DSLR cameras are getting popular day by day and the companies are rushing in with new models to woo the prospective customers with more features. But what are the most popular among all these cameras?
Here is a list of the 10 extremely popular DSLR cameras in random order and does not include the full frame DSLRs. The list may exclude some of your favorites but that happens as choices vary from people to people.
Top 10 Popular DSLR Cameras
Sony Alpha A330
Though Sony is better known for its HandyCams and compact point-and-shoot cameras, its Alpha A330 DSLR camera can give a run for money to the entry-level Canons and Nikons with its super fast focusing and continuous shooting mode giving up to 2.5 frames per second.
Canon T3/ EOS 1100D
This is the basic entry level DSLR from Canon and is an improved version of the Rebel XS/1000D. It features a 12 MP CMOS sensor and it can capture movie in 720p.
There is a 9-point autofocus system and the ISO range is from 100 to 6400.
Canon Rebel T2i/ EOS 550D
This is one of the most popular models from Canon. It is one of the best DSLRs to start shooting with and it comes with an 18 megapixel CMOS sensor and the Canon DIgic 4 processor.
It features a live view option and records HD movies too. However, it feels light in hand and does not feature weather sealing.
Canon Rebel T3i/ EOS 600D
This camera can be categorized in the upper entry level camera. It features the 18 MP CMOS sensor from the T2i/ 550D but incorporates a tilt and swivel LCD screen.
Remote control of the flashguns as available in the high-end DSLRS of Canon has been incorporated in this model.
This is the latest entry level DSLR from the house of Nikon. It features a 14.2 megapixel CMOS sensor and live view shooting mode. It also records 1080p movies with total manual control.
It is a lightweight camera too but it has good feel in hand.
This camera fits between the entry-level and the pro-cameras from Nikon. It carries a 16.2 MP CMOS sensor, 11-point AF system, 1080p movie capture and full-time autofocus when shooting in live-view mode.
This is mid level camera from Nikon which has made its mark with great rendition of color and sharpness in pictures. The camera comes with a 16.2 megapixel CMOS sensor housed in a magnesium alloy, weather-sealed body and gives a high ISO range from 100 to 6400.
Pentax is a less visible brand that has stayed away from the aggressive marketing of Nikon and Canon. But when it comes to quality it is no less. TheT
The magnesium alloy camera body is weather resistant, cold-proof and sealed against dust.
Canon Rebel 60D/ EOS 60D
This is the mid-level option from Canon. The camera comes with an 18 megapixel CMOS sensor that is capable of shooting full 1080p video.
The vary angle live view LCD screen allows taking photographs from difficult angles and that is something DSLR users were waiting for quite some time.
This is undoubtedly one of the favorite cameras of the photographers. It belongs to the FX format which features a sensor closest to a full frame DSLR. The 12.1 megapixels may sound less but its near-full-format size will give photos much better in color and depth than the APS-C sensors.
It also features a vari-angle LCD screen with live view.