Canon Rebel T5 vs Nikon D610

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Canon Rebel T5
Nikon D610

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Higher lens magnification ratio Edit
The Canon Rebel T5 is a 0.8x lens magnification ratio digital camera. That's 0.1x higher than the Nikon D610 (0.7x). Read more

The lens magnification ratio is the ratio between the true size of the object being photographed and the size of the object when projected on to the camera's sensor.

A higher lens magnification ratio is important for macro photography as it allows you to focus on very small object very close to the lens.

325g lighter Edit
The Canon Rebel T5 has a weight of 435g, whereas the Nikon D610 is a 760g digital camera (325g heavier). Read more

The camera's weight will depend on the type and size of camera. Compact cameras are usually the lightest while digital SLRs will be heavier. Also consider the number and weight of lenses to take when using a SLR.

The lower the camera weight, the easier it will be to carry around and it will also reduce your hand luggage weight when flying.

Marginally better user reviews
The average user review score of the Canon Rebel T5 is 95%, but the average rating of the Nikon D610 is 94% (based on 514 reviews).
7 Reasons For
6.3MP higher megapixel count Edit
The Nikon D610 has a megapixel count of 24.3MP, but the Canon Rebel T5 is only an 18MP digital camera (6.3MP lower). Read more

The resolution of the images a digital camera produces is measured in megapixels (MP). One megapixel is equal to 1 million pixels and is a result of the pixel width multiplied by the pixel height of the image. While a higher image resolution generally results in sharper images, only a relatively low megapixel count is required when printing the image at a small size or to display it on a computer screen.

A sensor with more megapixels will be able to capture more detailed photos and the image will appear sharper. Images with more megapixels can also be printed at a larger size.

25% more total megapixel count Edit
The Nikon D610 has a total megapixel count of 24.7MP, however the Canon Rebel T5 is only an 18.7MP digital camera (6MP less).
12.00 flash guides Edit
The Nikon D610 has 12.00 flash guides, however the Canon Rebel T5 only has nine point two flash guides.
30fps higher JPEG frame rate Edit
The Nikon D610 has a JPEG frame rate of 60fps, however the Canon Rebel T5 is only a 30fps JPEG frame rate digital camera (30fps lower).
One more memory slot Edit
The number of memory slots on the Nikon D610 is two, but the Canon Rebel T5 only has one memory slot.
A little larger screen size Edit
Nikon D610 is 3.2" screen, but the Canon Rebel T5 is only a 3" screen digital camera (0.2" smaller). Read more

The display diagonal is the size the size of the screen integrated in to the back of the camera. A larger display diagonal makes it easier to see if a shot has turned out as intended. Pocket cameras have smaller display diagonals as full size digital SLRs.

A larger display diagonal makes it easier to take photos and to see if a shot has turned out as intended.

461,000 pixels higher display resolution Edit
The Nikon D610 has a display resolution of 921,000 pixels, however the Canon Rebel T5 is only a 460,000 pixels display resolution digital camera (461,000 pixels lower).

Reasons Against

8 Reasons Against
Lower megapixel count Edit
The Canon Rebel T5 is an 18MP digital camera. That's 6.3MP lower than the Nikon D610 (24.3MP). Read more

The resolution of the images a digital camera produces is measured in megapixels (MP). One megapixel is equal to 1 million pixels and is a result of the pixel width multiplied by the pixel height of the image. While a higher image resolution generally results in sharper images, only a relatively low megapixel count is required when printing the image at a small size or to display it on a computer screen.

A sensor with more megapixels will be able to capture more detailed photos and the image will appear sharper. Images with more megapixels can also be printed at a larger size.

Less total megapixel count Edit
The Canon Rebel T5 is an 18.7MP digital camera. That's 6MP less than the Nikon D610 (24.7MP).
Two point eight less flash guides Edit
The Canon Rebel T5 is a nine point two flash guide digital camera, whereas the Nikon D610 only has 12.00 flash guides.
30fps lower JPEG frame rate Edit
The Canon Rebel T5 is a 30fps JPEG frame rate digital camera. That's 30fps lower than the Nikon D610 (60fps).
Only one memory slot Edit
The Canon Rebel T5 has one memory slot, however the Nikon D610 only has two memory slots.
7% smaller screen size Edit
The Canon Rebel T5 has a screen size of 3". That's 0.2" smaller than the Nikon D610 (3.2"). Read more

The display diagonal is the size the size of the screen integrated in to the back of the camera. A larger display diagonal makes it easier to see if a shot has turned out as intended. Pocket cameras have smaller display diagonals as full size digital SLRs.

A larger display diagonal makes it easier to take photos and to see if a shot has turned out as intended.

Two times lower display resolution Edit
The Canon Rebel T5 is a 460,000 pixels display resolution digital camera. That's 461,000 pixels lower than the Nikon D610 (921,000 pixels).
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4 Reasons Against
0.1x lower lens magnification ratio Edit
The Nikon D610 has a lens magnification ratio of 0.7x, whereas the Canon Rebel T5 is a 0.8x lens magnification ratio digital camera (0.1x higher). Read more

The lens magnification ratio is the ratio between the true size of the object being photographed and the size of the object when projected on to the camera's sensor.

A higher lens magnification ratio is important for macro photography as it allows you to focus on very small object very close to the lens.

43% heavier Edit
The Nikon D610 is a 760g digital camera. That's 325g heavier than the Canon Rebel T5 (760g). Read more

The camera's weight will depend on the type and size of camera. Compact cameras are usually the lightest while digital SLRs will be heavier. Also consider the number and weight of lenses to take when using a SLR.

The lower the camera weight, the easier it will be to carry around and it will also reduce your hand luggage weight when flying.

Four months older
The Nikon D610 is older than the Canon Rebel T5 by four months.
Moderately Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the Nikon D610 is 94%, whereas the average user rating of the Canon Rebel T5 is 95% (based on 11 reviews).

Awards

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Digitaltrends.com: Recommended Product
DP Review: Gold
Ephotozine: Highly Recommended
Expert Reviews: Best Buy
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Picture Quality

Camera Type
 SLR
 SLR
Megapixel Count
18MP 24.3MP
BEST
Image Stabiliser
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Image stabiliser
Sensor Type
 CMOS
 CMOS
Still Image Resolution
 3456 x 2304
 2592 x 1728
 1920 x 1280
 720 x 480
 3936 x 2624
 3008 x 1688
 3456 x 2304
 2592 x 1728
 1920 x 1280
 720 x 480
 3936 x 2624
 3008 x 1688
BEST
Maximum Image Resolution
 6016 x 4016
 6016 x 4016
BEST
Image Format
 RAW
 JPG
 RAW
 JPG
Full-Frame Sensor Size
22.3 x 14.9 35.9 x 24
Total Megapixel Count
18.7MP 24.7MP
BEST
Image Stabilizer
 Lens
 Lens
Sensor Format
 Advanced Photo System type-C (APS-C)
 Advanced Photo System type-C (APS-C)
Aspect Ratio
 3:2
BEST
 3:2

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Lens System

Maximum Aperture
5.6 Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Aperture
3.5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range
18 - 55 Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens
 Standard
 Standard
Lens Structure
11/9 Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Mount Interface
 Canon EF
 Canon EF-S
 Nikon F
 Canon EF
 Canon EF-S
 Nikon F
Filter Size
58mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Mount
 Bayonet
 Bayonet

Focusing

Auto Focus
 servo
 AI
 Face detection
 Servo Auto Focus
 One Shot Focus
 AI Focus
 single
 multi point
 tracking
 Single Auto Focus
 Multi Point Auto Focus
 Tracking Auto Focus
 servo
 AI
 Face detection
 Servo Auto Focus
 One Shot Focus
 AI Focus
 single
 multi point
 tracking
 Single Auto Focus
 Multi Point Auto Focus
 Tracking Auto Focus
Auto Focus Lock
 Auto focus lock
 Auto focus lock
Auto Focus Assist Beam
 Auto focus assist beam
 Auto focus assist beam
Closest Focusing Distance
0.25m Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Focus Point
Unknown - Click to provide data 39
Focus Points Selection
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto
 Manual
Focus
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto/Manual
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto/Manual
Focus Mode
 TTL
 TTL

Light Exposure

Light Exposure Mode
 shutter priority
 aperture priority
 Manual
 Shutter priority AE
 Aperture priority AE
 Auto
 shutter priority
 aperture priority
 Manual
 Shutter priority AE
 Aperture priority AE
 Auto
ISO Speed
 64
 80
 100
 160
 200
 320
 400
 640
 800
 1600
 3200
 6400
 64
 80
 100
 160
 200
 320
 400
 640
 800
 1600
 3200
 6400
Maximum ISO Speed
6,400 6,400
Minimum ISO Speed
100 100
Auto Exposure Lock
 Auto exposure lock
 Auto exposure lock
Light Metering Mode
 Evaluative (Multi-pattern)
 Centre-weighted
 Partial
 Spot
 Evaluative (Multi-pattern)
 Centre-weighted
 Partial
 Spot
Light Exposure Correction
 ±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)
BEST
 ±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)
Light Exposure Control
 Program AE
 Program AE

Shutter

Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
30s 30s
Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
1s 1s
Camera Shutter
 Mechanical
 Mechanical

Flash

Flash Mode
 Flash off
 Red-eye reduction
 Auto
 Fill-in
 Pre-flash
 Slow synchronization
 Manual
 Flash off
 Red-eye reduction
 Auto
 Fill-in
 Pre-flash
 Slow synchronization
 Manual
Flash Guide
9m 12m
BEST
Flash Sync-Speed
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.01s
Flash Exposure Compensation
 Flash exposure compensation
 Flash exposure compensation
Flash Recharging Time
2s Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Exposure Lock
 Flash exposure lock
Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Exposure Correction
 ±3EV (1/2, 1/3, 1 EV step)
 ±3EV (1/2, 1/3, 1 EV step)
BEST
Shoe Mounting Point
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Shoe mounting point
Shoe Mounting Point
 Hot
 Hot

Video

Full HD Video
 Full HD video
 Full HD video
Maximum Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
JPEG Frame Rate
30fps 60fps
BEST
Video Format
 MOV
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
 MOV
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
BEST
Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 640 x 480
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 640 x 480
Resolution and Capture Speed
 1920x1080@30fps
 1920x1080@25fps
 1280x720@50fps
 1280x720@30fps
BEST
 1920x1080@30fps
 1920x1080@25fps
 1280x720@50fps
 1280x720@30fps
Video Recording
 Video recording
 Video recording
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD

Audio

Built-In Microphone
 Built-in microphone
 Built-in microphone
Audio Format
 PCM
 PCM
BEST
Voice Recording
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Voice recording

Memory

Memory Card
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 Eye-Fi
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 Eye-Fi
Maximum Memory Card Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 64GB
Memory Slot
1 2
BEST

Display

Screen Size
3" 3.2"
BEST
Display
 TFT
 TFT
Field of View
100% Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution
460,000 pixels 921,000 pixels
BEST
Display Aspect Ratio
 4:3
 4:3

Viewfinder

Lens Magnification Ratio
0.8x
BEST
0.7x
Viewfinder
 Optical
 Optical

Ports & Interfaces

PictBridge
 PictBridge
 PictBridge
HDMI Port
 HDMI port
 HDMI port
Microphone in Socket
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Microphone in socket
HDMI Connector
 Mini
 Mini
USB Version
 2.0
 2.0
Headphone Out Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Headphone out port

Camera

GPS
Unknown - Click to provide data
 GPS
White Balance Mode
 Auto
 Manual
 Fluorescent
 Cloudy
 Incandescent
 Shade
 Flash
 Sunny
 Auto
 Manual
 Fluorescent
 Cloudy
 Incandescent
 Shade
 Flash
 Sunny
Photo Effect
 Black&White
 Neutral
 Vivid
 Black&White
 Neutral
 Vivid
Self-Timer
2,10 2,5,10,20
Histogram
 Histogram
 Histogram
Anti-Dust Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Anti-dust function
Image Editing Mode
 Rotating
 Rotating
Camera File System
 DCF 2.0
 DPOF 1.1
 Exif 2.3
 DCF
 DPOF
 Exif
 RAW
 DCF 2.0
 DPOF 1.1
 Exif 2.3
 DCF
 DPOF
 Exif
 RAW
Live View
 Live view
 Live view
Tripod Mount
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Tripod mount
Playback Mode
 Single image
 Thumbnails
 Highlights
 Movie
 Slide show
 Single image
 Thumbnails
 Highlights
 Movie
 Slide show
Direct Printing
 Direct printing
Unknown - Click to provide data
Brightness Adjustment
 Brightness adjustment
 Brightness adjustment
Start-Up Time
100ms Unknown - Click to provide data
Diopter Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data -3 - 1
Scene Mode
 Close-up (macro)
 Landscape
 Night
 Night portrait
 Portrait
 Sports
 Beach
 Snow
 Candlelight
 Children
 Dusk
 Dawn
 Night landscape
 Party (indoor)
 Self-portrait
 Sunset
 Pet
 Close-up (macro)
 Landscape
 Night
 Night portrait
 Portrait
 Sports
 Beach
 Snow
 Candlelight
 Children
 Dusk
 Dawn
 Night landscape
 Party (indoor)
 Self-portrait
 Sunset
 Pet
On Screen Display Language
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 CZE
 UKR
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 CZE
 UKR
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
435g
BEST
760g
Height
99.7mm 113mm
Depth
77.9mm 82mm
Width
129.6mm 141mm
Weight Including Battery
Unknown - Click to provide data 850g

Battery

Power Source
 Battery
 Battery
Battery
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
BEST
Battery Size
LP-E10 EN-EL15
Shot Per Battery Charge
600 shots Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Operating Range
0 - 85 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 0 - 40

Packaging Content

AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Included Cable
 USB
 USB
Battery Included
 Battery included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Included Battery Charger
 Included battery charger
 Included battery charger
Hand Strap
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Hand strap
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Carrying Case
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Carrying case
Included Wrist Strap
 Included wrist strap
Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

Built-In Flash
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in flash
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