Canon EOS Rebel SL1 vs Canon EOS Rebel T3i
These cameras are both manufacturered by Canon.Canon EOS Rebel SL1 were released 2013 and Canon EOS Rebel T3i was released 2011. That is a 2 years difference. In tech, this period of time can be of interest since technology is always improving etc.
|Canon EOS Rebel SL1||Canon||2013|
|Canon EOS Rebel T3i||Canon||2011|
Type of camera
Both these cameras are DSLR cameras. No difference there.
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 Rebel SL1||80 mm||(a Canon APS-C sensor have a crop factor / focal length multiplier by * 1.6)|
|Canon EOS Rebel T3i||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)
Both these cameras has the exact same resolution. Canon EOS Rebel SL1 has a 18 MP (Megapixels) resolution while Canon EOS Rebel T3i has 18 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 Rebel SL1||18 MP||17915904||5184||3456|
|Canon EOS Rebel T3i||18 MP||17915904||5184||3456|
Both of these cameras offers the exact same ISO range. They both have 100 to 12800.
|Canon EOS Rebel SL1||100-12800|
|Canon EOS Rebel T3i||100-12800|
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.
Pictures per second
Depending on what you are shooting the FPS, or frames/pictures per second, can definately be of interest. Canon EOS Rebel SL1 can shoot up to 4 pictures per seconds and Canon EOS Rebel T3i can shoot up to 3,7 pictures per seconds.
|Camera||FPS (Frames per second)|
|Canon EOS Rebel SL1||4|
|Canon EOS Rebel T3i||3,7|
Ability to record movies
It is becoming more and more popular to record movies with digital cameras.
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.
|Camera||Weight (in gram)||Weight (in pounds)|
|Canon EOS Rebel SL1||407 gr||0,9 lb|
|Canon EOS Rebel T3i||570 gr||1,26 lb|