Updated (May 2012): Compare the Canon Rebel T4i vs Canon Rebel T3i

Canon Rebel T4i vs Canon Rebel T3i

Winner
Canon Rebel T4i

58

Canon Rebel T3i

56

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon Rebel T4i

Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
In-camera HDR
HDR
Combines multiple exposures
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
Autofocuses shooting video
Badge
Contrast detection
 

Reasons to buy the Canon Rebel T3i

Movie format
Full HD
1080p @ 30fps
Screen resolution
High resolution screen
1,040k dots
Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies

galleries

Explore our gallery of 49 sample photos taken by the Canon Rebel T4i.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon Rebel T3i.

competitors

Canon Rebel T4i Competitors

Canon Rebel T5i

Canon Rebel T5i

Entry-level DSLR

$429 - $649 body only

$520 - $649 with 18-55mm lens

Lowest price Cheaper
Shutter lag Slightly less shutter lag
Low light performance Slightly more noise at high ISO
Canon EOS Rebel T5

Canon EOS Rebel T5

Entry-level DSLR

$268 body only

$330 - $399 with 18-55mm lens

Color depth Better color depth
Low light performance Slightly lower noise at high ISO
Screen resolution Much lower resolution screen
Canon EOS Rebel T6i

Canon EOS Rebel T6i

Entry-level DSLR

$799 with 18-55mm lens

Color depth Better color depth
Dynamic range More dynamic range
Viewfinder size Slightly smaller viewfinder

Canon Rebel T3i Competitors

Canon Rebel T5i

Canon Rebel T5i

Entry-level DSLR

$429 - $649 body only

$520 - $649 with 18-55mm lens

Autofocus Video autofocus
Startup delay Much less startup delay
Color depth Worse color depth
Canon EOS Rebel T5

Canon EOS Rebel T5

Entry-level DSLR

$268 body only

$330 - $399 with 18-55mm lens

Autofocus Video autofocus
Lowest price Much cheaper
Screen resolution Much lower resolution screen
Canon EOS 60D

Canon EOS 60D

Pro DSLR

$458 body only

$1,150 with 18-135mm lens

Startup delay Much less startup delay
Battery life Much longer battery life
Size Significantly larger

discussion

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Juan Figueroa (1:48 AM, November 27, 2014)
It is not a tie. The pros of the T3i are minimal compared with the pros of the T4i
 
WADAA (11:56 PM, April 15, 2014)
The t3i and the t4i BOTH have swivel screen :/
 
Dave (5:37 AM, June 10, 2012)
You missed the articulating screen