Canon EOS 5D Mark II vs Canon EOS 70D

Winner
Canon EOS 5D Mark II

122

Canon EOS 70D

100

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Large viewfinder
Viewfinder size
0.71x
Almost no delay when powering up
Startup delay
400 ms startup delay
Great viewfinder
Viewfinder
Pentaprism
Fast shutter speed
Fastest shutter speed
1/8000 of a second
 

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS 70D

Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Continuous shooting
Rapid fire
7 fps
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon EOS 70D.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon EOS 5D Mark II.

competitors

Canon EOS 5D Mark II Competitors

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
Fastest shutter speed Much slower max shutter speed
Canon EOS 80D

Canon EOS 80D

Entry-level DSLR

$872 - $999 body only

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

Continuous shooting Shoots much faster
Touch screen Has a touch screen
Viewfinder size Significantly smaller viewfinder
Placeholder

Sony a7R III

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$3,198 body only

$3,407 - $4,096 with 24-70mm lens

Focus points Many more focus points
True resolution Much higher true resolution
Viewfinder Has a digital viewfinder

Canon EOS 70D Competitors

Canon EOS 80D

Canon EOS 80D

Entry-level DSLR

$872 - $999 body only

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

True resolution Significantly higher true resolution
Focus points Significantly more focus points
Nikon D7200

Nikon D7200

Entry-level DSLR

$629 - $1,184 body only

$997 - $1,349 with 18-140mm lens

Screen size Significantly larger screen
True resolution Significantly higher true resolution
Movie continuous focus Doesn't focus continuously recording movies
Nikon D5600

Nikon D5600

Entry-level DSLR

$469 - $597 body only

$559 - $647 with 18-55mm lens

Screen size Significantly larger screen
True resolution Significantly higher true resolution
Continuous shooting Shoots much slower

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