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Canon EOS Rebel SL1 vs Canon EOS Rebel T6i

4.6 in
3.57 in
Canon EOS Rebel SL1 Digital Camera
Canon EOS Rebel SL1
5.19 in
3.96 in
Canon EOS Rebel T6i Digital Camera
Canon EOS Rebel T6i
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Full Comparison

Sensor

Canon EOS Rebel SL1Canon EOS Rebel SL1Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
Sensor type
CMOS II
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CMOS
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Image sensor format
APS-C
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APS-C
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Sensor size
0.88 in
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0.88 in
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Sensor photo detectors
19.0 Mpx
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25.0 Mpx
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Effective pixels
18.0 Mpx
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24.0 Mpx
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Image ratio w:h
  • 1:1
  • 4:3
  • 3:2
  • 16:9
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  • 1:1
  • 4:3
  • 3:2
  • 16:9
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Max resolution
  • 5184
  • 3456
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  • 6000
  • 4000
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Other resolutions
  • 5184x2912
  • 4608x3456
  • 3456x3456
  • 3456x2304
  • 3456x1944
  • 3072x2304
  • 2592x1728
  • 2592x1456
  • 2304x1728
  • 2304x2304
  • 1920x1280
  • 1920x1080
  • 1728x1728
  • 1696x1280
  • 1280x1280
  • 720x480
  • 720x400
  • 640x480
  • 480x480
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N/A
Processor
DIGIC 5
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DIGIC 6
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Image

Canon EOS Rebel SL1Canon EOS Rebel SL1Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
ISO
  • 100
  • 200
  • 400
  • 800
  • 1600
  • 3200
  • 6400
  • Auto
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  • 100
  • 6400
  • 12800
  • Auto
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ISO Auto
yes
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N/A
ISO minimum
100
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100
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ISO maximum
6400
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25600
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Boosted ISO maximum
25600
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25600
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Maximum image resolution
  • 5184
  • 3456
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  • 6000
  • 4000
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White balance presets
6
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8
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White balance modes
  • Auto
  • Cloudy
  • Custom modes
  • Daylight
  • Flash
  • Fluorescent
  • Shade
  • Tungsten
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  • ATW
  • Cloudy
  • Custom modes
  • Daylight
  • Flash
  • Fluorescent L
  • Shade
  • Tungsten
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Custom white balance
yes
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yes
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Supported image file formats
JPG
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  • JPG
  • RAW
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Photo effects
  • Black&White
  • Neutral
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  • Black&White
  • Neutral
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Image stabilizer
no
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yes
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Image stabilization type
No
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No
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Supported aspect ratios
  • 3:2
  • 4:3
  • 16:9
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  • 1:1
  • 3:2
  • 4:3
  • 16:9
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Uncompressed format
RAW
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RAW
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HDR
yes
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yes
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AEB/HDR support
yes
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yes
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Optics and focus

Canon EOS Rebel SL1Canon EOS Rebel SL1Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
Lens mount
Canon EF
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  • Canon EF
  • Canon EF-S
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Optical zoom
0.36 x
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N/A
Magnification (Crop factor)
1.6 x
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1.6 x
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Maximum aperture
22
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4
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AF assist (auto-focus assist light)
Flash
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Lamp
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Focus adjustment
Manual
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Auto/Manual
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Contrast autofocus
yes
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yes
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Brightness adjustment
yes
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yes
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Autofocus in recording mode
yes
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N/A
Autofocus
  • Face detection
  • Multi Point Auto Focus
  • Servo Auto Focus
  • Single Auto Focus
  • Tracking Auto Focus
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  • AI Focus
  • One Shot Focus
  • Servo Auto Focus
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Auto Focus (AF) lock
yes
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yes
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Manual focus
yes
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yes
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Auto Focus (AF) points selection
  • Auto
  • Manual
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  • Auto
  • Manual
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Auto Focus (AF) assist beam
yes
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yes
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Number of focus points
9
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19
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Max number of AF points (incl. assistant)
9
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19
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Image stabiliser
Lens based only
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Lens based only
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Filter diameter
2.64 in
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2.64 in
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Phase detection autofocus
yes
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yes
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Number of AF points (contrast)
8
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19
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Focal length multiplier
N/A
1.6x
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Screen and viewfinder

Canon EOS Rebel SL1Canon EOS Rebel SL1Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
Screen size
3.03 in
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3.0 in
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Articulated LCD
no
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yes
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Screen technology
LCD
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LCD
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Display aspect ratio
3:2
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3:2
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Screen dots
1040000
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1040000
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Touch screen
no
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yes
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Field of view
100.0 %
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100.0 %
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Live view
yes
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yes
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Viewfinder
Electronic
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Electronic
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Viewfinder coverage
95.0 %
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95.0 %
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Viewfinder magnification
0.87 x
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0.82 x
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Dioptre correction
yes
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yes
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Diopter adjustment (D-D)
3 - 1
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3 - 1
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Eye relief
0.75 in
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0.75 in
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Separate info display
no
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no
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Flip-out screen
no
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yes
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Second display
no
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no
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Photography features

Canon EOS Rebel SL1Canon EOS Rebel SL1Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
Shooting modes
  • Aperture priority
  • Auto
  • Manual
  • Program
  • Shutter priority
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  • Movie
  • Scene
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Camera shutter type
Electronic
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Electronic
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Minimum shutter speed
30.0 s
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30.0 s
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Maximum shutter speed
1.0 s
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1.0 s
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Shutter priority
yes
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yes
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Aperture priority
yes
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yes
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Manual exposure mode
yes
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yes
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Number of exposures
3
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3
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Exposure compensation plus
5
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5
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Exposure compensation minus
-5
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-5
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Expousure compensation steps
  • 1/3
  • 1/2
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  • 1/3
  • 1/2
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Auto exposure lock
no
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yes
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AE EV steps
  • 1/3
  • 1/2
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  • 1/3
  • 1/2
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Continuous shooting
yes
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yes
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Self-timer delay
  • 2
  • 10
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  • 2
  • 10
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Histogram
yes
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yes
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AE frames
3
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3
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WB Bracketing
Yes
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Yes
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Subject / scene modes
yes
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yes
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Flash sync speed
1/200s
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1/200s
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Built-in flash
yes
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yes
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Flash range
9.4
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12
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Flash modes
  • Auto
  • Manual
  • Redeye Reduction
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  • High-speed Sync
  • Redeye Reduction
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External flash connection
Hot shoe
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Hot shoe
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External flash
yes
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yes
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Continuous drive
4.0 fps
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5.0 fps
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Scene modes
  • Candlelight
  • Children
  • Close-up
  • Night portrait
  • Portrait
  • Sports
  • Landscape
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  • Food
  • Sports
  • Landscape
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Self-timer
yes
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yes
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Metering modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Partial
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  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Partial
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3D support
no
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N/A
Manual settings
yes
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yes
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Self-timer options
  • 2
  • 10
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  • 2
  • 10
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Speed (JPEG)
4.0 fps
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5.0 fps
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Speed (RAW)
4.0 fps
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5.0 fps
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Exposure bracketing
0.3 - 0.5±EV
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0.3 - 2.0±EV
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Flash metering system
N/A
  • E-TTL
  • E-TTL II
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Videography features

Canon EOS Rebel SL1Canon EOS Rebel SL1Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
Maximum resolution
  • 1920
  • 1080
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  • 1920
  • 1080
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Video recording
yes
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yes
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Recording resolutions
  • 640 x 480
  • 1280 x 720
  • 1920 x 1080
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  • 640 x 480
  • 1280 x 720
  • 1920 x 1080
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HD type
Full HD
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Full HD
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Supported video file formats
  • H.264
  • MOV
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MP4
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Analog signal format system
  • NTSC
  • PAL
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  • NTSC
  • PAL
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Camera playback
  • Highlights
  • Movie
  • Single image
  • Slide show
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  • Movie
  • Single image
  • Slide show
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Max resolution (highest frame rate)
  • 1280
  • 720
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  • 1280
  • 720
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Max frame rate (highest resolution)
30.0 fps
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30.0 fps
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Max frame rate (regardless of res.)
60.0 fps
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60.0 fps
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Motion JPEG frame rate
30.0 fps
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30.0 fps
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Audio features

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Built-in microphone
yes
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yes
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Microphone type
Mono
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Stereo
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Speaker type
Mono
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Mono
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Voice recording
yes
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yes
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Audio system
Mono
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Stereo
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Supported audio file formats
LPCM
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AAC
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Wind filter
yes
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N/A
Noise reduction
N/A
yes
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Design

Canon EOS Rebel SL1Canon EOS Rebel SL1Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
Body type
SLR
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SLR
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Body material
  • Aluminium
  • Glass
  • Polycarbonate
  • Rubber
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  • Aluminium
  • Polycarbonate
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Colour of product
  • Black
  • White
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Black
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Anti-dust system
yes
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yes
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Environmentally sealed
no
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no
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Dimensions

Canon EOS Rebel SL1Canon EOS Rebel SL1Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
Weight
13.05 oz
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17.99 oz
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Width
4.6 in
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5.19 in
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Height
3.57 in
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3.96 in
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Depth
2.73 in
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3.06 in
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Storage

Canon EOS Rebel SL1Canon EOS Rebel SL1Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
Compatible memory cards
  • Eye-Fi
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
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  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
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Memory slots
1
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1
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Storage types
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
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  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
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Camera file system
  • DPOF 1.1
  • Exif 2.3
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  • DPOF 1.1
  • Exif 2.3
  • RAW
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Power

Canon EOS Rebel SL1Canon EOS Rebel SL1Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
Power source type
  • Battery
  • USB
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Battery
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Battery life (CIPA)
350
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440
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Battery life (max)
380.0 h
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N/A
Battery technology
Lithium-Ion
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Lithium-Ion
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Battery capacity
875.0 mAh
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1040.0 mAh
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Battery level indicator
yes
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yes
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Battery voltage
7.2 V
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7.2 V
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Number of batteries supported
1
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1
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AC adapter included
yes
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yes
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Battery recharge time
N/A
2.0 h
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Start-up time
N/A
18.0 ms
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Connectivity

Canon EOS Rebel SL1Canon EOS Rebel SL1Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
HDMI
yes
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yes
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HDMI ports quantity
1
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N/A
HDMI connector type
Mini
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Mini
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USB version
2.0
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2.0
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Headphone port
no
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no
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Microphone port
yes
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yes
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Wireless
Eye-Fi Connected
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Built-In
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Remote control
yes
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yes
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PictBridge
yes
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yes
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NFC
no
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yes
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Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
no
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yes
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Bluetooth
no
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no
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Firewire
no
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no
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USB port
N/A
yes
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USB connector type
N/A
Micro-USB B
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Supported WiFi types
N/A
  • IEEE 802.11b
  • IEEE 802.11g
  • IEEE 802.11n
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DC-in jack
N/A
yes
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Other features

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GPS
no
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yes
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Orientation sensor
yes
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yes
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Energy Star certified
no
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no
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Languages support
  • ARA
  • CHI
  • CHI
  • CZE
  • DAN
  • DEU
  • DUT
  • ENG
  • ESP
  • FIN
  • FRE
  • GRE
  • HUN
  • ITA
  • JPN
  • KOR
  • POL
  • POR
  • RUM
  • RUS
  • SWE
  • THA
  • TUR
  • UKR
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  • ARA
  • CHI
  • CHI
  • CZE
  • DAN
  • DEU
  • DUT
  • ENG
  • ESP
  • FIN
  • FRE
  • GRE
  • HUN
  • ITA
  • JPN
  • KOR
  • NOR
  • POL
  • POR
  • RUM
  • RUS
  • SWE
  • THA
  • TUR
  • UKR
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Tripod mounting supported
yes
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N/A
On Screen Display (OSD) languages
  • ARA
  • CHI
  • CHI
  • CZE
  • DAN
  • DEU
  • DUT
  • ENG
  • ESP
  • FIN
  • FRE
  • GRE
  • HUN
  • ITA
  • JPN
  • KOR
  • NOR
  • POL
  • POR
  • RUM
  • RUS
  • SWE
  • THA
  • TUR
  • UKR
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  • ARA
  • CHI
  • CHI
  • CZE
  • DAN
  • DEU
  • DUT
  • ENG
  • ESP
  • FIN
  • FRE
  • GRE
  • HUN
  • ITA
  • JPN
  • KOR
  • NOR
  • POL
  • POR
  • RUM
  • RUS
  • SWE
  • THA
  • UKR
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