Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.
Canon EOS 1300D / Rebel T6 vs Nikon D5100 Specs
All specs: Main page for EOS 1300D
All specs: Main page for D5100
EOS 1300D vs D5100 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 D5100: Viewfinder
The EOS 1300D has an optical viewfinder with penta mirror. It has magnification of 0.50x and covers 95% of view field.
The D5100 features an optical viewfinder with a penta mirror that also covers 95% of the field of view, its magnification is c. 0.52x.
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 D5100
Canon EOS 1300D VS Nikon D5100 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Canon EOS 1300D / Rebel T6 a better choice
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||18.00||16.20|
|Larger lens selection (3)||220||200|
|Weighs less (2)||485g|
Conclusion: Advantages of the EOS 1300D are the higher resolution, the larger selection of lenses and the lower weight than the D5100. Another advantage over the D5100: the built-in wifi that permits remote shooting and image transfer without the need for a cable connection.
The EOS 1300D scores 12 points.
Otherwise why to choose Nikon D5100
|Sensor cleaning (3)|
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||3||4|
|Auto Focus points (4)||9||11|
|Articulated monitor (2)|
|External microphone (2)|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||500||570|
Conclusion: Advantages of the D5100 are built-in automatic sensor cleaning, that the camera is faster and the faster and more accurate auto focus. Additional pros for the Nikon are the articulated display, the connector for an external microphone and that the battery has more stamina.
Yields 18 points for the D5100.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Sensitivity||100 - 6400 ISO||100 - 6400 ISO|
|Sensor resolution (MP)||0.92||0.92|
|Video resolution||1920 x 1080||1920 x 1080|
|Canon EOS 1300D VS Nikon D5100 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the EOS 1300D and D5100
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Canon EOS 1300D / Rebel T6
We recommend Nikon D5100 as better choice.
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