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Nikon D7500

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Nikon D800

Nikon D800
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Nikon D7500 vs Nikon D800

Nikon D7500
Nikon D800

Why is Nikon D7500 better than Nikon D800?

  • 64.06x higher maximum light sensitivity
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    1640000 ISOvs25600 ISO
  • Has a flip-out screen
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  • 50shots longer battery life
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    950shotsvs900shots
  • 2x faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format
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    8fpsvs4fps
  • 2x better video recording quality (main camera)
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    2160 x 30fpsvs1080 x 30fps
  • Supports Wi-Fi
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  • 225g lighter
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    675gvs900g
  • Has a stereo microphone
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Why is Nikon D800 better than Nikon D7500?

  • 2.35x larger sensor
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    35.9 x 24mmvs23.5 x 15.6mm
  • 1.73x more megapixels (main camera)
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    36.3MPvs21MP
  • Has a built-in HDR mode
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  • Has dual card slots
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  • 20 more lenses available
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    121vs101
  • 1 newer USB version
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    3vs2

Price comparison

Nikon D7500

Buy used:

$999.99

ProductStorePrice
Nikon D7500 AmazonNikon D7500 20.9MP DX-Format Wi-Fi 4K Di...Nikon D7500 20.9MP DX-Format Wi-Fi 4K Digital SLR Camera Body - (Renewed)
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$759.99
Nikon D7500 AmazonNikon D7500 DX-format Digital SLR Body
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$896.95
Nikon D7500 AmazonNikon D7500 Body Digital SLR Camera, 3.2...Nikon D7500 Body Digital SLR Camera, 3.2Inc. - Black (Renewed)
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$774.00
Nikon D7500 AmazonNikon D7500 Digital DSLR Camera Body - B...Nikon D7500 Digital DSLR Camera Body - Black
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$899.00
Nikon D7500 AmazonNikon D7500 20.9MP DSLR Camera with AF-S...Nikon D7500 20.9MP DSLR Camera with AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR Lens, Black
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$1,196.95
Nikon D7500 pricegrabberNikon D7500 DX DSLR- Body Only
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$896.95

Nikon D800

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Nikon D800 AmazonNikon digital single-lens reflex camera ...Nikon digital single-lens reflex camera body D800 D800
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$702.00

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Design

1.Has a flip-out screen
Nikon D7500
Nikon D800
Flip-out screens can be useful for tricky shots.
2.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Nikon D7500
Nikon D800
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
3.Has a built-in focus motor
Nikon D7500
Nikon D800
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.
4.weight

675g

900g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
5.viewfinder coverage

100%

100%

With 100% coverage, you can compose the image correctly when you capture the photo. With less than full coverage, you may have to crop your photos afterward to get them looking perfect.
6.is dustproof and water-resistant
Nikon D7500
Nikon D800
The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.

Optics

1.sensor size

23.5 x 15.6mm

35.9 x 24mm

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
2.focus points

51

51

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.
3.megapixels (main camera)

21MP

36.3MP

The number of megapixels determines the resolution of the images captured with the main camera. A higher megapixel count means that the camera is capable of capturing more details. However, the megapixel count is not the only important element determining the quality of an image.
4.maximum light sensitivity

1640000 ISO

25600 ISO

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.
5.continuous shooting at high resolution

8fps

4fps

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
6.has AF tracking
Nikon D7500
Nikon D800
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.

Videography

1.video recording (main camera)

2160 x 30fps

1080 x 30fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.
2.Has phase-detection autofocus for videos
Nikon D7500
Nikon D800
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.
3.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Nikon D7500
Nikon D800
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
4.Has timelapse function
Nikon D7500
Nikon D800
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.
5.has a 24p cinema mode
Nikon D7500
Nikon D800
24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.

Audio

1.has a stereo microphone
Nikon D7500
Nikon D800
A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
2.has a microphone input
Nikon D7500
Nikon D800
A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
3.number of microphones

2

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Nikon D7500
Nikon D800
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Battery

1.Battery life (CIPA)

950shots

900shots

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
2.has a removable battery
Nikon D7500
Nikon D800
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
3.has a rechargeable battery
Nikon D7500
Nikon D800
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
4.has a battery level indicator
Nikon D7500
Nikon D800
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Features

1.supports Wi-Fi
Nikon D7500
Nikon D800
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
2.has an external memory slot
Nikon D7500
Nikon D800
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
3.Has a remote control
Nikon D7500
Nikon D800
A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
4.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Nikon D7500
Nikon D800
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
5.has an HDMI output
Nikon D7500
Nikon D800
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
6.supports a remote smartphone
Nikon D7500
Nikon D800
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.

Price comparison

Nikon D7500

Buy used:

$999.99

ProductStorePrice
Nikon D7500 AmazonNikon D7500 20.9MP DX-Format Wi-Fi 4K Di...Nikon D7500 20.9MP DX-Format Wi-Fi 4K Digital SLR Camera Body - (Renewed)
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$759.99
Nikon D7500 AmazonNikon D7500 DX-format Digital SLR Body
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$896.95
Nikon D7500 AmazonNikon D7500 Body Digital SLR Camera, 3.2...Nikon D7500 Body Digital SLR Camera, 3.2Inc. - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$774.00
Nikon D7500 AmazonNikon D7500 Digital DSLR Camera Body - B...Nikon D7500 Digital DSLR Camera Body - Black
Amazon logo
$899.00
Nikon D7500 AmazonNikon D7500 20.9MP DSLR Camera with AF-S...Nikon D7500 20.9MP DSLR Camera with AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR Lens, Black
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$1,196.95
Nikon D7500 pricegrabberNikon D7500 DX DSLR- Body Only
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$896.95

Nikon D800

ProductStorePrice
Nikon D800 AmazonNikon digital single-lens reflex camera ...Nikon digital single-lens reflex camera body D800 D800
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$702.00

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