Comparing Canon EOS 650D vs Nikon D5300

1. Canon EOS 650D

8 Reasons why Canon EOS 650D is better

Comparing Canon EOS 650D vs Nikon D5300

1.Has a flip-out screen
Yesvs No (Nikon D5300)
Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
2.Faster video autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting movies
Yesvs No (Nikon D5300)
A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper movies.
3.Has a 24p cinema mode
Yesvs No (Nikon D5300)
24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
4.Has a built-in HDR mode
Yesvs No (Nikon D5300)
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
5.Marginally higher resolution (screen)
1040k dotsvs 1037k dots (Nikon D5300)
A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
6.Has a touch screen
Yesvs No (Nikon D5300)
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
7.Has touch autofocus
Yesvs No (Nikon D5300)
The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
8.Cheaper lenses on 650D
A good micro 4/3 f2.8 zoom costs a fortune, and there are all sorts of compatibility problems too I think. For Canon there are many good lenses available, cheaper, second hand, and they'll just work.
Canon EOS 650D
Canon EOS 650D specs
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Canon EOS 650D advantages
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2. Nikon D5300

21 Reasons why Nikon D5300 is better

Comparing Nikon D5300 vs Canon EOS 650D

1.Noticeably more megapixels (photo)
24.1MPvs 18.5MP (Canon EOS 650D)
2.Sizably larger sensor
23.5 x 15.6mmvs 22.3 x 14.9mm (Canon EOS 650D)
The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
3.Significantly more focus points
39vs 9 (Canon EOS 650D)
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.
4.Appreciably lower noise at high ISO
1338ISOvs 722ISO (Canon EOS 650D)
The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
5.Distinctly better image quality
83vs 62 (Canon EOS 650D)
A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
6.Clearly better video recording quality
1,080 x 60fpsvs 1,080 x 30fps (Canon EOS 650D)
7.Considerably longer battery life
600shotsvs 440shots (Canon EOS 650D)
CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
8.Has WiFi
Yesvs No (Canon EOS 650D)
The device can connect to WiFi.
9.Considerably better color depth
24bitsvs 21.7bits (Canon EOS 650D)
The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
10.Significantly wider dynamic range
13.9Evsvs 11.2Evs (Canon EOS 650D)
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.
98mmvs 99.8mm (Canon EOS 650D)
125mmvs 133.1mm (Canon EOS 650D)
76mmvs 78.8mm (Canon EOS 650D)
14.Has GPS
Yesvs No (Canon EOS 650D)
GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
15.Appreciably bigger screen size
3.2"vs 3" (Canon EOS 650D)
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
16.Has timelapse function
Yesvs No (Canon EOS 650D)
A timelapse shows a long passage of time sped up. A series of photographs taken from the same position over a long period is joined together to create a short video. It is great way to capture things like the setting sun, or clouds moving across the sky.
17.Has flip-out vari-angle LCD display
much more convenient to take pictures from different angles
18.Has microphone in
External microphone can be connected to the camera for hi def sound.
19.Latest Wi-Fi Technology
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20.Shoots 1080p 24 fps video
24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
It has built-in wi-fi technology (IEEE [url]
Nikon D5300
Nikon D5300 specs
Nikon D5300 features
Nikon D5300 pros and cons
Nikon D5300 advantages
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