55points

Canon EOS-1D X

39points

Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III

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Canon EOS-1D X
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47 facts in comparison

Canon EOS-1D X vs Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III
55
points
Canon EOS-1D X
39
points
Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III

Why is Canon EOS-1D X better than Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III?

  • 16 more focus points
    ?

    61vs45
  • 8x higher maximum light sensitivity
    ?

    51200 ISOvs6400 ISO
  • 2.8x faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format
    ?

    14fpsvs5fps
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?
  • Has AF tracking
    ?
  • Has phase detection autofocus for videos
    ?
  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
    ?
  • 4.52x higher resolution
    1250 x 833pxvs588 x 392px

Why is Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III better than Canon EOS-1D X?

  • 11.05% more megapixels (main camera)
    20.1MPvs18.1MP
  • 680shots longer battery life
    ?

    1800shotsvs1120shots
  • 185g lighter
    1.16kgvs1340g
  • 16.67% faster flash X-sync
    ?

    1/300svs0.004s
  • 2mm narrower
    156mmvs158mm
  • 2.8mm thinner
    79.9mmvs82.7mm
  • 7mm shorter
    156.6mmvs163.6mm

Price comparison

Design

1.resolution
?

Best

Fujifilm GFX100

1774 x 1330px

1250 x 833px

588 x 392px

2.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 1Ds Mark III
3. 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%

4.pixel density
?

Best

Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S

1437.5ppi

469ppi

236ppi

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 1Ds Mark III
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 1Ds Mark III

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

45

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 1Ds Mark III
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

24 x 36mm

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

6400 ISO

5.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 1Ds Mark III
6.continuous shooting at high resolution
?

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.

Best

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VII

90fps

14fps

5fps

Videography

1.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 1Ds Mark III
2.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
?

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III

Audio

1.has a microphone input
?

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

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III

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

1800shots

2.has a removable battery
?

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

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III
3.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III
4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III

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 1Ds Mark III
2.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 1Ds Mark III
3.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 1Ds Mark III
4.Has dual card slots
?

It has two memory card slots, allowing you to store more photos without switching cards. This is particularly useful on long shoots when you need more space.

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III
5.has GPS
?

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.

Canon EOS-1D X
Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III

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