LCD and Viewfinder
Canon 760D has a Fully Articulated 3″ LCD screen with a resolution of 1,040k dots. Both the screen size and the screen resolution is up to the standards of this class.
LCD is Touch screen
type, so you can change the settings and set the focus point with your fingertips. For those of you who loves shooting self portraits or group photos, Canon 760D will make your life easier with its Selfie friendly
760D has a built-in Optical (pentamirror) viewfinder. The viewfinder has a coverage of 95% and a magnification ratio of 0.51x. 95% coverage means that what you see in your viewfinder while shooting will slightly be different from the actual image.
Max Shutter speed
Canon 760D can shoot continuously at max speed of 5.0 fps and has max shutter speed of 1/4000 sec.
760D has a built-in flash, and it also has a flash shoe to mount your external flashes too.
Canon 760D features both Contrast Detection and Phase Detection autofocus (AF) systems which ensures speed and accuracy of focusing in most situations. The AF system has 19 focus points and 19 of these sensors are of Cross-type. Cross-type sensors locks focus faster and more accurate compared to single type sensors.
Canon 760D also features Face detection AF
where it intelligently detects the faces in the frame and locks the focus automatically.
With Canon 760D, you can record your videos at a highest resolution of 1920 x 1080 at 30p,25p,24p fps and save in MPEG-4 and H.264 formats. Full HD resolution of Canon 760D will be adequate in most of the situations. But if you are after the highest resolution videos available, see our list of Top Cameras with 4K (Ultra-HD) Video.
760D has a built-in Stereo microphone and a Mono speaker. Canon 760D also has a port for an external microphone so you can record high quality sound with the help of an external microphone.
Connectivity and Storage
Canon 760D features built-in wireless (Wi-Fi) connectivity ( 802.11b/g/n with NFC) which lets you transfer your photos directly to compatible devices without any physical connection. With its NFC feature, 760D can communicate with devices such as smartphones which are also equipped with this technology by simply touching each other.One other feature that we like is the ability to use our smartphone as a remote to control our 760D. You can change camera settings, release shutter, view LCD screen and tranfer files using remote control app.
You can connect 760D to compatible devices via its HDMI port or USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) port.
Battery Canon 760D is powered by LP-E17 battery which provides a shooting life of 440 according to CIPA standards.
Considering that the average battery life of DSLR type cameras is 884 shots, Canon 760D has a short battery life for its class so we strongly recommend 760D owners to buy some extra batteries.
Battery Life Comparison in Entry-Level DSLR Cameras
Pentax K-x with its 1900shots is the model with longest battery life among Entry-Level DSLR cameras. Check the comparison of Canon 760D vs Pentax K-x or take a look at Longest Battery Life DSLR cameras list.
Canon 760D Features Compared to Main Competitors
Current Lowest price for Canon 760D is $699.00