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Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5

£209.99
An award winning and good value for money MILC digital camera, perfect for wildlife photography
MILC 18MP Feb 2014
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Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 Review

With excellent reviews and representing value for money, we have ranked the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 number 151 across all digital cameras.
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197 Reviews + 1 Award
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Average Features
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3 Years Old
Overall Score
67
Good

Why Has it Scored 67?

It has not bad expert reviews and terrific user reviews with 99% of buyers recommending this digital camera to others. This digital camera has received a "Recommended" award from Chip.com.my. Canon cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer cameras with better features are available. However this Canon digital camera has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest digital cameras 2017.
Customers report product quality, is easy to use and good picture quality.
The EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Over 80 Different Canon Lenses Available
Wide range of optical zooms depending on lens used
Wide range of closest focusing distances depending on lens used
Wide range of maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) depending on lens used

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

Having compared it with other relevant digital cameras, we have concluded that it is excellent for wildlife photography, ranking number 45 in wildlife photography cameras. It is also excellent for portrait photography, ranking number 21 in portrait photography cameras.
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How Big is the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5?

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Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

One Industry Award

The editor of website Chip.com.my decided that concluded that they would endorse this camera and gave it their "Recommended" award.

Expert Reviews Are Average

On average, based on 17 expert reviews from sites including Expert Reviews, Digital Versus, PC Mag and lydogbillede.dk this camera has an overall expert rating of 73%.

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User Reviews Are Excellent

On average, based on 180 user reviews this camera has a marvellous overall user rating. Over 78% of reviewers gave this digital camera the highest possible rating of 5 stars and 99% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others. Owners think this Canon camera is one of the better cameras.

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Users Report Excellent Product Quality

18 people reckoned that it was good quality.

Users Report it is Easy to Use

24 owners who reviewed it concluded that it was easy to use and two owners who bought it considered that it was easy to use the menus.

Customers Report Good Picture Quality

51 owners reckoned that it was able to produce good images.

Canon Has Excellent Reviews for Its Digital Cameras

Based on 35,686 user and expert reviews (including 7,145 verified purchases), Canon has excellent reviews for its digital cameras. Canon also has excellent reviews specifically for its digital cameras. 96% of those that bought a Canon digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report That it is Fairly Priced

16 customers thought this digital camera was good value for money.

Users Report Good Technical Features

Five customers said that the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 had good features.

Users Report Helpful Technical Guidance

Three owners said that the product had good technical guidance.

Users Report Acceptable Noise Level

Two people agreed that it was quiet.

Customers Report Good Lens Quality

Three customers who reviewed the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 agreed that it had a good lens and two customers concluded that the product had a good autofocus.

Customers Report Excellent Design

Five customers who bought the product reckoned that it was good looking.


Value For Money

Very Good Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old. However at £209.99 it is cheaper than 67% of cameras.

Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 and the United Kingdom price of £209.99 was the cheapest. The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $358.44 (£466.94).

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Features

Over 80 Different Canon Lenses Available

Canon offers over 80 own brand lenses for their SLR cameras including macro, fixed focal length and zoom lenses allowing for huge creative versatility. More lenses that fit Canon SLR cameras are available from third party manufacturers such as Tamron and Sigma.

Canon lens range

Average Megapixels

The Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5's sensor megapixels of 18MP is fairly typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the lowest 1% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Wide Range of Optical Zooms Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the optical zoom depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of optical zooms are possible with this camera. Canon offers hundreds of lenses ranging in optical zoom from approx 0.5x (8mm focal length) to approx 50x (800mm focal length).

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Wide Range of Minimum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the minimum aperture number depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of minimum aperture numbers are possible with this camera. Canon offers lenses with apertures ranging from F/1.2 to F/6.3.

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Optical Image Stabilisation May Be Available With Some Lenses

This camera has interchangeable lenses so whether this camera has an image stabilizer depends on the lens being used. Canon offers a wide range of lenses with built in image stabilisation.

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Wide Range of Aspherical Lenses Depending On Lens Used

This Canon digital camera has interchangeable lenses so the aspherical lens depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of aspherical lenses are possible with this camera.

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Wide Range of Closest Focusing Distances Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the closest focusing distance depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of closest focusing distances are possible with this camera.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has a handheld remote control, which is unusual. 99% of cameras do not have a handheld remote control.

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Wide Range of Maximum Focal Lengths (35mm Film Equiv) Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) are possible with this camera.

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Wide Range of Maximum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

This Canon digital camera has interchangeable lenses so the maximum aperture number depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of maximum aperture numbers are possible with this camera. Canon lenses range in aperture from F/1.2 to F/6.3.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

Canon released the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 in February 2014.


Product Identifiers

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