Canon EOS R6 vs Nikon D70s
ManufacturingCanon EOS R6 were released 2020 and Nikon D70s 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 R6||Canon||2020|
Type of camera
Canon EOS R6 is a Mirrorless camera while Nikon D70s is a DSLR camera. More information about their differences will come soon.
Sensors / crop factor
These cameras have different sensors. Canon EOS R6 has a "FF"-sensor while Nikon D70s 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 R6||50 mm||(a fullframe sensor does not have a crop factor / focal length multiplier)|
|Nikon D70s||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)
|Camera||Megapixels||Pixel (total)||Pixels (width)||Pixels (height)|
|Canon EOS R6||20 MP||19961856||5472||3648|
|Nikon D70s||6 MP||6016000||3008||2000|
Canon EOS R6 has a 232 % larger resolution than Nikon D70s. 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 R6||100-102400|
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 R6 belong to the Canon EOS R-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 R
Pictures per second
Depending on what you are shooting the FPS, or frames/pictures per second, can definately be of interest. Canon EOS R6 can shoot up to 20 pictures per seconds and Nikon D70s can shoot up to 3 pictures per seconds.
|Camera||FPS (Frames per second)|
|Canon EOS R6||20|
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 R6||680 gr||1,5 lb|
|Nikon D70s||679 gr||1,5 lb|