Canon 750D

Canon EOS 750d front
  • 24MP - APS-C Sensor
  • 3" Fully Articulated Display
  • ISO 100 - 12800 (Increase to 25600)
  • 1920 x 1080 video
  • Canon EF/EF-S Mount
  • 555g - 132 x 101 x 78mm
  • Revealed February 2015
  • Alternate Name is EOS 750D / Kiss X8i
  • Earlier Model is Canon 700D
  • Read full specs
  • Alternatives
  • Lenses
  • Size Comparison
  • FAQ

Canon 750D overview

Canon 750D is Canon's Entry-Level DSLR camera originally revealed on February of 2015. The camera includes a 24MP, CMOS APS-C sized sensor and has a maximum resolution of 6000 x 4000. It is referred to as "EOS 750D / Kiss X8i" in certain regions.

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The 750D places at #15 out of 80 in Entry-Level DSLR cameras & all-around #171 out of 1465 for cameras in our collection. Remember to try our Smart camera finder to find camera listings based on your personal requirements.

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Here is a chart of various criteria used in the scoring system.

Canon 750D family

The Canon 750D has a history of related cameras. Here, you can identify all previous and brand new models as well as main specifications.

ModelVisualizeResolutionSensor SizeMax fpsReleased
Canon-EOS-77D front thumbnailCanon 77D
750D vs 77D
24MPAPS-C6.0 fps2017
Canon-EOS-760D front thumbnailCanon 760D
750D vs 760D
24MPAPS-C5.0 fps2015
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Canon-EOS-750d front thumbnailCanon 750D24MPAPS-C5.0 fps2015
Canon-EOS-700D front thumbnailCanon 700D
750D vs 700D
18MPAPS-C5.0 fps2013
Canon-EOS-650D front thumbnailCanon 650D
750D vs 650D
18MPAPS-C5.0 fps2012
Canon-EOS-600D front thumbnailCanon 600D
750D vs 600D
18MPAPS-C4.0 fps2011
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Canon-EOS-550D front thumbnailCanon 550D
750D vs 550D
18MPAPS-C4.0 fps2010

Canon 750D Pros and Cons

Below is a checklist of pluses and minuses of the Canon 750D based on factors that are often viewed as useful in a camera.

above average min ISO (100)
comes with phase detect auto focus
does have external mic socket
does have HDMI socket
flash built-in
good megapixels (24 megapixels)
good sensor size (APS-C)
interchangeable lenses (Canon EF/EF-S mount)
NFC connection
pretty good screen size (3 inch)
provides touch to focus
saves RAW formats
screen articulates
screen has good resolution (1,040 k dots)
selfie friendly screen
supports face detection focus
supports tracking autofocus
video resolution high (1920 x 1080 resolution)
you can focus manually
does not have image stabilization
lack of headphone socket
lack of Time Lapse recording
low battery (440 CIPA)
very slow continuous shooting (5.0 frames/s)
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Canon 750D Sensor info

The Canon 750D is run by the DIGIC 6 chip. The sensor dimension on the Canon 750D is 22.3mm x 14.9mm (APS-C). The 332 mm² sensor has the capability to resolve 6000 x 4000 pixels and aspect ratios of 1:1, 4:3, 3:2 and 16:9.

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The CMOS sensor has 24 megapixels and features a native ISO range of 100 to 12800. This ISO can be extended digitally to a high of 25600. RAW files are supported therefore you have wider margin for error.

The graphic below shows the 750D's sensor dimensions compared to other common sizes. The 750D sensor has a crop factor of 1.6 and is shown in green.

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To get an idea of various aspect ratios, you can refer to the visual below.

Camera sensor aspect ratios

Canon 750D dimensions

Canon 750D weighs around 1.22 lbs (555 gr or 19.58 oz) & has external dimensions of 132mm x 101mm x 78mm (5.2" x 4.0" x 3.1"). The weight of normal Entry-Level DSLR camera is 540 gr and the Canon 750D is on par compared to other rivals.

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Listed below is a pic of the Canon 750D with a soda so you're able to get a feel for its scale.

Canon EOS 750d dimensions scale

The top view here will provide the button arrangement on the 750D.

Canon EOS 750d topview buttons dials

Canon 750D Lens info

The 750D uses the Canon EF/EF-S mount and has 331 lenses available to buy. Below is a few of the lenses we have in our database which will work with the 750D.

ModelVisualizeFocal LengthApertureStabilizedWeight
Venus-Laowa-100mm-F2.8-2X-Ultra-Macro-APO-Canon-EF lensVenus Laowa 100mm F2.8 2X Ultra Macro APO100mmf/2.8638g
Zeiss-Milvus-35mm-F1.4-Canon-EF lensZeiss Milvus 35mm F1.435mmf/1.41174g
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Samyang-MF-85mm-F1.4-Mk2-EF lensSamyang MF 85mm F1.4 Mk285mmf/1.4548g
Tamron-SP-24-70mm-F2.8-Di-VC-USD-G2-Canon-EF lensTamron SP 24-70mm F2.8 Di VC USD G224-70mmf/2.8 905g
Canon-EF-24-85mm-f3.5-4.5-USM lensCanon EF 24-85mm f3.5-4.5 USM24-85mmf/3.5-4.5 380g
Rokinon-35mm-f1.4-Canon-EF lensRokinon 35mm f1.435mmf/1.4 660g
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Sigma-120-300mm-F2.8-EX-DG-HSM-Canon-EF lensSigma 120-300mm F2.8 EX DG HSM120-300mmf/2.8 2600g
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Canon 750D Connectivity

The 750D has the following connectivity:

  • USB Yes
  • Wireless Yes
  • NFC Yes
  • HDMI Yes

Cameras that consist of NFC and / or Bluetooth compatibility can easily be controlled wirelessly through smartphones. You can transfer pictures and at times change camera settings without connecting directly to the camera.

Certain applications even stream a Liveview and click the shutter if you aren't close to the camera. If the camera boasts a HDMI port, it could be hooked up to an external screen. Most cameras will allow you to charge the battery with the USB socket.

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Canon 750D Video info

The maximum video quality on the Canon 750D is 1920 x 1080 and you can shoot in MPEG-4 and H.264 format. 1080p quality delivers a great balance for quality versus file sizes but FULL HD won't give you any room to crop. Although the camera contains a mic port, it is unfortunately lacking a headphone port which means you will not have the option to monitor your sound levels.

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Canon 750D Weather Sealing

Canon 750D doesn't include weather proofing so wet conditions can easily affect the camera.

Canon 750D Display and Viewfinder

The Canon 750D includes a 3" fully articulated display screen supporting a resolution of 1,040k dots.

It has a selfie friendly display for self portraits and even group photos if required. Moreover the display screen is touch friendly which means you are able to switch focus point as well as adjust settings with your finger.

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The ViewFinder specifications for Canon 750D are the following:

  • ViewFinder Optical (pentamirror)
  • ViewFinder Coverage 95 percent
  • ViewFinder Magnification 0.51x

For bright outdoor conditions which make the camera screens washed out and challenging to see, viewfinders are particularly useful.

Canon 750D Shutter info

Canon 750D has the capability to shoot continuously at 5.0 frames/s. The max shutter speed is 1/4000s.

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Canon 750D Flash and Hot shoe info

Canon 750D comes with both inbuilt flash together with external flash ability.

Canon 750D Autofocusing info

Canon 750D comes with both Phase Detect AF plus Contrast Based AF. Phase Detection autofocusing is a lot faster and exact in comparison with Contrast Based autofocusing. The camera includes Face detect which can be handy for portrait photography.

It includes 19 focus points to choose from. Canon 750D has tap to focus. You can easily use your fingers to adjust focus. It also has Tracking AF for subjects that move. Canon 750D has manual focusing in case it is required for low light or you want more precise focusing control.

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Canon 750D Battery life

The battery (LP-E17) for the Canon 750D is fashioned to last for 440 pictures based on the CIPA standards making it lesser compared with it's rivals. The general Entry-Level DSLR camera battery life is 589. Pentax K-x has the highest possible (1900) battery life for this kind of cameras.

Underneath is a listing of Entry-Level DSLR cameras that come with the best battery life:

Canon 750D for various kinds of photography

The following chart shows a summation of the Canon 750D for various kinds of photography. To look at more, scroll to the specific paragraph below.

Canon 750D Portrait photography factors

The Canon 750D receives a points total of 79 which is awesome, meaning that it is a wonderful option for portraits. Photographing portrait photos leans heavily to sensor size, RAW support and option to utilize external lighting.

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has manual focus
resolution is good (24 megapixels)
sensor size is good (APS-C)
comes with face detection focus
exports RAW files

Street photography with Canon 750D

Coming in at a very good rating of 71, the Canon 750D is a fine pick for street photography. A decent street photography camera provides a perfect balance of picture quality and portability.

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screen can move to multiple angles
good sensor size (APS-C)
saves RAW formats
offers touch to focus
does not have image stabilization

Sports photography with Canon 750D

A nice sports photography points tally of 61 indicates the Canon 750D is a fine option for shooting sports. A camera needs to have very good autofocus and shutter speeds for sports photography.

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MP count good (24MP)
good sensor size (APS-C)
includes tracking autofocus
sensor has phase detect auto focus
max frames per second low (5.0 frames per second)
does not have image stabilization
bad battery power (440 per charge)

Canon 750D as a Travel photography camera

Portability is pretty critical in buying a travel camera. On the whole, the Canon 750D gets a nice 66 for a travel camera which makes it a good option to buy for your trips.

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boasts touch focus
MP count good (24 megapixels)
has built in flash
screen is selfie friendly
does not have Time Lapse function
low battery power (440 CIPA)

Landscape photography with Canon 750D

If you're looking to choose a digital camera for landscape photography, the most vital factor will no doubt be image quality. The Canon 750D and it's nice grade of 66 for a landscape camera is a respectable choice amongst it's rivals.

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focusing manually
swap lenses (Canon EF/EF-S mount)
screen size is good (3 inch)
MP count decent (24MP)
good sensor size (APS-C)
delivers RAW files
lack of image stabilization
terrible battery life (440 per charge)
doesn't have Timelapse function

Canon 750D Vlogging highlights

A vlogging camera ought to offer a articulating screen, mic input and preferably image stabilization. Considering every thing, the Canon 750D is a good option for vlogging as it gets a nice score of 72.

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selfie friendly screen
touch screen
supports face detection focus
video res high (1920 x 1080 pxls)
comes with external microphone socket
no image stabilization

Canon 750D Alternatives

If you are trying to find alternatives to the 750D, below is a list of the highest ranked cameras that fall in to the category of Entry-Level DSLR.

The diagram below gives you an overview of the 750D versus it's highest ranking rivals shown above.

These are various other cameras you may consider as alternative options. To look at a thorough comparison, just click on the "compare" link.

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General Information
Model type
Canon EOS 750d
Also called as
EOS 750D / Kiss X8i
Entry-Level DSLR
Physical type
Compact SLR
Sensor Information
Sensor type
Sensor size
Sensor dimensions
22.3 x 14.9mm
Sensor area
Sensor resolution
Anti alias filter
Aspect ratio
1:1, 4:3, 3:2 and 16:9
Maximum resolution
6000 x 4000
RAW pictures
Maximum native ISO
Maximum boosted ISO
Min native ISO
Manual focusing
Touch to focus
AF continuous
AF single
Tracking AF
Selective AF
Center weighted AF
Multi area AF
AF live view
Face detect focusing
Contract detect focusing
Phase detect focusing
Total focus points
Cross type focus points
Lens mount type
Canon EF/EF-S
Amount of lenses
Crop factor
Type of display
Fully Articulated
Display diagonal
3 inch
Display resolution
1,040k dots
Selfie friendly
Touch functionality
Viewfinder Information
Viewfinder type
Optical (pentamirror)
Viewfinder coverage
95 percent
Viewfinder magnification
DXO scores
DXO All around rating
DXO Color Depth rating
DXO Dynamic range rating
DXO Low light rating
Slowest shutter speed
Maximum shutter speed
Continuous shooting rate
5.0 frames/s
Shutter priority
Aperture priority
Manually set exposure
Exposure compensation
Change WB
Image stabilization
Inbuilt flash
Flash distance
12.00 m (at ISO 100)
External flash
WB bracketing
Multisegment exposure
Average exposure
Spot exposure
Partial exposure
AF area exposure
Center weighted exposure
Video features
Supported video resolutions
1920 x 1080 (30p, 25p, 24p), 1280 x 720 (60p, 50p), 640 x 480 (30p, 25p)
Maximum video resolution
Video data format
MPEG-4, H.264
Mic port
Headphone port
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
Environment sealing
Water proofing
Dust proofing
Shock proofing
Crush proofing
Freeze proofing
555 grams (1.22 lb)
Physical dimensions
132 x 101 x 78mm (5.2" x 4.0" x 3.1")
Battery life
440 images
Battery type
Battery Pack
Battery ID
Self timer
Yes (2 or 10 secs)
Time lapse shooting
Storage type
SD/SDHC/SDXC (UHS-I compatible)
Card slots
Retail price