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Advantages of the Canon 7D Mark II

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Focus points
Many more focus points
65 vs 19
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Set focus accurately within the frame
Continuous shooting
Shoots significantly faster
10 fps vs 8 fps
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Around 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
GPS
Has a GPS
Yes vs No
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Automatically geotags your photos when traveling
True resolution
Higher true resolution
20 MP vs 17.9 MP
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Capture more than 10% more detail in your photos
Screen resolution
Higher resolution screen
1,040k dots vs 920k dots
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More than 10% higher resolution screen
Lowest price
Slightly cheaper
$949.00 vs $1,099.00
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The best price we've seen is $150 cheaper (more than 10% less)
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Battery life
Longer battery life
800 shots vs 670 shots
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Around 20% more shots per battery charge
Thickness
Significantly thinner
2.9" vs 3.1"
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Around 10% thinner
Size
Smaller
148×111×74 mm vs 149×112×78 mm
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Around 10% smaller
Weight
Slightly lighter
860 g vs 910 g
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Around 10% lighter
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              similarities

              Compared to recent DSLRs

              Common Strengths
              Continuous shooting Very fast continuous shooting Help
              7D Mark II10 fps
              7D8 fps
              Weather sealed Weather sealed Help
              Shoot in extreme weather
              Viewfinder Both have pentaprism viewfinders Help
              Pentaprism
              Lens availability Many lenses available Help
              220 lenses
              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
              Viewfinder coverage Above average viewfinder coverage Help
              100%
              Fastest shutter speed Fast max shutter speeds Help
              1/8000 of a second
              Built-in flash Each has a built-in flash Help
              External flash not needed
              Common Weaknesses
              Built-in focus motor No focus motor Help
              Won't autofocus with all lenses
              Weight Heavy Help
              7D Mark II910 g
              7D860 g
              Shutter lag Significant shutter lag Help
              7D Mark II249 ms
              7D131 ms
              Startup delay Significant startup delay Help
              7D Mark II500 ms
              7D400 ms
              Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
              Risk of blur
              Size Large Help
              7D Mark II149×112×78 mm
              7D148×111×74 mm
              True resolution Capture low resolution images Help
              7D Mark II20 MP
              7D17.9 MP
              Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
              Less flexible
              Touch screen No touchscreens Help
              More buttons
              Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
              7D Mark II16,000 ISO
              7D6,400 ISO
              Screen size Very small screens Help
              3"

              Compared to recent pro DSLRs

              Common Strengths
              Lowest price Inexpensive Help
              7D Mark II$949.00
              7D$1,099.00
              Common Weaknesses
              Screen resolution Low resolution screens Help
              7D Mark II1,040k dots
              7D920k dots
              Viewfinder size Below average viewfinder size Help
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              Avatar for Mohàmed Cooper Coopery Mohàmed Cooper Coopery (3:29 PM, February 10, 2017)
              awesome 1!