Canon EOS 500D vs Canon EOS 1200D

Winner
Canon EOS 500D

154

Canon EOS 1200D

132

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS 500D

Almost no delay when powering up
Startup delay
300 ms startup delay
Barely any delay taking photos
Shutter lag
159 ms shutter lag
Really small
Size
Prosumer size (129×98×62 mm)
Thin
Thickness
2.4"
 

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS 1200D

Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
Movie format
Full HD
1080p @ 30fps
Interchangeable lenses
Interchangeable lenses
Many lenses to choose from

galleries

Explore our gallery of 25 sample photos taken by the Canon EOS 1200D.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon EOS 500D.

competitors

Canon EOS 500D Competitors

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Canon EOS R

Boutique

$2,199 - $2,299

True resolution Much higher true resolution
Focus points Many more focus points
Viewfinder Has a digital viewfinder
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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 IV

Super zoom

$1,598

True resolution Much higher true resolution
Continuous shooting Shoots much faster
Size Much larger
Canon EOS 1100D

Canon EOS 1100D

Entry-level DSLR

$322 body only

Startup delay Much less startup delay
Shutter lag Much less shutter lag
True resolution Much lower true resolution

Canon EOS 1200D Competitors

Canon EOS Rebel T6

Canon EOS Rebel T6

Entry-level DSLR

$258 - $549 body only

$285 - $399 with 18-55mm lens

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Lowest price Cheaper
True resolution Significantly lower true resolution
Canon EOS 700D

Canon EOS 700D

Entry-level DSLR

$515 body only

$579 with 18-55mm lens

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Continuous shooting Shoots much faster
True resolution Significantly lower true resolution
Canon EOS 600D

Canon EOS 600D

Entry-level DSLR

$412 body only

$515 with 18-55mm lens

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
True resolution Significantly lower true resolution

discussion

Canon EOS 500D
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