Is it worth the extra money 20D vs 30D ?

Started Mar 8, 2006 | Discussions thread
mamajek Regular Member • Posts: 159
Re: Is it worth the extra money 20D vs 30D ?

When you look at the list of new features you can see many have made their way down from the EOS-1 series or 5D.

2.5" LCD
Picture Style
4-Step Battery Level
Spot Metering
ISO settings in 1/3 stop increments
ISO in viewfinder
Improved Shutter Release
Single-Shot AE/AF lock retained for subsequent shots
Semi Pro-Quality Shutter, 100,000 cycles
Switchable high/low speed continuous shooting
Improved folder management with up to 9,999 images in each folder
Switchable RGB/Brightness Histogram
Display AF frame and File sizes on info screen
Auto noise reduction for long exposures
Magnified view Custom Function
Separate FE icon in the viewfinder
Direct Printing
Display for image transfer failure using the WFT-E1A

First and Currently Only for the 30D
Fastest startup time 0.15 seconds
Software-Only Auto Rotate
Error Code readout on back screen with countermeasures help
Direct Image Transfer using PTP

Better From 20D
New Xenon tube Flash for increase service life
AF precision has been fine tuned from the 20D
30 Frame Large/Fine JPEG burst, up from 23 frames
11 RAW frame burst, up from 6
Improved recovery from Auto Power Off, Shutter, and now Playback button,
Menu Button, or AE Lock Button
Lower introductory price than 20D

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