Canon EOS 1300D (Rebel T6) vs Canon EOS 60D Compare

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EOS 1300D is a Beginner DSLR, while the EOS 60D is categorized as a Amateur DSLR.

EOS 1300D vs EOS 60D - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Canon EOS 1300D / Rebel T6 vs Canon EOS 60D Specs

EOS 1300D

  • Introduced in June 2016
  • Beginner DSLR
  • Sensor: APS-C
  • 18 megapixel
  • 3 frames/second
  • 100 - 6400 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • Viewfinder: Optical (Penta mirror)
  • 76.00mm (3.0") Monitor
  • Lens mount EF, EF-S
  • WiFi built-in
  • 129.0 x 101.3 x 77.6mm³ (5.1" x 4.0" x 3.1")
  • 485g (15.6 oz.)

All specs: Main page for EOS 1300D

EOS 60D

  • Introduced in September 2010
  • Amateur DSLR
  • Sensor: APS-C
  • 18 megapixel
  • 5 frames/second
  • 100 - 6400 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • Viewfinder: Optical (Penta prism)
  • 76.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount EF, EF-S
  • No WiFi
  • 144.5 x 105.8 x 78.6mm³ (5.7" x 4.2" x 3.1")
  • 755g (24.4 oz.)

All specs: Main page for EOS 60D

EOS 1300D vs EOS 60D Sensors

On the pictures below the sensor areas of cameras are highlighted.

This infographic highlights the sensor areas of both models compared to other common sensor formats:

Info graphic: EOS 1300D an EOS 60D sensor comparison

EOS 1300D vs EOS 60D: Viewfinder

The EOS 1300D has an optical viewfinder with penta mirror. It has magnification of 0.50x and covers 95% of view field.

The EOS 60D has an optical viewfinder with a penta prism. It's magnification is 0.59x covering 96% of view field.

Viewfinder magnifications of compared cameras. The black area shows a magnification of 1x, relative to native size; in red is a magnification of 0.85x.

EOS 1300D (0.50x)

EOS 60D (0.59x)

Simulated viewfinder of the EOS 1300DSimulated viewfinder of the EOS 60D

Better choice: Canon EOS 60D

Canon EOS 1300D VS Canon EOS 60D Other Specs Comparison

Why is Canon EOS 1300D / Rebel T6 a better choice

EOS 1300D

EOS 60D

Weighs less (2)485g
(15.6 oz.)
755g
(24.4 oz.)
More portable (2)1014cm³
(64 cu.in.)
1202cm³
(76 cu.in.)
WiFi (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the EOS 1300D are the lower weight than the EOS 60D, the more compact size and the built-in wifi that permits remote shooting and image transfer without the need for a cable connection.

The EOS 1300D scores 6 points.

Otherwise why to choose Canon EOS 60D

EOS 1300D

EOS 60D

Sensor cleaning (3)
Higher speed (4, frames/second)35
Better viewfinder (4)Penta mirrorPenta prism
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)0.921.04
Articulated monitor (2)
External microphone (2)
Longer battery life (3, photos)500900
Environmental sealing (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the EOS 60D are built-in automatic sensor cleaning, that the camera is faster and the better viewfinder. We also like that the display has a higher resolution, the articulated display and the connector for an external microphone. Another advantage over the EOS 1300D: that the battery has more stamina.

Yields 20 points for the EOS 60D.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

EOS 1300D

EOS 60D

Sensor formatAPS-CAPS-C
Resolution (megapixel)18.0018.00
Sensitivity100 - 6400 ISO100 - 6400 ISO
Lens selection220220
Built-in flash
Video resolution1920 x 10801920 x 1080
Canon EOS 1300D VS Canon EOS 60D Dimensions

Look at front view of the EOS 1300D and EOS 60D

EOS 1300D und EOS 60D, front viewEOS 1300D und EOS 60D, front view

Top view of cameras

EOS 1300D und EOS 60D, view from aboveEOS 1300D und EOS 60D, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Canon EOS 1300D / Rebel T6

Canon EOS 60D

6
20

We recommend Canon EOS 60D as better choice.

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