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Nikon D70
Nikon D850
Top 58%1,737 points
Top 58%
Top 3%3,968 points
Top 3%
Nikon D70
Nikon D850
Top specs and features

Nikon D70 vs Nikon D850: 80 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

7.49x more megapixels (main camera).
6.1MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
45.7MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
23.7 x 15.6mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm
35.9 x 23.9mm

3. focus points

The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.
5
Canon EOS R: 5655
153

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
3fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
7fps

5. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
529ISO
Sony Alpha a7 III: 3730ISO
2660ISO

6. maximum light sensitivity

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
1600 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO
102400 ISO

7. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Nikon D70
Nikon D850
28% have it

8. image quality

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
50
Nikon D850: 100
100

9. weight

320g lighter.
595g
HTC Re: 65.5g
915g

10. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Nikon D70
Nikon D850
39% have it

11. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Nikon D70
Nikon D850
50% have it

12. Has phase detection autofocus for videos

A phase detection autofocus system is faster than a contrast detection autofocus system. Even when recording scenes with a lot of fast movements, the videos are sharp and clear.
Nikon D70
Nikon D850
12% have it

13. Has phase detection autofocus for photos

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.
Nikon D70
Nikon D850
32% have it

14. has built-in optical image stabilization

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
Nikon D70
Nikon D850
46% have it

15. has AF tracking

With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
Nikon D70
Nikon D850
72% have it

16. Has timelapse function

A timelapse shows a long passage of time sped up. A series of photographs taken from the same position over a long period is joined together to create a short video. It is great way to capture things like the setting sun, or clouds moving across the sky.
Nikon D70
Nikon D850
16% have it

17. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Nikon D70
Nikon D850
27% have it

18. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Nikon D70
Nikon D850
26% have it

19. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
130k dots
Fujifilm X-T1 + XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS: 1040000k dots
2359k dots

20. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Nikon D70
Nikon D850
20% have it

21. has a two-stage shutter

A two-stage shutter is good for taking photos like a pro; apply pressure to the button in order for the lens to focus, and then press it fully to capture the photograph.
Nikon D70
Nikon D850
54% have it

22. has a 24p cinema mode

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
Nikon D70
Nikon D850
27% have it

23. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Nikon D70
Nikon D850
66% have it

24. has manual shutter speed

This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
Nikon D70
Nikon D850
48% have it

25. Has a built-in focus motor

The focus motor moves the lens in order to autofocus. For system cameras, having a focus motor in the camera's body allows you to use a wide range of lenses, including lenses which do not have their own focus motor. For compact cameras, a focus motor is usually built-in.
Nikon D70
Nikon D850
18% have it

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