Canon EOS 6D
Top 18%1,248 points
Top 18%
Megapixels
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211 cameras
19.73MP - 28.56MP
NaN% of all camerasYes
No
megapixels
sensor size
maximum light sensitivity
continuous shooting at high resolution
video recording
longer battery life

Canon EOS 6D: 62 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

20.2MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
294
0

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 38mm
247
0

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.
11
Sony Alpha a6500: 425
190
0

4. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
2340ISO
Sony Alpha 7S: 3702ISO
178
0

5. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
4.5fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
175
0

6. weight

770g
HTC Re: 65.5g
142
0

7. image quality

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
82
Sony Alpha 7R II: 98
132
0

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.
102400ISO
Pentax KP: 819200ISO
127
0

9. video recording

1080 x 30fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
115
0

10. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
1090shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
114
0

11. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Canon EOS 6D
34% have it
100
0

12. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
23.8bits
HP Photosmart R927: 42bits
87
0

13. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Canon EOS 6D
48% have it
85
1

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 6D
11% have it
84
0

15. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
0.00025s
Canon EOS-1D C: 0.00000125s
81
0

16. pixel density

501ppi
Hasselblad Stellar: 544ppi
77
0

17. 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 6D
25% have it
76
0

18. width

145mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
76
0

19. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Canon EOS 6D
26% have it
73
0

20. 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.
12.1Evs
Nikon D810A: 14.8Evs
72
0

21. volume

1142.74cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
71
0

22. height

111mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
71
0

23. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
1040k dots
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 1230000k dots
71
0

24. thickness

71.2mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
70
0

25. battery power

1800mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX: 4360mAh
69
0

26. resolution

1250 x 833px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2K + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S: 1517 x 1920px
69
0

27. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Canon EOS 6D
23% have it
67
0

28. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.8"
58
0

29. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Canon EOS 6D
14% have it
58
0

30. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Canon EOS 6D
18% have it
57
0

31. 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 6D
73% have it
56
0

32. Faster photo autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting pictures

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper images.
Canon EOS 6D
30% have it
56
0

33. Is a system camera

A system camera has lots of changeable parts such as lenses, flashes and other accessories. They offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.
Canon EOS 6D
43% have it
54
0

34. 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 6D
52% have it
52
0

35. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Canon EOS 6D
44% have it
50
0

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