Canon EOS 70D
Canon EOS 70D VS. Canon EOS 80D
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Canon EOS 70D vs. Canon EOS 80D

September 12, 2019
                         
Bottom line: Which one is better?

In this review of canon 70D vs 80D, Canon EOS 80D is truly an ideal and quality camera as it has 15.79% more megapixels (main camera), 26 more focus points, 40shots longer battery life, 2× better video recording quality (main camera), has phase detection autofocus for photos, 25g lighter, 2% more viewfinder coverage and has timelapse function.

DESIGN

If you compare Canon 80D vs 70D, then you get the following design features of the two cameras;

Weather sealed; Canon EOS 70D and Canon EOS 80D have this feature.

Flip-out screen; Canon EOS 70D and Canon EOS 80D have this feature

More viewfinder coverage; Canon EOS 70D is 98% whereas Canon EOS 80D is 100%.

Optical viewfinder; Canon EOS 70D and Canon EOS 80D have this feature

Hot shoe; Canon EOS 70D and Canon EOS 80D have this feature

Bottom Line design
Canon EOS 80D is better as it has a higher viewfinder coverage percentage.
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OPTICS

In terms of optics of 70D vs 80D, we consider the features below;

AF tracking; Canon EOS 70D and Canon EOS 80D have this feature

Focus points; Canon EOS 70D has 19 whereas Canon EOS 80D has 45

Sensor size; Canon EOS 70D has 22.5 × 15mm, the same sensor size of Canon EOS 80D.

Maximum light sensitivity; Canon EOS 70D has 25600 ISOO, the same as Canon EOS 80D.

Phase detection autofocus for photos; Canon 80D has this.

Megapixels; Canon EOS 70D has 20.9MP whereas Canon EOS 80D has 24.2MP.

Bottom Line optics
Canon EOS 80D is better as it has superior optic features.
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VIDEOGRAPHY

When we compare Canon EOS 70D vs 80D, the following videography features are realised;

Video recording (main camera); Canon EOS 70D has 1080 × 30fps whereas Canon EOS 80D has 1080 × 60fps

Continuous autofocus when recording movies; Canon EOS 70D and Canon EOS 80D have this feature

Timelapse function; canon EOS 80D has this feature.

24P cinema mode; Canon EOS 70d has this.

Bottom Line videography
Canon EOS 80D is better as it has quality recording video images.
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AUDIO

In terms of audio of EOS 70D vs 80D; the following features are compared;

Stereo microphone; Canon EOS 70D and Canon EOS 80D have this feature

Microphone input; Canon EOS 70D and Canon EOS 80D have this feature

Number of microphones; Canon EOS 70D has 1 whereas Canon EOS 80D has 2.

Socket for a 3.5mm audio jack; Canon EOS 80D has a socket for a 3.5mm audio jack.

Bottom Line audio
Canon EOS 80D is a better camera as it has a socket for a 3.5mm audio jack.
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BATTERY

Battery life (CIPA); Canon EOS 70D has 920shots whereas Canon EOS 80D has 960shots

Removable battery; Canon EOS 70D and Canon EOS 80D have this feature

Battery level indicator; Canon EOS 70D and Canon EOS 80D have this feature

Rechargeable battery; Canon EOS 70D and Canon EOS 80D have this feature.

Bottom Line battery
Canon EOS 80D has a better battery life.
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KEY FEATURES

External memory; Canon EOS 70D and Canon EOS 80D have this feature

WIFI; Canon EOS 70D and Canon EOS 80D have this feature

802.11n WIFI connection; Canon EOS 80D has this feature

Remote control; Canon EOS 70D and Canon EOS 80D have this feature

Accelerometer; Canon EOS 70D and Canon EOS 80D have this feature

HDMI output; Canon EOS 70D and Canon EOS 80D have this feature

Bottom Line key features
Canon EOS 80D is better as it has superior key features.
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Conclusion

Canon EOS 80D is a better camera with ideal features that make it outshine its counterpart in almost all areas.

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