Canon EOS 600DCanon EOS 1200D
Top 36%1,603 points
Top 36%
Top 51%1,223 points
Top 51%
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Top specs and features

Canon EOS 600D vs Canon EOS 1200D: 60 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

3.89% more megapixels (main camera).
18.7MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
18MP

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
22 x 14.7mm

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 a7 III: 693
9

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
3.7fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
3fps

5. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
793ISO
Sony Alpha a7 III: 3730ISO
724ISO

6. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Canon EOS 600D
Canon EOS 1200D
27% have it

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.
12800 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO
12800 ISO

8. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
440shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
500shots

9. image quality

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
65
Sony Alpha 7R II: 98
63

10. video recording (main camera)

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.
1080 x 30fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
1080 x 30fps

11. weight

90g lighter.
570g
HTC Re: 65.5g
480g

12. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
22.1bits
HP Photosmart R927: 42bits
21.9bits

13. 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
1/4000s

14. Has phase detection autofocus for videos

A phase detection autofocus system is faster than a contrast detection autofocus system. Even when recording scenes with a lot of fast movements, the videos are sharp and clear.
Canon EOS 600D
Canon EOS 1200D
11% have it

15. Has phase detection autofocus for photos

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.
Canon EOS 600D
Canon EOS 1200D
31% have it

16. 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
11.3Evs

17. pixel density

1.5x higher pixel density.
501ppi
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S: 1437.5ppi
333ppi

18. has built-in optical image stabilization

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
Canon EOS 600D
Canon EOS 1200D
46% have it

19. resolution

2.26x higher resolution.
1250 x 833px
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S: 3680 x 2760px
554 x 831px

20. 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 600D
Canon EOS 1200D
72% have it

21. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Canon EOS 600D
Canon EOS 1200D
25% have it

22. has a 24p cinema mode

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
Canon EOS 600D
Canon EOS 1200D
26% have it

23. volume

4.69% less body volume.
1055.5cm³
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 0cm³
1006.56cm³

24. width

3.5mm narrower.
133.1mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
129.6mm

25. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
1040k dots
Fujifilm X-T1 + XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS: 1040000k dots
460k dots

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