The Canon EOS 7D Mark II features 20.2MP “Fine Detail” CMOS Sensor and Dual DIGIC 6 Processors on the other hand Canon EOS 6D features 20.2MP Full-Frame CMOS Sensor and DIGIC 5+ Image Processor, takes a look at the Major Specification Below.
Canon EOS 7D Mark II Major Features
- 20.2MP “Fine Detail” CMOS Sensor
- Dual Pixel CMOS AF
- Dual DIGIC 6 Processors
- 65 AF points “All Cross-type”. Dual cross on the center point.
- ISO 100-12800, ISO Boost mode 25600 and 51200
- 1080p/720p both get 60fps
- Servo AF for video shooting.
- Spot metering size 1.8%
- Built-in flash with radio trigger function.
- About 100% coverage OVF
Canon EOS 6D Major 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
- Built-In HDR and Multiple Exposure Modes
Canon EOS 7D Mark II vs. Canon EOS 6D Specification Comparison Table.
Bigger Sensor Size: Canon EOS 6D have bit bigger sensor size compared to Canon EOS 7D Mark II, bigger sensors have more light gathering area hence you get better low-light performance, more color depth and increased dynamic range.
Image processor: Canon EOS 7D Mark II image processor is advance compared to Canon EOS 6D, the new image processor is responsible for overall speed of the camera, Canon EOS 7D Mark II will also feature Fast AF speed, less shutter to shutter lag time and improved
The image processor also decodes RAW file to JPEG format, an advance image processor will give you better output compared to older one.
More AF Points: Canon EOS 7D Mark II features 65 AF points with All Cross-Type AF System, the Canon 6D comes with 11 AF points with 1 cross-type sensors. More AF point does help a lot while you are shooting Action and Sports Photography.
Better low light performance – The Canon 6D comes with more ISO range compared to Canon EOS 7D Mark II, The Standard ISO range of Canon 6D is 100-25600, the expandable ISO range is 50-102400, on the other hand Canon EOS 7D Mark II standard ISO range is 100-16000 and expandable ISO range is 100-51200.
Better Shutter Range: Canon EOS 7D Mark II features better shutter range compared to Canon 6D. Fast shutter range will help you to capture amazing action shots.
Top Continuous shooting speed: Canon EOS 7D Mark II features faster burst mode when compared to Canon 6D.
Video Mode: Canon EOS 7D Mark II features full HD video recording @60 frame rates. 1280×720 video@ 60fps.
Supported formats Canon EOS 7D Mark II MOV and MP4 file formats. Additionally, uncompressed video can be recorded to an optional external recorded via the HDMI output. In-camera video is recorded using the high quality H.264/MPEG-4 AVC codec and manual exposure control is supported for greater refinement over the look and feel of recordings. Video clips are automatically partitioned after the file size has reached 4GB and both IPB and All i-frame compressions are available for use depending on editing and output preferences.
Better Video Mode: Canon 6D features full HD video recording @ 30, and 24 fps frame rate. HD video recording @ 60 fps, 50 fps.
Supported formats Canon 6D H.264/MPEG-4 AVC codec.
Wireless: Canon 6D has Built-In, the Canon EOS 7D Mark II No wireless connectivity option available in Canon EOS 7D Mark II.
Battery Life (CIPA): Canon EOS 6D battery rating is 950 shots and other hand Canon EOS 7D Mark II battery rating is 670 shots. According to CIPA.
Dimensions: Canon 6D is smaller than Canon EOS 7D Mark II.
Weight: Canon 6D light-weight than Canon EOS 7D Mark II.
High ISO Test Between Canon EOS 7D Mark II vs. Canon EOS 6D
Verdicts- Even at the maximum ISO range of 51200, the Canon 6D is very stable with maintaining the images with much lesser noise in compared to 7D mark II. But if you look at the overall specifications you could find the 7D mark II is better camera.