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Feb 6, 2015
Mar 21, 2013
 
$749/£599/€799 (body only), $899/£689/€899 (with 18-55 STM lens), $1099 (with 18-135 STM lens)
$899.99/£849 with 18-55mm STM
 
Compact SLR
Compact SLR
Aluminum alloy chassis, composite exterior
Stainless Steel and polycarbonate resin with glass fiber
 
6000 x 4000
5184 x 3456
 
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
1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
24 megapixels
18 megapixels
25 megapixels
19 megapixels
APS-C (22.3 x 14.9 mm)
APS-C (22.3 x 14.9 mm)
CMOS
CMOS
DIGIC 6
Digic 5
sRGB, Adobe RGB
sRGB, Adobe RGB
Primary color filter
RGB Color Filter Array
 
Auto, 100-12800 (expandable to 25600)
 
25600
25600
8
6
Yes
Yes (1)
No
No
RAW
RAW
Fine, normal
 
  • JPEG (Exif v2.3, DPOF v2.0)
  • Raw (Canon CR2)
  • 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
 
  • 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
  • Selective single-point
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Yes (via flash)
by built-in flash
 
No
Yes
Yes
19
9
Canon EF/EF-S
Canon EF/EF-S
1.6×
1.6×
 
Fully articulated
Fully articulated
3
3
1,040,000
1,040,000
Yes
Yes
TFT-LCD
Clear View II TFT LCD
Yes
Yes
Optical (pentamirror)
Optical (pentamirror)
95%
95%
0.82× (0.51× 35mm equiv.)
0.85× (0.53× 35mm equiv.)
 
30 sec
30 sec
1/4000 sec
1/4000 sec
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
  • Program
  • Shutter priority
  • Aperture priority
  • Manual
  • Scene Intelligent Auto
  • 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
  • Portrait
  • Landscape
  • Close-up
  • Sports
  • Kids
  • Food
  • Candlelight
  • Night portrait
  • Handheld night scene
  • HDR backlight control
  • Night Portrait
  • Handheld Night Scene
  • HDR Backlight Control)
Yes
Yes (Pop-up)
12.00 m (at ISO 100)
13.00 m
Yes (via hot shoe)
Yes (Hot-shoe, Wireless plus Sync connector)
 
Auto, On, Off, Red-eye
1/200 sec
1/200 sec
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Silent single shot
  • Silent continuous
  • Self-timer
  • Continuous after self-timer
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Self timer (2s, 10s+remote, 10s + continuous shots 2-10)
5.0 fps
5.0 fps
Yes (2 or 10 secs)
 
  • 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)
±2 (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±2 (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
Yes
Yes (3 frames in either blue/amber or magenta/green axis)
 
1920 x 1080 (30p, 25p, 24p), 1280 x 720 (60p, 50p), 640 x 480 (30p, 25p)
1920 x 1080 (30, 25, 24 fps), 1280 x 720 (60, 50 fps), 640 x 480 (30, 25 fps)
MPEG-4, H.264
H.264, Motion JPEG
Choice of compression (standard, lightweight)
 
Stereo
Stereo
Mono
Mono
 
SD/SDHC/SDXC (UHS-I compatible)
SD/SDHC/SDXC
 
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
Yes (mini-HDMI)
Yes (HDMI mini)
Yes
Yes
No
No
Built-In
Eye-Fi Connected
802.11b/g/n with NFC
 
Yes (wired or via smartphone)
Yes (RC-6 connector)
 
No
 
Battery Pack
Battery Pack
LP-E17 lithium-ion battery @ charger
Lithium-Ion LP-E8 rechargeable battery & charger
440
440
555 g (1.22 lb / 19.58 oz)
580 g (1.28 lb / 20.46 oz)
132 x 101 x 78 mm (5.2 x 3.98 x 3.07)
133 x 100 x 79 mm (5.24 x 3.94 x 3.11)
 
Yes
Yes
 
Yes (by USB cable and PC)
None
Optional
 
via GPE2