Canon’s EOS 250D, or Insurgent SL3 because it’s identified in North America, is a compact DSLR geared toward photographers shopping for their first interchangeable lens digicam. Introduced in April 2019, it replaces the 2 EOS 200D / SL2, and like that mannequin gives a extra subtle point-of-entry than the most affordable DSLRs and a smaller physique besides.
Obtainable in black, white or silver, the EOS 250D / SL3 is the smallest and lightest DSLR with a fully-articulated touchscreen. The 24 Megapixel APSC sensor is similar because the EOS 200D / Insurgent SL2 earlier than it, which implies you additionally get Twin Pixel CMOS autofocus, permitting it to easily and confidently refocus in stay view and films (not less than at 1080p). As earlier than, there’s additionally a small optical viewfinder with a fundamental 9-point AF system and 5fps burst taking pictures, in addition to a 3.5mm enter for connecting an exterior microphone and Bluetooth to enrich the Wifi for simple location tagging, distant management and wi-fi switch of photographs.
To date so just like its predecessor, however new to the EOS 250D / Insurgent SL3 is the DIGIC eight picture processor, which brings eye-detection in stay view (a primary on a Canon DSLR) and 4k film recording at 24 or 25p, though just like the EOS M50 mirrorless digicam there are some extreme limitations: when taking pictures in 4k, the EOS 250D / SL3 imposes a decent crop and likewise loses Twin-Pixel AF, so the autofocus as an alternative makes use of a much less assured contrast-based system. 1080 video is not less than out there at 24, 25, 30, 50 or 60p although, and the utmost recording time in any mode is 29:59. Just like the M50, the 4k restrictions are irritating, however there’s no getting away from the very fact the EOS 250D / SL3 stays a compelling possibility for vloggers with a flip-screen, mic enter and nice autofocus, not less than in 1080p, all packed right into a small and light-weight physique at an inexpensive worth. That mentioned, in case you don’t want the DIGIC eight updates, I’d examine costs intently with the sooner EOS 200D / Insurgent SL2 – I’ve popped hyperlinks beneath to assist!