Canon EOS 800D (US: Rebel T7i) Detailed Review

Canon EOS 800D

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In additional EOS 800D was introduced by Canon in February 2017. It belongs to the Amateur DSLRs category.

Canon is well-known and shouldn’t require further introduction, please see our manufacturer’s page for more digital cameras by Canon.

Brand Canon
Category DSLR
Date 02/2017
Sensor Properties

Also EOS 800D has a APS-C CMOS sensor with size of 22 x 15 mm² (0.88″ x 0.59″).

Picture of EOS 800D’s sensor compared to popular format.

Infographic: EOS 800D comparing sensor sizes

The 1-Euro coin has a diameter of 23.25mm.

The EOS 800D’s sensor has resolution of 24 megapixel.

The EOS 800D features a mechanism for automatic sensor cleaning.

Format APS-C
Sensor area 22.30 x 14.90mm²
(0.88″ x 0.59″)
Resolution (physical) 25.80 megapixel
Resolution (effective) 24.20 megapixel
Pixel size 14.10 µm²
Sensor cleaning
RAW support
Continuous 6 frames/second
Interchangeable lens
Mount Canon EF, EF-S
Viewfinder Properties

The EOS 800D has an optical viewfinder with a penta mirror. Viewfinders with a penta mirror are typical for entry level cameras. The viewfinder covers 95% of the field of view and has a magnification of 0.52x, an average value for a viewfinder like this.

Type Optical (Penta mirror)
Coverage 95%
Magnification 0.52x
Dioptric correction

The EOS 800D’s shutter speed varies from 1/4000s to 30s.

Max. shutter speed 1/4000s
Min. shutter speed 30s
Sensitivity Properties

The EOS 800D’s sensitivity is from 100 ISO and 25600 ISO.

Also, Canon’s sensitivity can be boosted to 51200. Therefore, ISO boosting will lead to growth noise.

Min. sensitivity 100 ISO
Max. sensitivity 25600 ISO
Boost 51200 ISO
Exposure Modes

The EOS 800D supports all general exposure modes.

The Canon allows spot exposure for the difficult occasion.

Auto Focus Properties

The EOS 800D’s auto focus processor has 45 AF points. The main point is about that the more points the autofocus has then preferably. If AF has more points then you have a better opportunity to have a focus at the interesting area. In addition, It is a big advantage in a difficult condition. For example, when doing macross.

Manual focusing is available in the Canon. Even in complicated location.

Type Phase Detection
AF points 45
Manual focusing
Flash Specs

The EOS 800D has a built-in flash with a diapason of up to 12m (40 ft.). That range will fit for almost all occasion.

Range 12.00m
(40 ft.)
Hot shoe
Display Specs
EOS 800D display and touch screen

The EOS 800D display has a diagonal of 76.00mm (3.0 inches.) and a resolution 1.04 megapixel.

The camera display is intended for selfies or other occasion.

Display parameters:

Type LCD
Size 76.00mm (diagonal)
(3.0 in.)
Resolution 1.04 megapixel
Touch screen
Video Specs

EOS 800D video supported the resolution with 1920 x 1080 pixel.

Also the camera is equipped with an external microphone.

Canon EOS 800D Video parameters:

Max. resolution 1920 x 1080 pixel
…with frame rates 24 frames/second
25 frames/second
30 frames/second
50 frames/second
60 frames/second
External microphone
Connectivity & Wireless Specs

The EOS 800D has Wifi connectivity already built-in. Use Wifi to transfer images to a smartphone or computer and to remote control the camera. With NFC, camera and smartphone can be paired without the need for passwords.

Eventually, if the wifi connection is disabled the wired connection may be used.

Connect the Canon to a monitor or TV set over HDMI.

The Canon supports USB 2.0.

Connection parameters:

Remote (wired)
Remote (infrared)
HDMI (standard)
HDMI (mini)
HDMI (micro)
USB 2.0
USB 3.0
USB Micro
USB Mini

The camera supports SD HC and SD XC cards.

Memory cards characteristics:

Slots 1
Memory cards SD

The Canon EOS 800D has a LP-E17 LiIon battery. The battery provides a shooting life of 600 shots. It`s enough for one day or more.

The EOS 800D’s battery battery parameters:

Type LP-E17 LiIon
In-camera charging
Battery life 600 photos

The Canon EOS 800D’s size is 131 x 100 x 76.2mm³. (5.2″ x 3.9″ x 3.0″). That dimensions are without lens. The weight of camera is 5.2″ x 3.9″ x 3.0″ grams (532 oz.) without lens weight.

Here is front and top view of the EOS 800D:

Canon EOS 800D Dimensions (Width / Height)
Canon EOS 800D Dimensions (Width / Depth)
Dimensions Comparison

For a better idea of the size of the camera, takes a look off camera and ID card comparison image.

Canon EOS 800D size comparison

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