Canon 1D X is a flagship canon DSLR and canon 6D is a entry level Full frame DSLR, let’s see the major specification difference in both the camera
Take a look at both the camera features overview
Canon 6D features – 20.2MP Full-Frame CMOS Sensor, 3.0″ Clear View High Resolution LCD, DIGIC 5+ Image Processor, Built-In Wi-Fi and GPS Connectivity, Full HD 1080p with Manual Controls, 11-Point AF with Center Cross-Type Point, 63-Zone Dual Layer Metering Sensor, Extended ISO Range of 50-102400, Up to 4.5 Full Resolution FPS and Built-In HDR and Multiple Exposure Modes.
Canon 1DX features- 18.1Mp CMOS Sensor, Dual DIGIC 5+ Image Processors, 3.2″ LCD Screen, Eye-Level Pentaprism Viewfinder, Dual CF Card Recording Media, Canon EF Lens Mount, Magnesium Alloy Body, 1920 x 1080 HD Video Capture, Live View Still and Video Recording and 61-Point High Density Auto Focus.
Canon 6D and Canon 1D X Specification Comparison Review
|Features / Models||Canon 6D||Canon 1D X|
|Megapixel||20.2 megapixels||18.1 megapixels|
|Sensor size / type||Full frame (36 x 24 mm)||Full frame (36 x 24 mm)|
|Image processor||Digic 5+||Dual Digic 5+|
|AF Type||Hybrid (Phase and Contrast)||Hybrid (Phase and Contrast)|
|ISO||Auto, 100 – 25600 in 1/3 stops, plus 50, 51200, 102400 as option||100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800, 25600, 51200 (50, 102400 and 204800 with boost)|
|Shutter Min/Max||30 sec- 1/4000 sec||30 sec- 1/8000 sec|
|Top Continuous Shooting Speed||4.5||14 fps|
|Video||1920 x 1080 (29.97, 25, 23.976 fps fps), 1280 x 720 (59.94, 50 fps), 640 x 480 (25, 30 fps)||1920 x 1080 (30, 25, 24 fps, 1280 x 720 (60, 50 fps), 640 x 480 (60, 50 fps)|
|Display||Fixed LCD 3″with 1,040,000 Screen dots||Fixed LCD 3.2″ with 1,040,000 Screen dots|
|Dimensions and Weight||145 x 111 x 71 mm 770 g||158 x 164 x 83 mm|
Both the camera have full-frame size sensor and video specification.
Reason to Buy Canon 6D
You get 2 More Megapixel on that same size sensor
Built-in GPS and WiFi
You Save approx $4K
Reason to Buy Canon 1D X
Advance Image processor
More AF points
Dedicated DIGIC 4 processor for AF system
Top continuous shooting speed of 14 fps
Bit more ISO range
Top Shutter range up to 1/8000
Better Display unit and Viewfinder
Price Factor: Price Factor is a creating a very huge difference here, you save approx $4K if you buy Canon 6D
If you are looking for first entry level camera at affordable price range, Canon 6D is the best option, If price is no barrier and you want the ultimate performer, go for Canon 1DX.