Image Sensor

  • Type

    36 x 24 mm CMOS

  • Effective Pixels

    Approx. 22.3 megapixels

  • Total Pixels

    Approx. 23.4 megapixels

  • Aspect Ratio


  • Low-Pass Filter

    Built-in/Fixed with fluorine coating

  • Sensor Cleaning

    EOS integrated cleaning system

  • Colour Filter Type

    Primary Colour

Image Processor

  • Type

    DIGIC 5+


  • Lens Mount

    EF (excludes EF-S lenses)

  • Focal Length

    Equivalent to 1.0x the focal length of the lens


  • Type

    TTL-CT-SIR with a dedicated CMOS sensor

  • AF System / Points

    61 Point / 41 f/4 cross-type AF points inc 5 dual cross type at f/2.8

    The number of cross-type AF points will differ depending on the lens.

  • AF Working Range

    EV -2 - 18 (at 23°C & ISO100)

  • AF Modes

    AI Focus

    One Shot

    AI Servo

  • AF Point Selection

    Automatic selection: 61 point AF

    Manual selection: Single point AF (61, 41 cross type only, 15 or 9 points selectable)

    Manual selection: Spot AF

    Manual selection: AF point Expansion 4 points (up, down, left, right)

    Manual selection: AF point Expansion surrounding 8 points

    Manual selection: Zone AF

    AF points can be selected separately for vertical and horizontal shooting

  • Selected AF Point Display

    Superimposed in viewfinder and indicated on top LCD panel and Quick Control screen

  • AF Lock

    Locked when shutter button is pressed half way in One Shot AF mode or AF-ON button is pressed.

  • AF Assist Beam

    Emitted by optional dedicated Speedlite

  • Manual Focus

    Selected on lens, default in Live View Mode

  • AF Microadjustment

    AF Menu

    +/- 20 steps ( wide and tele setting for Zooms)

    Adjust all lenses by same amount

    Adjust up to 40 lenses individually

    Adjustments remembered for lens by serial number

Exposure Control

  • Metering Modes

    TTL full aperture metering with 63 zone Dual Layer SPC

    (1) Evaluative metering (linked to All AF point)

    (2) Partial metering (approx. 6.2% of viewfinder at centre)

    (3) Spot metering (approx. 1.5% viewfinder at centre)

    (4) Centre weighted average metering

  • Metering Brightness Range

    EV 1 - 20 (at 23°C with 50mm f/1.4 lens ISO100)

  • AE Lock

    Auto: In 1-shot AF mode with evaluative metering exposure is locked when focus is achieved.

    Manual: By AE lock button in creative zone modes.

  • Exposure Compensation

    +/-5 EV in 1/3 or 1/2 stop increments (can be combined with AEB).

  • AEB

    2, 3, 5 or 7 Shots +/-3 EV 1/3 or 1/2 stop increments

  • ISO Sensitivity

    Auto (100-12800), 100-25600 (in 1/3-stop or whole stop increments)

    ISO can be expanded to L: 50, H1: 51200, H2 102400


  • Type

    Electronically-controlled focal-plane shutter

  • Speed

    30-1/8000 sec (1/2 or 1/3 stop increments) + Bulb (Shutter speed range available varies according to shooting mode)

White Balance

  • Type

    Auto white balance with the imaging sensor

  • Settings

    AWB, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, White

    Fluorescent light, Flash, Custom, Colour Temperature Setting.

    White balance compensation:

    1. Blue/Amber +/-9

    2. Magenta/ Green +/-9.

  • Custom White Balance

    Yes, 1 setting can be registered

  • WB Bracketing

    +/-3 levels in single level increments

    3 bracketed images per shutter release.

    Selectable Blue/Amber bias or Magenta/ Green bias.


  • Type


  • Coverage (Vertical/Horizontal)

    Approx. 100%

  • Magnification

    Approx. 0.71x¹

  • Eyepoint

    Approx. 21mm (from eyepiece lens centre)

  • Dioptre Correction

    -3 to +1 m-1 (dioptre)

  • Viewfinder Information

    AF information: AF point, focus confirmation¹, AF status indicator

    Exposure information: Shutter speed, aperture, ISO speed (always displayed), AE lock,

    exposure level, exposure warning

    Flash information: Flash ready, flash exposure compensation, high-speed sync, FE lock,

    red-eye reduction light

    Image information: Highlight tone priority (D+), maximum burst (2-digit display), card

    information, Battery check

    Composition information

    Grid, electronic level, Warning symbol

    Displayed if any of the following is set: Monochrome, white balance

    correction, One-touch recording quality switch, expanded ISO speed, or spot metering

  • Depth of Field Preview

    Yes, with Depth of Field preview button.

  • Eyepiece Shutter

    On strap

LCD Monitor

  • Type

    8.11cm (3.2") Clear View II TFT, approx. 1040K dots

  • Coverage

    Approx. 100%

  • Viewing Angle (Horizontally/Vertically)

    Approx. 170°

  • Coating

    Anti-reflection and Solid Structure

  • Brightness Adjustment

    Adjustable to one of seven levels

  • Display Options

    Grid overlay (x3), Histogram, Aspect ratios, Dual Axis Electronic Level

File Type

  • Still Image Type

    JPEG: Fine, Normal (Exif 2.3 [Exif Print] compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system (2.0),

    RAW: RAW, sRAW1, sRAW2 (14bit, Canon original RAW 2nd edition),

    Digital Print Order Format [DPOF] Version 1.1 compliant

  • RAW+JPEG Simultaneous Recording

    Yes, any combination of RAW + JPEG possible, separate formats to separate cards possible

  • Image Size

    JPEG: (L) 5760 x 3840, (M) 3840 x 2560, (S1) 2880 x 1920, (S2) 1920 x 1280, (S 3)720 x 480

    RAW : (RAW) 5760 x 3840 (M-RAW) 3960 x 2640, (S-RAW) 2880 x 1920

  • Folders

    New folders can be manually created and selected

  • File Numbering

    (1) Consecutive numbering

    (2) Auto reset

    (3) Manual reset

EOS Movie

  • Movie Size

    1920 x 1080 (29.97, 25, 23.976 fps) intra or inter frame

    1280 x 720 (59.94, 50 fps) intra or inter frame

    640 x 480 (59.94, 50 fps) inter frame

  • Movie Length

    Max duration 29min 59sec, Max single file size 4GB