Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3 vs Canon EOS M200

This is a full comparison between the cameras Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3 and Canon EOS M200. We compare them by looking at the categories you see below.

Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3
Canon EOS M200

Manufacturing

These cameras are both manufacturered by Canon.

Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3 were released 2009 and Canon EOS M200 was released 2019. That is a 10 years difference. In tech, this period of time can be of interest since technology is always improving etc.

Camera Manufacturer Released
Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3 Canon 2009
Canon EOS M200 Canon 2019

Type of camera

Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3 is a DSLR camera while Canon EOS M200 is a Mirrorless camera. More information about their differences will come soon.

Sensors / crop factor

Both these cameras have the same sorts sensor (called "APSC") which means that if you compare the cameras side by side the lenses will also have the same experienced focal length. Neither of the cameras have a Full frame sensor which means that you will get a "crop factor" where the cameras sensor size effect the focal length with a multiplier.

Camera Experienced focal length when using a lens with 50mm focal length (ex a common "50mm f/1.8")
Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3 80 mm (a Canon APS-C sensor have a crop factor / focal length multiplier by * 1.6)
Canon EOS M200 80 mm (a Canon APS-C sensor have a crop factor / focal length multiplier by * 1.6)

Learn more about crop factor and focal length multiplier here:
Camera selection can affect the focal length (Canon)

Resolution

Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3 has a 15,1 MP (Megapixels) resolution while Canon EOS M200 has 24 MP. If we break down this in more detail this is the data behind the numbers:

Camera Megapixels Pixel (total) Pixels (width) Pixels (height)
Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3 15,1 MP 15054336 4752 3168
Canon EOS M200 24 MP 24000000 6000 4000

Canon EOS M200 has a 59 % larger resolution than Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3. This could give you more details in the picture but also a possibility to crop more in the pictures, afterwards while editing the pictures, if needed that is.

ISO range

Canon EOS M200 has a larger ISO-range than Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3. Canon EOS M200 has an ISO range that stretches from 100 to 25600 while Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3 has 100 to 12800.

Camera ISO Range
Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3 100-12800
Canon EOS M200 100-25600

Autofocus and lens compatibility

Both of these cameras have a built-in autofocus motor. Some lenses, that supports autofocus, does not have a autofocus motor of their own but this wont cause any problems with these two cameras.

Worth mentioning is that Canon EOS M200 belong to the Canon EOS M-system and need an adapter to work with Canons EF, EF-S, MP-E and TS-E lenses. You can read more about this adapter here:
Read more about Canon Lens Mount Adapter EF-EOS M

Here is a complete overview of which lenses that work with each camera:
Lens compatibility chart for Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3
Lens compatibility chart for Canon EOS M200

Pictures per second

Depending on what you are shooting the FPS, or frames/pictures per second, can definately be of interest. Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3 can shoot up to 3,4 pictures per seconds and Canon EOS M200 can shoot up to 6,1 pictures per seconds.

Camera FPS (Frames per second)
Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3 3,4
Canon EOS M200 6,1

Ability to record movies

It is becoming more and more popular to record movies with digital cameras.

In this case, both Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3 and Canon EOS M200 can shoot movies.

Weight

The weight of the camera can be an extremely important factor, especially if the camera is about to be used, carried around, for several hours at the time.

Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3 weighs 520 gr (equal to 1,15 lb) which is 74% heavier than Canon EOS M200 and its 299 gr (or 0,66 lb).

Camera Weight (in gram) Weight (in pounds)
Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3 520 gr 1,15 lb
Canon EOS M200 299 gr 0,66 lb