Canon EOS Rebel SL3 vs Canon EOS M100

This is a full comparison between the cameras Canon EOS Rebel SL3 and Canon EOS M100. We compare them by looking at the categories you see below.

Canon EOS Rebel SL3
Canon EOS M100

Manufacturing

These cameras are both manufacturered by Canon.

Canon EOS Rebel SL3 were released 2019 and Canon EOS M100 was released 2017. That is a 2 years difference. In tech, this period of time can be of interest since technology is always improving etc.

Camera Manufacturer Released
Canon EOS Rebel SL3 Canon 2019
Canon EOS M100 Canon 2017

Type of camera

Canon EOS Rebel SL3 is a DSLR camera while Canon EOS M100 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 Rebel SL3 80 mm (a Canon APS-C sensor have a crop factor / focal length multiplier by * 1.6)
Canon EOS M100 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

Both these cameras has the exact same resolution. Canon EOS Rebel SL3 has a 24 MP (Megapixels) resolution while Canon EOS M100 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 Rebel SL3 24 MP 24000000 6000 4000
Canon EOS M100 24 MP 24000000 6000 4000

ISO range

Both of these cameras offers the exact same ISO range. They both have 100 to 25600.

Camera ISO Range
Canon EOS Rebel SL3 100-25600
Canon EOS M100 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 M100 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 Rebel SL3
Lens compatibility chart for Canon EOS M100

Pictures per second

Depending on what you are shooting the FPS, or frames/pictures per second, can definately be of interest. Canon EOS Rebel SL3 can shoot up to 5 pictures per seconds and Canon EOS M100 can shoot up to 6,1 pictures per seconds.

Camera FPS (Frames per second)
Canon EOS Rebel SL3 5
Canon EOS M100 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 Rebel SL3 and Canon EOS M100 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 Rebel SL3 weighs 449 gr (equal to 0,99 lb) which is 49% heavier than Canon EOS M100 and its 302 gr (or 0,67 lb).

Camera Weight (in gram) Weight (in pounds)
Canon EOS Rebel SL3 449 gr 0,99 lb
Canon EOS M100 302 gr 0,67 lb