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Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DC-G9
Top 9%2,192 points
Top 9%
Top 26%1,798 points
Top 26%
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DC-G9
Top specs and features

Nikon D800E vs Panasonic Lumix DC-G9: 73 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

1.79x more megapixels (main camera).
36.3MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
20.3MP

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
17.3 x 13mm

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
Canon EOS R: 5655
225

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
4fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
20fps

5. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DC-G9
28% have it

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

7. 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
400shots

8. video recording (main camera)

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.
1080 x 30fps
Fujifilm X-T3: 2160 x 60fps
2160 x 30fps

9. weight

242g lighter.
900g
HTC Re: 65.5g
658g

10. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DC-G9
39% have it

11. 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

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 D800E
Panasonic Lumix DC-G9
12% have it

13. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DC-G9
50% have it

14. Has phase detection autofocus for photos

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DC-G9
32% have it

15. 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 D800E
Panasonic Lumix DC-G9
46% have it

16. 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 D800E
Panasonic Lumix DC-G9
72% have it

17. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DC-G9
9% have it

18. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
921k dots
Fujifilm X-T1 + XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS: 1040000k dots
1040k dots

19. 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 D800E
Panasonic Lumix DC-G9
16% have it

20. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DC-G9
26% have it

21. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DC-G9
27% 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 D800E
Panasonic Lumix DC-G9
27% have it

23. 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 D800E
Panasonic Lumix DC-G9
54% have it

24. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DC-G9
20% have it

25. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Nikon D800E
Panasonic Lumix DC-G9
25% have it

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