Canon EOS 500D
Canon EOS 500D
Top 45%1,336 points
Top 45%
Top specs and features

Canon EOS 500D: 60 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

15.5MP
Panono Camera: 108MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
22.3 x 14.9mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm

3. focus points

The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.
9
Sony Alpha a9: 693

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
3.4fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps

5. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
663ISO
Sony Alpha 7S: 3702ISO

6. image quality

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
63
Sony Alpha 7R II: 98

7. maximum light sensitivity

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
12800ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000ISO

8. weight

480g
HTC Re: 65.5g

9. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
400shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots

10. video recording

1080 x 20fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps

11. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
21.7bits
HP Photosmart R927: 42bits

12. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
1/4000s
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV: 1/32000s

13. dynamic range

The better the dynamic range the system captures a wider number of values from dark to light leading to more details in low and highlights. Source: DxOMark.
11.5Evs
Nikon D810A: 14.8Evs

14. pixel density

471ppi
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S: 1437.5ppi

16. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
920k dots
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 1230000k dots

17. resolution

1175 x 783px
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S: 3680 x 2760px

18. volume

777.34cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³

19. battery power

1800mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh

20. height

97.5mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm

21. thickness

61.9mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm

22. Faster photo autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting pictures

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper images.
Canon EOS 500D
30% have it

23. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Canon EOS 500D
23% have it

24. has AF tracking

With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
Canon EOS 500D
72% have it

25. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.8"

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