18.0 Megapixel CMOS sensor and DIGIC 4 Imaging Processor for high image quality and speed.
ISO 100 - 6400 (expandable to 12800) for shooting from bright to dim light.
Improved EOS HD Video mode with
manual exposure control, expanded recording, Movie Crop recording in 640
x 480, sound recording level adjustment and an external microphone IN
terminal for access to improved sound quality.
Vari-angle 3.0-inch Clear View LCD
monitor for shooting at low angles and 1,040,000-dot VGA with reflection
reduction using multi coating and high-transparency materials for
bright and clear viewing.
5.3 fps continuous shooting up to approx. 58 Large/JPEGs and 16 RAW.
96% viewfinder coverage allowing you to see more of your image in the viewfinder.
Enhanced iFCL 63-zone, Dual-layer
metering system; and 9-point AF system utilizing a high-precision, f/2.8
cross-type center point.
New convenient in-camera features allow you to convert RAW images into JPEGs and set the images to a 3:2 aspect ratio.
Compatibility with SD/SDHC/SDXC memory cards.
Compatible with the full line of Canon EF and EF-S lenses.
APS-C Digital SLR
Max. Image Resolution
CMOS 22.3 x 14.9mm
Canon DIGIC 4
Dust Reduction System
Self Cleaning Sensor Unit
Dust Delete Data appended to the captured image
Manual cleaning of sensor
Still Image Size
Large/Fine: Approx. 17.90 Megapixels (5184 x 3456)
Medium/Fine: Approx. 8.00 Megapixels (3456 x 2304)
Small 1/Normal: Approx. 4.50 Megapixels (2592 x 1728)
Small 2/Fine: Approx. 2.50 Megapixels (1920 x 1280)
Small 3/Fine: Approx. 0.35 Megapixels (720 x 480)
RAW: Approx. 17.90 Megapixels (5184 x 3456)
M-RAW: Approx. 10.10 Megapixels (3888 x 2592)
S-RAW: Approx. 4.50 Megapixels (2592 x 1728)
Still Image Formats
RAW + JPEG
Movie Size and Recording
1920 x 1080 Full HD video at frame rates of 30 (29.97 fps), 24 (23.976 fps) and 25.0 frames per second,
1280 x 720 (50/60 fps)
640 x 480 (50/60 fps)
Canon EF mount
Canon EF lenses (including EF-S lenses)
TTL-CT-SIR AF-dedicated CMOS sensor
9 (Cross-type, Center AF point with dual cross sensor for f/2.8)
Automatic selection, manual selection
Auto Focus Modes
Predictive AI Servo AF
AI Focus AF
Manual focusing (MF)
Evaluative metering (linkable to all AF points)
Partial metering (approx. 6.5% of viewfinder at center)
Spot metering (approx. 2.8% of viewfinder at center)
Center-Weighted average metering
AE Lock and AE Bracketing
Auto AE lock - In the One-Shot AF mode with evaluative metering, AE lock takes effect when focus is achieved.
Manual AE lock - With AE lock button. (AE lock is updated each time you press the button.) Enabled in all metering modes.
Manual: ±5 stops in 1/3- or 1/2-stop increments
AEB: ±3 stops in 1/3- or 1/2-stop increments
* Indicated up to ±3 stops on the LCD panel and in the viewfinder.
ISO 100 - 6400 (in 1/3-stop or whole-stop increments)
ISO 12800 can be enabled with a Custom Function.
focal-plane shutter with all speeds electronically-controlled 1/8000 to
1/60 sec., X-sync at 1/250 sec.
1/8000 to 30 sec., bulb
White Fluorescent Light
Color Temperature setting
Coverage : Vertical/Horizontal approx. 96%
Magnification : Approx. 0.95x (-1m-1 with 50mm lens at infinity) / 27.0° angle of view
Eye Point : Approx. 22mm (At -1m-1 from eyepiece lens center)
Dioptric Adjustment Correction : -3.0 to +1.0m-1 (diopter)
3.0" TFT color LCD
Coverage Approx. 100%
Viewing angle: Approx. 160°
Auto pop-up, retractable, built-in flash in the pentaprism
Guide Number : 43/13 (ISO 100, in feet/meters)
Flash Exposure Compensation : Up to ±3 stops in 1/3- or 1/2-stop increments
E-TTL II autoflash
Flash function settings, Flash C.Fn settings
Live View shooting
Remote Live View shooting (with a personal computer installed with EOS Utility)
Live mode - One-point, contrast AF. Switching to another AF point possible.
Face Detection Live mode - Face Detection, Contrast AF. Face selectable.
Quick mode - Nine-point, phase-difference AF, same as normal shooting.
Manual focus - Magnify the image by 5x or 10x and focus manually.