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Nikon D800E Digital Camera

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SLR 36.3MP CMOS Apr 2013
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34 Reasons For

Three Industry Awards

The reviewers at three expert review sites all thought that this Nikon digital camera was good. This 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

Based on seven expert reviews from sites including What Digital Camera, PhotographyBlog.com, Chip.de and fotohits.de this SLR digital camera has an average expert rating of 93%. This puts this Nikon camera in the top 3% of all the cameras of this spec and age when ranked by average expert review score.

Good Quality Pictures

A number of people reckoned that it was able to produce good images. Expert review site Photographyblog.com said “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” in their review and gave this digital camera a very good review. Expert website Digital-Photography-School.com gave the Nikon D800E a rating of 4 stars and said in their review of the Nikon D800E “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”. Digital-Photography-School.com also said “You'll find the enormous image size a great benefit in cropping in post editing”.

A few Nikon D800E owners who purchased this digital camera reckoned that it had a good image sensor. Expert review site Ephotozine.com mentioned “Features a whopping 36.3 megapixel full frame CMOS sensor” in their review of this digital camera. Ephotozine.com also said “D800E look particularly impressive on paper with an impressive specification reaching beyond entry-level medium format in terms of resolution alone thanks to the 36.3 megapixel full frame sensor”. Photographyblog.com said on expert review site PhotographyBlog.com “It had a great sensor” and scored the Nikon D800E very highly.

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Nikon Digital Cameras Have Good Reviews

Based on 15,565 owner and expert reviews, Nikon has good ratings for its cameras. Nikon also has good ratings specifically within its SLR cameras range compared to other brands.

Easy to Use

One Nikon D800E owner mentioned in their reviews that it was easy to handle. Whatdigitalcamera.com gave this digital camera a score of 5 stars and wrote on expert review site What Digital Camera “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”.

One Nikon D800E reviewer who reviewed this digital camera wrote that it was easy to use.

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Good Product Quality

Several Nikon D800E reviewers who reviewed it thought it was good quality. Five years ago Digital-Photography-School.com gave the Nikon D800E a score of 4 stars and 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 mentioned in their Nikon D800E review “The 645D ended up proving that it could deliver much better image quality than the D3x.”.

Good Size

One customer who reviewed the product mentioned that it was lightweight. Photographyblog.com said on expert website PhotographyBlog.com five years ago “Relatively lightweight body and a comprehensive feature set” in their review of this digital camera and gave it a score of 5 stars.

Very High Megapixel

The megapixels of SLR cameras that have been available for more than two years range from 4MP to 52MP, and the average megapixel is 18MP. The Nikon D800E has a fairly high megapixel (36.3 megapixels) compared to most of the other digital cameras of a similar type and age to the D800E.

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Fairly Large Display Diagonal

The Nikon D800E has one of the larger display diagonals (3.2 inches) amongst SLR cameras of this age. The average display diagonal of similar spec cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the D800E is 3", and the display diagonals range from 2.5" to 3.2".

We compared all the other 3.2" screen cameras to this digital camera and we think the Nikon D600[plb_2079663_price] which is cheaper; or the Nikon Df[plb_1740408_price] which has better reviews are also worth considering.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Unlike most of the other SLR cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the D800E which do not support wi-Fi, the Nikon D800E supports wi-Fi.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative digital cameras which support wi-Fi currently available including cheaper cameras such as the Nikon D600[plb_2079663_price].

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Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

Unlike most of the other digital cameras of a similar type and age to the D800E which do not support Full HD video, the Nikon D800E supports Full HD video.

We compared all the other cameras which support Full HD video to this digital camera and we think the Nikon D600[plb_2079663_price] which is cheaper is also worth considering.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Nikon D800E has a built-in flash, as do most of the other digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the D800E.

There are a number of alternative digital cameras with a built-in flash currently available that you might also want to look at including the Nikon Df[plb_1740408_price] which has better reviews; or the Nikon D600[plb_2079663_price] which is cheaper.

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SD Compatible Memory Cards

This camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC compatible memory cards, which is the most frequently supported compatible memory cards on SLR cameras that were released more than two years ago. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

There are a number of alternative cameras that support an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory currently available which you might want to look at including the Df[pl_1740408_price], or the Df[pl_1740408_price] both from Nikon which has better reviews; or the D600[pl_2079663_price], or the D600[pl_2079663_price] both from Nikon which is cheaper.

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MOS Sensor Type

This digital camera has a CMOS sensor type, which is the most frequently found sensor type on digital cameras that came out around the same time as it.

Other cameras that have a CMOS sensor currently available that you might want to consider include the Nikon D600[plb_2079663_price] which is cheaper; or the Nikon Df[plb_1740408_price] which has better reviews.

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Electronic Camera Shutter Type

This camera has an Electronic camera shutter type, which is typical of many comparable spec cameras that were released around the same time as it.

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Supports Two Image Formats Supporteds

The number of supported image formats on the Nikon D800E is more than most SLR cameras that have been around for more than two years. This Nikon camera supports a JPG image formats supported, which is the most commonly supported image formats supported supported by cameras of a similar age and spec to the D800E. The image formats supported "RAW" is also supported by this camera.

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Very Many Total Megapixels

The Nikon D800E has one of the most total megapixelss (36.8 megapixels) amongst SLR cameras of this age. Across all the digital cameras of a comparable age and spec to the D800E the total megapixelss range from 10MP to 53MP, and the average total megapixels is 19MP.

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900 Battery Life (CIPA Standard)s

Most SLR cameras that have been available for more than two years take between 220 and 4,699 battery life (CIPA standard)s, including the Nikon D800E which takes 900 battery life (CIPA standard)s.

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7360 X 4912 Pixels Maximum Image Resolution

The Nikon D800E has a 7360 x 4912 pixels maximum image resolution which is higher than most cameras that were released around the same time as it. Most similar spec cameras that have been around for around the same time as it have a 4608 x 3072 pixels maximum image resolution. The image resolution of all comparable spec digital cameras that are a similar age to the D800E ranges from 640 x 480 pixels to 8256 x 6192 pixels.

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± 5EV (1/3EV Step) Light Exposure Correction

This camera has a ± 5EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction, which is the most commonly found light exposure correction on comparable spec digital cameras that are a similar age to it.

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Has Three Image Editings

The number of image editing modes found on the Nikon D800E is more than most digital cameras of a comparable age and spec to it. This camera has a Rotating image editing, which is the most frequently found image editing found on digital cameras of this spec and age. The image editings "Resizing" and "Trimming" are also found on this Nikon digital camera.

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51 Auto Focus (AF) Pointss

51 auto Focus (AF) pointss

The Nikon D800E is a 51 auto Focus (AF) points digital camera. Most of the other cameras of a similar age and type to the D800E have between 1 and 799 auto Focus (AF) pointss.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolutions

This digital camera supports a video resolutions of 1280 x 720|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly supported video resolutions on SLR cameras that came out around the same time as it. 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.

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Has Four Light Exposure Modess

The number of light exposure modes found on the Nikon D800E is more than most SLR cameras that are a comparable age to it. This camera has an Auto light exposure modes, which is the most commonly found light exposure modes found on SLR cameras that have been around for a comparable time to the D800E. The light exposure modess "Aperture priority AE", "Manual" and "Shutter priority AE" are also found on this digital camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many similar spec digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to it.

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Has a Mini HDMI Connector Type

The number of HDMI connector types found on the Nikon D800E is more than most SLR cameras that have been around for a similar time to it. This camera has a Mini HDMI connector type, which is the most frequently found HDMI connector type found on digital cameras that came out around the same time as the D800E.

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H.264 Video Formats Supported

This camera supports a H.264|MPEG4 video formats supported, which is the most frequently supported video formats supported on similar spec digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Supports Two ISO Sensitivitys

The number of ISO speeds supported by the Nikon D800E is more than most digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to it. This camera supports a 100 ISO sensitivity, which is the most commonly supported ISO sensitivity supported by cameras of this age and spec. The ISO sensitivity "6400" is also supported by this Nikon camera.

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Features Four Auto Focusing (AF) Modess

The number of auto focusing (AF) modes featured on the Nikon D800E is more than most similar spec digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as it. This camera features a Single Auto Focus auto focusing (AF) modes, which is the most frequently featured auto focusing (AF) modes featured on comparable spec digital cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the D800E. The auto focusing (AF) modess "Continuous Auto Focus", "Multi Point Auto Focus" and "Tracking Auto Focus" are also featured on this digital camera.

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Supports Three Camera File Systems

The number of camera file systems supported by the Nikon D800E is more than most digital cameras that are a similar age to it. This Nikon camera supports a DCF 2 camera file system, which is the most commonly supported camera file system supported by SLR cameras that came out around the same time as the D800E. The camera file systems "DPOF" and "Exif 2.3" are also supported by this camera.

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TFT Display

The Nikon D800E has a TFT display which is better than the LCD display found on most digital cameras of this type and age. TFT LCDs provide better image quality and higher resolutions to earlier LCD displays but their limitations are narrow viewing angles and poor vislibility in direct sunlight.

A TFT display is actually the best display across all SLR cameras that were launched around the same time as the D800E.

An LCD display is the worst display amongst similar types of camera.

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Supports One Power Source Type

The Nikon D800E has a greater number of power sources than most digital cameras that came out around the same time as it. This camera supports a Battery power source type, which is the most frequently supported power source type supported by cameras of a similar spec and age to the D800E.

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Auto Focus Adjustment

This digital camera has an Auto/Manual focus adjustment, which is the most commonly found focus adjustment on SLR cameras that have been around for more than two years.

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Supports One Audio Formats Supported

The Nikon D800E has a greater number of audio formats than most SLR cameras that were released more than two years ago. This camera supports a PCM audio formats supported, which is the most commonly supported audio formats supported supported by SLR cameras that have been available for a similar time to the D800E.

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8 Reasons Against

Does Not Support Video Capability

The Nikon D800E does not support video capability, unlike most of the other cameras of a similar age and spec to the D800E which support video capability.

It is worth considering alternative cameras which also support video capability including the Nikon D600[plb_2079663_price].

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

Most digital cameras of this type and age do not have a GPS (satellite). The Nikon D800E is no exception to this as it too does not have a GPS (satellite).

There are a number of other cameras which also have a GPS (satellite) that you might also want to look at including the Nikon D600[plb_2079663_price] which is also cheaper.

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Not Waterproof

The Nikon D800E is not waterproof. Most of the other cameras that came out around the same time as the D800E are also not waterproof.

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Does Not Have an Image Stabilizer

Like most of the other digital cameras that came out more than two years ago, the Nikon D800E does not have an image stabilizer.

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Quite Small Eye Relief

With an eye relief of only 17 millimeters, the Nikon D800E has a quite small eye relief compared to most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that were released more than two years ago. The eye reliefs of SLR cameras that were released more than two years ago range from 17mm to 21mm.

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Only ±1EV (1/3 EV Step) Flash Exposure Correction

This digital camera has a -3EV - +1EV (1/3 EV step) flash exposure correction, which is typical of many digital cameras that are a comparable age to it.

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Very Low ISO Sensitivity (max)

The average ISO sensitivity (max) of digital cameras of a similar type and age to the D800E is 20,000, and the ISO sensitivity (max)s range from 1,600 to 210,000. At only 6,400, the Nikon D800E has a fairly low ISO sensitivity (max) compared to most of the other cameras that came out around the same time as the D800E.

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Heavy

The Nikon D800E is one of the heavier cameras of this type and age (900 grams) amongst SLR cameras of this age. The lightest digital camera of this age and spec is 230g and the heaviest is 1.5kg.

If you would consider a digital camera with a heavier weight then you might want to look at the Nikon Df[plb_1740408_price] (710g and higher rated); or the Nikon D600[plb_2079663_price] (760g and cheaper).

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1 Other reason to consider the Nikon D800E

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when this digital camera was released.

Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel
Image Stabilizer
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution(s)
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Formats Supported
Image Sensor Size (W X H)
Total Megapixels
Sensor Format
Supported Aspect Ratios
Design
Colour of Product
Lens System
Lens Mount Interface
Mounting Type
Focusing
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
Auto Focus (AF) Lock
Auto Focus (AF) Points
Auto Focus (AF) Points Selection
Focus Adjustment
Focus
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Modes
ISO Sensitivity
ISO Sensitivity (max)
ISO Sensitivity (min)
Auto Exposure (AE) Lock
Light Metering
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed
Fastest Camera Shutter Speed
Camera Shutter Type
Flash
Flash Modes
Flash Exposure Compensation
Flash Exposure Correction
Shoe Mounting Point
Video
Full HD Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Motion JPEG Frame Rate
Video Formats Supported
Analog Signal Format System
Video Resolutions
Resolution At Capture Speed
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio Formats Supported
Voice Recording
Noise Reduction
Memory
Compatible Memory Cards
Memory Slots
Display
Display Diagonal
Display
Vari-Angle LCD Display
Field of View
Display Resolution (numeric)
Viewfinder
Magnification
Viewfinder Type
Ports & Interfaces
PictBridge
USB Connector Type
HDMI
Microphone in
HDMI Connector Type
USB Version
Headphone Outputs
USB Connector
Camera
3D
White Balance
Photo Effects
Self-Timer Delay
Calendar
Histogram
Anti-Dust Function
Image Quality Adjustment
Image Editing
Camera File System
Live View
Tripod Mountable
Camera Playback
Brightness Adjustment
Diopter Adjustment (D-D)
Playback Modes
Eye Relief
Scene Modes
Languages Support
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Weight (including Battery)
Battery
Power Source Type
Battery Technology
Number of Batteries Supported
Battery Type
Battery Life (CIPA Standard)
Battery Level Indicator
Operational Conditions
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Packaging Content
AC Adapter Included
Batteries Included
Battery Charger Included
Networking
Wi-Fi
Certificates
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Built-In Flash
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity
Technical Details
Lens Cap Included

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Canon vs Nikon: which DSLR system is best? A question that has frustrated many of the world's greatest philosophers and may even have troubled the UN? Our in-depth comparison examines each... Read more…

Each camera has its merits and its quirks, and we provide an overview of this below
Just like the 800, but with even more detail at wider apertures
Hoge resolutie
Lage ruis
Hoog bruikbaar dynamisch bereik
Costs more than the 800, while moir could be an issue on some images
De prijs
Iets donkere zoeker
Maximum 4 bps
Zakcenia obrazu wynikajce z efektu mory, wyrana tendencja do back fokusu w uywanych przez nas obiektywach, niewielkie bdy w ostrzeniu na skrajnym prawym punkcie AF, brak stabilizacji matrycy, problemy
22 December 2012

36.30MegapixelsNikon F mount3.2 inchLCDReview Summary: While it's almost identical to the Nikon D800, the D800E's unique sensor is better left to the pros. Though it offers more detail, that comes... Read more…

1 December 2012

Back in 2011, we compared the Pentax 645D medium format DSLR to the Nikon D3x, the highest-resolution full-frame DSLR offered at the time. The 645D ended up proving that it could deliver much... Read more…

22 October 2012

The Nikon D600, D800 and D4 are the same camera inside! © 2012 KenRockwell.com. All rights reserved. This free website's biggest source of is when you use any of when you get anything,... Read more…

Quality: Spectacular. You'll find the enormous image size a great benefit in cropping in post editing.Why you would buy it: you want large images, top quality and (surprisingly!) an easy to use...

15 August 2012

Previously we've looked at the , as well as published ... as well as publishing a . Now we've got the Nikon D800 and D800E side by side for a direct comparison of cameras and image quality.Nikon... Read more…

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 and probably most of all, image quality...

The Nikon D700 has been a hot seller ever since it was introduced back in the summer of 2008. It had a great sensor, a robust but relatively lightweight body and a comprehensive feature set, and...

PhotographyBlog.com

Camerastuffreviewcom

With 36 megapixels, the Nikon D800 has 3 times as many pixels as the Nikon D700 and almost one and a half times as many pixels as the - in terms of megapixels - nearest cameras of the competition... Read more…

Nikon D800E with Sigma 150mm f/2.8 Macro OS1/320 sec f/5.6 @ ISO 160 hand-held Toronto...

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