Canon EOS 5DS Vs Canon EOS 5D Mark III Comparison
ProductsEOS 5DS
Canon EOS 5DS
EOS 5D Mark III
Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Prices

Whirlwire Rating1440816956
Video Features
Format
  • MP4
  • H.264
MP4
MicrophoneMono Mono
SpeakerMono Mono
Resolutions
  • 1080p @ 30fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 720p @ 60fps
  • 720p @ 50fps
  • 480p @ 30fps
  • 480p @ 25fps
  • 1080p @ 30fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 720p @ 60fps
  • 720p @ 50fps
  • 480p @ 25fps
  • 480p @ 30fps
External mic input
Storage
Storage Slot
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
  • CF
  • SD
  • CF
Storage Slot Amount2 1
Sensor
Max Resolution8688 x 5792 5760 x 3840
Other Resolutions
  • 3:2
  • 16:9
3840 x 2560
Image Ratio3:2 3:2
Megapixels50.2 22.3
SizeFull frame (36 x 24 mm) Full frame (36 x 24 mm)
TypeCMOS CMOS
ProcessorDual DIGIC 6 Digic 5+
Screen / Viewfinder
Screen Size3.2 3.2
Screen Pixels1,040,000 1,040,000
Screen TypeTFT LCD Clear View II TFT LCD
Live View
Viewfinder TypeOptical (pentaprism) Optical (pentaprism)
Viewfinder Coverage100% 100%
Viewfinder magnification0.71x 0.71%
Physical
Weather Sealed
BatteryBattery Pack Battery Pack
Battery ModelLP-E6 lithium-ion battery Lithium-Ion LP-E6
Battery Life (shots)700 950
Weight (grams)930 950
Dimensions152 x 116 x 76mm 152 x 116 x 76 mm
Optics & Focus
Autofocus
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Touch
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Selective single-point
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Digital Zoom N/A
Manual Focus
Number of Focus Points61 61
Lens MountCanon EF Canon EF mount
Crop1 1.0x
Image
ISO Range100-6400 100-25600
ISO Minimum50 100
ISO Maximum12,800 102,400
White Balance Presets8 6
Custom White Balance
Uncompressed FormatRAW RAW
JPEG Quality Levels
  • Fine
  • Normal
Fine, Normal
File Format
  • RAW
  • JPEG
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 N/A
External Flash
Flash Modes N/A
FPS5.0 6
Self-timer
Metering Modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Partial
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Partial
Exposure Compensation ±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
AE Bracketing ±3 (2, 3, 5, 7 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
WB Bracketing
Orientation Sensor
Timelapse Recording
Flash X Sync SpeedN/A 1/250 sec
GPSN/A Optional
Connectivity
USB
HDMI
Wireless Optional
Remote Control Optional
Body Type
Body TypeMid-size SLR Mid-size SLR
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