Canon EOS 40D vs Canon EOS Digital Rebel XSi

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Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS 40D

Large viewfinder
Viewfinder size
0.59x
Rapid fire
Continuous shooting
6.5 fps
Great viewfinder
Viewfinder
Pentaprism
Barely any delay taking photos
Shutter lag
128 ms shutter lag
 

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS Digital Rebel XSi

Thickness
Thin
2.4"
Screen size
Large screen
3"
Live view
Has live view
Preview your photos
Startup delay
Almost no delay when powering up
400 ms startup delay

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon EOS 40D.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon EOS Digital Rebel XSi.

competitors

Canon EOS 40D Competitors

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Canon EOS 50D

Pro DSLR

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Weather sealed Weather sealed
Color depth Worse color depth
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Canon Rebel T2i

Entry-level DSLR

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Movie format Shoots movies
Shutter lag Much more shutter lag
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Canon EOS 7D

Pro DSLR

$1,299 with 18-135mm lens

Cross type focus points Many more cross-type focus points
Low light performance Lower noise at high ISO
Color depth Worse color depth

Canon EOS Digital Rebel XSi Competitors

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Canon EOS Digital Rebel XTi

Entry-level DSLR

Color depth Better color depth
Dynamic range More dynamic range
Startup delay Much more startup delay
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Canon Rebel T3

Entry-level DSLR

Low light performance Lower noise at high ISO
Movie format Shoots movies
Screen size Much smaller screen
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Canon Rebel T1i

Entry-level DSLR

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Movie format Shoots movies
Color depth Worse color depth

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