Canon EOS 1300D (Rebel T6) vs Canon EOS 600D Compare

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EOS 1300D is a Beginner DSLR, while the EOS 600D is categorized as a Amateur DSLR.

EOS 1300D vs EOS 600D - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Canon EOS 1300D / Rebel T6 vs Canon EOS 600D Specs

EOS 1300D

  • Introduced in June 2016
  • Beginner DSLR
  • Sensor: APS-C
  • 18 megapixel
  • 3 frames/second
  • 100 - 6400 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • Viewfinder: Optical (Penta mirror)
  • 76.00mm (3.0") Monitor
  • Lens mount EF, EF-S
  • WiFi built-in
  • 129.0 x 101.3 x 77.6mm³ (5.1" x 4.0" x 3.1")
  • 485g (15.6 oz.)

All specs: Main page for EOS 1300D

EOS 600D

  • Introduced in February 2011
  • Amateur DSLR
  • Sensor: APS-C
  • 18 megapixel
  • 4 frames/second
  • 100 - 6400 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • Viewfinder: Optical (Penta mirror)
  • 76.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount EF, EF-S
  • No WiFi
  • 133.1 x 99.5 x 79.7mm³ (5.2" x 3.9" x 3.1")
  • 580g (18.7 oz.)

All specs: Main page for EOS 600D

EOS 1300D vs EOS 600D Sensors

On the pictures below the sensor areas of cameras are highlighted.

This infographic highlights the sensor areas of both models compared to other common sensor formats:

Info graphic: EOS 1300D an EOS 600D sensor comparison

EOS 1300D vs EOS 600D: Viewfinder

The EOS 1300D has an optical viewfinder with penta mirror. It has magnification of 0.50x and covers 95% of view field.

The EOS 600D features an optical viewfinder with a penta mirror that also covers 95% of the field of view, its magnification is c. 0.53x.

Viewfinder magnifications of compared cameras. The black area shows a magnification of 1x, relative to native size; in red is a magnification of 0.85x.

EOS 1300D (0.50x)

EOS 600D (0.53x)

Simulated viewfinder of the EOS 1300DSimulated viewfinder of the EOS 600D

Better choice: Canon EOS 600D

Canon EOS 1300D VS Canon EOS 600D Other Specs Comparison

Why is Canon EOS 1300D / Rebel T6 a better choice

EOS 1300D

EOS 600D

Longer battery life (3, photos)500440
Weighs less (2)485g
(15.6 oz.)
580g
(18.7 oz.)
WiFi (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the EOS 1300D are that the battery has more stamina, the lower weight than the EOS 600D and the built-in wifi that permits remote shooting and image transfer without the need for a cable connection.

The EOS 1300D scores 7 points.

Otherwise why to choose Canon EOS 600D

EOS 1300D

EOS 600D

Sensor cleaning (3)
Higher speed (4, frames/second)34
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)0.921.04
Articulated monitor (2)
External microphone (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the EOS 600D are built-in automatic sensor cleaning, that the camera is faster and that the display has a higher resolution. A nice touch is the articulated display and the connector for an external microphone.

Yields 13 points for the EOS 600D.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

EOS 1300D

EOS 600D

Sensor formatAPS-CAPS-C
Resolution (megapixel)18.0018.00
Sensitivity100 - 6400 ISO100 - 6400 ISO
Lens selection220220
Built-in flash
Video resolution1920 x 10801920 x 1080
Similar size1014cm³1056cm³
Canon EOS 1300D VS Canon EOS 600D Dimensions

Look at front view of the EOS 1300D and EOS 600D

EOS 1300D und EOS 600D, front viewEOS 1300D und EOS 600D, front view

Top view of cameras

EOS 1300D und EOS 600D, view from aboveEOS 1300D und EOS 600D, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Canon EOS 1300D / Rebel T6

Canon EOS 600D

7
13

We recommend Canon EOS 600D as better choice.

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