Nikon D7500 vs Canon EOS 80D Specifications Comparison

Here is the quick overview and specifications comparison of Nikon D7500 vs Canon EOS 80D. You can take a look at the key differences between Nikon D7500 ($1,247) and Canon EOS 80D ($1,199) and see which one is better for the money. Join Nikon D7500 Facebook Group to get the latest D7500 news in time!

Nikon D7500 Key Features:

  • 20.9-megapixel DX CMOS image sensor
  • Native ISO range of 100-51,200, expandable to 50-1,640,000
  • EXPEED 5 processor
  • Large 3.2” 922K dot, tilting LCD screen with touch functionality
  • 51-point AF system with 15 cross-type sensors and group-area AF paired with up to 8 fps continuous shooting capability
  • Auto Picture Control
  • In-camera batch RAW processing
  • 4K Ultra HD and 1080p Full HD video with stereo sound, power aperture control, auto ISO, 4K UHD Time-Lapse and more
  • Built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth
  • SnapBridge functionality
  • Class leading image quality, ISO range, image processing and metering equivalent to the award-winning D500

Canon EOS 80D Key Features:

  • 24.2MP APS-C CMOS Sensor
  • DIGIC 6 Image Processor
  • 3.0″ 1.04m-Dot Vari-Angle Touchscreen
  • Full HD 1080p Video Recording at 60 fps
  • 45-Point All Cross-Type AF System
  • Dual Pixel CMOS AF
  • Expanded ISO 25600, Up to 7 fps Shooting
  • Built-In Wi-Fi with NFC
  • RGB+IR 7560-Pixel Metering Sensor

Nikon D7500 vs Canon EOS 80D Specifications Comparison

ModelsNikon D7500Canon EOS 80D
AnnouncementApr 12, 2017Feb 18, 2016
MSRP$1299 (body only), $1749 with 18-140 VR kit lens$1199 (body only), $1799 (w/18-135 lens)
Megapixel20.9MP24.2MP
Sensor sizeAPS-C (23.5 x 15.7 mm)APS-C (22.5 x 15 mm)
Sensor typeCMOSCMOS
ProcessorExpeed 5DIGIC 6
ISOISO 100 – 51200 (expandable to 50 – 1640000)Auto, 100-16000 (expands to 25600)
White balance presets126
Image stabilizationDigital onlyNo
File format
  • JPEG: JPEG-Baseline compliant with fine, normal, or basic compression (Size priority); Optimal quality compression available
  • NEF (RAW): Lossless compressed, compressed 12 or 14 bit
  • NEF (RAW) + JPEG: Single Photograph Recorded in both NEF (RAW) and JPEG Formats
  • JPEG (Exif v2.3)
  • Raw (Canon 14-bit CRW)
Number of focus points5145
Focal length multiplier1.5x1.6x
Articulated LCDTiltingFully articulated
Screen size3.2″3″
Screen dots922,0001,040,000
Touch screenYesYes
Screen typeTFT LCDTFT LCD
Viewfinder magnification0.94x0.95x
Minimum shutter speed30 sec30 sec
Maximum shutter speed1/8000 sec1/8000 sec
Built-in flashYes (Pop-up)Yes
Flash modesAuto, On, Off, Red-eye, Slow sync, Rear curtain
Flash X sync speed1/250 sec1/250 sec
Continuous drive8.0 fps7.0 fps
Self-timerYes (2, 5, 10 or 20 sec)Yes (2 or 10 sec)
Exposure compensation±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
AE Bracketing±5 (2, 3, 5, 7 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 2/3 EV, 1 EV, 2 EV steps)
WB BracketingYes (3 frames in 1-stop increments)
Video Recording
  • 3840 x 2160 @ 30p / 144 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 3840 x 2160 @ 25p / 144 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 3840 x 2160 @ 24p / 144 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 60p / 48 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 60p / 24 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 50p / 48 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 50p / 24 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 30p / 24 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 30p / 12 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 25p / 24 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 25p / 12 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 24p / 24 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 24p / 12 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1280 x 720 @ 60p / 24 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1280 x 720 @ 60p / 12 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1280 x 720 @ 50p / 24 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1280 x 720 @ 50p / 12 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
1920 x 1080 (60p, 30p, 24p), 1280 x 720 (60p, 30p)
Videography notesSupports MOV and MP4 packagesChoice of ALL-I or IPB codecs
Storage typesSD/SDHC/SDXCSD/SDHC/SDXC (UHS-I support)
WirelessBuilt-InBuilt-In
Battery descriptionEN-EL15a lithium-ion rechargeable battery & chargerLP-E6N lithium-ion battery & charger
Battery Life (CIPA)950960
Weight (inc. batteries)640 g (1.41 lb / 22.58 oz)730 g (1.61 lb / 25.75 oz)
Dimensions136 x 104 x 73 mm (5.35 x 4.09 x 2.87″)139 x 105 x 79 mm (5.47 x 4.13 x 3.11″)
GPSOptionalNone