Updated on 2 August 2013 by

So you are a serious photographer, but your budget does not let you indulge. And you also know by now that cameras are simply as good as the user behind the lens, all you want is a better but affordable tool. The best Canon digital cameras under 1000 differ not in technical picture quality, but the kind and number of knobs and buttons on them which allow a professional to derive output that is perfect to the discerning eye. As a prolific photographers you should look for among the best Canon digital cameras costing under 1000 for a model that offers high-quality digital capture and skillful post-processing, full HD video recording, extra manual controls, flexible LCD screens, and also turn out to be easy to carry all day and have worry-free battery life.


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Canon EOS 760D
Canon EOS 750D
Canon PowerShot G3 X
Canon EOS 70D
Canon EOS 760D
Canon EOS 750D
Canon PowerShot G3 X
Canon EOS 70D 20.2 MP Digital SLR Camera
$849 - $1,273
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$999
$999 - $1,448
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Release Date
Sep 2015
Jun 2015
Jul 2015
Jun 2013
Camera Type
Compact SLR
Compact SLR
SLR-like (bridge)
SLR/Professional, Mid-size SLR
Resolution
24.0 Megapixel
24.0 Megapixel
20.0 Megapixel
20.0 Megapixel
Image Sensor Type
CMOS
CMOS
BSI-CMOS
CMOS
LCD Screen Size
3.0 in.
3.0 in.
3.2 in.
3.0 in.
Image Sensor Size
26.81 mm
26.81 mm
13.23 mm
27.04 mm
Average Rating
 4.5 stars
 4.2 stars
 4.1 stars
 4.3 stars
Image Quality
73% Positive
27% Negative
58% Positive
42% Negative
100% Positive
Focus
88% Positive
12% Negative
71% Positive
29% Negative
84% Positive
16% Negative
Display
100% Positive
100% Positive
66% Positive
34% Negative
Performance
71% Positive
29% Negative
66% Positive
34% Negative
25% Positive
75% Negative
Connectivity
71% Positive
29% Negative
66% Positive
34% Negative
100% Positive