Follow Us!

Canon Releases Two New DSLRs: The EOS Rebel SL1 and Rebel T5i

 

In their quest to ensure that the entire planet has a Canon in their hands, Canon has released a two more additions to the EOS Fleet: the EOS Rebel T5i and the Rebel SL1.

t5i_586x186_hero
image-4694

The Rebel T5i is the more expensive of the two at $899.99 ESRP, and the SL1 is cheaper at $799.99. However, these are prices for the kit, and the bodies alone will cost $749.00 and $649.99 for the T5i and SL1 respectively.

At first glance, there is almost no difference between the two. The SL1 is actually smaller, and is touted to be the “world’s smallest and lightest” DSLR, as well as being the cheapest in the EOS line. Beyond that, it shares most of the same features as its slightly older sibling, the T5i. Except the SL1 lacks the T5i’s articulating screen, trading it for a touch screen of all things.

sl1_586x186_hero

Product Roundup

Here is what some others are saying about Canon’s two new bundles of joy. As a point of reference, both cameras have alternate names, so there’s the T5i/700D and the SL1/100D:

Planet 5D: “The main feature of this DSLR appears to be its size – it does have most of the features of the Canon Rebel T5i but doesn’t include the articulating screen but the LCD is a touchscreen.”

Mashable: “One interesting omission, however: No Wi-Fi — a feature that debuted on Canon’s DSLR line last fall in the 6D.”

The Verge: “The smaller body does require a few hardware sacrifices — the SL1 has a smaller battery and grip than the T4i, for instance, and in some ways is even a little harder to hold than a larger camera.”

Techivian: “The 700D [T5i] brings a new mode dial capable of turning 360 degrees, a new ‘upmarket’ body finish and real-time preview of Creative Filters in Live View mode”

Canon releases new 100D and 700D entry-level dSLRs
CNET
Canon has just announced two new additions to its stable of dSLRs, the EOS 100D and EOS 700D. The diminutive 100D, is probably the more interesting model, being small enough to fit within your palm. This shooter is the company’s smallest dSLR to date, 

Canon debuts world’s smallest DSLR
TechRadar UK
As the company to introduce the world’s first DSLR touchscreen, Canon has decided to include one on the 100D too. It’s a 3-inch capacitive touchscreen. That makes even more sense when you consider that much of the space saving can come from removing 

Canon challenges CSCs with new Rebel SL1 DSLR, introduces Rebel T5i and 
imaging resource
Today Canon announced two new Rebel DSLRs — including the EOS Rebel SL1 which the company calls the “the world’s smallest and lightest DSLR camera” — and a new PowerShot 20x travel zoom, and together the trio represents a major upgrade of 

Canon launches compact, super-light DSLR
TechHive
Canon’s Rebel line of DSLRs will soon host a sleeker, smaller, thinner model: theCanon EOS Rebel SL1—SL for Super Lightweight. This new camera, designed for entry level shooters as a step up from a point and shoot or camera phone, has the same 

Canon EOS Rebel T5i DSLR breaks cover
SlashGear
We have talked about a couple new digital cameras from Canon this morning. Canonhas launched a third new camera today that fits into the company’s EOS Rebel line ofdigital SLR offerings. The new cameras called the EOS Rebel T5i and it’s the flagship

Canon unveils EOS T5i and Rebel SL1, the world’s smallest DSLR (hands-on)
Engadget
If you haven’t already come to grips with the fact that Canon won’t be releasing a mirrorless camera with DSLR-like performance, you might as well cut your losses now. Instead of replacing the sluggish EOS M with a compelling shooter, the company has 

Canon 100D
TrustedReviews
Canon’s latest DSLR – the EOS-100D – arrives with the headline-grabbing claim of being the world’s smallest DSLR. In real terms, the 100D measures in at around 25% smaller than Canon’s perennially popular triple-digit range of entry-level and mid-range

Canon Unveils World’s Smallest DSLR, The SL1, Along With Barely 
By Darrell Etherington
Canon has indeed introduced a new, very small DSLR as rumored earlier in the week. The SL1 (as it’s known in the U.S.) is “world’s smallest and…

Canon unveils EOS 100D/Rebel SL1 world’s smallest and lightest 
Canon has announced the EOS 100D/Rebel SL1, the world’s smallest, lightest DSLR. It shares the 18MP resolution, DIGIC 5 processor, 3″ touchscreen and 

TOP