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Overall 8
8.0

Canon EOS 550D

CNET
19 April 2014
  • Summary: The Canon EOS 550D does so many things right that it seems churlish to mark it down for anything, but whether you should fork out for this dSLR depends on what you're planning to do with it. It's fantastic for HD movies and great for low-light, high-ISO shooting, but, in terms of ordinary, everyday stills photography, it offers little advantage over cameras that cost £200 or £300 less
  • Cons: Detail could be crisper; needs a decent kit lens; pricey for an amateur camera.
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Overall 8
7.5

Canon EOS 550D Review

Tech2
3 February 2014
  • Summary: The Canon EOS 550D sells at a market operating price in India at Rs.38,700. This is a really good camera and it comes as no surprise that it is still widely sold in the market, despite being almost two years old. This was not intended as a replacement to the EOS 600D and the only real difference between the two is the tilt out screen. This camera costs approximately Rs.10,000 lesser than the EOS 600D and offers equally good features with the same performance.
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Overall 8
8.2
Value for money 9
9.0
Functionality 8
8.0
Audio & image quality 8
8.0
Appearance 8
8.0
Build quality 7
7.0

Canon EOS 550D Digital Camera Review

Buy-n-Shoot.com
28 September 2012
  • Conclusion: As is the norm for Canon, they’ve again packaged software that allows remote controlling of the 550D from a computer, be it PC or Mac. This superb inclusion allows for remote changes to any setting that doesn’t require a dial to be switched on the camera. The only limitation is the ability to switch between Auto, Program, Manual, Aperture Priority etc, but this is a minor one.
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Overall 8
7.7

Expert Review

DP Review
24 January 2011
  • Summary: All in all, the EOS 550D is the most compelling DSLR of its class that we've ever tested. It is hard to imagine how much more we might realistically expect from a product of this type, and although the improvements that Canon has made over the EOS 500D aren't revolutionary, the 550D is a better camera than its predecessor. In terms of both still and video capture, the 550D is currently the best camera of its type on the market.
  • Pros: Excellent detail and resolution (especially in raw mode), Lovely new LCD screen - the 3:2 format really makes a difference., Capable, flexible AF system in both phase-detection and live view modes, High-spec video mode, including external microphone jack, Highly intuitive operation, refined ergonomics, Fast and responsive operation (although shooting in raw mode slows things down), Very reliable metering and white balance in most shooting situations, Decent build qual...
  • Cons: Auto Lighting Optimizer's effect is subtle to the point of being unnoticeable, No rear control dial (as found on higher-end Canon bodies), Entry-level ergonomics won't suit everyone (the EOS 50D and 7D just feel nicer), No in-camera raw conversion option, Slightly soft JPEG output at default settings (but this is far from unusual), Chroma noise takes a fairly big chunk out of resolution at ISO 12800 (but better than the 500D), AF assist strobe can be annoying
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Overall 7
7.0

Canon EOS Rebel T2i

CNET
4 December 2010
  • Summary: A great follow-up to the T1i, if you want the best photo and video quality in a dSLR for less than $1,000, the Canon EOS Rebel T2i is hard to beat.
  • Cons: Annoying viewfinder; irritating control layout for video capture.
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Overall 7
7.0

Canon EOS Rebel T2i

CNET
4 December 2010
  • Summary: A great follow-up to the T1i, if you want the best photo and video quality in a dSLR for less than $1,000, the Canon EOS Rebel T2i is hard to beat.
  • Cons: Annoying viewfinder; irritating control layout for video capture.
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Overall 7
7.0

Canon EOS Rebel T2i

CNET
4 December 2010
  • Summary: A great follow-up to the T1i, if you want the best photo and video quality in a dSLR for less than $1,000, the Canon EOS Rebel T2i is hard to beat.
  • Cons: Annoying viewfinder; irritating control layout for video capture.
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Overall 7
7.0

Canon EOS Rebel T2i

CNET
4 December 2010
  • Summary: A great follow-up to the T1i, if you want the best photo and video quality in a dSLR for less than $1,000, the Canon EOS Rebel T2i is hard to beat.
  • Cons: Annoying viewfinder; irritating control layout for video capture.
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Overall 7
7.0

Canon EOS Rebel T2i

CNET
4 December 2010
  • Summary: A great follow-up to the T1i, if you want the best photo and video quality in a dSLR for less than $1,000, the Canon EOS Rebel T2i is hard to beat.
  • Cons: Annoying viewfinder; irritating control layout for video capture.
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Overall 7
7.0

Canon EOS Rebel T2i

CNET
4 December 2010
  • Summary: A great follow-up to the T1i, if you want the best photo and video quality in a dSLR for less than $1,000, the Canon EOS Rebel T2i is hard to beat.
  • Cons: Annoying viewfinder; irritating control layout for video capture.
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