54points

Canon EOS-1D X

65points

Canon EOS 1D X Mark II

94points

Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
Comparison winner
Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM
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82 facts in comparison

Canon EOS-1D Xvs Canon EOS 1D X Mark IIvs Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM
54
points
Canon EOS-1D X
65
points
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
94
points
Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM

Why is Canon EOS-1D X better than the others?

  • Sensor size
    ?

    36 x 24mmvs35.9 x 23.9,35.6 x 23.8mm
  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
    ?
  • Screen size
    ?

    3.2"vs3.2,3"

Why is Canon EOS 1D X Mark II better than the others?

  • Maximum light sensitivity
    ?

    409600 ISOvs51200,204800 ISO
  • Battery life (CIPA)
    ?

    1210shotsvs1120,650shots
  • Video recording (main camera)
    ?

    2160 x 60fpsvs1080 x 30,2160 x 30fps
  • Higher resolution (screen)
    ?

    1620k dotsvs1040,1440k dots
  • Has a compass
    ?

Why is Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM better than the others?

  • Megapixels (main camera)
    24.2MPvs18.1,20.2MP
  • Focus points
    ?

    693vs61,61
  • Continuous shooting at high resolution
    ?

    20fpsvs14,16fps
  • Has Wi-Fi
    ?
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
    ?
  • Weight
    673gvs1340,1530g
  • Has a stereo microphone
    ?
  • Has sensor shift stabilization
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM
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.

Best

Nikon Z50 + Nikon Nikkor Z DX 16-50mm f/3.5-6.3 VR

100%

100%

100%

100%

3.Has a built-in focus motor
?

The focus motor moves the lens in order to autofocus. For system cameras, having a focus motor in the camera's body allows you to use a wide range of lenses, including lenses which do not have their own focus motor. For compact cameras, a focus motor is usually built-in.

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM
4.Has a flip-out screen
?

Flip-out screens can be useful for tricky shots.

For example

Fujifilm X-A7

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM
5.Is dustproof and water-resistant
?

The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM
6.Has a hot shoe
?

A hot shoe can be used to attach an external flash, as well as light meters, viewfinders, rangefinders and other attachments.

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM

Optics

1.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.

Best

Canon EOS R

5655

61

61

693

2.has AF tracking
?

With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM
3.sensor size
?

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.

Best

Polaroid Snap

81.2 x 25.4mm

36 x 24mm

35.9 x 23.9mm

35.6 x 23.8mm

4.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.

Best

Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR

1640000 ISO

51200 ISO

409600 ISO

204800 ISO

5.has built-in optical image stabilization
?

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM
6.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
?

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM

Videography

1.video recording (main camera)
?

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 6K

3456 x 50fps

1080 x 30fps

2160 x 60fps

2160 x 30fps

2.Has phase detection autofocus for videos
?

A phase detection autofocus system is faster than a contrast detection autofocus system. Even when recording scenes with a lot of fast movements, the videos are sharp and clear.

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM
3.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
?

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM
4.has a 24p cinema mode
?

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM
5.supports AVCHD format
?

AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM
6.Supports slow-motion video recording
Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM

Audio

1.has a stereo microphone
?

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM
2.has a microphone input
?

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM
3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM
4.has stereo speakers
?

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

For example

Sony Alpha 7R III + Sony FE 24-70mm f/4 ZA OSS Vario-Tessar T*

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM
5.Has a zoom microphone
?

Zoom microphones record high-quality audio and enable you to record sound from a distance. They can be useful for recording meetings, lectures, and presentations.

For example

Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM

Battery

1.Battery life (CIPA)
?

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.

Best

Nikon D3x

4400shots

1120shots

1210shots

650shots

2.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM
3.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM
4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM
5.has wireless charging
?

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM

Features

1.has an external memory slot
?

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM
2.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM
3.Has a remote control
?

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM
4.Has 802.11n Wi-Fi connection
?

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM
5.has an accelerometer
?

An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM
6.has a HDMI output
?

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM

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