Canon EOS 70D

  • Canon EOS 70D
90
Based on 41 scores, 68 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    27
  • Good:
    13
  • Average:
    1
  • Bad:
    0

Pros:

  • Great image quality.
  • High resolution and low noise.
  • Best continuous AF for movies on the market.

Cons:

  • Live View AF only suitable for slow moving subjects.
  • Slow shot-to-shot times in Live View.

Expert reviews and ratings

By camerastuffreviewcom on 78

The expectations with the introduction of the Canon 70D at the end of 2013 were high. This is the successor to the three-year-old and immensely popular Canon 60D, with more megapixels, modern features like in-camera HDR, a touch screen and Wi-Fi access...

By The Imaging Resource on 90

The long-awaited Canon 70D comes packed with a groundbreaking new technology -- Canon's Dual Pixel CMOS AF system -- that provides on-chip phase detection autofocus at every single pixel. That means a DSLR can finally record video with full-time...

By Stuff.tv on 100

VERDICT The 70D is Canon's best DSLR for ages. While its recent entry-level models have been near flawless in their own right, they've not really offered anything that might make compact system camera users sit up and take notice. But the 70D does...

By Macworld UK on 100

Canon’s release schedule this past year hasn’t been quite as manic as its competitors, with ‘just’ three DSLR consumer offerings in the EOS 100D, 700D and 70D in ascending order of price and specification. As well as being top dog the 20.2 effective...

By Photography Bay on -

The Canon 70D is a fantastic prosumer camera. At present, the 70D is the overall class leader in APS-C cameras, especially when you consider your bang for buck value.The image quality has improved slightly over the last generation; however, the...

By Digital Trends on 65

The Canon EOS 70D is a first-rate 20.2MP DSLR and gives one of our favorites, the Nikon D7100, a very good run for the money. We really like the operability and still quality of both. However, the Canon really trumps Nikon on the video front. Canon's...

By CNET Australia on 83

The 70D is overall an excellent camera, but one that fails to capture the best-in-class prize for image...

By Digital Photography Review on -

The Pentax K-3 is the company's latest range-topping DSLR, which means another robustly constructed, well-proportioned camera built with photographers in mind. The 24MP K-3 does without an anti-aliasing filter, instead offering the unique option of...

By Digital Photography Review on -

The photography enthusiast has never had such a wide choice of great cameras to choose from - with the advent of mirrorless cameras swelling the ranks of highly capable cameras available for around $1,200. Although there's not always a difference in...

By mashable.com on -

Once upon a time, DSLRs were primarily used just for taking photos. That's still the case, but increasingly, we're seeing a lot of amateur filmmakers use DSLRs to shoot incredible movies that — with good lenses, proper lighting and solid post-production...

By Steves Digicams on -

By Josh Fate Canon's introduction of the EOS 70D brings some new and exciting technology to the table. The revolutionary new Dual-Pixel CMOS AF gives the camera some abilities that are not possible on other dSLRs. As the replacement to the 60D, there...

By techradar.com/au/ on 100

Buying Guide Best DSLR: top cameras by price and brand If Canon follows its usual pattern we can expect to see the Canon EOS 70D's 20.2 million-pixel Dual Pixel CMOS sensor appearing throughout the range. Many Canon users are likely to be satisfied with...

By reviewed.com on 91

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By DigitalCameraReview on 90

The introduction of the Canon 70D doesn't mark a dramatic upturn in still image capture performance over its predecessor, the 60D. Probably the most significant changes in this regard are the inclusion of a 7 fps continuous shooting rate and the...

By Macworld UK on 80

Competent ‘Prosumer’ digital SLR for those looking for a mid to high end shooter Adjustable LCD with touch screen plus rugged build and body integral Wi-Fi, not to mention 20MP pictures, add up to a classy if pricey contender If you’re in the market...

By itreviews.com on 80

The Canon EOS 70D delivers the smoothest Live View focus we've seen in a traditional D-SLR, but it can struggle to lock that focus in dim...

By T3 on 80

Otherwise you've a toss up between this model and Nikon's 24 megapixel D7100; a decision best made by having a play with both bodies and feeling how well they sit in your hand.

By Sydney Morning Herald on -

Technology News Digital Life News Cameras DateOctober 17, 2013 (2) Read later This 20-megapixel camera uses dual-pixel technology, designed to improve auto-focus performance in live-view mode. The idea is to incorporate phase detection -...

By DPexpert on -

LOOK MUM, NO WIRES] by terry on 16 October 2013 The Canon EOS 70D reviewed today is the latest camera to come into the Imaging Shed sporting WiFi and the ability to pair with a smartphone. Every new camera these days comes with varying degrees of...

By DPexpert on -

REVIEW—CANON EOS 70D] by terry on 16 October 2013 Price: $1765 with 18–135mm lens Outstanding THE LOW-DOWN: This 20 megapixel camera uses dual pixel technology, designed to improve auto-focus performance in live view mode. The idea is to incorporate...