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76%
Apr 26, 2011
77%
Mar 31, 2011
71%
Mar 11, 2011
69%
Apr 13, 2011
Apr 5, 2011
Feb 7, 2011
Sep 9, 2010
Feb 7, 2011
 
Compact SLR
Compact SLR
Compact SLR
Compact SLR
 
4928 x 3264
5184 x 3456
4288 x 2848
4272 x 2848
3696 x 2448, 2464 x 1632
5184 x 2912, 4608 x 3456,3456 x 3456, 3456 x 2304, 3456 x 1944, 3072 x 2304, 2592 x 1728, 2592 x 1456, 2304 x 1728, 2304 x 2304, 1920 x 1280, 1920 x 1080, 1728 x 1728, 1696 x 1280, 1280 x 1280, 720 x 480, 720 x 400, 640 x 480, 480 x 480
3936 x 2624, 3072 x 2048, 1728 x 1152
3088 x 2056, 2256 x 1504, 1920 x 1280, 720 x 480
3:2
1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
3:2
3:2
16 megapixels
18 megapixels
12 megapixels
12 megapixels
 
19 megapixels
13 megapixels
13 megapixels
APS-C (23.6 x 15.7 mm)
APS-C (22.3 x 14.9 mm)
APS-C (23.6 x 15.8 mm)
APS-C (22.2 x 14.8 mm)
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
Expeed 2
Digic 4
Prime II
Digic 4
 
Auto, 100- 6400 (plus 12800, 25600 with boost)
Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, (12800 with boost)
Auto, 200 to 12800 in 1, 1/2, or 1/3 EV steps (100 to 25600 extended)
Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400
12
6
10
6
Yes (5)
Yes
Yes (1)
Yes
No
No
Sensor-shift
No
RAW
RAW
RAW
RAW
Fine, Normal, Basic
Fine, Normal
Good, Better, Best
Fine, Normal
 
  • 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
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Selective single-point
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
No
Yes (3-10x )
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
11
9
11
9
Nikon F
Canon EF/EF-S
Pentax KAF2
Canon EF/EF-S
1.5×
1.6×
1.5×
1.6×
 
Fully articulated
Fully articulated
Fixed
Fixed
3
3
3
2.7
921,000
1,040,000
921,000
230,000
No
No
No
No
TFT LCD monitor
TFT color LCD, liquid-crystal monitor
TFT LCD monitor
TFT color LCD, liquid-crystal monitor
Yes (With contrast-detect AF, face detection and subject tracking)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Optical (pentamirror)
Optical (pentamirror)
Optical (pentamirror)
Optical (pentamirror)
95%
95%
96%
95%
0.78×
0.85×
0.85×
0.8×
 
30 sec
30 sec
30 sec
30 sec
1/4000 sec
1/4000 sec
1/6000 sec
1/4000 sec
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes (Pop-up)
Yes (Pop-up)
Yes (Pop-up)
Yes (Pop-up)
12.00 m (at ISO 100)
13.00 m
12.00 m (at ISO 100)
9.20 m
Yes (Hot-shoe)
Yes (Hot-shoe, Wireless plus Sync connector)
Yes (Hot-shoe, Wireless)
Yes (Hot-shoe, E-TTL II)
Auto, On, Off, Red-eye, Slow sync, Rear curtain
Auto, On, Off, Red-eye
Auto, Red-eye Reduction, Slow-speed Sync, Trailing Curtain Sync, High-Speed Sync and Wireless Sync
Auto, On, Off, Red-eye
4 fps
4 fps
6 fps
3 fps
Yes (2, 5, 10 or 20 sec)
Yes (2 sec or 10 sec)
Yes (2 or 12 sec)
Yes (10 sec (2 sec with mirror lock-up))
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Partial
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Partial
±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±3 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±2 (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±2 (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±1.5 (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±2 (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
Yes (3 frames in either blue/amber or magenta/green axis)
Yes (3 frames in either blue/amber or magenta/green axis)
No
Yes (3 images at -/+ 3 steps)
 
1920 x 1080 (30, 25, 24 fps), 1280 x 720 (30, 25, 24 fps), 640 x 424 (30, 25 fps)
1920 x 1080 (30, 25, 24 fps), 1280 x 720 (60, 50 fps), 640 x 480 (60, 50 fps)
1280 x 720 (25 fps), 640 x 480 (25 fps)
1280 x 720 (29.97, 25 fps)
MPEG-4
MPEG-4, H.264
Motion JPEG
H.264, Motion JPEG
Mono
Mono
Mono
Stereo
 
Mono
 
 
 
SD/SDHC/SDXC
SD/SDHC/SDXC
SD/SDHC
SD/SDHC/SDXC card
 
None
No
None
 
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
Yes (Mini Type C)
Yes (HDMI mini)
No
Yes (HDMI mini)
Eye-Fi Connected
Eye-Fi Connected
 
Eye-Fi Connected
Yes (Optional ML-L3)
Yes (E3 connector, InfraRed)
Yes (Optional IR)
Yes (E3 connector)
 
No
No
No
No
Battery Pack
Battery Pack
Battery Pack
Battery Pack
Lithium-Ion EN-EL14 rechargeable battery & charger
Lithium-Ion LP-E8 rechargeable battery & charger
Lithium-Ion D-LI109 rechargeable battery & charger or optional AA with adapter
Lithium-Ion LP-E10 rechargeable battery & charger
 
440
470
700
560 g (1.23 lb / 19.75 oz)
570 g (1.26 lb / 20.11 oz)
598 g (1.32 lb / 21.09 oz)
495 g (1.09 lb / 17.46 oz)
128 x 97 x 79 mm (5.04 x 3.82 x 3.11)
133 x 100 x 80 mm (5.24 x 3.94 x 3.15)
125 x 97 x 68 mm (4.92 x 3.82 x 2.68)
130 x 100 x 78 mm (5.12 x 3.94 x 3.07)
 
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes (by USB cable and PC)
Yes
Yes (by USB cable and PC)
Optional
None
Optional
None
GP-1
 
O-GPS1