Nikon Z30 vs Canon EOS Rebel T7i

This is a full comparison between the cameras Nikon Z30 and Canon EOS Rebel T7i. We compare them by looking at the categories you see below.

Nikon Z30
Canon EOS Rebel T7i


Nikon Z30 is manufacturered by Nikon but Canon EOS Rebel T7i is from Canon. Both Nikon and Canon are well known brands though.

Nikon Z30 were released 2022 and Canon EOS Rebel T7i was released 2017. That is a 5 years difference. In tech, this period of time can be of interest since technology is always improving etc.

Camera Manufacturer Released
Nikon Z30 Nikon 2022
Canon EOS Rebel T7i Canon 2017

Type of camera

Nikon Z30 is a Mirrorless camera while Canon EOS Rebel T7i is a DSLR camera. More information about their differences will come soon.

Sensors / crop factor

These cameras have different sensors. Nikon Z30 has a "DX"-sensor while Canon EOS Rebel T7i 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 Z30 75 mm (a Nikon DX sensor have a crop factor / focal length multiplier by * 1.5)
Canon EOS Rebel T7i 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)


Nikon Z30 has a 21 MP (Megapixels) resolution while Canon EOS Rebel T7i has 24 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 Z30 21 MP 20668416 5568 3712
Canon EOS Rebel T7i 24 MP 24000000 6000 4000

Canon EOS Rebel T7i has a 16 % larger resolution than Nikon Z30. 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 Z30 has a larger ISO-range than Canon EOS Rebel T7i. Nikon Z30 has an ISO range that stretches from 100 to 51200 while Canon EOS Rebel T7i has 100 to 25600.

Camera ISO Range
Nikon Z30 100-51200
Canon EOS Rebel T7i 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.

Here is a complete overview of which lenses that work with each camera:
Lens compatibility chart for Nikon Z30
Lens compatibility chart for Canon EOS Rebel T7i

Pictures per second

Depending on what you are shooting the FPS, or frames/pictures per second, can definately be of interest. Nikon Z30 can shoot up to 11 pictures per seconds and Canon EOS Rebel T7i can shoot up to 6 pictures per seconds.

Camera FPS (Frames per second)
Nikon Z30 11
Canon EOS Rebel T7i 6

Ability to record movies

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

In this case, both Nikon Z30 and Canon EOS Rebel T7i can shoot movies.


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.

Canon EOS Rebel T7i weighs 532 gr (equal to 1,17 lb) which is 31% heavier than Nikon Z30 and its 405 gr (or 0,89 lb).

Camera Weight (in gram) Weight (in pounds)
Nikon Z30 405 gr 0,89 lb
Canon EOS Rebel T7i 532 gr 1,17 lb