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Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Canon EOS Rebel T3i

An entry-level, 18-megapixel DSLR with a swiveling LCD and full HD video

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SDXC And Eye-Fi SD Card Compatibility
The T3i accepts the new high-capacity SDXC memory cards. It also can use Eye-Fi SD cards, which incorporate a Wi-Fi transmitter and antenna for wireless high-speed transmission of images.
A+ Mode
A new A+ mode analyzes colors, brightness, contrast, movement and more, the camera automatically adjusting Picture Style parameters accordingly—this in addition to adjusting focus, exposure, white balance and Auto Lighting Optimizer.

Vari-Angle, Wide-Screen LCD
New to the Rebel line is the T3i’s Vari-angle 3-inch, 1,040,000-dot LCD monitor with a 3:2 aspect ratio that matches that of the still images and better matches the 16:9 ratio of HD video. It’s especially nice for high- and low-angle live-view macro shots.
Better For Beginners
A new Feature Guide features a Quick Settings Screen that includes detailed descriptions of camera settings, plus easy-to-understand directions on how to use particular settings. The Basic + function helps users make appropriate camera adjustments for more creative control.


Image Sensor: 18-megapixel (effective) CMOS
Resolution: 5184x3456 pixels
Sensor Size: 22.3x14.9mm (APS-C); 1.6x
LCD Monitor: Vari-angle 3-inch, 1,040,000-dot live-view
Video: Full HD 1920x1080p/30, 24 and 25 fps;
HD 1280x720p/60 and 50 fps; SD 640x480p/60 and 50 fps
AF System: 9-point
Shutter Speeds: 1⁄4000 to 30 sec., X-sync up to 1⁄200 sec.
ISO Settings: 100-6400, expandable to 12,800
Continuous Firing Mode: 3.7 fps
Recording Format: JPEG, 14-bit RAW
Metering: 63-zone evaluative, 9% partial, 4% spot, CW
Storage Media: SD/SDHC/SDXC
Dimensions: 5.2x3.9x3.1 inches
Weight: 18.2 ounces
Power Source: Rechargeable LP-E8 lithium-ion battery
Estimated Street Price: $799 (body only)
Canon, (800) OK-CANON, www.usa.canon.com


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