Nikon D810 vs Canon EOS Rebel

This is a full comparison between the cameras Nikon D810 and Canon EOS Rebel. We compare them by looking at the categories you see below.

Nikon D810
Canon EOS Rebel

Manufacturing

Nikon D810 is manufacturered by Nikon but Canon EOS Rebel is from Canon. Both Nikon and Canon are well known brands though.

Nikon D810 were released 2014 and Canon EOS Rebel was released 2003. That is a 11 years difference. In tech, this period of time can be of interest since technology is always improving etc.

Camera Manufacturer Released
Nikon D810 Nikon 2014
Canon EOS Rebel Canon 2003

Type of camera

Both these cameras are DSLR cameras. No difference there.

Sensors / crop factor

These cameras have different sensors. Nikon D810 has a "FX"-sensor while Canon EOS Rebel 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 D810 50 mm (a fullframe sensor does not have a crop factor / focal length multiplier)
Canon EOS Rebel 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)

Resolution

Nikon D810 has a 36 MP (Megapixels) resolution while Canon EOS Rebel has 6,3 MP. If we break down this in more detail this is the data behind the numbers:

Camera Megapixels Pixel (total) Pixels (width) Pixels (height)
Nikon D810 36 MP 36152320 7360 4912
Canon EOS Rebel 6,3 MP 6291456 3072 2048

Nikon D810 has a 475 % larger resolution than Canon EOS Rebel. 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.

ISO range

Nikon D810 has a larger ISO-range than Canon EOS Rebel. Nikon D810 has an ISO range that stretches from 64 to 12800 while Canon EOS Rebel has 100 to 1600.

Camera ISO Range
Nikon D810 64-12800
Canon EOS Rebel 100-1600

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.

Lens compatibility chart for Nikon D810
Lens compatibility chart for Canon EOS Rebel

Pictures per second

Depending on what you are shooting the FPS, or frames/pictures per second, can definately be of interest. Nikon D810 can shoot up to 5 pictures per seconds and Canon EOS Rebel can shoot up to 2,5 pictures per seconds.

Camera FPS (Frames per second)
Nikon D810 5
Canon EOS Rebel 2,5

Ability to record movies

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

Though, neither Nikon D810 or Canon EOS Rebel can shoot movies so if that is a functionality that you are really looking for you should look elsewhere.

Weight

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.

Nikon D810 weighs 980 gr (equal to 2,16 lb) which is 52% heavier than Canon EOS Rebel and its 645 gr (or 1,42 lb).

Camera Weight (in gram) Weight (in pounds)
Nikon D810 980 gr 2,16 lb
Canon EOS Rebel 645 gr 1,42 lb