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Nikon Df vs. Nikon D800 Specs Comparison Table

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Nikon has announced the new retro-styled Nikon Df Fx-format DSLR camera. Nikon Df is a DSLR camera that looks like the company’s iconic 35mm film cameras.

Nikon D800 DSLR camera features extreme resolution 36.3-megapixel FX-format (35.9 x 24.0mm) CMOS sensor to provide high quality images.

To see the difference between Nikon Df and Nikon D800 cameras we have put together Nikon Df vs.Nikon D800 specs comparison table below.


Nikon Df vs D800 Specs Comparison Table

Nikon DF will provide cleaner RAW and JPEG files at High ISO levels especially above ISO 25,600. Nikon D800 gives you more resolution, advance AF system and video recording capability. If you change the shutter speed and need to use of the camera faster than D800 will fit you well. If you are not in a hurry and especially a landscape and still photographer than Nikon Df provides cleaner images with D4 sensor.

Camera Feature Nikon Df Nikon D800
Sensor Resolution 16.2 Million 36.3 Million
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Size 36×23.9mm 35.9x24mm
Sensor Pixel Size 7.30µ 4.88µ
AA Filter Yes Yes
Sensor Dust Reduction Yes Yes
Image Size 4.928 × 3,280 7,360 x 4,912
Image Processor EXPEED 3 EXPEED 3
Viewfinder Type Pentaprism Pentaprism
Viewfinder Coverage and Size 100%, 0.70x 100%, 0.70x
Built-in Flash No Yes
Flash Sync Speed 1/250 1/250
Storage Media 1x SD 1x CF, 1x SD
Continuous Shooting Speed 5.5 FPS 4 FPS, 6 FPS in DX mode with MB-D12 battery grip
Max Shutter Speed 1/4000 to 30 sec 1/8000 to 30 sec
Shutter Durability 150,000 cycles 200,000 cycles
Exposure Metering Sensor 2,016-pixel RGB sensor 3D Color Matrix Metering II 91,000-pixel RGB sensor 3D Color Matrix Metering III
Base ISO ISO 100 ISO 100
Native ISO Sensitivity ISO 100-12,800 ISO 100-6,400
Boosted ISO Sensitivity Down to ISO 50, up to ISO 204,800 Down to ISO 50, up to ISO 25,600
Autofocus System Multi-CAM 4800FX Advanced Multi-CAM 3500FX
Focus Points 39, 9 cross-type 51, 11 cross-type
AF Detection Up to f/8 Up to f/8
Pre-AI Lens Compatibility Yes No
Video Capability No Yes
Audio Recording N/A Built-in microphone
External stereo microphone (optional)
LCD Size 3.2″ diagonal TFT-LCD 3.2″ diagonal TFT-LCD
LCD Resolution 921,000 dots 921,000 dots
HDR Support Yes Yes
Exposure Bracketing 2 to 5 frames 2 to 9 frames
Built-in GPS No No
Wi-Fi Functionality Eye-Fi Compatible, WU-1b Eye-Fi Compatible, WT-4a
Battery EN-EL14a Lithium-ion Battery EN-EL15 Lithium-ion Battery
Battery Life 1400 shots (CIPA) 850 shots (CIPA)
USB Version 2.0 3.0
Weight (Body Only) 710g 900g
Dimensions 143.5 × 110 × 66.5mm 144.78 × 121.92 × 81.28mm
MSRP Price $2,746.95 $2,999.00

Nikon Df DSLR Camera Price and Availability

Nikon Df Fx-format DSLR camera body only price is $2,746.95.  Nikon Df DSLR camera body kit with 50mm f/1.8 G lens is $2,996.95

Pre-order & Buy Nikon Df DSLR Camera
Nikon Df Body Only $2,746.95 Amazon | Adorama | ebay
Nikon Df with 50mm f/1.8 G kit lens $2,996.95 Amazon | Adorama | ebay