62points

Canon EOS 70D

68points

Nikon D7100

Canon EOS 70D
Comparison winner
Nikon D7100
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64 facts in comparison

Canon EOS 70D vs Nikon D7100

Canon EOS 70D
Nikon D7100
Canon EOS 70D
Nikon D7100
62
points
Canon EOS 70D
68
points
Nikon D7100

Why is Canon EOS 70D better than Nikon D7100?

  • Has a flip-out screen
    ?
  • 16.67% faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format
    ?

    7fpsvs6fps
  • Has WiFi
    ?
  • 0.2% higher pixel density
    501ppivs500ppi
  • Has a touch screen
    ?
  • Has touch autofocus
    ?
  • 2.5mm shorter
    104mmvs106.5mm

Why is Nikon D7100 better than Canon EOS 70D?

  • 8.62% larger sensor
    ?

    23.5 x 15.6mmvs22.5 x 15mm
  • 18.23% more megapixels (main camera)
    24.71MPvs20.9MP
  • 32 more focus points
    ?

    51vs19
  • 30shots longer battery life
    ?

    950shotsvs920shots
  • 35.64% lower noise at high ISO
    ?

    1256 ISOvs926 ISO
  • 2x better video recording quality (main camera)
    ?

    1080 x 60fpsvs1080 x 30fps
  • 15 better image quality
    ?

    83vs68
  • 80g lighter
    675gvs755g

Design

1. higher resolution
?

Best

Panasonic Lumix DC-TS7

5184 x 3888px

1250 x 833px

1280 x 960px

2. higher pixel density
?

Best

Panasonic Lumix DC-TS7

2160ppi

501ppi

500ppi

3.Weather sealed
?

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

Canon EOS 70D
Nikon D7100
4.Has a flip-out screen
?

Flip-out screens can be useful for tricky shots.

Canon EOS 70D
Nikon D7100
5.Has a built-in focus motor
?

The focus motor moves the lens in order to autofocus. For system cameras, having a focus motor in the camera's body allows you to use a wide range of lenses, including lenses which do not have their own focus motor. For compact cameras, a focus motor is usually built-in.

Canon EOS 70D
Nikon D7100
6.Is dustproof and water resistant
?

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

For example

Nikon Coolpix W150

Canon EOS 70D
Nikon D7100

Optics

1.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
Nikon D7100
2. more 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.

Best

Canon EOS R

5655

19

51

3. larger sensor
?

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.

Best

Polaroid Snap

81.2 x 25.4mm

22.5 x 15mm

23.5 x 15.6mm

4. higher 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.

Best

Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR

1640000 ISO

25600 ISO

25600 ISO

5.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
?

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

Canon EOS 70D
Nikon D7100
6. more megapixels (main camera)
?

Best

Panono Camera

108MP

20.9MP

24.71MP

Videography

1. better video recording quality (main camera)
?

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

Leica Q2

1080 x 120fps

1080 x 30fps

1080 x 60fps

2.Has phase detection autofocus for videos
?

A phase detection autofocus system is faster than a contrast detection autofocus system. Even when recording scenes with a lot of fast movements, the videos are sharp and clear.

Canon EOS 70D
Nikon D7100
3.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
?

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

Canon EOS 70D
Nikon D7100
4.Has timelapse function
?

A timelapse shows a long passage of time sped up. A series of photographs taken from the same position over a long period is joined together to create a short video. It is great way to capture things like the setting sun, or clouds moving across the sky.

Canon EOS 70D
Nikon D7100
5.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

Audio

1.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
2.has a microphone input
?

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.

Canon EOS 70D
Nikon D7100
3. more microphone(s)
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Fujifilm X-T30 + Fujifilm XF 18-55mm f/2.8-4 R LM OIS

2

1

1

Battery

1. longer battery life
?

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

Best

Nikon D3x

4400shots

920shots

950shots

2. more battery power
?

Best

Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6

4360mAh

1800mAh

1900mAh

3.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Canon EOS 70D
Nikon D7100
4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Canon EOS 70D
Nikon D7100
5.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Canon EOS 70D
Nikon D7100

Features

1. better image quality
?

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

Best

Nikon D850 + Nikon AF-S Nikkor 24-120mm f/4G ED VR

100

68

83

2. lower noise at high ISO
?

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

Best

Sony Alpha a7 III + Sony FE 28-70mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS

3730 ISO

926 ISO

1256 ISO

3. better color depth
?

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

Best

HP Photosmart R927

42bits

22.5bits

24.2bits

4. wider 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.

Best

Nikon D850 + Nikon AF-S Nikkor 24-120mm f/4G ED VR

14.8Evs

11.6Evs

13.7Evs

5.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

Canon EOS 70D
Nikon D7100
6.has an external memory slot
?

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

Canon EOS 70D
Nikon D7100

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