EOS 1200D

Canon EOS 1200D for first time DSLR owners

EOS 1200D and EOS Companion smartphone app

EOS Companion app for smartphones offers tips & tutorials

EOS 1200D is the latest entry level EOS DSLR camera from Canon, it is aimed directly at photographer starting their DSLR journey. In addition to loads of photo features Canon is also providing an EOS Companion app for smartphone users offering helpful tips and tutorials to ensure new users get the most of the camera in a wide range of situations. This should mean the end of  dog-eared copies of printed manuals in camera bags.

EOS 1200D – technical specifications

EOS 1200D with EF-S 18-55mm f3.5-5.6 IS II lens

The EOS 1200D gets an 18MP CMOS sensor DIGIC 4 processor and a 9-point AF system. Full HD movies 1920 x 1080 pixels can be captured though there is no external mic input connection. A 3-inch LCD with 460K dots is on the rear of the camera and SD cards are used to store the images and video.In all the EOS 1200D has a good mix of features that will appeal to first time buyers, the key question is how many of these buyers are still considering a DSLR?

Full details of the new EOS 1200D are available on the Canon website