Nikon D90 vs Canon EOS 450D

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83

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon D90

Wide dynamic range
Dynamic range
12.5 EV
High resolution screen
Screen resolution
930k dots
Large viewfinder
Viewfinder size
0.63x
24p movies
Supports 24p
For that film look
 

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS 450D

Shutter lag
Barely any delay taking photos
160 ms shutter lag
Size
Really small
Prosumer size (129×98×62 mm)
Thickness
Thin
2.4"
Weight
Light-weight
524 g

galleries

Explore our gallery of 48 sample photos taken by the Canon EOS 450D.
Explore our gallery of 47 sample photos taken by the Nikon D90.

competitors

Nikon D90 Competitors

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Nikon D3300

Entry-level DSLR

$447 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
Viewfinder size Significantly smaller viewfinder
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Nikon D5100

Entry-level DSLR

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Dynamic range More dynamic range
Viewfinder size Much smaller viewfinder
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Nikon D7000

Entry-level DSLR

$826 with 18-105mm lens

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Dynamic range More dynamic range
Startup delay More startup delay

Canon EOS 450D Competitors

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Canon EOS 1000D

Entry-level DSLR

Color depth Better color depth
Dynamic range More dynamic range
Screen size Much smaller screen
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Canon EOS 600D

Entry-level DSLR

$861 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Shoots movies
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Startup delay Much more startup delay
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Canon EOS 1100D

Entry-level DSLR

$629 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Shoots movies
Dynamic range More dynamic range
Screen size Much smaller screen

discussion

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D90
Nikon

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Canon

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