Nikon D800Nikon D7100
Top 13%2,127 points
Top 13%
Top 21%1,926 points
Top 21%
Nikon D800
Nikon D7100
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Top specs and features

Nikon D800 vs Nikon D7100: 68 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

46.9% more megapixels.
36.3MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
24.71MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
35.9 x 24mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm
23.5 x 15.6mm

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.
51
Sony Alpha a9: 693
51

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
4fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
6fps

5. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
2853ISO
Sony Alpha 7S: 3702ISO
1256ISO

6. image quality

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
95
Sony Alpha 7R II: 98
83

7. 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.
25600ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000ISO
25600ISO

8. weight

225g lighter.
900g
HTC Re: 65.5g
675g

9. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
900shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
950shots

10. video recording

2x better video recording quality.
1080 x 30fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
1080 x 60fps

11. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
25.3bits
HP Photosmart R927: 42bits
24.2bits

12. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Nikon D800
Nikon D7100
49% have it

13. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
1/8000s
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV: 1/32000s
1/8000s

14. Faster video autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting movies

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper movies.
Nikon D800
Nikon D7100
11% have it

15. dynamic range

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.
14.4Evs
Nikon D810A: 14.8Evs
13.7Evs

16. pixel density

13.12% higher pixel density.
442ppi
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S: 1437.5ppi
500ppi

17. width

9.28mm narrower.
144.78mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
135.5mm

18. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Nikon D800
Nikon D7100
26% have it

19. 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 D800
Nikon D7100
25% have it

20. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
921k dots
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 1230000k dots
1228k dots

21. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.
Nikon D800
Nikon D7100
9% have it

22. volume

23.61% less body volume.
1434.72cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
1096.74cm³

23. resolution

33.28% higher resolution.
1176 x 784px
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S: 3680 x 2760px
1280 x 960px

24. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Nikon D800
Nikon D7100
25% have it

25. battery power

0% more battery power.
1900mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh
1900mAh

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