Canon EOS 1D X vs Canon EOS 7D

Winner
Canon EOS 1D X

100

Canon EOS 7D

72

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS 1D X

Large screen
Screen size
3.2"
Large viewfinder
Viewfinder size
0.76x
Rapid fire
Continuous shooting
14 fps
Great battery life
Battery life
1500 shots
 

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS 7D

Startup delay
Almost no delay when powering up
400 ms startup delay
Size
Really small
Professional size (148×111×74 mm)
Thickness
Thin
2.9"
Built-in flash
Built-in flash
External flash not needed

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon EOS 1D X.
Explore our gallery of 43 sample photos taken by the Canon EOS 7D.

competitors

Canon EOS 1D X Competitors

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

Pro DSLR

$2,278 - $2,799 body only

$2,592 - $3,699 with 24-105mm lens

True resolution Much higher true resolution
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Continuous shooting Shoots much slower
Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Pro DSLR

$2,199 body only

$2,300 with 24-70mm lens

Size Much smaller
True resolution Significantly higher true resolution
Continuous shooting Shoots much slower
Nikon D7200

Nikon D7200

Entry-level DSLR

$709 - $797 body only

$1,097 with 18-140mm lens

Size Much smaller
True resolution Much higher true resolution
Continuous shooting Shoots much slower

Canon EOS 7D Competitors

Canon EOS 70D

Canon EOS 70D

Pro DSLR

$1,877 with 18-135mm lens

Touch screen Has a touch screen
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Continuous shooting Shoots slower
Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Pro DSLR

$2,316 with 24-105mm lens

Viewfinder size Significantly larger viewfinder
True resolution Higher true resolution
Continuous shooting Shoots much slower
Canon EOS 6D

Canon EOS 6D

Pro DSLR

$999 - $1,022 body only

$1,412 - $1,699 with 24-105mm lens

Viewfinder size Significantly larger viewfinder
True resolution Higher true resolution
Continuous shooting Shoots much slower

discussion

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