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Canon EOS Rebel T5 vs Canon EOS Rebel T6

5.1 in
3.07 in
Canon EOS Rebel T5 Digital Camera
Canon EOS Rebel T5
5.08 in
3.99 in
Canon EOS Rebel T6 Digital Camera
Canon EOS Rebel T6
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Full Comparison

Sensor

Canon EOS Rebel T5Canon EOS Rebel T5Canon EOS Rebel T6Canon EOS Rebel T6
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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Sensor photo detectors
19.0 Mpx
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19.0 Mpx
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Effective pixels
18.0 Mpx
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18.0 Mpx
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Image ratio w:h
3:2
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  • 1:1
  • 4:3
  • 3:2
  • 16:9
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Max resolution
  • 5184
  • 3456
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  • 5184
  • 3456
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Other resolutions
  • 3456x2304
  • 2592x1728
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  • 3456x2304
  • 2592x1728
  • 1920x1080
  • 720x480
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Processor
DIGIC 4+
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DIGIC 4+
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Image

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ISO
  • 100
  • 200
  • 400
  • 800
  • 1600
  • 3200
  • 6400
  • 12800
  • Auto
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  • 100
  • 6400
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ISO Auto
yes
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yes
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ISO minimum
100
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100
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ISO maximum
12800
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12800
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Maximum image resolution
  • 5184
  • 3456
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  • 5184
  • 3456
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White balance presets
6
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6
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White balance modes
  • Auto
  • Cloudy
  • Custom modes
  • Daylight
  • Flash
  • Fluorescent
  • Shade
  • Tungsten
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  • Auto
  • Cloudy
  • Custom modes
  • Daylight
  • Flash
  • Fluorescent
  • Shade
  • Tungsten
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Custom white balance
yes
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yes
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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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Neutral
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Image stabilizer
yes
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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
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3:2
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Uncompressed format
RAW
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RAW
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AEB/HDR support
no
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no
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Boosted ISO maximum
N/A
12800
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Optics and focus

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Lens mount
Canon EF
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  • Canon EF
  • Canon EF-S
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Optical zoom
5.6 x
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1.6 x
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Magnification (Crop factor)
1.6 x
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1.6 x
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Maximum aperture
3.5
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3.5
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AF assist (auto-focus assist light)
Lamp
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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
no
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no
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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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yes
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Focal length multiplier
1.6x
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1.6x
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Autofocus
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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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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9
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Max number of AF points (incl. assistant)
9
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9
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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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2.28 in
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Phase detection autofocus
yes
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yes
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Digital zoom
N/A
3.0 x
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Contrast adjustment
N/A
yes
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Screen and viewfinder

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Screen size
2.95 in
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3.0 in
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Articulated LCD
no
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no
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Screen technology
LCD TFT
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LCD TFT
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Display aspect ratio
4:3
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3:2
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Screen dots
460000
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920000
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Touch screen
yes
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no
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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
0.8 x
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0.8 x
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Dioptre correction
yes
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yes
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Diopter adjustment (D-D)
2.5 - 0.5
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2.5 - 0.5
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Eye relief
0.83 in
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0.83 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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no
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Photography features

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Shooting modes
  • Aperture priority
  • Manual
  • Shutter priority
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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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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
yes
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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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no
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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
9.2
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9.2
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Flash modes
  • Auto
  • Flash OFF
  • Manual
  • Redeye Reduction
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  • Auto
  • Flash OFF
  • Flash ON
  • Manual
  • Redeye Reduction
  • Second-curtain Sync
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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
3.0 fps
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3.0 fps
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Scene modes
  • Close-up
  • Night portrait
  • Portrait
  • Sports
  • Landscape
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  • Close-up
  • Food
  • Night portrait
  • Portrait
  • Sports
  • Landscape
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Self-timer
yes
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yes
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Metering modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Partial
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  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Partial
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Manual settings
yes
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yes
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Self-timer options
  • 10
  • 2
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  • 2
  • 10
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Speed (JPEG)
3.0 fps
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3.0 fps
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Speed (RAW)
3.0 fps
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3.0 fps
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3D support
N/A
no
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Videography features

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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
MOV
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  • H.264
  • MOV
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Analog signal format system
  • NTSC
  • PAL
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  • NTSC
  • PAL
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Camera playback
Slide show
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  • Movie
  • Single image
  • Slide show
  • Thumbnails
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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)
29.97 fps
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30.0 fps
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Max frame rate (regardless of res.)
59.94 fps
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60.0 fps
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Motion JPEG frame rate
50.0 fps
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59.94 fps
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Video recording limit
N/A
29.59 min.
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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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Mono
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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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Supported audio file formats
  • LPCM
  • PCM
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LPCM
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Audio system
N/A
Stereo
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Design

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Body type
SLR
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SLR
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Body material
  • Carbon
  • Fiberglass
  • Polycarbonate
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  • Carbon fiber
  • Fiberglass
  • Polycarbonate
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Colour of product
  • Black
  • Grey
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  • Black
  • Silver
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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 T5Canon EOS Rebel T5Canon EOS Rebel T6Canon EOS Rebel T6
Weight
15.34 oz
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15.52 oz
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Width
5.1 in
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5.08 in
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Height
3.07 in
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3.99 in
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Depth
3.93 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
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
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  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
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Camera file system
  • DPOF
  • Exif 2.3
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DCF 2.0
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Power

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Power source type
Battery
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Battery
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Battery life (CIPA)
600
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500
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Battery technology
Lithium-Ion
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Lithium-Ion
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Battery level indicator
yes
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yes
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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
100.0 ms
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500.0 ms
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Battery life (max)
N/A
500.0 h
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Connectivity

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HDMI
yes
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yes
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HDMI connector type
Mini
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Mini
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USB connector type
Micro-USB B
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Micro-USB B
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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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DC-in jack
yes
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yes
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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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Wireless
N/A
Built-In
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Supported WiFi types
N/A
  • IEEE 802.11b
  • IEEE 802.11g
  • IEEE 802.11n
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Smartphone remote support
N/A
no
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Other features

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Timelapse recording
yes
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N/A
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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N/A
Languages support
  • 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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Multi
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Tripod mounting supported
yes
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N/A
On Screen Display (OSD) languages
  • ARA
  • CHI
  • CHI
  • CRO
  • CZE
  • DAN
  • DEU
  • DUT
  • ENG
  • 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
  • TUR
  • UKR
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