Canon EOS 5D Mark III vs Canon EOS 7D Mark II

Winner
Canon EOS 5D Mark III

100

Canon EOS 7D Mark II

81

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Large screen
Screen size
3.2"
Large viewfinder
Viewfinder size
0.71x
Barely any delay taking photos
Shutter lag
120 ms shutter lag
Great viewfinder
Viewfinder
Pentaprism
 

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS 7D Mark II

Movie format
Full HD
1080p @ 60fps
Continuous shooting
Rapid fire
10 fps
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
Lens availability
Slightly more lenses available
220 lenses

galleries

Explore our gallery of 49 sample photos taken by the Canon EOS 5D Mark III.
Explore our gallery of 11 sample photos taken by the Canon EOS 7D Mark II.

competitors

Canon EOS 5D Mark III Competitors

Nikon D750

Nikon D750

Pro DSLR

$1,149 - $1,421 body only

$1,719 - $1,797 with 24-120mm lens

Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
Focus points Fewer focus points
Canon EOS 6D

Canon EOS 6D

Pro DSLR

$866 - $999 body only

$1,406 - $1,699 with 24-105mm lens

Lowest price Much cheaper
GPS Has a GPS
Screen size Significantly smaller screen
Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

Pro DSLR

$2,271 - $2,799 body only

$2,571 - $3,699 with 24-105mm lens

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
True resolution Much higher true resolution
Storage slots Has fewer storage slots

Canon EOS 7D Mark II Competitors

Placeholder

Canon EOS R

Boutique

$2,199 - $2,299

Focus points Many more focus points
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Viewfinder Has a digital viewfinder
Placeholder

Canon EOS M50 (EOS Kiss M)

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

Focus points Many more focus points
Touch screen Has a touch screen
Viewfinder Has a digital viewfinder
Canon EOS 80D

Canon EOS 80D

Entry-level DSLR

$872 - $999 body only

$942 - $1,149 with 18-55mm lens

Touch screen Has a touch screen
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Continuous shooting Shoots much slower

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