Nikon Df vs Nikon D750

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

Nikon Df
Nikon D750

Manufacturing

These cameras are both manufacturered by Nikon.

Nikon Df were released 2013 and Nikon D750 was released 2014. That is a 1 years difference. In tech, this period of time can be of interest since technology is always improving etc.

Camera Manufacturer Released
Nikon Df Nikon 2013
Nikon D750 Nikon 2014

Type of camera

Both these cameras are DSLR cameras. No difference there.

Sensors / crop factor

Both these cameras have the same sorts sensor (called "FX") which means that if you compare the cameras side by side the lenses will also have the same experienced focal length. Since both cameras have a Full frame sensor there will be no crop factor.

Camera Experienced focal length when using a lens with 50mm focal length (ex a common "50mm f/1.8")
Nikon Df 50 mm (a fullframe sensor does not have a crop factor / focal length multiplier)
Nikon D750 50 mm (a fullframe sensor does not have a crop factor / focal length multiplier)

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

Resolution

Nikon Df has a 16 MP (Megapixels) resolution while Nikon D750 has 24 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 Df 16 MP 16163840 4928 3280
Nikon D750 24 MP 24160256 6016 4016

Nikon D750 has a 49 % larger resolution than Nikon Df. 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

Both of these cameras offers the exact same ISO range. They both have 100 to 12800.

Camera ISO Range
Nikon Df 100-12800
Nikon D750 100-12800

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 Df
Lens compatibility chart for Nikon D750

Pictures per second

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

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

Ability to record movies

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

It is only one of these two cameras that support recording of movies and movie clips and that is Nikon D750. Sadly, the Nikon Df does not support this.

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 Df weighs 760 gr (equal to 1,68 lb) which is 1% heavier than Nikon D750 and its 750 gr (or 1,65 lb).

Camera Weight (in gram) Weight (in pounds)
Nikon Df 760 gr 1,68 lb
Nikon D750 750 gr 1,65 lb