Canon EOS Rebel T6s vs Nikon D810A
This is a full comparison between the cameras Canon EOS Rebel T6s and Nikon D810A. We compare them by looking at the categories you see below.
Canon EOS Rebel T6s is manufacturered by Canon but Nikon D810A is from Nikon. Both Canon and Nikon are well known brands though.These two camera models were both released 2015.
|Canon EOS Rebel T6s||2015|
Type of camera
Both these cameras are DSLR cameras. No difference there.
Sensors / crop factor
These cameras have different sensors. Canon EOS Rebel T6s has a "APSC"-sensor while Nikon D810A has a "FX"-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 Rebel T6s||80 mm
Canon APS-C sensor
Crop factor/focal length multiplier by * 1.6
|Nikon D810A||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)
Camera selection can affect the focal length (Nikon)
Canon EOS Rebel T6s has a 24 MP (Megapixels) resolution while Nikon D810A has 36 MP. If we break down this in more detail this is the data behind the numbers:
|Canon EOS Rebel T6s||
6000 x 4000
7360 x 4912
Nikon D810A has a 51 % larger resolution than Canon EOS Rebel T6s. 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 Rebel T6s has a larger ISO-range than Nikon D810A. Canon EOS Rebel T6s has an ISO range that stretches from 100 to 12800 while Nikon D810A has 200 to 12800.
|Canon EOS Rebel T6s||100-12800|
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.
Here is a complete overview of which lenses work with each camera:
Lens compatibility chart for Canon EOS Rebel T6s
Lens compatibility chart for Nikon D810A
Pictures per second
Depending on what you are shooting the FPS, or frames/pictures per second, can definitely be of interest. Canon EOS Rebel T6s can shoot up to 5 pictures per seconds and Nikon D810A can shoot up to 5 pictures per seconds.
|Camera||FPS (Frames per second)|
|Canon EOS Rebel T6s||5|
Ability to record movies
It is becoming more and more popular to record movies with digital cameras.
In this case, both Canon EOS Rebel T6s and Nikon D810A can shoot movies.
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.
Nikon D810A weighs 880 gr (equal to 1,94 lb) which is 56% heavier than Canon EOS Rebel T6s and its 565 gr (or 1,25 lb).
|Canon EOS Rebel T6s||565 gr
|Nikon D810A||880 gr