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Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm Digital Camera

SLR 18.7MP CMOS Oct 2010
Camera Type Megapixel Sensor Type Full HD Video Release Date
Twenty-two industry awards
Clunky movie autofocus
HD video specs identical to more expensive Canon 7D
108 Reviews + 22 Awards
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Reviews

Twenty-Two Industry Awards

Expert review sites love this camera and have given it twenty-two awards.

The editors of eight expert review sites all concluded that they would recommend this digital camera. What Digital Camera, Dinside.no/data, Akam.no, Itespresso.es, Pcactual.com and Theregister.co.uk all gave this camera a "Recommended" award, Itpro.no gave it a "Warmly Recommended" award and Tbreak.ae gave it a "Recommended Product" award.

The writers at review websites Ephotozine, PhotographyBlog.com, Camera Labs and Dv.com all strongly endorse this high megapixel digital camera and have given it their "Highly Recommended" award.

This camera received an "Editor's Choice" award from review sites PC Mag, CNET.co.uk, CNET.com.au and Photoreview.com.au all of whom concluded that this digital camera was marvellous.

This high megapixel digital camera was given a "Best Buy" award by review sites Good Gear Guide.com.au who thought that this digital camera would make a great purchase.

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Good Expert Reviews

This camera has an average expert rating of 85% based on sixty-six expert reviews from sites including What Digital Camera, PhotographyBlog.com, CNET.com and Ephotozine.

Excellent Brand

We checked 34,085 expert and owner reviews (including 2,835 verified purchases) for Canon digital cameras and found that on average Canon has excellent ratings compared to other brands. We also found that Canon has excellent ratings specifically within its high megapixel cameras range. 97% of those that bought a Canon camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Support

Full Manual Control in Movie Mode

Four owners wrote in their reviews that it had good technical guidance. Dcresource.com said in their Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm review “Full manual controls, with support for RAW image format”. Cnet.com wrote on CNET.com “Full manual control in movie mode” yet they scored it 1 stars. Expert website Eisa.eu mentioned “Full HD video recording is available with full manual control of exposure” .


Lens System

Very Short Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

At only 88 millimeters, the Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm has a quite short maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) compared to most of the other cameras of this age and spec. The average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to this camera is 350mm.

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Very Big Maximum Aperture Number

With a maximum aperture number of only 5.6, the 550D + EF-S 18-55mm has one of the bigger maximum aperture numbers amongst high megapixel cameras of this age. The average maximum aperture number of high megapixel cameras that have been available for more than two years is 14.

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Quite Long Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The average minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of high megapixel cameras that have been around for more than two years is 26mm, and the minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) range from 6mm to 75mm. The 550D + EF-S 18-55mm has a quite long minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) (29 millimeters) compared to most of the other similar spec cameras that are a comparable age to this camera.

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Average Optical Zoom

At 10 times zoom factor, the 550D + EF-S 18-55mm has a pretty typical optical zoom compared to most of the other cameras of this spec and age.

If this high megapixel digital camera optical zoom is not big enough for you then you might want to look at the Lumix DMC-FZ1000 (£579.00) (16x), or the Lumix DMC-TZ40 (20x) both from Panasonic which is also higher rated.

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Networking

Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The 550D + EF-S 18-55mm does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most of the other digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this digital camera which support Wi-Fi.

We think you might also be interested in alternative digital cameras which also support Wi-Fi including the Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1, or the Sony DSC-WX200 which also has a higher rating.

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Price

Reasonably Priced

Ten owners said that it was good value for money. Photo.net wrote in their review of the Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm six years ago “The Digital Rebel T2i is an impressive camera for the price” . Expert website Cnet.com gave this digital camera a score of 7 stars and mentioned in their review of this digital camera seven years ago “Pentax in that extremely popular price segment, Canon chose to release an update to its more expensive T1i in the less competit”. Expert website Dv.com wrote “An amazing camera for the price” in their review of this digital camera.

Eight owners said in their reviews that it was expensive. Microfilmmaker.com said “HD video specs identical to more expensive Canon 7D” in their review of this digital camera. Expert review site Dpexpert.com.au mentioned in their review of this digital camera “This 18 megapixel camera uses a CMOS sensor “almost” the same as the much more expensive Canon 7D”. Expert website Theregister.co.uk said “It also shoots video at a quality that is comparable to the more expensive and technically superior EOS 7D” in their Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm review.

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HD Video Specs Identical to More Expensive Canon 7D

Eight owners said in their reviews that it was expensive. Microfilmmaker.com said “HD video specs identical to more expensive Canon 7D” in their review of this digital camera.

Expert review site Dpexpert.com.au mentioned in their review of this digital camera “This 18 megapixel camera uses a CMOS sensor “almost” the same as the much more expensive Canon 7D”. Expert website Theregister.co.uk said “It also shoots video at a quality that is comparable to the more expensive and technically superior EOS 7D” in their Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm review.

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Bright LCD Screen

Twelve owners mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera had a good screen. Smarthouse.com.au said “Bright LCD screen” but they gave this digital camera a score of 18.8 out of 100. Camera Labs mentioned in their Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm review “Superb high resolution screen with 3 2 shape” although they gave the product a score of 1 stars. Cnet.com said “Gute Bildqualitt, hohe verfgbare ISO-Empfindlichkeiten, volle manuelle Kontrolle im Videomodus, ausgezeichnetes Display, externer Mikrofoneingang”.

HD Video

Fourty-nine owners who purchased it considered that it was good for video recording. Digital Versus mentioned in their review of this digital camera “720p and 1080p HD video” but even so they only rated the product 20 out of 100. Consumersearch.com wrote seven years ago “1080p HD video at 30 fps” in their review of the Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm. T3.com mentioned “Full HD video and HDMI output”.

Brilliant Images

Thirty-four people agreed that it was able to produce good images. Smarthouse.com.au wrote in their review of this digital camera “Brilliant images” . Seven years ago V3.co.uk mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Great-looking pictures and video”. Cnet.com wrote in their review of this digital camera on CNET.com “We shot in an almost dark room at ISO 6400 without any high hopes and found the image perfectly acceptable”.

Twenty-two customers who reviewed it agreed that it had a good picture resolution. Macworld.co.uk wrote “High grade, semi professional specification in a manageable consumer level camera chassis, best-in-class 18MP stills resolution and 1920 1080 Full HD movies, compatible with a wide range of additional” in their review of this digital camera but they gave it a score of 18.8 out of 100. T3.com mentioned in their Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm review “High resolution for a consumer DSLR”. Microfilmmaker.com wrote “Higher resolution than previous Rebel cameras”.

Fourteen people who purchased this digital camera said that it had a good ISO range. Smarthouse.com.au wrote seven years ago “High ISO sensitivity”. Cnet.com wrote in their review of this digital camera “Bonne gestion du bruit lectronique jusqu' 3200 ISO” but even so they only rated the product 1 stars. Camera Labs said “Erhhte Empfindlichkeit von ISO 100 bis ISO 12.800 bei voller Bild” although they only rated the product 1 stars.

Eight customers reckoned that the product had a good image sensor. Firstpost.com said in their review of this digital camera “Incorpora un sensor de gran calidad” but despite that they gave this digital camera a score of 1 stars. Videomaker.com mentioned “Lownoise sensor” although they scored it 14 out of 100. Cnet.com mentioned on CNET.com “High-res 18Mp sensor”.

One owner who purchased the product reckoned that it was good in low light. Cnet.co.uk mentioned in their review of this digital camera on expert review site CNET.co.uk “It's fantastic for HD movies and great for low-light, high-I”.

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Clunky Movie Autofocus

Ten customers who reviewed it thought it did not have a good autofocus. Microfilmmaker.com wrote “Slow video autofocus speeds” in their review of the Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm. Digital Versus said “No autofocus assist lamp”. Seven years ago Smarthouse.com.au said “Slight problems with image focusing”.

Seven owners who reviewed it reckoned that it did not have a good lens. Cnet.com said on CNET.com “Kit lens is weak”. V3.co.uk said in their review of this digital camera “Poor-quality kit lens”. Cnet.com also wrote “Cheap and basic kit lens” in their review.

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Bothersome Autofocus Assist Flash

Three customers who reviewed this digital camera reckoned that it did not have a good flash. Asia.cnet.com mentioned “No dedicated AF-assist lamp (flash is used”. Dcresource.com wrote “Wireless flash control would've been nice” in their review of this digital camera. Wired.com said seven years ago “Bothersome autofocus assist flash” in their Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm review.

No Exposure Compensation Button On Vertical Grip

Two people who bought it thought it did not have good exposure controls. Practicalphotography.com said “No exposure compensation button on vertical grip”. Asia.cnet.com wrote in their review of this digital camera “Evaluative metering tends to blow highlights, often requires 13 to 23EV of negative exposure compensation”.


Weight & Dimensions

Compact Body, Welldesigned Body

Five owners who purchased the product thought it was compact. Dcresource.com said in their review of this digital camera “Compact body, welldesigned body” however they only scored it 1 stars. Cnet.com wrote “Fantastic image quality, very versatile, light and compact”. Expert review site Ld2.ciol.com wrote “You can now get a digital SLR for as less as Rs 20k, lesser than many of the glitzy compact cameras around” in their Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm review.

Four owners who bought this digital camera concluded that it was lightweight. Laptopmag.com mentioned in their review of this digital camera seven years ago “Lightweight design”. Also seven years ago Digicambuyer.co.uk wrote on expert review site Digicam Buyer.co.uk “Toting a compact, lightweight body akin to the rest of the EOS range, this new model incorporates some technologies” in their review of this digital camera. Expert review site Thestar.com.my said in their review of this digital camera in the same month “Its lightweight and compact design make it a great camera for travel”.

Two owners reckoned that it was a good body shape. Cameralabs.com mentioned on expert website Camera Labs “Canon's EOS 550D / Rebel T2i continues the company's tradition of filtering-down features from a higher-end model into a more affordable body” in their review of this digital camera. Six years ago Eisa.eu said on EISA.eu “Canon’s EOS 550D makes an excellent entry-level camera, as it offers a wide range of features in a well-designed and easy to use body” in their review of this digital camera.

One customer mentioned in their reviews that the product was a good size. Mac World said in his review of this digital camera “LCD with high resolution and new 3 2 dimensions” although he only gave it a rating of 18.8 out of 100.

One customer wrote that it was thin. Videomaker.com mentioned “Narrow DOF” in their review of this digital camera.

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Average Weight

The 550D + EF-S 18-55mm has a fairly average weight (530 grams) compared to most of the other cameras that came out around the same time as this camera.

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Features

Good Technical Features

Eight customers reckoned that it had good features. Thestar.com.my mentioned “The Canon EOS 550D is a great camera that’s chock full of features” in their review of the Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm. Expert review site Theregister.co.uk mentioned “Canon’s EOS 550D raises the bar on features and resolution that all decent DSLRs in this enthusiast area must aim to be equipped with going forward”. Seven years ago expert website Dcresource.com said “This 18 Megapixel camera features excellent photo quality (even at high ISOs”.


Light Exposure

Supports Three ISO Sensitivities

The number of ISO speeds supported by the 550D + EF-S 18-55mm is more than most high megapixel cameras that have been around for around the same time as it. This camera supports a 100 ISO sensitivity, which is the most commonly supported ISO sensitivity supported by cameras that came out around the same time as this digital camera. The ISO sensitivities "6400" and "12800" are also supported by this Canon digital camera.

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Design

Lightweight Design

Five customers who reviewed it concluded that it was well designed. Cnet.com mentioned in their review of the Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm “Great design and layout” although they only gave it a score of 1 stars. Expert review site Computeractive.co.uk mentioned “It shares its body design with the company's cheaper cameras” in their review of the Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm.

Three customers reckoned that this digital camera was good looking. Six years ago expert website Firstpost.com gave this digital camera a score of 7 stars and mentioned “Back in July, we saw the Canon EOS 600D DSLR camera, which offered some pretty amazing performances” in their review of this digital camera. Dvice.com scored the product 6 stars and mentioned “When Canon unveiled its T2i camera earlier this year, amateur photographers like myself got pretty excited” in their review of the Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm. Pcmag.com said in their review of this digital camera seven years ago “The Canon EOS Rebel T2i pumps out beautiful pictures and boasts full-featured 1080p video recording options that were previously only available with D-SLRs twice its price” .

One customer mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera was ergonomic. Cnet.com said on CNET.com “Highly intuitive operation, refined ergonomics” in their review of this digital camera but in spite of that they gave the product a rating of 1 stars.

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Quality Build

Three owners who purchased it thought it was well made. Seven years ago Cnet.com said in their Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm review “Quality build”. Photoradar.com mentioned in their Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm review “What it doesn’t have is the 7D’s hefty alloy construction and eight frames per second (fps) Continuous Shooting mode”.

Two owners mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera was reliable. Seven years ago Cnet.com wrote on CNET.com “Very reliable” in their Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm review but despite that they only gave the product a rating of 1 stars. Expert review site Electronicsme.com wrote “Winner of the PC Magazine Service & Reliability Award, this camera offers high-end functionality at a mid-range price”.

One person who reviewed this digital camera said that it was strong and durable. T3.com mentioned “Robust, featured packed”.

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Quality Build

Twenty-three customers who bought it reckoned that it was good quality. Consumersearch.com mentioned in their review of the Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm “Great image quality” but they only rated this digital camera 14 out of 100. Digital Versus mentioned “Good quality LCD screen” in their review of this digital camera however despite that they gave it a score of 20 out of 100. Cnet.com said “High ISO image quality is very good”.

Good Control Layout

Thirteen customers who purchased the Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm thought it was easy to use. Wired.com mentioned “Quick Control Screen”. Cnet.com said seven years ago “Manual exposure control available during video capture” however despite that they gave the product a rating of 18.68 out of 100. Practicalphotography.com wrote “Excellent noise control” in their review of this digital camera but they gave it a score of 1 stars.

Three customers mentioned in their reviews that the product was easy to use the menus. Digital Versus said seven years ago “Easy to use with great menus” . Cnet.com wrote on CNET.com also seven years ago “Ergonomie et menu” in their review of this digital camera. Expert review site Tipa.com wrote “An impressive number of settings and functions and is ded”.

Three customers who reviewed the product reckoned that it was easy to handle. Wired.com said “SD memorycard slot handles speedy SDXC memory cards” in their Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm review nonetheless they only gave it a score of 18.2 out of 100. Cnet.com wrote “Superb high ISO noise handling” . Digicambuyer.co.uk said “A well-equipped camera with a simple interface that results in easy handling and brilliant image/movie quality”.

Two customers who reviewed it said that it had a good interface. Expert review site Camcorderinfo.com wrote “The Canon Rebel T2i succeeds in delivering high-quality video performance with a fairly simple video mode interface”. One customer concluded that it was comfortable and easy to hold. Expert review site Gadgetronica.com said “The camera feels comfortable in the hand, due to its small size, light weight”.

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Display

Fairly High Display Resolution (numeric)

With a display resolution (numeric) of 1,040,000 pixel, the Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm has one of the higher display resolutions (numeric) amongst high megapixel cameras of this age. The lowest display resolution (numeric) of similar spec digital cameras that were released around the same time as this camera is 460 pixels, the highest is 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution (numeric) is 820,000 pixels.

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Average Display Diagonal

At 3 inches, the 550D + EF-S 18-55mm has a relatively typical display diagonal compared to most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this digital camera.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 3" screen digital cameras currently available including because of it's better review score, the EOS 7D (£550.00), the EOS 5D Mark II, or the EOS 5D Mark III (£1,519.99) all from Canon.

Cameras with a larger display diagonal that might be worth considering include the Nikon D610 + AF-S NIKKOR 24–85mm f/3.5-4.5G ED VR + AF-S VR Zoom-NIKKOR 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G IF-ED + 32GB (3.2"), or the Pentax K-3 (£581.37) (3.2") which also has a higher rating.

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Smart TV

Good Connectivity

One person who reviewed the product concluded that it had email functionality. Seven years ago Gizmodo.com mentioned “Please enter a valid email address” in their review of this digital camera.


Audio

Features Voice Recording

The Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm features voice recording, as do most of the other comparable spec cameras that are a similar age to this digital camera.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The 550D + EF-S 18-55mm has a built-in microphone, as do most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as this digital camera.

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Acceptable Noise Level

Seven customers mentioned in their reviews that the Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm was noisy. Digital Versus wrote in their review of this digital camera “Electronic noise well handled up to 3200 ISO” . Cnet.com mentioned in their review of the Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm on CNET.com “Noise reduction is not too aggressive” but despite that they only scored the product 18.68 out of 100. Asia.cnet.com mentioned “Excellent 18 megapixel sensor with impressively low noise and superb detail”.

Excellent Noise Control

Seven customers mentioned in their reviews that the Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm was noisy. Digital Versus wrote in their review of this digital camera “Electronic noise well handled up to 3200 ISO” . Cnet.com mentioned in their review of the Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm on CNET.com “Noise reduction is not too aggressive” but despite that they only scored the product 18.68 out of 100. Asia.cnet.com mentioned “Excellent 18 megapixel sensor with impressively low noise and superb detail”.

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Packaging Content

Has a Hand Strap

The 550D + EF-S 18-55mm has a hand strap. Most of the other digital cameras of a similar age and spec to this camera also have a hand strap.

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Has a Battery Charger Included

The Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm has a battery charger included. Most of the other high megapixel cameras that have been available for around the same time as this digital camera also have a battery charger included.

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Has an AC Adapter Included

The 550D + EF-S 18-55mm has an AC adapter included. Most of the other cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this camera also have an AC adapter included.

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Has a Batteries Included

The 550D + EF-S 18-55mm has a batteries included, as do most of the other high megapixel cameras that were released around the same time as this camera.

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Flash

Has a Flash Exposure Compensation

The Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm has a flash exposure compensation. Most of the other high megapixel cameras that were released more than two years ago also have a flash exposure compensation.

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Has an External Flash Connector

The 550D + EF-S 18-55mm has an external flash connector, as do most of the other digital cameras of a comparable type and age to this digital camera.

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Very Fast Flash Recharging Time

The 550D + EF-S 18-55mm has a quite fast flash recharging time (only 3 seconds) compared to most of the other comparable spec cameras that have been available for more than two years. The average flash recharging time of high megapixel cameras that were released more than two years ago is 5.1s, and the flash recharging times range from 3s to 10s.

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Camera

Features Multi-Shot Function

The Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm features multi-shot function, as do most of the other digital cameras that are a comparable age to this camera.

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Supports Direct Printing

The 550D + EF-S 18-55mm supports direct printing. Most of the other high megapixel cameras that have been available for around the same time as this digital camera also support direct printing.

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Supports Live View

The 550D + EF-S 18-55mm supports live view, as do most of the other digital cameras of a comparable type and age to this digital camera.

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Features Histogram

The 550D + EF-S 18-55mm features histogram, as do most of the other high megapixel cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this camera.

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Ports & Interfaces

Features Connection to PC

The Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm features connection to PC. Most of the other digital cameras of this type and age also feature connection to PC.

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Supports PictBridge

The 550D + EF-S 18-55mm supports PictBridge. Most of the other cameras of a similar age and type to this digital camera also support PictBridge.

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Has an HDMI

The 550D + EF-S 18-55mm has an HDMI, as do most of the other cameras of this type and age.

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Picture Quality

Has an Image Stabilizer

The Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm has an image stabilizer, as do most of the other cameras of a comparable age and spec to this camera.

We compared this digital camera to all the other cameras with an image stabilizer and we think the Samsung NX300 which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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5184 X 3456 Still Image Resolution

The Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm has a higher still image resolution than most high megapixel cameras that are a similar age to it. This camera has a 5184 x 3456 still image resolution(s), whereas most digital cameras of a similar age and type to it have a 1920 x 1080 still image resolution(s). Across all high megapixel cameras that have been around for around the same time as this camera the best still image resolution is 6000 x 4000 and the worst is 640 x 360.

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Only 5184 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

The 550D + EF-S 18-55mm has a 5184 x 3456 pixels maximum image resolution which is higher than most comparable spec cameras that have been available for more than two years. Most high megapixel cameras that were released more than two years ago have a 5472 x 3648 pixels maximum image resolution. The image resolution of all similar spec cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this camera ranges from 4608 x 3456 pixels to 7360 x 4912 pixels.

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Other Features

Supports Video Capability

supports video capability

The 550D + EF-S 18-55mm supports video capability, as do most of the other cameras of a similar type and age to this camera.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative cameras which support video capability currently available including because of it's better review score, the EOS 5D Mark II, or the EOS 60Da both from Canon.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The 550D + EF-S 18-55mm has a built-in flash, as do most of the other comparable spec cameras that have been around for around the same time as this digital camera.

We compared all the other digital cameras with a built-in flash to this camera and we think because of it's better review score, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40, and the Sony DSC-RX100 (£233.99) is also worth considering.

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Features Face Detection

The 550D + EF-S 18-55mm features face detection, as do most of the other high megapixel cameras that have been around for around the same time as this camera.

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Has a USB 2.0 Port

The Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm has a USB 2.0 port. Most of the other high megapixel cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to this camera also have a USB 2.0 port.

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Has an HDMI Port

The Canon 550D + EF-S 18-55mm has an HDMI port, as do most of the other high megapixel cameras that came out around the same time as this camera.

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Power

Good Battery Life

One customer reckoned that the product had a good battery life.


Video

Supports Video Recording

The 550D + EF-S 18-55mm supports video recording, as do most of the other digital cameras of a comparable type and age to this digital camera.

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Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

The 550D + EF-S 18-55mm supports Full HD video, as do most of the other high megapixel cameras that were launched around the same time as this digital camera.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative cameras which support Full HD video currently available including because of it's better review score, the Canon EOS 60Da, or the Sony ILCE-7R.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the 550D + EF-S 18-55mm is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over six times the video resolution of the most frequently found video resolutions of 640 x 480 pixels (which is also supported by this Canon camera). This digital camera also supports a video resolutions of 1280 x 720 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.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels video resolutions is in fact the best supported video resolution across all high megapixel cameras that have been around for around the same time as this camera.

A 320 x 240 pixels video resolutions is the worst supported video resolution amongst similar types of digital camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many digital cameras of this age and spec.

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Other

Released Over Six Years Ago

This high megapixel digital camera was released in April 2017.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers canon efs18135mm, canon 4463b087aa, canon 4463b016aa, eos550d18250is, eos550d1855is, eos550dbody, eos550dblk
Barcodes 00013803123777, 00013803123784, 00714574550565, 03610170002628, 03610170011071, 03610170037873, 03610170561880, 03610170783305, 04960999668635, 04960999668710, 05052217200709, 05711045381898, 08714574549903, 08714574549910, 08714574549927, 08714574549934, 08714574549965, 08714574549972, 08714574549989, 08714574549996, 08714574550008, 08714574550558, 08714574550565, 08714574550572, 08714574550589, 08714574550596, 08714574571720, 08714574571744, 08714574574837, 08714574575131

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