Canon EOS Rebel T6s vs Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3

This is a full comparison between the cameras Canon EOS Rebel T6s and Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3. We compare them by looking at the categories you see below.

Canon EOS Rebel T6s
Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3

Manufacturing

These cameras are both manufacturered by Canon.

Canon EOS Rebel T6s were released 2015 and Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3 was released 2009. That is a 6 years difference. In tech, this period of time can be of interest since technology is always improving etc.

Camera Manufacturer Released
Canon EOS Rebel T6s Canon 2015
Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3 Canon 2009

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 T6s 80 mm (a Canon APS-C sensor have a crop factor / focal length multiplier by * 1.6)
Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3 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 Rebel T6s has a 24 MP (Megapixels) resolution while Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3 has 15,1 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 T6s 24 MP 24000000 6000 4000
Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3 15,1 MP 15054336 4752 3168

Canon EOS Rebel T6s 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

Both of these cameras offers the exact same ISO range. They both have 100 to 12800.

Camera ISO Range
Canon EOS Rebel T6s 100-12800
Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3 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.

Lens compatibility chart for Canon EOS Rebel T6s
Lens compatibility chart for Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3

Pictures per second

Depending on what you are shooting the FPS, or frames/pictures per second, can definately be of interest. Canon EOS Rebel T6s can shoot up to 5 pictures per seconds and Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3 can shoot up to 3,4 pictures per seconds.

Camera FPS (Frames per second)
Canon EOS Rebel T6s 5
Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3 3,4

Ability to record movies

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

In this case, both Canon EOS Rebel T6s and Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3 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 T6s weighs 565 gr (equal to 1,25 lb) which is 9% heavier than Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3 and its 520 gr (or 1,15 lb).

Camera Weight (in gram) Weight (in pounds)
Canon EOS Rebel T6s 565 gr 1,25 lb
Canon EOS Kiss Digital X3 520 gr 1,15 lb