Canon EOS D60 vs Canon EOS R
This is a full comparison between the cameras Canon EOS D60 and Canon EOS R. We compare them by looking at the categories you see below.
These cameras are both manufactured by Canon.Canon EOS D60 were released 2002 and Canon EOS R was released 2018. That is a 16 years difference. In tech, this period can be of interest since technology is always improving, etc.
|Canon EOS D60||2002|
|Canon EOS R||2018|
Type of camera
Canon EOS D60 is a DSLR camera while Canon EOS R is a Mirrorless camera. More information about their differences will come soon.
Sensors / crop factor
These cameras have different sensors. Canon EOS D60 has a "APSC"-sensor while Canon EOS R 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 D60||80 mm
Canon APS-C sensor
Crop factor/focal length multiplier by * 1.6
|Canon EOS R||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 D60 has a 6,3 MP (Megapixels) resolution while Canon EOS R has 30 MP. If we break down this in more detail this is the data behind the numbers:
|Canon EOS D60||
3072 x 2048
|Canon EOS R||
6720 x 4480
Canon EOS R has a 379 % larger resolution than Canon EOS D60. 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 R has a larger ISO-range than Canon EOS D60. Canon EOS R has an ISO range that stretches from 100 to 40000 while Canon EOS D60 has 100 to 1000.
|Canon EOS D60||100-1000|
|Canon EOS R||100-40000|
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 D60 do not work with Canon EF-S lenses but this is also shown at our compatibility charts.
Worth mentioning is that Canon EOS R 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 D60
Lens compatibility chart for Canon EOS R
Pictures per second
Depending on what you are shooting the FPS, or frames/pictures per second, can definitely be of interest. Canon EOS D60 can shoot up to 3 pictures per seconds and Canon EOS R can shoot up to 8 pictures per seconds.
|Camera||FPS (Frames per second)|
|Canon EOS D60||3|
|Canon EOS R||8|
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 R. Sadly, the Canon EOS D60 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 D60 weighs 855 gr (equal to 1,88 lb) which is 30% heavier than Canon EOS R and its 660 gr (or 1,46 lb).
|Canon EOS D60||855 gr
|Canon EOS R||660 gr