Canon EOS 6D (Body Only) comparison

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Canon EOS 6D (Body Only)

Canon EOS 6D (Body Only)
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Canon EOS 70D (Body Only)

Canon EOS 70D (Body Only)
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Canon EOS 5D Mark III (Body Only)

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Nikon D7000 (Body Only)

Nikon D7000 (Body Only)
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Price $1,420 to $2,548 at 13 stores $939 to $1,848 at 12 stores $2,699 to $3,399 at 14 stores $649 to $896 at 2 stores
CNET editors' rating
3.5 stars Very good
    Overall score: 7.7 (3.5 stars)
4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.3 (4.0 stars)
4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.6 (4.0 stars)
Editors' choice 4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.5 (4.0 stars)
Average user rating 5.0 stars out of 1 review 0 stars No reviews, write one! 5.0 stars out of 1 review 4.0 stars out of 39 reviews
Release date September 14, 2012 June 27, 2013 March 05, 2012 October 15, 2010
The Bottom Line The photo quality you get from the EOS 6D makes it well worth the upgrade over a consumer APS-C model, but between this and comparable or higher-end models it's a less obvious choice. An overall excellent camera, but one that fails to capture the best-in-class prize for image quality. While it's not a no-brainer upgrade over the Mark II, the Canon EOS 5D Mark III is worth the price premium if better performance and configurability matter to you. An excellent dSLR for experienced shooters or Nikon professionals looking for a relatively cheap option, the Nikon D7000 delivers on almost all counts, including the company's best shooting design to date.

Basic specs

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Type LCD display - 3 in
Info unavailable TFT active matrix - Color
LCD display - 3.2 in
LCD display - TFT active matrix - 3 in - Color
Dimensions (W x D x H) 5.7 in x 2.8 in x 4.4 in
Info unavailable 6 in x 3 in x 4.6 in
5.2 in x 3 in x 4.1 in
Lens System 4.3 x x Zoom lens - 24 mm - 105 mm - F/4.0 L IS USM Canon EF
Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable
Optical sensor type CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
Light sensitivity ISO 102400
ISO 50
ISO 51200
ISO auto (100-12800)
ISO 100-25600
Info unavailable ISO 100-12800
ISO 102400
ISO 50
ISO 25600
ISO 51200
ISO auto (100-12800)
ISO 20000
ISO 16000
ISO auto
ISO 100-25600
Video capture H.264 - 1920 x 1080 -
H.264 - 1920 x 1080 -
H.264 - 1920 x 1080 -
H.264 - 1280 x 720 -
H.264 - 1280 x 720 -
H.264 - 640 x 480 -
H.264 - 640 x 480 -
Info unavailable H.264 - 1920 x 1080 -
H.264 - 1920 x 1080 -
H.264 - 1920 x 1080 -
H.264 - 1280 x 720 -
H.264 - 1280 x 720 -
H.264 - 640 x 480 -
H.264 - 640 x 480 -
H.264 - 1920 x 1080 -
H.264 - 1280 x 720 -
H.264 - 640 x 424 -
Battery technology Info unavailable Info unavailable Lithium ion
Lithium ion
Weight 24 oz
Info unavailable 1.9 lbs
1.5 lbs
Product Type Digital camera - SLR with Live View mode
with Movie recording
Info unavailable Digital camera - SLR with Live View mode
with Movie recording
Digital camera - SLR with Live View mode
with Movie recording
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