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Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 Digital Camera

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Canon EOS 1200D (Rebel T5) Hands-on Review
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Introduction to the Canon Rebel T5/ 1200D: Basic Controls
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35 Reasons For

Seven Industry Awards

The editors of four expert review sites all concluded that they would recommend this Canon camera. Ephotozine, Camera Labs, Chip.com.my and Hardwarezone.com.ph all gave this camera a "Recommended" award.

This Canon digital camera was given a "Highly Recommended" award by both PhotographyBlog.com and Gadgetspeak.com, both of which wrote that this camera was very good.

This camera was given an "Editor's Choice" award by Photoreview.com.au who decided that this SLR digital camera was outstanding.

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Average Expert Reviews

On average, based on fourty-seven expert reviews from sites including What Digital Camera, PhotographyBlog.com, CNET.com and Ephotozine this digital camera has an overall expert rating of 75%.

Owner Reviews Are Excellent

On average, based on 732 owner reviews this SLR digital camera has an exceptional overall owner rating.

Good Screen / Viewfinder

Several customers who bought the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 considered that it had a good screen. Amazoniac mentioned “The movies are shot using the screen as a monitor” and scored the product very highly. Two years ago Foucault3 rated the product 5 stars and said “Good LCD screen – Bright and sharp, easy to review your photos, daylight visible”. Three years ago expert website Thetechy.com mentioned “The successor to the 1100D has more megapixels on the same APS-C sensor and a better LCD screen with way more dots.” in their review.

Two people who purchased it mentioned that it had a good viewfinder. Mr Baz said “Takes a few seconds for live view contrast AF to lock) This is ok for static subjects like landscapes, for normal shooting the viewfinder is a better bet” and scored this digital camera 4 stars. Mr Baz also said “If you want the swivel LCD both have that, more features, better controls, somewhat larger viewfinder”.

One Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 reviewer who bought this digital camera thought it was mirrorless. Digitaltrends.com rated it 4 stars and said “Is it better than the more affordable mirrorless competition – which have become very strong performers in the past year? Whil” in their review of the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5.

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Good Video Capture

A few Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 owners who bought it considered that it was good for video recording. Amazon Customer mentioned “The 1200D is decent enough and captures 1080p video” in their review of the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 but despite that they scored the product 60 out of 100. Amazon Customer also said “However if you are serious about the video facility you will want to use an external mic”. Astro scored it very highly and mentioned on Amazon “The best DSLR video quality at this price range”.

Good Quality Lens

A number of Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 owners who reviewed this digital camera agreed that it had a good lens. Three years ago Amazon Customer said “18-55 mm f/3.5-5.6 IS II Lens Kit)Make better videos with your dslr or camera” in their review of the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 although they only rated it 60 out of 100. Anne E. Broadbent said “The 75-300 mm is still a great lens” and gave the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 a score of 5 stars. Daniel wrote “It's a great size, has a great standard lens, picture quality is amazing” and gave it a very good review.

Some customers who reviewed it thought it had a good autofocus. Amazoniac wrote in their review “It also now has an autofocus system for movies” . Amazoniac also said “Autofocus is quick enough for most situations”. Dave Dimelow rated it 5 stars and he wrote “The auto-focus was quick and crisp, with full 1080p HD video too! Whilst hardly the flagship DSLR by Canon” in his review of the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5.

One Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 owner who bought the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 thought it had a good image stabiliser. One person thought this digital camera had a good zoom. Hass wrote in their review of this digital camera “Costs near enough nothing! Get a decent zoom with it” and gave it a score of 5 stars.

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Good Quality Pictures

A few customers who purchased it concluded that it was able to produce good images. #1 Amazon Addict mentioned “Shoot before, which took great pictures.” in their Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 review and gave it a score of 5 stars. ... wrote on Amazon three years ago “The pictures produced are significantly better” and scored the product very highly. ... also mentioned “Really pleased to learn that the IS (Image Stabiliser) works in the movie mode as well”.

Several Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 reviewers mentioned in their reviews that it had a good picture resolution. Amazoniac wrote on Amazon “The movie resolution is now the full 1080p at 30 fps, better than the previous 720p”. Amazoniac also said “It also has higher resolution at 460k”. Fred Dinage wrote “18 mega pixels is nothing to sniff at either when coupled with the kit lens you can get some really stunning results! Sure you'll probably want to get some better lenses”.

Several customers who bought this digital camera agreed that it had a good image sensor. John D mentioned “One thing to remember is that the 1200D, in common with many DSLR's unless you are prepared to pay big bucks, has a cropped sensor” in his review of this digital camera. Mr Baz wrote in his review of the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 “I didn't expect a swivel LCD at this price point, nor did I imagine the 70d's excellent on sensor PDAF would make it down to this model” . Owen said “It has the same sensor as the more expensive 700d”.

A few people said in their reviews that it had a good ISO range. Foucault3 mentioned “Good ISO (low light) performance – Image noise at high ISO was quite well controlled, usable up to ISO1600” and gave the product a score of 5 stars. Not_todave wrote on Amazon “The Digic 4 on the 1200D - Microphone input - Greater ISO sensitivity - Full HD Film (1080p vs”. Trustedreviews.com wrote “For an extraordinarily competitive price you get a lot of solid under-the-bonnet features like superb native ISO performance” and gave it a rating of 80 out of 100.

Some customers wrote in their reviews that this digital camera was good at handing highlights and shadows in pictures. One Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 owner who reviewed it thought it was good in low light.

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Good Size

Several people reckoned that it was compact. A.robertson said “After some careful consideration I came across the 1200D, it’s small, compact, light and packs a lot of creativity” in their review. Amazon Customer said “Filming with Canon and Nikon dslr, compact cameras and camcorderPlease click helpful below if this has helped point you in the right direction” but despite that they only rated it 60 out of 100. Anthony Martin said on Amazon “Good entry-level digital SLR for anyone who wants to step up from compact cameras without progressing through a bridge camera” and scored the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 5 stars.

Nine Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 reviewers who reviewed the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 agreed that it was lightweight. Two years ago Cattysherry wrote on Amazon “A bit more lightweight than my older one”. Dave Dimelow mentioned “The body is lightweight and may give the impression that it lacks "the punch" of a more expensive SLR”. Dave Dimelow also said “Lightweight yes.”.

A number of Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 reviewers who reviewed the product reckoned that it was a good body shape. Dave Bevan said “Absolutely delighted with the 1200 body on the big zoom” in his Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 review and gave it a very good review. Dawid mentioned in their Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 review on Amazon “The body is great and easy to use”. Ephotozine.com mentioned on Ephotozine “A more robust feeling camera body, with an improved finish compared to the rather budget”.

Some people wrote in their reviews that this digital camera was thick. Three years ago Astro said “Anything black or in shadows is full of thick grain and a flickering red tint.I thought there was something wrong, so I Googled the problem”.

One person who purchased the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 mentioned that it was heavy and bulky. Janet E Taylor wrote “Not too heavy” and rated this digital camera as excellent. One person who bought this digital camera thought it was easy to carry around. Suzanne R. said in her Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 review “It is also very light in hand so it is easy to carry around when you want” .

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Good Product Quality

Several people thought it was good quality. Amazon's Fan mentioned “I am also thrilled about the quality of the photos” in their review of this digital camera. Amazoniac mentioned in their Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 review on Amazon “The image quality is excellent and plenty of detail is rendered in the large 18Mp image”. Three years ago Anthony Pyett mentioned in his review of the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 on Amazon “Takes some very good quality photos”.

Easy to Use

Fifty-six customers who reviewed this digital camera considered that it was easy to use. Last year Amazon Customer wrote in their review of this digital camera “Taken amazing pictures with just the auto on, can't wait to learn how to use it to its full advantage!”. Amazoniac wrote in their review “All the controls fall easily to hand”. Astr mentioned “Best camera I have ever owned, easy to use and takes fabulous pictures, even when you're not even trying” in their review.

A few Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 reviewers said that it was comfortable and easy to hold. Amazoniac wrote “It's a lovely camera to hold” and gave it a score of 5 stars. Dicko said on Amazon “It is comfortable in the hand” in their review. Fourteenth Sense wrote on Amazon three years ago “The first thing you notice is how comfortable it feels in the hand” and rated the product 5 stars.

Several Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 owners reckoned that the product was easy to use the menus. Cattysherry gave this digital camera an excellent review and said in their review of the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 on Amazon two years ago “Menus easy to use”. Three years ago Dicko mentioned on Amazon “There are lots of scene settings which may be of use to beginners.”. Grant scored it 80 out of 100 and he said two years ago “The automatic settings do a really good job of picking shutter speeds, f stops”.

Several customers agreed that the product had a good experience. Dicko mentioned in their review on Amazon three years ago “I suppose in the end, you're better off spending a bit more for a better user experience”. Expert website Trustedreviews.com mentioned “The Canon EOS 1200D delivers a superb first-time DSLR experience” in their review of the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5. Expert review site Pcquest.com wrote “Reliable camera, that captures beautiful images and offers great experience for the first-time DSLR users” in their review of the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5.

Several customers considered that this digital camera was easy to setup. Two years ago Jeffrey Murray said in his review of this digital camera “Very easy to set up and use, brilliant photos first time”. In the same month P. Loveday mentioned in their review “Handbook is easy to follow when setting up for your specific intended use”.

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Good Technical Features

Some people agreed that it had good features. Dave Dimelow said on Amazon “A lightweight champion boxer with knockout features”. Electro-Review gave it a score of 4 stars and wrote in their review on Amazon “Is packed full of features”. Electro-Review also wrote “The camera is easy to use with tons of features, charges quickly”.

Robust

A number of Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 owners wrote in their reviews that it was well made. Amazon Customer mentioned on Amazon “It's a solid build I have been using mine for almost a year now” in their review of this digital camera. Amazoniac wrote in their review on Amazon “Pressing the MENU button in any mode brings up a range of options from the built in menu”. Bellatori said in their review of this digital camera “In Summary, this is a good camera, well made”.

Three Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 owners said in their reviews that this digital camera was reliable. Foucault3 said in their review of this digital camera on Amazon “Good auto focus (AF) – I found the auto focus quick and reliable, even in low light conditions”. Expert review site Techradar.com mentioned “Canon has once again produced a reliable camera capable of creating some beautiful images” in their review of this digital camera and scored it 80 out of 100. Expert website Pcquest.com wrote “A solidly-built and reliable camera, that captures beautiful images”.

One Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 reviewer considered that the product was easy to damage or scratch. Mark mentioned on Amazon “For me, this camera has broken the ice on photography, I'm embedded in the Canon ecosystem after purchasing a couple of upgrade lenses” in his review of the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 and scored it 5 stars.

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Reasonably Priced

Several customers mentioned that it was good value for money. ... mentioned in their review of the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 “If the 1100d is great value digital SLR then the 1200d is entry level serious digital SLR”. A. R. Wilson mentioned “Brilliant camera for a reasonable price” in their review of this digital camera and gave it a score of 5 stars. Amazon Customer scored the product very highly and mentioned “Excellent camera, excellent price and unbelievable delivery time”.

Several Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 reviewers wrote in their reviews that it was a bargain for the price. Cattysherry wrote “Reasonable price plus Cashback offer bargain” in their review of this digital camera. Daniel mentioned “If you want to buy a cheap (ish) DSLR, then this is the one you need” in his review of this digital camera and gave the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 an excellent review. Dave Dimelow wrote “The EOS 1200D is a total bargain and a fantastic entry level Digital Single Lens Reflex camera” in his review of the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5.

A few people thought the product was cheap. C. J. Garden said on Amazon “It may not have all the gubbins that the more expensive cameras have.” in their review. Dicko wrote on Amazon three years ago “Nice budget SLR, ideal for beginners.” in their review of the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5. Juan wrote on Amazon “Not as expensive as the” in his review of the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5.

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Good Support

Some Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 reviewers mentioned in their reviews that the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 had good technical guidance. ... mentioned in their review of this digital camera on Amazon “The Manual is so much easier to access than a printed version”. A.robertson said “The features that this camera has are enough to help you become a photography expert, or you can be plain” in their review and gave it a score of 5 stars. In January last year Bellatori wrote in their review of this digital camera “As you get more confident then there are less automatic choices to pick until you get to fully manual if that is your bag”.

One Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 reviewer mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera had good customer support. Two years ago Jesse Plaza wrote on Amazon “The excellent customer support staff here refunded me just a day later! I was able to go to a local electronics store” in his review of this digital camera.

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Nice Design

Several customers who reviewed the product concluded that it was good looking. #1 Amazon Addict gave it a very good review score and mentioned in their review on Amazon in January last year “Takes beautiful pictures”. Dicko wrote “Accurate even in low light and exposure is pretty accurate” in their review of the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5. Dicko also said “8 options appear from Auto up to 6400 which is all pretty normal, however you can't scroll up”.

Some people who bought the product thought it was smooth. Mr Baz wrote on Amazon “The grip is now textured v the smooth one on the older model+ The rear LCD is now 3" 460k dots v the 2.7" 230k EOS 1100D, quite a bit better”. Vectoria wrote “Very nice setup for fast smooth transition from automatic modes to manual ones” in their review of the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5.

A few customers who reviewed it agreed that it was a good design. Goodgearguide.com.au mentioned in their Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 review on Good Gear Guide.com.au “Its relatively simplistic controls and no frills physical design are no match for experienced hands.”. Pcworld.com_techhive.com wrote in their review of the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 “Its interface and design are less appealing than those of the more capable Canon T5i” although they only scored this digital camera 60 out of 100.

One customer who purchased it reckoned that it was well designed. Three years ago Amazoniac gave it a rating of 5 stars and said “It is well designed and well balanced” in their Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 review.

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Best Seller

The EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 is one the fastest selling camera currently available according to Amazon sales data.

Good Flash

A number of Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 owners thought it had a good flash. John Waring said in his review of the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 “I had the chance of getting hold of a Canon 18-55mm and 70-300mm zoom lenses and flash that were in excellent condition”. Vectoria wrote on Amazon “Luckily there are many cheaper decent quality lens, flash, diffuser” in their Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 review and scored the product very highly.

Good Battery Life

Several customers agreed that the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 had a good battery life. ... mentioned on Amazon “The battery was full for that day trip” and gave the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 an excellent review. ... also wrote “Battery still full the following day”. Foucault3 wrote “Great battery life – shoot all day, no problem”.

Good Brand

Canon is one of the superior digital camera manufacturers according to average expert and user reviews, and Canon also has good ratings for its SLR digital cameras.

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Acceptable Noise Level

One customer said that it was quiet. ... mentioned in their review of this digital camera three years ago “You would need a STM lens for continuous, silent movie autofocus” . One customer mentioned that this digital camera was noisy.

Very Light

Cameras that have been available for more than a year have weights of between 400g and 1.3kg, and the average weight is 610g. With a weight of only 435 grams, the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 is one of the lighter similar spec cameras that were launched around the same time as the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 amongst similar spec digital cameras of this age.

If you don't mind having a heavier weight then you might want to consider the Nikon D3200[plb_1947140_price] (455g) which is also cheaper.

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Supports Two Image Formats Supporteds

The Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has a greater number of supported image formats than most digital cameras of a comparable type and age to it. This camera supports a JPG image formats supported, which is the most commonly supported image formats supported supported by digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5. The image formats supported "RAW" is also supported by this Canon camera.

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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 typical of many cameras of this type and age.

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Electronic Camera Shutter Type

This camera has an Electronic camera shutter type, which is typical of many SLR digital cameras that are a comparable age to it.

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Very Small Closest Focusing Distance

Across all the digital cameras of this age and type the closest focusing distances range from 0.25m to 0.45m, and the average closest focusing distance is 0.31m. At only 0.25 meters, the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has a quite small closest focusing distance compared to most of the other digital cameras of this spec and age.

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Has One Photo Effects

The EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has a greater number of photo effects than most cameras of this type and age. The most commonly found photo effects is Neutral, but this photo effects is not found on this camera. The photo effectss Black&White are also found on this Canon camera.

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Fairly Big Eye Relief

Across all the digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 the eye reliefs range from 16mm to 27mm, and the average eye relief is 19mm. At 21 millimeters, the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has a quite big eye relief compared to most of the other cameras that were released one year ago.

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±2EV (1/2, 1/3 EV Step) Flash Exposure Correction

The EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has a ±2EV (1/2, 1/3 EV step) flash exposure correction which is wider than the ±1EV (1/3 EV step) flash exposure correction found on most SLR digital cameras that have been on the market for more than a year. The best flash exposure correction of all cameras of a comparable age and spec to the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 is ±3EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step) and the worst is ±1EV (1/3 EV step).

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolutions

This camera supports a video resolutions of 640 x 480|1280 x 720|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many digital cameras of this spec and age. 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.

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Has Three Shooting Modess

The EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has a greater number of shooting modes than most digital cameras of this spec and age. This camera has an Aperture priority shooting modes, which is the most commonly found shooting modes found on comparable spec cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5. The shooting modess "Lens priority" and "Shutter priority" are also found on this digital camera.

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Has a Mini HDMI Connector Type

The Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has a greater number of HDMI connector types than most digital cameras of a similar type and age to it. This Canon camera has a Mini HDMI connector type, which is the most commonly found HDMI connector type found on cameras that have been available for around the same time as the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5.

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Supports Eight ISO Sensitivitys

The EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has a greater number of ISO speeds than most cameras of a comparable type and age to it. This camera supports a 100 ISO sensitivity, which is the most frequently supported ISO sensitivity supported by cameras of a comparable age and type to the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5. The ISO sensitivitys "200", "400", "1600", "3200", "6400", "12800" and "Auto" are also supported by this Canon camera.

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Very Short Start-Up Time

At only 100 milliseconds, the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has a quite short start-up time compared to most of the other SLR digital cameras that have been on the market for more than a year. The start-up times of digital cameras of this age and spec range from 100ms to 180ms, and the average start-up time is 140ms.

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Optical Viewfinder Type

This digital camera has an Optical viewfinder type, which is typical of many SLR digital cameras that came out around the same time as it.

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Very Short Flash Recharging Time

SLR digital cameras that were launched more than a year ago have flash recharging times of between 2s and 4s. At only 2 seconds, the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has a quite short flash recharging time compared to most of the other digital cameras of a similar age and spec to the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5.

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18 Reasons Against

Poor Connectivity

Some people concluded that the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 was not wifi compatible. Expert website Hardwarezone.com.my said three years ago “There is no Wi-Fi functionality built-in, though th”.

Does Not Have a Built-In Flash

Most of the other SLR digital cameras that were released around the same time as the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 have a built-in flash, however the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 does not have a built-in flash.

It is worth considering other digital cameras which also have a built-in flash including the Nikon D3200[plb_1947140_price] which is also cheaper.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

The EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 does not support Full HD video, although keep in mind that most of the other digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 also do not support Full HD video.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

Like most of the other SLR digital cameras that are a comparable age to the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5, the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 does not have a GPS (satellite).

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 does not support wi-Fi. Most of the other similar spec digital cameras that are a comparable age to the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 also do not support wi-Fi.

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Does Not Support Video Capability

The Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 does not support video capability, although it is worth noting that most of the other digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 also do not support video capability.

There are a number of alternative digital cameras which also support video capability which you might also want to consider including the Nikon D3200[plb_1947140_price] which is also cheaper.

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Not Waterproof

Like most of the other digital cameras of a similar spec and age to the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5, the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 is not waterproof.

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Not 3D

The EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 is not 3D. Most of the other SLR digital cameras that are a comparable age to the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 are also not 3D.

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Does Not Have an Image Stabilizer

The EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 does not have an image stabilizer, although keep in mind that most of the other cameras of a similar age and spec to the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 also do not have an image stabilizer.

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Only Features Four Flash Modess

The number of flash modes featured on the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 is more than most SLR digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as it. This camera features an Auto flash modes, which is the most commonly featured flash modes featured on cameras of this spec and age. The flash modess "Flash off", "Manual" and "Red-eye reduction" are also featured on this Canon camera.

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Very Low Megapixel

With a megapixel of only 18 megapixels, the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has one of the lower megapixels amongst SLR digital cameras of this age. Across all the SLR digital cameras that have been available for more than a year the megapixels range from 16MP to 46MP, and the average megapixel is 24MP.

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Only Nine Auto Focus (AF) Pointss

The EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 is a nine auto Focus (AF) points camera. Most of the other SLR digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 have between 9 and 152 auto Focus (AF) pointss.

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Only Nine Point Two Flash Guide Numbers

The EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 is a nine point two flash guide number camera. Most of the other cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 have between 9 and 12 flash guide numbers.

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Only 1280x720@50fps Resolution At Capture Speed

The EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has a 1280x720@50fps resolution at capture speed which is higher than the 1920x1080@30fps resolution at capture speed found on most digital cameras that have been on the market for more than a year. This camera also have resolution at capture speeds of 1280x720@60fps, 1920x1080@24fps, 1920x1080@25fps and 640x480@25fps and 640x480@30fps.

This digital camera's resolution at capture speeds (1280x720@50fps) is actually the worst resolution at capture speeds amongst all digital cameras of this type and age.

The best resolution at capture speeds amongst similar types of digital camera is 1920x1080@60fps.

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Very Big Maximum Aperture Number

At only 5.6, the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has a quite big maximum aperture number compared to most of the other SLR digital cameras that have been available for more than a year. The biggest maximum aperture number of SLR digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 is 5.5 and the smallest is 140.

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Quite Low Display Resolution (numeric)

When compared to other cameras of this spec and age that we have checked, the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5's display resolution (numeric) of only 460,000 pixels is one of the lowest. SLR digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 have display resolution (numeric)s of between 460,000 pixels and 2,400,000 pixels.

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Very Few Total Megapixels

Across all the digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 the total megapixelss range from 16MP to 48MP. The Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has one of the less total megapixelss (only 18.7 megapixels) amongst SLR digital cameras of this age.

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Quite Long Flash Sync-Speed

At 1 second, the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has a quite long flash sync-speed compared to most of the other SLR digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5. Across all the similar spec digital cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 the flash sync-speeds range from 0.004s to 1s.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5

Released Over a Year Ago

Canon released the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 over a year ago.

Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 3 inches, the Canon EOS 1200D - Rebel T5 has a pretty average display diagonal compared to most of the other similar spec digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the EOS 1200D - Rebel T5.

There are a number of other 3" screen cameras currently available that you might want to look at including the Nikon D3200[plb_1947140_price] which is cheaper.

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SD Compatible Memory Cards

This camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC compatible memory cards, which is typical of many similar spec digital cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to it. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

We compared this camera to all the other digital cameras that support an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory and we think cheaper digital cameras such as the D3200[pl_1947140_price], and the D3200[pl_1947140_price] both from Nikon is also worth considering.

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MOS Sensor Type

This digital camera has a CMOS sensor type, which is typical of many SLR digital cameras that were launched around the same time as it.

We compared this digital camera to all the other cameras that have a CMOS sensor and we think cheaper cameras such as the Nikon D3200[plb_1947140_price] is also worth considering.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel
Image Stabilizer
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution(s)
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Formats Supported
Image Sensor Size (W X H)
Total Megapixels
Sensor Format
Supported Aspect Ratios
Design
Colour of Product
Lens System
Maximum Aperture Number
Minimum Aperture Number
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Lens Type
Lens Structure (elements/groups)
Lens Mount Interface
Filter Size
Focusing
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
Auto Focus (AF) Lock
Auto Focus (AF) Assist Beam
Closest Focusing Distance
Auto Focus (AF) Points
Auto Focus (AF) Points Selection
Focus Adjustment
Focus
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Modes
ISO Sensitivity
ISO Sensitivity (max)
ISO Sensitivity (min)
Auto Exposure (AE) Lock
Light Metering
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed
Fastest Camera Shutter Speed
Camera Shutter Type
Flash
Flash Modes
Flash Guide Number
Flash Sync-Speed
Flash Exposure Compensation
Flash Recharging Time
Flash Exposure Lock
Flash Exposure Correction
Shoe Mounting Point
Shoe Mounting Point Type
Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Motion JPEG Frame Rate
Video Formats Supported
Analog Signal Format System
Video Resolutions
Resolution At Capture Speed
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Memory
Compatible Memory Cards
Memory Slots
Display
Display Diagonal
Display
Vari-Angle LCD Display
Field of View
Touchscreen
Display Resolution (numeric)
Display Aspect Ratio
Viewfinder
Magnification
Viewfinder Type
Ports & Interfaces
PictBridge
HDMI
HDMI Connector Type
USB Version
USB Connector
Camera
GPS (satellite)
White Balance
Shooting Modes
Photo Effects
Self-Timer Delay
Histogram
Orientation Sensor
Dioptre Correction
Camera File System
Live View
Camera Playback
Direct Printing
Brightness Adjustment
Start-Up Time
Built-In Processor
Diopter Adjustment (D-D)
Eye Relief
Scene Modes
Languages Support
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Lens Weight
Lens Length
Lens Diameter
Weight (including Battery)
Battery
Power Source Type
Battery Technology
Number of Batteries Supported
Battery Type
Battery Life (CIPA Standard)
Operational Conditions
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
System Requirements
Packaging Content
AC Adapter Included
Cables Included
Batteries Included
Battery Charger Included
Quick Start Guide
Wrist Strap Included

7 Awards

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Expert Reviews

(83)
28 August 2015

If you have always been looking for a DSLR camera with an image processor, at an affordable price, the Canon EOS Rebel T5 18MPEF-S Digital SLR Camera is here! It is something more than any typical... Read more…

Image quality, full support of the
Canon range of lenses
Optical Viewfinder
Affordable
Good camera for photography newbies
No connectivity options such as wifi
Obvious noise and discoloration at higher ISOs
5 June 2015

A solidly-built and reliable camera, that captures beautiful images and offers great experience for the first-time DSLR users.Canon is aiming to attract customers looking to upgrade or move from...

23 April 2015

EOS quality at a breakthrough price, but it might be worth sniffing out a better deal...

2 March 2015

Gadgetspeak.com

While you would probably attach the neck strap for those occasions when you are wandering around for hours taking images I preferred it without it when I was removing it from my bag to take images... Read more…

16 January 2015

The Canon EOS 1200D may not come with too many bells and whistles, but it's a great newbie-friendly DSLR that gets the job done. Regardless if you're thinking of taking photos or shooting videos,...

Chip.com.my

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User Reviews

(401)
Reviewed 26 August 2014 by Finchie

Inspired by great photos on Facebook of my newly adopted city of Edinburgh, I decided to upgrade from my previous "point and shoot" Sony to something a little more professional. I have found the... Read more…

Reviewed 21 May 2015 by HighTechie
HighTechie would recommend the Canon EOS 1200D Rebel T5

This is Canon's EOS T5, one of the most popular cameras of today; however, Canon has upgraded it to the T5i, which some reviewers claim is better. Dunno 'bout that. I recently took my T5 on a long... Read more…

Reviewed 9 September 2014 by 54Barbara

An uncomplicated Canon digital SLR easy to understand and to start using straight away, easy to hold and read...

Easy To Use
Fast Accurate Auto-Focus
Good Image Quality
High ISO Performance
Fast Shutter Speed
Small LCD Screen
Lag Shutter Delay
Noisy
Slow auto focus
None that I can think of
Reviewed 30 September 2015 by WESTHIGH
WESTHIGH would recommend the Canon EOS 1200D Rebel T5

Have had this camera for a couple of days now and I am overall astonished with it. This is my first DSLR camera and it is fairly easy to use. I love the viewfinder instead of having to use the... Read more…

Reviewed 28 May 2015 by Mom39
Mom39 would recommend the Canon EOS 1200D Rebel T5

I love the action feature. I can take multiple shots quickly. Great feature for sports...

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Brochures and Manuals

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers canon t5, canon t5b, canon iii9, canon t5bo, canon t5bod, canon stm24, canon stm32, canon iii32, canon w1855, canon iii9p, canon zoom32, canon t5k1b4, canon t51855, canon stm32g, canon iii32g, canon w1855m, canon iii9pc, canon t5body, canon w55250, canon stm24g, canon p214944, canon stm32gb, canon iii32gb, canon w1855mm, canon memory8, canon t5bodyi, canon 1200dt5, canon t5kit32
Barcodes 00012304131991, 00013803222432, 00013803237160, 00013803237238, 00013803238198, 00096122017187, 00138032371604, 00616241082813, 00616241090511, 00616320854829, 00616320860004, 00617215770989, 00635492500617, 00635934443632, 00636156020465, 00660685134881, 00680569745293, 00743724336054, 00788679078727, 00789470188646, 00813789300403, 00813789300427, 00813789300434, 00813789300823, 00813789300847, 00813789314035, 00813789329411, 00813789600435, 00813789602194, 00813789602354

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