Canon EOS 1Ds Mark IIICanon EOS 5D Mark II
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198 cameras
19.73MP - 28.56MP
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megapixels
focus points
maximum light sensitivity
longer battery life
continuous shooting at high resolution
10.1
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21.1
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Panono Camera
108MP
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Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III vs Canon EOS 5D Mark II: 25 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

52.13% more megapixels (photo).
10.1MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
21.1MP
284
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2. 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.
45
Sony Alpha a6500: 425
9
181
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3. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
5fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
3.9fps
167
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4. weight

345g lighter.
1155g
HTC Re: 65.5g
810g
140
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5. 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.
6400ISO
Nikon D5: 3280000ISO
25600ISO
126
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6. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
1800shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
850shots
114
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7. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
22.7bits
HP Photosmart R927: 42bits
23.7bits
85
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8. Faster video autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting movies

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper movies.
Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III
Canon EOS 5D Mark II
11% have it
84
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9. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III
Canon EOS 5D Mark II
48% have it
81
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10. pixel density

49.89% higher pixel density.
236ppi
Sony A7: 544ppi
471ppi
75
0

11. width

4mm narrower.
156mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
152mm
75
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12. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
230k dots
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 1230000k dots
920k dots
71
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13. height

42.6mm shorter.
156.6mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
114mm
70
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14. 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.
11.7Evs
Nikon D810A: 14.8Evs
11.9Evs
70
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15. thickness

4.9mm thinner.
79.9mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX55: 13mm
75mm
69
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16. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III
Canon EOS 5D Mark II
9% have it
67
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17. resolution

74.95% higher resolution.
588 x 392px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2K + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S: 1517 x 1920px
1175 x 783px
67
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18. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III
Canon EOS 5D Mark II
23% have it
67
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19. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III
Canon EOS 5D Mark II
17% have it
55
0

20. 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.
100%
Sony A7: 100%
98%
48
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21. has manual shutter speed

This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III
Canon EOS 5D Mark II
44% have it
46
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22. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Sony Alpha a6500: 2
2
43
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23. flash sync speed

Flash synchronization is defined as the firing of a photographic flash coinciding with the shutter admitting light to the image sensor. In general, faster flash sync speeds are better if the photographer needs to flash-fill subjects that are backlit and wants to avoid motion blur, or wants to increase depth of field by using a high aperture.
0.00333333s
Olympus Pen F: NaNs
0.005s
40
0

24. has a HDMI output

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III
Canon EOS 5D Mark II
61% have it
36
0

25. 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.
3
Canon EOS M5: 7
4
30
0
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