The Canon EOS Rebel T1i (also known as the 500D outside of the US) has finally been announced. As expected, the new T1i includes the ability to capture video. Additional key features are as follows:
- 15.1 megapixel CMOS sensor
- HD video capture (1080p at 20fps; 720p at 30fps
- DIGIC 4 processor
- 3″ LCD w/ 920k dot resolution
- 3.4 frames per second
- ISO 100 to 12800 sensitivity range
The Rebel T1i carries a list price of $799.99 and should be available in early May. Check availability on Amazon.com.
Additional details and images in Photography Bay’s Canon Rebel T1i Reviews and Resources.
In addition to the Rebel T1i, Canon has released a new compact flash – the 270EX.