Nikon D5200Canon EOS 100D
Top 27%1,937 points
Top 27%
Top 28%1,906 points
Top 28%
Nikon D5200
Canon EOS 100D
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Top specs and features

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

1. megapixels

33.57% more megapixels.
24.71MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
18.5MP

2. sensor size

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

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.
39
Sony Alpha a9: 693
9

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
5fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
4fps

5. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
1284ISO
Sony Alpha 7S: 3702ISO
843ISO

6. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Nikon D5200
Canon EOS 100D
27% have it

7. weight

148g lighter.
555g
HTC Re: 65.5g
407g

8. image quality

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
84
Sony Alpha 7R II: 98
63

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.
500shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
380shots

11. video recording

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

12. has a stereo microphone

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

13. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
24.2bits
HP Photosmart R927: 42bits
21.8bits

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.
Nikon D5200
Canon EOS 100D
11% have it

15. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
0.00025s
Canon EOS-1D C: 0.00000125s
0.00025s

16. width

12.2mm narrower.
129mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
116.8mm

17. pixel density

5.99% higher pixel density.
471ppi
Sony A7 II: 544ppi
501ppi

18. 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.
Nikon D5200
Canon EOS 100D
25% have it

19. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
921k dots
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 1230000k dots
1040k dots

20. 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.
13.9Evs
Nikon D810A: 14.8Evs
11.3Evs

21. has a built-in HDR mode

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

22. height

7.3mm shorter.
98mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
90.7mm

23. volume

34.12% less body volume.
986.08cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: cm³
735.21cm³

24. thickness

8.6mm thinner.
78mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
69.4mm

25. resolution

11.45% higher resolution.
1176 x 784px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2K + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S: 1517 x 1011px
1250 x 833px

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