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77%
Apr 1, 2010
72%
Dec 21, 2010
Feb 8, 2010
Aug 19, 2010
 
Compact SLR
Compact SLR
 
5184 x 3456
4608 x 3072
3456 x 2304, 2592 x 1728
3456 x 2304, 2304 x 1536
3:2
3:2
18 megapixels
14 megapixels
19 megapixels
15 megapixels
APS-C (22.3 x 14.9 mm)
APS-C (23.1 x 15.4 mm)
CMOS
CMOS
Digic 4
Expeed 2
 
Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800 (with boost)
Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200 (12800 with boost)
6
12
Yes
Yes (1)
No
No
RAW
RAW
Fine, Normal
Fine, Normal, Basic
 
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Selective single-point
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
No
No
Yes
Yes
9
11
Canon EF/EF-S
Nikon F
1.6×
1.5×
 
Fixed
Fixed
3
3
1,040,000
230,000
No
No
TFT color liquid-crystal LCD
TFT LCD monitor
Yes
Yes
Optical (pentamirror)
Optical (pentamirror)
95%
95%
0.87×
0.8×
 
30 sec
30 sec
1/4000 sec
1/4000 sec
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes (Pop-up)
Yes (Pop-up)
13.00 m
12.00 m (at ISO 100)
Yes (Hot-shoe, E-TTL II)
Yes (Hot-shoe, Wireless plus sync connector)
Auto, On, Off, Red-eye
Auto, Red-Eye, Slow, Red-Eye Slow, Rear curtain
3.7 fps
3.0 fps
Yes (2 sec or 10 sec)
Yes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Partial
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Average
±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±5 (at 1/3 EV steps)
±2 (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
 
Yes (3 frames in either blue/amber or magenta/green axis)
No
 
1920 x 1080 (30, 25, 24 fps), 1280 x 720 (60, 50 fps), 640 x 480 (60, 50 fps)
1920 x 1080 (24 fps), 1280 x 720 (30, 25, 24 fps), 640 x 424 (24 fps)
H.264
MPEG-4
Stereo
Mono
 
None
 
SD/SDHC/SDXC
SD/SDHC/SDXC
None
None
 
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
Yes (HDMI mini)
Yes (Mini Type C)
Eye-Fi Connected
Eye-Fi Connected
Yes (E3 connector, InfraRed)
Yes (Optional)
 
No
No
Battery Pack
Battery Pack
Lithium-Ion LP-E8 rechargeable battery & charger
Lithium-Ion EN-EL14 rechargeable battery & charger
530 g (1.17 lb / 18.70 oz)
505 g (1.11 lb / 17.81 oz)
129 x 98 x 62 mm (5.08 x 3.86 x 2.44)
124 x 96 x 75 mm (4.88 x 3.78 x 2.95)
 
Yes
Yes
Yes (by USB cable and PC)
 
None
Optional
 
GP-1