Summary Canon Kiss Digital X3

Prices Price
Body only
Score Snapsort rank
Among similar cameras
#n/a of 6
Specifications Key specs
Sensor size
Help APS-C 22.3x14.9mm
Screen resolution
Help 920k dots
Help 15.1 MP
Movie format
Help 1080p @ 20fps
Screen size
Help 3"
Light sensitivity
Help 3,200 ISO
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Also known as: Canon EOS 500D, Canon EOS Rebel T1i

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The Canon Kiss Digital X3 vs other recent entry-level DSLRs

Lens availability More lenses available Help
220 lenses
Thickness Thin Help
Size Really small Help
Prosumer size (129×98×62 mm)
Weight Light Help
520 g


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The Canon Kiss Digital X3 vs other recent entry-level DSLRs

Low light performance Very noisy at high ISO Help
663 ISO
Color depth Little color depth Help
21.7 bits
Movie format Full HD Help
1080p @ 20fps
Screen size Below average sized screen Help
Viewfinder size Small viewfinder Help
Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
3,200 ISO
Supports 24p No 24p movies Help
Missing that film look
True resolution Lower true resolution Help
15.1 MP
Screen flips out Fixed screen Help
Less flexible
Battery life Shorter battery life Help
400 shots
HDR Lacks in-camera HDR Help
You could do HDR manually
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
Among snapsort users
Overall image quality Very low overall image quality Help
Dynamic range Very narrow dynamic range Help
11.5 EV
Screen resolution Low resolution screen Help
920k dots
Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
3.4 fps
Startup delay Poor startup delay Help
300 ms startup delay
Touch screen No touch screen Help
More buttons
Weather sealed No weather sealing Help
Need to shelter it from weather
Autofocus contrast detection autofocus Help
slower focusing
External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack Help
Limited to the in-camera mic
Shutter lag Poor shutter lag Help
159 ms shutter lag
Announced Old Help
March 2009
Viewfinder coverage Below average viewfinder coverage Help
Fastest shutter speed Slow shutter speed Help
1/4000 of a second




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