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Nikon D5600 vs Canon EOS 60D Specs
All specs: Main page for D5600
All specs: Main page for EOS 60D
D5600 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:
D5600 vs EOS 60D: Viewfinder
D5600 has an optical viewfinder with penta mirror. It has magnification of 0.54x 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 60D (0.59x)
Better choice: Canon EOS 60D
Nikon D5600 VS Canon EOS 60D Other Specs Comparison
Why is Nikon D5600 a better choice
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||24.20||18.00|
|Auto Focus points (4)||39||9|
|Better sensibility (4)||100 - 25600 ISO||100 - 6400 ISO|
|Touch screen (2)|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||970||900|
|Weighs less (2)||465g|
|More portable (2)||842cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the D5600 are the higher resolution, the faster and more accurate auto focus and the larger sensitivity. We also like the rather comfortable touch screen, that the battery has more stamina and the lower weight than the EOS 60D. Another advantage over 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 D5600 scores 24 points.
Otherwise why to choose Canon EOS 60D
|Better viewfinder (4)||Penta mirror||Penta prism|
|Larger lens selection (3)||200||220|
|Environmental sealing (2)|
Conclusion: Advantages of the EOS 60D are the better viewfinder, the larger selection of lenses.
Yields 7 points for the EOS 60D.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Sensor resolution (MP)||1.04||1.04|
|Video resolution||1920 x 1080||1920 x 1080|
|Nikon D5600 VS Canon EOS 60D Dimensions|
Look at front view of the D5600 and EOS 60D
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Canon EOS 60D
We recommend Nikon D5600 as better choice.
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