Canon EOS Kiss M2 vs Canon EOS 5D
These cameras are both manufacturered by Canon.Canon EOS Kiss M2 were released 2020 and Canon EOS 5D was released 2005. That is a 15 years difference. In tech, this period of time can be of interest since technology is always improving etc.
|Canon EOS Kiss M2||Canon||2020|
|Canon EOS 5D||Canon||2005|
Type of camera
Canon EOS Kiss M2 is a Mirrorless camera while Canon EOS 5D is a DSLR camera. More information about their differences will come soon.
Sensors / crop factor
These cameras have different sensors. Canon EOS Kiss M2 has a "APSC"-sensor while Canon EOS 5D has a "FF"-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 Kiss M2||80 mm||(a Canon APS-C sensor have a crop factor / focal length multiplier by * 1.6)|
|Canon EOS 5D||50 mm||(a fullframe sensor does not have a crop factor / focal length multiplier)|
Learn more about crop factor and focal length multiplier here:
Camera selection can affect the focal length (Canon)
|Camera||Megapixels||Pixel (total)||Pixels (width)||Pixels (height)|
|Canon EOS Kiss M2||24 MP||24000000||6000||4000|
|Canon EOS 5D||12,7 MP||12719616||4368||2912|
Canon EOS Kiss M2 has a 89 % larger resolution than Canon EOS 5D. 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.
|Canon EOS Kiss M2||100-25600|
|Canon EOS 5D||50-3200|
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.
Worth mentioning is that Canon EOS Kiss M2 belong to the Canon EOS M-system and need an adapter to work with Canons EF, EF-S, MP-E and TS-E lenses. You can read more about this adapter here:
Read more about Canon Lens Mount Adapter EF-EOS M
Pictures per second
Depending on what you are shooting the FPS, or frames/pictures per second, can definately be of interest. Canon EOS Kiss M2 can shoot up to 10 pictures per seconds and Canon EOS 5D can shoot up to 3 pictures per seconds.
|Camera||FPS (Frames per second)|
|Canon EOS Kiss M2||10|
|Canon EOS 5D||3|
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 Kiss M2||387 gr||0,85 lb|
|Canon EOS 5D||895 gr||1,97 lb|