Canon EOS 100D vs Canon EOS 7D
These cameras are both manufacturered by Canon.Canon EOS 100D were released 2013 and Canon EOS 7D was released 2009. That is a 4 years difference. In tech, this period of time can be of interest since technology is always improving etc.
|Canon EOS 100D||Canon||2013|
|Canon EOS 7D||Canon||2009|
Type of camera
Both these cameras are DSLR cameras. No difference there.
Sensors / crop factor
Both these cameras have the same sorts sensor (called "APSC") which means that if you compare the cameras side by side the lenses will also have the same experienced focal length. Neither of the cameras have a Full frame sensor which means that you will get a "crop factor" where the cameras sensor size effect the focal length with a multiplier.
|Camera||Experienced focal length when using a lens with 50mm focal length (ex a common "50mm f/1.8")|
|Canon EOS 100D||80 mm||(a Canon APS-C sensor have a crop factor / focal length multiplier by * 1.6)|
|Canon EOS 7D||80 mm||(a Canon APS-C sensor have a crop factor / focal length multiplier by * 1.6)|
Learn more about crop factor and focal length multiplier here:
Camera selection can affect the focal length (Canon)
Both these cameras has the exact same resolution. Canon EOS 100D has a 18 MP (Megapixels) resolution while Canon EOS 7D has 18 MP. If we break down this in more detail this is the data behind the numbers:
|Camera||Megapixels||Pixel (total)||Pixels (width)||Pixels (height)|
|Canon EOS 100D||18 MP||17915904||5184||3456|
|Canon EOS 7D||18 MP||17915904||5184||3456|
Both of these cameras offers the exact same ISO range. They both have 100 to 12800.
|Canon EOS 100D||100-12800|
|Canon EOS 7D||100-12800|
Autofocus and lens compatibility
Both of these cameras have a built-in autofocus motor. Some lenses, that supports autofocus, does not have a autofocus motor of their own but this wont cause any problems with these two cameras.
Pictures per second
Depending on what you are shooting the FPS, or frames/pictures per second, can definately be of interest. Canon EOS 100D can shoot up to 4 pictures per seconds and Canon EOS 7D can shoot up to 8 pictures per seconds.
|Camera||FPS (Frames per second)|
|Canon EOS 100D||4|
|Canon EOS 7D||8|
Ability to record movies
It is becoming more and more popular to record movies with digital cameras.
The weight of the camera can be an extremely important factor, especially if the camera is about to be used, carried around, for several hours at the time.
|Camera||Weight (in gram)||Weight (in pounds)|
|Canon EOS 100D||407 gr||0,9 lb|
|Canon EOS 7D||860 gr||1,9 lb|