72points

Canon EOS 90D

74points

Nikon D500

Canon EOS 90D
Nikon D500
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Canon EOS 90D vs Nikon D500

Canon EOS 90D
Nikon D500
72
points
Canon EOS 90D
74
points
Nikon D500

Why is Canon EOS 90D better than Nikon D500?

  • 1.56x more megapixels (main camera)
    32.5MPvs20.9MP
  • 159g lighter
    701gvs860g
  • Has phase detection autofocus for videos
    ?
  • Has a built-in HDR mode
    ?
  • Has a flash
    ?
  • Has an electronic viewfinder (EVF)
    ?
  • Supports a remote smartphone
    ?
  • 17.3% less body volume
    1132.44cm³vs1369.305cm³

Why is Nikon D500 better than Canon EOS 90D?

  • 11.79% larger sensor
    ?

    23.5 x 15.7mmvs22.3 x 14.8mm
  • 108 more focus points
    ?

    153vs45
  • 27.27% faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format
    ?

    14fpsvs11fps
  • Has a built-in focus motor
    ?
  • 1319k dots higher resolution (screen)
    ?

    2359k dotsvs1040k dots
  • Has a BSI sensor
    ?
  • Can create panoramas in-camera
    ?
  • 6.67% bigger screen size
    ?

    3.2"vs3"

Price comparison

Canon EOS 90D

ProductStorePrice
Canon EOS 90D AmazonCanon EOS 90D DSLR Camera Body with Altu...Canon EOS 90D DSLR Camera Body with Altura Photo Advanced Accessory and Travel Bundle
Amazon logo
$1,149.00
Canon EOS 90D AmazonCanon EOS 90D DSLR Camera with Canon 18-...Canon EOS 90D DSLR Camera with Canon 18-55mm STM Lens + Canon 55-250mm STM & 420-800mm Telephoto Preset Zoom Lens + Travel & Video Bundle (TTL Flash, Commander Microphone and More)
Amazon logo
$1,599.00
Canon EOS 90D AmazonCanon EOS 90D DSLR Camera and Canon EF-S...Canon EOS 90D DSLR Camera and Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 is STM + EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 is STM Lens with Altura Photo Complete Accessory and Travel Bundle
Amazon logo
$1,348.00
Canon EOS 90D AmazonCanon EOS 90D DSLR Camera and 18-135mm L...Canon EOS 90D DSLR Camera and 18-135mm Lens with Altura Photo Complete Accessory and Travel Bundle
Amazon logo
$1,449.00
Canon EOS 90D AmazonCanon EOS 90D 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 is STM K...Canon EOS 90D 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 is STM Kit + 128GB SD Card + Case (17pc Bundle)
Amazon logo
$1,199.00
Canon EOS 90D AmazonCanon EOS 90D with 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 is...Canon EOS 90D with 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 is USM Lens + 128GB Memory + Canon Deluxe Camera Bag + Pro Battery Bundle + Microphone + TTL Speed Light + Pro Filters,(22pc Bundle)
Amazon logo
$1,549.00
Canon EOS 90D AmazonCanon EOS 80D DSLR Camera w/ 18-55mm Len...Canon EOS 80D DSLR Camera w/ 18-55mm Lens Bundle + Canon 75-300mm III Lens, Canon 50mm f/1.8 & 500mm Preset Lens + Battery Grip + Canon Case + 96GB Memory + Speedlight Flash + Professional Bundle
Amazon logo
$1,349.00
Canon EOS 90D AmazonCanon EOS 90D Digital SLR Camera Bundle ...Canon EOS 90D Digital SLR Camera Bundle (Body Only) with Professional Accessory Bundle (14 Items)
Amazon logo
$1,179.00
Canon EOS 90D AmazonCanon EOS 90D DSLR Camera w/Canon EF-S 1...Canon EOS 90D DSLR Camera w/Canon EF-S 18-55mm Lens + Canon EF-S 55-250mm Lens, Xpix 58mm 2.2X Telephoto & .43x Wide-Angle Lens, Bag, Strap, 64GB Memory Card, Xpix Cleaning Kit & Platinum Accessories
Amazon logo
$1,398.00
Canon EOS 90D AmazonCanon EOS 90D DSLR Camera w/ 18-55mm Len...Canon EOS 90D DSLR Camera w/ 18-55mm Lens Bundle + Canon 75-300mm III Lens, Canon 50mm f/1.8 & 500mm Preset Lens + Canon Case + 96GB Memory + Battery Grip + Speedlight Flash + Professional Bundle
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$1,679.99

Nikon D500

Buy used:

$919.95

ProductStorePrice
Nikon D500 AmazonNikon D500 DX-Format Digital SLR (Body O...Nikon D500 DX-Format Digital SLR (Body Only), Base
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$1,496.95

Design

1.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes. Show more

Canon EOS 90D
Nikon D500
2. more viewfinder coverage
?

With 100% coverage you can compose the image correctly when you capture the photo. With less than full coverage you may have to crop your photos afterwards to get them looking perfect.

Best

Nikon Coolpix P950

100%

100%

100%

3.Has a flip-out screen
?

Flip-out screens can be useful for tricky shots.

Canon EOS 90D
Nikon D500
4.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 90D
Nikon D500
5.Has a hot shoe
?

A hot shoe can be used to attach an external flash, as well as light meters, viewfinders, rangefinders and other attachments.

Canon EOS 90D
Nikon D500
6.has an optical viewfinder
?

An optical viewfinder (or OVF) allows the photographer to compose a shot while seeing exactly what the lens will capture. OVFs have no time lag and require no power - as opposed to electronic viewfinders, which can drain battery life. OVFs are also better in low light situations.

Canon EOS 90D
Nikon D500

Optics

1.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

45

153

2.sensor size
?

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

Best

Polaroid Snap

81.2 x 25.4mm

22.3 x 14.8mm

23.5 x 15.7mm

3.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 90D
Nikon D500
4.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
?

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

Canon EOS 90D
Nikon D500
5.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. Show more

Best

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

1640000 ISO

51200 ISO

51200 ISO

6.has built-in optical image stabilization
?

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image. Show more

For example

Nikon Coolpix P950

Canon EOS 90D
Nikon D500

Videography

1.video recording (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. Show more

Best

Canon EOS-1D X Mark III

2904 x 60fps

2160 x 30fps

2160 x 30fps

2.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
?

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp. Show more

Canon EOS 90D
Nikon D500
3.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 90D
Nikon D500
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. Show more

Canon EOS 90D
Nikon D500
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 90D
Nikon D500
6.Supports slow-motion video recording
?

For example

Nikon Coolpix P950

Canon EOS 90D
Nikon D500

Audio

1.has a stereo microphone
?

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.

Canon EOS 90D
Nikon D500
2.has a microphone input
?

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

Canon EOS 90D
Nikon D500
3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones. Show more

Canon EOS 90D
Nikon D500
4.has stereo speakers
?

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience. Show more

For example

Sony Alpha 7R III + Sony FE 24-70mm f/4 ZA OSS Vario-Tessar T*

Canon EOS 90D
Nikon D500
5.Has a zoom microphone
?

Zoom microphones record high-quality audio and enable you to record sound from a distance. They can be useful for recording meetings, lectures, and presentations. Show more

For example

Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II

Canon EOS 90D
Nikon D500

Battery

1.has a removable battery
?

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

Canon EOS 90D
Nikon D500
2.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Canon EOS 90D
Nikon D500
3.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Canon EOS 90D
Nikon D500
4.has wireless charging
?

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base. Show more

For example

Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM

Canon EOS 90D
Nikon D500

Features

1.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. Show more

Canon EOS 90D
Nikon D500
2.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Canon EOS 90D
Nikon D500
3.Has a remote control
?

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

Canon EOS 90D
Nikon D500
4.Has 802.11n Wi-Fi connection
?

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.

Canon EOS 90D
Nikon D500
5.supports a remote smartphone
?

This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.

Canon EOS 90D
Nikon D500
6.has an accelerometer
?

An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.

Canon EOS 90D
Nikon D500

Price comparison

Canon EOS 90D

ProductStorePrice
Canon EOS 90D AmazonCanon EOS 90D DSLR Camera Body with Altu...Canon EOS 90D DSLR Camera Body with Altura Photo Advanced Accessory and Travel Bundle
Amazon logo
$1,149.00
Canon EOS 90D AmazonCanon EOS 90D DSLR Camera with Canon 18-...Canon EOS 90D DSLR Camera with Canon 18-55mm STM Lens + Canon 55-250mm STM & 420-800mm Telephoto Preset Zoom Lens + Travel & Video Bundle (TTL Flash, Commander Microphone and More)
Amazon logo
$1,599.00
Canon EOS 90D AmazonCanon EOS 90D DSLR Camera and Canon EF-S...Canon EOS 90D DSLR Camera and Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 is STM + EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 is STM Lens with Altura Photo Complete Accessory and Travel Bundle
Amazon logo
$1,348.00
Canon EOS 90D AmazonCanon EOS 90D DSLR Camera and 18-135mm L...Canon EOS 90D DSLR Camera and 18-135mm Lens with Altura Photo Complete Accessory and Travel Bundle
Amazon logo
$1,449.00
Canon EOS 90D AmazonCanon EOS 90D 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 is STM K...Canon EOS 90D 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 is STM Kit + 128GB SD Card + Case (17pc Bundle)
Amazon logo
$1,199.00
Canon EOS 90D AmazonCanon EOS 90D with 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 is...Canon EOS 90D with 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 is USM Lens + 128GB Memory + Canon Deluxe Camera Bag + Pro Battery Bundle + Microphone + TTL Speed Light + Pro Filters,(22pc Bundle)
Amazon logo
$1,549.00
Canon EOS 90D AmazonCanon EOS 80D DSLR Camera w/ 18-55mm Len...Canon EOS 80D DSLR Camera w/ 18-55mm Lens Bundle + Canon 75-300mm III Lens, Canon 50mm f/1.8 & 500mm Preset Lens + Battery Grip + Canon Case + 96GB Memory + Speedlight Flash + Professional Bundle
Amazon logo
$1,349.00
Canon EOS 90D AmazonCanon EOS 90D Digital SLR Camera Bundle ...Canon EOS 90D Digital SLR Camera Bundle (Body Only) with Professional Accessory Bundle (14 Items)
Amazon logo
$1,179.00
Canon EOS 90D AmazonCanon EOS 90D DSLR Camera w/Canon EF-S 1...Canon EOS 90D DSLR Camera w/Canon EF-S 18-55mm Lens + Canon EF-S 55-250mm Lens, Xpix 58mm 2.2X Telephoto & .43x Wide-Angle Lens, Bag, Strap, 64GB Memory Card, Xpix Cleaning Kit & Platinum Accessories
Amazon logo
$1,398.00
Canon EOS 90D AmazonCanon EOS 90D DSLR Camera w/ 18-55mm Len...Canon EOS 90D DSLR Camera w/ 18-55mm Lens Bundle + Canon 75-300mm III Lens, Canon 50mm f/1.8 & 500mm Preset Lens + Canon Case + 96GB Memory + Battery Grip + Speedlight Flash + Professional Bundle
Amazon logo
$1,679.99

Nikon D500

Buy used:

$919.95

ProductStorePrice
Nikon D500 AmazonNikon D500 DX-Format Digital SLR (Body O...Nikon D500 DX-Format Digital SLR (Body Only), Base
Amazon logo
$1,496.95

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