Compared to The best recent pro DSLRs

Rank Out of Score
Canon EOS 5D Mark III #1 2 100
Canon EOS 5D Mark II #2 2 93
Canon EOS 5D Mark III Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Score Score
DXO Mark Scores
Low light performance 70.0 55.0
Color depth 47.5 47.5
Dynamic range 27.5 35.0
Misc
Popularity 22.5 17.5
Viewfinder size 45.0 45.0
Form factor
Lens availability 17.5 17.5
Viewfinder 25.0 25.0
Screen
Screen resolution 11.2 10.0
Screen size 25.0 22.5
Advanced
Image stabilization 0.0 0.0
Continuous shooting 4.4 2.5
Total 295.6 277.5
Best total 295.6 295.6
Score 100 93
Canon EOS 5D Mark III Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Score Weight Score Weight
DXO Mark Scores
Low light performance
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2,293 ISO 70.0 × 100.0 = 70.0 1,815 ISO 55.0 × 100.0 = 55.0
Color depth
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24 bits 95.0 × 50.0 = 47.5 23.7 bits 95.0 × 50.0 = 47.5
Dynamic range
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11.7 EV 55.0 × 50.0 = 27.5 11.9 EV 70.0 × 50.0 = 35.0
Misc
Popularity
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139 45.0 × 50.0 = 22.5 96 35.0 × 50.0 = 17.5
Viewfinder size
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0.71x 90.0 × 50.0 = 45.0 0.71x 90.0 × 50.0 = 45.0
Form factor
Lens availability
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165 lenses 70.0 × 25.0 = 17.5 165 lenses 70.0 × 25.0 = 17.5
Viewfinder
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Pentaprism 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0 Pentaprism 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0
Screen
Screen resolution
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1,040k dots 45.0 × 25.0 = 11.2 920k dots 40.0 × 25.0 = 10.0
Screen size
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3.2" 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0 3" 90.0 × 25.0 = 22.5
Advanced
Image stabilization
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None 0.0 × 25.0 = 0.0 None 0.0 × 25.0 = 0.0
Continuous shooting
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6 fps 35.0 × 12.5 = 4.4 3.9 fps 20.0 × 12.5 = 2.5
Total 295.6 Total 277.5
Best total 295.6 Best total 295.6
Canon EOS 5D Mark III Score 100 Canon EOS 5D Mark II Score 93