Promising extremely high-resolution images, the Nikon D800 doesn’t disappoint; better yet, its high-ISO performance surprised us, able to produce a good 8 x 10-inch print even at ISO 25,600. Well-designed and built, the Nikon D800 is a premium performer that easily earns its selling price.
Rugged build; Excellent controls; Extremely high resolution; Dual cards; Surprising high ISO performance.
Very large files; Slower frame rate; Custom white balance gives a greenish tint; Battery life lower than D700.
PRICE AND AVAILABILITY
US-market availability for the standard Nikon D800 started late March 2012, with suggested retail pricing of around US$3,000. The limited-edition Nikon D800