Canon EOS 5Ds vs Nikon D810 Specifications Comparison

Canon’s newly announced EOS 5DS and EOS 5DS R DSLR cameras uses the 50.6MP full-frame sensor made by Canon.  Canon EOS 5Ds vs Nikon D810 specifications comparison table can be seen below.

To see the difference between Canon EOS 5Ds vs Nikon D810 digital SLR cameras we have put together EOS 5Ds vs D810 specs comparison table below.

Canon EOS 5Ds features dual DIGIC 6 processors, a 61-point AF system with 41 cross-type points and a 150,000-pixel RGB+IR metering sensor with 252 zones. The EOS 5DS and 5DS R are capable of 1080/30p HD video recording and offer dual SD/CF card slots.

The Nikon D810 features a brand new 36.3 megapixel sensor with no optical low pass filter, Expeed 4 image processing engine, 51-point auto-focus system, 5fps burst shooting at full resolution.

Canon EOS 5Ds vs Nikon D810 Specifications Comparison


Below you can see the specs comparison table of Canon EOS 5Ds vs Nikon D810 DSLR cameras. Some differences like sensor, image size, shooting speed, lcd size etc.. detailed as bold on the table.

Feature EOS 5Ds D810
Sensor Resolution 50.6 MP 36.3 MP
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Size 36 x 24 mm 35.9 x 24 mm
Sensor Type Full Frame Full Frame
AA Filter “5Ds: Yes | 5Ds R: No” No
Image Size 8688 x 5792 7360 x 4912
Image Processor Dual DIGIC 6 Expeed 4
Viewfinder Type Optical (pentaprism) Optical (tunnel)
Viewfinder Coverage %100 %100
Viewfinder Magnification 0.71x 0.7x
Storage Media SD/SDHC/SDXC, CompactFlash SD/SDHC/SDXC, CompactFlash
Continuous Shooting Speed 5 FPS 5 FPS
Max Shutter Speed 1/8000 to 30 sec 1/8000 to 30 sec
Native ISO Sensitivity ISO 100-6,400 ISO 64-12,800
Boosted ISO Sensitivity ISO 12,800 ISO 32, ISO 51,200
Autofocus System 61 points 51 points
Video Output H.264 H.264, MPEG-4
Video Maximum Resolution 1920 x 1080 (30, 25, 24 fps) 1920 x 1080 (60p, 50p, 30p, 25p, 24p)
LCD Size 3.2″ Fixed TFT-LCD 3.2″ Fixed TFT-LCD
LCD Resolution 1,040,000 dots 1,229,000 dots
Exposure Compensation ±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps) ±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 1 EV steps)
AE Bracketing ±3 (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps) ±5 (2, 3, 5, 7 frames at 1/3 EV, 2/3 EV, 1 EV steps)
WB Bracketing Yes Yes
Timelapse recording Yes Yes
GPS No Optional
Built-in Wi-Fi No No
Built-in Flash No Yes
Battery LP-E6 EN-EL15
Battery Life 700 shots (CIPA) 1,200 shots (CIPA)
USB Version 3.0 3.0
Dimensions 152 x 116 x 76 mm 146 x 123 x 82 mm
Weight 930g 880g

Canon EOS 5DsDSLR Camera Price

The cameras will be available in June 2015. The Canon EOS 5DS will sell for $3699 body-only; the EOS 5DS R will sell for $3899 body-only.

50MP Canon EOS 5Ds and 5Ds R
Canon EOS 5DS Body Only $3,699.00 Amazon | Adorama
Canon EOS 5DS R Body Only $3,899.00 Amazon | Adorama
EF 11-24mm f/4L USM lens $2,999.00 Amazon | Adorama

Nikon D810 DSLR Camera Price

Buy D810 FX-format Digital SLR Camera
Nikon D810 FX-format Digital SLR Camera Body Only $3,296.95 Amazon | Adorama
Nikon D810 FX-format Digital SLR Camera 3 Lens Filmmakers Kit $4,996.95 Amazon | Adorama