Canon India has released a brand new SLR, Canon EOS 100D, designed in miniature side but packing regular digital camera specifications. Canon’s new release is a bit small and shrunken. The all new Canon EOS 100d is EOS brand new product and can be undoubtedly considered to be the shrunken form of last year’s Canon EOS 650D. Undercutting its brother EOS 700D by 28% in weight and 25% in overall size, the new Canon EOS 100d DSLR camera is considered to be a new kid in the block, revolutionizing the world of DSLR.
The all new canon EOS packs all the whiz-bang features from 650D along with offering a shrunken and popularly acceptable size. Incorporating the similar features like continuous autofocus and capacitive touchscreen from its predecessor, the DSLR camera from Canon is designed to make a perfect sense to an amateur who’s looking perfection from every angle. With Canon Release date slated for April, company has confirmed Canon EOS 100d price in India to be approx. Rs.43K.
Canon EOS 100D Price in India – Rs. 43,000
It was recently we saw Canon has made a highly anticipated entry with the name EOS M and it was next to impossible to imagine Canon pitching for a miniature sized SLR camera all of a sudden. Laying its card on the table with a small bodied DSLR camera, Canon brought to term World’s smallest and lightest APS-C DSLR camera, merging with its Rebel Series portfolio. The new smaller Canon Rebel sl1 brings a tough competition in DSLR market for its bigger competitive rival, Nikon D3200.
It goes without saying that interchangeable lens cameras and mirrorless cameras are making substantial presence globally in photography world. But for many of us, there’s an inevitable existence of DSLR that counts a lot in the world of quality imaging. Perhaps, Canon has hit a perfect spot-on by bringing a revolution to the DSLR industry with Canon’s new small SLR EOS 100D that can easily fit in the palm of your hand.
There’s a tendency among DSLR beginners to seek the similar image quality as smaller mirrorless cameras offer and that has what brought Canon EOS 100D into picture. Weighing just 407gms, Canon EOS 100D digital SLR camera appears nothing less than a DSLR from outside, but everything is bit smaller and slimmer than its previous models. On the whole, the new Canon EOS 100D dslr camera is engineered for those photographers who have been put off by the weight and size of their DSLRs cameras but always wanted to give their hand to its flexible side.
We would like to mention in this Canon EOS 100D review that though there has been many compromises on the size front, the company has made no settlements over Canon EOS 100D specifications. Despite its smaller size or nearly unbeatable shrunk build, there’s one thing that Canon EOS 100d promises to offer notwithstanding its CSC size is that it brings to use Canon’s EF-S mount. There’s absolutely no compromise over DSLR quality; the main thing that will leave you in awe is its striking and irresistibly appealing mini size.
The new Canon EOS 100D shares 18MP APS-C CMOS Sensor, just like its sibling 700D which has been released alongside. Apart from that images in Canon EOS 100d digital SLR Camera is processed by Digic 5 Image processor and comes with one cross-type 9 Autofocus points. Like a typical DSLR, Canon EOS 100d is also capable of shooting JPEG and RAW images along with supporting faster UHS-I SD card that allows almost 1140 JPEG shots on a continuous mode.
There’s a 3-inch capacitive touchscreen at the back of 100D DSLR camera that was first found in EOS 650D digital SLR. The screen is indeed exceptionally responsive and comes with highly intuitive interface, just like a high end smartphone. Just like you do in your smartphone camera, the new Canon EOS 100D also lets you target your subject with a specific focus by simply tapping the screen and followed by that, you can shoot your frame as and then.
The Hybrid CMOS AF system is optimized for those who are avid video lover or those who prefer shooting in Live View. There’s a dedicated phase detection system in Canon EOS 100D that helps grabbing the focus point instantaneously. One of the remarkable features of Canon EOS 100d is that it covers around 80 percent of sensor size, ensuring better image quality.
Canon EOS 100D Specifications
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