Nikon D1 vs Canon EOS 90D
ManufacturingNikon D1 were released 1999 and Canon EOS 90D was released 2019. That is a 20 years difference. In tech, this period of time can be of interest since technology is always improving etc.
|Canon EOS 90D||Canon||2019|
Type of camera
Both these cameras are DSLR cameras. No difference there.
Sensors / crop factor
These cameras have different sensors. Nikon D1 has a "DX"-sensor while Canon EOS 90D has a "APSC"-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")|
|Nikon D1||75 mm||(a Nikon DX sensor have a crop factor / focal length multiplier by * 1.5)|
|Canon EOS 90D||80 mm||(a Canon APS-C sensor have a crop factor / focal length multiplier by * 1.6)|
Learn more about crop factor and focal length multiplier here:
Camera selection can affect the focal length (Nikon)
Camera selection can affect the focal length (Canon)
|Camera||Megapixels||Pixel (total)||Pixels (width)||Pixels (height)|
|Nikon D1||2,7 MP||2624000||2000||1312|
|Canon EOS 90D||33 MP||32294400||6960||4640|
Canon EOS 90D has a 1131 % larger resolution than Nikon D1. 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 90D||100-25600|
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.
Pictures per second
Depending on what you are shooting the FPS, or frames/pictures per second, can definately be of interest. Nikon D1 can shoot up to 4,5 pictures per seconds and Canon EOS 90D can shoot up to 11 pictures per seconds.
|Camera||FPS (Frames per second)|
|Canon EOS 90D||11|
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)|
|Nikon D1||1200 gr||2,65 lb|
|Canon EOS 90D||701 gr||1,55 lb|