Nikon Z fc vs Canon EOS Kiss M2
This is a full comparison between the cameras Nikon Z fc and Canon EOS Kiss M2. We compare them by looking at the categories you see below.
Nikon Z fc is manufacturered by Nikon but Canon EOS Kiss M2 is from Canon. Both Nikon and Canon are well known brands though.Nikon Z fc were released 2021 and Canon EOS Kiss M2 was released 2020. That is a 1 years difference. In tech, this period can be of interest since technology is always improving, etc.
|Nikon Z fc||2021|
|Canon EOS Kiss M2||2020|
Type of camera
Both these cameras are Mirrorless cameras. No difference there.
Sensors / crop factor
These cameras have different sensors. Nikon Z fc has a "DX"-sensor while Canon EOS Kiss M2 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 Z fc||75 mm
Nikon DX sensor
Crop factor/focal length multiplier by * 1.5
|Canon EOS Kiss M2||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 Z fc has a 21 MP (Megapixels) resolution while Canon EOS Kiss M2 has 24 MP. If we break down this in more detail this is the data behind the numbers:
|Nikon Z fc||
5568 x 3712
|Canon EOS Kiss M2||
6000 x 4000
Canon EOS Kiss M2 has a 16 % larger resolution than Nikon Z fc. 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.
Nikon Z fc has a larger ISO-range than Canon EOS Kiss M2. Nikon Z fc has an ISO range that stretches from 100 to 51200 while Canon EOS Kiss M2 has 100 to 25600.
|Nikon Z fc||100-51200|
|Canon EOS Kiss M2||100-25600|
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 Kiss M2 belongs to the Canon EOS M-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 M
Here is a complete overview of which lenses work with each camera:
Lens compatibility chart for Nikon Z fc
Lens compatibility chart for Canon EOS Kiss M2
Pictures per second
Depending on what you are shooting the FPS, or frames/pictures per second, can definitely be of interest. Nikon Z fc can shoot up to 11 pictures per seconds and Canon EOS Kiss M2 can shoot up to 10 pictures per seconds.
|Camera||FPS (Frames per second)|
|Nikon Z fc||11|
|Canon EOS Kiss M2||10|
Ability to record movies
It is becoming more and more popular to record movies with digital cameras.
In this case, both Nikon Z fc and Canon EOS Kiss M2 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 Z fc weighs 445 gr (equal to 0,98 lb) which is 15% heavier than Canon EOS Kiss M2 and its 387 gr (or 0,85 lb).
|Nikon Z fc||445 gr
|Canon EOS Kiss M2||387 gr