Nikon D700 vs Canon EOS D60
ManufacturingNikon D700 were released 2008 and Canon EOS D60 was released 2002. That is a 6 years difference. In tech, this period of time can be of interest since technology is always improving etc.
|Canon EOS D60||Canon||2002|
Type of camera
Both these cameras are DSLR cameras. No difference there.
Sensors / crop factor
These cameras have different sensors. Nikon D700 has a "FX"-sensor while Canon EOS D60 has a "APSC"-sensor, and their difference in sensors will also effect the crop factor and experience focal length. See the table below.
|Camera||Experienced focal length when using a lens with 50mm focal length (ex a common "50mm f/1.8")|
|Nikon D700||50 mm||(a fullframe sensor does not have a crop factor / focal length multiplier)|
|Canon EOS D60||80 mm||(a Canon APS-C sensor have a crop factor / focal length multiplier by * 1.6)|
Learn more about crop factor and focal length multiplier here:
Camera selection can affect the focal length (Nikon)
Camera selection can affect the focal length (Canon)
|Camera||Megapixels||Pixel (total)||Pixels (width)||Pixels (height)|
|Nikon D700||12,1 MP||12052992||4256||2832|
|Canon EOS D60||6,3 MP||6291456||3072||2048|
Nikon D700 has a 92 % larger resolution than Canon EOS D60. This could give you more details in the picture but also a possibility to crop more in the pictures, afterwards while editing the pictures, if needed that is.
|Canon EOS D60||100-1000|
Autofocus and lens compatibility
Both of these cameras have a built-in autofocus motor. Some lenses, that supports autofocus, does not have a autofocus motor of their own but this wont cause any problems with these two cameras.
Worth mentioning is that Canon EOS D60 do not work with Canon EF-S lenses but this is also shown at our compatibility charts.
Pictures per second
Depending on what you are shooting the FPS, or frames/pictures per second, can definately be of interest. Nikon D700 can shoot up to 5-8 pictures per seconds and Canon EOS D60 can shoot up to 3 pictures per seconds.
|Camera||FPS (Frames per second)|
|Canon EOS D60||3|
Ability to record movies
It is becoming more and more popular to record movies with digital cameras.
The weight of the camera can be an extremely important factor, especially if the camera is about to be used, carried around, for several hours at the time.
|Camera||Weight (in gram)||Weight (in pounds)|
|Nikon D700||1074 gr||2,37 lb|
|Canon EOS D60||855 gr||1,88 lb|