Canon EOS Rebel SL1 vs. Canon EOS 70D vs. Canon EOS 7D Mark II

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Mar 21, 2013
Jul 2, 2013
Sep 15, 2014
 
$799.99/£799 with 18-55mm STM
£1079.99 / $1199 / €1099 body only. £1199.99 / $1340 / €1249 with EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM. £1399.99 $1549 / €1499 with EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM
$1799 (body only), $2149 (w/18-135mm F3.5-5.6 IS STM lens)
 
Compact SLR
Mid-size SLR
Mid-size SLR
Aluminium alloy and polycarbonate resin with carbon and glass fiber
 
Magnesium alloy
 
5184 x 3456
5472 x 3648
5472 x 3648
5184 x 2912, 4608 x 3456,3456 x 3456, 3456 x 2304, 3456 x 1944, 3072 x 2304, 2592 x 1728, 2592 x 1456, 2304 x 1728, 2304 x 2304, 1920 x 1280, 1920 x 1080, 1728 x 1728, 1696 x 1280, 1280 x 1280, 720 x 480, 720 x 400, 640 x 480, 480 x 480
3468x2432, 2736x1824, 1920x1280, 720x480, 4864x3648, 3248x2432, 2432x1824, 1696x1280, 640x480,5472x3072, 3468x2048, 2736x1536, 1920x1080, 720x408, 3648x3648, 2432x2432, 1824x1824, 1280x1280, 480x480
4104 x 2736 (M-Raw), 3648 x 2432, 2736 x 1824, 1920 x 1080, 720 x 480
1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
3:2, 16:9
18 megapixels
20 megapixels
20 megapixels
19 megapixels
21 megapixels
21 megapixels
APS-C (22.3 x 14.9 mm)
APS-C (22.5 x 15 mm)
APS-C (22.4 x 15 mm)
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
Digic 5
Digic 5+
DIGIC 6 (dual)
sRGB, Adobe RGB
sRGB, Adobe RGB
sRGB, Adobe RGB
RGB Color Filter Array
 
Primary color filter
 
Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800 (25600 with boost)
Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800 (25600 with boost)
Auto, ISO 100-16000 (expandable to 51200)
25600
25600
51200
6
6
8
Yes (1)
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
RAW
RAW
RAW
 
Fine, Normal
Fine, normal
  • JPEG: Fine, Normal (Exif 2.3 compliant)
  • Design rule for Camera File system (2.0),
  • RAW: 14bit RAW
  • Digital Print Order Format [DPOF] Version 1.1 compliant
  • JPEG: Fine, Normal.
  • RAW: RAW, M-RAW, S-RAW (14bit)
  • JPEG (EXIF v2.3, DCF v2.0)
 
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Touch
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Touch
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
by built-in flash
Intermittent firing of built-in flash
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
 
19
65
Canon EF/EF-S
Canon EF/EF-S
Canon EF/EF-S
 
1.6×
1.6×
 
Fixed
Fully articulated
No
3
3
3
1,040,000
1,040,000
1,040,000
Yes
Yes
No
 
Clear View II TFT color LCD
Clear View II TFT-LCD
Yes
Yes
Yes
Optical (pentamirror)
Optical (pentaprism)
Optical (pentaprism)
95%
98%
100%
0.87×
0.95× (0.59× 35mm equiv.)
1× (0.62× 35mm equiv.)
 
30 sec
30 sec
30 sec
1/4000 sec
1/8000 sec
1/8000 sec
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
  • Program AE
  • Shutter priority AE
  • Aperture priority AE
  • Manual (Stills and Movie)
  • Scene Intelligent Auto (Stills and Movie)
  • No Flash
  • Creative Auto
  • Portrait
  • Landscape
  • Close-up
  • Sports
  • SCN
 
  • Scene Intelligent Auto
  • Program AE
  • Shutter priority AE
  • Aperture priority AE
  • Manual exposure
  • Bulb
  • Custom (1-3)
  • Kids
  • Food
  • Candlelight
  • Night Portrait
  • Handheld Night Scene
  • HDR Backlight Control
  • Portrait, Landscape, Close-up, Sports, Night Portrait, Handheld Night Scene, HDR Backlight Control
 
Yes (Pop-up)
Yes (Pop-up)
Yes
9.40 m
12.00 m
 
Yes (via Hot-shoe)
Yes (Built-in flash works as wireless commander)
Yes (via hot shoe, flash sync port)
Auto, On, Off, Red-eye
Auto, On, Off, Red-eye
 
1/200 sec
1/250 sec
1/250 sec
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Self timer (2s, 10s+remote, 10s + continuous shots 2-10)
  • Single, Continuous L, Continuous H, Self timer (2s+remote, 10s +remote), Silent single shooting, Silent continuous shooting
  • Single
  • High-speed continuous
  • Low-speed continuous
  • Silent single shooting
  • Silent continuous shooting
  • 10-sec self-timer / remote control
  • 2 sec self-timer / remote control
4.0 fps
7.0 fps
10.0 fps
Yes (2s, 10s+remote, 10s + continuous shots 2-10))
Yes (2 or 10 sec, remote)
Yes (2 or 10 sec)
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Partial
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Partial
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Partial
±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±2 (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±3 (2, 3, 5, 7 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±5 (2, 3, 5, 7 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
Yes (3 frames in either blue/amber or magenta/green axis)
Yes (3 frames in either blue/amber or magenta/green axis)
 
 
1920 x 1080 (30, 25, 24 fps), 1280 x 720 (60, 50 fps), 640 x 480 (30, 25 fps)
1920 x 1080 (29.97, 25, 23.976 fps), 1280 x 720 (59.94, 50 fps), 640 x 480 (59.94, 50 fps)
1920 x 1080 (59.94, 50. 29.97, 25, 24, 23.98 fps), 1280 x 720 (59.94, 50, 29.97, 25 fps), 640 x 480 (29.97, 25 fps)
MPEG-4, H.264
H.264
MPEG-4
 
 
Choice of MOV or MP4 and IPB, Light IBP, ALL-I compression
Mono
Stereo
Stereo
Mono
Mono
Mono
 
SD/SDHC/SDXC
SD/SDHC/SDXC
CompactFlash + SD/SDHC/SDXC
 
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
USB 3.0 (5 GBit/sec)
Yes (HDMI mini)
Yes (HDMI mini)
Yes (mini-HDMI)
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
Eye-Fi Connected
Built-In
 
Yes (RC-6)
Yes (RS-60E3 cable release, RC-6 wireless remote, or using smartphone over Wi-Fi)
Yes (wired or wireless)
 
 
Yes (Water and Dust resistant)
Yes
Battery Pack
Battery Pack
Battery Pack
Lithium-Ion LP-E12 rechargeable battery & charger
Lithium-Ion LP-E6 rechargeable battery & charger
LP-E6N lithium-ion battery and charger
380
920
670
407 g (0.90 lb / 14.36 oz)
755 g (1.66 lb / 26.63 oz)
910 g (2.01 lb / 32.10 oz)
117 x 91 x 69 mm (4.61 x 3.58 x 2.72)
139 x 104 x 79 mm (5.47 x 4.11 x 3.09)
149 x 112 x 78 mm (5.87 x 4.41 x 3.07)
 
Yes
Yes
Yes
 
Yes (by USB cable and PC)
 
Optional
Optional
Built-in
via GPE2