

    The Nikon D80 has a self-timer, unlike 84% of cameras which do not have a self-timer.

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    Only 3872 X 2592 Still Image Resolution

    The Nikon D80 supports a maximum still image resolution of 3872 x 2592. That's 28% lower still image resolution than a 4320 x 3240 camera, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by cameras. This digital camera also supports a still image resolution of 3872x2592, 2896x1944 and 1936x1296. The worst resolution of all cameras is 4592x3064 and the best is 6016 x 4016.

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    Does Not Support Video Capability

    The Nikon D80 does not support video capability, although this is within the context that 60% of cameras also do not support video capability.

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    Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

    Across all the digital cameras the display diagonals range from 1" to 6.7", and the average display diagonal is 2.9". The Nikon D80's display diagonal of only 2.5" is in the smallest 10% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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    Very Wide Field of View

    Cameras have field of views of between 74% and 170%, and the average field of view is 100%. The field of view of the Nikon D80 of 170% is in the widest 1% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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    Very Low Display Resolution

    The Nikon D80's display resolution of only 230,000 pixels is lower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is lower than 74% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature. The lowest display resolution of digital cameras is 23,000 pixels, the highest is 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 570,000 pixels.

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    Features Brightness Adjustment

    The Nikon D80 features brightness adjustment, unlike 82% of cameras which do not feature brightness adjustment.

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    Wide Range of Aspherical Lenses Depending On Lens Used

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

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    Does Not Have an HDMI

    Like most other cameras, the Nikon D80 does not have an HDMI. 63% of digital cameras do not have an HDMI.

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    Has an Anti-Dust Function

    The Nikon D80 has an anti-dust function. 92% of cameras do not have an anti-dust function.

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    Features Flash Exposure Compensation

    The Nikon D80 features flash exposure compensation. 83% of cameras do not feature flash exposure compensation.

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    Has an Auto Exposure (AE) Lock

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    The Nikon D80 has an Auto Focus (AF) lock, unlike 71% of cameras which do not have an Auto Focus (AF) lock.

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    The Nikon D80 has been listed on Kagoo since January 2017 and is currently ranked number 685 across all digital cameras.
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    Value for Money

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    Nikon D80 Release Date

    January 2016

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    Nikon D80 Specification

    Key Features
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    Picture Quality
    Still Image Resolution
    Maximum Image Resolution
    Sensor Type
    Image Formats Supported
    Image Sensor Size (W X H)
    Total Megapixels
    Sensor Format
    Design
    Colour
    Lens System
    Minimum Aperture Number
    Maximum Aperture Number
    Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
    Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
    Aspherical Lens
    Lens Mount Interface
    Diaphragm Blade
    Filter Size
    Mounting Type
    Focusing
    Closest Focusing Distance
    Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
    Auto Focus (AF) Lock
    Auto Focus (AF) Points
    Auto Focus (AF) Points Selection
    Focus
    Light Exposure
    ISO Sensitivity
    Light Exposure Modes
    Maximum ISO Sensitivity
    Minimum ISO Sensitivity
    Auto Exposure (AE) Lock
    Light Metering
    Light Exposure Correction
    Shutter
    Camera Shutter Speed
    Slowest Camera Shutter Speed
    Camera Shutter Type
    Camera Shutter Interval
    Flash
    Flash Exposure Compensation
    Shoe Mounting Point
    Flash Modes
    Flash Sync-Speed
    Flash Exposure Correction
    Video
    Video Recording
    Analog Signal Format System
    HD Type
    Audio
    Built-in Microphone
    Memory
    Compatible Memory Card
    Memory Slots
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    Vari-Angle LCD Display
    Field of View
    Touchscreen
    Display Resolution
    Display
    Viewfinder
    Magnification
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    Ports & Interfaces
    HDMI
    USB Version
    DC-in Jack
    USB Connector Type
    USB Connector
    USB Port
    Camera
    GPS
    White Balance
    Shooting Modes
    Photo Effects
    Self-Timer Delay
    Anti-Dust Function
    Image Editing
    Camera File System
    Tripod Mount
    Camera Playback
    Brightness Adjustment
    Diopter Adjustment (D-D)
    Eye Relief
    Scene Modes
    Languages Support
    Weight & Dimensions
    Height
    Depth
    Width
    Battery
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    Packaging Content
    Bundled Software
    Cables Included
    Batteries Included
    Battery Charger Included
    Hand Strap
    Lens Cap Included
    Other Features
    Video Capability
    Built-in Flash
    USB 2.0 Port
    Dimensions (WxDxH)
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    USB Connectivity
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    LED Indicators

    Product Identifiers

    Manufacturer Part Numbers

    nikon w18135mm, nikon w1855mm, nikon m218436, nikon c61179, nikon f3556g, nikon mbd80, nikon sb600, nikon p9146, nikon 665nm, nikon hb32, nikon 102m, nikon f18, nikon 10k, nikon d80, m117811, f3545g

    Barcodes

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