Summary Canon SL1

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Body only
With 18-55mm lens
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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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Also known as: Canon EOS 100D

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The Canon SL1 vs other recent entry-level DSLRs

Screen resolution High resolution screen Help
1,040k dots
Autofocus Phase detection autofocus Help
fast and accurate
Movie continuous focus Movie continuous focus Help
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
Thickness Thin Help
Touch screen Touch screen Help
Fewer buttons
External mic jack External mic jack Help
Record higher quality audio with a microphone
Size Really small Help
Prosumer size (117×91×69 mm)
Weight Light Help
407 g


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The Canon SL1 vs other recent entry-level DSLRs

Movie format Full HD Help
1080p @ 30fps
Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
4 fps
Startup delay Poor startup delay Help
600 ms startup delay
Weather sealed No weather sealing Help
Need to shelter it from weather
Battery life Shorter battery life Help
380 shots
Shutter lag Poor shutter lag Help
264 ms shutter lag
Announced Old Help
March 2013
Viewfinder coverage Below average viewfinder coverage Help
Fastest shutter speed Slow shutter speed Help
1/4000 of a second
Screen size Below average sized screen Help
Viewfinder size Small viewfinder Help
Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
12,800 ISO
True resolution Lower true resolution Help
17.9 MP
Screen flips out Fixed screen Help
Less flexible
Focus points Fewer focus points Help
Viewfinder Uses battery, see less detail Help
Missing geo-tagging
Built-in focus motor No focus motor Help
Won't autofocus with all lenses
Popularity Not so popular Help
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Joshua Grey Jensen (4:10 AM, November 29, 2013)
And the navigation pad (with the keys) have dedicated purposes.
yvon (11:19 PM, May 03, 2013)
You are wrong, the T5i has a flip out screen
sam (7:01 PM, March 23, 2013)
the picture of the back is wrong its the T5i