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Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5
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Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 Digital Camera

SLR 18MP 5.6x CMOS Oct 2014
Camera Type Megapixel Optical Zoom Sensor Type Release Date
Perfect for families, budding photo enthusiasts and first-time SLR users alike, the EOS Rebel T5 makes it easy to capture movies and photos that are nothing short of dazzling. It features a... More
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Canon Digital Cameras Have Good Reviews

We checked 19,820 owner and expert reviews for Canon digital cameras and found that on average Canon has good ratings. We also found that Canon has good ratings specifically within its SLR cameras range.

Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

Like most of the other SLR cameras that have been available for more than two years, the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has a built-in flash.

We compared this camera to all the other digital cameras with a built-in flash and we think the Nikon D3300[plb_2113658_price] which has better reviews; or the Nikon 1 J1[plb_1657791_price] which is cheaper are also worth considering.

It is worth also looking at alternative digital cameras which also have a built-in flash including the Pentax K-30 + DAL 18-55WR[plb_1717026_price].

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SD Compatible Memory Cards

This digital camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC compatible memory cards, which is typical of many cameras of this age and type. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

We compared this digital camera to all the other cameras that support an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory and we think a cheaper camera such as the 1 J1[pl_1657791_price], and the 1 J1[pl_1657791_price] both from Nikon or you might consider a better rated camera such as the EOS 700D - Rebel T5i[pl_1609405_price], and the EOS 700D - Rebel T5i[pl_1609405_price] both from Canon are also worth considering.

If the memory card type of this SLR digital camera is not good enough for you then you might also want to look at the Pentax K-30 + DAL 18-55WR[plb_1717026_price] (SD|SDHC|SDXC).

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MOS Sensor Type

This digital camera has a CMOS sensor type, which is typical of many SLR cameras that were released more than two years ago.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative cameras that have a CMOS sensor currently available including a cheaper digital camera such as the Nikon 1 J1[plb_1657791_price] or you might consider a higher scoring digital camera such as the Canon EOS 700D - Rebel T5i[plb_1609405_price].

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Supports Two Image Formats Supporteds

The number of supported image formats on the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 is more than most cameras that have been around for more than two years. This camera supports a JPG image formats supported, which is the most frequently supported image formats supported supported by cameras of a comparable spec and age to the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5. The image formats supported "RAW" is also supported by this digital camera.

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±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV Step) Light Exposure Correction

The EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has a ±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step) light exposure correction which is wider than the ± 5EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction found on most cameras of a similar spec and age to it.

A ±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step) light exposure correction is actually the best light exposure correction amongst all similar spec digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years.

The worst light exposure correction amongst similar types of digital camera is ± 2EV (1/3EV step).

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Electronic Camera Shutter Type

This camera has an Electronic camera shutter type, which is the most frequently found camera shutter type on cameras that were launched around the same time as it.

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Has Two Camera Playbacks

The number of camera playback modes found on the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 is more than most cameras that were released around the same time as it. This camera has a Single image camera playback, which is the most frequently found camera playback found on digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago. The camera playback "Thumbnails" is also found on this Canon camera.

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5184 X 3456 Still Image Resolution(s)

The EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has a 5184 x 3456 still image resolution(s) which is higher than the 1920 x 1080 still image resolution(s) found on most SLR cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This camera also have still image resolution(s)s of 5184x3456, 3456x2304, 2592x1728, 1920x1280, 720x480, 4608x3456, 3072x2304, 2304x1728, 1696x1280, 640x480, 5184x2912, 3456x1944, 2592x1456, 1920x1080, 720x400, 3456x3456, 2304x2304, 1728x1728 and 1280x1280 and 480x480. The worst still image resolution of all comparable spec digital cameras that are a similar age to the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 is 480 x 480 and the best is 6000 x 4000.

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Has One Photo Effects

The EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has a greater number of photo effects than most SLR cameras that were released around the same time as it. The most frequently found photo effects is Neutral, but this photo effects is not found on this Canon digital camera. The photo effectss Black&White are also found on this camera.

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Quite Big Eye Relief

With an eye relief of 21 millimeters, the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has a quite big eye relief compared to most of the other cameras that were released around the same time as the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5. The average eye relief of cameras of this spec and age is 19mm.

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±2EV (1/2, 1/3 EV Step) Flash Exposure Correction

The EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has a wider flash exposure correction than most digital cameras of a similar spec and age to it. This camera has a ±2EV (1/2, 1/3 EV step) flash exposure correction, whereas most comparable spec cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to it have a ±1EV (1/3 EV step) flash exposure correction. Digital cameras of this age and spec flash exposure corrections range from ±1EV (1/3 EV step) (worst) to ±3EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step) (best).

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolutions

This digital camera supports a video resolutions of 640 x 480|1280 x 720|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently supported video resolutions on cameras of this age and type. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found maximum video resolution on SLR cameras that are a similar age to it.

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Has a Mini HDMI Connector Type

The EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has a greater number of HDMI connector types than most SLR cameras that were released around the same time as it. This camera has a Mini HDMI connector type, which is the most frequently found HDMI connector type found on digital cameras of a comparable age and type to the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5.

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Supports Eight ISO Sensitivitys

The number of ISO speeds supported by the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 is more than most SLR cameras that came out more than two years ago. This camera supports a 100 ISO sensitivity, which is the most frequently supported ISO sensitivity supported by SLR cameras that are a similar age to the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5. The ISO sensitivitys "200", "400", "1600", "3200", "6400", "12800" and "Auto" are also supported by this digital camera.

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Supports Two Camera File Systems

The EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has a greater number of camera file systems than most digital cameras of this age and spec. The most commonly supported camera file system is DCF 2, but this camera file system is not supported by this camera. The camera file systems DPOF and Exif 2.3 are also supported by this Canon camera.

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Supports One Power Source Type

The EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has a greater number of power sources than most SLR cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This camera supports a Battery power source type, which is the most frequently supported power source type supported by digital cameras of this age and type.

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Auto Focus Adjustment

This digital camera has an Auto/Manual focus adjustment, which is typical of many cameras of a similar age and type to it.

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Very Short Flash Recharging Time

The flash recharging times of SLR cameras that have been around for around the same time as the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 range from 1s to 5.5s, and the average flash recharging time is 3.1s. The EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has one of the shorter flash recharging times (only 2 seconds) amongst SLR cameras of this age.

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14 Reasons Against

Does Not Support Full HD Video

Like most of the other SLR cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5, the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 does not support Full HD video.

We compared all the other cameras which also support Full HD video to this camera and we think the Canon EOS 700D - Rebel T5i[plb_1609405_price], or the Pentax K-50[plb_2053942_price] which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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Does Not Support Video Capability

The Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 does not support video capability, unlike most of the other SLR cameras that came out more than two years ago.

Alternative cameras which also support video capability that you might also want to consider include the Nikon 1 J1[plb_1657791_price].

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Not 3D

The Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 is not 3D. Most of the other SLR cameras that have been around for more than two years are also not 3D.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

The EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 does not have a GPS (satellite), although keep in mind that most of the other cameras of this age and spec also do not have a GPS (satellite).

We compared all the other digital cameras which also have a GPS (satellite) to this digital camera and we think the Nikon D7100[plb_2082345_price] is also worth considering.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 does not support wi-Fi, although this is within the context that most of the other cameras of this age and spec also do not support wi-Fi.

We compared this camera to all the other digital cameras with a wi-Fi and we think the Nikon D7100[plb_2082345_price] which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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Not Waterproof

The EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 is not waterproof. Most of the other digital cameras of a comparable age and type to the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 are also not waterproof.

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Does Not Have an Image Stabilizer

Like most of the other digital cameras of a comparable age and spec to the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5, the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 does not have an image stabilizer.

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Only Features Four Flash Modess

The number of flash modes featured on the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 is more than most digital cameras of a comparable type and age to it. This camera features an Auto flash modes, which is the most commonly featured flash modes featured on cameras of this type and age. The flash modess "Flash off", "Manual" and "Red-eye reduction" are also featured on this Canon digital camera.

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Only Six Number of Diaphragm Bladess

The Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 is a six number of diaphragm blades camera. Most of the other SLR cameras that are a comparable age to the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 have between two and eight number of diaphragm bladess.

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Only Nine Auto Focus (AF) Pointss

The Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 is a nine auto Focus (AF) points digital camera. Most of the other SLR cameras that came out around the same time as the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 have between 1 and 799 auto Focus (AF) pointss.

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Only Nine Point Two Flash Guide Numbers

The Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 is a nine point two flash guide number camera. Most of the other digital cameras of a comparable age and spec to the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 have between 6 and 23 flash guide numbers.

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Only 1920x1080@25fps Resolution At Capture Speed

The Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has a 1920x1080@25fps resolution at capture speed which is higher than the 1920x1080@30fps resolution at capture speed found on most similar spec cameras that have been available for a comparable time to it. This Canon digital camera also have resolution at capture speeds of 1280x720@50fps, 1280x720@60fps, 1920x1080@24fps and 640x480@25fps and 640x480@30fps. Across all cameras of this spec and age the worst resolution at capture speeds is 1280x720@50fps and the best is 1920x1080@60fps.

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Quite Long Start-Up Time

The shortest start-up time of SLR cameras that have been available for more than two years is 0.1ms and the longest is 200ms. With a start-up time of 100 milliseconds, the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has one of the longer start-up times amongst comparable spec digital cameras of this age.

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Quite Long Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

At 29 millimeters, the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has a fairly long minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) compared to most of the other digital cameras that came out around the same time as the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5. Across all the digital cameras of a comparable type and age to the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 the minimum focal length (35mm film equiv)s range from 18mm to 75mm, and the average minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 29mm.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5

Released Over Two Years Ago

Canon released the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 over two years ago.

Average Display Diagonal

At 3 inches, the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has a pretty average display diagonal compared to most of the other digital cameras of a similar type and age to the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5.

There are a number of alternative 3" screen digital cameras currently available that you might want to look at including the Nikon 1 J1[plb_1657791_price] which is cheaper; or the Canon EOS 700D - Rebel T5i[plb_1609405_price] which has better reviews.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 480 grams, the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has a relatively average weight compared to most of the other comparable spec cameras that have been available for around the same time as the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5.

Cameras with a heavier weight that might be worth looking at include the Canon EOS 700D - Rebel T5i[plb_1609405_price] (580g), or the Nikon D3300[plb_2113658_price] (410g) which is also higher rated.

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Average Megapixel

With a megapixel of 18 megapixels, the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has a relatively average megapixel compared to most of the other cameras of a comparable age and type to the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5.

We compared all the other 18MP digital cameras to this camera and we think the Canon EOS 700D - Rebel T5i[plb_1609405_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel
Image Stabilizer
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution(s)
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Formats Supported
Image Sensor Size (W X H)
Total Megapixels
Image Stabilizer Location
Sensor Format
Supported Aspect Ratios
Design
Colour of Product
Material
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Maximum Aperture Number
Minimum Aperture Number
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Lens Type
Lens Structure (elements/groups)
Lens Mount Interface
Number of Diaphragm Blades
Filter Size
Focusing
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
Auto Focus (AF) Lock
Auto Focus (AF) Assist Beam
Closest Focusing Distance
Auto Focus (AF) Points
Auto Focus (AF) Points Selection
Focus Adjustment
Focus
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Modes
ISO Sensitivity
ISO Sensitivity (max)
ISO Sensitivity (min)
Auto Exposure (AE) Lock
Light Metering
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed
Fastest Camera Shutter Speed
Camera Shutter Type
Flash
Flash Modes
Flash Guide Number
Flash Sync-Speed
Flash Exposure Compensation
Flash Recharging Time
Flash Exposure Lock
Flash Exposure Correction
Shoe Mounting Point
Shoe Mounting Point Type
Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Motion JPEG Frame Rate
Video Formats Supported
Analog Signal Format System
Video Resolutions
Resolution At Capture Speed
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Memory
Compatible Memory Cards
Memory Slots
Display
Display Diagonal
Display
Vari-Angle LCD Display
Field of View
Touchscreen
Display Resolution (numeric)
Display Aspect Ratio
Viewfinder
Magnification
Viewfinder Type
Ports & Interfaces
PictBridge
DC-In Jack
HDMI
HDMI Connector Type
USB Version
USB Connector
Camera
GPS (satellite)
White Balance
Shooting Modes
Photo Effects
Self-Timer Delay
Histogram
Playback Zoom (max)
Orientation Sensor
Dioptre Correction
Camera File System
Live View
Camera Playback
Direct Printing
Brightness Adjustment
Start-Up Time
Built-In Processor
Diopter Adjustment (D-D)
Eye Relief
Scene Modes
Languages Support
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Lens Weight
Lens Length
Lens Diameter
Weight (including Battery)
Battery
Power Source Type
Battery Technology
Number of Batteries Supported
Battery Type
Battery Life (CIPA Standard)
Battery Level Indicator
Operational Conditions
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
System Requirements
Packaging Content
Bundled Software
AC Adapter Included
Cables Included
Batteries Included
Battery Charger Included
Quick Start Guide
Carrying Case
Wrist Strap Included
Other Features
Built-In Flash
Technical Details
Image Processor

Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

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