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Advantages of the Canon 5D Mark IV

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Screen size
Significantly larger screen
3.2" vs 3"
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Around 10% larger screen
Screen resolution
Higher resolution screen
1,620k dots vs 1,040k dots
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Around 60% higher resolution screen
True resolution
Significantly higher true resolution
30.1 MP vs 20.9 MP
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Capture more than 40% more detail in your photos
Touch screen
Has a touch screen
Yes vs No
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Fewer buttons to worry about and direct interaction with camera menus
Focus points
More focus points
61 vs 11
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Set focus accurately within the frame
Continuous shooting
Shoots faster
7 fps vs 4.5 fps
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Around 60% faster continuous shooting
Viewfinder coverage
Significantly better viewfinder coverage
100% vs 97%
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Almost the same
Fastest shutter speed
Much faster max shutter speed
1/8000s vs 1/4000s
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2x faster max shutter speed
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Advantages of the Canon 6D

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GPS
Has a GPS
Yes vs No
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Automatically geotags your photos when traveling
Size
Smaller
145×111×71 mm vs 151×116×76 mm
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More than 10% smaller
Lowest price
Cheaper
$1,399.00 vs $3,299.00
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The best price we've seen is $1,900 cheaper (2.4x less)
Thickness
Thinner
2.8" vs 3"
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Around 10% thinner
Weight
Lighter
770 g vs 890 g
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More than 10% lighter
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similarities

Compared to recent DSLRs

Common Strengths
Viewfinder size Above average viewfinder size Help
0.71x
Weather sealed Weather sealed Help
Shoot in extreme weather
Viewfinder Both have pentaprism viewfinders Help
Pentaprism
Common Weaknesses
Built-in flash No built-in flash Help
Professional
Built-in focus motor No focus motor Help
Won't autofocus with all lenses
Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
Less flexible

Compared to recent pro DSLRs

Common Strengths
Size Fairly small Help
5D Mark IV151×116×76 mm
6D145×111×71 mm
Thickness Thin Help
5D Mark IV3"
6D2.8"
Weight Light weight Help
5D Mark IV890 g
6D770 g
Common Weaknesses
Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
5D Mark IV102,400 ISO
6D25,600 ISO
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
5D Mark IV7 fps
6D4.5 fps
Battery life Few shots per battery charge Help
5D Mark IV900 shots
6D980 shots
Focus points Few focus points Help
5D Mark IV61
6D11

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