Nikon D750 vs Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Winner
Nikon D750

100

Canon EOS 5D Mark III

81

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon D750

Flip-out screen
Screen flips out
Great for movies
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
Great battery life
Battery life
1230 shots
Built-in focus motor
Badge
Autofocuses with more lenses
 

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Shutter lag
Barely any delay taking photos
120 ms shutter lag
Fastest shutter speed
Fast shutter speed
1/8000 of a second
Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Pentaprism
Interchangeable lenses
Interchangeable lenses
Many lenses to choose from

galleries

Explore our gallery of 49 sample photos taken by the Canon EOS 5D Mark III.
Explore our gallery of 48 sample photos taken by the Nikon D750.

competitors

Nikon D750 Competitors

Nikon D810

Nikon D810

Pro DSLR

$1,761 - $2,797 body only

$2,272 - $3,297 with 24-120mm lens

True resolution Much higher true resolution
Fastest shutter speed Much faster max shutter speed
Screen flips out Screen does not flip out
Nikon D610

Nikon D610

Pro DSLR

$949 - $1,497 body only

$1,774 - $2,447 with 28-300mm lens

Lowest price Cheaper
Screen resolution Lower resolution screen
Placeholder

Sony a7 III

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$1,876 - $1,998 body only

$2,116 - $2,198 with 28-70mm lens

Focus points Many more focus points
Continuous shooting Shoots much faster
Viewfinder Has a digital viewfinder

Canon EOS 5D Mark III Competitors

Placeholder

Canon EOS R

Boutique

$1,994 - $2,299

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

Sony a6400

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$898 - $900 body only

$998 with 16-50mm lens

Focus points Many more focus points
Continuous shooting Shoots much faster
Viewfinder Has a digital viewfinder
Canon EOS 6D

Canon EOS 6D

Pro DSLR

$999 - $1,020 body only

$1,330 - $1,899 with 24-105mm lens

Lowest price Much cheaper
GPS Has a GPS
Screen size Significantly smaller screen

discussion

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Avatar for pcarrona pcarrona (3:27 AM, March 24, 2016)
I do agree with you. Seems to me that Snapsort.com is bias again Canon.
 
Avatar for aditya verma aditya verma (10:34 AM, October 15, 2015)
so which one is best nikon d7200 or canon 6d


thanks
 
Avatar for Rob ONeill Rob ONeill (11:47 AM, February 04, 2015)
What? Canon gets an 81 and Nikon a 93? This is laughable. Absurd. Go look at the side by side pictures the Imaging Resource's Comparometer gives you. You'll see that this scoring is Loony Toons!
 
Avatar for Rob ONeill Rob ONeill (11:43 AM, February 04, 2015)
I disagree. Go to the Imaging Resource "Comparometer" site. Very strange how the Canon 5D3 bests the Nikon D750 in every shot, at every similar ISO. And for colors, look at the house photograph and you tell me which is better. I know they're .jpg, but better .jpg's usually indicate a better quality Raw as well. I'm just missing this, Nikons are wonderful and Canons are crap BS. I suppose that's why Canon is the overwhelming choice of professional photographers? they must like taking shitty pictures? I don't get it. Truly don't. Go to the comparometer and see for yourself. The proof is in the picture! I'm sticking with Canon. And I love the radio controlled new speedlights that Canon has, no such thing for Nikons. And this IS a very big deal. DXO is full of crapola!