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Canon EOS 1300D / Rebel T6 vs Nikon D500 Specs
All specs: Main page for EOS 1300D
All specs: Main page for D500
EOS 1300D vs D500 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:
EOS 1300D vs D500: Viewfinder
The EOS 1300D has an optical viewfinder with penta mirror. It has magnification of 0.50x and covers 95% of view field.
The D500 has an optical viewfinder with a penta prism. It's magnification is 0.66x covering 100% 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)
Better choice: Nikon D500
Canon EOS 1300D VS Nikon D500 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Canon EOS 1300D / Rebel T6 a better choice
|Larger lens selection (3)||220||200|
|Built-in flash (2)|
|Weighs less (2)||485g|
|More portable (2)||1014cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the EOS 1300D are the larger selection of lenses, the built-in flash and the lower weight than the D500. Another advantage over the D500: the more compact size.
The EOS 1300D scores 9 points.
Otherwise why to choose Nikon D500
|Sensor cleaning (3)|
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||18.00||20.90|
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||3||10|
|Auto Focus points (4)||9||153|
|Better sensibility (4)||100 - 6400 ISO||100 - 51200 ISO|
|Better viewfinder (4)||Penta mirror||Penta prism|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||0.92||2.36|
|Articulated monitor (2)|
|Touch screen (2)|
|Better Video (2)||1920 x 1080||3840 x 2160|
|External microphone (2)|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||500||1200|
|USB 3.0 (2)|
|Environmental sealing (2)|
Conclusion: Advantages of the D500 are built-in automatic sensor cleaning, the higher resolution and that the camera is faster. Additional pros for the Nikon are the faster and more accurate auto focus, the larger sensitivity and the better viewfinder. We also like that the display has a higher resolution, the articulated display and the rather comfortable touch screen. A recommendation of the D500 is made easy by the superior video recording, the connector for an external microphone and that the battery has more stamina. Another advantage over the EOS 1300D: the support for USB 3.0. HArdly a luxury, given today's image size and the requirements of 4K video.
Yields 39 points for the D500.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Canon EOS 1300D VS Nikon D500 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the EOS 1300D and D500
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Canon EOS 1300D / Rebel T6
We recommend Nikon D500 as better choice.
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