Canon Rebel T1i vs Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS

Winner
Canon EOS Rebel T1i

54

Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS

40

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon Rebel T1i

Full HD
Movie format
1080p @ 20fps
Wide dynamic range
Dynamic range
11.5 EV
Large screen
Screen size
3"
High resolution screen
Screen resolution
920k dots
 

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS

Color depth
Great color depth
22 bits
Live view
Has live view
Preview your photos
Startup delay
Almost no delay when powering up
300 ms startup delay
Shutter lag
Barely any delay taking photos
164 ms shutter lag

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon EOS Rebel T1i.

competitors

Canon EOS Rebel T1i Competitors

Canon EOS Rebel T5

Canon EOS Rebel T5

Entry-level DSLR

$310 body only

$348 - $399 with 18-55mm lens

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Autofocus Video autofocus
Screen resolution Much lower resolution screen
Canon Rebel T3

Canon Rebel T3

Entry-level DSLR

$275 with 18-55mm lens

Color depth Better color depth
Low light performance Lower noise at high ISO
Movie format Lower resolution movies
Canon Rebel T3i

Canon Rebel T3i

Entry-level DSLR

$600 body only

$759 with 18-55mm lens

Color depth Better color depth
Supports 24p Supports 24p
Startup delay Much more startup delay

Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS Competitors

Canon EOS Rebel T5

Canon EOS Rebel T5

Entry-level DSLR

$310 body only

$348 - $399 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Shoots movies
Screen size Much larger screen
Color depth Worse color depth
Canon Rebel T3

Canon Rebel T3

Entry-level DSLR

$275 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Shoots movies
Autofocus Faster autofocus
Shutter lag Much more shutter lag
Canon EOS Digital Rebel XSi

Canon EOS Digital Rebel XSi

Entry-level DSLR

$650 with 18-55mm lens

Screen size Much larger screen
Autofocus Faster autofocus
Color depth Worse color depth

discussion

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Avatar for Snapsort Snapsort (7:19 PM, December 26, 2010)
Glad we could help, now that you have decided on a camera you should check out www.LensHero.com to find a great lens for your T1i
 
Adam (7:17 PM, December 26, 2010)
Wow! What a help!

Was looking between the Canon XS and the Canon T1i and finalized on the T1i because of this site!!!

Thank you.