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Canon EOS 6D vs Nikon D610

Canon EOS 6D vs Nikon D610

Canon EOS 6D

66

Overall Score

Canon EOS 6D

£850.00
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning SLR camera, excellent for wildlife photography
92
972 Reviews + 9 Awards
28
Poor
83
Fully-Featured
60
2 Years Old
Overall Score
66
Good
SLR 20.2MP 5472 X 3648 Pixels CMOS Apr 2015
Camera Type Megapixels Maximum Image Resolution Sensor Type Release Date
Nikon D610

65

Overall Score

Nikon D610

£35.00
£797.99
Our Verdict:
A gigantic SLR digital camera, marvellous for portrait photography
90
973 Reviews + 6 Awards
32
Poor
85
Fully-Featured
42
3 Years Old
Overall Score
65
Good
SLR 24.3MP 3.5x 6016 X 4016 Pixels Jan 2014
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Maximum Image Resolution Release Date

Reviews & Awards

Awards
No awards found 9 Awards
Camera Labs: Highly Recommended
DP Review: Gold
Ephotozine: Highly Recommended
Expert Reviews: Best Buy
Imaging Resource.com: Dave's Pick
lydogbillede.dk: Especially Recommended 6 Star
Pocket Lint: Recommended
reviewed.com: Editor's Choice
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
Average Expert Rating
No reviews found
Average User Rating

Specification

Picture Quality

Camera Type  SLR  SLR
Megapixels 20.2MP 24.3MP
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Still Image Resolution  5472 x 3648  5184 x 3456  3468 x 2432  2736 x 1824  1920 x 1280  720 x 480  3936 x 2624  3008 x 1688
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 5472 x 3648  5184 x 3456  3468 x 2432  2736 x 1824  1920 x 1280  720 x 480  3936 x 2624  3008 x 1688
Maximum Image Resolution  6016 x 4016  6016 x 4016
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Sensor Type  CMOS  CMOS
Image Formats Supported  RAW  JPG  JPEG  JPEG / RAW  RAW+JPEG  RAW  JPG  JPEG  JPEG / RAW  RAW+JPEG
Image Sensor Size (W X H)
Total Megapixels 20.6MP 24.7MP
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Design

Colour  Black  Black

Lens System

Optical Zoom 3.5x
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Minimum Aperture Number 2.8
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3.5
Maximum Aperture Number 32
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22
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 105mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Fixed Focal Length 40mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspherical Lens Unknown - Click to provide data 3
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Lens Structure (elements/groups)
Lens Mount Interface  Canon EF  Nikon F  Canon EF  Nikon F
Diaphragm Blade 9
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7
Filter Size 77mm 72mm
Mounting Type  Bayonet  Bayonet

Focusing

Closest Focusing Distance 0.3m 0.38m
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Auto Focusing (AF) Modes  single  multi point  servo  Single Auto Focus  Multi Point Auto Focus  Servo Auto Focus  tracking  Face detection  Tracking Auto Focus  single  multi point  servo  Single Auto Focus  Multi Point Auto Focus  Servo Auto Focus  tracking  Face detection  Tracking Auto Focus
Auto Focus (AF) Points 11 39
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Auto Focus (AF) Points Selection  Auto  Manual  Auto  Manual
Focus  TTL  TTL

Light Exposure

ISO Sensitivity  Auto
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 Auto
Light Exposure Modes  Auto  Manual  shutter priority  aperture priority  Shutter priority AE  Aperture priority AE  aperture priori  Shutter priori  indoor; beach  snow; sunset; dusk  Beach  Snow  Sunset  Auto  Manual  shutter priority  aperture priority  Shutter priority AE  Aperture priority AE  aperture priori  Shutter priori  indoor; beach  snow; sunset; dusk  Beach  Snow  Sunset
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ISO Sensitivity (max) 25,600 6,400
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ISO Sensitivity (min) 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 (1/2; 1/3 EV step)
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 ±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)
Light Exposure Control  Program AE  Program  Program AE  Program

Shutter

Camera Shutter Speed 1s 1s
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed 30s 30s
Camera Shutter Type  Electronic  Electronic

Flash

Flash Modes  Auto  Manual  Fill-in  Flash off  Pre-flash  Red-eye reduction  Slow synchronization  Auto  Manual  Fill-in  Flash off  Pre-flash  Red-eye reduction  Slow synchronization
Flash Guide Number Unknown - Click to provide data 13m
Flash Sync-Speed 1s 0.01s
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Flash Exposure Correction  ±3EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)
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 ±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 1080  1280 x 720  640 x 480
Motion JPEG Frame Rate 30fps 60fps
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Video Formats Supported  MOV  H.264  MPEG  MPEG4  MPEG-4  MOV  H.264  MPEG  MPEG4  MPEG-4
Analog Signal Format System  PAL  PAL N  NTSC  NTSC/PAL  PAL/NTSC
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 PAL  PAL N  NTSC  NTSC/PAL  PAL/NTSC
Resolution At Capture Speed  1920x1080@30fps  1280×720@60fps  1920x1080@25fps  1280x720@50fps  640x480@60fps  1920x1080@30fps  1280×720@60fps  1920x1080@25fps  1280x720@50fps  640x480@60fps
HD Type  Full HD  HD  Full HD  HD

Audio

Audio Formats Supported  PCM  Linear PCM  LPCM  PCM  Linear PCM  LPCM

Memory

Maximum Memory Card Size Unknown - Click to provide data 64GB
Compatible Memory Cards  SDXC  SDHC  SD  SDXC  SDHC  SD
Memory Slots 1 2
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Display

Display Diagonal 3" 3.2"
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Field of View 100% Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution 1,040,000 pixels 921,000 pixels
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Display  TFT  TFT
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Viewfinder

Viewfinder Screen Size Unknown - Click to provide data 8"
Magnification 0.71x 0.7x
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Viewfinder Type  Optical  Electronic  Live View  Optical & Live View  Optical  Electronic  Live View  Optical & Live View

Ports & Interfaces

USB Connector Type  USB  USB
HDMI Connector Type  Mini  Mini
Security Algorithms  TKIP  WPA2-TKIP  WEP  WPA  WPA2  TKIP  WPA2-TKIP  WEP  WPA  WPA2
USB Connector  Micro-USB  Micro-USB B  Micro-USB  Micro-USB B

Camera

White Balance  Auto  Tungsten  Cloudy  Daylight  Shade  Custom modes  custom m  cus  Manual  Fluorescent  Incandescent  Flash  Sunny  Fine  Direct sunlight  Auto  Tungsten  Cloudy  Daylight  Shade  Custom modes  custom m  cus  Manual  Fluorescent  Incandescent  Flash  Sunny  Fine  Direct sunlight
Shooting Modes  Program  Scene  Shutter priority  Aperture priority  Manual  Aperture pr  Program  Scene  Shutter priority  Aperture priority  Manual  Aperture pr
Photo Effects  Neutral  Black&White  Vivid  Neutral  Black&White  Vivid
Self-Timer Delay
Playback Zoom (max) 10x Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Editing  Resizing  Rotating  Resizing  Rotating
Camera File System  DPOF 1.1  Exif 2.3  RAW  DPOF  Exif  DCF  DPOF 1.1  Exif 2.3  RAW  DPOF  Exif  DCF
Camera Playback  Movie  Single image  Slide show  Single  Highlights  Thumbnails  Highlight  Thumbnail  Movie  Single image  Slide show  Single  Highlights  Thumbnails  Highlight  Thumbnail
Built-In Processor Unknown - Click to provide data
Diopter Adjustment (D-D) Unknown - Click to provide data
Eye Relief Unknown - Click to provide data 21mm
Scene Modes  Backlight  Close-up (macro)  Landscape  Night  Night portrait  Portrait  Sports  Self-portrait  Beach  Snow  Candlelight  Children  Dusk  Dawn  Night landscape  Party (indoor)  Sunset  Pet  Food  Flower  Backlight  Close-up (macro)  Landscape  Night  Night portrait  Portrait  Sports  Self-portrait  Beach  Snow  Candlelight  Children  Dusk  Dawn  Night landscape  Party (indoor)  Sunset  Pet  Food  Flower
Languages Support  Multi  I  DAN  DUT  ARA  GRE  CZE  UKR  THA  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  ITA  JPN  POL  POR  ESP  SWE  HUN  KOR  RUM  CHI (TR)  CHI (SIMPL)  DE  EN  ES  FI  FR  IT  NO  RU  CHI  R  K  JP  PL  SP  SW  TR  Multi  I  DAN  DUT  ARA  GRE  CZE  UKR  THA  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  ITA  JPN  POL  POR  ESP  SWE  HUN  KOR  RUM  CHI (TR)  CHI (SIMPL)  DE  EN  ES  FI  FR  IT  NO  RU  CHI  R  K  JP  PL  SP  SW  TR
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  LIT  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  LIT

Weight & Dimensions

Weight 680g
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760g
Height 110mm 113mm
Depth 71.2mm 82mm
Width 144.5mm 141mm
Lens Weight 130g
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465g
Lens Length 22.8mm
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82mm
Lens Diameter 68.2mm
BEST
78mm
Weight (including Battery) 755g
BEST
850g

Battery

Power Source Type  USB  Battery  USB  Battery
Battery Technology  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Supported 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Type
Battery Capacity 1,800mAh Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Life 1,090 shots
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Battery Voltage 7.2V Unknown - Click to provide data

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
Cables Included  USB  1  UC-E15 USB  USB  1  UC-E15 USB
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Other Features

Camera Shutter Speed
USB Cable Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Compression Formats  MOV  MPEG  MPEG4  MOV  MPEG  MPEG4

Technical Details

Continuous Shooting Speed (max)
Silent Shooting
Display Diagonal Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Recording Formats  Linear PCM  PCM  Linear PCM  PCM
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