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Nikon D800E

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A multi award winning and fully featured SLR digital camera
SLR 36.3MP CMOS Black Jan 2014
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Nikon D800E Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Nikon D800E number 443 across all digital cameras.
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7 Reviews + 3 Awards
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Fully-Featured
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3 Years Old
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Good

Why Has it Scored 61?

It has brilliant expert reviews with an average expert rating of 93%. This digital camera has received three awards including industry awards from PhotographyBlog.com plus two other sites. Canon 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 2017.
Customers report good picture quality.
The D800E has some great features:
Over 90 Different Nikon Lenses Available
7360 x 4912 pixels image resolution
Fairly high megapixels sensor
Wide range of optical zooms depending on lens used
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Nikon D800E Video Reviews


How Big is the Nikon D800E?

The Nikon D800E is 144.78mm wide and 81.28mm tall. It is 121.92mm deep and weighs 900g.

Nikon D800E front dimensions

Nikon D800E size in context

Nikon D800E In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Three Industry Awards

Camerastuffreviewcom and Camerastuffreview.com/nl/ both gave this Nikon digital camera a "Good Stuff" award and it received an "Essential" award from PhotographyBlog.com.

Expert Reviews Are Excellent

This camera has an average expert rating of 93 out of 100 based on seven expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, What Digital Camera, camerastuffreviewcom and digital-photography-school.com. The digital camera expert review sites think this Nikon digital camera is one of the very best digital cameras.

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Nikon Cameras Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 30,771 user and expert reviews (including 6,974 verified purchases) for Nikon cameras and found that on average Nikon has very good reviews compared to other brands. We also found that Nikon has very good reviews specifically within its digital cameras range. 96% of those that bought a Nikon camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report Good Picture Quality

Two people who bought the product reckoned that it was able to produce good images.


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

7360 X 4912 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest image resolution of the Nikon D800E is 7360 x 4912 pixels. That's over two times the resolution of 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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Fairly High Megapixels Sensor

The megapixels of cameras range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP. The megapixels of the Nikon D800E of 36.3MP is in the highest 2% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Wide Range of Optical Zooms Depending On Lens Used

This digital 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 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on cameras. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 is known as "Full HD".

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Fairly High ISO Sensitivity (max)

The ISO sensitivity (max) of the Nikon D800E of 25,600 is in the highest 15% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. Across all the digital cameras the ISO sensitivities (max) range from 200 to 820,000, and the average ISO sensitivity (max) is 14,000.

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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.

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Very Heavy

Across all the digital cameras the weights range from 50g to 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. The Nikon D800E's weight of 900g is in the heaviest 2% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Nikon D800E has a built-in flash, as do 66% of digital cameras.

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Has an HDMI Port

The Nikon D800E has an HDMI port. 71% 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|1280 x 720 pixels, which is typical of many cameras. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail.

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Has a Tripod Mount

The Nikon D800E has a tripod mount, unlike 75% of digital cameras which do not have a tripod mount.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Nikon D800E supports Wi-Fi, which is unusual. 72% of digital cameras do not support Wi-Fi.

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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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Has a Headphone Output

The Nikon D800E has a headphone output, unlike 94% of digital cameras which do not have a headphone output.

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Supports Full HD Video

Full HD video

The Nikon D800E supports Full HD video, unlike 75% of cameras which do not support Full HD video.

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Features Brightness Adjustment

The Nikon D800E features brightness adjustment. 79% of cameras do not feature brightness adjustment.

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Features Flash Exposure Compensation

The Nikon D800E features flash exposure compensation, unlike 80% of digital cameras which do not feature flash exposure compensation.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

The Nikon D800E does not have a GPS (satellite). 90% of digital cameras also do not have a GPS (satellite).

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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 Microphone in

The Nikon D800E has a microphone in, which is unusual. 88% of digital cameras do not have a microphone in.

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3 USB Version

The Nikon D800E supports a 3 USB version which is newer than the 2 USB version supported by most digital cameras. This camera also supports a 3.1 and 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) USB version.

A 3.1 USB version is the worst supported USB version across comparable types of digital camera.

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Supports Live View

The Nikon D800E supports live view, unlike 84% of cameras which do not support live view.

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Features Noise Reduction

The Nikon D800E features noise reduction. 92% of digital cameras do not feature noise reduction.

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Quite Small Eye Relief

The Nikon D800E's eye relief of only 17mm is in the smallest 11% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. The smallest eye relief of digital cameras is 8mm, the biggest is 27mm, and the average eye relief is 19mm.

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3D

The Nikon D800E is 3D, which is unusual. 90% of digital cameras are not 3D.

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Wide Range of Closest Focusing Distances Depending On Lens Used

This Nikon digital camera has interchangeable lenses so the closest focusing distance depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of closest focusing distances are possible with this camera.

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Has a Shoe Mounting Point

The Nikon D800E has a shoe mounting point. 90% of digital cameras do not have a shoe mounting point.

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Energy Star Certified

The Nikon D800E is Energy Star certified. 98% of digital cameras are not Energy Star certified.

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Has an Anti-Dust Function

The Nikon D800E has an anti-dust function. 91% of digital cameras do not have an anti-dust function.

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Features Calendar

The Nikon D800E features calendar, which is unusual. 86% of digital cameras do not feature calendar.

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Fairly Large Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Nikon D800E of 3.2" is in the largest 7% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. Across all the cameras the display diagonals range from 0.5" to 9", and the average display diagonal is 2.9".

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Wide Range of Aspherical Lenses Depending On Lens Used

This Nikon digital camera has interchangeable lenses so the aspherical lens depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of aspherical lenses are possible with this camera.

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900 Battery Life

The Nikon D800E is a camera that takes 900 shots battery life. Most of the other cameras take between 100 and 4,699 battery life.

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The Nikon D800E has a vari-angle LCD display, which is unusual. 84% of digital cameras do not have a vari-angle LCD display.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This camera has been on the market since January 2014.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers nikon d800e, nikon f28g
Barcodes 00018208254989, 00018208925209, 00018208925216, 00981087671515, 04960759131720

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