Canon EOS 500D vs Canon EOS 600D

Top Seven Reasons for the

Canon EOS 500D

Compared to Canon EOS 600D

anonymous
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Lighter
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480 g
vs
570 g
90 g lighter
anonymous
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Sizably more battery power
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1800 mAh
vs
1120 mAh
1.61x more battery power
anonymous
49
Plenty less body volume
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777.34 cm³
vs
1055.5 cm³
35.78% less body volume
anonymous
42
Narrower
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128.8 mm
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133.1 mm
4.30 mm narrower
anonymous
40
Vastly less startup delay
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0.3 s
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0.4 s
0.10 s less startup delay. It takes less time for the camera to turn on and take a first picture.
anonymous
38
A little bit shorter
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97.5 mm
vs
99.5 mm
2 mm shorter
anonymous
37
Plenty thinner
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61.9 mm
vs
79.7 mm
17.80 mm thinner

Canon EOS 500D is better than Canon EOS 600D because...

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Top 16 Reasons for the

Canon EOS 600D

Compared to Canon EOS 500D

anonymous
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Appreciably more megapixels (photo)
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18.7 MP
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15.5 MP
20.65% more megapixels (photo)
anonymous
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Vastly lower noise at high ISO
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793 ISO
vs
663 ISO
19.61% lower noise at high ISO. The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
anonymous
97
Substantially faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format
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3.7 fps
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3.4 fps
8.82% faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format. Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
anonymous
85
Has a flip-out screen
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
anonymous
85
Better image quality
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65
vs
63
2 better image quality. A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
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Noticeably better video recording quality
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1080 x 30 fps
vs
1080 x 20 fps
1.50x better video recording quality
anonymous
60
A little bit better color depth
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22.1 bits
vs
21.7 bits
1.84% better color depth. The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
anonymous
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Faster video autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting movies
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper movies.
anonymous
56
Has a 24p cinema mode
Comment
Yes
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No
24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
anonymous
52
A little higher pixel density
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501 ppi
vs
471 ppi
6.37% higher pixel density
anonymous
49
Appreciably higher resolution
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1250x833 px
vs
1175x783 px
13.18% higher resolution
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44
Clearly less shutter lag
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0.283 s
vs
159 s
158.72 s less shutter lag. The amount of time it takes the camera to take a photo, without having to focus.
anonymous
43
Distinctly longer battery life
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440 shots
vs
400 shots
40 shots longer battery life. CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
anonymous
41
Has a microphone in
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
anonymous
39
Appreciably higher resolution (screen)
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1040 k dots
vs
920 k dots
120 k dots higher resolution (screen). A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
Jerry Grynspan
1
Has an eyepiece viewfinder included
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Olympus charges extra for the viewfinder

Canon EOS 600D is better than Canon EOS 500D because...

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