Feature Comparison of Canon EOS 600D (Body Only) Vs Nikon D5200 (Body Only)

General
Type DSLR DSLR
Dimensions 133.1 x 99.5 x 79.7 mm 129 x 98 x 78 mm
Weight 570 g 555 g
Image
Camera Resolution 18.0 MP 24.7 MP
Video Resolution 1920 x 1080 Pixels at 30 fps 1920 x 1080 Pixels at 60 fps
ISO Rating 100 - 12800 100 - 25600
White Balancing Auto, Preset (Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten light, White fluorescent light, Flash), Custom White balance correction and white balance bracketing features provided Auto, incandescent, fluorescent (7 types), direct sunlight, flash, cloudy, shade, preset manual, all except preset manual with fine-tuning
Image Format JPEG (Fine, Normal), RAW compressed JPEG (Fine, Normal & Basic), NEF (RAW) 14 bit, NEF (RAW)+JPEG
Video Format MPEG-4, H.264, MOV MOV, MPEG-4 / H.264
Audio Formats Linear PCM Linear PCM
Face Detection Yes Yes
Image Stablizer No No
Sensor
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Size 22.3 x 14.9 mm ( APS-C Canon ) 23.5 x 15.6 mm ( APS-C )
Image Ratio w:h 1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9 3:2
Max Resolution 5184 x 3456 Pixels 6000 x 4000 Pixels
Processor DIGIC 4 Expeed 3
Display
Display 3.0 inch TFT color LCD, Liquid-crystal Monitor, Fully Articulated LCD, Live View 3 inch TFT LCD Monitor with 170 degrees viewing angle
Image Display Resolution 1040K dots 921K dots
View Finder
View Finder Yes, Optical Pentamirror Viewfinder, Coverage (95%), Magnification (0.85x), Eye Point (19 mm), Fixed & Precision Matte Focussing Screen, Quick-return Type Mirror Yes, Optical (Pentamirror), Magnification ( 0.78x ), Coverage (95%), Live View ( With contrast-detect AF, face detection and subject tracking ), Fully Articulated LCD
Lens
Lens Type Canon EF/EF-S Nikon F mount (with AF contacts)
Auto Focus Yes, Phase Detect, Contrast Detect, Multi-Area, Selective Single Point, Single, Continuous, Face Detection, Live View. Yes, Contrast Detect, Phase Detect, Multi-Area, Selective Single Point, Tracking, Single, Continuous, Face Detection, Live View
Manual Focus Yes Yes
Digital Zoom 3-10x
Other Focus Features Focal Length Multiplier (1.6x), No. Of Focus Points (9) Focal Length Multiplier (1.5x), No. Of Focus Points (39), Eye Point (17.9 mm)
Color Filter Yes, Primary (RGB) Color Filter
Optical Zoom 3x
Photography Features
Self Timer Yes, 2 or 10 sec Yes, 2, 5, 10 or 20 sec
Shooting Modes Auto, Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Neutral, Faithful, Monochrome, User Def. 1 - 3 Auto modes (auto; auto (flash off)); programmed auto with flexible program (P); shutter-priority auto (S); aperture-priority auto (A); manual (M); scene modes (portrait; landscape; child; sports; close up; night portrait; night landscape; party/indoor; beach/snow; sunset; dusk/dawn; pet portrait; candlelight; blossom; autumn colors; food); special effects modes (night vision; color sketch; miniature effect; selective color; silhouette; high key; low key)
Metering Yes, Multi-Segment, Center-Weighted, Spot, Partial Yes, Multi-Pattern, Center-Weighted, Spot
Camera Shutter Speed (Sec) 1/4000 s (Max) & 30 s (Min) 1/4000 s (Max) & 30 s (Min)
Flash
Built-In Flash Yes, Retractable, auto pop-up flash Yes, Pop-Up
External Flash Yes, Hot-shoe, Wireless plus Sync connector Yes, Hot-Shoe
Flash Mode Auto, On, Off, Red-eye Auto, auto with red-eye reduction, auto slow sync, auto slow sync with red-eye reduction, fill-flash, red-eye reduction, slow sync, slow sync with red-eye reduction, rear-curtain with slow sync, rear-curtain sync, off
Connectivity
HDMI Yes, Mini HDMI, Type-C Yes, HDMI Mini Type C
TV Out Analog Video Output (NTSC, PAL) Analog Video Output (NTSC, PAL)
Microphone Yes, Built-in monaural microphone Yes, Built-in Stereo
USB Cable Yes Yes
Wi-Fi No Yes
Pictbridge Yes, PictBridge-compatible printers, DPOF Version 1.1 Yes, PictBridge 1.0
Memory
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC / Eye-Fi Card SD / SDHC / SDXC
Upgradable Memory Yes Yes
Battery
Battery Life 440 500
Battery Type Rechargeable Li-ion Battery LP-E8 Lithium-Ion EN-EL14 Rechargeable Battery
Power Supply AC Adapter Kit ACK-E8 EH-5B AC Adapter
Camera Features
Dust Reduction Yes, Auto, Manual, Dust Delete Data appending Yes, Image sensor cleaning, Image Dust Off reference data (optional Capture NX 2 software required)
Supported Language 25 26
Picture Angle 17 mm Ultra Wide-angle
Sync Terminal Yes, 1/200 sec Yes, 1/200 sec
Continuous Shot Yes, 3.7 fps Yes, 3 fps
Additional Features Remote Control (E3 connector, InfraRed), Timelapse Recording, Orientation Sensor Mono Speaker, GPS (Optional), Timelapse Recording, Orientation Sensor, Remote Control (Optional ML-L3 or WR-R10), Wireless (Optional), Image (EXIF 2.3, DCF 2.0, DPOF ( Fine, Normal, & Basic Quality ))
Red Eye Reduction Yes
Remote Control E3 connector, InfraRed ML-L3 or WR-R10 (optional)
View Finder Features AF information (AF points, focus confirmation light), Exposure information (Shutter speed, aperture value, ISO speed (always displayed), AE lock, exposure level/compensation, spot metering circle, exposure warning, AEB), Flash information (Flash ready, high-speed sync, FE lock, flash exposure compensation, red-eye reduction light), Image information (Highlight tone priority (D+), monochrome shooting, maximum burst (1 digit display), White balance correction, SD card information), Eyepiece Shutter Mirror Lock Up

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Compare Canon EOS 600D (Body Only) Vs Nikon D5200 (Body Only) side by side for all differences and similarities in specifications and features to find which is better. Canon EOS 600D (Body Only) has a feature score of 0, whereas Nikon D5200 (Body Only) has a feature score of 0. The page was last updated on September 23, 2019.