EOS Rebel K2

EOS 35mm SLR Cameras

35mm SLR Camera
Item Code: 9113A001


Main Unit Spec

Type and Major Components
Type35mm focal plane shutter SLR (Single-Lens Reflex) autofocus/ autoexposure camera with built-in motor drive and retractable flash
Compatible LensesCanon EF lenses (Except EF-S)
Lens MountCanon EF mount(electronic signal transfer system)
TypeSLR-type, eye level proof prism mirror
Picture Coverage90% vertical and horizontal coverage of actual picture area
Magnification0.70x magnification with 50mm lens at infinity
Dioptric AdjustmentAdjusted to -1. (18.5 mm eye relief)
Focusing ScreenFixed, full surface new laser-matte screen marked with focusing points.
MirrorQuick-return half mirror.
Viewfinder InformationShutter speed ( if unsuitable, blinks at 2Hz as a warning), Aperture (if unsuitable, blinks at 2Hz as a warning), AE lock or FE lock indicator(partial metering at center), Exposure level scale with dot indicators in 1/2 stop increments (+/- 2stops), Flash ready light (blinks at 2 Hz if flash range is ineffective during Fe lock), High-speed sync indicator (FP flash), In-focus indicator (Blinks at 2 Hz if focus cannot be achieved), AF point selection, Active AF point.
TypeTTL-SIR (Secondary Image Registration) CMOS Sensor.
Focusing Point SelectionThe focusing point can be selected by camera (automatic) or by user (manual).
Focus Modes1. Autofocus: One of the following three AF modes is set automatically depending on the picture-taking mode. The shutter does not release until focus is achieved.
a. One-Shot AF: Autfocus locks when focusing is achieved.
b. Predictive AI Servo AF: Continuously tracks subject movement and achieves focus before the exposure starts.
C. Al Focus AF for automatic switching between One-Shot AF and preditive AF for moving subjects.
2. Manual Focus: Setting the lens' focus mode switch to MF enables manual focusing with the focusing ring.
Focus OperationAutofocus is activated by pressing the shutter button halfway.
AF Working RangeEV 1-18 (at ISO 100)
AF Assist MethodBeam automatically emitted when necessary and aimed at the area covered by the active focus point.
Exposure Control
Metering Modes1. TTL full-aperture metering using 35-zone SPC (Silicon Photocell). Three metering patterns available.
a. 35-zone evaluative metering
b. central partial metering which covers approximately 9.5% of finder area.
c. Center-weighted average metering (Set automatically in M mode.)
2. E-TTL; 7 point, 35 zone pre-flash metering using Speedlite 550EX, 420EX, or 220EX.
3. A-TTL, TTL Flash Metering: off-the-film, 3 zone A-TTL autoflash linked to focusing point, 3 zone TTL autoflash metering.
Metering RangeEV 1-20(with 50mm f/1.4 lens at ISO 100)
Exposure Modes1. Intelligent program AE with variable shift.
2. Shutter speed-priority AE
3. Aperture-priority AE
4. Auto DEP
5. Full Auto (Intelligent program AE, unshiftable.
6. Programed Image Control Modes: Portrait,Landscape, Close-up, Sports, Night Portrait and Flash Off
7. E-TTL program flash AE
8. A-TTL program flash AE
9. TTL program flash AE
10. Metered Manual
Multiple ExposureUp to 9 exposures can be preset. Automatically clears upon completion. Cancellable midway.
Exposure Compensation1. Auto Exposure Bracketing(AEB) up to +/- 2 EV in 1/2 steps.
2. Manual exposure compensation up to +/- 2 EV in 1/2 steps.
3. Unavailable in the Full Auto and Programmed modes.
TypeVertical-travel, focal plane shutter with all speeds electronically controlled. Front and rear shutter curtains both have dedicated electromagnetic release control. (Curtain speed: 6.3ms / 24mm)
Shutter Speeds30 to 1/2000 sec., Bulb; X-sync at 1/90 sec. Can be set in 1/2-stop increments.
TypeBuilt-in, retractable TTL autoflash head in the pentaprism. Auto pop-up and serial-controlled.
Guide Number39 ft. / 12m (ISO 100)
Flash Coverage AngleCovers the angle of view of 28mm lens.
Flash Duration1ms or less
Recycling TimeApproximately 2 seconds. The icon lights in viewfinder when ready.
Color TemperatureEquivalent to daylight.
Shooting Distance Range
EF 28-80mm f/3.5-5.6 II
Wide: 28mm
Tele: 80mm
Negative Film
Reversal Film
Negative Film
Reversal Film
3.0 - 4.6 ft.
3.0 - 9.8 ft.
3.0 - 9.8 ft.
3.0 - 6.9 ft.
3.0 - 19.7 ft.
3.0 - 13.8 ft.
3.0 - 14.1 ft.
3.0 - 9.8 ft.
3.0 - 27.9 ft.
3.9 - 19.7 ft.
3.0 - 19.7 ft.
3.0 - 14.1 ft.
Red-Eye ReductionRed-Eye Reduction lamp lights while the shutter button is pressed halfway and focusing and metering are achieved.
Film Transport
Film LoadingAutomatic prewind system. After film positioning and back over closure, the film automatically winds to the 1st frame.
Film Speed SettingISO 25-5000 automatically set in 1/3 step increments according to DX code. Can also be set manually from ISO 6-6400 in 1/3 step increments.
Film TransportSingle-frame advance or continuous advance set automatically according to the picture-taking mode.
Quiet Film Transport: Film winding sound level approx. 60 dB
Film Transport Confirmation: By up/down counting of frame counter in LCD panel.
Film WindOne of two modes can be set: Single Frame and Continuous. (In Continuous Mode, with AF locked, approx, 1.5 fps.)
Film RewindAutomatically rewinds at the end of roll. Midroll rewinding possible.
Shooting ModesFull Auto, Portrait, Lanscape,Close-up Sports, Night Scene, Flash Off, Intelligent Program AE, SHutter Spped-Priority Are, Aperture-Priority AE, Manual Exposure, Automatic Depth -of-Field AE.
Continuous ShootingApprox 1.5 images/sec
Power Source
BatteryTWO CR2 lithium batteries housed inside the camera grip.
Battery CheckBattery level is displayed by the battery level indicator on the LCD panel. Batter level is indicated in one of four levels.
Shooting Capacity
Ambient Temperature
Shooting Conditions
Flash Not Used
50% With Flash
100% Flash Use
(68° F/20° C)
(4° F/-20° C)
Size (W x H x D)5.1 x 3.5 x 2.5 in. / 130 x 88 x 64mm
Weight12.9 oz. / 365g without batteries
Date/Time Imprint(EOS Rebel K2 Date only) Day/Month/Year, Month/Day/Year, Year/Month/Date, Date/Hour/Minute
All Data are based on Canon's Standard Test Method. Subject to change without notice.