Canon EOS 5D Mark II vs Canon EOS 80D

5.98 in
4.47 in
Canon EOS 5D Mark II Digital Camera
vs
54.72 in
4.14 in
Canon EOS 80D Digital Camera

Full Comparison

Sensor

Canon EOS 5D Mark IICanon EOS 5D Mark IICanon EOS 80DCanon EOS 80D
Sensor type
CCD
CMOS
Image sensor format
Full frame
APS-C
Sensor size
24, 36
22.3, 14.9
Sensor photo detectors
22 Mpx
26 Mpx
Effective pixels
21 Mpx
24 Mpx
Image ratio w:h
3:2
1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
Max resolution
5616, 3744
6000, 4000
Processor
DIGIC 5
DIGIC 6

Image

Canon EOS 5D Mark IICanon EOS 5D Mark IICanon EOS 80DCanon EOS 80D
ISO Auto
yesyes
yesyes
ISO minimum
100
100
ISO maximum
25600
25600
Boosted ISO maximum
25600
25600
Maximum image resolution
5760, 3840
6000, 4000
White balance presets
6
6
White balance modes
Auto, Cloudy, Daylight, Manual, Shade, Tungsten
Auto, Cloudy, Custom modes, Daylight, Flash, Fluorescent, Shade, Tungsten
Custom white balance
Yes (1)
yesyes
Supported image file formats
JPEG, RAW
JPG, RAW
Photo effects
Neutral
Black&White
Image stabilizer
yesyes
yesyes
Image stabilization type
nono
nono
Supported aspect ratios
3:2
1:1, 3:2, 4:3, 16:9
Uncompressed format
RAW
RAW
HDR
nono
yesyes
AEB/HDR support
yesyes
yesyes

Optics and focus

Canon EOS 5D Mark IICanon EOS 5D Mark IICanon EOS 80DCanon EOS 80D
Lens mount
Canon EF
Canon EF, Canon EF-S
Optical zoom
4.3 x
3 x
Digital zoom
4 x
10 x
Magnification (Crop factor)
1 x
1.6 x
Maximum aperture
4
3.5
AF assist (auto-focus assist light)
nono
Flash
Focus adjustment
Auto/Manual
Auto/Manual
Contrast autofocus
yesyes
yesyes
Autofocus in recording mode
yesyes
yesyes
Focal length multiplier
1.6×
Autofocus
Servo Auto Focus, Single Auto Focus
AI Focus, Servo Auto Focus
Auto Focus (AF) lock
yesyes
yesyes
Manual focus
yesyes
yesyes
Auto Focus (AF) points selection
Auto, Manual
Auto, Manual
Auto Focus (AF) assist beam
yesyes
yesyes
Number of focus points
61
45
Max number of AF points (incl. assistant)
15
45
Image stabiliser
Lens based only
Lens based only
Filter diameter
2.64 in
2.64 in
Phase detection autofocus
yesyes
yesyes

Screen and viewfinder

Canon EOS 5D Mark IICanon EOS 5D Mark IICanon EOS 80DCanon EOS 80D
Screen size
3.20 in
3.00 in
Articulated LCD
Fixed
Fully articulated
Screen technology
LCD
LCD TFT
Screen dots
920000
1040000
Touch screen
nono
nono
Field of view
170 %
100 %
Live view
yesyes
yesyes
Viewfinder
Optical
Optical
Viewfinder coverage
98 %
100 %
Viewfinder magnification
0.71 x
0.95 x
Separate info display
yesyes
yesyes

Photography features

Canon EOS 5D Mark IICanon EOS 5D Mark IICanon EOS 80DCanon EOS 80D
Shooting modes
Aperture priority, Auto, Manual, Shutter priority
Aperture priority, Auto, Shutter priority
Camera shutter type
Electronic
Electronic
Minimum shutter speed
30 s
30 s
Maximum shutter speed
1/8000 s
1/8000 s
Shutter priority
yesyes
yesyes
Aperture priority
yesyes
yesyes
Manual exposure mode
yesyes
yesyes
Number of exposures
3
2
Exposure compensation plus
2
5
Exposure compensation minus
-2
-5
Expousure compensation steps
1/2, 1/3
1/3, 1/2
Auto exposure lock
yesyes
yesyes
Continuous shooting
yesyes
yesyes
Self-timer delay
2, 10
2, 10
Histogram
yesyes
yesyes
Subject / scene modes
nono
yesyes
Flash sync speed
1/200s
1/250s
Built-in flash
yesyes
yesyes
Flash modes
Auto
Auto
External flash connection
Hot shoe, PC terminal
Hot shoe
External flash
yesyes
yesyes
Continuous drive
3.9 fps
7.0 fps
Scene modes
Night portrait, Landscape (scenery)
Night portrait, Portrait, Landscape (scenery)
Self-timer
yesyes
yesyes
Metering modes
Multi, Center-weighted, Spot
Multi, Center-weighted, Spot
Manual settings
yesyes
yesyes
Self-timer options
2, 10
2, 10
Speed (JPEG)
3.9 fps
7 fps
Speed (RAW)
3.9 fps
7 fps
Exposure bracketing
0.3 - 2.0±EV
0.3 - 3.0±EV

Videography features

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Maximum resolution
1920, 1080
1920, 1080
Video recording
yesyes
yesyes
Recording resolutions
640 x 480, 1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080
1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080
HD type
Full HD
Full HD
Supported video file formats
H.264, MOV
MOV, MP4
Analog signal format system
NTSC
NTSC, PAL
Camera playback
Slide show
Movie, Single image
Max resolution (highest frame rate)
1920x1080
1920x1080
Max frame rate (highest resolution)
30 fps
60 fps
Max frame rate (regardless of res.)
25 fps
60 fps
Motion JPEG frame rate
29.97 fps
60 fps

Audio features

Canon EOS 5D Mark IICanon EOS 5D Mark IICanon EOS 80DCanon EOS 80D
Built-in microphone
yesyes
yesyes
Microphone type
Mono
Stereo
Speaker type
Mono
Mono

Design

Canon EOS 5D Mark IICanon EOS 5D Mark IICanon EOS 80DCanon EOS 80D
Body type
SLR
SLR
Body material
Magnesium
Fiberglass, Polycarbonate, Resin
Colour of product
Black
Black
Anti-dust system
yesyes
yesyes
Environmentally sealed
yesyes
yesyes

Dimensions

Canon EOS 5D Mark IICanon EOS 5D Mark IICanon EOS 80DCanon EOS 80D
Weight
2.09 lb
1.43 lb
Width
5.98 in
54.72 in
Height
4.47 in
4.14 in
Depth
4.47 in
3.09 in

Storage

Canon EOS 5D Mark IICanon EOS 5D Mark IICanon EOS 80DCanon EOS 80D
Compatible memory cards
CF
SD, SDHC, SDXC
Storage types
Compact Flash Type I/II, UDMA, MicroDrive
SD, SDHC, SDXC
Camera file system
DPOF 1.1, Exif 2.2, RAW
DPOF 1.1, Exif 2.3, RAW

Power

Canon EOS 5D Mark IICanon EOS 5D Mark IICanon EOS 80DCanon EOS 80D
Power source type
Battery
Battery
Battery life (CIPA)
950
1390
Battery technology
Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Number of batteries supported
1
1

Connectivity

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HDMI
yesyes
yesyes
USB version
2.0
2.0
Wireless
Optional
Built-In
Remote control
yesyes
yesyes
PictBridge
nono
yesyes
NFC
nono
yesyes
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
nono
yesyes
Firewire
nono
nono

Other features

Canon EOS 5D Mark IICanon EOS 5D Mark IICanon EOS 80DCanon EOS 80D
Timelapse recording
yesyes
yesyes
GPS
nono
nono
Orientation sensor
yesyes
yesyes
Languages support
ARA, CHI (SIMPL), CHI (TR), CZE, DAN, DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, FIN, FRE, GRE, HUN, ITA, JPN, KOR, NOR, POL, POR, RUM, RUS, SWE, THA, TUR, UKR
Multi
On Screen Display (OSD) languages
ARA, CHI (SIMPL), CHI (TR), CZE, DAN, DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, FIN, FRE, GRE, HUN, ITA, JPN, KOR, NOR, POL, POR, RUM, RUS, SWE, THA, TUR, UKR
ARA, CHI (SIMPL), CHI (TR), CZE, DAN, DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, FIN, FRE, GRE, HUN, ITA, JPN, KOR, NOR, POL, POR, RUM, RUS, SWE, THA, TUR, UKR

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