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Burst mode does not enable your camera to have a higher frame rate. It does seem possible that in full auto mode, software might use the signal that a user has entered burst mode as a signal that biases other settings toward shorter exposures, but this won't exceed the capacity of the camera that you could set in manual mode. One use case for burst mode ...


In good light, your shutter speed will be something like a hundredth of a second (or less), so it's basically negligible in the limitations of continuous-drive. There's some inherent limits from moving the mirror and resetting the shutter, but the primary limits are processing time and writing the data. It takes some time to read the sensor data and to ...

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