Nikon D800E review

Full specification for Nikon D800E

Sensor 36.3MP full-frame CMOS sensor
Output Size 7360 x 4912px
Focal Length Mag 1x
Lens Mount Nikon F
File Format 12 or 14 bit Raw (NEF), JPEG, Raw + JPEG
Compression Fine, Normal & Basic
ISO 100-6400, expandable to 50-25,600
Shutter Speeds 30-1/8000th second, plus Bulb
Drive Mode Single, Continuous low-speed (1-4fps), Continuous high-speed (4fps), Q (quiet shutter-release), Self Timer (2, 5, 10 or 20sec), MUP (mirror up)
Viewfinder Type Optical Viewfinder, 0.7x magnification
Field of View 100%
LCD 3.2in wide, 921k-dot (VGA) TFT LCD
Live Mode Yes
Movie Mode Yes
Built-in Image Stabilisation No, lens based
Dust Reduction Yes
Focusing Modes Single-point AF, 9, 21 or 51-point dynamic-area AF, 3D-tracking, auto-area AF
Exposure Modes P, S, A, M
Metering System RGB sensor with approx. 91,000 pixels
Exposure Comp /+5 EV in 1/3, 1/2 or 1 EV steps
Colour Space Adobe RGB, sRGB
White Balance White Balance Auto (2 types), incandescent, fluorescent (7 types), direct sunlight, flash, cloudy, shade, preset manual (up to 4 values can be stored)
White Balance Bracket Yes, 2 to 9 frames in steps of 1, 2 or 3
Colour Temp Control 2500-10,000K
DoF Prview Yes
Built-in Flash Yes
Max Flash Sync 1/250th
PC Socket Yes
Cable Release Yes
Memory Card CompactFlash & SD (HC/XC)
Power Rechargeable Li-ion EN-EL15 battery
Connectivity SuperSpeed USB, HDMI, Stereo mini-pin jack (in), Stereo mini-pin jack (out), 10-pin remote terminal
Dimensions 146 x 123 x 81.5mm
Weight 1000g
AF Points 51 selectable points
Video 1080 (30, 25, 24p) HD video (MOV with H.264/MPEG-4 Advanced Video Coding)

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Design 19/20
Image Quality 19/20
Performance 17/20
Value 17/20
Features 19/20
Overall Score 91%

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