This is a Canon entry level DSLR camera which provide full HD Video and larger screen. This camera aimed at beginner photographers. Canon provide new app for iOS and Android based on Canon EOS 1200D to learn camera’s key functions, tips and short making tutorials that explain how to use them.
Canon EOS 1200D Features:
18-megapixel APS-C-sized sensor
DIGIC 4 processor
HDMI output (for connecting up to a TV)
3 inch, 460k-dot LCD Screen
ISO ability up to 12800 (but is limited to 6400 in movie mode)
Scene Intelligent Auto mode
Built-in Wi-Fi or NFC connectivity
Built-in feature guide (to learn camera functions)
Canon EOS 1200D is aimed at entry level photographers which offer many automatic modes such as Scene Recognition Auto, creative modes to make different look images. This automatic mode already provided with the EOS 100D. Creative filters only be added after you have taken a picture.
Canon EOS 1200D LCD Screen joined by an optical View Finder which offering 95% field of view.
It provide additional bonus features like full HD video recording, you can access full manual control during video recording ( This feature rare for an entry level DSLR camera). Its native sensitivity range is 100 to 6400 ISO. But it will be expandable up to 12800 ISO.
Comparing to Canon EOS 1100D, 1200D also offer 9 AF Points (Central point is cross type for extra sensitivity).
Canon EOS 1200 shoot at 3fps. The other features are built-in Wi-Fi or NFC connectivity and compatible with Eye-Fi cards. 1200D uses Canon’s EF/EF-S lens mount. So you can use 100s of different lenses. Its size of senser makes 1.6 crop factor. And also Its comes with an 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS kit lens which offering an equivalent 28.8-88mm.
Canon told, you can take up to 500 shots using one battery charge and you can create upto A2 size large image prints.