Canon EOS Rebel T6i vs Nikon D3500

5.19 in
3.96 in
Canon EOS Rebel T6i Digital Camera
vs
4.88 in
3.82 in
Nikon D3500 Digital Camera

Full Comparison

Sensor

Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6iNikon D3500Nikon D3500
Sensor type
CMOS
CMOS
Image sensor format
APS-C
DX
Processor
DIGIC 6
EXPEED 4

Image

Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6iNikon D3500Nikon D3500
ISO minimum
100
100
ISO maximum
25600
25600
Maximum image resolution
6000, 4000
6000, 4000
White balance modes
ATW, Cloudy, Custom modes, Daylight, Flash, Fluorescent L, Shade, Tungsten
Auto, Cloudy, Direct sunlight, Flash, Fluorescent, Incandescent, Manual, Shade
Supported image file formats
JPG, RAW
EXIF, JPEG, RAW
Photo effects
Black&White, Neutral
Black&White, Neutral, Vivid

Optics and focus

Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6iNikon D3500Nikon D3500
Lens mount
Canon EF, Canon EF-S
Nikon AF-S, Nikon F, Nikon-AF
Maximum aperture
4
5.6
Focus adjustment
Auto/Manual
Auto/Manual
Brightness adjustment
yesyes
yesyes
Autofocus
AI Focus, One Shot Focus, Servo Auto Focus
Continuous Auto Focus, Single Auto Focus
Auto Focus (AF) lock
yesyes
yesyes
Auto Focus (AF) points selection
Auto, Manual
Auto, Manual
Auto Focus (AF) assist beam
yesyes
yesyes
Number of focus points
19
11
Filter diameter
2.64 in
2.17 in

Screen and viewfinder

Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6iNikon D3500Nikon D3500
Screen size
3.00 in
2.95 in
Screen technology
LCD
LCD
Touch screen
yesyes
nono
Field of view
100 %
100 %
Live view
yesyes
yesyes
Viewfinder
Electronic
Optical (pentamirror)
Viewfinder magnification
0.82 x
0.85 x
Dioptre correction
yesyes
yesyes
Diopter adjustment (D-D)
3, 1
1.7, 0.5
Eye relief
0.75 in
0.71 in
Flip-out screen
yesyes
nono

Photography features

Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6iNikon D3500Nikon D3500
Shooting modes
Movie, Scene
Auto
Camera shutter type
Electronic
Electronic
Auto exposure lock
yesyes
yesyes
Continuous shooting
yesyes
yesyes
Self-timer delay
2, 10
2, 5, 10, 20
Histogram
yesyes
yesyes
Flash modes
High-speed Sync, Redeye Reduction
Auto, Fill-in, Manual, Redeye Reduction, Slow Sync
External flash connection
Hot shoe
Hot shoe
Scene modes
Food, Sports, Landscape (scenery)
Landscape (scenery), Portrait

Videography features

Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6iNikon D3500Nikon D3500
Maximum resolution
1920, 1080
1920, 1080
Video recording
yesyes
yesyes
Recording resolutions
640 x 480, 1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080
1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080
HD type
Full HD
Full HD
Supported video file formats
MP4
H.264, MOV, MPEG-4
Camera playback
Movie, Single image, Slide show
Movie, Single image, Slide show
Motion JPEG frame rate
30 fps
60 fps

Audio features

Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6iNikon D3500Nikon D3500
Built-in microphone
yesyes
yesyes
Voice recording
yesyes
yesyes
Audio system
Stereo
Mono
Supported audio file formats
AAC
PCM

Design

Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6iNikon D3500Nikon D3500
Body type
SLR
SLR
Colour of product
Black
Black
Anti-dust system
yesyes
yesyes

Dimensions

Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6iNikon D3500Nikon D3500
Weight
1.12 lb
0.80 lb
Width
5.19 in
4.88 in
Height
3.96 in
3.82 in
Depth
3.06 in
2.74 in

Storage

Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6iNikon D3500Nikon D3500
Compatible memory cards
SD, SDHC, SDXC
SD, SDHC, SDXC
Memory slots
1
1
Camera file system
DPOF 1.1, Exif 2.3, RAW
DCF 2.0, Exif 2.3

Power

Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6iNikon D3500Nikon D3500
Power source type
Battery
AC, Battery
Battery life (CIPA)
440
1550
Battery technology
Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Number of batteries supported
1
1
AC adapter included
Y
Y

Connectivity

Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6iNikon D3500Nikon D3500
HDMI
yesyes
yesyes
HDMI connector type
Mini
Mini
USB connector type
Micro-USB B
Micro-USB
USB version
2.0
2.0
PictBridge
yesyes
yesyes
NFC
yesyes
nono
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
yesyes
nono
Bluetooth
nono
yesyes

Other features

Canon EOS Rebel T6iCanon EOS Rebel T6iNikon D3500Nikon D3500
GPS
yesyes
nono
On Screen Display (OSD) languages
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
ENG, ESP, FRE, ITA, POR