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Nikon D800E

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A high image quality and multi award winning SLR camera, with good features but representing only moderate value for money
SLR 36.3MP 7360 X 4912 Pixels CMOS Jan 2014
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Nikon D800 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Nikon D800 number 435 across all digital cameras.
97
Reviews
63 Reviews + 26 Awards
60
Value for Money
Good
79
Features
Good Features
75
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 75?

It has exceptional expert reviews and marvellous user reviews with an average overall rating of 94%, based on 63 reviews.
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 digital cameras 2018.
This Nikon digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Higher than average megapixels
7360 x 4912 pixels image resolution
Newly developed nikon fx-format CMOS sensor with 36.3 effective megapixels
Advanced scene recognition system with enhanced accuracy realized by 91k-pixel RGB sensor
Multi-area mode full HD d-movie that enables A variety of expressions in two formats
Very slow camera shutter speed
Very heavy

Nikon D800 Video Reviews

How Big is the Nikon D800?

The Nikon D800 is 144.78mm wide and 81.28mm tall. It is 121.92mm deep and weighs 900g.

Nikon D800 front dimensions
Nikon D800 size in context

Nikon D800 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Disappointing Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $1,345.00 it is in the most expensive 14% of cameras.

Cheaper in the United States Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Nikon D800 and the United States price of $1,345.00 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United Kingdom where the price is £1,999.99 ($1,999.99).

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Features

Higher Than Average Megapixels

The lowest megapixels of digital cameras is 0.3MP, the highest is 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP. The megapixels of the Nikon D800 of 36.3MP is higher than 98% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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7360 X 4912 Pixels Image Resolution

The Nikon D800 has a maximum image resolution of 7360 x 4912 pixels. That's over two times the resolution of the most frequently found resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels. The resolution of all cameras ranges from 640 x 480 pixels (worst) to 8256 x 6192 pixels (best).

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

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Very Slow Camera Shutter Speed

The camera shutter speed of the Nikon D800 of only 0.000125s is slower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the slowest 10% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The ISO sensitivities (max) of cameras range from 200 to 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000. The Nikon D800's maximum ISO sensitivity of 25,600 is higher than 79% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Wide Range of Minimum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

This Nikon 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.

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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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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Nikon D800 has a built-in flash, as do 68% of cameras.

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Very Heavy

The Nikon D800's weight of 900g is heavier than 97% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. The average weight of all cameras is 300g, with the lightest being 50g and the heaviest being 1.5kg.

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Has a Headphone Output

The Nikon D800 has a headphone output, unlike 93% of cameras which do not have a headphone output.

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The Nikon D800 supports video capability, which is unusual. 67% of cameras do not support video capability.

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Features Flash Exposure Compensation

The Nikon D800 features flash exposure compensation, which is unusual. 79% of cameras do not feature flash exposure compensation.

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Features Multi-Shot Function

The Nikon D800 features multi-shot function, which is unusual. 90% of cameras do not feature multi-shot function.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Nikon D800 supports Wi-Fi, unlike 69% of cameras which do not support Wi-Fi.

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Features Calendar

The Nikon D800 features calendar, which is unusual. 87% of cameras do not feature calendar.

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Supports Live View

The Nikon D800 supports live view. 83% of cameras do not support live view.

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Has an HDMI Port

The Nikon D800 has an HDMI port. 73% of cameras do not have an HDMI port.

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Smaller Than Average Eye Relief

The average eye relief of all cameras is 19mm, with the smallest being 8mm and the biggest being 27mm. The Nikon D800's eye relief of only 17mm is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the smallest 12% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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

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

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Has a Microphone in

The Nikon D800 has a microphone in, which is unusual. 88% of cameras do not have a microphone in.

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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

Across all the cameras the display diagonals range from 1" to 7.7", and the average display diagonal is 2.9". The Nikon D800's display diagonal of 3.2" is larger than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 6% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Shoe Mounting Point

The Nikon D800 has a shoe mounting point, which is unusual. 89% of cameras do not have a shoe mounting point.

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The Nikon D800 has a vari-angle LCD display, which is unusual. 83% of cameras do not have a vari-angle LCD display.

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Has a Tripod Mount

The Nikon D800 has a tripod mount, unlike 73% of cameras which do not have a tripod mount.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera supports a video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080|1280 x 720 pixels, which is typical of many digital cameras.

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Only 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) USB Version

This digital camera supports a 3.0|3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)|3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) USB version, which is typical of many digital cameras.

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Has a USB 3.0 Port

The Nikon D800 has a USB 3.0 port, which is unusual. 100% of cameras do not have a USB 3.0 port.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

Like most other cameras, the Nikon D800 does not have a GPS (satellite). 89% of digital cameras do not have a GPS (satellite).

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900 Battery Life

Most cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life, including the Nikon D800 which takes 900 battery life.

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Features Multi Burst Mode

The Nikon D800 features multi burst mode. 87% of cameras do not feature multi burst mode.

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Features Brightness Adjustment

The Nikon D800 features brightness adjustment. 78% of cameras do not feature brightness adjustment.

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Higher Than Average Display Resolution

The Nikon D800's display resolution of 921,000 pixels is in the highest 30% of all cameras when ordered by this feature. The average display resolution of all cameras is 620,000 pixels, with the lowest being 23,000 pixels and the highest being 6,300,000 pixels.

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Wide Range of Magnifications Depending On Lens Used

This Nikon camera has interchangeable lenses so the magnification depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of magnifications are possible with this camera. Hundreds of different lenses are available for Nikon SLRs ranging in magnification from approx 0.5x (8mm focal length) to approx 50x (800mm focal length).

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Features Noise Reduction

The Nikon D800 features noise reduction, unlike 91% of cameras which do not feature noise reduction.

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Has an Anti-Dust Function

The Nikon D800 has an anti-dust function, which is unusual. 90% of cameras do not have an anti-dust function.

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Has an External Flash Connector

The Nikon D800 has an external flash connector, which is unusual. 86% of cameras do not have an external flash connector.

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3D

The Nikon D800 is 3D, which is unusual. 90% of digital cameras are not 3D.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

nikon amzrefb0099cr, nikon used6026964, nikon used5603439, nikon vba300ae, nikon vba301ae, nikon sh560269, code vba300ae, nikon d800e, show d800e

Barcodes:

00000001637396, 00000001640944, 00000001649040, 00018208922055, 00182089220552, 05053973533797, 05056129203469

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