UPDATE: Starting the Eye-Fi Giveaway soon.
Entry to mid level DSLRs Compared
This table compares the Canon T4i with several similar competitors. There are certainly a few more cameras that could be listed below, which ones would you like to see added to the list? Feel free to email me at firstname.lastname@example.org with suggestions or questions. Or use twitter or Facebook below, I would love to help you figure out which camera is best for you. This is a free and personal service.
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Honestly the chart below is only so helpful – I have other more helpful post outlining the differences in plain speak.
- T3i Vs T4i Specific Post
- T4i Vs D3200
- Canon T4i – Initial Thoughts
- Canon T4i Accessories – Which Bundle to buy?
- Sony A65 Review and VS Canon T4i
Canon T4i vs Canon T3i vs Nikon D3200 vs Sony A37 vs Panasonic G3
|T4i (650D)||Canon T3i(600D)||Sony Alpha SLT-A37||Nikon D3200||Panasonic G3|
|Quick Thoughts||Serious entry level camera w/ room to grow||Serious entry level camera w/ articulated LCD and even more room to grow||New tech = seriously good AF during video and fast FPS, IS built into body||Serious MP count in this DSLR w/ solid video options including AF while filming equal a stellar option, Second best APS-C sensor DXO has ever tested.||Micro 4/3 dslr with some serious video features allowing for smooth AF while filming|
|ISO range||100-12,800 expandable to 25,600||Auto – 6400 (12800)||Auto – 25600||Auto – 6400 Expandable to 12800||Auto – 12800|
|Continuous Drive (fps)||5||3.7||5.5||4||4|
|Max Burst||JPEG: 34 RAW: 6||JPEG:18 RAW: 6|
|LCD Screen||Articulating 3″ 1,040,000 dots Touchscreen||Articulating 3″ 1,040,000 dots||Articulating 2.6″ 230,400 dots||Fixed 3″ 921,00 dots||Articulating 3″ 460,00 dots w/ touch sensitivity|
|Viewfinder||Pentamirror 95% coverage||Pentamirror 95% coverage||Electronic 100% coverage (1,400,000 dots)||Pentamirror 95% coverage||Electronic 100% coverage|
|Full Time AF while Filming?||YES||NO||YES||YES||YES|
|Movie Mode||1080p 30/25/24 fps720 60/50 fps640 60/50 fps||1080p 24fps720 30/25/24640 x 424 24||1080p 60/29fps 1440 x 780 30 fps 424 30fps||1080p 30,25,24fps 720p 60,50fps, 424p 30, 24||1080p 60/24 fps720 60/50 fps480 60/50 fps|
|Max Recording Limit||30 mins||30 mins||30 Mins||20 Minutes||No limit/70mins|
|Ext Mic Jack||Yes||Yes||No||Yes||Yes|
|IS||In Lens||In Lens||In camera||In Lens||In Lens|
|Lens Mount||Canon EF/EF-S mount||Canon EF/EF-S mount||Sony/Minolta Alpha||Nikon F Mount||Micro 4/3|
|Battery Life||470 shots||440 shots||450-500 shots||540 shots||340 shots|
|COST (body only)||$849||$610||~||$499||~|
|Cost (Kit lens)||$949 (1199 w/ STM lens)||$750||$599||$699||$549|
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