Summary Canon Rebel XS

Prices Price
Body only
Unknown
With 18-55mm lens
$399
Score Snapsort rank
Within its price range
#n/a of 4
Among similar cameras
#n/a of 11
Specifications Key specs
Sensor size
Help APS-C 22.2x14.8mm
Screen resolution
Help 230k dots
Megapixels
Help 10.1 MP
Movie format
Help None
Screen size
Help 2.5"
Light sensitivity
Help 1,600 ISO
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Lenses Lenses
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Also known as: Canon EOS 1000D

Canon EOS Digital Rebel XSCanon EOS Digital Rebel XS

reviewsWhat are people saying about the Rebel XS

"Configurable "My menu" system makes the interface fast and friendly"
dpreview.com | talking about the camera's button-layout
"The Rebel XS is primarily made from three materials; a stainless steel chassis, the mirror box which is made of high-strength 'engineering plastic' and the body made of a special lightweight 'engineering plastic' which also provides some electromagnetic shielding."
dpreview.com | talking about the camera's build-quality
"Great results even with default settings"
dpreview.com | talking about the camera's image-quality

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Pros

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The Canon Rebel XS vs other recent entry-level DSLRs

Size Quite small Help
Prosumer size 126x98x65 mm
Thickness Thin Help
2.6"
Weight Light Help
502 g
Lowest price Inexpensive Help
$399.00
Startup delay Short startup delay Help
300 ms startup delay
Lens availability More lenses available Help
197 lenses
Shutter lag Short shutter lag Help
164 ms shutter lag

Cons

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The Canon Rebel XS vs other recent entry-level DSLRs

Overall image quality Very low overall image quality Help
62.0
Movie format No movies Help
None
Color depth Less color depth Help
22 bits
Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur
Viewfinder size Small viewfinder Help
0.50x
Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
1,600 ISO
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
3 fps
Autofocus contrast detection autofocus Help
slower focusing
HDR Lacks in-camera HDR Help
You could do HDR manually
Battery life Shorter battery life Help
500 shots
Announced Old Help
June, 2008
Storage slots Fewer storage slots Help
1
Popularity Not so popular Help
Among snapsort users
Low light performance Very noisy at high ISO Help
719 ISO
Dynamic range Very narrow dynamic range Help
10.9 EV
Screen size Very small screen Help
2.5"
Screen resolution Very low resolution screen Help
230k dots
True resolution Lower true resolution Help
10.1 MP
Touch screen No touch screen Help
More buttons
Weather sealed No weather sealing Help
Need to shelter it from weather
Screen flips out Fixed screen Help
Less flexible
Autofocus Manual focus only Help
None
Viewfinder coverage Below average viewfinder coverage Help
95%
Light sensitivity (boost) Lacks boost light sensitivity Help
None
Fastest shutter speed Slow shutter speed Help
1/4000 of a second

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