Canon EOS 70D + Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STMNikon D5300
Top 21%1,202 points
Top 21%
Top 45%842 points
Top 45%
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Megapixels
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Top 90%
194 cameras
19.73MP - 28.56MP
NaN% of all camerasYes
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megapixels
sensor size
maximum light sensitivity
continuous shooting at high resolution
video recording
longer battery life

Canon EOS 70D + Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM vs Nikon D5300: 63 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

13.28% more megapixels.
20.90MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
24.10MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
22.5 x 15mm
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.
19
Sony Alpha a6500: 425
39

4. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
926ISO
Sony Alpha 7S: 3702ISO
1338ISO

5. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
7fps
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 70D + Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM
26% have it

7. image quality

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
68
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
Pentax KP: 819200ISO
25600ISO

9. video recording

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

10. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
920shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
600shots

11. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Canon EOS 70D + Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM
Nikon D5300
35% have it

12. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
22.50bits
HP Photosmart R927: 42bits
24bits

13. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Canon EOS 70D + Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM
Nikon D5300
48% have it

14. fastest shutter speed

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

15. 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 70D + Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM
25% have it

16. width

14mm narrower.
139mm
DxO One: 26.20mm
125mm

17. 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.
11.60Evs
Nikon D810A: 14.80Evs
13.90Evs

18. height

6mm shorter.
104mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
98mm

19. 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

20. thickness

3mm thinner.
79mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
76mm

21. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Canon EOS 70D + Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM
23% have it

22. 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 70D + Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM(Canon EF-S 18-55mm F/3.5-5.6 IS STM)
45% have it

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 70D + Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM
Nikon D5300
13% have it

24. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Canon EOS 70D + Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM
22% have it

25. screen size

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

26. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Canon EOS 70D + Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM
Nikon D5300
15% have it

27. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Canon EOS 70D + Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM
18% have it

28. 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 70D + Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM
Nikon D5300
30% have it

29. 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 70D + Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM
Nikon D5300
72% have it

30. 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 70D + Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM
Nikon D5300
44% have it

31. 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 70D + Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM
Nikon D5300
53% have it

32. has touch autofocus

The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
Canon EOS 70D + Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM
19% have it

33. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Canon EOS 70D + Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM
Nikon D5300
87% have it

34. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Canon EOS 70D + Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM
Nikon D5300
44% 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.
98%
Canon EOS M6: 100%
95%

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