Nikon D610 and Nikon D750 are both considered as great semi-professional DSLR cameras. They are both popular choices among dedicated photographers. However, the two come with the same optical resolution and very similar body. So, is the slightly pricier Nikon D750 worth the money? Or, should you just pick the more affordable Nikon D610 instead? Below, we will see the comparisons between these two models. Continue reading!
Despite coming with a very similar body design, Nikon D750 actually comes with some notable improvements from Nikon D610. Both have a properly weather sealed body, ensuring reliability and performance even in an unfriendly weather condition. Interestingly, Nikon D750 is a little bit slimmer and lighter, though the differences are marginal. In the display area, both models come with a pentaprism optical viewfinder and a 3.2” display screen; the difference is that the display screen on Nikon D610 is fixed whereas the one on Nikon D750 is tilting. Hence, Nikon D750 can be a more practical solution if you often find yourself having to shoot from tricky angles. Plus, the display resolution of Nikon D750 is noticeably increased compared to Nikon D650.
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There is a notable addition in the sector of connectivity. Nikon D750 is coming with built-in Wi-Fi, whereas Nikon D610 is not. The built-in Wi-Fi can be an extremely practical way to quickly transfer your pics and videos to your laptop for further editing tasks.
Nikon D750 also effortlessly beats Nikon D610 with the autofocus. The AF on Nikon D750 is obviously more powerful than Nikon D610. While Nikon D610 comes with 39 focus points and 9 cross-type focus points, Nikon D750 comes with 51 focus points and 15 cross-type focus points – resulting in a faster and more precise performance. The minimum focus sensitivity on Nikon D610 is -1 EV, whereas Nikon D750 features -3EV minimum focus sensitivity.
Nikon D750, despite the similar optical resolution, is coming with a more powerful sensor. It has a slightly increased continuous shooting speed, and an increased maximum ISO. The maximum ISO has been increased from 6400 on Nikon D610 to 12800 on Nikon D750. One noticeable yet beneficial result is the enhanced low-light ISO performance. And the battery life is much longer.
All in all, Nikon D750 is definitely worth the money. It has better performance than Nikon D610, with the more powerful sensor, better AF, and more efficient battery life. And it has built-in Wi-Fi.