Canon EOS Rebel T5i vs Canon EOS Rebel T6i

5.24 in
3.93 in
Canon EOS Rebel T5i Digital Camera
vs
5.19 in
3.96 in
Canon EOS Rebel T6i Digital Camera

Full Comparison

Sensor

Canon EOS Rebel T5iCanon EOS Rebel T5iCanon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
Sensor type
CMOS
CMOS
Image sensor format
APS-C
APS-C
Sensor size
22.3, 14.9
22.3, 14.9
Sensor photo detectors
19 Mpx
25 Mpx
Effective pixels
18 Mpx
24 Mpx
Image ratio w:h
1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
Max resolution
5184, 3456
6000, 4000
Processor
DIGIC 5
DIGIC 6

Image

Canon EOS Rebel T5iCanon EOS Rebel T5iCanon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
ISO minimum
100
100
ISO maximum
25600
25600
Boosted ISO maximum
25600
25600
Maximum image resolution
5184, 3456
6000, 4000
White balance presets
6
8
White balance modes
Cloudy, Daylight, Fluorescent, Shade, Tungsten
ATW, Cloudy, Custom modes, Daylight, Flash, Fluorescent L, Shade, Tungsten
Custom white balance
Yes (1)
yesyes
Supported image file formats
JPG
JPG, RAW
Photo effects
Black&White, Neutral
Black&White, Neutral
Image stabilizer
nono
yesyes
Image stabilization type
nono
nono
Supported aspect ratios
3:2, 4:3, 16:9
1:1, 3:2, 4:3, 16:9
Uncompressed format
RAW
RAW
HDR
yesyes
yesyes
AEB/HDR support
yesyes
yesyes

Optics and focus

Canon EOS Rebel T5iCanon EOS Rebel T5iCanon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
Lens mount
Canon EF, Canon EF-S
Canon EF, Canon EF-S
Magnification (Crop factor)
1.6 x
1.6 x
Maximum aperture
3.5
4
AF assist (auto-focus assist light)
Flash
Lamp
Focus adjustment
Auto
Auto/Manual
Contrast autofocus
yesyes
yesyes
Brightness adjustment
yesyes
yesyes
Focal length multiplier
1.6×
1.6×
Autofocus
Face detection, Multi Point Auto Focus, Servo Auto Focus, Single Auto Focus, Tracking Auto Focus
AI Focus, One Shot Focus, Servo Auto Focus
Auto Focus (AF) lock
yesyes
yesyes
Manual focus
yesyes
yesyes
Auto Focus (AF) points selection
Auto
Auto, Manual
Auto Focus (AF) assist beam
yesyes
yesyes
Number of focus points
9
19
Max number of AF points (incl. assistant)
9
19
Image stabiliser
Lens based only
Lens based only
Filter diameter
2.28 in
2.64 in
Phase detection autofocus
yesyes
yesyes

Screen and viewfinder

Canon EOS Rebel T5iCanon EOS Rebel T5iCanon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
Screen size
3.03 in
3.00 in
Articulated LCD
Fully articulated
Fully articulated
Screen technology
LCD TFT
LCD
Display aspect ratio
3:2
3:2
Screen dots
1040000
1040000
Touch screen
yesyes
yesyes
Field of view
95 %
100 %
Live view
yesyes
yesyes
Viewfinder
Electronic
Electronic
Viewfinder coverage
95 %
95 %
Viewfinder magnification
0.85 x
0.82 x
Dioptre correction
yesyes
yesyes
Diopter adjustment (D-D)
3, 1
3, 1
Eye relief
0.75 in
0.75 in
Separate info display
nono
nono
Flip-out screen
yesyes
yesyes

Photography features

Canon EOS Rebel T5iCanon EOS Rebel T5iCanon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
Shooting modes
Auto, Manual, Movie, Program, Scene
Movie, Scene
Camera shutter type
Electronic, Mechanical
Electronic
Minimum shutter speed
30 s
30 s
Maximum shutter speed
1/4000 s
1/4000 s
Shutter priority
yesyes
yesyes
Aperture priority
yesyes
yesyes
Manual exposure mode
yesyes
yesyes
Number of exposures
3
3
Exposure compensation plus
5
5
Exposure compensation minus
-5
-5
Expousure compensation steps
1/3, 1/2
1/3, 1/2
Auto exposure lock
yesyes
yesyes
AE EV steps
1/3, 1/2
1/3, 1/2
Continuous shooting
yesyes
yesyes
Self-timer delay
2, 10
2, 10
Histogram
yesyes
yesyes
AE frames
3
3
WB Bracketing
Yes (max 3 shots)
yesyes
Subject / scene modes
yesyes
yesyes
Flash sync speed
1/200s
1/200s
Built-in flash
yesyes
yesyes
Flash range
511.81 in
472.44 in
Flash modes
Auto, Manual
High-speed Sync, Redeye Reduction
External flash connection
Hot shoe
Hot shoe
Flash metering system
E-TTL II (Canon)
E-TTL (Canon), E-TTL II (Canon)
External flash
yesyes
yesyes
Continuous drive
5.0 fps
5.0 fps
Scene modes
Close-up (macro), Portrait, Sports, Landscape (scenery)
Food, Sports, Landscape (scenery)
Self-timer
yesyes
yesyes
Metering modes
Multi, Center-weighted, Spot, Partial
Multi, Center-weighted, Spot, Partial
Manual settings
yesyes
yesyes
Speed (JPEG)
5 fps
5 fps
Speed (RAW)
5 fps
5 fps
Exposure bracketing
0.3 - 0.5±EV
0.3 - 2.0±EV

Videography features

Canon EOS Rebel T5iCanon EOS Rebel T5iCanon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
Maximum resolution
1920, 1080
1920, 1080
Video recording
yesyes
yesyes
Recording resolutions
640 x 480, 1280 x 720
640 x 480, 1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080
HD type
Full HD
Full HD
Supported video file formats
MOV
MP4
Analog signal format system
NTSC, PAL
NTSC, PAL
Camera playback
Movie, Single image
Movie, Single image, Slide show
Max resolution (highest frame rate)
1280x720
1280x720
Max frame rate (highest resolution)
30 fps
30 fps
Max frame rate (regardless of res.)
60 fps
60 fps
Motion JPEG frame rate
50 fps
30 fps

Audio features

Canon EOS Rebel T5iCanon EOS Rebel T5iCanon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
Built-in microphone
yesyes
yesyes
Microphone type
Stereo
Stereo
Speaker type
Mono
Mono
Voice recording
yesyes
yesyes
Supported audio file formats
PCM
AAC
Noise reduction
yesyes
yesyes

Design

Canon EOS Rebel T5iCanon EOS Rebel T5iCanon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
Body type
SLR
SLR
Body material
Fiberglass, Polycarbonate, Stainless steel
Aluminium, Polycarbonate
Colour of product
Black
Black
Anti-dust system
yesyes
yesyes
Environmentally sealed
nono
nono

Dimensions

Canon EOS Rebel T5iCanon EOS Rebel T5iCanon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
Weight
1.16 lb
1.12 lb
Width
5.24 in
5.19 in
Height
3.93 in
3.96 in
Depth
0.74 in
3.06 in

Storage

Canon EOS Rebel T5iCanon EOS Rebel T5iCanon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
Compatible memory cards
SD, SDHC, SDXC
SD, SDHC, SDXC
Memory slots
1
1
Storage types
SD, SDHC, SDXC
SD, SDHC, SDXC
Camera file system
DCF 2.0, Exif 2.3, RAW
DPOF 1.1, Exif 2.3, RAW

Power

Canon EOS Rebel T5iCanon EOS Rebel T5iCanon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
Power source type
Battery
Battery
Battery life (CIPA)
440
440
Battery technology
Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery capacity
440 mAh
1040 mAh
Battery level indicator
yesyes
yesyes
Battery voltage
7.2 V
7.2 V
Number of batteries supported
1
1
AC adapter included
Y
Y
Start-up time
100 ms
18 ms

Connectivity

Canon EOS Rebel T5iCanon EOS Rebel T5iCanon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
HDMI
yesyes
yesyes
HDMI connector type
Mini
Mini
USB port
yesyes
yesyes
USB version
2.0
2.0
Microphone port
yesyes
yesyes
Wireless
Eye-Fi Connected
Built-In
DC-in jack
yesyes
yesyes
Remote control
yesyes
yesyes
PictBridge
yesyes
yesyes
NFC
nono
yesyes
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
nono
yesyes
Bluetooth
nono
nono
Firewire
nono
nono

Other features

Canon EOS Rebel T5iCanon EOS Rebel T5iCanon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6i
GPS
yesyes
yesyes
Orientation sensor
yesyes
yesyes
Energy Star certified
nono
nono
Languages support
Multi
ARA, CHI (SIMPL), CHI (TR), CZE, DAN, DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, FIN, FRE, GRE, HUN, ITA, JPN, KOR, NOR, POL, POR, RUM, RUS, SWE, THA, TUR, UKR
On Screen Display (OSD) languages
CHI (SIMPL), ENG, JPN
ARA, CHI (SIMPL), CHI (TR), CZE, DAN, DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, FIN, FRE, GRE, HUN, ITA, JPN, KOR, NOR, POL, POR, RUM, RUS, SWE, THA, UKR