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Nikon D70S

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Nikon D70S

£999.99
Nikon D70s
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A critically acclaimed but 2 year old SLR digital camera, good for wildlife photography
SLR 6.1MP Feb 2016
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Used - Nikon D70S Digital SLR Camera with AF-S DX Zoom-Nikkon 18-70mm Lens (Used)
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Used - Nikon D70S 6.1MP Digital SLR Camera Kit with 18-70mm Nikkor Lens 25226 (Used)
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Used - Nikon D70S Digital SLR Camera Kit, with 3 lenses one a V R, plus lots of others! (Used)
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Nikon D70s Review

With excellent reviews and at under 2 years old, we have ranked the Nikon D70s number 278 in best selling cameras and number 453 across all digital cameras.
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Reviews
13 Reviews
54
Value for Money
Average
65
Features
Good Features
81
Age
2 Years Old
72
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

It has very good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 85%, based on 13 reviews. Praktica cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this camera is slightly out of date, and newer digital cameras with more up to date technology are available. View the latest digital cameras 2018.
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
Lower than average megapixels

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 wildlife photography, ranking number 291 in wildlife photography cameras.
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Wildlife Photography
Very Good

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of £499.99 on Amazon UK 43 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 52% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

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Nikon D70s In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good Expert Reviews

On average, based on 13 expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, Pocket Lint, Photo Radar and PC Mag this Nikon digital camera has an overall expert rating of 85%. The expert review sites think this camera is one of the better digital cameras.

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Nikon Has Very Good Camera Reviews

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

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews and is under 2 years old but has mediocre features, and at £999.99 it is in the most expensive 27% of cameras.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Nikon D70s and the United Kingdom price of £999.99 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $999.99 (£1,389.49).

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This Nikon camera has been on the market since February 2016.

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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

Lower Than Average Megapixels

The Nikon D70s's sensor megapixels of only 6.1MP is lower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the lowest 5% of all cameras when sorted 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 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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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 Minimum Focal Lengths (35mm Film Equiv) Depending On Lens Used

This 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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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

nikon f3545g, nikon d70s

Barcodes:

00018208252145, 00018208252183, 00018208252268, 00081097009886

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