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Canon EOS Rebel T6
Nikon D3400
Top 42%1,437 points
Top 42%
Top 55%1,130 points
Top 55%
Canon EOS Rebel T6
Nikon D3400
Top specs and features

Canon EOS Rebel T6 vs Nikon D3400: 51 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

34.44% more megapixels (main camera).
18MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
24.2MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
22.3 x 14.9mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm
23.5 x 15.6mm

3. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
3fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
5fps

4. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Canon EOS Rebel T6
Nikon D3400
27% have it

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

6. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
500shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
1200shots

7. 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.
1080 x 30fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
1080 x 60fps

8. weight

90g lighter.
485g
HTC Re: 65.5g
395g

9. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Canon EOS Rebel T6
Nikon D3400
38% have it

10. Has phase detection autofocus for photos

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.
Canon EOS Rebel T6
Nikon D3400
31% have it

11. 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.
Canon EOS Rebel T6
Nikon D3400
46% have it

12. 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 Rebel T6
Nikon D3400
72% have it

13. 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 Rebel T6
Nikon D3400
15% have it

14. 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 Rebel T6
Nikon D3400
26% have it

15. width

5mm narrower.
129mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
124mm

16. volume

9.12% less body volume.
1016.26cm³
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 0cm³
923.55cm³

17. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
920k dots
Fujifilm X-T1 + XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS: 1040000k dots
921k dots

18. height

3mm shorter.
101mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
98mm

19. 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 Rebel T6
Nikon D3400
54% have it

20. has manual shutter speed

This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
Canon EOS Rebel T6
Nikon D3400
47% have it

21. thickness

2mm thinner.
78mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
76mm

22. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Canon EOS Rebel T6
Nikon D3400
65% have it

23. 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 Rebel T6
Nikon D3400
45% have it

24. has an optical viewfinder

An optical viewfinder (or OVF) allows the photographer to compose a shot while seeing exactly what the lens sees. There is no time lag and they require no power - as opposed to electronic viewfinders which can drain battery life. They are also better in low light situations.
Canon EOS Rebel T6
Nikon D3400
29% have it

25. shoots raw

A raw image file contains minimally processed data from the image sensor. Raw files are so named because they are not yet processed and therefore are not ready to be printed or edited with a bitmap graphics editor.
Canon EOS Rebel T6
Nikon D3400
57% have it

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