New Canon 70D specs leaked!

Started Jun 27, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Woody W.
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Re: New Canon 70D specs leaked!

SpartanWarrior wrote:

vlad2304 wrote:

It is quoted that Canon 70D will have:

  • 20.2mp CMOS Sensor
  • DIGIC 5+

I understand it will be brand new sensor and reasonable 20.2 MP make me hope that it will be very good low light shooter. At least, I want to believe that it will be on the par with Nikon's 24 MP sensor.

Brand new sensor? isn't it the same sensor that is in my 5D III except that it will be a crop? could be a good back up to my 5D III btw...

Using the same resolution does not mean that it is the same technology - especially comparing full frame to APS-C. To use "the same sensor as the 5D III", or even the same technology, the resolution on the APS would have to be much lower.

I'm just hoping that whatever is coming out with the 70D was worth the wait...

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