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Nikon D70

Nikon D70
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A critically acclaimed but slightly out of date SLR camera, with good features
SLR 6.1MP Feb 2016
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Used - Nikon D70s 6.1MP Digital SLR Camera - Black (Body only) (Used)
£32.00
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Used - Nikon D70 6.1MP Digital SLR Camera - Black (Body only) (Used)
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Used - Nikon D70 Digital-SLR DSLR Camera Body only - BLACK (Used)
£79.00
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Refurbished - MINT MINT !! Condition Nikon D70 6.1MP Digital SLR Body +Warranty (not D70S) (Refurbished)
£115.00
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Used - Nikon D70 Digital SLR Camera (Body Only) (Used)
£129.99
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Refurbished - MINT MINT MINT !! Condition Nikon D70S 6.1MP Digital SLR Body + Warranty (Refurbished)
£145.00
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Used - Nikon D70 infrared converted Camera 690nm standard Infrared Converted Camera IR (Used)
£149.00
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Used - NIKON D70 digital camera body only. 680nm IR infra red converted 6800 shots (Used)
£158.99
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Used - Nikon D70 infrared converted Camera 590nm Goldie Infrared Converted Camera. (Used)
£159.00
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Used - Nikon D70s INFRARED CONVERTION LIFEPIXELS super color 620 nm (Body only) (Used)
£199.99
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Refurbished - MINT Nikon D70 6MP Digital SLR Body IR 690nm Infrared + Warranty (Refurbished)
£230.00
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Refurbished - Superb professional IR 690nm Infrared Nikon D70S 6MP Digital SLR Body +Warranty (Refurbished)
£245.00
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£250.00
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Refurbished - Superb Nikon D70S 6MP Digital SLR Body IR "Goldie" 590nm Infrared Supercolour + (Refurbished)
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£53.00
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£76.00
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£89.00
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Used - Nikon D70S Digital SLR Camera (Body Only)
£139.99
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Refurbished - Nikon D70S Digital SLR Camera (Body Only) (Certified Refurbished)
£179.99
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Nikon D70 Review

With excellent reviews and at under 2 years old, we have ranked the Nikon D70 number 665 across all digital cameras.
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Reviews
29 Reviews
65
Features
Good Features
82
Age
2 Years Old
72
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

It has great expert reviews and terrific user reviews with an average overall rating of 88%, based on 29 reviews. Praktica cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this camera is slightly out of date, and newer cameras with more up to date technology are available. View the latest digital cameras 2018.
Customers report good video capture, that it is easy to use and good picture quality.
This digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Over 90 Different Nikon Lenses Available
Wide range of optical zooms depending on lens used
Very low megapixels sensor

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

95
Wildlife Photography
Excellent

Nikon D70 Video Reviews

Nikon D70 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good Expert Reviews

Based on seven expert reviews from sites including CNET.com, PC Mag, Good Gear Guide.com.au and CNET.co.uk the average expert rating of this Nikon digital camera is 84 out of 100. Camera experts think this digital camera is one of the better cameras.

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Excellent User Reviews

On average, people who bought this digital camera rated it as brilliant. 19 reviewers (86% of all reviewers) gave this digital camera the highest possible rating of 5 stars. Users think this camera is one of the better digital cameras.

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Nikon Digital Cameras Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 41,167 user and expert reviews (including 10,836 verified purchases) for Nikon cameras and found that on average Nikon has very good ratings compared to other brands. 96% of those that bought a Nikon digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report Good Video Capture

Three owners said in their reviews that it was good for video recording.

  • The camera takes an excellent Video.
  • Good if you are going to shoot videos…
    Badri K (Amazon) - November 2010
  • This reduces cost in terms of buying another flash memory camcorder and you could use all your high end lenses to record some awesome videos…
    Badri K (Amazon) - November 2010

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

Two customers mentioned that it was easy to use.

  • It always comes in handy for my line of work…
    Deej (Amazon) - June 2012
  • Just starting out in the field of photography so needed something easy to use…
    Bazza (Amazon) - January 2012

Customers Report Good Picture Quality

Three customers who reviewed this digital camera considered that it was able to produce good images.

Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

Nikon released the D70 in February 2016.

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

Very Low Megapixels Sensor

The megapixels of the Nikon D70 of only 6.1MP is in the lowest 6% of all cameras when ordered by this feature. Cameras have megapixels of between 0.3MP and 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP.

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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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Wide Range of Minimum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

This Nikon digital 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.

What does "minimum aperture number" mean? Less Edit

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.

What is an image stabilizer? Less Edit

Wide Range of Magnifications Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the magnification depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of magnifications are possible with this camera. Hundreds of different lenses are available for Nikon SLRs ranging in magnification from approx 0.5x (8mm focal length) to approx 50x (800mm focal length).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

nikon amzrefb0073cr, nikon vba110ae, nikon d70sbody

Barcodes:

00000001647817, 00000001647967, 00000001649031, 00000001649039, 00018208903016, 00018208910007, 05056129203209

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