Canon EOS 7D vs Canon EOS 60D: Conclusion

Canon 60D
Canon 60D Canon EOS 7D

Specs comparison
NameCanon EOS 60D
Canon EOS 7D
Price£1099£1700
Sensor18MP
18MP
ISO100-6400 (12800 expanded)
100-6400 (12800 expanded)
Burst Rate
5.3fps up to 58 images (JPEG)
8fps up to 126 images (JPEG)
Metering63-zone iFCL
63-zone dual layer SPC
HD Movie
1080p @ 30, 25 or 24fps
1080p @ 30, 25 or 24fps
LCD3" vari-angle 1040k LCD
3" 920k LCD
Viewfinder96% coverage pentaprism
100% coverage pentaprism
Card Type
SD/SDHC/SDXCCompactFlash
Size 144.5 x 105.8 x 78.6mm 148.2 x 110.7 x 73.5 mm
Weight 755g

820g

 

Conclusion

Although the EOS 60D offers plenty of advantages over it's bigger brother, such as a vari-angle screen and better battery life, the superior performance and image quality win the day for the EOS 7D.