This was posted last month at £699. Price has now dropped by £35, bringing it under £600 with Canon cash back and quidco, which is a brilliant price for this outstanding camera.
The Canon EOS 550D brings professional EOS features into an easy to use, lightweight digital SLR thats a joy to use. Featuring a class-leading 18.0 Megapixel CMOS Image Sensor and increased light sensitivity for low light photography, the EOS 550D also has an advanced HD Movie mode for gorgeous Full HD movies. Able to capture up to 3.7 frames per second, its ready to go the minute its picked up. Advanced Live View, a new wide-area screen, plus features like Canons brilliant Auto Lighting Optimizer and Highlight Tone features ensure brilliant photos and movies, easily.
18 Megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor
DIGIC 4 processor with ISO 100-6400 (Expansion to 12800)
Continuous shooting at 3.7fps
Full HD movie recording with manual control and selectable frame rates
7.7cm (3.0) 3:2 Clear View LCD with 1,040k dots
iFCL metering System with 63-zone Dual-layer Metering Sensor
Quick Control screen to change shooting settings
Exposure compensation +/-5 stops.
Select maximum value for Auto ISO
External Microphone socket
Movie crop function
Eye-Fi connected functions compatibility