Nikon D750 vs Nikon D7000

This is a full comparison between the cameras Nikon D750 and Nikon D7000. We compare them by looking at the categories you see below.

Nikon D750
Nikon D7000

Manufacturing

These cameras are both manufacturered by Nikon.

Nikon D750 were released 2014 and Nikon D7000 was released 2010. That is a 4 years difference. In tech, this period of time can be of interest since technology is always improving etc.

Camera Manufacturer Released
Nikon D750 Nikon 2014
Nikon D7000 Nikon 2010

Type of camera

Both these cameras are DSLR cameras. No difference there.

Sensors / crop factor

These cameras have different sensors. Nikon D750 has a "FX"-sensor while Nikon D7000 has a "DX"-sensor, and their difference in sensors will also effect the crop factor and experience focal length. See the table below.

Camera Experienced focal length when using a lens with 50mm focal length (ex a common "50mm f/1.8")
Nikon D750 50 mm (a fullframe sensor does not have a crop factor / focal length multiplier)
Nikon D7000 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 D750 has a 24 MP (Megapixels) resolution while Nikon D7000 has 16,2 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 D750 24 MP 24160256 6016 4016
Nikon D7000 16,2 MP 16084992 4928 3264

Nikon D750 has a 50 % larger resolution than Nikon D7000. 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 D7000 has a larger ISO-range than Nikon D750. Nikon D7000 has an ISO range that stretches from 100 to 25600 while Nikon D750 has 100 to 12800.

Camera ISO Range
Nikon D750 100-12800
Nikon D7000 100-25600

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.

Here is a complete overview of which lenses that work with each camera:
Lens compatibility chart for Nikon D750
Lens compatibility chart for Nikon D7000

Pictures per second

Depending on what you are shooting the FPS, or frames/pictures per second, can definately be of interest. Nikon D750 can shoot up to 6,5 pictures per seconds and Nikon D7000 can shoot up to 6 pictures per seconds.

Camera FPS (Frames per second)
Nikon D750 6,5
Nikon D7000 6

Ability to record movies

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

In this case, both Nikon D750 and Nikon D7000 can shoot movies.

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.

Nikon D7000 weighs 780 gr (equal to 1,72 lb) which is 4% heavier than Nikon D750 and its 750 gr (or 1,65 lb).

Camera Weight (in gram) Weight (in pounds)
Nikon D750 750 gr 1,65 lb
Nikon D7000 780 gr 1,72 lb