need opinion from anyone who switched from 1DS3 to 1DX

Started Jan 14, 2013 | Discussions thread
XeroJay Senior Member • Posts: 1,592
Re: need opinion from anyone who switched from 1DS3 to 1DX

At iso100 -> 800, I don't think you'll notice any difference in IQ...

...but that's about the only area where these two are about equal.

EVERYTHING ELSE will be either a small noticeable improvement (such as the better screen, faster review/magnify, snappier shutter), while most things will be a HUGE improvement (high iso, AF accuracy/precision/consistency, buffer, video - if you want it, FPS, etc.)

Basically, you could sell the 1Ds3 & 1DIV, and get just the 1DX, and you'll still have the best of everything you currently do and more...

Except for battery life, which is about a hair worse than the 1DIV, and quite a bit worse than the 1Ds3.

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