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Advantages of the Canon T5i

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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
Continuous shooting
Shoots faster
5 fps vs 3.7 fps
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Around 40% faster continuous shooting
Lowest price
Slightly cheaper
$434.60 vs $499.00
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The best price we've seen is $64 cheaper (more than 10% less)
Thickness
Slightly thinner
3.1" vs 3.1"
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Almost the same
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Advantages of the Canon T3i

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              Compared to recent entry-level DSLRs

              Common Strengths
              Screen resolution High resolution screens Help
              1,040k dots
              Screen flips out Flip-out screens Help
              Great for movies
              Lens availability Many lenses available Help
              220 lenses
              External mic jack Have external mic jacks Help
              Record higher quality audio with a microphone
              Lowest price Inexpensive Help
              T5i$434.60
              T3i$499.00
              Common Weaknesses
              Fastest shutter speed Slow max shutter speed Help
              1/4000 of a second
              Built-in focus motor No focus motor Help
              Won't autofocus with all lenses
              Thickness Quite thick Help
              3.1"
              Shutter lag Significant shutter lag Help
              T5i264 ms
              T3i283 ms
              Startup delay Significant startup delay Help
              T5i700 ms
              T3i1500 ms
              Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
              Risk of blur
              GPS No built-in GPS Help
              Missing geo-tagging
              Viewfinder coverage Below average viewfinder coverage Help
              95%
              True resolution Capture low resolution images Help
              17.9 MP
              Color depth Poor color depth Help
              T5i21.7 bits
              T3i22.1 bits
              Dynamic range Poor dynamic range Help
              T5i11.2 EV
              T3i11.5 EV
              Overall image quality Low image quality Help
              T5i61.0
              T3i65.0
              Size Large Help
              T5i133×100×79 mm
              T3i133×100×80 mm
              Low light performance Above average noise at high ISO Help
              T5i681 ISO
              T3i793 ISO
              Viewfinder Both have pentamirror viewfinders Help
              Pentamirror
              Focus points Few focus points Help
              9
              Weather sealed Neither is weather sealed Help
              Need to shelter it from weather
              Battery life Few shots per battery charge Help
              440 shots
              Movie format Both shoot high resolution HD movies Help
              1080p @ 30fps
              Viewfinder size Below average viewfinder size Help
              0.53x
              Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
              T5i5 fps
              T3i3.7 fps
              Screen size Very small screens Help
              3"

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              Avatar for Cesar Grossmann Cesar Grossmann (0:26 PM, December 02, 2015)
              It's weird these "No focus motor" in Canon cameras information: all the lens have focus motor, no camera body has focus motor. How can this be part of "Common Weaknesses" in Canon cameras? Do you really think Nikon bodies with focus motor are the best cameras in the world, something all cameras want to be when they grow up?