Canon EOS 70DNikon D7100
Top 22%1,211 points
Top 22%
Top 19%1,271 points
Top 19%
Canon EOS 70D
Nikon D7100
Top specs and features

Canon EOS 70D vs Nikon D7100: 66 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

15.42% 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 70D
Nikon D7100
26% have it

7. weight

80g lighter.

8. image quality

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

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.

10. longer battery life

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

11. video recording

50% better video recording quality.
1080 x 60fps

12. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Canon EOS 70D
Nikon D7100
36% 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
Nikon D7100
49% have it

14. color depth

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

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
Nikon D7100
11% have it

16. fastest shutter speed

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

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
Nikon D7100
25% have it

18. pixel density

0.2% higher pixel density.

19. width

3.5mm narrower.

20. higher resolution (screen)

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

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.

22. height

2.5mm shorter.

23. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
Canon EOS 70D
Nikon D7100
9% have it

24. volume

4.2% less body volume.

25. thickness

3mm thinner.

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