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Canon EOS 5DS vs Nikon D5

Canon EOS 5DS vs Nikon D5

Canon EOS 5DS

42

Overall Score

Canon EOS 5DS

$2,376.61
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning and fully featured 50.6 megapixel camera
100
64 Reviews + 8 Awards
3
Poor
50
Good Features
Overall Score
42
Mediocre
SLR 50.6MP CMOS Yes Jul 2016
Camera Type Megapixels Sensor Type Waterproof Release Date
Nikon D5

42

Overall Score

Nikon D5

$1,067.48
$5,171.21
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning and fully featured 20.8 megapixel camera
100
304 Reviews + 8 Awards
2
Poor
50
Good Features
Overall Score
42
Mediocre
SLR 20.8MP CMOS Black Jan 2016
Camera Type Megapixels Sensor Type Colour Release Date

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Reviews & Awards

Awards
8 Awards
01net.com: 4 Star
dkamera.de: Recommended
DP Review: Silver
Ephotozine: Highly Recommended
PhotographyBlog.com: Highly Recommended
Pocket Lint: Editor's Choice
reviewed.com: Editor's Choice
vido.com.ua: Recommended
9 Awards
digifotopro.nl: Platinum
Digitaltrends.com: Recommended Product
dkamera.de: Highly Recommended
hardwarezone.com.sg: Winner
Les Numeriques.com: 5 Star
PC Mag: Editor's Choice
PhotographyBlog.com: Essential
photoreview.com.au: Editor's Choice
Pocket Lint: Editor's Choice
Average Expert Rating
Average User Rating

Specification

Picture Quality

Camera Type  SLR  SLR
Megapixels 50.6MP
BEST
20.8MP
Still Image Resolution  6016 x 4000  4320 x 2880  1920 x 1280  720 x 480  3648 x 2432  2784 x 1856  2736 x 1824  1824 x 1216
BEST
 6016 x 4000  4320 x 2880  1920 x 1280  720 x 480  3648 x 2432  2784 x 1856  2736 x 1824  1824 x 1216
Maximum Image Resolution  8688 x 5792
BEST
 8688 x 5792
Sensor Type  CMOS  CMOS
Image Formats Supported  RAW  JPG  RAW  JPG
Image Sensor Size (W X H)
Total Megapixels 53MP
BEST
21.33MP

Design

Colour  Black  Black

Lens System

Optical Zoom
Minimum Aperture Number
Lens Mount Interface  Canon EF  Canon EF

Focusing

Auto Focusing (AF) Modes  single  spot  servo  Single Auto Focus  Spot Auto Focus  Servo Auto Focus
BEST
 single  spot  servo  Single Auto Focus  Spot Auto Focus  Servo Auto Focus
Auto Focus (AF) Points 61 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus  TTL  TTL-CT-SIR  TTL-CT-SI  TTL  TTL-CT-SIR  TTL-CT-SI

Light Exposure

Light Exposure Modes  shutter priority  aperture priority  Auto  Manual  Shutter priority AE  Aperture priority AE  aperture priori  Shutter priori
BEST
 shutter priority  aperture priority  Auto  Manual  Shutter priority AE  Aperture priority AE  aperture priori  Shutter priori
ISO Sensitivity (max) 6,400
BEST
ISO Sensitivity (min) 100 Unknown - Click to provide data
Light Metering  Evaluative (Multi-pattern)  Spot  Partial  evaluative  Multi-pattern  Evaluative (Multi-pattern)  Spot  Partial  evaluative  Multi-pattern
Light Exposure Correction  ±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)  ±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)
BEST
Light Exposure Control  Program AE  Program  Program AE  Program

Shutter

Camera Shutter Speed 1s Unknown - Click to provide data
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed 30s Unknown - Click to provide data
Camera Shutter Type  Mechanical  Mechanical

Flash

Flash Modes  Auto  Auto
Flash Sync-Speed 1s 1s

Video

Maximum Video Resolution  3840 x 2160  3840 x 2160
BEST
Video Resolution  1920 x 1080  1080 x 720  640 x 480  3840 x 2160  1280 x 720  1920 x 1080  1080 x 720  640 x 480  3840 x 2160  1280 x 720
BEST
Motion JPEG Frame Rate 50fps Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Formats Supported  MOV  MPEG  MPEG4  H.264  MPEG-4
BEST
 MOV  MPEG  MPEG4  H.264  MPEG-4
Resolution At Capture Speed  1920x1080@30fps  1280×720@60fps  1920x1080@25fps  1280x720@50fps
BEST
 1920x1080@30fps  1280×720@60fps  1920x1080@25fps  1280x720@50fps
HD Type  Full HD  HD  4K Ultra HD  Full HD  HD  4K Ultra HD

Audio

Audio System  Stereo  Stereo

Memory

Compatible Memory Cards  SDXC  SDHC  SD  CF+  XQD
BEST
 SDXC  SDHC  SD  CF+  XQD
Memory Slots Unknown - Click to provide data 2

Display

Display Diagonal 3.2" 3.2"
Field of View 100% Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution 1,040,000 pixels Unknown - Click to provide data
Display  AMOLED  AMOLED
BEST

Viewfinder

Magnification 0.71x Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewfinder Type  Electronic  Optical  Electronic  Optical

Ports & Interfaces

USB Connector Type  Micro-USB B  USB  Micro-USB B  USB
HDMI Connector Type  Mini  Mini
USB Connector  Micro-USB  Micro-USB B  Micro-USB  Micro-USB B

Camera

White Balance  Twilight  Auto  Tungsten  Fluorescent  Cloudy  Daylight  Shade  Flash  Custom modes  custom m  cus  Manual  Incandescent  Direct sunlight  Twilight  Auto  Tungsten  Fluorescent  Cloudy  Daylight  Shade  Flash  Custom modes  custom m  cus  Manual  Incandescent  Direct sunlight
Photo Effects  Black&White  Neutral  Black&White  Neutral
Self-Timer Delay
Playback Zoom (max) 16x Unknown - Click to provide data
Camera File System  DPOF 1.1  RAW  DPOF
BEST
 DPOF 1.1  RAW  DPOF
Camera Playback  Movie  Single image  Slide show  Single  Movie  Single image  Slide show  Single
Start-Up Time 1ms Unknown - Click to provide data
Diopter Adjustment (D-D) Unknown - Click to provide data
Eye Relief 21mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Scene Modes  Landscape  Portrait  Landscape  Portrait
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  ITA  JPN  POL  POR  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  KOR  RUM  CHI (TR)  CHI (SIMPL)  EN  ES  F  DAN  DUT  ARA  GRE  CZE  UKR  THA  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  ITA  JPN  POL  POR  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  KOR  RUM  CHI (TR)  CHI (SIMPL)  EN  ES  F  DAN  DUT  ARA  GRE  CZE  UKR  THA

Weight & Dimensions

Weight 845g 1.2kg
BEST
Height 116.4mm 158.5mm
Depth 76.4mm 92mm
Width 152mm 160mm
Weight (including Battery) 930g 1.4kg
BEST

Battery

Power Source Type  Battery  Battery
Battery Technology  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Type Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Life 700 shots
BEST

Operational Conditions

Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T)

Packaging Content

Bundled Software Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

Camera Shutter Speed

Technical Details

Image Processor  DIGIC 6  DIGIC 6
Silent Shooting
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