Nikon D7100Nikon D800
Top 19%1,235 points
Top 19%
Top 9%1,390 points
Top 9%
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Top specs and features

Nikon D7100 vs Nikon D800: 68 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

31.93% more megapixels.

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
35.9 x 24mm

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.

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.

5. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.

6. weight

225g lighter.

7. image quality

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

8. 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.

9. video recording

2x better video recording quality.
1080 x 30fps

10. longer battery life

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

11. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.

12. has a stereo microphone

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

13. 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 D7100
Nikon D800
11% have it

14. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.

15. 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 D7100
Nikon D800
25% have it

16. pixel density

13.12% higher pixel density.
442ppi

17. width

9.28mm narrower.
144.78mm

18. 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

19. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Nikon D7100
Nikon D800
25% have it

20. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.

21. height

15.42mm shorter.

22. volume

23.61% less body volume.

23. Is dustproof and water resistant

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

24. thickness

5.28mm thinner.

25. resolution

33.28% higher resolution.

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