Wide aperture lenses wide open on the D800

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Wide aperture lenses wide open on the D800

How do you find the D800 focusing 1.4, 1.8 lenses wide open? Possibly compared to the D700?

I am reading that the D800 has difficulties nailing focus with fast lenses wide open. I can image it's more of a user error but, I have read this so frequently that I started to wonder. And while contemplating a D800. I am a D700 user.

Is there a truth to it due to 36 million pixels, or the AF system or is it just gossip and nonsense?

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Sony a6000 Sony Alpha 7 II Voigtlander 15mm F4.5 Super Wide Heliar Voigtlander 35mm F1.4 Nokton Samyang 8mm F2.8 UMC Fisheye +6 more
Nikon D800
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