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A full frame DSLR under CAD900? (2017-02-15 12:43:49)

We now know we can buy a GOOD pro used DSLR under $500.

What if you want a full frame DSLR under $900? There are actually 4 full frame DSLR corresponding: 3 Canon and 1 Nikon.

By order of price:



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The 2005 Canon 5D is a full frame semi-pro DSLR: 12MP, 1369 ISO rank on DXO, 9 AF points and 3FPS. You can buy it in really good condition with low shutter count for less than $600.



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The 2002 Canon 1Ds is a full frame pro DSLR: 12MP, 954 ISO rank on DXO, 45 AF points and 3FPS. You can buy it in average condition with low shutter count for less than $600. Let’s forget this one, the 5D is definitely better for about the same price.



Hi-Res nikon: e8400. 85mm, f/5.5, 10/600s, 200iso.

The 2008 Nikon D700 is a full frame semi-pro DSLR: 12 MP, 2303 ISO rank on DXO, 51 AF points and 5 FPS out of the box. You can buy it in good condition and low shutter count for less than $900.



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The 2004 Canon 1DS mkII is a full frame pro DSLR: 16MP, 1480 ISO rank on DXO, 45 AF points and 4.5 FPS. You can buy it in average condition and low shutter count for less than $900.

The choice is pretty easy here.

Do you need more pixels? Buy the Canon 1DS mkII.

Do you need less noise at high ISO? Buy the Nikon D700.

Do you need the cheapest camera? But the Canon 5D.


See also:
Panasonic FZ100, a funny little bridge camera
Best 12MP Canikon used pro/semi-pro DSLR under $500 ?
A full frame DSLR under CAD900?