Canon EOS 760D vs Nikon D100

This is a full comparison between the cameras Canon EOS 760D and Nikon D100. We compare them by looking at the categories you see below.

Canon EOS 760D
Nikon D100


Canon EOS 760D is manufacturered by Canon but Nikon D100 is from Nikon. Both Canon and Nikon are well known brands though.

Canon EOS 760D were released 2015 and Nikon D100 was released 2002. That is a 13 years difference. In tech, this period of time can be of interest since technology is always improving etc.

Camera Manufacturer Released
Canon EOS 760D Canon 2015
Nikon D100 Nikon 2002

Type of camera

Both these cameras are DSLR cameras. No difference there.

Sensors / crop factor

These cameras have different sensors. Canon EOS 760D has a "APSC"-sensor while Nikon D100 has a "DX"-sensor, and their difference in sensors will also effect the crop factor and experience focal length. See the table below.

Camera Experienced focal length when using a lens with 50mm focal length (ex a common "50mm f/1.8")
Canon EOS 760D 80 mm (a Canon APS-C sensor have a crop factor / focal length multiplier by * 1.6)
Nikon D100 75 mm (a Nikon DX sensor have a crop factor / focal length multiplier by * 1.5)

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 760D has a 24 MP (Megapixels) resolution while Nikon D100 has 6 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 760D 24 MP 24000000 6000 4000
Nikon D100 6 MP 6016000 3008 2000

Canon EOS 760D has a 299 % larger resolution than Nikon D100. This could give you more details in the picture but also a possibility to crop more in the pictures, afterwards while editing the pictures, if needed that is.

ISO range

Canon EOS 760D has a larger ISO-range than Nikon D100. Canon EOS 760D has an ISO range that stretches from 100 to 12800 while Nikon D100 has 200 to 1600.

Camera ISO Range
Canon EOS 760D 100-12800
Nikon D100 200-1600

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.

Lens compatibility chart for Canon EOS 760D
Lens compatibility chart for Nikon D100

Pictures per second

Depending on what you are shooting the FPS, or frames/pictures per second, can definately be of interest. Canon EOS 760D can shoot up to 5 pictures per seconds and Nikon D100 can shoot up to 3 pictures per seconds.

Camera FPS (Frames per second)
Canon EOS 760D 5
Nikon D100 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 760D. Unfortunately Nikon D100 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, carried around, for several hours at the time.

Nikon D100 weighs 780 gr (equal to 1,72 lb) which is 38% heavier than Canon EOS 760D and its 565 gr (or 1,25 lb).

Camera Weight (in gram) Weight (in pounds)
Canon EOS 760D 565 gr 1,25 lb
Nikon D100 780 gr 1,72 lb