Canon EOS 650DNikon D5300
Top 26%1,115 points
Top 26%
Top 45%838 points
Top 45%
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1.Megapixels
2.Sensor size
3.Maximum light sensitivity
4.Continuous shooting at high resolution
5.Video recording
6.Longer battery life
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Megapixels
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Top 84%
201 cameras
19.73MP - 28.56MP
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Canon EOS 650D vs Nikon D5300: 57 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

23.24% more megapixels.
18.50MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
24.10MP

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 38mm
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.
9
Sony Alpha a9: 693
39

4. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
722ISO
Sony Alpha 7S: 3702ISO
1338ISO

5. continuous shooting at high resolution

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

6. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Canon EOS 650D
26% have it

7. image quality

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
62
Sony Alpha 7R II: 98
83

8. 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

9. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
440shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
600shots

10. video recording

50% better video recording quality.
1080 x 30fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
1080 x 60fps

11. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Canon EOS 650D
Nikon D5300
35% have it

12. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Canon EOS 650D
Nikon D5300
49% have it

13. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
21.70bits
HP Photosmart R927: 42bits
24bits

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 650D
11% have it

15. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
0s
Canon EOS-1D C: 0s
0s

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 650D
25% have it

17. width

8.10mm narrower.
133.10mm
DxO One: 26.20mm
125mm

18. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Canon EOS 650D
25% have it

19. 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.
11.20Evs
Nikon D810A: 14.80Evs
13.90Evs

20. height

1.80mm shorter.
99.80mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
98mm

21. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
1040k dots
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 1230000k dots
1037k dots

22. thickness

2.80mm thinner.
78.80mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
76mm

23. 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 650D
Nikon D5300
13% have it

24. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.80"
3.20"

25. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Canon EOS 650D
22% have it

26. Faster photo autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting pictures

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper images.
Canon EOS 650D
Nikon D5300
30% have it

27. 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 650D
Nikon D5300
72% have it

28. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Canon EOS 650D
Nikon D5300
15% have it

29. 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 650D
Nikon D5300
45% have it

30. has touch autofocus

The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
Canon EOS 650D
19% have it

31. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Canon EOS 650D
Nikon D5300
87% have it

32. 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 650D
Nikon D5300
53% have it

33. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Canon EOS 650D
Nikon D5300
44% have it

34. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Canon EOS 650D
Nikon D5300
65% have it

35. 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.
95%
Sony Alpha a9: 100%
95%

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