Nikon D850 vs Nikon D810 Specs Comparison


Want to find out the main differences between Nikon D850 and Nikon D810? Here is the detailed specifications comparison of Nikon D850 vs Nikon D810.

Let’s have a brief look at the key features of Nikon D850 and Nikon D810 before getting into our more detailed comparison.

Nikon D850 ($3,297 at Amazon, B&H, Adorama): The new Nikon D850 DSLR camera features a newly designed 45.7MP FX-Format BSI CMOS Sensor and EXPEED 5 Image Processor,7 fps Shooting for 51 Frames with AE/AF, an expandable sensitivity range from ISO 32 to 102400, an advanced Multi-CAM 20K 153-Point AF System, 3.2″ 2.36m-Dot Tilting Touchscreen LCD. 4K UHD Video Recording at 30 fps, An 8K time-lapse recording mode is also available, as well as additional specialized recording modes for digitizing film negatives and for focus stacking applications.

Nikon D810 ($2,797 at Amazon, B&H, Adorama): The Nikon D810 features a 36.3MP FX-format CMOS sensor without an Optical Low Pass Filter for particularly sharp and detailed still imaging. With the addition of the EXPEED 4 Image Processor, performance speed is increased compared to the EXPEED 3 and noise is effectively reduced throughout the ISO range. Continuous shooting speed in FX format is 5 fps and in DX format hits a maximum of 7 fps. In addition, the full HD video capabilities of the D810 have been upgraded to include 1080p capture at 24, 30 and 60 fps.

Nikon D850 vs Nikon D810 Specifications Comparison

Features Nikon D850 Nikon D810
Price $3,297 $2,797
Announced Aug 24, 2017 Jun 26, 2014
Viewfinder magnification 0.75x 0.7x
Sensor resolution 45.7MP 36.3MP
Max Resolution 8256 x 5504 7360 x 4912
Sensor size Full frame (35.9 x 23.9 mm) Full frame (35.9 x 24 mm)
Sensor type BSI-CMOS CMOS
ISO Auto, 64-25600 (expands to 32-102400) Auto, 64-12800
Image stabilization No No
AF System Multi-CAM 20K 153-Point AF System Multi-CAM 3500FX 51-Point AF Sensor
Processor Expeed 5 Expeed 4
Number of focus points 151 51
Autofocus assist lamp No Yes
Manual focus Yes Yes
Lens mount Nikon F Nikon F
Articulated LCD Tilting Fixed
Screen size 3.2″ 3.2″
Screen dots 2,359,000 1,229,000
Touch screen Yes No
Screen type TFT LCD TFT-LCD (WRGB)
Live view Yes Yes
Wireless Connectivity SnapBridge Bluetooth and Wi-Fi Optional
Viewfinder type Optical (pentaprism) Optical (tunnel)
Viewfinder coverage 100% 100%
Shutter Speed 30-1/8000 sec 30-1/8000 sec
Built-in flash No Yes
Flash X Sync Speed 1/250 sec 1/250 sec
Burst Speed 9.0 fps 5.0 fps
Video Recording(max. res) 4K UHD Video Recording at 30 fps Full HD 1080p Video at 60/30/24 fps
SD Slots SD/SDHC/SDXC (UHS-II supported) + XQD SD/SDHC/SDXC, CompactFlash (UDMA compliant)
USB USB 3.0 (5 GBit/sec) USB 3.0 (5 GBit/sec)
Microphone port Yes
Dimensions 146 x 124 x 79 mm 146 x 123 x 82 mm
Headphone port Yes
Remote control Yes (wired, wireless, smartphone) Yes
Environmentally Sealed Yes Yes
Battery Life (CIPA) 1840 1200
Weight 1005 g (2.22 lb / 35.45 oz) 980 g (2.16 lb / 34.57 oz)
Exposure Compensation ±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 1 EV steps) ±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 1 EV steps)
Price $3,297 $2,797