Nikon D810 vs. Canon EOS 5DS R - Camera Comparison

Nikon D810 vs. Canon EOS 5DS R:

Nikon D810
Nikon D810 ✭ Camspex.com
Nikon D810 ✭ Camspex.com
BODY
Canon EOS 5DS R
Canon EOS 5DS R ✭ Camspex.com
Canon EOS 5DS R ✭ Camspex.com
2014
YEARYear of announcement
2015
Magnesium alloy
BODY MATERIAL
Magnesium alloy
Weather
sealed
WEATHER SEALING
Weather
sealed
Nikon F
LENS MOUNT
Canon EF
200000 cycles
SHUTTER LIFEThe shutter durability as rated by the manufacturer.
150000 cycles
980 g
146 x 123 x 82 mm
DIMENSIONS
& WEIGHTLength x Height x Width and the Weight according to CIPA (incl. batteries and memory card)
DIMENS.
& WEIGHTLength x Height x Width and the Weight according to CIPA (incl. batteries and memory card)
152 x 116 x 76 mm
930 g
Nikon D810
Canon EOS 5DS R
36.3 MP
Sony IMX094 CMOS Full Frame sensor
Full Frame
SENSORThe number of effective megapixels (MP). Sensor manufacturer (if known) and sensor type.
50.6 MP
Canon LC1430 CMOS Full Frame sensor
Full Frame
35.9 x 24.0 mm
SENSOR SIZE
36.0 x 24.0 mm
7360 x 4912 pixels
MAX. RESOLUTIONMaximum still image resolution
MAX. RES.Maximum still image resolution
8688 x 5792 pixels
1x
CROP FACTORA 50mm lens on a camera with a crop factor of 1.5x would behave like a 75mm lens on a full-frame camera with a crop factor of 1x (50mm x 1.5 = 75mm)
1x
Bayer array
COLOR FILTER
Bayer array
4.8 μm
PIXEL PITCHThe center-to-center distance between two pixels (photosites) on a sensor. The larger the photosites, the more light they can capture and the lower is the level of visible "noise" in captured images.
4.1 μm
None
LOW-PASS FILTERA low-pass filter blurs fine details of an image to eliminate the moiré and the color artifacts of finely patterned structures. Without a low-pass filter images will appear sharper, but there is also a risk of moiré occurring in certain scenes.
Self-cancelling filter
3:2
NATIVE
ASPECT RATIOThe width to height ratio of the "straight out of the camera" images. However, most modern digital cameras are capable of producing images in various aspect ratios.
ASPECT RATIOThe width to height ratio of the "straight out of the camera" images. However, most modern digital cameras are capable of producing images in various aspect ratios.
3:2
12 or 14 bit RAW, TIFF, JPEG
OUTPUT FORMATS
14 bit RAW, JPEG
Auto, 64 - 12800
(can be extended to 51200)
ISO SEN­SITIVITY
Auto, 100 - 6400
(can be extended to 12800)
Nikon D810
DXOMARK
SENSOR
SCOREAnalysis of the camera image quality by dxomark.com
Canon EOS 5DS R
96
OVERALL SCOREDXOMARK Sensor Overall Score shows a camera's sensor quality in terms of noise, ability to render high contrast, formation of colored noise, ability to shoot in low light.
86
25.7
COLOR DEPTHThe color depth performance (DXOMARK Portrait Score) in bits
24.6
14.8
DYNAMIC RANGEThe maximum dynamic range performance (DXOMARK Landscape Score) in exposure value (EV)
12.4
2979
LOW-LIGHT ISOThe low-light sensitivity performance (DXOMARK Sports Score) in ISO sensitivity value
2308
Nikon D810
Canon EOS 5DS R
COVERAGE:
100 %
SIZE:
0.70
camspex.com — Viewfinder — Nikon D810
VIEW­FINDERThe viewfinder frame COVERAGE in percent and the real viewfinder SIZE (VF magnification corrected by the crop factor of a camera — this way cameras with different sensor sizes can be compared).
camspex.com — Viewfinder — Canon EOS 5DS R
COVERAGE:
100 %
SIZE:
0.71
Optical (pentaprism)
VF TYPE
Optical (pentaprism)
Fixed LCD
REAR SCREEN
Fixed LCD
3.2 inch
SCREEN SIZE
3.2 inch
LIVE VIEW & TOUCH SCREEN
LV & TS
camspex.com — Top plate LCD — Nikon D810
TOP LCD PANELLCD panel on top of the camera which provides information about the current camera settings.
camspex.com — Top plate LCD — Canon EOS 5DS R
Nikon D810
Canon EOS 5DS R
Phase detection, Contrast detection in Live View mode
AUTOFOCUS SYSTEM
AF SYSTEM
Phase detection, Contrast detection in Live View mode
51
51
FOCUS POINTSAutofocus points
as shown in the figures below:

linear sensors
cross-type sensors
dual cross-type sensors
contrast autofocus areas
61
61
15
CROSS-TYPE FOCUS POINTS
CROSS-TYPE FP
41
camspex.com — Autofocus system — Nikon D810
-2
EV

100

The minimum exposure value of the AF working range (at 23°C and ISO 100). The smaller this value, the less light is needed for normal autofocus operation.
-2
camspex.com — Autofocus system — Canon EOS 5DS R
Yes
IN-BODY
AF MOTORAn in-body AF motor gives the ability to auto-focus with older lenses which don't have their own motors.
None
No
IN-BODY IMAGE STABILIZATION
IMAGE STABI
No
5
fps
CONTINUOUS DRIVEMaximum frames per second (fps) in continuous drive mode when using the mechanical shutter.
CONT. DRIVEMaximum frames per second (fps) in continuous drive mode when using the mechanical shutter.
5
fps
100 JPEG shots
46 RAW shots
MAX. BURSTMaximum number of shots in high-speed continuous drive mode until the buffer is full.
28 JPEG shots
15 RAW shots
-5/+5 EV (in 1, 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps)
EXPOSURE COMPENSATION
EXP. COMP.
-5/+5 (in 1/3 or 1/2 EV steps)
Bulb, 30 sec → 1/8000 sec
SHUTTER SPEED
Bulb, 30 sec → 1/8000 sec
Nikon D810
Canon EOS 5DS R

X-SYNC:
1/250
GUIDE
NUMBER:

GN:
12
BUILT-IN FLASH
No
built-in
flash

No
flash

X-SYNC:
1/200
Yes
HOT SHOE
Yes
USB 3.0 (5 GBit/sec)
USB
USB 3.0
1080p @ 60 fps (Full HD)
MAX. VIDEO RESOLUTION
VIDEO
1080p @ 30 fps (Full HD)
Microphone port, Headphone port, HDMI
CONNECTIONS
CONNECT.
Microphone port, HDMI
BUILT-IN
DEVICES
Compact Flash (Type I), SD, SDHC, SDXC
STORAGE TYPES
SD, SDHC, SDXC, Compact Flash
2
CARD SLOTS
1
1200
shots
BATTERY LIFEMaximum number of images that can be shot per single battery charge (according to CIPA).
700
shots
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