Canon EOS Rebel T6 vs Nikon D5500

Compare Canon EOS Rebel T6 and Nikon D5500 specifications like camera pixel, image sensor, focus, exposure, dimension, weight, monitor size, iso sensitivity, sensor size, shutter speed, supported video, image formats and white balace.
By: ProductPlus Team · Published On: Apr 23, 2016

Canon EOS Rebel T6

Nikon D5500

Canon EOS Rebel T6 specification
Nikon D5500 specification
Experience level: Entry Level
Wifi:
Experience level: Entry Level
Wifi: Wifi
Dimension and Weight
Dimension: Approx. 129.0 mm x 101.3 mmx 77.6mm
Weight: Approx. 485g,
Dimension: 124 mm x 97 mm x 70 mm
Weight: 420 gm camera body onlyLighter
Image Sensor
Effective Pixel: Approx. 18.00 megapixels
Total Pixel: Approx. 18.70 megapixels
Sensor Size: Approx. 22.3mm x 14.9mm
Sensor Format: CMOS
Dust Reduction: Dust Delete Data acquisition and appending, Manual cleaning
Effective Pixel: 24.2 millionMore MP
Total Pixel: 24.78 million
Sensor Size: 23.5 mm x 15.6 mmBigger Sensor
Sensor Format: CMOS
Dust Reduction: Dust-Off Reference Photo
Supported File Types
  • JPEG
  • RAW
  • JPEG: JPEG-Baseline Compliant with fine (approx 1:4)
  • NEF (RAW): compressed 12 or 14 bit
  • NEF (RAW) + JPEG: Single Photograph Recorded in both NEF (RAW) and JPEG Formats
View Finder
Type: Eye-level single lens reflex (with fixed pentamirror)
Coverage:
  • Approx. 95% vertically and horizontally (with Eye point approx. 21mm)
Magnification:
  • Approx. 0.8x / 22.4° (-1m-1 (dpt) with 50mm lens at infinity)
Eye Point:
  • Approx. 21mm (At -1m-1 from eyepiece lens center)
Diopter Adjustment:
  • Adjustable from approx. –2.5 to +0.5 m–1 (dpt)
Mirror: Quick-return half mirror (Transmittance: reflectance ratio of 40:60)
Type: Eye-level Pentamirror Single-Lens Reflex viewfinder
Coverage:
  • 95% Horizontal
  • 95% Vertical (Approx.)
Magnification:
  • 0.82x (Approx.)
Eye Point:
  • 17 mm (-1.0 m¯¹)
Diopter Adjustment:
  • -1.7 to +0.5m¯¹
Mirror: Mirror Lock Up
Shutter
Type: Vertical-travel shutter with electronic first-curtain control and mechanical second-curtain control
Speed:
  • 1/4000 to 30 sec
Same Shutter Speed
Release:
  • Soft-touch electromagnetic release
Type: Electronically controlled vertical-travel focal-plane Shutter Speed
Speed:
  • 1/4000 to 30 sec. in steps of 1/3 or 1/2 EV
Same Shutter Speed
Release:
  • Continuous low-speed [CL] mode; 1-3 frames per second
  • Continuous high-speed [CH] mode; 1-5 frames per second
  • Delayed remote (ML-L3) | Interval timer photography supported
  • Quick-response remote (ML-L3)
  • Quiet shutter-release
  • Self-timer Mode
  • Single-frame [S] mode
Exposure
Metering System: Dual-layer metering sensor with the area divided into 63 zones.
Metering Range:
  • EV 1–20 (room temperature, ISO 100, evaluative metering)
Metering System: TTL exposure metering using 2,016-pixel RGB sensor
Metering Range:
  • 0 to 20 EV (3D color matrix or center-weighted metering)
  • 2 to 20 EV (Spot metering at ISO 100 equivalent, f/1.4 lens at 20°C/68°F)
ISO Sensitivity
  • ISO 100–6400
  • ISO 100 - 25,600
Higher ISO
Focus
Auto Focus System: TTL secondary image-forming phase-difference detection system with AF-dedicated CMOS sensor
Focusing Modes:
  • One-Shot AF
  • Predictive AI Servo AF
  • AI Focus AF
  • Manual focus
Focus Points:
  • 9 points
  • Cross-type AF sensitive to f/5.6 with center AF point
Auto Focus System: Nikon Multi-CAM 4800DX autofocus sensor module with TTL phase detection
Focusing Modes:
  • Auto AF-S/AF-C selection (AF-A)
  • Continuous-servo (AF-C)
  • Face-Priority AF available in Live View only
  • Full-time Servo (AF-A) available in Live View only
  • Manual (M) with electronic rangefinder
  • Normal area
  • Single-servo AF (AF-S)
  • Wide area
Focus Points:
  • Number of AF points: 9, 21, 39 and 39 (3D-tracking)
White Balance
  • Auto white balance with the image sensor
  • Auto
  • Cloudy
  • Direct Sunlight
  • Flash
  • Fluorescent (7 types)
  • Incandescent
  • Preset Manual
  • Shade
Live View
  • Still photo and video recording
  • Photography Live View Mode
  • Movie Live View Mode
Video
Supported Formats:
  • MOV: Movie: MPEG4 AVC/H.264
Frame Rates:
  • 1920 x 1080 (Full HD): 30 fps (29.97 fps) / 24 fps (23.98 fps)
  • 1280 x 720 (HD): 60 fps (59.94 fps)
  • 640 x 480 (SD): 30 fps (29.97 fps)
Supported Formats:
  • Format MOV (H.264/MPEG-4 Advanced Video Coding)
Frame Rates:
  • Full HD 1,920x1,080 / 60 fps
  • Full HD 1,920x1,080 / 50 fps
  • Full HD 1,920x1,080 / 30 fps
  • Full HD 1,920x1,080 / 25 fps
  • Full HD 1,920x1,080 / 24 fps
  • HD 1,280x720 / 60 fps
  • HD 1,280x720 / 50 fps
  • VGA 640x424 / 30 fps
  • VGA 640x424 / 25 fps
Monitor
Size: 3.0-inch
Resolution Approx. 920,000 dots
Size: 3.2 in. diagonalBigger Monitor
Resolution 1,037,000 Dots