Canon EOS Rebel T7 vs Canon EOS Rebel T3

This is a full comparison between the cameras Canon EOS Rebel T7 and Canon EOS Rebel T3. We compare them by looking at the categories you see below.

Canon EOS Rebel T7
Canon EOS Rebel T3

Manufacturing

These cameras are both manufacturered by Canon.

Canon EOS Rebel T7 were released 2018 and Canon EOS Rebel T3 was released 2011. That is a 7 years difference. In tech, this period of time can be of interest since technology is always improving etc.

Camera Manufacturer Released
Canon EOS Rebel T7 Canon 2018
Canon EOS Rebel T3 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 T7 80 mm (a Canon APS-C sensor have a crop factor / focal length multiplier by * 1.6)
Canon EOS Rebel T3 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 T7 has a 24 MP (Megapixels) resolution while Canon EOS Rebel T3 has 12,2 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 T7 24 MP 24000000 6000 4000
Canon EOS Rebel T3 12,2 MP 12166656 4272 2848

Canon EOS Rebel T7 has a 97 % larger resolution than Canon EOS Rebel T3. 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 6400.

Camera ISO Range
Canon EOS Rebel T7 100-6400
Canon EOS Rebel T3 100-6400

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 T7
Lens compatibility chart for Canon EOS Rebel T3

Pictures per second

Depending on what you are shooting the FPS, or frames/pictures per second, can definately be of interest. Canon EOS Rebel T7 can shoot up to 3 pictures per seconds and Canon EOS Rebel T3 can shoot up to 3 pictures per seconds.

Camera FPS (Frames per second)
Canon EOS Rebel T7 3
Canon EOS Rebel T3 3

Ability to record movies

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

In this case, both Canon EOS Rebel T7 and Canon EOS Rebel T3 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 T3 weighs 495 gr (equal to 1,09 lb) which is 4% heavier than Canon EOS Rebel T7 and its 475 gr (or 1,05 lb).

Camera Weight (in gram) Weight (in pounds)
Canon EOS Rebel T7 475 gr 1,05 lb
Canon EOS Rebel T3 495 gr 1,09 lb