Canon 300D vs Canon A3300 IS Overview
Below is a in-depth assessment of the Canon 300D vs Canon A3300 IS, former being a Entry-Level DSLR while the latter is a Small Sensor Compact and they are both offered by Canon. There is a considerable difference between the resolutions of the 300D (6MP) and A3300 IS (16MP) and the 300D (APS-C) and A3300 IS (1/2.3") provide totally different sensor sizing.Unsplash partners with Institutions to bring historical archive photos
The 300D was introduced 8 years before the A3300 IS and that is quite a large difference as far as tech is concerned. Both of these cameras feature different body design with the Canon 300D being a Compact SLR camera and the Canon A3300 IS being a Compact camera.
Before getting straight to a in-depth comparison, here is a simple synopsis of how the 300D matches up against the A3300 IS with regards to portability, imaging, features and an overall grade.
Canon 300D vs Canon A3300 IS Key Specs
- 6MP - APS-C Sensor
- 1.8" Fixed Screen
- ISO 100 - 1600
- No Video
- Canon EF/EF-S Mount
- 645g - 142 x 99 x 72mm
- Released September 2003
- Also Known as EOS Digital Rebel / EOS Kiss Digital
- Replacement is Canon 350D
- 16MP - 1/2.3" Sensor
- 3" Fixed Display
- ISO 80 - 1600
- Optical Image Stabilization
- 1280 x 720 video
- 28-140mm (F2.8-5.9) lens
- 149g - 95 x 57 x 24mm
- Introduced January 2011
Canon 300D vs Canon A3300 IS Physical Comparison
If you're going to carry around your camera frequently, you'll have to factor its weight and size. The Canon 300D has outside measurements of 142mm x 99mm x 72mm (5.6" x 3.9" x 2.8") and a weight of 645 grams (1.42 lbs) while the Canon A3300 IS has specifications of 95mm x 57mm x 24mm (3.7" x 2.2" x 0.9") and a weight of 149 grams (0.33 lbs).Instagram's $20 billion Ad success
Keep in mind, the weight of an ILC will differ dependant on the lens you have at the time. Following is a front view over all size comparison of the 300D vs the A3300 IS.
Using size and weight, the portability grade of the 300D and A3300 IS is 63 and 95 respectively.
Canon 300D vs Canon A3300 IS Sensor Comparison
Usually, it is very hard to see the gap in sensor sizes merely by going through specifications. The image here will provide you a clearer sense of the sensor sizing in the 300D and A3300 IS.
To sum up, each of these cameras come with different resolutions and different sensor sizes. The 300D using its larger sensor will make shooting shallower DOF easier and the Canon A3300 IS will provide greater detail using its extra 10 Megapixels. Greater resolution can also let you crop photos a good deal more aggressively. The more aged 300D will be disadvantaged when it comes to sensor tech.