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9.5 out of 10

Canon EOS 650D / Rebel T4i / Kiss X6i

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Reviews and Problems with Canon EOS 650D / Rebel T4i / Kiss X6i

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Overall 7
7.0

Canon's conservative Rebel

CNET
19 October 2012
  • Summary: A fine camera, the Canon EOS Rebel T4i's more expensive 18-135mm STM kit (or body with another STM lens) is the only version that merits an unqualified recommendation. You can probably find better alternatives if you just want a sub-$1,000 dSLR for still photography.
  • Cons: The feature set remains rather blah, and its photos aren't as good as the T3i's at high ISO sensitivities.
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Overall 7
7.0

Canon's conservative Rebel

CNET
19 October 2012
  • Summary: A fine camera, the Canon EOS Rebel T4i's more expensive 18-135mm STM kit (or body with another STM lens) is the only version that merits an unqualified recommendation. You can probably find better alternatives if you just want a sub-$1,000 dSLR for still photography.
  • Cons: The feature set remains rather blah, and its photos aren't as good as the T3i's at high ISO sensitivities.
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Overall 7
7.0

Canon's conservative Rebel

CNET
19 October 2012
  • Summary: A fine camera, the Canon EOS Rebel T4i's more expensive 18-135mm STM kit (or body with another STM lens) is the only version that merits an unqualified recommendation. You can probably find better alternatives if you just want a sub-$1,000 dSLR for still photography.
  • Cons: The feature set remains rather blah, and its photos aren't as good as the T3i's at high ISO sensitivities.
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Overall 7
7.0

Canon's conservative Rebel

CNET
19 October 2012
  • Summary: A fine camera, the Canon EOS Rebel T4i's more expensive 18-135mm STM kit (or body with another STM lens) is the only version that merits an unqualified recommendation. You can probably find better alternatives if you just want a sub-$1,000 dSLR for still photography.
  • Cons: The feature set remains rather blah, and its photos aren't as good as the T3i's at high ISO sensitivities.
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Overall 7
7.0

Canon's conservative Rebel

CNET
19 October 2012
  • Summary: A fine camera, the Canon EOS Rebel T4i's more expensive 18-135mm STM kit (or body with another STM lens) is the only version that merits an unqualified recommendation. You can probably find better alternatives if you just want a sub-$1,000 dSLR for still photography.
  • Cons: The feature set remains rather blah, and its photos aren't as good as the T3i's at high ISO sensitivities.
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Overall 7
7.0

Canon's conservative Rebel

CNET
19 October 2012
  • Summary: A fine camera, the Canon EOS Rebel T4i's more expensive 18-135mm STM kit (or body with another STM lens) is the only version that merits an unqualified recommendation. You can probably find better alternatives if you just want a sub-$1,000 dSLR for still photography.
  • Cons: The feature set remains rather blah, and its photos aren't as good as the T3i's at high ISO sensitivities.
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Overall 8
8.0

Canon EOS Rebel T4i

PC Magazine
26 August 2012
  • Conclusion: The Canon EOS Rebel T4i delivers top speed along with excellent image quality, and supports smooth video autofocus when paired with the right lens. It's a laudable performer, but doesn't quite edge out the Nikon D5100 as our top pick for under-$1,000 D-SLR.
  • Pros: Fast to start and shoot. Sharp, articulated touch-screen LCD. Compact. Nearly silent video autofocus when used with STM lenses. 5fps shooting. Good image detail at high ISOs. Fast autofocus.
  • Cons: Tiny viewfinder. Very limited burst shooting in Raw mode. Video autofocus is choppy with non-STM lenses.
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Overall 7
7.0

Canon EOS 650D Review

thinkdigit.com
27 July 2012
  • Summary: The Canon EOS 650D is the successor to the 600D, a camera that has earned the love and affection of many photography enthusiasts across the world. However, though the 650D doesn't look or feel a whole lot different from its predecessor, the insides tell a different story.
  • Pros: Hybrid AF coupled up with STM lenses yield amazing speed and accuracy, Live AF during video shooting is very good, New Digic V processor allows burst mode of 5fps
  • Cons: Low light performance is average at best, Compact build of the camera might not work for everyone, Lack of any kind of weather sealing
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Overall 8
8.0

Canon EOS 650D/Rebel T4i Review

Digital Photography School
19 July 2012
  • Conclusion: top level, accurate colour, excellent sharpness.
  • Pros: easy to use; reasonable price; powerful camera with excellent video capture (but see below).
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Overall 8
7.7

Expert Review

DP Review
14 June 2012
  • Summary: The Canon EOS 650D combines very good image quality with easy access to shooting parameters and extensive manual control. Its touchscreen interface brings a new level of operational efficiency to the DSLR market. Added to this is a fast 5 fps shooting rate and quick phase-detection AF.
  • Pros: Comprehensive touchscreen interface that is intuitive and efficient, High image quality with good balance between detail and noise reduction in JPEG output, Good subject tracking AF in viewfinder shooting mode (compared to mirrorless competition), 5 fps with ample buffering in JPEG-only mode, Very responsive operation, with menu access available even when buffer is full, Good-looking video output with manual exposure and audio controls, New 'hybrid AF' is a step forwa...
  • Cons: Slow 'hybrid AF' performance in live view and video modes (compared to mirrorless competition), Slightly higher noise levels than its peers, Default dynamic range lags a bit behind its peers, Using flash with Auto ISO enabled results in ISO 400 even in bright light conditions, Cannot configure common live view and movie mode options independently, AF illuminator integrated into flash (must have flash engaged to use it), Shorter battery life than other DSLRs in its class
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