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Canon EOS Rebel T7i vs Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T700

5.16 in
3.93 in
Canon EOS Rebel T7i Digital Camera
Canon EOS Rebel T7i
3.74 in
2.3 in
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T700 Digital Camera
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T700
Available colors
Editiorial reviews
4.0 out of 5
16 user ratings
5 stars
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3.6 out of 5
9 user ratings
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4 stars
77 %
3 stars
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User rating
4.3 out of 5
38 user ratings
5 stars
42 %
4 stars
42 %
3 stars
15 %
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4.1 out of 5
36 user ratings
5 stars
38 %
4 stars
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3 stars
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Full Comparison


Canon EOS Rebel T7iCanon EOS Rebel T7i
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T700Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T700
Sensor typeCMOSCCD
Image sensor format
Advanced Photo System type-C
Sensor size0.88 in0.24 in
Sensor photo detectors26.0 Mpx10.0 Mpx
Effective pixels24.0 Mpx10.0 Mpx
Image ratio w:h
  • 1:1
  • 4:3
  • 3:2
  • 16:9
  • 4:3
  • 3:2
  • 16:9
Max resolution6000 x 4000 px3648 x 2736 px
ProcessorDIGIC 7
Other resolutions
  • 3648x2432
  • 3648x2056
  • 2592x1944
  • 2048x1536
  • 1920x1080
  • 640x480


Canon EOS Rebel T7iCanon EOS Rebel T7i
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T700Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T700
  • 100
  • 200
  • 400
  • 800
  • 1600
  • 3200
  • 6400
  • 12800
  • 25600
  • Auto
  • 80
  • 100
  • 200
  • 400
  • 800
  • 1600
  • 3200
  • Auto
ISO minimum10080
ISO maximum512003200
Boosted ISO maximum51200
Maximum image resolution6000 x 4000 px3648 x 2736 px
White balance presets610
White balance modes
  • Auto
  • Cloudy
  • Custom modes
  • Daylight
  • Shade
  • Tungsten
  • Auto
  • Cloudy
  • Daylight
  • Flash
  • Fluorescent
  • Incandescent
Custom white balanceyesno
Supported image file formatsRAWJPG
Photo effectsBlack&White
Image stabilizeryesno
Image stabilization typeNoOptical
Supported aspect ratios
  • 1:1
  • 3:2
  • 4:3
  • 16:9
  • 3:2
  • 16:9
Uncompressed formatRAWNo
AEB/HDR supportyes
ISO Auto

Optics and focus

Canon EOS Rebel T7iCanon EOS Rebel T7i
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T700Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T700
Lens mount
  • Canon EF
  • Canon EF-S
Optical zoom10.0 x4.0 x
Digital zoom1.5 x8.0 x
Magnification (Crop factor)0.82 x
Minimum aperture3.53.5
Maximum aperture3.54.6
AF assist (auto-focus assist light)Flash
Focus adjustmentAutoAuto
Contrast autofocusno
Contrast adjustmentyes
Brightness adjustmentyes
Focal length multiplier1.6x
  • AI Focus
  • Centre weighted Auto Focus
  • One Shot Focus
  • Servo Auto Focus
  • Centre weighted Auto Focus
  • Monitoring Auto Focus
  • Multi Point Auto Focus
  • Single Auto Focus
  • Spot Auto Focus
Auto Focus (AF) lockyes
Manual focusyesyes
Auto Focus (AF) points selectionAuto
Auto Focus (AF) assist beamyesyes
Number of focus points499
Max number of AF points (incl. assistant)45
Image stabiliserOptical
  • Optical
  • Electronic
Filter diameter2.83 in
Phase detection autofocusyes
Focal length equiv
35 - 140
Normal focus range
31.5 in
Macro focus range
0.39 in
Filter thread
Folded optics

Screen and viewfinder

Canon EOS Rebel T7iCanon EOS Rebel T7i
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T700Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T700
Screen size3.0 in3.5 in
Articulated LCDyesno
Screen technologyLCDLCD
Display aspect ratio3:2
Screen dots1040000921000
Touch screennono
Field of view100.0 %100.0 %
Live viewyesno
Viewfinder coverage95.0 %
Viewfinder magnification0.82 x
Dioptre correctionyes
Diopter adjustment (D-D)-3 - 1
Eye relief0.75 in
Separate info displayno
Flip-out screenyes

Photography features

Canon EOS Rebel T7iCanon EOS Rebel T7i
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T700Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T700
Shooting modes
  • Aperture priority
  • Auto
  • Manual
  • Scene
  • Shutter priority
Camera shutter typeElectronic
Minimum shutter speed30.0 s1.0 s
Maximum shutter speed1.0 s1.0 s
Maximum shutter speed (electronic)1/4000 sec
Shutter priorityyesno
Aperture priorityyesno
Manual exposure modeyes
Number of exposures3
Exposure compensation plus52
Exposure compensation minus-5-2
Expousure compensation steps
  • 1/3
  • 1/2
Auto exposure lockyes
AE EV steps
  • 1/3
  • 1/2
Continuous shootingno
Self-timer delay
  • 2
  • 10
AE frames3
Subject / scene modesyes
Flash sync speed1/200s
Built-in flashyesyes
Flash range123.5
Flash modes
  • Auto
  • Manual
  • Redeye Reduction
  • Auto
  • Flash OFF
  • Flash ON
  • Forced OFF
  • Forced ON
  • Pre-flash
  • Redeye Reduction
  • Slow Sync
External flash connectionHot shoe
External flashyesno
Continuous drive6.0 fps1.6 fps
Scene modes
  • Candlelight
  • Children
  • Close-up
  • Food
  • Night portrait
  • Portrait
  • Landscape
  • Beach
  • Cuisine
  • Fireworks
  • Portrait
  • Self-portrait
  • Snow
  • Twilight
  • Underwater
Metering modes
  • Multi
  • Average
  • Spot
  • Partial
Manual settingsyesyes
Self-timer options
  • 2
  • 10
  • 2
  • 10
Face detectionyes
Speed (RAW)6.0 fps
Exposure bracketing0.3 - 3.0±EV
3D support

Videography features

Canon EOS Rebel T7iCanon EOS Rebel T7i
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T700Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T700
Maximum resolution1920 x 1080 px640 x 480 px
Video recordingyesyes
Recording resolutions
  • 1920 x 1080
  • 1280 x 720
  • 640 x 480
  • 320 x 240
  • 640 x 480
HD typeFull HD
Supported video file formats
  • AVC
  • H.264
  • MPEG-4
Analog signal format system
  • NTSC
  • PAL
Camera playback
  • Movie
  • Single image
  • Slide show
  • Movie
  • Single image
  • Slide show
Video recording limit145.0 min.
Max resolution (highest frame rate)1920 x 1080
Max frame rate (highest resolution)60.0 fps30.0 fps
Max frame rate (regardless of res.)59.94 fps
Motion JPEG frame rate50.0 fps30.0 fps


Canon EOS Rebel T7iCanon EOS Rebel T7i
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T700Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T700
Body typeSLRCompact
Body material
  • Aluminium alloy
  • Fibreglass-reinforced polycarbonate resin
Colour of productBlack
  • Gold
  • Grey
  • Pink
  • Red
  • Silver
Anti-dust systemyes
Environmentally sealednono


Canon EOS Rebel T7iCanon EOS Rebel T7i
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T700Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T700
Weight17.11 oz4.76 oz
Width5.16 in3.74 in
Height3.93 in2.3 in
Depth3.0 in0.65 in


Canon EOS Rebel T7iCanon EOS Rebel T7i
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T700Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T700
Compatible memory cards
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
  • MS Duo
  • MS Pro Duo
  • MS Pro-HG
Memory slots11
Storage types
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
  • Memory Stick Duo
  • Memory Stick Pro
  • Internal
Camera file system
  • DPOF 1.1
  • Exif 2.3
  • DCF 2.0
  • DPOF 1.1
Internal storage
4096.0 mB


Canon EOS Rebel T7iCanon EOS Rebel T7i
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T700Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T700
Power source typeBatteryBattery
Battery life (CIPA)600200
Battery technology
Battery capacity1040.0 mAh
Battery recharge time8.0 h
Battery level indicatoryes
Battery voltage7.2 V
Number of batteries supported11
Battery life (max)
1.4 h
Rechargeable battery
Start-up time
1600.0 ms


Canon EOS Rebel T7iCanon EOS Rebel T7i
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T700Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T700
HDMI connector typeMini
USB portyes
USB version2.02.0
Headphone portno
Microphone portyes
Supported WiFi types
  • IEEE 802.11b
  • IEEE 802.11g
  • IEEE 802.11n
Remote controlyesNo
Smartphone remote supportyes
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)yesno
Bluetooth version4.1 LE
AV output

Other features

Canon EOS Rebel T7iCanon EOS Rebel T7i
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T700Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T700
Timelapse recordingyesno
Orientation sensoryesyes
Languages supportMulti
Tripod mounting supportedyes
Image editing modes
  • Resizing
  • Rotating
  • Trimming
  • Rotating
  • Trimming
On Screen Display (OSD) languages
  • CZE
  • DAN
  • DEU
  • DUT
  • ENG
  • ESP
  • FIN
  • FRE
  • GRE
  • HUN
  • ITA
  • NOR
  • POL
  • POR
  • SWE
  • TUR

Pros & Cons

  • improved feature set
  • user-friendly controls and guidance
  • AF speed and accuracy has increased tremendously
  • optical performance is very impressive
  • make it easy to shoot compelling lifestyle images
  • Canon is trying to keep the dying entry level DSLR market alive
  • solid and well-built
  • fast focus and image stabilization
  • K-70 is a very good camera
  • the update is decent
  • Very decent update
  • great handling and image quality
  • This interface is both attractive and informative
  • vari-angle touchscreen display works really well
  • quick and easy way to enter video recording
  • image quality is as good as all the other Canons
  • purpose metering option produces well balanced exposures
  • The menu is reasonably sensibly divided
  • Better battery life; better low-light performance
  • further improves on its strengths and weaknesses alike
  • Steady amber means charging; and steady green means charged
  • Usability is improved
  • Holding the camera with one hand and both hands are comfortable
  • Touch to focus is quick and the results are sharp
  • light enough and fast enough to be a versatile shooter
  • best prices; service; return policies and selection
  • Canon 800D is a competent shooter
  • bright enough and shows sharp colours
  • clean ISO performance ensures you will be able to shoot easily
  • bright imagery and more explanatory text
  • well built and generally well-designed
  • reliable; easy-to-use; consumer-friendly and affordable DSLRs
  • The control layout on the 800D is straightforward
  • of an impressive spec sheet and comes with some promising new features
  • Image quality is top class and the sensor is really good
  • Canon EOS 800D is perfect for both beginner and advanced photographers
  • The flip out screen is also helpful for focus and exposure
  • textured grip around the control area making for a comfortable in-hand feel
  • clear and well laid out
  • Viewing angles are good
  • T7i creates a nice looking picture as long as you have ample light
  • Dual Pixel CMOS AF makes keeping video subjects sharp easier
  • bright and clear
  • setting produces attractive images that look natural
  • Noise is also controlled very well throughout the sensitivity range
  • it makes an excellent entry-level camera
  • got great improvements from the older T5i
  • Excellent autofocus Lovely picture quality Easy
  • noise is kept very well under control
  • Tracking is reasonably good
  • reach an enthusiastic audience of students; enthusiasts and professional videographers and filmmakers
  • Dual Pixel AF technology is sublime
  • Image quality itself is also very good
  • The polished control layout is easy to use
  • great image quality and a good range of features
  • D5600 takes sharper and richer images and has longer battery life
  • very effective when tracking subjects during video capture and is a welcome addition
  • quiet and smooth autofocus
  • Accurate colors and generally well-balanced exposures
  • takes great photos and has a speedy autofocus
  • Features and build-wise
  • A nice entry at a reasonably price
  • sensor in the 6300 is from the new generation and is fantastic
  • intelligent masking tool; improved workspaces and more
  • crisper and sharper
  • very useful and thorough review
  • 77D a nice balance of specification and price
  • ease of use and great results
  • refined device and the wifi works just fine
  • Great JPEG quality out of the box
  • ISO 100 quality is incredible
  • Great AF; both in viewfinder and live view
  • Great image quality; good handling; good guide mode
  • s feature set is quiet impressive
  • Very smooth; easy to control noise
  • It is easy to follow and
  • The new Guided Assist feature is a great learning tool
  • the cross keys work fine and are arguably easier for some functions
  • easy to capture ideal brightness and color balance
  • great emphasis on accuracy
  • fast and reliable
  • The rental companies I recommend below are excellent to work with
  • intelligent viewfinders are really nice
  • Touch Focus is very simple and effective
  • faster frame rate and greatly increased RAW image buffer depth
  • All work very well and the face detection technology is especially impressive
  • The colors are nice and so is the high ISO output
  • simplest and most powerful autofocus systems
  • Video is good
  • camera's ability to track moving people is phenomenal
  • 800D feels exceptionally well balanced
  • compact; lightweight and neatly styled DSLR
  • image quality of JPEGs remains pretty good and is eminently usable
  • The touchscreen is nice and responsive
  • Automatic White Balance also serves up consistently accurate colour
  • Colours were rich and clean without looking over-processed
  • offer excellent photo and video quality
  • Performance was excellent in both modes
  • proved crisp and mostly positive
  • Flash exposure; range and coverage are very good
  • looked good; reasonably sharp; and exposed properly
  • FORM; FIT; AND FEEL Styling
  • The large LCD also offers a nice way to view photos
  • it modern and attractive
  • sharp and reasonably colour-accurate
  • Smile Shutter technology has also been improved
  • 2-8GB cards are reasonably priced
  • ensure proper flash exposure and pleasing flesh tones
  • improved image quality; faster response times; and better battery life
  • The touchscreen is nice
  • Image colour is well balanced
  • good pictures and good playback
  • excellent build quality; respectable performance and image quality
  • Centre sharpness is pretty good
  • well-balanced and metering was accurate in a wide variety of shooting conditions
  • the control interface is fairly intuitive to use
  • The camera has a fairly comprehensive set of playback options
  • the combo worked well
  • image quality is surprisingly good
  • The touch screen controls are comprehensive and well laid out and intuitive
  • Response times are fast enough and the implementation of the touch screen control
  • The colours look very natural to me
  • Colours combine together to create an attractive shot
  • It looks great and will appeal anyone who is style conscious
  • macro shot
  • Navigating the camera settings is easy enough
  • s cell phone is a tool not an appendage
  • battery life still is not considered in the scores
  • easy or hard to use is NOT the technical specification
  • geotagging is not working with Canon Camera Connect (Android app)
  • digital rangefinder eschewed a rear display and card slot
  • It loses a bit of functionality without those
  • BORING moulded black blob for too much money
  • lack of upper info lcd and buttons position
  • new cameras are just a click away
  • model will remain on sale in some regions
  • T7i has no rear control dial
  • The finder shows BUSY as the flash recycles
  • Canon could be more specific with its live preview focus types
  • Relatively large compared to other cameras in its class and its photos aren
  • time-lapse movie format missing from the 800D
  • usual self-setting tends to be slower
  • edge and corner softness
  • the buffer capacity was limited to 19 pairs of shots
  • the camera slowed down after recording 20 frames in 3. 1 seconds
  • Slower cards will have longer clearing times and may limit the length of bursts
  • No LCD auto brightness control
  • lag of a few seconds when using the phone viewfinder mode
  • The remote is not currently compatible with any other Canon cameras
  • bigger; heavier; and more expensive
  • big one and not mirror vs no mirror
  • some noise visible at normal viewing sizes
  • the image may be a little overexposed
  • no headphone port
  • 1fps increase in shooting rate may not sound much
  • no dial on the back of the camera
  • doesn't have some of the buttons I like on heavier cameras
  • lacking in 4K video capability
  • focusing is a touch slower
  • a little too pricey to earn top marks Good Stuff
  • Canon has not surprisingly reserved some features for the more expensive model
  • noise the picture has will be dependant on the ISO control
  • only slightly smaller than its big brother cameras
  • noise in the picture becomes unusable by professional standards
  • upscaled 1080 to UHD 4K will fool almost every viewer
  • not a camera with a bunch of party tricks
  • T7i is not designed to be used in such high-speed scenarios
  • inherently more accurate
  • Shooting out-of-focus 4K would be pointless
  • T7i does come across as feeling a bit cheap
  • It is not a sports camera like the 7D
  • Flash exposure can be dialed down even further
  • the in-camera processing takes a little time
  • It does not seem to support GPS image tagging through the phone
  • has too many unused features
  • primitive and noisy mechanical shutter and mirror
  • it only has one card slot
  • lack of lenses
  • Dynamic range is comparatively poor
  • video is not one of Pentax strengths
  • Static price groupings are problematic
  • Sony lacks lenses; Fuji massively
  • Sony does not support A-mount anymore
  • It does lack the settings panel
  • Flash is not supported in MSNR mode
  • noise reduction is destructive to image details
  • time-lapse movies are recorded in
  • lost grip on the camera
  • no audio is recorded during Time-lapse Movie capture
  • cluttered controls and confusing menus
  • fairly sluggish AF performance
  • in-camera JPEGs and manually processed raw images
  • 800D is limited to 1080p Full HD capture
  • DSLRs are of course not the only option
  • limited ability to customise the behaviour of the Auto ISO mode
  • video capture is limited to 1080p
  • the camera had a tendency to exposure for the darkest parts of the frame
  • the custom white balance is unnecessarily convoluted
  • plastic finish feels a little cheap
  • The price puts it in a tricky spot
  • autofocus struggles to find anything to lock on to
  • cameras seemed quite pricey when they were launched
  • this 20 second movie is 143Mb in size
  • no 4K video recording here
  • no top plate LCD or dual control dial
  • automatic white balance system tends to err slightly towards warmer; yellowish tones
  • A headphone jack is missing
  • of the lag or focus anomalies
  • it still lacks the kind of image sensor and metering system
  • the highlights are often blown
  • 800D turned out to be a mixed bag
  • the touchscreen in a frame that can be tilted
  • subject tracking and single point AF options are somewhat crude by comparison
  • 800D's buttons are found on the right-hand side
  • strong fringing is hard to miss in the reduced-size sample shot above
  • Video clip duration is limited only by memory card capacity
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  • displaying only picture with people or landscapes
  • small on-screen buttons at times
  • It will only detect; downsize and export the new shots
  • They will only record images with open-eyed subjects
  • chromatic aberration and softness in the corners
  • the icon display cluttered the screen
  • no HD video capture on the Sony T700
  • just slide it back up to turn the camera off
  • The corners are significantly softer than the center of the image
  • Not iPhone responsive
  • full-size image
  • Some pictures may be clicked to download the full size original image
  • Colour saturation in the green channel is starting to fade at 200 ISO
  • the battery indicator finally drop to the last of its four bars
  • black shadows and burned-out highlights on this high-contrast shot
  • use both at the same time
  • you cannot view or access pictures stored in internal memory
  • my grip on the camera never accidentally set off any features
  • The big touch screen takes a toll on the T700's battery life
  • this camera stumbled a bit
  • only one JPEG compression level
  • HD movie recording and playback are not supported
  • Reds were a tad lurid in many shots
  • widescreen nor time-lapse recording
  • controls rely heavily on the touch screen
  • None of these is seen when the sliding cover is closed
  • the live image fills the screen completely
  • T700 does not display the remaining power in percentage form
  • not-so-instant post-view is low resolution only
  • off rather than go to record mode
  • : Auto white balance is erratic
  • LCD gets grubby quickly
  • This leads to a loss of detail in some areas
  • noise in darker areas at ISO 400
  • Focusing drifts towards the right hand side of the shot where the scene becomes
  • jagged pixels and also some purple fringing
  • memory you cannot have a Memory Stick card inserted in the camera
  • s memory is basically off limits
  • The camera disappeared into my hand when picked up
  • Auto

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