The EOS Rebel T8i is the ideal introduction to an interchangeable lens camera, or for those looking for an affordable upgrade. Equipped with a 24.1 Megapixel CMOS (APS-C) sensor, DIGIC 8 image processor and an ISO range of 100-25600 (expandable to 51200**), the EOS Rebel T8i is our most advanced EOS Rebel yet, delivering high-quality performance that kicks your photos and videos up a notch. Whether you're capturing simple moments with friends or family, or snapping fast-moving subjects like pets or athletes, maintain smooth and accurate focus with the camera's high-speed continuous shooting of up to 7 frames per second (up to 7.5 fps during Live View shooting).
Designed with intuitive recognition technology, this powerful camera also recognizes and remains locked on your subject with its 45-point all cross-type AF system*, EOS iTR AF (Face Detection) during viewfinder shooting and Eye Detection AF during Live View shooting. For vloggers or social media aficionados, the EOS Rebel T8i offers 4K 24p video capability and vertical video support, along with built-in Wi-Fi®*** and Bluetooth®^ technology, making it easy to share everything you capture. Combined with a 3.0-inch Vari-angle LCD touch screen and a range of advanced operating controls, the EOS Rebel T8i is ready to breathe new life into your creativity.
Optical Viewfinder with a 45-point All Cross-type AF System* with Face Detection
Equipped with a convenient 45-point all cross-type autofocus system* with Face Detection, the EOS Rebel T8i camera's optical viewfinder helps to ensure that you can quickly get a subject in focus, regardless of its movement or where it is in the frame. Even moving or small subjects can be captured in your desired composition. This comes in handy when trying to photograph fast-moving subjects in unpredictable situations.
High Image Quality with 24.1 Megapixel CMOS (APS-C) Sensor
The Canon EOS Rebel T8i camera features a powerful 24.1 Megapixel CMOS (APS-C) sensor that can capture high-resolution images and beautiful 4K video. Take photos and videos with fine details and dynamic, rich colors from the deepest reds to emerald greens to lush blues and purples. Simply turn the camera on and feel confident that the results will be stunning.
High-Speed Continuous Shooting of up to 7.0 fps
With the ability to help capture multiple shots with practically no time wasted, the EOS Rebel T8i camera is equipped with a DIGIC 8 Image Processor that allows the camera to perform quickly and shoot up to 7 frames per second (up to 7.5 fps during live view shooting). The EOS Rebel T8i camera is tailored to meet and even exceed the speed of the action while shooting through the optical viewfinder - ideal for sports, wildlife, moving subjects or anything unpredictable.
4K 24p Video*1
Capture 4K videos at a frame rate of up to 24p for high definition, cinematic results. Recording at almost four times the resolution of Full HD, you can see your subject in stunning clarity. Beautiful time-lapse videos can also be created in 4K simply and easily with the dedicated Time-lapse Movie mode.
*1 Contrast AF is used for 4K UHD movies.
Great for the vlogger guru, the EOS Rebel T8i features vertical video support that allows you to mix up your shot length and camera angles to make your videos interesting, and unique.
DIGIC 8 Image Processor
The DIGIC 8 Image Processor helps produce high image quality and fast operation, even in in low light. When using high ISO settings, the image processor helps keep results sharp and detailed in virtually any lighting situation. Powerful all around, the DIGIC 8 Image Processor helps ensure your photos and videos look sharp and lifelike with minimal noise or grain.
ISO 100-25600; Expandable to up to 51200**
Featuring an ISO range of 100-25600 (expandable to 51200**), the EOS Rebel T8i camera is well suited for low-light photography. Whether trying to capture the action at night, photographing at the fastest possible shutter speed or simply suppressing camera shake blur, the EOS Rebel T8i has an extended ISO range that contributes to its ability to excel in nearly every situation it faces.
Equipped with an Approx. 220,000 Pixel New AE Sensor and EOS iTR AF (Face Priority)
The EOS Rebel T8i camera is equipped with an advanced 220,000-pixel AE sensor that greatly contributes to the camera's impressive AF performance for both stills and video. The EOS Rebel T8i camera also incorporates Canon's EOS Intelligent Tracking and Recognition system (EOS iTR AF) that detects and tracks your face - while looking through the optical viewfinder - automatically switching the AF point to optimize face tracking.
Fast and Accurate Dual Pixel CMOS AF with Eye-Detection AF
Adding to its internal design, the EOS Rebel T8i lets you shoot with Dual Pixel CMOS AF for fast, accurate autofocus that helps you get the photo you want right as the moment happens. The EOS Rebel T8i camera features an expansive focus area of approx. 88% horizontal and 100% vertical^ when working with select compatible EF and EF-S lenses. The Eye Detection AF (during Live View shooting) analyzes the image and automatically determines where to focus based on your subject's eyes, helping you capture a once-in-a-lifetime moment in sharp detail.
^ When shooting still photos. Actual coverage varies depending on the lens in use.
Vari-angle Touch Screen, 3.0-inch LCD
The EOS Rebel T8i camera features a 3.0-inch Vari-angle Touch Screen LCD that can be ideal for composing high and low angle shots with ease, and reviewing your photos. Touch gestures can be used for zooming in or swiping through images after you've taken them. With just a flip of the screen, the Vari-angle Touch Screen LCD also lets you capture that picture-perfect selfie.
Quick Control Dial and AF-ON Button
The EOS Rebel T8i camera features various operating controls, such as buttons and dials that are located on the back of the camera, making them easy for you to locate and operate. To help you concentrate on what you are shooting, even if you are looking through the optical viewfinder, the AF-ON button helps to keep track of the moving subject so you won't miss a once in a lifetime shot. You can also quickly change settings by simply turning the quick control dial.
Built-in Bluetooth®^ Capability
Bluetooth®^ pairing helps you connect the EOS Rebel T8i camera to compatible smart devices using the free Canon Camera Connect app. This low-energy wireless connection helps preserve battery life while allowing remote control of the camera. It also sends continuously updated GPS*1 location data from your phone, letting you geotag what you've captured so you can know precisely where you took that stunning vacation photo.
Built-in Wi-Fi®*** Capability
The EOS Rebel T8i camera is designed to make using Wi-Fi®*** connectivity fast and easy. It can transfer files directly to a compatible smart device using the free Canon Camera Connect app. Simply connect to the Camera Connect app to transfer images to your smart device, then share and upload from the device directly to various social media sites and web services or print directly to compatible wireless Canon printers.
*1 In certain countries and regions, the use of GPS may be restricted. Therefore, be sure to use GPS in accordance with the laws and regulations of your country or region. Be particularly careful when traveling outside your home country. As a signal is received from GPS satellites, take sufficient measures when using in locations where the use of electronics is regulated.
* The number of AF points, cross-type AF points and Dual cross-type AF points vary depending on the lens used.
** For still images.
*** Compatible with iOS® versions 11.4/12.4/13.3, Android™ smartphone and tablet versions 5.0/5.1/6.0/7.0/7.1/8.0/8.1/9.0/10.0. Data charges may apply with the download of the free Canon Camera Connect app. This app helps enable you to upload images to social. Please note that image files may contain personally identifiable information that may implicate privacy laws. Canon disclaims and has no responsibility for your use of such images. Canon does not obtain, collect or use such images or any information included in such images through this app.
^ Compatible with select smartphone and tablet devices (Android™ version 5.0 or later and the following iOS® devices: iPhone 4s or later, Pod Touch 5th gen. or later) equipped with Bluetooth® version 4.1 or later and the Camera Connect App Ver. 2.6.10. This application is not guaranteed to operate on all listed devices, even if minimum requirements are met.
Sensor Resolution: 24.1 megapixels
Sensor: APS-C CMOS
Video Resolution: 4K
Focal Length: 18-55mm
Maximum Aperture: f3.5-5.6
Continuous Shooting Speed: 7fps
Auto Focus Points: 45
Lens Mount: Canon EF-S
Shutter Speed: 30sec - 1/4,000sec
ISO Sensitivity: 100 - 25,600
Screen Size: 3.0"
Recording Media: SD/SDHC/SDXC
Frame Rate: 60p
Audio Inputs: 3.5mm stereo minijack
Power Source: LP-E17 battery
What's In the Box
Canon EF-S 18-55mm f4-5.6 IS STM
LP-E17 li-ion battery
Canon body cap