Canon EOS 5D Mark II vs Canon EOS-1Ds Mark II

Winner
Canon EOS 5D Mark II

91

Canon EOS-1Ds Mark II

68

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Full HD
Movie format
1080p @ 30fps
Large screen
Screen size
3"
Large viewfinder
Viewfinder size
0.71x
Has live view
Live view
Preview your photos
 

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS-1Ds Mark II

Viewfinder coverage
Great viewfinder coverage
100%
Storage slots
More storage slots
2
Viewfinder size
Large viewfinder
0.70x

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon EOS-1Ds Mark II.
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

$1,248 - $1,499 body only

$1,699 - $1,899 with 24-105mm lens

HDR Has in-camera HDR
Low light performance Lower noise at high ISO
Viewfinder coverage Less viewfinder coverage
Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Pro DSLR

$1,300 - $2,499 body only

$2,700 - $3,099 with 24-105mm lens

Screen size Significantly larger screen
Cross type focus points Many more cross-type focus points
Dynamic range Less dynamic range
Canon EOS 7D Mark II

Canon EOS 7D Mark II

Pro DSLR

$1,263 - $1,499 body only

$1,571 - $1,849 with 18-135mm lens

Cross type focus points Many more cross-type focus points
Movie format Lower frame rate movies
Low light performance More noise at high ISO

Canon EOS-1Ds Mark II Competitors

Canon EOS 5D

Canon EOS 5D

Pro DSLR

$3,499 body only

$4,349 - $4,599 with 24-105mm lens

Screen size Much larger screen
Size Significantly smaller
Overall image quality Slightly worse image quality
Canon EOS-1D Mark III

Canon EOS 1D Mark III

Pro DSLR

$4,599 body only

Screen size Much larger screen
Live view Has live view
Low light performance More noise at high ISO
Canon EOS 7D

Canon EOS 7D

Pro DSLR

$845 body only

$1,099 with 28-135mm lens

Movie format Shoots movies
Screen size Much larger screen
Color depth Worse color depth

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