Canon EOS 450D vs Canon EOS R5 C
This is a full comparison between the cameras Canon EOS 450D and Canon EOS R5 C. We compare them by looking at the categories you see below.
These cameras are both manufactured by Canon.Canon EOS 450D were released 2008 and Canon EOS R5 C was released 2022. That is a 14 years difference. In tech, this period can be of interest since technology is always improving, etc.
|Canon EOS 450D||2008|
|Canon EOS R5 C||2022|
Type of camera
Canon EOS 450D is a DSLR camera while Canon EOS R5 C is a Mirrorless camera. More information about their differences will come soon.
Sensors / crop factor
These cameras have different sensors. Canon EOS 450D has a "APSC"-sensor while Canon EOS R5 C has a "FF"-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 450D||80 mm
Canon APS-C sensor
Crop factor/focal length multiplier by * 1.6
|Canon EOS R5 C||50 mm
No crop factor/focal length multiplier
** 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)
Canon EOS 450D has a 12,2 MP (Megapixels) resolution while Canon EOS R5 C has 45 MP. If we break down this in more detail this is the data behind the numbers:
|Canon EOS 450D||
4272 x 2848
|Canon EOS R5 C||
8192 x 5464
Canon EOS R5 C has a 268 % larger resolution than Canon EOS 450D. 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 R5 C has a larger ISO-range than Canon EOS 450D. Canon EOS R5 C has an ISO range that stretches from 100 to 51200 while Canon EOS 450D has 100 to 1600.
|Canon EOS 450D||100-1600|
|Canon EOS R5 C||100-51200|
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.
Worth mentioning is that Canon EOS R5 C belongs to the Canon EOS R-system and needs an adapter to work with Canons EF, EF-S, MP-E, and TS-E lenses. You can read more about this adapter here:
Canon Lens Mount Adapter EF-EOS R
Here is a complete overview of which lenses work with each camera:
Lens compatibility chart for Canon EOS 450D
Lens compatibility chart for Canon EOS R5 C
Pictures per second
Depending on what you are shooting the FPS, or frames/pictures per second, can definitely be of interest. Canon EOS 450D can shoot up to 3,5 pictures per seconds and Canon EOS R5 C can shoot up to 20 pictures per seconds.
|Camera||FPS (Frames per second)|
|Canon EOS 450D||3,5|
|Canon EOS R5 C||20|
Ability to record movies
It is becoming more and more popular to record movies with digital cameras.
It is only one of these two cameras that support recording movies and movie clips and that is Canon EOS R5 C. Sadly, the Canon EOS 450D does not support this.
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.
Canon EOS R5 C weighs 770 gr (equal to 1,7 lb) which is 47% heavier than Canon EOS 450D and its 524 gr (or 1,16 lb).
|Canon EOS 450D||524 gr
|Canon EOS R5 C||770 gr