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Nikon D4

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Nikon D4
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A multi award winning and fully featured SLR digital camera, a massive range of available lenses but representing only moderate value for money
SLR 16.2MP 4928 X 3280 Pixels CMOS Aug 2013
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Nikon D4 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Nikon D4 number 362 across all digital cameras.
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Reviews
36 Reviews + 12 Awards
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Value for Money
Average
86
Features
Fully-Featured
62
Age
4 Years Old
75
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 75?

It has marvellous expert reviews with an average expert rating of 91%, based on 36 reviews. This digital camera has received 12 awards including a "Highly Recommended" award from Ljudochbild.se plus three other sites and an "Editor's Choice" award from Camcorderinfo.com plus three other sites. Praktica cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer cameras with better features are available. However this Nikon digital camera has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest cameras 2018.
Customers report excellent technical features.
The D4 has some great features:
Over 90 Different Nikon Lenses Available
4928 x 3280 pixels image resolution
Higher than average megapixels
Wide range of optical zooms depending on lens used

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

Having compared it with other relevant digital cameras, we have concluded that it is very good for everyday photography, ranking number 370 in everyday photography cameras. It is also very good for landscape photography, ranking number 389 in landscape photography cameras as well being very good for wildlife photography, ranking number 384 in wildlife photography cameras.
75
Portrait Photography
Very Good
78
Landscape Photography
Very Good
78
Everyday Photography
Very Good
75
Sports Photography
Very Good
76
Wildlife Photography
Very Good

Nikon D4 Video Reviews

How Big is the Nikon D4?

The Nikon D4 is 160mm wide and 90.5mm tall. It is 156.5mm deep and weighs 1.2kg.

Nikon D4 front dimensions
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Nikon D4 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

12 Industry Awards

This camera has received 12 awards from experts in digital cameras.

This Nikon digital camera was given a "Highly Recommended" award by review sites Ljudochbild.se, Lydogbillede.dk, Lydogbilde.no and Ephotozine all of whom decided that this Nikon camera was great.

The experts at four other expert review sites all concluded that this Nikon camera was marvellous and gave it their highest award. This was from Camcorderinfo.com, Reviewed.com, PC Mag and CNET.com.au who gave it an "Editor's Choice".

The editors of websites Theregister.co.uk and Trusted Reviews both concluded that they would recommend this camera and gave it their "Recommended" award.

The expert at website What Digital Camera concluded that this Nikon digital camera was brilliant and gave it their "Gold" award.

The author at one additional expert review site said that this camera was very good. This was from Pocket Lint who gave it an "Hot Product".

Excellent Expert Reviews

Based on 36 expert reviews from sites including What Digital Camera, CNET.com, Trusted Reviews and Ephotozine this digital camera has an average expert rating of 91%. This means that camera experts think this camera is one of the very best digital cameras.

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Nikon Has Very Good Camera Reviews

We checked 40,636 expert and owner reviews (including 10,692 verified purchases) for Nikon digital cameras and found that on average Nikon has very good ratings compared to other manufacturers. 96% of those that bought a Nikon digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report Good Technical Features

Two owners who purchased it said that it had good features.

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews and very good features but is over 6 months old, and at £4,225.00 it is more expensive than 97% of cameras.

Cheaper Price Found in the United States

We found a cheaper price for the Nikon D4 of $2,999.99 (£4,160.69) in the United States. That's a saving of £64.31.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This camera was released in August 2013.

Features

Over 90 Different Nikon Lenses Available

Nikon offers over 90 own brand lenses for their SLR cameras including macro, fixed focal length and zoom lenses allowing for huge creative versatility. More lenses that fit Nikon SLR cameras are available from third party manufacturers such as Tamron and Sigma.

Nikon lens range

4928 X 3280 Pixels Image Resolution

The Nikon D4 has a maximum image resolution of 4928 x 3280 pixels. That's 1% higher resolution than the most common resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels. Across all cameras the worst resolution is 640 x 480 pixels and the best is 8256 x 6192 pixels.

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Higher Than Average Megapixels

Across all the cameras the megapixels range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP. The megapixels of the Nikon D4 of 16.2MP is higher than average when compared to most other cameras. It is higher than 66% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Wide Range of Optical Zooms Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the optical zoom depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of optical zooms are possible with this camera. Nikon offers hundreds of lenses ranging in optical zoom from approx 0.5x (10mm focal length) to approx 50x (800mm focal length).

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many cameras.

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Wide Range of Minimum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the minimum aperture number depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of minimum aperture numbers are possible with this camera. Nikon offers lenses with apertures ranging from F/1.4 to F/6.3.

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Higher Than Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The Nikon D4's maximum ISO sensitivity of 12,800 is in the highest 28% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. The average maximum ISO sensitivity of all digital cameras is 14,000, with the lowest being 200 and the highest being 820,000.

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Optical Image Stabilisation May Be Available With Some Lenses

This camera has interchangeable lenses so whether this camera has an image stabilizer depends on the lens being used. Nikon offers a wide range of lenses with built in image stabilisation.

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Very Heavy

The weights of digital cameras range from 50g to 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. The weight of the Nikon D4 of 1.2kg is in the heaviest 2% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Self-Timer

The Nikon D4 has a self-timer, which is unusual. 82% of cameras do not have a self-timer.

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Wide Range of Minimum Focal Lengths (35mm Film Equiv) Depending On Lens Used

This digital camera has interchangeable lenses so the minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) are possible with this camera.

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Has a Microphone in

The Nikon D4 has a microphone in, unlike 88% of cameras which do not have a microphone in.

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Wide Range of Maximum Focal Lengths (35mm Film Equiv) Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) are possible with this camera.

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Has a Headphone Output

The Nikon D4 has a headphone output, unlike 93% of digital cameras which do not have a headphone output.

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Supports Live View

The Nikon D4 supports live view, unlike 83% of digital cameras which do not support live view.

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Supports Full HD Video

Full HD video

The Nikon D4 supports Full HD video, unlike 76% of cameras which do not support Full HD video.

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Has an External Flash Connector

The Nikon D4 has an external flash connector, unlike 86% of digital cameras which do not have an external flash connector.

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Has a Tripod Mount

The Nikon D4 has a tripod mount, which is unusual. 73% of digital cameras do not have a tripod mount.

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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Nikon D4 of 3.2" is in the largest 4% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. Cameras have display diagonals of between 1" and 7.7", and the average display diagonal is 2.9".

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Has a Shoe Mounting Point

The Nikon D4 has a shoe mounting point, unlike 89% of cameras which do not have a shoe mounting point.

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Has an Anti-Dust Function

The Nikon D4 has an anti-dust function. 90% of digital cameras do not have an anti-dust function.

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Has an HDMI Port

The Nikon D4 has an HDMI port. 72% of cameras do not have an HDMI port.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera supports a video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080|1280 x 720|640 x 424 pixels, which is the most frequently supported resolution on cameras.

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Higher Than Average Display Resolution

The Nikon D4's display resolution of 921,000 pixels is higher than 73% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. Across all the cameras the display resolutions range from 23,000 pixels to 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 620,000 pixels.

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Wide Range of Maximum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the maximum aperture number depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of maximum aperture numbers are possible with this camera. Nikon lenses range in aperture from F/1.4 to F/6.3.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

nikon vba320ae, nikon 25482

Barcodes:

00000001646618, 00000001647501, 00000001647784, 00000001648616, 00000001649473, 00000001649512, 00018208923076

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