Canon EOS 7D vs 7D Mark II: 23 Key Differences

Want to know how the Canon EOS 7D II compares with its predecessor? Check out our handy Canon EOS 7D vs Canon 7D Mark II comparison table below.


Canon EOS 7D II


  Canon EOS 7D Canon EOS 7D II
Megapixels 18MP 20.2MP
Processor Dual DIGIC 4 Dual DIGIC 6
AF system 19 point wide-area AF system, all cross type,
central point sensitive to f/2.8
65 points, all cross type, central
point sensitive to f/2.8
HD video Full HD up to 30p Full HD up to 60p
Burst rate 8fps 10fps
Burst depth 25 Raws, 130 JPEG
(depending on card)
31 Raws, unlimited JPEG
(depending on card)
Metering system iFCL 63-zone Dual Layer Metering sensor 150k-pixel metering sensor
ISO 100-6400 (exp. 12,800) 100-16,000 (exp. 51,200)
LCD 3in LCD, 922k dots 3in LCD, 1.04million dots
Media format CF SD and CF
Shutter actuations 150,000 200,000
USB USB 2.0 High Speed USB 3.0
Compass No Yes
GPS system No Yes
Multi-exposure mode               No Yes
Interval timer No Yes
HDR mode No Yes
Weight 830g (excl. battery, card and accessories) 905g (excl. battery, card and accessories)
Anti Flicker mode No Yes
Dual Pixel CMOS AF No Yes
Locking lever No Yes
Headphone socket No Yes


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