Nikon D7000 vs Canon EOS D60

Nikon D7000
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Reasons to buy the Nikon D7000

Low noise at high ISO
Low light performance
1,167 ISO
Great image quality
Overall image quality
80.0
Great color depth
Color depth
23.5 bits
Wide dynamic range
Dynamic range
13.9 EV
 

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS D60

Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Pentaprism

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon EOS D60.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon D7000.

competitors

Nikon D7000 Competitors

Nikon D7200

Nikon D7200

Entry-level DSLR

$769 - $997 body only

$1,099 - $1,297 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 D5300

Nikon D5300

Entry-level DSLR

$400 body only

$500 - $515 with 18-55mm lens

Screen size Significantly larger screen
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Weather sealed No weather sealing
Nikon D7100

Nikon D7100

Entry-level DSLR

$719 body only

$1,097 with 18-55mm lens

Screen size Significantly larger screen
True resolution Significantly higher true resolution
Battery life Slightly shorter battery life

Canon EOS D60 Competitors

Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II

Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$1,500 - $1,799 body only

$1,899 with 40-150mm lens

Screen size Much larger screen
Continuous shooting Shoots much faster
Viewfinder Has a digital viewfinder
Olympus OM-D E-M10 II

Olympus OM-D E-M10 II

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$716 body only

Screen size Much larger screen
Image stabilization Image stabilization
Viewfinder Has a digital viewfinder
Nikon D100

Nikon D100

Pro DSLR

Built-in focus motor Has a built-in focus motor
Lens availability Slightly more lenses available
Sensor type Has a CCD-family sensor

discussion

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Avatar for Snapsort Snapsort (0:17 AM, September 12, 2011)
Hi Jmink99, I think you want the Canon 60D vs Nikon D7000 :)  This comparison is of Canon's 9 year old D60, not the recent 60D.
 
Avatar for Snapsort Snapsort (0:17 AM, September 12, 2011)
Hi Fred, I think you want the Canon 60D vs Nikon D7000 :)  This comparison is of Canon's 9 year old D60, not the recent 60D.
 
Fred (0:04 AM, September 12, 2011)
Yeah, the specs are largely incorrect.
 
Avatar for Snapsort Snapsort (3:00 PM, August 23, 2011)
Hi JMink, I'll double check our specs, but if you've noticed something wrong please let us know!
 
Jmink99 (2:58 PM, August 23, 2011)
Your specs for the Canon D60 are all wrong...get you facts right!
http://usa.canon.com/cusa/consumer/products/cameras/slr_cameras/eos_60d#Specifications