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Here They Are: Canon’s New Rebel SL1/EOS 100D, Rebel T5i/EOS 700D And PowerShot SX280 (And Pre-Order Links)

Rebel SL1/EOS 100D

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Now it is official: Canon announced the Canon Rebel T5i (EOS 700D in EU, Kiss X7i in Japan), the tiny Rebel SL1 (EOS 100D in EU, Kiss X7 in Japan) with the EOS -b body, and the GPS and WiFi enabled PowerShot SX280

Canon Rebel SL1/EOS 100D specs:

  • 18.0MP APS-C CMOS Sensor
  • DIGIC 5 Image Processor
  • 3.0″ Clear View II Touchscreen LCD
  • ISO 100-12800, Expandable to 25600
  • Full HD 1080 Video with Continuous AF
  • 4.0 fps Continuous Shooting
  • 9-Point All Cross-Type AF System
  • Scene Intelligent Auto Mode
  • Compact and Lightweight; Weighs 0.8lb
  • Compatible with Canon EF and EF-S Lenses

The world’s smallest an lightest DSLR, the Canon EOS SL1/EOS 100D, comes in two options both ready to get pre-ordered:

The video below by Canon Singapore shows the main features and size comparison of the Canon Rebel SL1/EOS 100D:

More about the Rebel SL1/EOS 100D below (size comparison and hands-on video). Next,let’s have a look at the Canon Rebel T5i/EOS 700D specs:

  • STM Lens Support for Quiet AF in Movies
  • 18.0MP APS-C CMOS Sensor
  • DIGIC 5 Image Processor
  • 3.0″ Vari-Angle Touch Screen LCD
  • ISO 100-12800, Expandable to 25600
  • Full HD 1080 Video with Continuous AF
  • 5.0 fps Continuous Shooting
  • 9-Point All Cross-Type AF System
  • Multi Shot Noise Reduction
  • Compatible with Canon EF and EF-S Lenses

Rebel SL1/EOS 100D

The new Rebel T5i/EOS 700D comes in three options ready for pre-order:

The new EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM lens can be preordered for $249 at Adorama (click here) and B&H (click here) and Amazon (click here)

Canon PowerShot SX280 specs:

  • 12.1MP High-Sensitivity CMOS Sensor
  • DIGIC 6 Image Processor
  • 20x Optical Zoom Lens
  • 35mm Focal Length Equivalent: 25-500mm
  • 3.0″ LCD Monitor
  • Full HD 1080p Video Capture at 60fps
  • Built-in Wi-Fi Connectivity
  • Intelligent Optical Image Stabilization
  • Hybrid Auto Mode
  • GPS Tracker

The new Canon PowerShot comes in black (Adorama | B&H | Amazon) or red (Adorama | B&H | Amazon) for $329.99.

Ok, let’s have a closer look to the Canon Rebel SL1/EOS 100D. The following two images give you an idea about how the Canon Rebel SL1/EOS 100D compares to other Canon DSLRs (thanks to reader Andy for the first pic).

Rebel SL1/EOS 100D

Size comparison: Canon Rebel SL1/EOS 100D vs Rebel T5i/EOS 700D vs EOS 60D vs EOS 5d Mark III

Rebel SL1

Canon Rebel SL1 size comparison vs EOS M vs Rebel T4i/EOS 650D

Rebel SL1/EOS 100D

Rebel SL1/EOS 100D back side

See The Phoblographers first impressions about the Rebel SL1 and the Rebel T5i.

Canon Rebel SL1 press release, Rebel T5i press release, PowerShot SX280 press release.
DPreview’s hands-on on the Rebel SL1/EOS 100D, Rebel T5i/EOS 700D.
ephotozine’s hands-on review: Rebel T5i/EOS 700D and SL1 vs T5i comparison.

The Canon Rebel T5i/EOS 700D product description follows the Canon EOS SL1 product description:

Canon Rebel SL1/EOS 100D

Compact and lightweight DSLR featuring a newly-developed 18.0 Megapixel CMOS (APS-C) sensor,ISO 100–12800 (expandable to H: 25600) for stills and ISO–6400 (expandable to H: 12800) for videos for shooting from bright to dim light, and high performance DIGIC 5 Image Processor for exceptional image quality and speed.

High speed continuous shooting up to 4.0 fps allows you to capture all the action.

EOS Full HD Movie mode with Movie Servo AF for continuous focus tracking of moving subjects, manual exposure control and multiple frame rates (1080: 30p (29.97) / 24p (23.976) / 25p, 720: 60p (59.94) / 50p, 480: 30p (29.97) / 25p),built-in monaural microphone, manual audio level adjustment, and Video Snapshot with editing for expanded movie shooting options.

Touch Screen Wide 3.0-inch Clear View LCD monitor II (approximately 1,040,000 dots) with smudge-resistant coating features multi-touch operation with direct access to functions for setting changes and Touch AF for an easy,intuitive experience and clear viewing when outdoors; an Optical Viewfinder with approx. 0.87x magnification makes subjects easier to see.

9-point AF system (including a high-precision dual-cross f/2.8 center point) for exceptional autofocus performance when shooting with the viewfinder; new Hybrid CMOS AF II, which combines the advantages of high-speed phase-detection AF and high-precision contrast AF, provides a widened Hybrid CMOS AF focus area for increased autofocus speed and accuracy when shooting photos and movies in Live View.

Scene Intelligent Auto Mode delivers expertly optimized photos and offers improved scene detection for amazing results when shooting at night, ideal even for users without advanced photography knowledge or experience.

results when shooting at night, ideal even for users without advanced photography knowledge or experience.advanced Creative Filters that can be displayed in real time during Live View shooting.

New Special Scene Modes including Kids, Food and Candlelight give you advanced presets to ensure the best possible photos under difficult shooting conditions.

Compatibility with SD/SDHC/SDXC memory cards, including new Ultra High Speed (UHS-I) cards.

Compatible with the full line of Canon EF and EF-S lenses.

 

Canon Rebel T5i/EOS 700D

18.0 Megapixel CMOS (APS-C) sensor, 14-bit A/D conversion, ISO 100-12800 (expandable to H: 25600) for shooting from bright to dim light and high performance DIGIC 5 Image Processor for exceptional image quality and speed.

High speed continuous shooting up to 5.0 fps allows you to capture all the action.

9-point all cross-type AF system (including a high-precision dual-cross f/2.8 center point) for exceptional autofocus

 performance when shooting with the viewfinder and Hybrid CMOS AF increases autofocus speed when shooting photos and Movies in Live view.
EOS Full HD Movie mode with Movie Servo AF for continuous focus tracking of moving subjects, manual exposure  control and multiple frame rates (1080: 30p (29.97) / 24p (23.976) / 25p, 720: 60p (59.94) / 50p, 480: 30p (29.97) / 25p), built-in stereo microphone, manual audio level adjustment, and Video Snapshot with editing for expanded movie shooting options.Vari-angle Touch Screen 3.0-inch Clear View LCD monitor II (approximately 1,040,000 dots) with smudge-resistant coating features multi-touch operation and Touch AF for an easy and intuitive experience, flexible positioning, and clear viewing even when outdoors.Scene Intelligent Auto Mode delivers expertly optimized photos and offers improved scene detection for amazing results when shooting at night.Expand your creativity with advanced imaging features like Handheld Night Scene mode, HDR Backlight Control mode, and seven Creative Filters that can be displayed in real time during Live View shooting.
Multi Shot Noise Reduction provides outstanding noise reduction while preserving precious detail at high ISO speeds.

Compatibility with SD/SDHC/SDXC memory cards, including new Ultra High Speed (UHS-I) cards.

Compatible with the full line of Canon EF and EF-S lenses.

Rebel SL1/EOS 100D

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