Specifications

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Type 
Digital AF/AE single-lens reflex camera with built-in flash

Recording Media 
SD card, SDHC card, SDXC memory card

* Compatible with Ultra High Speed (UHS-I) and Eye-Fi Cards.
* Eye-Fi card compatible

Image Format 
Approx. 22.3mm x 14.9mm (APS-C)

Compatible Lenses 
Canon EF lenses (including EF-S lenses)

Lens Mount 
Canon EF mount

Image Sensor

Type 
CMOS Sensor

Pixels 
Effective pixels: Approx. 18.0 megapixels

Pixel Unit 
4.3 µm square

Total Pixels 
Total pixels: Approx. 18.50 megapixels: 5288 (H) x 3506 (V) pixels

Aspect Ratio 
3:2 (Horizontal : Vertical)

Color Filter System 
RGB primary color filters

Low Pass Filter 
Fixed position in front of the image sensor

Dust Deletion Feature 
(1) Self Cleaning Sensor Unit
Removes dust adhering to the low-pass filter.
Self-cleaning executed automatically (taking approx. 2 sec.) when power is turned on or off. Manual execution also possible (taking approx. 5 sec.).

(2) Dust Delete Data acquisition and appending
The coordinates of the dust adhering to the low-pass filter are detected by a test shot and appended to subsequent images.
The dust coordinate data appended to the image is used by the provided software to automatically erase the dust spots.

(3) Manual cleaning

Recording System

Recording Format 
Complies with Design rule for Camera File system 2.0 and Exif 2.30

File Size 
(1) Large: Approx. 17.90 Megapixels (5,184 x 3,456)

(2) Medium: Approx. 8.00 Megapixels (3,456 x 2,304)

(3) Small 1: Approx. 4.50 Megapixels (2,592 x 1,728)

(4) Small 2: Approx. 2.50 Megapixels (1920 x 1280)

(5) Small 3: Approx. 0.35 megapixels (720 x 480)

(6) RAW: Approx. 17.90 Megapixels (5,184 x 3,456)

Backup Recording 
N/A

File Numbering 
The following three types of file numbering methods can be set:
(1) Continuous numbering
* The numbering of captured images will continue even after you replace the camera's card.

(2) Auto reset
* When you replace the camera's card, the numbering will be reset to start from 0001. If the new card already contains images, the numbering will continue from the last recorded image in the card. 

(3) Manual reset
* Resets the file number to 0001, and creates a new folder automatically.

RAW + JPEG Simultaneous Recording 
Still: JPEG, RAW (Canon RAW 2nd edition), RAW+JPEG
Video: MOV (Image data: H.264, Audio: Linear PCM)

Color Space 
sRGB, Adobe RGB

Picture Style 
Auto, Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Neutral, Faithful, Monochrome, User Defined 1-3

White Balance

Settings 
Auto, Preset (Daylight; Shade; Cloudy, Twilight, Sunset; Tungsten Light; White Fluorescent Light; Flash), Custom (Approx. 2,000° - 10,000°K), White Balance Correction, and White Balance Bracketing

Auto White Balance 
Auto white balance with the image sensor

Color Temperature Compensation 
White balance correction:

  • Blue/amber bias: ±9 levels
  • Magenta/green bias: ±9 levels
* Correction based on the current WB mode's color temperature.

Color Temperature Information Transmission 
Provided

Viewfinder

Type 
Eye-level SLR (with fixed pentamirror)

Coverage 
Approx. 95% vertically and horizontally (with Eye point approx. 19mm)

Magnification 
Approx. 0.87x / 24.5° (50mm lens ∞, -1m-1)

Eye Point 
Approx. 19 mm (At -1m-1 from the eyepiece lens center)

Dioptric Adjustment Correction 
-3.0 to +1.0 m-1 (dpt)

Focusing Screen 
Fixed

Mirror 
Quick-return half mirror (transmission: reflection ratio of 40:60)

Viewfinder Information 
1) AF information (AF points and focus confirmation light)

2) Exposure information (Shutter speed, aperture, ISO speed (always displayed), AE lock, exposure level, spot metering circle, exposure warning)

3) Flash information (Flash ready, flash exposure compensation, high-speed sync, FE lock, red-eye reduction light)

4) Image information (Highlight tone priority (D+), maximum burst (1-digit display), white balance correction, SD card information)

Depth Of Field Preview 
Enabled with depth-of-field preview button

Autofocus

Type 
TTL secondary image-forming, phase-difference detection

AF Points 
9 points (Center AF point is AF cross-type at f/5.6, Center AF point is vertical line-sensitive at f/2.8.)

AF Working Range 
Center AF point: EV -0.5 - 18
Other AF points: EV 0.5 - 18
(At room temperature and ISO 100, based on Canon's testing standards)

Focusing Modes 
(1) Autofocus
One-Shot AF
Predictive AI Servo AF
AI Focus AF (*Switches between One-Shot AF and AI Servo AF
* Automatically set to One-Shot AF when the drive mode is set to Silent Single Shooting or Silent Continuous Shooting. (AI Servo AF and AI Focus AF cannot be selected.)

(2) Manual focus (MF)

AF Point Selection 
(1) Manual selection

(2) Auto selection

* Automatically set in Basic Zone modes.

Selected AF Point Display 
Indicated by superimposed display in the viewfinder and on the LCD monitor

AF Assist Beam 
(1) Intermittent firing of built-in flash

(2) Effective range: Approx. 13.1 ft./4 m. at center, approx. 11.5 ft /3.5 m. at periphery

* With an EOS-dedicated Speedlite attached, the Speedlite's AF-assist beam is emitted instead.

* Compatible with AF assist-beam (intermittent firing) of 320EX, 270EX II, and 270EX flashes.

Exposure Control

Metering Modes 
TTL maximum aperture metering with 63-zone metering sensor:
1) Evaluative metering (linked to all AF points)
2) Partial metering (center, approx. 9% of viewfinder)
3) Spot metering (center, approx. 4% of viewfinder)
4) Center-weighted average metering

Metering Range 
EV 1.0 - EV 20.0 (at 73°F/23°C with 50mm f/1.8 II lens at ISO 100)

Exposure Control Systems 
Creative Zone

(1) Program AE (shiftable)

(2) Shutter-priority AE

(3) Aperture-priority AE

(4) Manual exposure (including bulb)

Basic zone

(1) Scene Intelligent Auto (Program AE / non-shiftable)

(2) Flash Off

(3) Creative Auto
* Effect shots cannot be set simultaneously with Ambience-based shots or background blurring. Neither can continuous shooting or 2 to 10 shots after 10-sec self-timer be used with Effect shot.
* When background blurring is set, shooting with flash is disabled. When the flash is raised, background blurring cannot be set. 

(4) Portrait

(5) Landscape

(6) Close-up

(7) Sports

(8) Special scene
- Kids
- Food
- Candlelight
- Night Portrait
- Handheld Night Scene
- HDR Backlight Control mode

ISO Speed Range 
For Stills:

1. Manual setting range of ISO 100-12800, expansion to ISO 25600

2. Auto, ISO 100-6400 (in whole-stop increments)

- In Creative Zone modes, the maximum ISO speed (ISO 400, 800, 1600, 3200, or 6400) for ISO Auto can be set.

- With Highlight Tone Priority, ISO 200 or higher will be set.

Shooting ModeISO Settings
Auto, Flash OFF, Creative Auto, Portrait, Close-up, SportsISO 100-6400
LandscapeISO 100-1600
Kids, Food, Candlelight, Night Portrait, HDR Backlight Control modeISO 100-6400
Handheld Night SceneISO 100-12800
P, TV, Av, M*1ISO 100-6400*2
With flashISO 400*3,4,5

*1: Fixed at ISO 400 for Bulb exposures. *2: Depends on the maximum ISO speed that has been set. *3: If fill-flash will result in overexposure, the ISO speed can be set as low as ISO 100. *3: Scene Intelligent Auto, Night Portrait and Handheld Night Scene modes are excluded. *4: Not applicable to Auto, Kids, Night Portrait, or Handheld Night Scene.
*5: If you use bounce flash with an external Speedlite in the Creative Auto, Portrait, Landscape, Close-up, Sports, Food, Candlelight and P modes, the ISO speed is set automatically within ISO 400-1600 (or up to the maximum limit) to match the brightness.

Exposure Compensation 
Manual: ±5 stops in 1/3- or 1/2-stop increments

AEB : ±2 stops in 1/3- or 1/2-stop increments

* If the exposure compensation exceeds ±2 stops, the left or right icon appears in the viewfinder.

* Manual exposure compensation and AEB can be set in combination.

* AEB is set in the following sequence: Standard exposure, decreased exposure, and increased exposure.

* If AEB is used with the self-timer, the three bracketed shots will be taken in succession after the 10-sec. or 2-sec. delay.

AE Lock 
(1) Auto AE lock

* In the One-Shot AF mode with evaluative metering, AE lock takes effect when focus is achieved.

(2) Manual AE lock

* In the P, Tv, Av, and M modes, enabled with the AE lock button. (Press again to update.)

* Enabled in all metering modes.

Shutter

Type 
Vertical-travel, mechanical, focal-plane shutter with all speeds electronically-controlled
* Electronic 1st curtain and mechanical 2nd curtain

Shutter Speeds 
1/4000 to 30 sec. (total shutter speed range; available range varies by shooting mode), bulb, X-sync at 1/200 sec.
* Settable in 1/3- or 1/2-stop increments.

Shutter Release 
Soft-touch electromagnetic release

Self Timer 
10-sec. or 2-sec. delay

Shutter Lag Time 
(1) During SW-1 ON, time lag between SW-2 ON and start of exposure: approx. 0.075 sec. 
* Approx. 0.168 seconds in case of silent shooting.
(2) Time lag between simultaneous SW-1/SW-2 ON and start of exposure: Approx. 0.150 sec. 
* Approx. 0.242 seconds in case of silent shooting.
* Time lag with the aperture stopped down by 3 stops or less (Excludes AF operation time).

External Speedlite

Flash Metering 
E-TTL II autoflash (evaluative flash metering and average flash metering), FE Lock

Flash Exposure Compensation 
±2 stops in 1/3-stop or 1/2-stop increments

FE Lock 
Provided

External Flash Settings 
(1) External flash function setting
* Flash firing, E-TTL II auto flash system, flash mode, wireless master, zoom, sync setting, flash exposure compensation, FEB, and clear setting.
* With the 600EX-RT, radio wireless transmission control is possible.

(2) External flash C.Fn setting
* The actual setting options for (1) and (2) will differ depending on the Speedlite used.

PC Terminal 
Not Provided

Drive System

Drive Modes 
(1) Single shooting
(2) Continuous shooting
(3) Silent single shooting
(4) Silent continuous shooting
* Single silent shooting and continuous silent shooting are not possible when Basic Zone is selected, during Live View shooting, or when using AI Servo AF or AI Focus AF.
(5) 10-sec. self-timer/Remote control
(6) 2-sec. self-timer
(7) Continuous shooting after 10-sec. self-timer (2 to 10 shots)

Continuous Shooting Speed 
High-speed continuous shooting: Max. approx. 4.0 fps
* With One-Shot AF or AI Servo AF

Silent continuous shooting: Max. approx. 2.5 fps
* One-Shot AF only

Maximum Burst 
Based on 8GB memory Card:

JPEG Large/Fine: Approx. 28 Shots

RAW: Approx. 7 Shots

RAW+JPEG Large/Fine: 4 Shots 

Based on UHS-I memory card:

JPEG Large/Fine: Approx. 1140 Shots

RAW: Approx. 8 Shots

RAW + JPEG Large/Fine: 4 Shots
* Figures are based on Canon's testing standards (ISO 100 and Standard Picture Style).
* At ISO 12800, maximum burst will greatly decrease due to internal processing.

Live View Functions

Shooting Modes 
Still photo shooting and video shooting

Focusing 
(1) AF operation of the Hybrid CMOS AF, One-shot AF
i. Face Detection plus Tracking AF
ii. FlexiZone - Multi
* 31 zones
* AF at the touched zone
iii. FlexiZone - Single

(2) TTL secondary image-forming, phase-difference detection with AF operation, One-shot AF
i. Manual selection
ii. Auto selection
* Automatically set in Basic Zone modes

(3) Manual focus
* Manual focusing by enlarging images by approx. five to ten times

Metering Modes 
Real-time evaluative metering with image sensor.
(1) Evaluative metering (315 zones)
(2) Partial metering (approx. 10.3% of Live View screen)
(3) Spot metering (approx. 2.6% of Live View screen)
(4) Center-weighted average metering
* AE lock possible. The active metering time can be changed.

Metering Range 
EV 0 to EV 20 (At room temperature, 50mm f/1.4 lens, ISO 100)

Grid Display 
Two grids provided:
(1) Grid 1: Pair of vertical and horizontal lines
(2) Grid 2: 5 vertical and 3 horizontal lines

Exposure Simulation 
Provided

Silent Shooting 
Provided

Video Shooting

File Format 
MOV: 
Movie: MPEG-4 AVC / H.264
* Variable (average) bit rate
Audio: Linear PCM
* Meta information is embedded in the MOV file (no separate THM file)

File Size 
Recording Size: 

[Full HD]
1920 x 1080 (30 fps/25 fps/24 fps): 330 MB/min. 
[HD]
1280 x 720 (60 fps/50fps): 330 MB/min. 
[SD]
640 x 480 (30 fps/25fps): 82.5 MB/min.
* If the file size exceeds 4GB, a new file will be automatically created.
** SD Class 6 or higher required.

Frame Rates 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD): 30p (29.97) / 24p (23.976) / 25p

1280 x 720 (HD): 60p (59.94) / 50p

640 x 480 (SD): 30p (29.97) / 25p

Continuous Shooting Time 
Based on 8GB Memory Card:
[1920 x 1080] 30 fps/25 fps/24 fps: 22 min. 
[1280 x 720] 60 fps/50 fps: 22 min. 
[640 x 480] 30 fps/25 fps: 1 hr. 32 min. 

Based on 16GB Memory Card:
[1920 x 1080] 30 fps/25 fps/24 fps: 44 min. 
[1280 x 720] 60 fps/50 fps: 44 min. 
[640 x 480] 30 fps/25 fps: 3 hr. 4 min.
* If recording time reaches 29 min. 59 sec., movie shooting stops automatically.

Focusing 
(1) One-shot AF
(2) Servo AF
(3) Manual Focus
* Magnify the image by approx. 5x or appox. 10x and focus manually.

AF using AF point selection:
i. Face Detection plus Tracking AF
ii. FlexiZone - Multi
* 31 zones
* AF at the touched zone
iii. FlexiZone - Single

Range 
8 bit, 0 - 255

Exposure Control 
(1) Program AE for movie shooting
* In Basic Zone modes, P, Av, and Tv modes
* Shutter speed 1/30 - 1/4000 sec. (Signal accumulation time), aperture, and ISO speed automatically set.

(2) Manual exposure
* Shutter speed (signal accumulation time), aperture, and ISO speed (auto/manual) manually set. The shutter speed (signal accumulation time) is limited to 1/4000 sec. at the maximum and to 1/30 sec. at the minimum for 24/25/30 fps or 1/60 sec. or higher for 50/60 fps.

Exposure Compensation 
Provided (±3 stops in 1/3-stop increments)
* For movies, exposure compensation will not be applied beyond ±3 stops even if the exposure compensation has been set beyond ±3 stops.
* For still photo shooting, the exposure compensation can be set and applied up to ±5 stops.

LCD Monitor

Type 
TFT color, liquid-crystal monitor with Touch Panel LCD (capacitive type)

Monitor Size 
Wide 3.0-inch (Screen aspect ratio of 3:2)
7.7cm diagonal (6.4cm wide, 4.3cm high)

Pixels 
Approx. 1,040,000 dots

Coverage 
Approx. 100%

Brightness Control 
Adjustable to one of seven brightness levels

Coating 
Anti-smudge coating

Interface Languages 
25 (English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Portuguese, Finnish, Italian, Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish, Greek, Russian, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Romanian, Ukrainian, Turkish, Arabic, Thai, Simplified/Traditional Chinese, Korean, Japanese)

Playback

Display Format 
(1) Single image display

  • Single image, basic information, detailed information, histogram display
(2) Index display
  • 4/9/36/100 images
(3) Jump display (Image jump w/ Main Dial)
  • 1/10/100 images, by date, by folder, movies only, stills only, by rating

Highlight Alert 
On the detailed information and histogram displays, highlight areas with no image data will blink.

Histogram 
Brightness / RGB

Quick Control Function

Items 
During shooting: 
When you press the Quick Control function button under the following conditions, you can set the functions below:

*The settable functions depend on the shooting mode

(1) With viewfinder shooting:

Shutter speed, aperture, ISO speed, exposure compensation/ AEB, flash exposure compensation, Picture Style, White balance, White balance correction/White balance bracketing, Auto Lighting Optimizer, Metering mode, AF operation, Drive mode/Self-timer, image-recording quality, Flash firings, Ambience-based shots, Light/scene-based shots, Extra Effect Shot, Background blurring, Special scene modes, and Color tone.

(2) With Live View shooting:

AF method, Drive mode/Self-timer, Metering mode, image-recording quality, White balance, Picture Style, Auto Lighting Optimizer, Creative Filter, Flash firing, Ambience-based shots, Light/scene-based shots, Extra Effect Shot, Special scene modes, and Color tone.

(3) With video shooting:

AF method, Drive mode/Self-timer, image-recording quality, movie-recording size, video snapshot, White balance, Picture Style, Auto Lighting Optimizer, and Miniature effect movie. 

During Playback:
When you press the Quick Control function button under the following conditions, you can set the functions below:
(1) During still photo playback:
Image protect, image rotate, rating, Creative Filters, resize, Cropping, and image jump with Main Dial
(2) During movie playback:
Image protect, rating, and image jump with Main Dial

Image Protection and Erase

Protection 
Erase protection can be applied/canceled for a single image, all images in a folder, or all images on the card

Erase 
Erase single image, erase selected images, erase all images in folder, erase all images on a card, or erase only unprotected images

Direct Printing

Compatible Printers 
PictBridge-compatible printers

Printable Images 
RAW, JPEG, and RAW+JPEG images complying to Design rule for Camera File System
* Movies cannot be printed.

DPOF: Digital Print Order Format

DPOF 
Complies to DPOF Version 1.1

Direct Image Transfer

Compatible Images 
Not Provided

Customization

Custom Functions 
Eight Custom Functions with 24 settings settable with the camera

Custom Controls 
Not Provided

My Menu Registration 
Up to six top-tier menu options and Custom Function settings can be registered

Interface

USB Terminal 
For personal computer communication and PictBridge (Hi-Speed USB)

Video Out Terminal 
HDMI mini OUT terminal:
Type C (Switches automatically to suit the resolution)
Video output: 1080/60i, 1080/50i, 480/60p, 576/50p
* Switches automatically to 1, 2, 3, or 4 to suit the TV

Extension System Terminal 
Not Provided

Power Source

Battery 
Battery Pack LP-E12 x 1
* With the AC Adapter Kit ACK-E15, AC power is possible.

Battery Life 
1) Camera body only

Shooting MethodTemperatureShooting Conditions
AE 100%AE 50%, FA 50%
Viewfinder ShootingAt 73°F / 23°CApprox. 480 shotsApprox. 380 shots
At 32°F / 0°CApprox. 420 shotsApprox. 350 shots
Live View ShootingAt 73°F / 23°CApprox. 160 shotsApprox. 150 shots
At 32°F / 0°CApprox. 150 shotsApprox. 140 shots

Battery Check 
Automatic battery level check when power is turned ON.

Battery level indicated in one of four levels on LCD monitor.

Power Saving 
Power turns off after the set time of non-operation elapses

* [Auto power off] settable to 30 sec., 1 min., 2 min., 4 min., 8 min., 15 min. or disable

Date/Time Battery 
Built-in secondary battery. When fully-charged, the date/time can be maintained for about three months.

Start-up Time 
Approx. 0.1 sec. (Based on CIPA testing standards)

Dimensions and Weight

Dimensions (W x H x D) 
Approx. 4.60 x 3.57 x 2.74 in.1 / 116.8 x 90.7 x 69.4mm1

1(Weight specifications and dimensions are for camera body only; does not include battery or memory card.)

Weight 
Approx. 14.36 oz. / 407g (CIPA standard)
Approx. 13.06 oz.1 / 370g1 (Body only)

1(Weight specifications and dimensions are for camera body only; does not include battery or memory card.)

Operating Environment

Working Temperature Range 
32-104°F/0-40°C

Working Humidity Range 
85% or less

All data are based on Canon's Standard Test Method. Subject to change without notice. 

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