LCD and Viewfinder
Canon T7 has a Fixed Type 3 LCD screen with a resolution of 920k dots. Both the screen size and the screen resolution is up to the standards of this class.
T7 has a built-in Optical (pentamirror) viewfinder. The viewfinder has a coverage of 95% and a magnification ratio of 0.5x. 95% coverage means that what you see in your viewfinder while shooting will slightly be different from the actual image.
Max Shutter speed
Canon T7 can shoot continuously at max speed of 3.0 fps and has max shutter speed of 1/4000 sec.
T7 has a built-in flash, and it also has a flash shoe to mount your external flashes too.
Canon T7 features both Contrast Detection and Phase Detection autofocus (AF) systems which ensures speed and accuracy of focusing in most situations. The AF system has 9 points to choose from.
Canon T7 also features Face detection AF
where it intelligently detects the faces in the frame and locks the focus automatically.
With Canon T7, you can record your videos at a highest resolution of 1920 x 1080 at 30p,24p fps and save in MPEG-4 and H.264 formats. Full HD resolution of Canon T7 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.
T7 has a built-in Yes microphone and a Mono speaker.
Canon T7 doesn't have any connections for external microphones and headphones. If you need a DSLR camera with external microphone connectivity, consider Pentax K-70 or Nikon D5500 in a similar price range.
Connectivity and Storage
Canon T7 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, T7 can communicate with devices such as smartphones which are also equipped with this technology by simply touching each other.
You can connect T7 to compatible devices via its HDMI port or USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) port.
Battery Canon T7 is powered by battery which provides a shooting life of 500 according to CIPA standards.
Considering that the average battery life of DSLR type cameras is 881 shots, Canon T7 has a short battery life for its class so we strongly recommend T7 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 T7 vs Pentax K-x or take a look at Longest Battery Life DSLR cameras list.
Canon T7 Features Compared to Main Competitors
Current Lowest price for Canon T7 is $499.90