Canon EOS 70D vs Canon EOS 80D

139 mm
104 mm
Canon EOS 70D digital camera
vs
139 mm
105 mm
Canon EOS 80D digital camera

Full Comparison

Sensor

Canon EOS 70DCanon EOS 70DCanon EOS 80DCanon EOS 80D
Sensor type
CMOS
CMOS
Image sensor format
APS-C
APS-C
Sensor size
22.5 x 15 mm
22.3 x 14.9 mm
Sensor photo detectors
21 Mpx
26 Mpx
Effective pixels
20 Mpx
24 Mpx
Image ratio w:h
1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
Max resolution
5472, 3648
6000, 4000
Processor
DIGIC 5+
DIGIC 6

Image

Canon EOS 70DCanon EOS 70DCanon EOS 80DCanon EOS 80D
ISO Auto
yesYes
yesYes
ISO minimum
100
100
ISO maximum
12800
16000
Boosted ISO maximum
25600
25600
White balance presets
6
6
Custom white balance
yesYes
yesYes
Image stabilization
noNo
noNo
Uncompressed format
RAW
RAW
Supported file formats
JPEG, RAW
JPEG, RAW
Built-in HDR function
yesYes
yesYes
AEB/HDR support
yesYes
yesYes

Optics & Focus

Canon EOS 70DCanon EOS 70DCanon EOS 80DCanon EOS 80D
Lens mount
Canon EF-S, Canon EF
Canon EF-S, Canon EF
Magnification (Crop factor)
1.6 x
1.6 x
AF assist (auto-focus assist light)
Flash
Flash
Contrast autofocus
yesYes
yesYes
Autofocus in recording mode
yesYes
yesYes
Focal length multiplier
1.6×
1.6×
Autofocus
Contrast Detect (sensor), Phase Detect, Multi-area, Center, Selective single-point, Tracking, Single, Continuous, Touch, Face Detection, Live View
Contrast Detect (sensor), Phase Detect, Multi-area, Center, Selective single-point, Tracking, Single, Continuous, Touch, Face Detection, Live View
Manual focus
yesYes
yesYes
Number of focus points
19
45
Max number of AF points (incl. assistant)
19
45
Image stabiliser
Lens based only
Lens based only
Phase detection autofocus
yesYes
yesYes

Screen / viewfinder

Canon EOS 70DCanon EOS 70DCanon EOS 80DCanon EOS 80D
Articulated LCD
Fully articulated
Fully articulated
Screen type
Clear View II TFT LCD
TFT LCD
Screen size
3 in
3 in
Screen dots
1040000
1040000
Touch screen
yesYes
yesYes
Live view
yesYes
yesYes
Viewfinder
Optical (pentaprism)
Optical (pentaprism)
Viewfinder coverage
98 %
100 %
Viewfinder magnification
0.95 x
0.95 x
Separate info display
yesYes
yesYes

Photography features

Canon EOS 70DCanon EOS 70DCanon EOS 80DCanon EOS 80D
Minimum shutter speed
30 sec
30 sec
Maximum shutter speed
1/8000 sec
1/8000 sec
Shutter priority
yesYes
yesYes
Aperture priority
yesYes
yesYes
Manual exposure mode
yesYes
yesYes
Continuous shooting
yesYes
yesYes
Number of exposures
2
2
Exposure compensation plus
5
5
Exposure compensation minus
-5
-5
Expousure compensation steps
1/3, 1/2
1/3, 1/2
Subject / scene modes
yesYes
yesYes
Flash sync speed
1/250s
1/250s
External flash connection
Hot shoe, PC terminal
Hot shoe
Built-in flash
yesYes
yesYes
Flash range
472.44 in
472.44 in
External flash
yesYes
yesYes
Continuous drive
7.0 fps
7.0 fps
Self-timer
yesYes
yesYes
Metering modes
Multi, Center-weighted, Spot, Partial
Multi, Center-weighted, Spot
Manual settings
yesYes
yesYes
Self-timer options
2, 10
2, 10
Speed (JPEG)
7 fps
7 fps
Speed (RAW)
7 fps
7 fps
Exposure bracketing
0.3 - 3.0±EV
0.3 - 3.0±EV

Videography features

Canon EOS 70DCanon EOS 70DCanon EOS 80DCanon EOS 80D
Maximum resolution
1920, 1080
1920, 1080
Supported file formats
JPEG, RAW
JPEG, RAW
Microphone
Stereo
Stereo
Speaker
Mono
Mono
Max resolution (highest frame rate)
1280x720
1920x1080
Max frame rate (highest resolution)
30 fps
60 fps
Max frame rate (regardless of res.)
60 fps
60 fps
Video recording
yesYes
yesYes

Dimensions

Canon EOS 70DCanon EOS 70DCanon EOS 80DCanon EOS 80D
Body type
Mid-size SLR
Mid-size SLR
Body material
Plastic
Aluminum
Colour of product
Black, Black
Black
Weight
1.66 lb
1.61 lb
Width
5.47 in
5.47 in
Height
4.09 in
4.13 in
Length
3.11 in
3.11 in
Environmentally sealed
yesYes
yesYes
Anti-dust system
yesYes
yesYes

Storage

Canon EOS 70DCanon EOS 70DCanon EOS 80DCanon EOS 80D
Storage types
SD, SDHC, SDXC
SD, SDHC, SDXC

Power

Canon EOS 70DCanon EOS 70DCanon EOS 80DCanon EOS 80D
Battery Life (CIPA)
920
960
Battery type
Li-Ion
Li-Ion

Connectivity

Canon EOS 70DCanon EOS 70DCanon EOS 80DCanon EOS 80D
USB version
2.0
2.0
HDMI
yesYes
yesYes
Wireless
Built-In
Built-In
Remote control
yesYes
yesYes
NFC
noNo
yesYes
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
yesYes
yesYes
Firewire
noNo
noNo

Other features

Canon EOS 70DCanon EOS 70DCanon EOS 80DCanon EOS 80D
Orientation sensor
yesYes
yesYes
Timelapse recording
yesYes
yesYes