Summary Canon 650D

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#n/a of 5
Among similar cameras
#n/a of 7
Specifications Key specs
Sensor size
Help APS-C 22.3x14.9mm
Screen resolution
Help 1,040k dots
Help 17.9 MP
Movie format
Help 1080p @ 30fps
Screen size
Help 3"
Light sensitivity
Help 12,800 ISO
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Lenses Lenses
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Also known as: Canon Rebel T4i, Canon EOS Kiss X6i

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Canon has replaced the EOS 650D with the 700D.

Canon EOS 700D
Canon EOS 700D announced March 2013
Autofocus Faster video autofocus
Battery life Longer battery life
Shutter lag Slightly less shutter lag

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The Canon 650D vs other recent entry-level DSLRs

Touch screen Touch screen Help
Fewer buttons
External mic jack External mic jack Help
Record higher quality audio with a microphone
Movie continuous focus Movie continuous focus Help
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
Screen flips out Flip-out screen Help
Great for movies
Lens availability More lenses available Help
220 lenses


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The Canon 650D vs other recent entry-level DSLRs

Low light performance Very noisy at high ISO Help
722 ISO
Color depth Little color depth Help
21.7 bits
Movie format Full HD Help
1080p @ 30fps
Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur
True resolution Lower true resolution Help
17.9 MP
Battery life Shorter battery life Help
440 shots
Focus points Fewer focus points Help
Viewfinder Uses battery, see less detail Help
Missing geo-tagging
Size Slightly large Help
Professional size (133×100×79 mm)
Built-in focus motor No focus motor Help
Won't autofocus with all lenses
Fastest shutter speed Slow shutter speed Help
1/4000 of a second
Overall image quality Very low overall image quality Help
Dynamic range Very narrow dynamic range Help
11.2 EV
Screen size Below average sized screen Help
Viewfinder size Small viewfinder Help
Weather sealed No weather sealing Help
Need to shelter it from weather
Cross type focus points Fewer cross-type focus points Help
Shutter lag Poor shutter lag Help
269 ms shutter lag
Announced Old Help
May 2012
Light sensitivity (boost) Very low boost light sensitivity Help
25,600 ISO
Viewfinder coverage Below average viewfinder coverage Help
Thickness Thick Help
Popularity Not so popular Help
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fallen_angel (7:08 AM, June 19, 2013)
User-friendly for a new DSLR user. My first DSLR and currently enjoying it.
iNezar (10:19 AM, November 14, 2012)
my first DSLR , work great for me. it has many feature , high resolution and very response touch screen and continiuos focus in movie mode
tanpien (4:11 PM, August 04, 2012)
Just upgraded from a 450D, magnificent camera!. Tried it with 55-250mm and 50 mm prime, works great.