Canon EOS 70D vs Canon EOS 7D Specs Comparison

Canon has officially announced its mid-range Canon EOS 70D digital SLR camera. Canon EOs 70D specs comparison with other Canon DSLR cameras series now available with Canon EOS 7D.

Canon EOS 70D is an APS-C camera with a brand-new 20.2MP “Dual Pixel CMOS AF” sensor and features 19-point AF module from the EOS 7D for viewfinder shooting, touchscreen control via its fully articulated 3″ LCD, and built-in Wi-Fi.  Canon EOS 70D is aimed at photographers looking to take their photography more seriously, See full preview for EOS 70D here.

Canon EOS 7D DSLR camera features are an 18.0 effective megapixel CMOS sensor, HD video recording, 8.0 frames per second continuous shooting, viewfinder which offers 1.0X magnification and 100% coverage, 19 point auto-focus system, movie mode, and built-in Speedlite transmitter.

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Canon EOS 70D vs Canon EOS 7D Specs Comparison

Here is a full specs comparison for newly announced Canon EOS 70D and EOS 7D.  Below you can see the comparison table of EOS 70D vs EOS 7D DSLR cameras.

Some differences like sensor, image size, shooting speed, lcd size etc.. detailed as bold on the table.

Feature EOS 70D EOS 7D
Sensor Resolution 20.2 MP 18.0 MP
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Size 22.5x15mm 22.3×14.9mm
Image Size 5472 x 3648 5184 x 3456
Image Processor Digic 5+ Dual Digic 4
Viewfinder Type Pentaprism Pentaprism
Viewfinder Coverage 98% 100%
Viewfinder Magnification 0.95x 1x
Storage Media SD/SDHC/SDXC CF
Continuous Shooting Speed 7 FPS 8 FPS
Max Shutter Speed 1/8000 to 30 sec 1/8000 to 30 sec
Native ISO Sensitivity ISO 100-12,800 ISO 100-6,400
Boosted ISO Sensitivity ISO 25,600 ISO 12,800
Autofocus System 19 points 19 points
Built-in Flash Yes Yes
Video Output H.264 H.264
Video Resolution 1920 x 1080 (29.97, 25, 23.976 fps), 1280 x 720 (59.94, 50 fps), 640 x 480 (59.94, 50 fps) 1920 x 1080 (30, 25, 24 fps), 1280 x 720 (60, 50 fps), 640 x 480 (60, 50 fps)
LCD Size 3″ TFT-LCD 3″ TFT-LCD
LCD Resolution 1,040,000 dots 920,000 dots
Articulated LCD Fully articulated Fixed
Exposure Compensation ±5 EV (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps) ±5 EV (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
AE Bracketing ±3 (2, 3, 5, 7 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps) ±3 (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
Battery LP-E6 LP-E6
Battery Life (CIPA) 920 shots 800 shots
USB Version 2 2
GPS Optional Optional(GP-E2)
Dimensions 132 x 105 x 77 mm 148 x 111 x 74 mm
Weight 755g 860g
Price $1,199.00 $1,299.00

The new Canon EOS 70D digital SLR camera body only price is $1,199.00. The Canon EOS 70D is available to buy from the camera stores below.

Where to Buy Canon EOS 70D, Price and Order Options

Store Price Amazon Adorama
Canon EOS 70D Digital SLR Camera body only $1,199.00 Buy Buy
Canon EOS 70D 20.2 MP Digital SLR Camera and EF-S 18-55mm F3.5-5.6 IS STM Kit $1,349.00 Buy Buy
Canon EOS 70D 20.2 MP Digital SLR Camera and EF-S 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 IS STM Kit $1,549.00 Buy Buy