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Nov 10, 2016
Feb 15, 2017
 
$700/€820 body only, $800/€930/£800 w/18-55 AF-P, €1090 w/18-105, $1200/€1140/£990 w/18-140
$749 (body only), $899 (w/18-55 F4-5.6 IS STM lens), $1299 (w/18-135mm F3.5-5.6 IS STM lens)
 
Compact SLR
Mid-size SLR
Composite
Composite
 
6000 x 4000
6000 x 4000
4496 x 3000, 2992 x 2000
 
3:2
1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
24 megapixels
24 megapixels
25 megapixels
26 megapixels
APS-C (23.5 x 15.6 mm)
APS-C (22.3 x 14.9 mm)
CMOS
CMOS
Expeed 4
DIGIC 7
sRGB, Adobe RGB
sRGB, Adobe RGB
Primary color filter
Primary color filter
 
Auto, 100 - 25600
Auto, 100-25600 (expands to 51200)
 
51200
12
6
Yes
Yes
No
No
RAW
RAW
Fine, Normal, Basic
Fine, normal
  • JPEG (Exif v2.3)
  • Raw (Nikon NEF, 12 or 14-bit)
  • JPEG (Exif v2.3)
  • Raw (14-bit Canon CR2)
 
  • 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
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Touch
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Yes
Yes (flash)
 
No
Yes
Yes
39
45
Nikon F
Canon EF/EF-S
1.5×
1.6×
 
Fully articulated
Fully articulated
3.2
3
1,037,000
1,040,000
Yes
Yes
TFT LCD monitor
TFT LCD
Yes
Yes
Optical (pentamirror)
Optical (pentamirror)
95%
95%
0.82× (0.55× 35mm equiv.)
0.82× (0.51× 35mm equiv.)
 
30 sec
30 sec
1/4000 sec
1/4000 sec
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
  • Auto
  • Program
  • Shutter priority
  • Aperture priority
  • Manual
  • Program
  • Shutter priority
  • Aperture priority
  • Manual
  • portrait
  • landscape
  • child
  • sports
  • close up
  • night portrait
  • night landscape
  • party/indoor
  • beach/snow
  • sunset
  • dusk/dawn
  • pet portrait
  • candlelight
  • blossom
  • autumn colors
  • food
  • Group Photo
  • Kids
  • Food
  • Candlelight
  • Night Portrait
  • Handheld Night Scene
  • HDR Backlight Control
  • Portrait
  • Landscape
  • Close-up
  • Sports
Yes (Pop-up)
Yes
12.00 m (at ISO 100)
12.00 m (at ISO 100)
Yes (Hot-shoe)
Yes (via hot shoe)
Auto, On, Off, Red-eye, Slow sync, Rear curtain
 
1/200 sec
1/200 sec
  • Single frame
  • Continuous (low, high)
  • Quiet shutter release
  • Self-timer
  • Interval timer
  • Single
  • High-speed continuous
  • Low-speed continuous
  • Self-timer
  • Self-timer + continuous
5.0 fps
6.0 fps
Yes (2, 5, 10 or 20 sec)
Yes (2 or 10 sec)
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Multi
  • Average
  • Spot
  • Partial
±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
 
±3 (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
Yes (3 frames in either blue/amber or magenta/green axis)
 
 
1920 x 1080 (60p, 50p, 30p, 25p, 24p), 1280 x 720 (60p, 50p)
 
MPEG-4, H.264
MPEG-4, H.264
 
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 60p / 60 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 30p / 30 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 30p / 12 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 23.98p / 30 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1280 x 720 @ 60p / 26 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1280 x 720 @ 30p / 4 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
Stereo
Stereo
Mono
Mono
 
SD/SDHC/SDXC
SD/SDHC/SDXC (UHS-I compatible)
 
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
Yes (mini-HDMI)
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
Built-In
Built-In
802.11b/g/n with Bluetooth 4.1 LE and NFC
Includes Bluetooth LE and NFC
Yes (MC-DC2 (wired), WR-1/WR-R10 (wireless))
Yes (via smartphone or Bluetooth remote)
 
No
No
Battery Pack
Battery Pack
EN-EL14a lithium-ion battery & charger
LP-E17 lithium-ion battery & charger
970
600
465 g (1.03 lb / 16.40 oz)
532 g (1.17 lb / 18.77 oz)
124 x 97 x 70 mm (4.88 x 3.82 x 2.76)
131 x 100 x 76 mm (5.16 x 3.94 x 2.99)
 
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Optional
Optional
Optional GP-1/GP-1A