Canon EOS 1100D vs Nikon D40X

Winner
Canon EOS 1100D

93

Nikon D40X

64

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS 1100D

Has live view
Live view
Preview your photos
Almost no delay when powering up
Startup delay
100 ms startup delay
Barely any delay taking photos
Shutter lag
110 ms shutter lag
Great battery life
Battery life
700 shots
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon D40X

Color depth
Great color depth
22.4 bits
Size
Really small
Prosumer size (124×94×64 mm)
Thickness
Thin
2.5"

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon EOS 1100D.
Explore our gallery of 49 sample photos taken by the Nikon D40X.

competitors

Canon EOS 1100D Competitors

Canon EOS 1200D

Canon EOS 1200D

Entry-level DSLR

$310 body only

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Screen size Much larger screen
Viewfinder size Smaller viewfinder
Canon EOS 600D

Canon EOS 600D

Entry-level DSLR

$450 body only

$515 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Startup delay Much more startup delay
Canon EOS 450D

Canon EOS 450D

Entry-level DSLR

$283 body only

Screen size Much larger screen
Sensor cleaning Has a self cleaning sensor
Movie format Does not take movies

Nikon D40X Competitors

Nikon DF

Nikon DF

Pro DSLR

$1,799 - $2,747 body only

$1,899 - $2,997 with 50mm lens

Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Size Much larger
Nikon D40

Nikon D40

Entry-level DSLR

$899 body only

$550 with 18-55mm lens

Autofocus Faster autofocus
Low light performance Slightly lower noise at high ISO
Color depth Worse color depth
Nikon D60

Nikon D60

Entry-level DSLR

$599 with 18-55mm lens

Autofocus Faster autofocus
Overall image quality Slightly better image quality
Shutter lag More shutter lag

discussion

Canon EOS 1100D
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