DSLR head to head: Nikon D7000 vs Canon EOS 7D Conclusion

Canon vs Nikon head to head
Canon vs Nikon head to head Canon vs Nikon head to head


More versatility in both image quality and general performance make the difference for the Canon EOS 7D, which comes out as the overall winner.


Canon EOS 7D


Nikon D7000 Canon EOS 7D
Sensor 16.2MP CMOS
File Format JPEG, Raw
ISO 100-12,800 100-12,800
Shutter Speed 30-1/8000th sec 30-1/8000th sec
Drive Modes

Single, Continuous, Self-timer, remote, Mirror up

Single, Continuous, Self timer, remote

LCD 3in, 921k-dot LCD 3in, Clear View II 920k dot
Focusing Mode AF, AF-S, AF-C, AF-A, M Auto, Single point, Spot AF, AF, Zone AF
Memory Card Twin SD card slot CompactFlash (UDMA compatible)
Dimensions 132 × 105 × 77 mm 148.2 x 110.7 x 73.5 mm
Weight 780 g with battery & card (no lens) 820g (body only)