Canon EOS 5DS
Canon EOS 5DS
Top 44%1,390 points
Top 44%
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Canon EOS 5DS review: 55 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

50.6MP
Panono Camera: 108MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
36 x 24mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm

3. 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.
61
Sony Alpha a7 III: 693

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

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

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.
12800 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO

6. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
700shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots

7. 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.
1080 x 30fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps

8. weight

930g
HTC Re: 65.5g

9. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
1/10000s
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV: 1/32000s

10. Has phase detection autofocus for photos

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.
Canon EOS 5DS
31% have it

11. pixel density

480ppi
Panasonic Lumix DC-TS7: 2160ppi

12. 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 5DS
72% have it

13. resolution

1294 x 833px
Panasonic Lumix DC-TS7: 5184 x 3888px

14. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Canon EOS 5DS
25% have it

15. Has timelapse function

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.
Canon EOS 5DS
15% have it

16. 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 5DS
26% have it

17. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Canon EOS 5DS
20% have it

18. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
1040k dots
Fujifilm X-T1 + XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS: 1040000k dots

19. width

152mm
DxO One: 26.2mm

20. volume

1351.73cm³
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 0cm³

21. height

116.4mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm

22. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Canon EOS 5DS
45% have it

23. has a two-stage shutter

A two-stage shutter is good for taking photos like a pro; apply pressure to the button in order for the lens to focus, and then press it fully to capture the photograph.
Canon EOS 5DS
54% have it

24. thickness

76.4mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm

25. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Canon EOS 5DS
65% have it

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