Updated (March, 2013): Compare the Canon EOS 650D vs Canon EOS 700D

Canon EOS 700D

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Canon EOS 700D

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Canon EOS 600D

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Canon EOS 600D

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Reasons to buy the Canon EOS 700D

Touch screen
Touch screen
Less buttons
Flip-out screen
Screen flips out
Great for movies
In-camera HDR
HDR
Combines multiple exposures
Autofocuses shooting video
Badge
Phase detection
 

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS 600D

Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies
 

differences

Advantages of the Canon 600D

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Color depth
Better color depth
22.1 bits vs 21.7 bits
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Distinguishes 0.4 more bits of color
Low light performance
Lower noise at high ISO
793 ISO vs 681 ISO
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The 600D has a slight edge (0.2 f-stops) in low noise, high ISO performance
Overall image quality
Better image quality
65.0 vs 61.0
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Around 10% better image quality
Dynamic range
More dynamic range
11.5 EV vs 11.2 EV
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0.3 f-stops more dynamic range
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Autofocus
Video autofocus
Phase detection vs None
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Automatically focuses shooting video
HDR
Has in-camera HDR
Yes vs No
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Combines multiple exposures to capture high dynamic range
Touch screen
Has a touch screen
Yes vs No
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Fewer buttons to worry about and direct interaction with camera menus
Startup delay
Significantly less startup delay
700 ms vs 1500 ms
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2.1x less delay when turning on
Cross type focus points
Significantly more cross-type focus points
9 vs 1
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Grab focus in difficult situations
Continuous shooting
Shoots faster
5 fps vs 3.7 fps
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Around 40% faster continuous shooting
Battery life
Longer battery life
550 shots vs 440 shots
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Around 30% more shots per battery charge
Light sensitivity (boost)
Better boost ISO
25,600 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
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The 700D's boost ISO is 1 f-stop better
Light sensitivity
Better maximum light sensitivity
12,800 ISO vs 6,400 ISO
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The 700D's maximum light sensitivity is 1 f-stop better
Lowest price
Significantly cheaper
$752.72 vs $979.00
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The best price we've seen is $226 cheaper (more than 20% less)
Shutter lag
Slightly less shutter lag
264 ms vs 283 ms
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Around 10% less delay when taking photos
Thickness
Slightly thinner
3.1" vs 3.1"
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Almost the same
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              Compared to recent entry-level DSLRs

              Common Strengths
              Screen flips out Flip-out screens Help
              Great for movies
              Screen resolution High resolution screens Help
              1,040k dots
              Lens availability Many lenses available Help
              197 lenses
              External mic jack Have external mic jacks Help
              Record higher quality audio with a microphone
              Common Weaknesses
              Fastest shutter speed Slow max shutter speed Help
              1/4000 of a second
              Lowest price Very expensive Help
              600D:$979.00
              700D:$752.72
              Thickness Quite thick Help
              3.1"
              Size Large Help
              600D:133x99x79 mm
              700D:133x100x79 mm
              Viewfinder coverage Below average viewfinder coverage Help
              95%
              Sensor size Very small sensors Help
              APS-C 22.3x14.9mm
              Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
              Risk of blur
              Shutter lag Significant shutter lag Help
              600D:283 ms
              700D:264 ms
              Viewfinder size Below average viewfinder size Help
              0.53x
              Focus points Few focus points Help
              9
              Weather sealed Neither is weather sealed Help
              Need to shelter it from weather
              Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
              600D:3.7 fps
              700D:5 fps
              Dynamic range Poor dynamic range Help
              600D:11.5 EV
              700D:11.2 EV
              Panorama Neither camera stitches together panoramas Help
              You could stitch photos in post
              Overall image quality Low image quality Help
              600D:65.0
              700D:61.0
              Color depth Poor color depth Help
              600D:22.1 bits
              700D:21.7 bits
              Low light performance Above average noise at high ISO Help
              600D:793 ISO
              700D:681 ISO

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              competitors

              Shared Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Canon EOS 1200D

              Canon EOS 1200D

              Entry-level DSLR

              $429 body only

              Lowest price Is much less expensive
              Weight Is slightly lighter
              Sensor cleaning Lacks a self cleaning sensor
              External mic jack Lacks and external mic jack
              Nikon D3200

              Nikon D3200

              Entry-level DSLR

              $309 - $527 body only

              $389 - $447 with 18-55mm lens

              Low light performance Is significantly less noisy at high ISO
              Overall image quality Has significantly better image quality
              Screen flips out Doesn't have a screen which flips out
              Nikon D5300

              Nikon D5300

              Entry-level DSLR

              $697 body only

              $599 - $797 with 18-55mm lens

              Low light performance Is much less noisy at high ISO
              Overall image quality Has much better image quality
              Canon EOS 100D

              Canon EOS 100D

              Entry-level DSLR

              $532 body only

              $563 with 18-55mm lens

              Size Is much smaller
              Lowest price Is significantly less expensive
              Autofocus Users slower contrast detection autofocus
              Screen flips out Doesn't have a screen which flips out
              Nikon D5200

              Nikon D5200

              Entry-level DSLR

              $497 body only

              $597 with 18-55mm lens

              Low light performance Is significantly less noisy at high ISO
              Overall image quality Has much better image quality
              Shutter lag Has slightly more shutter lag
              Nikon D3300

              Nikon D3300

              Entry-level DSLR

              $439 - $497 with 18-55mm lens

              Low light performance Is much less noisy at high ISO
              Overall image quality Has significantly better image quality
              Screen flips out Doesn't have a screen which flips out
              Canon EOS 60D

              Canon EOS 60D

              Pro DSLR

              $699 - $899 body only

              $959 - $1,182 with 18-135mm lens

              Viewfinder size Slightly larger viewfinder
              Startup delay Has slightly less startup delay
              Weight Is significantly heavier
              Size Is significantly larger

              Canon EOS 600D Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              No significant competitors found that are specific to the Canon EOS 600D.

              Canon EOS 700D Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              No significant competitors found that are specific to the Canon EOS 700D.

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              Avatar for Hamza Hamza (8:05 AM, November 23, 2014)
              Is there any difference other than ISO increase and touch screen LCD?