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Canon Rebel T5 Digital Camera

SLR 18MP CMOS Apr 2016
Camera Type Megapixel Count Sensor Type Full HD Video Release Date
Perfect for families, budding photo enthusiasts and first-time SLR users alike, the EOS Rebel T5 makes it easy to capture movies and photos that are nothing short of dazzling. It features a... More
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17 Reasons For

Canon Has Good Reviews for Its Digital Cameras

Canon SLR digital cameras have good ratings on average and across all digital cameras Canon is one of the better rated brands.

Full HD HD Type

The HD type of this digital camera is Full HD, which is typical of many similar spec digital cameras that were launched around the same time as it.

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Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

The Rebel T5 supports Full HD video, which is unusual. Most of the other comparable spec cameras that came out around the same time as the Rebel T5 do not support Full HD video.

Alternative cameras which support Full HD video currently available that you might also want to consider include because of it's better review score, the Sony Alpha A3000[plb_2681017_price], or the Canon SL1[plb_3345986_price].

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Very Light

The weights of digital cameras that came out around the same time as the Rebel T5 range from 350g to 1.3kg, and the average weight is 560g. The Rebel T5 is quite light (only 435 grams) compared to most of the other cameras that were released around the same time as the Rebel T5.

Digital cameras with a heavier weight that might also be worth looking at include the Canon EOS 1300D - Rebel T6[plb_3313106_price] (485g).

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MOS Sensor Type

This digital camera has a CMOS sensor type, which is the most commonly found sensor type on cameras that were launched around the same time as it.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative digital cameras that have a CMOS sensor currently available including because of it's better review score, the Sony Alpha A3000[plb_2681017_price], or the Canon SL1[plb_3345986_price].

If the sensor type of this camera is too bad for you then you might also want to consider the D80[pl_3214002_price] (CCD), the D40[pl_3214006_price] (CCD), or the D3000[pl_3214012_price] (CCD) all from Nikon which also has a higher rating.

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±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV Step) Light Exposure Correction

This digital camera has a ±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step) light exposure correction, which is the most commonly found light exposure correction on SLR digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Electronic Camera Shutter

This digital camera has an Electronic|Mechanical camera shutter, which is the most frequently found camera shutter on recently released similar spec digital cameras.

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Supports Two Image Formats

The Rebel T5 has a greater number of supported image formats than most recently released SLR digital cameras. This camera supports a RAW image format, which is the most frequently supported image format supported by SLR digital cameras that have been available for the last year. The image format "JPG" is also supported by this Canon camera.

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Very Small Closest Focusing Distance

Across all the new SLR digital cameras the closest focusing distances range from 0.25m to 5m, and the average closest focusing distance is 0.62m. The Canon Rebel T5 has a fairly small closest focusing distance (only 0.25 meters) compared to most of the other new SLR digital cameras.

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Has One White Balance Mode

The Rebel T5 has a greater number of white balance modes than most SLR digital cameras that are a comparable age to it. This camera has an Auto white balance mode, which is the most commonly found white balance mode found on recently released cameras.

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Has Two Photo Effects

The Canon Rebel T5 has a greater number of photo effects than most SLR digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to it. This camera has a Neutral photo effect, which is the most frequently found photo effect found on latest SLR digital cameras. The photo effect "Black&White" is also found on this digital camera.

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2 USB Version

This camera supports a 2 USB version, which is typical of many SLR digital cameras that are a comparable age to it.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the Canon Rebel T5 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over two times the video resolution of the most frequently found video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels (which is also supported by this Canon digital camera). In addition, this camera supports a video resolution of 640 x 480 pixels. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail.

This digital camera's video resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is in fact the best supported video resolution amongst all SLR digital cameras that are a comparable age to the Rebel T5.

The worst supported video resolution across similar types of digital camera is 640 x 424 pixels.

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Has Three Light Exposure Modes

The number of light exposure modes found on the Canon Rebel T5 is more than most SLR digital cameras that were launched in the last 12 months. This camera has a Manual light exposure mode, which is the most commonly found light exposure mode found on SLR digital cameras that were launched in the last year. The light exposure modes "Aperture priority AE" and "Shutter priority AE" are also found on this Canon camera.

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TFT Display

The Rebel T5 has a better display than most SLR digital cameras that have been around for the last year. This camera has a TFT display, whereas most comparable spec digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to it have an LCD display. TFT LCDs provide better image quality and higher resolutions to earlier LCD displays but their limitations are narrow viewing angles and poor vislibility in direct sunlight.

A TFT display is in fact the best display amongst all digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the Rebel T5.

Amongst comparable types of camera the worst display is LCD.

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Auto Focus

This digital camera has an Auto/Manual focus, which is typical of many digital cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.

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Very Short Flash Recharging Time

The Canon Rebel T5 has one of the shorter flash recharging times (only 2 seconds) amongst comparable spec digital cameras of this age. The flash recharging times of recently released SLR digital cameras range from 2s to 4s.

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14 Reasons Against

Does Not Support WiFi Connectivity

The Rebel T5 does not support WiFi connectivity. Most of the other SLR digital cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Rebel T5 also do not support WiFi connectivity.

We think you might also be interested in alternative cameras which also support WiFi connectivity including the D5500[pl_3901067_price], or the D5300[pl_3823589_price] both from Nikon which also has a higher rating.

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Not Waterproof

Like most of the other SLR digital cameras that have been around for the last year, the Rebel T5 is not waterproof.

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Does Not Have an Image Stabiliser

Like most of the other SLR digital cameras that are a similar age to the Rebel T5, the Rebel T5 does not have an image stabiliser.

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Not 3D Compatible

The Canon Rebel T5 is not 3D compatible, although it is worth noting that most of the other SLR digital cameras that came out in the last year are also not 3D compatible.

If you would prefer a digital camera that is 3D compatible then you might also want to look at the Nikon D500[plb_3195942_price] which is also higher rated.

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Does Not Have a GPS

The Canon Rebel T5 does not have a GPS. Most of the other recently released SLR digital cameras also do not have a GPS.

There are a number of other digital cameras which also have a GPS which you might also want to look at including the Nikon D5300[plb_3823589_price], or the Pentax K-70[plb_3670792_price] which is also higher rated.

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Does Not Support Video Recording

The Canon Rebel T5 does not support video recording, although this is within the context that most of the other SLR digital cameras that were released in the last year also do not support video recording.

We think you might also be interested in alternative cameras which also support video recording including the Pentax K-3 II[plb_2900231_price].

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Does Not Have a Built-In Flash

The Canon Rebel T5 does not have a built-in flash. Most of the other latest digital cameras also do not have a built-in flash.

We compared all the other cameras which also have a built-in flash to this digital camera and we think the Sony Alpha A3000[plb_2681017_price], or the Nikon D3100[plb_3251217_price] is also worth considering.

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Only Features Four Auto Focus

The Canon Rebel T5 has a greater number of auto focusing (AF) modes than most SLR digital cameras that have been on the market for the last year. The most frequently featured auto focus is Single Auto Focus, but this auto focus is not featured on this camera. The auto focus AI Focus, Face detection, One Shot Focus and Servo Auto Focus are also featured on this Canon camera.

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Only Features Three Flash Modes

The number of flash modes featured on the Rebel T5 is more than most SLR digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as it. This Canon camera features an Auto flash mode, which is the most frequently featured flash mode featured on SLR digital cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the Rebel T5. The flash modes "Flash off" and "Red-eye reduction" are also featured on this Canon digital camera.

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Only Supports Three Camera File Systems

The number of camera file systems supported by the Rebel T5 is more than most latest SLR digital cameras. This camera supports a DCF 2 camera file system, which is the most frequently supported camera file system supported by recently released SLR digital cameras. The camera file systems "DPOF 1.1" and "Exif 2.3" are also supported by this Canon camera.

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Only 1280x720@50fps Resolution and Capture Speed

The Canon Rebel T5 has a higher resolution at capture speeds than most SLR digital cameras that were released in the last year. This camera has a 1280x720@50fps resolution and capture speed, whereas most newly released digital cameras have a 1920x1080@30fps resolution and capture speed. In addition, this Canon camera have resolution and capture speeds of 640x480@25fps, 640x480@30fps, 1280x720@30fps and 1920x1080@24fps and 1920x1080@25fps. The resolution at capture speeds of all SLR digital cameras that came out around the same time as the Rebel T5 ranges from 1280x720@30fps to 1920x1080@60fps.

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Only Nine Point Two Flash Guides

The Canon Rebel T5 is a nine point two flash guide digital camera.

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Very Big Maximum Aperture

With a maximum aperture of only 5.6, the Rebel T5 has one of the bigger maximum apertures amongst cameras of this age. Comparable spec cameras that have been on the market for the last year have maximum apertures of between 3.5 and 140.

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Very Low Display Resolution

The lowest display resolution of recently released SLR digital cameras is 130,000 pixels and the highest is 2,400,000 pixels. At only 460,000 pixels, the Rebel T5 has a quite low display resolution compared to most of the other SLR digital cameras that came out around the same time as the Rebel T5.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Canon Rebel T5

Released Nine Months Ago

It was nine months ago when Canon released the Rebel T5.

Average Screen Size

The Rebel T5 has a relatively average screen size (3 inches) compared to most of the other SLR digital cameras that have been around for a similar time to the Rebel T5.

There are a number of alternative 3" screen digital cameras currently available which you might want to consider including the Sony Alpha A3000[plb_2681017_price], or the Pentax K-70[plb_3670792_price] which has better reviews.

If you would prefer a larger screen size then you might also want to look at the D5300[pl_3823589_price] (3.2"), or the D5500[pl_3901067_price] (3.2") both from Nikon which also has a higher rating.

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SD Memory Card

This camera supports an Eye-Fi|SD|SDHC|SDXC memory card, which is the most frequently supported memory card on latest SLR digital cameras. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

If you are looking for a digital camera with a better memory card type then you might also want to look at the D5300[pl_3823589_price] (SD|SDHC|SDXC), or the D3000[pl_3214012_price] (SD|SDHC) both from Nikon or the Sony Alpha A3000[plb_2681017_price] (MS Duo|MS PRO Duo|MS PRO Duo HS|MS Pro-HG Duo|MS XC-HG Duo|SD|SDHC|SDXC) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Megapixel Count

The Rebel T5 has a fairly typical megapixel count (18 megapixels) compared to most of the other new SLR digital cameras.

There are a number of alternative 18MP digital cameras currently available that you might want to consider including the SL1[pl_3345986_price], or the Rebel T5i[pl_3343878_price] both from Canon which has better reviews.

Cameras with a higher megapixel count that might be worth looking at include the Nikon D5300[plb_3823589_price] (24.2MP) which also has a higher rating.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel Count
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Format
Full-Frame Sensor Size
Total Megapixel Count
Sensor Format
Aspect Ratio
Design
Colour
Lens System
Maximum Aperture
Minimum Aperture
Focal Length Range
Lens
Lens Structure
Lens Mount Interface
Filter Size
Focusing
Auto Focus
Auto Focus Lock
Auto Focus Assist Beam
Closest Focusing Distance
Focus Points Selection
Focus
Focus Mode
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Mode
ISO Speed
Maximum ISO Speed
Minimum ISO Speed
Auto Exposure Lock
Light Metering Mode
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
Camera Shutter
Flash
Flash Mode
Flash Guide
Flash Exposure Compensation
Flash Recharging Time
Flash Exposure Lock
Video
Full HD Video
Maximum Video Resolution
JPEG Frame Rate
Video Resolution
Resolution and Capture Speed
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Memory
Memory Card
Memory Slot
Display
Screen Size
Display
Field of View
Display Resolution
Display Aspect Ratio
Viewfinder
Lens Magnification Ratio
Viewfinder
Ports & Interfaces
PictBridge
HDMI Port
HDMI Connector
USB Version
Camera
White Balance Mode
Photo Effect
Self-Timer
Histogram
Camera File System
Live View
Playback Mode
Direct Printing
Brightness Adjustment
Start-Up Time
Scene Mode
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Battery
Power Source
Battery Size
Shot Per Battery Charge
Operational Conditions
Relative Humidity Operating Range
Operating Temperature Range
Packaging Content
AC Adapter Included
Included Cable
Battery Included
Included Battery Charger
Quick Start Guide
Included Wrist Strap

User Reviews

(11)
Reviewed 2 April 2016 by #1 Amazon Addict
(Verified Purchase)

Best camera I've ever owned!! I love this Canon EOS Rebel T5 DSLR camera! I've never owned a DSLR before and thought it was high time I did. I've been using a point and shoot before, which took... Read more…

Reviewed 18 November 2015 by Jesse Plaza | 11 Comments
(Verified Purchase)

So, I originally ordered this from Amazon, but it never showed up with the rest of my stuff and is presumed lost by the good ol' USPS. Womp womp. However, the excellent customer support staff here... Read more…

Reviewed 16 November 2015 by Brad Wilson | 11 Comments
(Verified Purchase)

Got this camera for my wife. She likes it. The problem I have is that when we bought it, there was a significant rebate with the product. However, it is very deceiving, because buried somewhere on... Read more…

Reviewed 28 September 2015 by NICKD131 | 22 Comments
(Verified Purchase)

My 3rd Cannon Digital love them all this by far is the best ever for me. Simple and easy to use. Takes great photos still and action buy with confidence you will be happy with the results. I do... Read more…

Reviewed 27 August 2015 by Amazon's fan | 22 Comments
(Verified Purchase)

This is my very first SLR camera. Wow, I'm so glad that I got it. The first thing I did was to open it up and try to take a few photos. And, it was so easy to do. Then, I had to recharge the... Read more…

Reviewed 17 July 2015 by Anne E. Broadbent
(Verified Purchase)

Really love this camera! it takes amazing pictures for such a low priced camera! I use this camera for wild life photography and am soon going to upgrade the 75-300 with a sigma 150-500 mm lens... Read more…

Reviewed 9 July 2015 by Mr Baz

I quite liked the EOS 1100D (but felt it was a bit dated despite being a bargain price) so was quite keen to try this to see what improvements Canon had made.
The answer is some, but probably... Read more…

Reviewed 27 May 2015 by Grant
(Verified Purchase)

Great starter DSLR. This is my first camera that is not a point-and-shoot and it's great, especially for the price. The lens that comes with it is also pretty darn good. The automatic settings do... Read more…

Reviewed 18 May 2015 by Karen B
(Verified Purchase)

FINALLY I was able to afford a DSLR. I have been shooting with a Canon SX 510HS and was starting to get frustrated with the shots I was taking. I just couldn't do what I wanted with the... Read more…

Reviewed 23 February 2015 by Ryan
(Verified Purchase)

You're getting a great camera have had it for 2 weeks now. Amazing shots and once you get some practice in upgrade the lens and you'll be blown away. I'm pretty sure the lens will fit the t5i also... Read more…

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