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Nikon D800E Digital Camera

SLR 36.3MP CMOS Jan 2014
Camera Type Megapixel Sensor Type Full HD Video Release Date
Three industry awards
Good product quality
Price increase of 17%
19 Reviews + 3 Awards
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Reviews

Three Industry Awards

The writers at three expert review sites all said that this camera was good. This Nikon camera received a "Good Stuff" award from both Camerastuffreviewcom and Camerastuffreview.com/nl/ and it received an "Essential" award from PhotographyBlog.com.

Expert Reviews Are Excellent

On average, based on seven expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, What Digital Camera, fotohits.de and Chip.de the average expert rating of this high megapixel digital camera is 93%. That puts this camera in the top 3% of all the digital cameras of a similar age and spec.

Nikon Has Good Reviews for Its Cameras

Based on 25,534 expert and owner reviews (including 3,033 verified purchases), Nikon has good reviews for its digital cameras. Nikon also has good reviews specifically for its high megapixel cameras. 97% of those that bought a Nikon camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Ports & Interfaces

Has a Headphone Outputs

The Nikon D800E has a headphone outputs, as do most of the other digital cameras of a similar type and age to this camera.

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Has a Microphone in

The Nikon D800E has a microphone in, as do most of the other similar spec cameras that have been around for a comparable time to this digital camera.

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Supports PictBridge

The Nikon D800E supports PictBridge. Most of the other high megapixel cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to this digital camera also support PictBridge.

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Has an HDMI

The Nikon D800E has an HDMI. Most of the other high megapixel cameras that have been around for more than two years also have an HDMI.

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Viewfinder

Very Low Magnification

The average magnification of comparable spec cameras that are a similar age to this digital camera is 1.3x. At only 0.7 times zoom factor, the Nikon D800E has a quite low magnification compared to most of the other cameras that have been around for around the same time as this digital camera.

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Light Exposure

Supports Five ISO Sensitivities

The Nikon D800E has a greater number of ISO speeds than most digital cameras of a comparable age and type to it. This digital camera supports a 100 ISO sensitivity, which is the most commonly supported ISO sensitivity supported by cameras that have been around for a similar time to this digital camera. The ISO sensitivities "50", "6400", "12800" and "25600" are also supported by this camera.

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Battery

900 Battery Life (CIPA Standard)

The Nikon D800E is a camera that takes 900 shots battery life (CIPA standard). Most of the other comparable spec cameras that were launched more than two years ago take between 30 and 4,699 battery life (CIPA standard).

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Packaging Content

Has an AC Adapter Included

The Nikon D800E has an AC adapter included, as do most of the other cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this camera.

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Has a Battery Charger Included

The Nikon D800E has a battery charger included. Most of the other high megapixel cameras that have been around for around the same time as this camera also have a battery charger included.

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Has a Batteries Included

The Nikon D800E has a batteries included, as do most of the other cameras that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Audio

Features Noise Reduction

The Nikon D800E features noise reduction. Most of the other high megapixel cameras that were released around the same time as this camera also feature noise reduction.

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Features Voice Recording

The Nikon D800E features voice recording. Most of the other digital cameras of a similar age and type to this digital camera also feature voice recording.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The Nikon D800E has a built-in microphone. Most of the other high megapixel cameras that came out around the same time as this camera also have a built-in microphone.

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Flash

Has a Flash Exposure Compensation

The Nikon D800E has a flash exposure compensation. Most of the other comparable spec cameras that have been around for a similar time to this camera also have a flash exposure compensation.

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Has a Shoe Mounting Point

The Nikon D800E has a shoe mounting point, as do most of the other cameras of a similar age and type to this camera.

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Camera

Features Calendar

The Nikon D800E features calendar. Most of the other digital cameras of a similar age and spec to this digital camera also feature calendar.

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Has an Anti-Dust Function

The Nikon D800E has an anti-dust function. Most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that are a similar age to this digital camera also have an anti-dust function.

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Supports Live View

The Nikon D800E supports live view. Most of the other high megapixel cameras that have been around for more than two years also support live view.

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Features Brightness Adjustment

The Nikon D800E features brightness adjustment, as do most of the other digital cameras of this spec and age.

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Has a Tripod Mountable

The Nikon D800E has a tripod mountable. Most of the other digital cameras of this age and type also have a tripod mountable.

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Features Histogram

The Nikon D800E features histogram, as do most of the other digital cameras of this age and type.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

Like most of the other digital cameras of a comparable type and age to this camera, the Nikon D800E does not have a GPS (satellite).

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Very Small Eye Relief

High megapixel cameras that came out more than two years ago have eye reliefs of between 17mm and 23mm. At only 17 millimeters, the Nikon D800E has a quite small eye relief compared to most of the other high megapixel cameras that were released around the same time as this camera.

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Certificates

Energy Star Certified

The Nikon D800E is Energy Star certified. Most of the other cameras of a comparable age and spec to this camera are not Energy Star certified.

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Design

Good Product Quality

Two customers concluded that the product was good quality. Expert review site Digital-Photography-School.com said “You want large images, top quality and (surprisingly!) an easy to use layout; deleting images” in their review of this digital camera. Pentaxforums.com wrote “The 645D ended up proving that it could deliver much better image quality than the D3x.” in their review of this digital camera.

Easy to Use

One owner who reviewed this digital camera considered that it was easy to use.

One customer wrote in their reviews that the product was easy to handle. Expert review site Whatdigitalcamera.com scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars and wrote “He Nikon D800 has to be one of the best DSLRs we've seen here at What Digital Camera, thanks to its great blend of handling, build-quality, performance”.

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Robust

One owner who purchased it considered that it was strong and durable. Photographyblog.com mentioned “A robust” and rated the product a maximum of 5 stars.


Other Features

Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Nikon D800E has a built-in flash. Most of the other high megapixel cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to this digital camera also have a built-in flash.

We compared all the other cameras with a built-in flash to this camera and we think because of it's better review score, the Nikon D810 is also worth considering.

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Has a USB 2.0 Port

The Nikon D800E has a USB 2.0 port. Most of the other similar spec cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to this digital camera also have a USB 2.0 port.

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Has an HDMI Port

The Nikon D800E has an HDMI port. Most of the other high megapixel cameras that are a similar age to this digital camera also have an HDMI port.

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Picture Quality

Has an Image Stabilizer

The Nikon D800E has an image stabilizer, as do most of the other high megapixel cameras that are a comparable age to this camera.

There are a number of alternative digital cameras with an image stabilizer currently available which you might want to consider including the Nikon D810 which has better reviews.

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7360 X 4912 Pixels Image Resolution

The Nikon D800E has a higher image resolution than most cameras that have been available for more than two years. This digital camera has a 7360 x 4912 pixels maximum image resolution, whereas most similar spec digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as it have a 5472 x 3648 pixels maximum image resolution.

A 7360 x 4912 pixels maximum image resolution is actually the best image resolution across all digital cameras that have been around for more than two years.

Across similar types of camera the worst image resolution is 4608 x 3456 pixels.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

The Nikon D800E supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other digital cameras of this age and spec.

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Display

Fairly Large Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 3.2 inches, the Nikon D800E has a fairly large display diagonal compared to most of the other comparable spec cameras that were released more than two years ago. High megapixel cameras that have been available for around the same time as this camera have display diagonals of between 2.5" and 4.8".

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The Nikon D800E has a vari-angle LCD display, as do most of the other cameras of a comparable type and age to this digital camera.

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Gebruiksvriendelijke Knoppen En Menuinstellingen (auto ISO

Five people who purchased it wrote that it was able to produce good images. Expert website Digital-Photography-School.com said in their review of this digital camera “You'll find the enormous image size a great benefit in cropping in post editing” and gave it a rating of 80 out of 100. Photographyblog.com gave it a score of a maximum of 5 stars and said on expert review site PhotographyBlog.com “The Nikon D800E is a 36 megapixel full-frame sensor DSLR with the anti-aliasing filter removed, which should result in higher resolution, sharper images compared to the regular D800”. Digital-Photography-School.com also said “The Nikon D800E will surely make a big wave, not only because of its massive image capture figure of 36.3 megapixels, making it Nikon's highest res camera” in their review.

Four owners thought the Nikon D800E had a good image sensor. Five years ago Photographyblog.com gave it a score of a maximum of 5 stars and said on PhotographyBlog.com “It had a great sensor” in their review of this digital camera. Expert website Ephotozine.com said “The new is a new full frame Digital SLR from Nikon (the second this year) and features a whopping 36.3 megapixel full frame CMOS sensor” in their review of this digital camera. Imaging-Resource.com wrote in their review of this digital camera on Imaging Resource.com “The D800E's unique sensor is better left to the pros”.

Two owners said in their reviews that it had a good ISO range. Three years ago Digitalcameraworld.com mentioned “Dobra jako obrazu na plikach JPEG i RAW w szerokim zakresie czuoci, wysoki zakres tonalny dla najlepszej jakoci obrazu przy ISO 100, bardzo wysoka rozdzielczo matrycy 69 lpmm), bardzo dobry pomiar wi” in their review of this digital camera. Digitalcameraworld.com also said “Gebruiksvriendelijke knoppen en menuinstellingen (auto ISO” in their review.

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Video

Supports Video Recording

The Nikon D800E supports video recording. Most of the other digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to this camera also support video recording.

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Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

The Nikon D800E supports Full HD video. Most of the other cameras of a similar spec and age to this digital camera also support Full HD video.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

The Nikon D800E supports a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over six times the video resolution of a 640 x 480 pixels digital camera, which is the most frequently found video resolution supported by cameras of a similar type and age to this camera. This digital camera also supports a video resolutions of 1280 x 720 pixels. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels video resolutions is actually the best supported video resolution across all comparable spec cameras that have been available for a similar time to this digital camera.

Across comparable types of digital camera the worst supported video resolution is 320 x 240 pixels.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many high megapixel cameras that came out around the same time as it.

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Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

One person reckoned that the Nikon D800E was lightweight. Five years ago expert review site Photographyblog.com said “Relatively lightweight body and a comprehensive feature set” and gave the product a rating of the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

Heavy

Across all the digital cameras of a comparable age and type to this camera the weights range from 90g to 1.5kg. When compared to other cameras of this age and spec that we have assessed, the weight of the Nikon D800E of 900 grams is one of the heaviest.

If you would consider a digital camera with a heavier weight then you might want to look at the Nikon D810 (430g and higher rated).

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Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

This camera has been on the market since April 2017.

Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00018208254989, 00018208925209

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