Canon EOS 100D Overview

Key Features

  • APS-C, 22.3 x 14.9 CMOS Sensor
  • 18 Megapixels
  • ISO 100 - 25,600
  • 3" Fixed Type Screen
  • 1/4000s Max Shutter Speed
  • 4.0 fps continuous shooting
  • 9 Focus Points
  • 1920 x 1080 Max Video Resolution
  • Optical (pentamirror) viewfinder
  • 407g. 117 x 91 x 69 mm
  • Also Known as EOS Rebel SL1


Canon EOS 100D Overview
Canon EOS 100D is a 18 Megapixel, APS-C, 22.3 x 14.9 CMOS Sensor DSLR Camera. This DSLR Camera was announced in 2013-07-26.
Canon 100D vs other DSLR Cameras
This part compares the pros and cons of Canon 100D vs other DSLR Cameras.

PROs


High Resolution Sensor at 18 Megapixels
High Max Light Sensitivity at 25,600 ISO
RAW Supported
Large Screen Size at 3"
High Screen Resolution at 1,040,000 dots
1920 x 1080 Max Video Resolution
Live View
Touch Screen
Touch Autofocus
Autofocus Tracking
Built-in Flash
External Flash
Microphone Port
HDMI Connectivity
Wireless Connectivity
Remote Control
Light Body at 407g
GPS
HDR
Small Body


CONs


No Flip-Out Screen
No Face Detection Autofocus
9 Focus Points
Low Continuous Shooting at 4.0 fps
No Environmental Sealing
Low battery life at 380 shots
Poor DxO Low Light ISO
Canon 100D Photography Recommendations
This section reviews how Canon 100D is recommended for different types of photography.

Canon 100D Daily and Social Photography


The following specifications determine our recommendation for Canon 100D Daily and Social Photography. To read more about our criteria to determine the best Daily and Social photography camera, click here.

Large APS-C, 22.3 x 14.9 mm Sized Sensor
No Flip-Out Screen
Live View
Wireless Connectivity
Light Body Weight at 407 g
Smaller Body Size
No Environmental Sealing
RAW Image Quality

Canon 100D Portrait Photography


The following specifications determine our recommendation for Canon 100D Portrait Photography. To read more about our criteria to determine the best Portrait photography camera, click here.

Large APS-C, 22.3 x 14.9 mm Sized Sensor
RAW Image Quality
High Resolution Sensor at 18 Megapixels
No Face Detection Autofocus
External Flash
Aperture-Priority
Optical (pentamirror) Viewfinder
No Image Stabilization
Manual Exposure Mode
Manual Focus Mode

Canon 100D Sports Photography


The following specifications determine our recommendation for Canon 100D Sports Photography. To read more about our criteria to determine the best Sports photography camera, click here.

No Environmental Sealing
RAW Image Quality
Optical (pentamirror) Viewfinder
No Image Stabilization
Manual Exposure Mode
Manual Focus Mode
Autofocus Tracking
Continuous Autofocus
Average Continuous Shooting at 4.0 fps
Average Max Shutter Speed at 1/4000s
9 Focus Points
Poor Dxo Low Light ISO
High Max Light Sensitivity at 25,600 ISO
Low Battery Life at 380 shots


Canon 100D Street Photography


The following specifications determine our recommendation for Canon 100D Street Photography. To read more about our criteria to determine the best Street photography camera, click here.

Large APS-C, 22.3 x 14.9 mm Sized Sensor
No Flip-Out Screen
Live View
Light Body Weight at 407 g
Smaller Body Size
RAW Image Quality
No Face Detection Autofocus
Optical (pentamirror) Viewfinder
No Image Stabilization
Manual Focus Mode

Canon 100D Landscape and Wildlife Photography


The following specifications determine our recommendation for Canon 100D Landscape and Wildlife Photography. To read more about our criteria to determine the best Landscape and Wildlife photography camera, click here.

Large APS-C, 22.3 x 14.9 mm Sized Sensor
Live View
Remote Control
GPS
Light Body Weight at 407 g
Smaller Body Size
No Environmental Sealing
RAW Image Quality
High Resolution Sensor at 18 Megapixels
Aperture-Priority
Optical (pentamirror) Viewfinder
No Image Stabilization
Manual Exposure Mode
Manual Focus Mode
Autofocus Tracking
Continuous Autofocus
High Max Light Sensitivity at 25,600 ISO
Low Battery Life at 380 shots

Canon 100D Low light Photography


The following specifications determine our recommendation for Canon 100D Low light Photography. To read more about our criteria to determine the best Low light photography camera, click here.

Large APS-C, 22.3 x 14.9 mm Sized Sensor
No Flip-Out Screen
Live View
Built-in Flash
RAW Image Quality
External Flash
Aperture-Priority
Manual Exposure Mode
Manual Focus Mode
9 Focus Points
Poor Dxo Low Light ISO
High Max Light Sensitivity at 25,600 ISO

Canon 100D Family and Kids Photography


The following specifications determine our recommendation for Canon 100D Family and Kids Photography. To read more about our criteria to determine the best Family and Kids photography camera, click here.

Large APS-C, 22.3 x 14.9 mm Sized Sensor
RAW Image Quality
High Resolution Sensor at 18 Megapixels
No Face Detection Autofocus
No Image Stabilization
Manual Focus Mode
Autofocus Tracking
Continuous Autofocus
Average Continuous Shooting at 4.0 fps
Average Max Shutter Speed at 1/4000s

Canon 100D Wedding and Social Events Photography


The following specifications determine our recommendation for Canon 100D Wedding and Social Events Photography. To read more about our criteria to determine the best Wedding and Social Events photography camera, click here.

Large APS-C, 22.3 x 14.9 mm Sized Sensor
No Flip-Out Screen
Wireless Connectivity
RAW Image Quality
High Resolution Sensor at 18 Megapixels
No Face Detection Autofocus
External Flash
Manual Focus Mode
Poor Dxo Low Light ISO
High Max Light Sensitivity at 25,600 ISO
Low Battery Life at 380 shots


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