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Advantages of the Canon 6D

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Viewfinder size
Significantly larger viewfinder
0.71x vs 0.61x
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More than 30% larger viewfinder
GPS
Has a GPS
Yes vs No
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Automatically geotags your photos when traveling
Thickness
Significantly thinner
2.8" vs 3"
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Around 10% thinner
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Advantages of the Nikon D7200

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Movie format
Higher frame rate movies
1080p @ 60fps vs 1080p @ 30fps
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Both shoot Full HD (1080p) video, but 6D does so at a lower frame rate
Screen size
Significantly larger screen
3.2" vs 3"
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Around 10% larger screen
Focus points
Significantly more focus points
51 vs 11
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Set focus accurately within the frame
Continuous shooting
Shoots significantly faster
6 fps vs 4.5 fps
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More than 30% faster continuous shooting
Storage slots
Has more storage slots
2 vs 1
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More slots allows storing more images without switching memory cards
Lens availability
More lenses available
230 lenses vs 165 lenses
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Around 40% more lenses available
True resolution
Higher true resolution
24 MP vs 20.9 MP
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Capture around 20% more detail in your photos
Screen resolution
Higher resolution screen
1,228k dots vs 1,040k dots
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Around 20% higher resolution screen
Viewfinder coverage
Better viewfinder coverage
100% vs 97%
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Almost the same
Built-in focus motor
Has a built-in focus motor
Yes vs No
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Autofocuses with all autofocus lenses
Battery life
Longer battery life
1110 shots vs 980 shots
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More than 10% more shots per battery charge
Fastest shutter speed
Much faster max shutter speed
1/8000s vs 1/4000s
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2x faster max shutter speed
Built-in flash
Built-in flash
Yes vs No
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A built-in flash is useful for taking indoor shots where there is little light
Lowest price
Cheaper
$629.00 vs $999.00
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The best price we've seen is $370 cheaper (around 40% less)
Size
Slightly smaller
136×107×76 mm vs 145×111×71 mm
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Almost the same
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              similarities

              Compared to recent DSLRs

              Common Strengths
              Weather sealed Weather sealed Help
              Shoot in extreme weather
              Viewfinder Both have pentaprism viewfinders Help
              Pentaprism
              External mic jack Have external mic jacks Help
              Record higher quality audio with a microphone
              Autofocus Both use faster phase detection autofocus Help
              fast and accurate
              Common Weaknesses
              Shutter lag Significant shutter lag Help
              6D290 ms
              D7200173 ms
              Startup delay Significant startup delay Help
              6D500 ms
              D7200400 ms
              Weight Heavy Help
              6D770 g
              D7200765 g
              Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
              Risk of blur
              Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
              Less flexible
              Touch screen No touchscreens Help
              More buttons
              Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
              25,600 ISO
              True resolution Capture low resolution images Help
              6D20.9 MP
              D720024 MP

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