Canon EOS 70DCanon EOS 7D
Top 23%1,159 points
Top 23%
Top 37%957 points
Top 37%
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1.Megapixels
2.Sensor size
3.Maximum light sensitivity
4.Continuous shooting at high resolution
5.Video recording
6.Longer battery life
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Canon EOS 70D vs Canon EOS 7D: 65 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

10% more megapixels.
20.90MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
19MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
22.5 x 15mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 38mm
22.3 x 14.9mm

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.
19
Sony Alpha a9: 693
19

4. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
926ISO
Sony Alpha 7S: 3702ISO
854ISO

5. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
7fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
8fps

6. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Canon EOS 70D
26% have it

7. weight

65g lighter.
755g
HTC Re: 65.50g
820g

8. image quality

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
68
Sony Alpha 7R II: 98
66

9. 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.
25600ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000ISO
12800ISO

10. video recording

0% better video recording quality.
1080 x 30fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
1080 x 30fps

11. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
920shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
800shots

12. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Canon EOS 70D
35% have it

13. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Canon EOS 70D
49% have it

14. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
22.50bits
HP Photosmart R927: 42bits
22bits

15. 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 70D
Canon EOS 7D
11% have it

16. fastest shutter speed

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

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 70D
Canon EOS 7D
25% have it

18. pixel density

6.37% higher pixel density.
501ppi
Sony A7 II: 544ppi
471ppi

19. width

9.20mm narrower.
139mm
DxO One: 26.20mm
148.20mm

20. height

6.70mm shorter.
104mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
110.70mm

21. 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.
11.60Evs
Nikon D810A: 14.80Evs
11.70Evs

22. 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
920k dots

23. volume

5.29% less body volume.
1142.02cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
1205.8cm³

24. thickness

5.50mm thinner.
79mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
73.50mm

25. battery power

0% more battery power.
1800mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh
1800mAh

26. resolution

13.18% higher 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
1175 x 783px

27. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Canon EOS 70D
24% have it

28. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Canon EOS 70D
Canon EOS 7D
22% have it

29. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.80"
3"

30. 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 70D
Canon EOS 7D
72% have it

31. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Canon EOS 70D
Canon EOS 7D
18% have it

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 70D
Canon EOS 7D
30% have it

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 70D
Canon EOS 7D
45% have it

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 70D
Canon EOS 7D
53% have it

35. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Canon EOS 70D
Canon EOS 7D
87% have it

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