Nikon D4S Vs. Nikon D4 Vs. Canon EOS-1D X Specs Comparison

Nikon has announced the new Nikon D4S flagship full frame DSLR. So what’s the same and the difference in Nikon D4S, Nikon D4 and Canon EOS-1D X. Here is the specs comparison of Nikon D4S, Nikon D4, and Canon EOS-1D X.

FeatureNikon D4SNikon D4Canon 1D X
Sensor Resolution16 MP16MP18 MP
Sensor TypeCMOSCMOSCMOS
Sensor Size36 x 23.9 mm36 x 23.9 mm36 x 24 mm
Sensor TypeFull FrameFull FrameFull Frame
Image Size4928 x 32804928 x 32805184 x 3456
Image ProcessorExpeed 4Expeed 3Dual Digic 5+
Viewfinder TypeOptical (pentaprism)Optical (pentaprism)Optical (pentaprism)
Viewfinder Coverage100%100%100%
Viewfinder Magnification0.7x0.7x0.76x
Storage MediaCompactFlash, XQDCompactFlash, XQDCompactFlash
Continuous Shooting Speed11 FPS10 FPS14 FPS
Max Shutter Speed1/8000 to 30 sec1/8000 to 30 sec1/8000 to 30 sec
Native ISO SensitivityISO 100-25600ISO 100-12800ISO 100-51200
Boosted ISO SensitivityISO 50, ISO 409600ISO 204800ISO 50, ISO 204800
Autofocus System51 points51 points61 points
Video OutputMPEG-4, H.264MPEG-4, H.264MPEG-4, H.264
Video Maximum Resolution1920 x 1080 (60, 50, 30, 25, 24 fps)1920 x 1080 (30, 25, 24 fps)1920 x 1080 (30, 25, 24 fps)
LCD Size3.2″ Fixed TFT-LCD3.2″ Fixed TFT-LCD3.2″ Fixed TFT-LCD
LCD Resolution921,000 dots921,000 dots1,040,000 dots
Exposure Compensation±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 1 EV steps)±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 1 EV steps)±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
AE Bracketing±5 (2, 3, 5, 7 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 2/3 EV, 1 EV steps)±5 (2, 3, 5, 7 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 2/3 EV steps)±3 (2, 3, 5, 7 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
WB BracketingYes (2-9 frames in steps of 1, 2, or 3)Yes (2-9 frames in steps of 1, 2, or 3)Yes (3 frames in either blue/amber or magenta/green axis)
Preset White Balance1-61-31-5
Timelapse recordingYesYesYes
GPSOptionalOptionalOptional
Built-in Wi-FiNoNoNo
Built-in FlashNoNoNo
BatteryEN-EL18aEN-EL18LP-E4N
Battery Life3,020 shots (CIPA)2,600 shots (CIPA)1,800 shots (CIPA)
USB Version2.02.02.0
Dimensions160 x 157 x 91 mm160 x 157 x 91 mm158 x 164 x 83 mm
Weight1,350g1,340g1,551g
MSRP Price$6,497$5,997$6,799