Canon EOS 1D X

Canon EOS 1D X

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Canon EOS-1D C

Canon EOS-1D C

     

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS 1D X

Large viewfinder
Viewfinder size
0.76x
High ISO
Light sensitivity
51,200 ISO
Rapid fire
Continuous shooting
14 fps
In-camera HDR
HDR
Combines multiple exposures
 

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS-1D C

Movie format
High resolution movies
4096 x 2160 @ 24fps
Viewfinder size
Large viewfinder
0.76x
Light sensitivity
High ISO
51,200 ISO
Continuous shooting
Rapid fire
14 fps
 

differences

Advantages of the Canon 1D X

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HDR
Has in-camera HDR
Yes vs No
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Combines multiple exposures to capture high dynamic range
Lowest price
Much cheaper
$6,799.00 vs $12,782.16
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The best price we've seen is $5,983 cheaper (around 50% less)
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Advantages of the Canon EOS-1D C

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Movie format
Higher resolution movies
4096 x 2160 @ 24fps vs 1080p @ 30fps
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Shoots higher resolution standard resolution video but at a lower frame rate
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recommendations

Snapsort can't make a recommendation (yet) because it doesn't have enough data yet about the EOS-1D C.

similarities

Compared to recent DSLRs

Common Strengths
Continuous shooting Very fast continuous shooting Help
14 fps
Viewfinder size Large viewfinder size Help
0.76x
Light sensitivity Extremely good maximum light sensitivity Help
51,200 ISO
Cross type focus points Lots of cross-type focus points Help
41
Screen size Larger than average screens Help
3.2"
Focus points Lots of focus points Help
61
Sensor size Very large sensors Help
Full frame 36.0x24.0mm
Light sensitivity (boost) Extremely good boost ISO Help
204,800 ISO
Weather sealed Weather sealed Help
Shoot in extreme weather
Viewfinder Both have pentaprism viewfinders Help
Pentaprism
Storage slots Multiple storage slots Help
2
Viewfinder coverage Above average viewfinder coverage Help
100%
Fastest shutter speed Fast max shutter speeds Help
1/8000 of a second
Common Weaknesses
Lowest price Very expensive Help
1D X:$6,799.00
EOS-1D C:$12,782.16
Built-in flash No built-in flash Help
Professional
Size Large Help
1D X:158x164x83 mm
EOS-1D C:164x158x83 mm
Thickness Quite thick Help
3.3"
Built-in focus motor No focus motor Help
Won't autofocus with all lenses
Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
Less flexible
True resolution Capture low resolution images Help
1D X:18.1 MP
EOS-1D C:17.9 MP
Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur

Compared to recent pro DSLRs

Common Strengths

Snapsort is not aware of any interesting strengths shared by these two products.

Common Weaknesses
GPS No built-in GPS Help
Missing geo-tagging

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competitors

Shared Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Pro DSLR

$3,099 - $3,399 body only

$3,699 - $3,999 with 24-105mm lens

True resolution Takes slightly higher resolution photos
Size Is much smaller
Light sensitivity (boost) Slightly lower boost light sensitivity
Shutter lag Has slightly more shutter lag
Nikon D4s

Nikon D4s

Pro DSLR

$6,497 body only

Overall image quality Has slightly better image quality
Dynamic range Has significantly wider dynamic range
Thickness Is thicker
Cross type focus points Has much fewer cross-type focus points
Nikon D4

Nikon D4

Pro DSLR

$4,514 body only

Overall image quality Has slightly better image quality
Dynamic range Has significantly wider dynamic range
Thickness Is thicker
Shutter lag Has much more shutter lag
Canon EOS 6D

Canon EOS 6D

Pro DSLR

$1,519 - $1,899 body only

$2,299 - $2,499 with 24-105mm lens

Dynamic range Has slightly wider dynamic range
True resolution Takes slightly higher resolution photos
Fastest shutter speed Has a slower max shutter speed
Storage slots Has fewer storage slots
Nikon D810

Nikon D810

Pro DSLR

$2,997 - $3,297 body only

$4,590 - $4,890 with 24-70mm lens

Overall image quality Has significantly better image quality
Color depth Has slightly more color depth
Light sensitivity (boost) Significantly lower boost light sensitivity
Battery life Has a slightly shorter battery life
Canon EOS-1D Mark IV

Canon EOS-1D Mark IV

Pro DSLR

$5,434 body only

Dynamic range Has slightly wider dynamic range
Size Is slightly smaller
Light sensitivity (boost) Slightly lower boost light sensitivity
Sensor size Has a slightly smaller sensor
Nikon D750

Nikon D750

Pro DSLR

$2,149 - $2,297 body only

$2,997 with 24-120mm lens

Overall image quality Has slightly better image quality
Dynamic range Has significantly wider dynamic range
Fastest shutter speed Has a slower max shutter speed
Light sensitivity (boost) Significantly lower boost light sensitivity

Canon EOS 1D X Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

No significant competitors found that are specific to the Canon EOS 1D X.

Canon EOS-1D C Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$1,498 body only

$2,300 - $2,500 with 12-35mm lens

Screen type Has an OLED screen
3D Takes 3D photos
Autofocus Slower autofocus
Movie format Lower resolution movies

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discussion

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