Canon EOS Rebel T6 (EOS 1300D)
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The Canon EOS Rebel T6 (also known as the EOS 1300D) is a budget-friendly DSLR with an 18MP APS-C-size sensor. It uses Canon's DIGIC 4+ image processor which offers an ISO range of 100-6400, expandable to 12800, as well as 3p fps burst shooting. It features a 9-point AF system with a cross-type sensor at the center. The EOS T6 is also outfitted with a 3-inch, 920,000-dot LCD or, of course, an optical viewfinder. The T6 features a host of scene modes, including a Scene Intelligent Auto mode, plus numerous creative filters. Full HD can be captured at 30p or 24p. The Rebel T6 also has Wi-Fi with NFC for easy sharing via Canon's Camera Connect app.
|Body type||Compact SLR|
|Max resolution||5184 x 3456|
|Effective pixels||18 megapixels|
|Sensor size||APS-C (22.3 x 14.9 mm)|
|ISO||Auto, ISO 100-6400, expandable to 12800|
|Lens mount||Canon EF/EF-S|
|Focal length mult.||1.6×|
|Max shutter speed||1/4000 sec|
|Storage types||SD/SDHC/SDXC card|
|USB||USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)|
|Weight (inc. batteries)||485 g (1.07 lb / 17.11 oz)|
|Dimensions||129 x 101 x 78 mm (5.08 x 3.98 x 3.07″)|
The Canon EOS Rebel T6 provides a beginning photographer with good image quality right out of the box. It's a lightweight, easy-to-use DSLR with Wi-Fi for quick photo sharing. Its sensor lags behind the competition and its Live View shooting experience is frustrating, but it produces nice JPEGs without much work on the user's part. Overall, its very reasonable price point makes it a good buy for beginners.
Good for: Beginners, JPEG shooters, bargain hunters.
Not so good for: Those looking for best-in-class resolution and dynamic range, video or extras like panorama or filter modes.
00:15 (29 Jun, 2016)