Canon EOS 100D (EOS Rebel SL1)

Announced Mar 21, 2013 •
18 megapixels | 3 screen | APS-C sensor
dpreview conclusion

The Canon EOS Rebel SL1 / 100D is an ideal camera for consumer users looking for better image quality, with improved Live View and movie-mode autofocus in a small body. Its touchscreen interface offers a modern set of digital controls in a camera that will still feel familiar to more traditional SLR users.

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Gold Award
78%
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Good for

Users who want to shoot in Live View and record movies, but also want the benefits of an APS-C digital SLR in a smaller body.

Not so good for

Enthusiasts looking for more bells and whistles, like an articulating LCD or wireless remote control of flash.

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Other reviews
Canon EOS 100D / Rebel SL1 review
By: Mike Topham, What Digital Camera (May 10, 2013)

With four DSLRs to choose from at the entry level of Canon's range, the Canon EOS 100D sits below the despite it being £170 more expensive. For the extra outlay you'll have the option to push the sensitivity higher in low light, take advantage of the 100D's small and lightweight design, plus have a superb touch screen at your control.

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