Comparing Nikon D800 vs Nikon D7100

1. Nikon D800

14 Reasons why Nikon D800 is better

Comparing Nikon D800 vs Nikon D7100

1.Noticeably more megapixels (photo)
36.3MPvs 24.71MP (Nikon D7100)
2.Explicitly larger sensor
35.9 x 24mmvs 23.5 x 15.6mm (Nikon D7100)
The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
3.Notably lower noise at high ISO
2853ISOvs 1256ISO (Nikon D7100)
The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
4.Explicitly better image quality
95vs 83 (Nikon D7100)
A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
5.Clearly better color depth
25.3bitsvs 24.2bits (Nikon D7100)
The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
6.Explicitly wider dynamic range
14.4Evsvs 13.7Evs (Nikon D7100)
The better the dynamic range the system captures a wider number of values from dark to light leading to more details in low and highlights. Source: DxOMark.
7.Has a built-in HDR mode
Yesvs No (Nikon D7100)
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
8.Is dustproof and water resistant
Yesvs No (Nikon D7100)
Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
9.Significantly less shutter lag
0.042svs 0.052s (Nikon D7100)
The amount of time it takes the camera to take a photo, without having to focus.
10.Substantially less startup delay
0.12svs 0.13s (Nikon D7100)
It takes less time for the camera to turn on and take a first picture.
11.Vastly newer USB version
3vs 2 (Nikon D7100)
Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
12.Has 100 percent viewfinder coverage
With 100 percent viewfinder coverage you can preview the full image that the image sensor will capture, rather than missing some of the outer edges.
13.Really high resolution images
As the camera captures in such high resolution, any blurred images can be scaled down a little and will look a lot better.
14.Better output image quality
The PS4 is not affected by the bug of the upscaled RGB values that causing black crushed on the Xbox One
Nikon D800
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2. Nikon D7100

15 Reasons why Nikon D7100 is better

Comparing Nikon D7100 vs Nikon D800

1.Considerably faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format
6fpsvs 4fps (Nikon D800)
Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
675gvs 900g (Nikon D800)
3.Measurably better video recording quality
1,080 x 60fpsvs 1,080 x 30fps (Nikon D800)
4.Way longer battery life
950shotsvs 900shots (Nikon D800)
CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
5.Has a stereo microphone
Yesvs No (Nikon D800)
A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
6.Higher pixel density
500ppivs 442ppi (Nikon D800)
7.Vastly higher resolution
1,280 x 960pxvs 1,176 x 784px (Nikon D800)
106.5mmvs 121.92mm (Nikon D800)
9.Sizably less body volume
1096cm³vs 1434.72cm³ (Nikon D800)
10.Has a microphone in
Yesvs No (Nikon D800)
A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
11.Vastly higher resolution (screen)
1228k dotsvs 921k dots (Nikon D800)
A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
135.5mmvs 144.78mm (Nikon D800)
76mmvs 81.28mm (Nikon D800)
14.A battery charger come with the Nikon D7100
No external battery charger.
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Nikon D7100
Nikon D7100 specs
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Nikon D7100 advantages
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