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Canon EOS 7D vs Samsung NX30

Canon EOS 7D vs Samsung NX30

Canon EOS 7D

43

Overall Score

Canon EOS 7D

$1,359.55
Our Verdict:
A very popular and multi award winning 19 megapixel camera
100
971 Reviews + 9 Awards
5
Poor
50
Good Features
Overall Score
43
Mediocre
SLR 19MP CMOS Yes Sep 2009
Camera Type Megapixels Sensor Type Waterproof Release Date
Samsung NX30

57

Overall Score

Samsung NX30

$489.00
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning and good value for money 20.3 megapixel camera
100
90 Reviews + 16 Awards
58
Average
50
Good Features
Overall Score
57
Average
Bridge 20.3MP Yes CMOS Jul 2015
Camera Type Megapixels Image Stabilizer Sensor Type Release Date

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Reviews & Awards

Awards
9 Awards
Camera Labs: Highly Recommended
computerbild.de: Test Winner
maclife.com: Awesome Award
parentesis.com: Editor's Choice
PhotographyBlog.com: Highly Recommended
photozone.de: Recommended
Pocket Lint: Hot Product
stuff.tv: Hot Buy
tipa.com: Technical Image Press Association Award
16 Awards
01net.com: 4 Star
alphr.com: Recommended
altomdata.dk: Recommended
Digitaltrends.com: Editor's Choice
Ephotozine: Highly Recommended
gagadget.com: Recommended
M3.idg.se: Recommended
PhotographyBlog.com: Highly Recommended
Pocket Lint: Recommended
reviewed.com: Editor's Choice
smartson.se: Recommended
Techradar: Recommended
tomsguide.com: Editor's Choice
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
vido.com.ua: Recommended
What Digital Camera: Gold
Average Expert Rating
Average User Rating

Specification

Picture Quality

Camera Type  SLR
BEST
 SLR
Megapixels 19MP 20.3MP
BEST
Still Image Resolution  5184 x 3456  3888 x 2592  3456 x 2304  2592 x 1728  5472 x 3648  5472 x 3080  3648 x 3648  3712 x 2088  2640 x 2640  2976 x 1984  2736 x 1824  2944 x 1656  2000 x 2000  1920 x 1080  1728 x 1152  1024 x 1024  5184 x 3456  3888 x 2592  3456 x 2304  2592 x 1728  5472 x 3648  5472 x 3080  3648 x 3648  3712 x 2088  2640 x 2640  2976 x 1984  2736 x 1824  2944 x 1656  2000 x 2000  1920 x 1080  1728 x 1152  1024 x 1024
BEST
Maximum Image Resolution  5472 x 3648  5472 x 3648
BEST
Sensor Type  CMOS  CMOS
Image Formats Supported  RAW  JPG  EXIF  JPEG XR  JPEG  JPEG / RAW  RAW+JPEG  MPO  RAW  JPG  EXIF  JPEG XR  JPEG  JPEG / RAW  RAW+JPEG  MPO
Image Sensor Size (W X H)
Total Megapixels 19MP 21.6MP
BEST
Image Stabilizer Location  Lens  Lens
Sensor Format  Advanced Photo System type-C (APS-C)  Advanced Photo System type-C (APS-C)

Design

Material  Magnesium  Metal  Plastic  Metal/Plastic  Magnesium  Metal  Plastic  Metal/Plastic
Colour  Black  Black

Lens System

Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom Unknown - Click to provide data 2x
Minimum Aperture Number 3.5 3.5
Maximum Aperture Number 45
BEST
6.3
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 216mm 308mm
BEST
Aspherical Lens Unknown - Click to provide data 3
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Lens Structure (elements/groups) Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Mount Interface  Canon EF  Canon EF-S  Samsung NX  Canon EF  Canon EF-S  Samsung NX
Diaphragm Blade 8
BEST
2
Filter Size 58mm 58mm

Focusing

Closest Focusing Distance 0.35m Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes  single  continuous  spot  selective  monitoring  multi point  flexible spot  centre weighted  servo  tracking  Single Auto Focus  Continuous Auto Focus  Spot Auto Focus  Selective Auto Focus  Monitoring Auto Focus  Multi Point Auto Focus  Flexible Spot Auto Focus  Centre weighted Auto Focus  Face tracking  Face detection  Servo Auto Focus  single  continuous  spot  selective  monitoring  multi point  flexible spot  centre weighted  servo  tracking  Single Auto Focus  Continuous Auto Focus  Spot Auto Focus  Selective Auto Focus  Monitoring Auto Focus  Multi Point Auto Focus  Flexible Spot Auto Focus  Centre weighted Auto Focus  Face tracking  Face detection  Servo Auto Focus
Normal Focusing Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Focus (AF) Points 19 247
BEST
Auto Focus (AF) Points Selection  Auto  Manual  Auto  Manual
Focus Adjustment  Auto  Manual  Auto/Manual  Auto  Manual  Auto/Manual
Focus  TTL  TTL-CT-SIR  TTL-CT-SI  TTL  TTL-CT-SIR  TTL-CT-SI

Light Exposure

ISO Sensitivity  Auto  80/100/200/400/800/1600  Auto  80/100/200/400/800/1600
Light Exposure Modes  shutter priority  aperture priority  Auto  Manual  Shutter priority AE  Aperture priority AE  aperture priori  Shutter priori  shutter priority  aperture priority  Auto  Manual  Shutter priority AE  Aperture priority AE  aperture priori  Shutter priori
Maximum ISO Sensitivity 12,800 25,600
BEST
Minimum ISO Sensitivity 100 100
Light Metering  Evaluative (Multi-pattern)  Centre-weighted  Spot  evaluative  Multi-pattern  Matrix  Evaluative (Multi-pattern)  Centre-weighted  Spot  evaluative  Multi-pattern  Matrix
Light Exposure Correction  ± 5EV (1/3EV step)
BEST
 ± 5EV (1/3EV step)
Light Exposure Control  Program AE  Program  Program AE  Program

Shutter

Camera Shutter Speed 1s 1s
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed 30s 30s
Camera Shutter Interval 0.06s Unknown - Click to provide data
Shutter Speed Settings  B  B
Camera Shutter Type  Electronic  Electronic

Flash

Flash Recharging Time 3s Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Modes  Auto  Manual  Flash off  Red-eye reduction  Second curtain synchro  Fill-in  Flash on  Auto  Manual  Flash off  Red-eye reduction  Second curtain synchro  Fill-in  Flash on
Flash Guide Number 12m
BEST
11m
Flash Sync-Speed 1s
BEST
Flash Exposure Correction  ±3EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)
BEST
 ±3EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)
Shoe Mounting Point Type  Hot  Hot

Video

Maximum Video Resolution  1920 x 1080  1920 x 1080
Video Resolution  1920 x 1080  1280 x 720  640 x 480  1920 x 810  320 x 240  1920 x 1080  1280 x 720  640 x 480  1920 x 810  320 x 240
Motion JPEG Frame Rate 50fps 60fps
BEST
Video Formats Supported  MOV  H.264  MP4  MOV  H.264  MP4
Analog Signal Format System  PAL  PAL N  NTSC  NTSC/PAL  PAL/NTSC  PAL  PAL N  NTSC  NTSC/PAL  PAL/NTSC
Resolution At Capture Speed  1920x1080@30fps  1280×720@60fps  1920x1080@25fps  1280x720@50fps  640x480@60fps  1920x1080@60fps  1920x810@24fps  1920x1080@30fps  1280×720@60fps  1920x1080@25fps  1280x720@50fps  640x480@60fps  1920x1080@60fps  1920x810@24fps
BEST
HD Type  Full HD  HD  Full HD  HD

Audio

Audio Formats Supported  AAC++  AAC++

Memory

Compatible Memory Cards  MicroDrive  CF+  SDXC  SDHC  SD  MicroDrive  CF+  SDXC  SDHC  SD
BEST
Memory Slots Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Display

Display Diagonal 3" 3"
Field of View 160%
BEST
100%
Display Resolution 920,000 pixels
BEST
1,037,000 pixels
Display Resolution  720 x 480  720 x 480
BEST
Display  AMOLED  AMOLED
BEST

Viewfinder

Magnification 1x
BEST
0.96x
Viewfinder Type  electrical  Optical  Electronic  electrical  Optical  Electronic

Ports & Interfaces

USB Connector Type  USB  USB
HDMI Connector Type  Mini  Mini
HDMI Version  1.4a  1.4a
BEST
USB Connector  Micro-USB  Micro-USB

Camera

White Balance  Auto  Tungsten  Fluorescent  Cloudy  Daylight  Shade  Flash  Custom modes  Fluorescent L  custom m  cus  Manual  Auto  Tungsten  Fluorescent  Cloudy  Daylight  Shade  Flash  Custom modes  Fluorescent L  custom m  cus  Manual
Shooting Modes  Auto  Program  Shutter priority  Aperture priority  Movie  Manual  Mo  Aperture pr  Auto  Program  Shutter priority  Aperture priority  Movie  Manual  Mo  Aperture pr
Photo Effects  Black&White  Neutral  Positive film  Calm  Vivid  Black&White  Neutral  Positive film  Calm  Vivid
Self-Timer Delay
Maximum Playback Zoom 10x Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Quality Adjustment  Brightness  Brightness
Image Editing  Resizing  Rotating  Resizing  Rotating
Camera File System  DPOF 1.1  Exif 2.2  Exif 2.21  RAW  DCF  DPOF  Exif  Exif 2.3  DPOF 1.1  Exif 2.2  Exif 2.21  RAW  DCF  DPOF  Exif  Exif 2.3
Camera Playback  Movie  Single image  Slide show  Single  Thumbnails  Thumbnail  Movie  Single image  Slide show  Single  Thumbnails  Thumbnail
Built-In Processor Unknown - Click to provide data
Diopter Adjustment (D-D) Unknown - Click to provide data
Playback Modes  Rotation  Rotation
Eye Relief Unknown - Click to provide data 18.5mm
Scene Modes  Landscape  Portrait  Sports  Self-portrait  Landscape  Portrait  Sports  Self-portrait
Languages Support  DAN  DUT  ARA  GRE  EST  BUL  CZE  UKR  THA  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  ITA  JPN  POL  POR  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  KOR  RUM  CHI (TR)  CHI (SIMPL)  DE  EN  ES  FI  FR  IT  NO  RU  CHI  R  I  K  JP  PL  SP  SW  TR  DAN  DUT  ARA  GRE  EST  BUL  CZE  UKR  THA  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  ITA  JPN  POL  POR  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  KOR  RUM  CHI (TR)  CHI (SIMPL)  DE  EN  ES  FI  FR  IT  NO  RU  CHI  R  I  K  JP  PL  SP  SW  TR
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  LIT  ITA  JPN  POL  POR  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  KOR  RUM  CHI (TR)  CHI (SIMPL)  EN  ES  F  DAN  DUT  ARA  GRE  BUL  CZE  UKR  THA  CRO  EST  HEB  SER  LAV  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  LIT  ITA  JPN  POL  POR  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  KOR  RUM  CHI (TR)  CHI (SIMPL)  EN  ES  F  DAN  DUT  ARA  GRE  BUL  CZE  UKR  THA  CRO  EST  HEB  SER  LAV

Weight & Dimensions

Weight 820g 375g
BEST
Height 110.7mm 95.5mm
Depth 73.5mm 127mm
Width 148.2mm 41.7mm
Lens Weight 630g Unknown - Click to provide data

Battery

Power Source Type  Battery  Battery
Battery Technology  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
BEST
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Supported 1 1
Battery Type
Maximum Battery Life Unknown - Click to provide data 3h
Battery Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 1,410mAh
Battery Life 800 shots
BEST
360 shots
Battery Voltage Unknown - Click to provide data 7.6V

Operational Conditions

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

System Requirements

Minimum Processor Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum RAM Unknown - Click to provide data 256MB
Minimum Hard Disk Space Unknown - Click to provide data 110MB

Packaging Content

Bundled Software

Other Features

Interface Unknown - Click to provide data
Drive Modes Unknown - Click to provide data
Compatible Operating Systems Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent) Unknown - Click to provide data
Camera Shutter Speed 1s
BEST
Video Memory Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens System Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Magnification 0.26x Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

Silent Shooting
Audio Recording Formats  AAC+  AAC+
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