Canon EOS 1000D review (Rebel XS)

Full specification for Canon EOS 1000D

Sensor 22.2 x 14.8mm / CMOS APS-C type / 10.5MP total / 10.1MP effective
Output Size 3888 x 2592
Focal Length Mag 1.6x
Lens Mount EF / EF-S
File Format Raw, JPEG, Raw + JPEG
Compression 6 stage JPEG
ISO 100-1600
Shutter Speeds 1/4000 - 30sec. + bulb
Drive Mode Single, continuous, self timer, remote self timer, self timer continuous
Viewfinder Type Eye-level pentamirror
Field of View Approx 95%
LCD 2.5in TFT, 230,000 pixels
Live Mode Yes
Built-in Image Stabilisation No
Dust Reduction Yes
Focusing Modes One Shot AF, AI Servo, AI Focus
Exposure Modes Auto, PASM, A-Dep, 6 scene
Metering System 35 zone evaluative, partial, centre-weighted average
Exposure Comp +/- 2 EV, 1/2 or 1/3 stop increments
Colour Space Adobe RGB, sRGB
White Balance Auto, 6 presets, custom
White Balance Bracket +/- 3 stops in full stop increments
Colour Temp Control Yes
DoF Prview Yes
Built-in Flash Yes, GN 13 @ ISO 100
Max Flash Sync 1/200sec
PC Socket No
Cable Release Optional
Memory Card SD/SDHC
Power LP-E5 Lithium ion battery
Connectivity USB 2.0
Dimensions 126.1 x 97.5 x 61.9mm
Weight 450g
Other -
AF Points 7

Manufacturer website: Canon

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Design 17/20
Image Quality 18/20
Performance 18/20
Value 15/20
Features 17/20
Overall Score 85%

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