Canon EOS 8000D vs Nikon D7100
ManufacturingCanon EOS 8000D were released 2015 and Nikon D7100 was released 2013. That is a 2 years difference. In tech, this period of time can be of interest since technology is always improving etc.
|Canon EOS 8000D||Canon||2015|
Type of camera
Both these cameras are DSLR cameras. No difference there.
Sensors / crop factor
These cameras have different sensors. Canon EOS 8000D has a "APSC"-sensor while Nikon D7100 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 8000D||80 mm||(a Canon APS-C sensor have a crop factor / focal length multiplier by * 1.6)|
|Nikon D7100||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)
Both these cameras has the exact same resolution. Canon EOS 8000D has a 24 MP (Megapixels) resolution while Nikon D7100 has 24,1 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 8000D||24 MP||24000000||6000||4000|
|Nikon D7100||24,1 MP||24000000||6000||4000|
|Canon EOS 8000D||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 8000D can shoot up to 5 pictures per seconds and Nikon D7100 can shoot up to 6 pictures per seconds.
|Camera||FPS (Frames per second)|
|Canon EOS 8000D||5|
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 8000D||565 gr||1,25 lb|
|Nikon D7100||675 gr||1,49 lb|