Nikon D1H vs Canon EOS R10

This is a full comparison between the cameras Nikon D1H and Canon EOS R10. We compare them by looking at the categories you see below.


Nikon D1H is manufacturered by Nikon but Canon EOS R10 is from Canon. Both Nikon and Canon are well known brands though.

Nikon D1H were released 2001 and Canon EOS R10 was released 2022. That is a 21 years difference. In tech, this period can be of interest since technology is always improving, etc.

Camera Released
Nikon D1H 2001
Canon EOS R10 2022

Type of camera

Nikon D1H is a DSLR camera while Canon EOS R10 is a Mirrorless camera. More information about their differences will come soon.

Sensors / crop factor

These cameras have different sensors. Nikon D1H has a "DX"-sensor while Canon EOS R10 has a "APSC"-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 **
Nikon D1H 75 mm
Nikon DX sensor
Crop factor/focal length multiplier by * 1.5
Canon EOS R10 80 mm
Canon APS-C sensor
Crop factor/focal length multiplier by * 1.6

** 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 (Nikon)
Camera selection can affect the focal length (Canon)


Nikon D1H has a 2,6 MP (Megapixels) resolution while Canon EOS R10 has 24 MP. If we break down this in more detail this is the data behind the numbers:

Camera Megapixels
Nikon D1H 2,6 MP
2624000 pixels
2000 x 1312
Canon EOS R10 24 MP
24000000 pixels
6000 x 4000

Canon EOS R10 has a 815 % larger resolution than Nikon D1H. 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.

ISO range

Canon EOS R10 has a larger ISO-range than Nikon D1H. Canon EOS R10 has an ISO range that stretches from 100 to 32000 while Nikon D1H has 200 to 1600.

Camera ISO Range
Nikon D1H 200-1600
Canon EOS R10 100-32000

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 R10 belongs to the Canon EOS R-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 R

Here is a complete overview of which lenses work with each camera:
Lens compatibility chart for Nikon D1H
Lens compatibility chart for Canon EOS R10

Pictures per second

Depending on what you are shooting the FPS, or frames/pictures per second, can definitely be of interest. Nikon D1H can shoot up to 5 pictures per seconds and Canon EOS R10 can shoot up to 15 pictures per seconds.

Camera FPS (Frames per second)
Nikon D1H 5
Canon EOS R10 15

Ability to record movies

It is becoming more and more popular to record movies with digital cameras.

It is only one of these two cameras that support recording movies and movie clips and that is Canon EOS R10. Sadly, the Nikon D1H does not support this.


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 D1H weighs 1200 gr (equal to 2,65 lb) which is 182% heavier than Canon EOS R10 and its 426 gr (or 0,94 lb).

Camera Weight
Nikon D1H 1200 gr
2,65 lb
Canon EOS R10 426 gr
0,94 lb