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Why did you choose the D600 over the D800 or D800E?

sunilchand

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"RE: Why did you choose the D600 over the D800 or D800E?"

sunilchand Registered since 05th Dec 2012
Mon 10-Dec-12 05:26 PM

Nice to see a good comparison between the 2 cameras and why folks chose the D600. I'm in a similar boat now considering the 2 cameras - if I had to purchase a new D800 at today's prices, the decision is easy enough for me as I am pretty sure it does not offer me enough value for the premium. However, what makes this difficult for me now is that a used D800 (barely used) can be found on ebay for around $2300/-, just $400 over a new D600. I'm still debating if the D800 is worth this additional $400/-.
Also, I am not sure if there's much credence to the need for special care with the D800 - I don't really care about 36MP as i use the pictures primarily for on-screen viewing or basic prints. So, i am assuming none of the potential softness/camera shake related issues would show up on screen as they are not zoomed to 100%. So essentially, it would still behave as a d600 for me, with the added features of ..
a. A better focus screen and autofocus
b. A better body
c. A higher resale value
I wonder if any of you had similar thoughts...
Thx,
S

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