Canon EOS 5D Mark II Digital SLR Camera
The new Canon 5D MarkII is an awesome camera. It has great image quality with its full-frame CMOS sensor with approx. 21.1 megapixels, remarkably low-noise performance from ISO 50 to 25600, the first digital EOS SLR to offer recording of Full HD video in Live View Mode with sound, and much, much more. Check out the specs below.
Canon EOS 5D MarkII Digital Camera Specifications
(Suggested retail price: $2499.00 Body Only)
Type Type Digital, single-lens reflex, AF/AE camera Recording Media CF Card Type I and II, UDMA-compliant CF cards, via external media (USB v.2.0 hard drive, via optional Wireless File Transmitter WFT-E4A) Image Sensor Size 36.0mm x 24.0mm (35mm Full-frame) Compatible Lenses Canon EF lenses Lens Mount Canon EF mount
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Image Sensor Type High-sensitivity, high-resolution, large single-plate CMOS sensor Pixels Effective pixels: Approx. 21.1 megapixels Total Pixels Total pixels: Approx. 22.0 megapixels Aspect Ratio 3:2 (Horizontal: Vertical) Color Filter System RGB primary color filters Low-pass Filter Fixed position in front of the CMOS sensor Dust Deletion feature (1) Automatic sensor cleaning (2) Manual cleaning of sensor (3) Dust Delete Data appended to the captured image
Recording System Recording Format Design rule for Camera File System 2.0 Image Type Still: JPEG, RAW (14-bit, Canon original), sRAW1, sRAW2, RAW+JPEG Video: MOV File Size (1) Large/Fine: Approx. 6.1MB (5616 x 3744 pixels) (2) Large/Nomal: Approx. 3.0MB (5616 x 3744 pixels) (3) Medium/Fine: Approx. 3.6MB (4080 x 2720 pixels) (4) Medium/Normal: Approx. 1.9MB (4080 x 2720 pixels) (5) Small/Fine: Approx. 2.1MB (2784 x 1856 pixels) (6) Small/Normal: Approx. 1.0MB (2784 x 1856 pixels) (7) RAW: Approx. 25.8MB (5616 x 3744 pixels) (8) sRAW 1: Approx. 14.8MB (3861 x 2574 pixels) (9) sRAW 2: Approx. 10.8MB (2784 x 1856 pixels) Exact file sizes depend on the subject, ISO speed, Picture Style, etc. Recording Functions With the WFT-E4A attached, image recording to the CF card and to the USB external media connected to the WFT-E4A will be possible as follows: (1) Standard (2) Automatic switching of recording media (3) Separate recordings according to image-recording quality (4) Recording images having the same size Backup Recording Enabled with WFT-E4A attached File Numbering Consecutive numbering, auto reset, manual reset. Possible to create new folders and select folders in the CF card RAW + JPEG Provided (RAW/sRAW+JPEG also possible) Simultaneous Recording Color Space sRGB, Adobe RGB Picture Style Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Neutral, Faithful, Monochrome, User Def. 1-3
Image Processing Type Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten Light, White Fluorescent Light, Flash, Custom, Color Temperature setting Auto White Balance Auto white balance with the image sensor Color Temperature White balance correction: ±9 stops in full-stop increments Compensation White balance bracketing: ±3 stops in full-stop increments Blue/amber direction or magenta/green direction possible Color Temperature Provided Information Transmission
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Viewfinder Type Eye-level pentaprism Coverage Vertical/Horizontal approx. 98% Magnification Approx. 0.71x (-1m-1 with 50mm lens at infinity) Eyepoint Approx. 21mm (from eyepiece lens center) Built-in Dioptric -3.0 to +1.0m-1 (diopter) Adjustment Focusing Screen Interchangeable (Eg-D: Grid lines, Eg-S [point of Focus], Eg-A standard focusing screen provided Mirror Quick-return half mirror (transmission: reflection ratio of 40:60, no mirror cutoff with EF600mm f/4L IS USM or shorter lenses) Viewfinder AF information (AF points, focus confirmation light), Information Exposure information (shutter speed, aperture, ISO speed, AE lock, exposure level, spot metering circle), Flash information (flash ready, flash exposure compensation, High-speed sync, FE lock), Image information (Highlight tone priority, monochrome shooting, maximum burst, white balance correction, CF card information), battery information Depth-of-Field Enabled with depth-of-field preview button Preview
Autofocus Type TTL-CT-SIR AF-dedicated CMOS sensor AF Points 9 AF Points (1 Cross Type) + 6 AF Assist Points Metering Range EV -0.5-18 (at 73°F/23°C, ISO 100) Focusing Modes Auto, One-Shot AF, Predictive AI Servo AF, AI Focus AF, Manual focusing (MF) AF Point Selection Automatic selection, manual selection Selected AF Point Superimposed in viewfinder and indicated on LCD panel Display AF-assist Beam When an external EOS-dedicated Speedlite is attached to the camera, the AF-assist beam from the Speedlite will be emitted when necessary.
Exposure Control Metering Modes 35-zone TTL full-aperture metering * Evaluative metering (linkable to any AF point) * Partial metering (approx. 8% of viewfinder at center) * Spot metering (approx. 3.5% of viewfinder at center) * Center-weighted average metering Metering Range EV 1-20 (at 73°F/23°C with EF50mm f/1.4 USM lens, ISO 100) Exposure Control Program AE (Shiftable), Shutter-priority AE, Aperture-priority AE, Creative Auto, Full auto, Manual exposure, E-TTL II autoflash program AE ISO Speed ISO 100-6400 (in 1/3-stop or 1-stop increments) (Recommended ISO 100-3200 set automatically Exposure Index) Extension settable (with C.Fn.I-3-1): ISO 50(L), 12800(H1), 25600(H2) High Tone Priority settable: ISO 200-6400 Exposure Manual: ±2 stops in 1/3 or 1/2-stop increments(can be combined w/AEB) Compensation AE Lock Auto: Applied in One-Shot AF mode with evaluative metering when focus is achieved Manual: By AE lock button
Shutter Type Vertical-travel, mechanical, Electronically-controlled, focal-plane shutter Shutter Speeds 1/8000 to 1/60 sec., X-sync at 1/200 sec. 1/8000 to 30 sec., bulb (Total shutter speed range. Available range varies by shooting mode) Shutter Release Soft-touch electromagnetic release Self-timer 10-sec. or 2-sec. delay Remote Control Remote control with N3-type terminal. (Wireless remote controller RC-1/RC-5 can also be used.)
External Speedlite Zooming to Match Provided Focal Length Compatible Flash EX-series Speedlites Flash Metering E-TTL II autoflash Flash Exposure ±2 stops in 1/3- or 1/2-stop increments Compensation FE Lock Provided External Flash Flash function settings, Flash C.Fn settings Settings
Drive System Drive Modes Single, Continuous, and Self-timer (10-sec. or 2-sec. delay) Continuous Shooting Max. 3.9 shots/sec. Speed Maximum Burst JPEG (Large/Fine): approx. 78 (CF)/approx. 310 (UDMA CF) RAW: approx. 13/approx. 14 (UDMA CF) RAW+JPEG (Large/Fine): approx. 8 (CF/UDMA CF) Based on Canon's testing standards with a 2GB CF card, continuous shooting, ISO 100 and Standard Picture Style Varies depending on the subject, CF card brand, image-recording quality, ISO speed, drive mode, Picture Style, etc.
Live View Functions Shooting Modes Still photo shooting and video shooting Focusing Quick mode (Phase-difference detection) Live mode/Face Detection Live mode (Contrast detection) Manual focusing (5x/10x magnification possible) Metering Modes Evaluative metering with the image sensor (still photos) Center-weighted average metering (video) Metering Range EV 0-20 (at 73°F/23°C with EF 50mm f/1.4 USM lens, ISO 100) Grid Display Provided (Two-type grid displays) Exposure Simulation Provided Silent Shooting Provided (Mode 1 and 2)
LCD Monitor Type TFT color, liquid-crystal monitor Monitor Size 3.0 in. Dots Approx. 920,000 (VGA) Coverage Approx. 100% (viewing angle: approx. 170°) Brightness Auto, 7 levels provided Adjustment Interface Languages 25 (English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Portuguese, Finnish, Italian, Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish, Greek, Russian, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Romanian, Ukraine, Turkish, Arabic, Thai, Simplified/Traditional Chinese, Korean, Japanese)
Image Playback Display Format Single image, Single image + Image-recording quality/shooting information, histogram, 4- or 9-image index, magnified view (approx. 1.5x-10x), rotated image (auto/manual), image jump (by 10/100 images, index screen, by shooting date, by folder), slide show (all images/selected by date/folder) Highlight Warning Provided (Overexposed highlights blink)
Image Protection and Erase Protect Single images can be erase-protected or not Erase Single image, check-marked images or all images in the CF card can be erased (except protected images)
Direct Printing Compatible Printers PictBridge-compatible printers Printable Images JPEG images compliant to Design rule for Camera File System (DPOF printing possible) and RAW/sRAW images captured with the EOS 5D Mark II Easy Print feature Provided
DPOF: Digital Print Order Format DPOF Version 1.1 compatible
Direct Image Transfer Compatible Images JPEG and RAW images Only JPEG images can be transferred as wallpaper on the personal computer screen
Customization Custom Functions Total 25 Camera User Register under Mode Dial's C1, C2 and C3 positions Settings My Menu Provided Registration
Interface USB Terminal For personal computer communication and direct printing (USB 2.0 Hi-Speed) Video Out Terminal (1) Video OUT terminal: NTSC/PAL selectable (2) HDMI mini OUT terminal Extension System For connection to WFT-E4A Terminal
Power Source Battery One Battery Pack LP-E6 AC power can be supplied via AC Adapter Kit ACK-E6 with Battery Grip BG-E6 attached. Battery Check Auto Power Saving Provided. Power turns off after 1, 2, 4, 8, 15 or 30 min. Date/Time Battery One CR1616 lithium-ion battery Start-up Time Approx. 0.1 sec.
Dimensions and Weight Dimensions (WxHxD) Approx. 6.0 x 4.5 x 3.0 in./152.0 x 113.5 x 75.0mm Weight Approx. 28.6 oz./810g (body only)
Operating Environment Working Temperature 32-104°F/0-40°C Range Working Humidity 85% or less Range Note: All the specifications above are based on Canon's testing standards. The camera's specifications and exterior are subject to change without notice.