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Canon EOS 1100D / Rebel T3 / Kiss X50
7.6 out of 10

Canon EOS 1100D / Rebel T3 / Kiss X50

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Digital, AF/AE single-lens reflex, camera with built-in flash
Recording Media
SD/SDHC/SDXC card, via external media (USB v.2.0 hard drive, or via Wireless LAN (Eye-Fi card*))
Image Format
Approx. 22.0 mm x 14.7 mm
Compatible Lenses
Canon EF lenses including EF-S lenses
Lens Mount
Canon EF mount
Image Sensor
High-sensitivity, high-resolution, large single-plate CMOS sensor
Effective pixels: Approx. 12.20 megapixels
Total Pixels
Total pixels: Approx. 12.60 megapixels
Aspect Ratio
3:2 (Horizontal : Vertical)
Color Filter System
RGB primary color filters
Low Pass Filter
Fixed position in front of the CMOS sensor
Dust Deletion Feature
(1) Manual cleaning
Recording System
Recording Format
Design rule for Camera File System 2.0 and Exif 2.30
File Size
(1) Large: Approx. 12.20 Megapixels (4272 x 2848)
Recording Functions
Images record directly to the SD card. Creating new folders and selecting folders in the card possible.
File Numbering
Consecutive numbering, auto reset, manual reset.
RAW + JPEG Simultaneous Recording
Provided (RAW + JPEG)
Color Space
sRGB, Adobe RGB
Picture Style
Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Neutral, Faithful, Monochrome, User Defined 1-3
White Balance
Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten Light, White Fluorescent Light, Flash, Custom (Custom WB)
Auto White Balance
Auto white balance with the image sensor
Color Temperature Compensation
White balance correction: ±9 levels
Color Temperature Information Transmission
Eye-level SLR (with fixed pentamirror)
Vertical/Horizontal approx. 95% (TD)
Approx. 0.8x / 22.4° (with 50mm lens at infinity, -1 m
Eye Point
Approx. 21 mm (At -1m
Dioptric Adjustment Correction
Adjustable from approx. -2.5 to +0.5 m
Focusing Screen
Quick-return half mirror (transmittance: reflectance ratio of 40:60)
Viewfinder Information
1) AF information (AF points, focus confirmation light)
Depth Of Field Preview
No depth-of-field preview button (Enabled with C.Fn-8-5 and pressing SET)
TTL-CT-SIR AF-dedicated CMOS sensor
AF Points
9 Points (center AF point is cross-type vertical-line sensitive f/5.6)
AF Working Range
EV 0 - 18 (at 73°F/23°C, ISO 100)
Focusing Modes
(1) Autofocus
AF Point Selection
(1) Manual selection
Selected AF Point Display
Indicated by superimposed display in the viewfinder and on the LCD monitor
AF Assist Beam
1) Intermittent firing of built-in flash.
Exposure Control
Metering Modes
63-zone SPC TTL metering with selectable modes
Metering Range
EV 1.0 - EV 20.0 (at 73°F/23°C with EF50mm f/1.4 USM lens, ISO 100)
Exposure Control Systems
(1) Program AE (program-shift possible)
ISO Speed Range
Auto, ISO 100 - 6400 (in whole-stop increments)
Exposure Compensation
(1) Manual: ±5 stops in 1/3- or 1/2-stop increments
AE Lock
Auto AE Lock: Applied in One-Shot AF mode with evaluative metering when focus is achieved.
Vertical-travel, mechanical, focal-plane shutter with all speeds electronically controlled.
Shutter Speeds
1/4000 to 1/60 sec., X-sync at 1/200 sec.
Shutter Release
Soft-touch electromagnetic release
Self Timer
10-sec. or 2-sec. delay
Remote Control
Compatible with Remote Switch RS-60E3. There is no wireless remote control sensor.
Built in Flash
Auto pop-up, retractable, built-in flash in the pentaprism
Guide Number
Approx. 9.2/30 (at ISO 100 in meters/feet), Approx. 13/43 (at ISO 200 in meters/ feet)
Recycling Time
Approx. 2 sec.
Flash Ready Indicator
Flash-ready icon lights in viewfinder
Flash Coverage
Up to 17mm focal length (equivalent to approx. 28mm in 135 format)
FE Lock
Flash Exposure Compensation
Up to ±2 stops in 1/3- or 1/2-stop increments
External Speedlite
Flash Metering
E-TTL II autoflash (evaluative flash metering and average flash metering), FE lock
Flash Exposure Compensation
±2 stops in 1/3-stop or 1/2-stop increments
FE Lock
Drive System
Drive Modes
(1) Single shooting
Continuous Shooting Speed
(1) JPEG: Max. approx. 3.0 fps
Maximum Burst
(1) JPEG: 830 shots
Live View Functions
Shooting Modes
Still photo shooting and video shooting
1) Autofocus
Metering Modes
Real-time Evaluative metering with image sensor
Metering Range
EV 0 - EV 20 (At 23°C/73°F, 50mm f/1.4 lens, ISO 100)
Grid Display
(1) Grid 1: Pair of vertical and horizontal lines
Exposure Simulation
Silent Shooting
Not provided
Video Shooting
File Format
MOV (image data: H.264; audio: Linear PCM (monaural))
File Size
Approx. 222 MB/min.
Frame Rates
30fps (29.97), 25fps
Continuous Shooting Time
Approx. 17 min.
Autofocus: Quick mode, Live mode, Face Detection Live mode; manual
Exposure Control
Movie Program AE
Exposure Compensation
±3 stops in 1/3-stop increments
LCD Monitor
TFT color, liquid-crystal monitor
Monitor Size
2.7-inch (Screen aspect ratio of 4:3)
Approx. 230,000 dots (320 x 240: QVGA)
Approx. 99%
Brightness Control
Adjustable to one of seven brightness levels
Interface Languages
25 (English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Portuguese, Finnish, Italian, Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish, Greek, Russian, Polish, Hungarian, Czech, Romanian, Ukraine, Turkish, Arabic, Thai, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Korean and Japanese)
Display Format
(1) Single image display
Highlight Alert
On the detailed information and histogram displays, highlight areas with no image data will blink.
Image Protection and Erase
Erase protection can be applied/canceled for a single image, all images in a folder, or all images in the card.
Erase single image, erase selected images, erase all images on folder, erase all images in a card, or erase only unprotected images.
Direct Printing
Compatible Printers
PictBridge-compatible printers
Printable Images
JPEG images complying to Design rule for Camera File System
DPOF: Digital Print Order Format
Version 1.1 compatible
Custom Functions
10 Custom Functions with 32 settings settable with the camera
Camera User Settings
Not provided
My Menu Registration
Up to six top-tier menu options and Custom Function settings can be registered.
Power Source
Battery Pack LP-E10 x 1
Battery Life
Number of shots (approx.)
Battery Check
Automatic battery level check when power is turned ON.
Power Saving
Provided. Power turns off after 1, 2, 4, 8, 15 min.
Date/Time Battery
Built-in secondary battery. When fully-charged, the date/time can be maintained for about three months.
Start-up Time
Approx. 0.1 sec. (Based on CIPA testing standards)
Dimensions and Weight
Dimensions (W x H x D)
Approx. 5.1 (W) x 3.9 (H) x 3.1 (D) in./ Approx. 129.9 (W) x 99.7 (H) x 77.9 (D) mm
Approx. 17.4 oz. / 495g (body only)
Operating Environment
Working Temperature Range
Working Humidity Range
85% or less
Release Date
First seen
1 February 2009