D2H vs D2Hs

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Lar, Jun 19, 2005.

  1. Lar


    Jun 12, 2005
    Washington State
    Is the price differnce worth the s? Is it a bad idea to go for the Non "S" D2H. What is a fair price for a D2H?
  2. Lar, Good luck finding a new D2H its been discontinued! I wish I purchased one when Nikon had a fire sale on them ($2000).

  3. nfoto

    nfoto Guest

    You get far less noise at high ISO with the D2HS. And they have improved the CF card door. Otherwise, nothing worth writing home about.
  4. If you have a D2HS can you tell me if the high ISO noise is different when using NEF?

  5. NeoMatrix

    NeoMatrix Guest

    I'm also curious on what a D2H is going for these days....I think it is about $1400-1600.
  6. Cory Cooper

    Cory Cooper

    May 24, 2005
    Salem, NH
    In addition to those improvements, there are a few others worth mentioning:

    D2Hs vs D2H
    3D Matrix Metering II vs 3D Matrix Metering
    Continuous Shooting Up To 50 JPG/40 NEF vs 40 JPG/25 NEF
    ASIC Image Processing 12 Bit vs 8 Bit
    sYCC Color Space Support Added
    EXIF 2.21 (and DCF 2.0 & DPOF) vs EXIF 2.2
    GPS Added
    Wireless Remote Control Added
    802.11g Added (WT-2) with PTP/IP
    Flicker-Free 232K pixel TFT LCD vs 211K pixel
    Help Menu Added
    15x Playback Magnification vs 8x
    RGB Histogram Added
    Recent Settings List (D2X) Added
    World Time Function Added
    Modified Vertical Shooting Buttons

  7. kg74

    kg74 Guest

    Paid two days ago from a local premium camera store $1400 for a very clean D2H.

    Why do you want to move from the D1 to the D2H? Properly lit I find the D1 easier to use. Yeah laugh at me, but the D1 has never failed me. Low lights, yes, more MP, yes, the D2H is better, but the D1 is one heck of a camera.

    Dial it in and it goes. Believe it or not I find the metering on the D1 more consistent than on my D70 and D2H - I have to be doing something wrong.
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