Canon EOS Rebel SL1

26 Reasons why Canon EOS Rebel SL1 is better

than the average

1.Substantially more megapixels (photo)
18.5MPvs 16.7MP (the average)
vs 108MP (best: Panono Camera)
2.Sizably larger sensor
22.3 x 14.9mmvs 14.6 x 10.8mm (the average)
vs 81.2 x 25.4mm (best: Polaroid Snap)
The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
3.Noticeably higher maximum light sensitivity
25600ISOvs 19130ISO (the average)
vs 3280000ISO (best: Nikon D5)
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.
4.Faster video autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting movies
Yesvs No (89% don't have it)
A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper movies.
5.Has a 24p cinema mode
Yesvs No (76% don't have it)
24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
6.A lot higher pixel density
501ppivs 360ppi (the average)
vs 544ppi (best: Sony A7)
7.Has a built-in HDR mode
Yesvs No (74% don't have it)
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
90.7mmvs 96.6mm (the average)
vs 39mm (best: Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V)
9.Has a microphone in
Yesvs No (77% don't have it)
A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
10.Notably higher resolution
833x1,250pxvs 875x609px (the average)
vs 1,517x1,011px (best: Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2K + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S)
11.Has a touch screen
Yesvs No (79% don't have it)
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
12.A tad bigger screen size
3"vs 3" (the average)
vs 4.8" (best: Samsung Galaxy Camera (Wi-Fi))
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
13.Faster photo autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting pictures
Yesvs No (71% don't have it)
A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper images.
14.Is a system camera
Yesvs No (58% don't have it)
A system camera has lots of changeable parts such as lenses, flashes and other accessories. They offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.
15.Sizably less shutter lag
0.252svs 16.330s (the average)
vs 0.00025s (best: Leica M Typ 240)
The amount of time it takes the camera to take a photo, without having to focus.
16.Has an optical viewfinder
Yesvs No (71% don't have it)
An optical viewfinder (or OVF) allows the photographer to compose a shot while seeing exactly what the lens sees. There is no time lag and they require no power - as opposed to electronic viewfinders which can drain battery life. They are also better in low light situations.
17.Can be controlled remotely
Yesvs No (57% don't have it)
A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
18.Has manual shutter speed
Yesvs No (56% don't have it)
This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
19.Significantly less startup delay
0.1svs 34.8s (the average)
vs 0.01s (best: Nikon D70)
It takes less time for the camera to turn on and take a first picture.
20.Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Yesvs No (96% don't have it)
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
21.Noticeably more lenses available
162vs 21 (the average)
vs 400 (best: Nikon D5)
A bigger variety of brand lenses means that you have more options and can find one that suits your needs.
22.Newer DIGIC version
5vs 5 (the average)
vs 7 (best: Canon EOS M5)
Newer image processors are better at processing multiple tasks simultaneously, and can produce higher quality images with better low-light performance and faster AF.
23.Changeable lenses
You can choose from a variety of focal lengths and apertures with the ability to switch lenses
24.The reason why to choose this
Why choose the camera? 1. Low noise at high ISO 2. Smaller. Easier to carry around. 3. Newer than the T3i (2011 VS 2013) 4. ISO boost up to 24800 i think 5. Good results. You can get excellent pics and footage of this. BAD: buidtin touchscreen
25.More modern
The camera is more modern. New censor technology, which tell us that the results will be better. (2011 VS 2013)
26.Better design
It has a better design, it feels like a leather in hand.
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