Canon just announced the world’s smallest and lightest dSLR and calls it the EOS Rebel SL1. The body alone weighs a mere 0.9lbs and measuring 4.6 x 3.6 x 2.7 inches.
The Rebel SL1 will probably be known as the EOS 100D when it arrives in the Philippines.
Canon EOS 100D (Rebel SL1) specs:
18MP APS-C CMOS sensor
DIGIC 5 image processor
1/4000 – 30-sec shutter speed
4fps burst shot
1080p video recording @ 30fps
3-inch capacitive touch display
SD, SDHC, SDXC support
The Canon Rebel SL1 will retail for $650 (body only) or $800 with the new 18-55mm STM lens. Expected release date in the Philippines is April 2013.