Canon EOS 60DNikon D5300
Top 24%1,172 points
Top 24%
Top 45%851 points
Top 45%
Canon EOS 60D
Nikon D5300
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Top specs and features

Canon EOS 60D vs Nikon D5300: 58 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

25.31% more megapixels.

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
23.5 x 15.6mm

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.

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.

5. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.

6. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Canon EOS 60D
Nikon D5300
26% have it

7. image quality

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.

8. 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.

9. video recording

50.05% better video recording quality.
1080 x 60fps

10. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
600shots

11. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Canon EOS 60D
Nikon D5300
36% have it

12. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Canon EOS 60D
Nikon D5300
49% have it

13. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.

14. 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 60D
Nikon D5300
11% have it

15. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.

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 60D
Nikon D5300
25% have it

17. width

20mm narrower.
125mm

18. 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.
13.9Evs

19. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.

20. height

8mm shorter.

21. thickness

2.6mm thinner.

22. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
Canon EOS 60D
Nikon D5300
9% have it

23. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Canon EOS 60D
Nikon D5300
24% have it

24. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Canon EOS 60D
Nikon D5300
15% have it

25. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

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