Nikon D1X vs Nikon D1H

This is a full comparison between the cameras Nikon D1X and Nikon D1H. We compare them by looking at the categories you see below.

Nikon D1X
Nikon D1H

Manufacturing

These cameras are both manufacturered by Nikon.

These two camera models were both released 2001.

Camera Manufacturer Released
Nikon D1X Nikon 2001
Nikon D1H Nikon 2001

Type of camera

Both these cameras are DSLR cameras. No difference there.

Sensors / crop factor

Both these cameras have the same sorts sensor (called "DX") which means that if you compare the cameras side by side the lenses will also have the same experienced focal length. Neither of the cameras have a Full frame sensor which means that you will get a "crop factor" where the cameras sensor size effect the focal length with a multiplier.

Camera Experienced focal length when using a lens with 50mm focal length (ex a common "50mm f/1.8")
Nikon D1X 75 mm (a Nikon DX sensor have a crop factor / focal length multiplier by * 1.5)
Nikon D1H 75 mm (a Nikon DX sensor have a crop factor / focal length multiplier by * 1.5)

Learn more about crop factor and focal length multiplier here:
Camera selection can affect the focal length (Nikon)

Resolution

Nikon D1X has a 5,3 MP (Megapixels) resolution while Nikon D1H has 2,6 MP. If we break down this in more detail this is the data behind the numbers:

Camera Megapixels Pixel (total) Pixels (width) Pixels (height)
Nikon D1X 5,3 MP 5895680 3008 1960
Nikon D1H 2,6 MP 2624000 2000 1312

Nikon D1X has a 125 % larger resolution than Nikon D1H. This could give you more details in the picture but also a possibility to crop more in the pictures, afterwards while editing the pictures, if needed that is.

ISO range

Nikon D1H has a larger ISO-range than Nikon D1X. Nikon D1H has an ISO range that stretches from 200 to 1600 while Nikon D1X has 125 to 800.

Camera ISO Range
Nikon D1X 125-800
Nikon D1H 200-1600

Autofocus and lens compatibility

Both of these cameras have a built-in autofocus motor. Some lenses, that supports autofocus, does not have a autofocus motor of their own but this wont cause any problems with these two cameras.

Lens compatibility chart for Nikon D1X
Lens compatibility chart for Nikon D1H

Pictures per second

Depending on what you are shooting the FPS, or frames/pictures per second, can definately be of interest. Nikon D1X can shoot up to 3 pictures per seconds and Nikon D1H can shoot up to 5 pictures per seconds.

Camera FPS (Frames per second)
Nikon D1X 3
Nikon D1H 5

Ability to record movies

It is becoming more and more popular to record movies with digital cameras.

Though, neither Nikon D1X or Nikon D1H can shoot movies so if that is a functionality that you are really looking for you should look elsewhere.

Weight

The weight of the camera can be an extremely important factor, especially if the camera is about to be used, carried around, for several hours at the time.

These two cameras weigh exactly the same so there is no diffence there. Please see the details below.

Camera Weight (in gram) Weight (in pounds)
Nikon D1X 1200 gr 2,65 lb
Nikon D1H 1200 gr 2,65 lb