Nikon D810 Vs Canon EOS 5D Mark II Comparison
ProductsD810
Nikon D810
EOS 5D Mark II
Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Prices

Whirlwire Rating1951113944
Video Features
Format
  • MP4
  • H.264
MP4
MicrophoneStereo Mono
SpeakerMono Mono
Resolutions
  • 720p @ 60fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
  • 1080p @ 30fps
  • 1080p @ 50fps
  • 1080p @ 60fps
  • 720p @ 30fps
1080p @ 30fps
External mic input
Storage
Storage Slot
  • SD
  • SDXC
  • CF
  • SDHC
CF
Storage Slot Amount2 1
Sensor
Max Resolution7360 x 4912 5616 x 3744
Other Resolutions
  • 5520 x 3680
  • 6144 x 4080
  • 4608 x 3056
  • 4608 x 3680
  • 3072 x 2456
  • 4800 x 3200
  • 3600 x 2400
  • 2400 x 1600
  • 3680 x 2456
  • 6144 x 4912
4080 x 2720
Image Ratio
  • 5:4
  • 3:2
3:2
Megapixels36.3 21.1
SizeFull frame (35.9 x 24 mm) Full frame (36 x 24 mm)
TypeCMOS CMOS
ProcessorExpeed 4 Digic 4
Screen / Viewfinder
Screen Size3.2 3.0
Screen Pixels1,229,000 920,000
Screen TypeTFT LCD TFT liquid-crystal color LCD
Live View
Viewfinder TypeOptical (tunnel) Optical (pentaprism)
Viewfinder Coverage100% 98%
Viewfinder magnification0.7 0.71x
Physical
Weather Sealed
BatteryBattery Pack Battery Pack
Battery ModelEN-EL15 lithium-ion battery Lithium-Ion LP-E6
Battery Life (shots)1,200 850
Weight (grams)980 850
Dimensions146 x 123 x 82 mm 152 x 114 x 75 mm
Optics & Focus
Autofocus
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Selective single-point
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Manual Focus
Number of Focus Points51 9
Lens MountNikon F Canon EF mount
Crop1 1.0x
Image
ISO Range64-12800 100-6400
ISO Minimum32 100
ISO Maximum51,200 25,600
White Balance Presets 6
Custom White Balance
Uncompressed Format
  • RAW
  • TIFF
RAW
JPEG Quality Levels
  • Fine
  • Normal
  • Basic
Fine, Normal
File Format
  • JPEG
  • RAW
  • sRAW
  • TIFF
N/A
Features
Minimum shutter speed30 sec 30 sec
Maximum shutter speed1/8000 sec 1/8000 sec
Aperture Priority
Shutter Priority
Manual Exposure Mode
Exposure Modes
  • Program
  • Shutter priority
  • Aperture priority
  • Manual
N/A
Built-in Flash N/A
Flash Range (M)12.0 N/A
External Flash
Flash Modes
  • Front-curtain sync
  • Slow Sync
  • Rear-curtain sync
  • redeye reduction
  • redeye reduction w/slow sync
  • slow rear-curtain sync
N/A
Flash X Sync Speed1/250 sec 1/250 sec
FPS5 3.9
Self-timer
Metering Modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Highlight-weighted
  • Spot
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
Exposure Compensation±5 (at 1/3 EV - 1/2 EV - 1 EV steps) ±2 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
AE Bracketing ±2 (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
WB Bracketing
Orientation Sensor
Timelapse Recording
GPSOptional N/A
Connectivity
USB
HDMI
WirelessOptional N/A
Remote Control
Body Type
Body TypeMid-size SLR Mid-size SLR
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