Compared to The best recent entry-level DSLRs

Rank Out of Score
Canon EOS 600D #1 2 100
Canon EOS 550D #2 2 98
Canon EOS 600D Canon EOS 550D
Score Score
DXO Mark Scores
Low light performance 40.0 40.0
Color depth 17.5 17.5
Dynamic range 11.2 11.2
Misc
Cross type focus points 0.0 0.0
Shutter lag 11.3 15.0
Viewfinder size 9.4 11.3
Popularity 12.0 4.0
Screen
Screen resolution 21.3 21.3
Screen size 22.5 22.5
Touch screen 0.0 0.0
Advanced
Image stabilization 0.0 0.0
Continuous shooting 3.1 3.1
Form factor
Viewfinder 22.5 22.5
Lens availability 4.7 4.7
Movies
Movie format 25.0 25.0
Total 200.5 198.1
Best total 200.5 200.5
Score 100 98
Canon EOS 600D Canon EOS 550D
Score Weight Score Weight
DXO Mark Scores
Low light performance
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793 ISO 40.0 × 100.0 = 40.0 784 ISO 40.0 × 100.0 = 40.0
Color depth
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22.1 bits 70.0 × 25.0 = 17.5 22.1 bits 70.0 × 25.0 = 17.5
Dynamic range
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11.5 EV 45.0 × 25.0 = 11.2 11.5 EV 45.0 × 25.0 = 11.2
Misc
Cross type focus points
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1 0.0 × 37.5 = 0.0 1 0.0 × 37.5 = 0.0
Shutter lag
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283 ms 30.0 × 37.5 = 11.3 252 ms 40.0 × 37.5 = 15.0
Viewfinder size
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0.53x 25.0 × 37.5 = 9.4 0.54x 30.0 × 37.5 = 11.3
Popularity
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125 60.0 × 20.0 = 12.0 42 20.0 × 20.0 = 4.0
Screen
Screen resolution
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1,040k dots 85.0 × 25.0 = 21.3 1,040k dots 85.0 × 25.0 = 21.3
Screen size
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3" 90.0 × 25.0 = 22.5 3" 90.0 × 25.0 = 22.5
Touch screen
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No 0.0 × 12.5 = 0.0 No 0.0 × 12.5 = 0.0
Advanced
Image stabilization
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None 0.0 × 25.0 = 0.0 None 0.0 × 25.0 = 0.0
Continuous shooting
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3.7 fps 25.0 × 12.5 = 3.1 3.7 fps 25.0 × 12.5 = 3.1
Form factor
Viewfinder
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Pentamirror 90.0 × 25.0 = 22.5 Pentamirror 90.0 × 25.0 = 22.5
Lens availability
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220 lenses 95.0 × 5.0 = 4.7 220 lenses 95.0 × 5.0 = 4.7
Movies
Movie format
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1080p @ 30fps 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0 1080p @ 30fps 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0
Total 200.5 Total 198.1
Best total 200.5 Best total 200.5
Canon EOS 600D Score 100 Canon EOS 550D Score 98