D800 autofocus problem

Started May 5, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Is 5D3 Better ?
In reply to Marc Heijligers, May 5, 2012

With more focus points and AF system of 1D series, is 5D3 AF better than d800 ?

Marc Heijligers wrote:

My D800 also has auto focus problems on the left AF field. The enclosed picture shows that from the middle to the right, the AF performance is as expected and good, from the middle to the left the focus performance becomes worse the further you go to the left.

The results are pretty bad overall when using the left-field AF points:

I've summarized my finding on my blog.
http://hifivoice.wordpress.com/2012/05/05/d800-autofocus-problem/

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