Canon EOS 6D vs Canon EOS 600D

Top 19 Reasons for the

Canon EOS 6D

Compared to Canon EOS 600D

anonymous
187
Plenty more megapixels (photo)
Comment
20.2 MP
vs
18.7 MP
8.02% more megapixels (photo)
anonymous
151
Significantly larger sensor
Comment
24 x 36 mm
vs
14.9 x 22.3 mm
2.60x larger sensor. The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
anonymous
122
Explicitly lower noise at high ISO
Comment
2340 ISO
vs
793 ISO
2.95x lower noise at high ISO. The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
anonymous
120
Distinctly more focus points
Comment
11
vs
9
2 more focus points. The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.
anonymous
106
Sizably faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format
Comment
4.5 fps
vs
3.7 fps
21.62% faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format. Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
anonymous
97
Noticeably better image quality
Comment
82
vs
65
17 better image quality. A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
anonymous
84
Appreciably higher maximum light sensitivity
Comment
102400 ISO
vs
12800 ISO
8x higher maximum light sensitivity. With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
anonymous
66
Much better color depth
Comment
23.8 bits
vs
22.1 bits
7.69% better color depth. The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
anonymous
60
Has a stereo microphone
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
anonymous
59
Has WiFi
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The device can connect to WiFi.
anonymous
57
Considerably longer battery life
Comment
1090 shots
vs
440 shots
650 shots longer battery life. CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
anonymous
57
Significantly more battery power
Comment
1800 mAh
vs
1120 mAh
1.61x more battery power
anonymous
53
Wider dynamic range
Comment
12.1 Evs
vs
11.5 Evs
5.22% wider dynamic range. The better the dynamic range the system captures a wider number of values from dark to light leading to more details in low and highlights. Source: DxOMark.
anonymous
53
Has a built-in HDR mode
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
anonymous
42
Has GPS
Comment
Yes
vs
No
GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
anonymous
41
Thinner
Comment
71.2 mm
vs
79.7 mm
8.50 mm thinner
anonymous
40
Weather sealed
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
anonymous
33
A shade more viewfinder coverage
Comment
97 %
vs
95 %
2 % more viewfinder coverage. With 100% coverage you can compose the image correctly when you capture the photo. With less than full coverage you may have to crop your photos afterwards to get them looking perfect.
anonymous
28
Newer DIGIC version
Comment
5
vs
4
Newer DIGIC version. Newer image processors are better at processing multiple tasks simultaneously, and can produce higher quality images with better low-light performance and faster AF.
Peter Murph
0
You have got the wrong specs for the 1Ds Mk III
Comment
Yes
vs
No
You have compared the 6D with the specs of the 1D Mk III not the 1Ds Mk III which is a 21 MP Full Frame

Canon EOS 6D is better than Canon EOS 600D because...

Yes
vs
No

Top Nine Reasons for the

Canon EOS 600D

Compared to Canon EOS 6D

anonymous
101
Has a flip-out screen
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
anonymous
85
Much lighter
Comment
570 g
vs
770 g
200 g lighter
anonymous
50
Somewhat less body volume
Comment
1055.5 cm³
vs
1142.74 cm³
8.27% less body volume
anonymous
48
Noticeably narrower
Comment
133.1 mm
vs
145 mm
11.90 mm narrower
anonymous
44
Considerably less shutter lag
Comment
0.283 s
vs
144 s
143.72 s less shutter lag. The amount of time it takes the camera to take a photo, without having to focus.
anonymous
42
Plenty shorter
Comment
99.5 mm
vs
111 mm
11.50 mm shorter
anonymous
40
Explicitly less startup delay
Comment
0.4 s
vs
100 s
99.60 s less startup delay. It takes less time for the camera to turn on and take a first picture.
anonymous
35
Has a flash
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Jerry Grynspan
1
Has an eyepiece viewfinder included
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Olympus charges extra for the viewfinder
William Chong
0
Substantially Cheaper
Comment
Yes
vs
No
350$ vs 600$

Canon EOS 600D is better than Canon EOS 6D because...

Yes
vs
No

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