Canon EOS 100DNikon D5200
Top 31%1,062 points
Top 31%
Top 18%1,261 points
Top 18%
Canon EOS 100D
Nikon D5200
Top specs and features

Canon EOS 100D vs Nikon D5200: 65 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

25.13% 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 100D
Nikon D5200
26% have it

7. weight

148g 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. video recording

50% better video recording quality.
1080 x 60fps

11. longer battery life

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

12. color depth

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

13. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Canon EOS 100D
Nikon D5200
49% have it

14. 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 100D
Nikon D5200
11% have it

15. fastest shutter speed

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

16. 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 100D
Nikon D5200
25% have it

17. pixel density

6.37% higher pixel density.

18. width

12.2mm narrower.

19. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Canon EOS 100D
Nikon D5200
26% have it

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

7.3mm shorter.

23. volume

25.44% less body volume.

24. thickness

8.6mm thinner.

25. resolution

12.94% higher resolution.

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