Canon EOS 70DNikon D7100
Top 25%1,977 points
Top 25%
Top 19%2,147 points
Top 19%
Canon EOS 70D
Nikon D7100
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Top specs and features

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

1. megapixels

18.23% more megapixels.
20.9MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
24.71MP

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 25.4mm
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.
19
Sony Alpha a9: 693
51

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
7fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
6fps

5. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
926ISO
Sony Alpha 7S: 3702ISO
1256ISO

6. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Canon EOS 70D
Nikon D7100
27% have it

7. weight

80g lighter.
755g
HTC Re: 65.5g
675g

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
83

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
25600ISO

10. 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
950shots

11. video recording

2x better video recording quality.
1080 x 30fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
1080 x 60fps

12. Has WiFi

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

13. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
22.5bits
HP Photosmart R927: 42bits
24.2bits

14. 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

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. pixel density

0.2% higher pixel density.
501ppi
Sony A7 II: 544ppi
500ppi

18. width

3.5mm narrower.
139mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
135.5mm

19. 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
1228k dots

20. 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

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.
11.6Evs
Nikon D810A: 14.8Evs
13.7Evs

22. height

2.5mm shorter.
104mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
106.5mm

23. Is dustproof and water resistant

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

24. volume

4.03% less body volume.
1142.02cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
1096.74cm³

25. resolution

18.01% 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 1011px
1280 x 960px

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