Canon EOS 1300D (Rebel T6) vs Nikon D7100 Compare

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EOS 1300D is a Beginner DSLR, while the D7100 is categorized as a Amateur DSLR.

EOS 1300D vs D7100 - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Canon EOS 1300D / Rebel T6 vs Nikon D7100 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

D7100

  • Introduced in February 2013
  • Amateur DSLR
  • Sensor: APS-C (DX)
  • 24 megapixel
  • 6 frames/second
  • 100 - 25600 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • Viewfinder: Optical (Penta prism)
  • 80.00mm (3.1") Monitor
  • Lens mount F
  • No WiFi
  • 135.5 x 106.5 x 76mm³ (5.3" x 4.2" x 3.0")
  • 765g (24.7 oz.)

All specs: Main page for D7100

EOS 1300D vs D7100 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 D7100 sensor comparison

EOS 1300D vs D7100: Viewfinder

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

The D7100 has an optical viewfinder with a penta prism. It's magnification is 0.62x 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)

D7100 (0.62x)

Simulated viewfinder of the EOS 1300DSimulated viewfinder of the D7100

Better choice: Nikon D7100

Canon EOS 1300D VS Nikon D7100 Other Specs Comparison

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

EOS 1300D

D7100

Larger lens selection (3)220200
Weighs less (2)485g
(15.6 oz.)
765g
(24.7 oz.)
WiFi (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the EOS 1300D are the larger selection of lenses, the lower weight than the D7100 and the built-in wifi that permits remote shooting and image transfer without the need for a cable connection.

The EOS 1300D scores 7 points.

Otherwise why to choose Nikon D7100

EOS 1300D

D7100

Sensor cleaning (3)
Wider resolution (5, megapixel)18.0024.10
Higher speed (4, frames/second)36
Auto Focus points (4)951
Better sensibility (4)100 - 6400 ISO100 - 25600 ISO
Better viewfinder (4)Penta mirrorPenta prism
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)0.921.23
External microphone (2)
Longer battery life (3, photos)500950

Conclusion: Advantages of the D7100 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 connector for an external microphone and that the battery has more stamina.

Yields 31 points for the D7100.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

EOS 1300D

D7100

Sensor formatAPS-CAPS-C
Built-in flash
Video resolution1920 x 10801920 x 1080
Similar size1014cm³1097cm³
Canon EOS 1300D VS Nikon D7100 Dimensions

Look at front view of the EOS 1300D and D7100

EOS 1300D und D7100, front viewEOS 1300D und D7100, front view

Top view of cameras

EOS 1300D und D7100, view from aboveEOS 1300D und D7100, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Canon EOS 1300D / Rebel T6

Nikon D7100

7
31

We recommend Nikon D7100 as better choice.

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