Canon EOS M10 vs Canon EOS 1Ds
This is a full comparison between the cameras Canon EOS M10 and Canon EOS 1Ds. We compare them by looking at the categories you see below.
These cameras are both manufactured by Canon.Canon EOS M10 were released 2015 and Canon EOS 1Ds was released 2002. That is a 13 years difference. In tech, this period can be of interest since technology is always improving, etc.
|Canon EOS M10||2015|
|Canon EOS 1Ds||2002|
Type of camera
Canon EOS M10 is a Mirrorless camera while Canon EOS 1Ds is a DSLR camera. More information about their differences will come soon.
Sensors / crop factor
These cameras have different sensors. Canon EOS M10 has a "APSC"-sensor while Canon EOS 1Ds 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 M10||80 mm
Canon APS-C sensor
Crop factor/focal length multiplier by * 1.6
|Canon EOS 1Ds||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 M10 has a 18 MP (Megapixels) resolution while Canon EOS 1Ds has 11 MP. If we break down this in more detail this is the data behind the numbers:
|Canon EOS M10||
5184 x 3456
|Canon EOS 1Ds||
4064 x 2704
Canon EOS M10 has a 63 % larger resolution than Canon EOS 1Ds. 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 M10 has a larger ISO-range than Canon EOS 1Ds. Canon EOS M10 has an ISO range that stretches from 100 to 12800 while Canon EOS 1Ds has 50 to 1250.
|Canon EOS M10||100-12800|
|Canon EOS 1Ds||50-1250|
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 M10 belongs to the Canon EOS M-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 M
Here is a complete overview of which lenses work with each camera:
Lens compatibility chart for Canon EOS M10
Lens compatibility chart for Canon EOS 1Ds
Pictures per second
Depending on what you are shooting the FPS, or frames/pictures per second, can definitely be of interest. Canon EOS M10 can shoot up to 4,6 pictures per seconds and Canon EOS 1Ds can shoot up to 3 pictures per seconds.
|Camera||FPS (Frames per second)|
|Canon EOS M10||4,6|
|Canon EOS 1Ds||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 M10. Unfortunately Canon EOS 1Ds 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, or carried around, for several hours at a time.
Canon EOS 1Ds weighs 1585 gr (equal to 3,49 lb) which is 427% heavier than Canon EOS M10 and its 301 gr (or 0,66 lb).
|Canon EOS M10||301 gr
|Canon EOS 1Ds||1585 gr