Canon has announced the entry-level EOS Rebel T6 DSLR camera which is a relatively minor update to the Rebel T5 (EOS 1200D) and adds a faster Digic 4+ processor, higher resolution LCD, with Wi-Fi and NFC.
Canon EOS Rebel T6 features the same 18-megapixel APS-C CMOS image sensor, 9-point AF system, Full HD video capture and numerous scene and creative modes as its predecessor.
The digital SLR camera boasts built-in Wi-Fi and NFC wireless connectivity. You can wirelessly share your photos via the Canon Camera Connect app on your Android or iOS mobile device. You can browse, transfer, and post images and videos to social media sites. The camera also connects to the Canon Connect Station CS100, which lets you store, view and organize all of your image files.
Canon EOS Rebel T6 DSLR Camera Becomes Official
Canon EOS Rebel T6 DSLR Camera Price and Availability
The Rebel T6 from Canon will be available from Adorama in a kit with the 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS II lens for $549.99. It is also available in a double-zoom kit with the 18-55mm and EF 75-300mm f/4-5.6 III lens for $749.99.
- 18.0 Megapixel CMOS (APS-C) image sensor and high-performance DIGIC 4+ Image Processor for excellent speed and quality.
- ISO 100–6400 (expandable to H: 12800) for shooting from bright light to low light.
- Built-in Wi-Fi®* and NFC** connectivity provide easy sharing to compatible smart devices, select social media sitesand the Canon Connect Station CS100 device.
- 9-point AF system (including one center cross-type AF point) and AI Servo AF provide impressive autofocus performance with accurate results.
- High-performance Optical Viewfinder helps facilitate quick and accurate focusing by firmly framing and capturing the subject at hand.
- Large, 3.0-inch LCD monitor with 920,000 dots shows fine details and provides easy viewing.
- Scene Intelligent Auto mode simplifies settings for users without extensive photography experience.
- Feature Guide offers short descriptions of shooting modes, settings and effects for easy operation.
- EOS Full HD Movie mode for easy-to-use video capture.
- Continuous shooting up to 3.0 fps to capture action shots.
- Creative options made easy with imaging features like Basic+ and Creative Auto.
- Creative Filters including Toy Camera, Fisheye and Miniature Effect help you capture everything with a new perspective.
- Auto White Balance provides “white priority,” adjusting for the warmer tones under tungsten lighting.
- Compatible with the full line of Canon EF and EF-S lenses.* Compatible with iOS® and Android™smartphone and tablets