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Canon EOS 700D / Rebel T5i
8.0 out of 10

Canon EOS 700D / Rebel T5i

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Digital AF/AE single-lens reflex camera with built-in flash
Recording Media
SD card, SDHC card, SDXC memory card
Image Format
Approx. 22.3mm x 14.9mm (APS-C)
Compatible Lenses
Canon EF lenses (including EF-S lenses)
Lens Mount
Canon EF mount
Image Sensor
CMOS Sensor
Effective pixels: Approx. 18.0 megapixels
Pixel Unit
4.3 µm square
Total Pixels
Total pixels: Approx. 18.50 megapixels
Aspect Ratio
3:2 (Horizontal : Vertical)
Color Filter System
RGB primary color filters
Low Pass Filter
Fixed position in front of the image sensor
Dust Deletion Feature
(1) Self Cleaning Sensor Unit
Recording System
Recording Format
Complies with Design rule for Camera File system 2.0 and Exif 2.30
File Size
(1) Large: Approx. 17.90 Megapixels (5,184 x 3,456)
Backup Recording
File Numbering
The following three types of file numbering method can be set:
RAW + JPEG Simultaneous Recording
Color Space
sRGB, Adobe RGB
Picture Style
Auto, Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Neutral, Faithful, Monochrome, User Defined 1-3
White Balance
Auto, Preset (Daylight; Shade; Cloudy, Twilight, Sunset; Tungsten light; White Fluorescent Light; Flash), Custom (Approx. 2,000° - 10,000°K), White Balance Correction, and White Balance Bracketing
Auto White Balance
Auto white balance with the image sensor
Color Temperature Compensation
White balance correction:
Color Temperature Information Transmission
Eye-level SLR (with fixed pentamirror)
Approx. 95% vertically and horizontally (with Eye point approx. 19mm)
Approx. 0.85x / 23.8° (50mm lens ∞, -1 m
Eye Point
Approx. 19 mm (At -1m
Dioptric Adjustment Correction
-3.0 to +1.0 m
Focusing Screen
Quick-return half mirror (transmission: reflection ratio of 40:60)
Viewfinder Information
1) AF information (AF points and focus confirmation light)
Depth Of Field Preview
Enabled with depth-of-field preview button
TTL secondary image-forming, phase-difference detection
AF Points
9 points (All AF points are cross-type at f/5.6., Center AF point is diagonal cross-type at f/2.8.)
AF Working Range
EV -0.5 - 18 (at room temperature and ISO 100, based on Canon's testing standards)
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
TTL maximum aperture metering with 63-zone metering sensor:
Metering Range
EV 1.0 - EV 20.0 (at 73°F/23°C with 50mm f/1.8 II lens at ISO 100)
Exposure Control Systems
Creative Zone
ISO Speed Range
For Stills:
Exposure Compensation
Manual: ±5 stops in 1/3- or 1/2-stop increments (AEB ±2 stops)
AE Lock
(1) Auto AE lock
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. (Scene Intelligent Auto)
Shutter Release
Soft-touch electromagnetic release
Self Timer
10-sec. or 2-sec. delay
Shutter Lag Time
(1) During SW-1 ON, time lag between SW-2 ON and start of exposure: Approx. 0.075 sec.
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
External Flash Settings
(1) External flash function setting
PC Terminal
Not Provided
Drive System
Drive Modes
Single, Continuous, 10-sec. self-timer/Remote control, 2-sec. self-timer, Continuous shooting after 10-sec. self-timer (2 to 10 shots)
Continuous Shooting Speed
High-speed continuous shooting: Max. approx. 5.0 fps
Maximum Burst
Based on 8GB memory Card:
Live View Functions
Shooting Modes
Still photo shooting and video shooting
(1) AF operation of the Hybrid CMOS AF, One-shot AF
Metering Modes
Real-time evaluative metering with image sensor.
Metering Range
EV 0 to EV 20 (At 23°C/73°F, 50mm f/1.4 lens, ISO 100)
Grid Display
Two grids provided:
Exposure Simulation
Silent Shooting
Not provided
Video Shooting
File Format
File Size
Recording Size:
Frame Rates
1920 x 1080 (Full HD): 30p (29.97) / 24p (23.976) / 25p
Continuous Shooting Time
Based on 8GB Memory Card
(1) One-shot AF
8 bit, 0 - 255
Exposure Control
(1) Program AE for movie shooting
Exposure Compensation
Provided (±3 stops in 1/3-stop increments)
LCD Monitor
TFT color, liquid-crystal monitor with Touch Panel LCD (capacitive type)
Monitor Size
Wide 3.0-inch (Screen aspect ratio of 3:2)
Approx. 1,040,000 dots
Approx. 100%
Brightness Control
Adjustable to one of seven levels
Anti-smudge coating
Interface Languages
25 (English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Portuguese, Finnish, Italian, Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish, Greek, Russian, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Romanian, Ukrainian, Turkish, Arabic, Thai, Simplified/Traditional Chinese, Korean, Japanese)
Display Format
(1) Single image display
Highlight Alert
On the detailed information and histogram displays, highlight areas with no image data will blink.
Brightness / RGB
Quick Control Function
When you press the Quick Control function button under the following conditions, you can set the functions below:
Image Protection and Erase
Erase protection can be applied/canceled for a single image, all images in a folder, or all images on the card.
Erase single image, erase selected images, erase all images in folder, erase all images on a card, or erase only unprotected images.
Direct Printing
Compatible Printers
PictBridge-compatible printers
Printable Images
RAW, JPEG, and RAW+JPEG images complying to Design rule for Camera File System
DPOF: Digital Print Order Format
Complies to DPOF Version 1.1
Direct Image Transfer
Compatible Images
Not Provided
Custom Functions
Eight Custom Functions with 24 settings settable with the camera
Custom Controls
Not Provided
My Menu Registration
Up to six top-tier menu options and Custom Function settings can be registered
USB Terminal
- For personal computer communication and PictBridge (Hi-Speed USB)
Video Out Terminal
Type C (Switches automatically to suit the resolution)
Extension System Terminal
Not Provided
Power Source
One Battery Pack LP-E8
Battery Life
1) Camera body only
Battery Check
Automatic battery level check when power is turned ON.
Power Saving
Power turns off after the set time of non-operation elapses
Date/Time Battery
Built-in secondary battery
Start-up Time
Approx. 0.1 sec. (based on CIPA testing standards)
Dimensions and Weight
Dimensions (W x H x D)
Approx. 5.2 x 3.9 x 3.1 in.
Approx. 20.5 oz. / 580g (CIPA standard)
Operating Environment
Working Temperature Range
Working Humidity Range
85% or less
Release Date
First seen
7 January 2013