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Canon EOS Rebel SL2 vs Canon EOS Rebel T6i

4.82 in
3.65 in
Canon EOS Rebel SL2 Digital Camera
Canon EOS Rebel SL2
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 SL2Canon EOS Rebel SL2Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
Sensor type
CMOS
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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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Effective pixels
24.2 Mpx
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24.0 Mpx
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Max resolution
  • 6000
  • 4000
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  • 6000
  • 4000
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Processor
DIGIC 7
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DIGIC 6
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Sensor photo detectors
N/A
25.0 Mpx
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Image ratio w:h
N/A
  • 1:1
  • 4:3
  • 3:2
  • 16:9
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Image

Canon EOS Rebel SL2Canon EOS Rebel SL2Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
ISO
  • 100
  • 12800
  • 25600
  • Auto
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  • 100
  • 6400
  • 12800
  • Auto
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ISO minimum
100
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100
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ISO maximum
25600
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25600
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Maximum image resolution
  • 6000
  • 4000
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  • 6000
  • 4000
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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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Supported image file formats
  • JPG
  • RAW
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  • JPG
  • RAW
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Photo effects
Black&White
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  • Black&White
  • Neutral
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Image stabilizer
yes
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yes
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Supported aspect ratios
  • 1:1
  • 3:2
  • 4:3
  • 16:9
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  • 1:1
  • 3:2
  • 4:3
  • 16:9
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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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Boosted ISO maximum
N/A
25600
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White balance presets
N/A
8
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Custom white balance
N/A
yes
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Image stabilization type
N/A
No
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Uncompressed format
N/A
RAW
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Optics and focus

Canon EOS Rebel SL2Canon EOS Rebel SL2Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
Lens mount
  • Canon EF
  • Canon EF-S
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  • Canon EF
  • Canon EF-S
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Magnification (Crop factor)
1.6 x
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1.6 x
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Maximum aperture
4
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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
Auto/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
  • AI Focus
  • One Shot Focus
  • Servo 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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Auto Focus (AF) points selection
Auto
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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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Image stabiliser
Lens based only
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Lens based only
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Filter diameter
2.28 in
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2.64 in
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Phase detection autofocus
no
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yes
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Number of AF points (contrast)
9
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19
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Focal length multiplier
N/A
1.6x
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Manual focus
N/A
yes
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Max number of AF points (incl. assistant)
N/A
19
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Screen and viewfinder

Canon EOS Rebel SL2Canon EOS Rebel SL2Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
Screen size
3.03 in
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3.0 in
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Articulated LCD
yes
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yes
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Screen technology
LCD TFT
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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
yes
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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
Optical
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Electronic
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Viewfinder coverage
100.0 %
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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
yes
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yes
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Second display
N/A
no
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Photography features

Canon EOS Rebel SL2Canon EOS Rebel SL2Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
Shooting modes
  • Aperture priority
  • Auto
  • Manual
  • 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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Number of exposures
3
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3
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Auto exposure lock
yes
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yes
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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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Flash sync speed
1/200s
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1/200s
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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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Scene modes
  • Candlelight
  • Children
  • Food
  • Portrait
  • Landscape
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  • Food
  • Sports
  • Landscape
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Self-timer
yes
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yes
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Manual settings
yes
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yes
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Speed (JPEG)
5.0 fps
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5.0 fps
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Speed (RAW)
5.0 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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Minimum shutter speed
N/A
30.0 s
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Maximum shutter speed
N/A
1.0 s
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Shutter priority
N/A
yes
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Aperture priority
N/A
yes
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Manual exposure mode
N/A
yes
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Exposure compensation plus
N/A
5
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Exposure compensation minus
N/A
-5
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Expousure compensation steps
N/A
  • 1/3
  • 1/2
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AE EV steps
N/A
  • 1/3
  • 1/2
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AE frames
N/A
3
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WB Bracketing
N/A
Yes
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Subject / scene modes
N/A
yes
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Built-in flash
N/A
yes
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Flash range
N/A
12
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Flash metering system
N/A
  • E-TTL
  • E-TTL II
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External flash
N/A
yes
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Continuous drive
N/A
5.0 fps
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Metering modes
N/A
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Partial
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Self-timer options
N/A
  • 2
  • 10
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Videography features

Canon EOS Rebel SL2Canon EOS Rebel SL2Canon 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
  • MP4
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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
  • Movie
  • Slide show
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  • Movie
  • Single image
  • Slide show
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Video recording limit
120.0 min.
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N/A
Max resolution (highest frame rate)
  • 1920
  • 1080
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  • 1280
  • 720
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Max frame rate (highest resolution)
60.0 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
60.0 fps
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30.0 fps
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Audio features

Canon EOS Rebel SL2Canon EOS Rebel SL2Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
Built-in microphone
yes
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yes
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Supported audio file formats
  • AAC
  • LPCM
  • PCM
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AAC
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Microphone type
N/A
Stereo
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Speaker type
N/A
Mono
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Voice recording
N/A
yes
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Audio system
N/A
Stereo
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Noise reduction
N/A
yes
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Design

Canon EOS Rebel SL2Canon EOS Rebel SL2Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
Body type
SLR
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SLR
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Body material
  • Aluminium
  • Polycarbonate
  • Resin
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  • Aluminium
  • Polycarbonate
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Colour of product
  • Black
  • Silver
  • 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 SL2Canon EOS Rebel SL2Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
Weight
16.01 oz
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17.99 oz
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Width
4.82 in
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5.19 in
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Height
3.65 in
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3.96 in
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Depth
2.75 in
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3.06 in
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Storage

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Compatible memory cards
  • 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
  • SDHC
  • SD
  • SDXC
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  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
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Camera file system
  • DCF 2.0
  • DPOF 1.1
  • Exif 2.3
  • RAW
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  • DPOF 1.1
  • Exif 2.3
  • RAW
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Power

Canon EOS Rebel SL2Canon EOS Rebel SL2Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
Power source type
Battery
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Battery
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Battery life (CIPA)
650
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440
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Battery technology
Lithium-Ion
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Lithium-Ion
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Battery capacity
1040.0 mAh
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1040.0 mAh
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Battery recharge time
8.0 h
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2.0 h
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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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Start-up time
N/A
18.0 ms
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Connectivity

Canon EOS Rebel SL2Canon EOS Rebel SL2Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
HDMI
no
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yes
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HDMI connector type
Mini
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Mini
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USB port
yes
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yes
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USB version
2.0
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2.0
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Microphone port
yes
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yes
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Supported WiFi types
  • IEEE 802.11b
  • IEEE 802.11g
  • IEEE 802.11n
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  • IEEE 802.11b
  • IEEE 802.11g
  • IEEE 802.11n
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Smartphone remote support
yes
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N/A
PictBridge
yes
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yes
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NFC
yes
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yes
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Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
yes
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yes
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Bluetooth
yes
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no
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Bluetooth version
4.1
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N/A
Firewire
no
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no
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USB connector type
N/A
Micro-USB B
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Headphone port
N/A
no
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Wireless
N/A
Built-In
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DC-in jack
N/A
yes
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Remote control
N/A
yes
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Other features

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GPS
yes
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yes
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Orientation sensor
yes
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yes
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Languages support
Multi
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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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Image editing modes
  • Crop
  • Resizing
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N/A
Energy Star certified
N/A
no
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On Screen Display (OSD) languages
N/A
  • 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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