In this review, we will be comparing D6 and 1D X MIII, two Pro DSLR cameras from Nikon and Canon. Nikon D6 was introduced to market in February 2020 and Canon 1D X III was launched in January 2020. There is only 1 months difference between D6 and 1D X MIII so we are expecting this to be a fair comparison regarding age and technology level.
We can expect this to be a close match up because both models are ranked amongst the best in Pro DSLR cameras. Out of 36 cameras in this class, Nikon D6 is ranked #1
with an overall score of 83 and Canon 1D X III is ranked #2
with an overall score of 82.
Here is a brief look at the main features of Nikon D6 and Canon 1D X III before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on the following sections in order to better understand in detail how Nikon D6 and Canon 1D X III compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.