Canon EOS 2000D vs Nikon D80
This is a full comparison between the cameras Canon EOS 2000D and Nikon D80. We compare them by looking at the categories you see below.
Canon EOS 2000D is manufacturered by Canon but Nikon D80 is from Nikon. Both Canon and Nikon are well known brands though.Canon EOS 2000D were released 2018 and Nikon D80 was released 2006. That is a 12 years difference. In tech, this period can be of interest since technology is always improving, etc.
|Canon EOS 2000D||2018|
Type of camera
Both these cameras are DSLR cameras. No difference there.
Sensors / crop factor
These cameras have different sensors. Canon EOS 2000D has a "APSC"-sensor while Nikon D80 has a "DX"-sensor, and their difference in sensors will also affect the crop factor and experience focal length. See the table below.
|Camera||Focal length, 50mm f/1.8 **|
|Canon EOS 2000D||80 mm
Canon APS-C sensor
Crop factor/focal length multiplier by * 1.6
|Nikon D80||75 mm
Nikon DX sensor
Crop factor/focal length multiplier by * 1.5
** Experienced focal length when using a lens such as a common "50mm f/1.8"
Learn more about crop factor and focal length multiplier here:
Camera selection can affect the focal length (Canon)
Camera selection can affect the focal length (Nikon)
Canon EOS 2000D has a 24 MP (Megapixels) resolution while Nikon D80 has 10 MP. If we break down this in more detail this is the data behind the numbers:
|Canon EOS 2000D||
6000 x 4000
3872 x 2592
Canon EOS 2000D has a 139 % larger resolution than Nikon D80. This could give you more details in the picture but also a possibility to crop more in the pictures, afterward while editing the pictures, if needed that is.
Canon EOS 2000D has a larger ISO-range than Nikon D80. Canon EOS 2000D has an ISO range that stretches from 100 to 6400 while Nikon D80 has 100 to 3200.
|Canon EOS 2000D||100-6400|
Autofocus and lens compatibility
Both of these cameras have a built-in autofocus motor. Some lenses, that support autofocus, do not have an autofocus motor of their own but this won't cause any problems with these two cameras.
Here is a complete overview of which lenses work with each camera:
Lens compatibility chart for Canon EOS 2000D
Lens compatibility chart for Nikon D80
Pictures per second
Depending on what you are shooting the FPS, or frames/pictures per second, can definitely be of interest. Canon EOS 2000D can shoot up to 3 pictures per seconds and Nikon D80 can shoot up to 3 pictures per seconds.
|Camera||FPS (Frames per second)|
|Canon EOS 2000D||3|
Ability to record movies
It is becoming more and more popular to record movies with digital cameras.
When comparing these two cameras there is only one of them that can shoot movies and that is Canon EOS 2000D. Unfortunately Nikon D80 does not support recording movies and movie clips.
The weight of the camera can be an extremely important factor, especially if the camera is about to be used, or carried around, for several hours at a time.
Nikon D80 weighs 668 gr (equal to 1,47 lb) which is 41% heavier than Canon EOS 2000D and its 475 gr (or 1,05 lb).
|Canon EOS 2000D||475 gr
|Nikon D80||668 gr