EOS Rebel T2

EOS 35mm SLR Cameras
Item Code: 9426A001


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
Lens MountCanon EF mount (electric signal transfer system)
TypeSLR-type, eye-level roof prism mirror
Picture Coverage90% vertical and horizontal coverage of actual picture area
Magnification0.7x magnification with 50mm lens at infinity
Dioptric Adjustment-2.5 - +0.5 dpt. Adjustable by user
Focusing ScreenFixed, full-surface new laser-matte screen marked with focusing points
MirrorQuick-return half mirror
Viewfinder InformationShutter speed (If unsuitable, blinks at 2 Hz as a warning), Aperture (If unsuitable, blinks at 2 Hz as a warning), AE lock/FE lock Indicator (Partial metering at center), Exposure level scale with dot indicators in 1/2 stop increments. (+/-2 stops), 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)
Depth-of-Field PreviewEnabled with depth-of-field preview button
Type7-point AF
Focusing Point SelectionThe focusing point can be selected by camera (Automatic) or by user (manual); manual AF point selection possible M, P, Tv, Av, and M exposure mode only
Focus ModesUser-selectable M, P, Tv, Av, and M exposure mode; in other modes, set automatically by camera
1. One-Shot AF: camera locks focus in stationary subjects
2. AI Servo AF: camera continually tracks moving subjects
3. AI Focus AF: camera assesses subject, and automatically selects One-Shot AF or AI Servo AF.
Focus OperationAutofocus is activated by pressing the shutter button halfway
AF Working RangeEV 1-18 (at ISO 100)
AF Assist MethodVia built-in flash: pulses repeatedly low light if flash is raised.
Exposure Control
Metering Modes1. TTL full-aperture metering using a 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 II: 35-zone preflash metering using Speedlite 550EX, 420EX, 220EX or EX series Macro flashes MR-14EX or MT-24EX. EX series Speedlites or built-in flash required.
Metering RangeEV 1-20 (with 50mm f1.4 lens at ISO 100)
Exposure Modes1. Intelligent program AE with variable shift (P)
2. Shutter speed-priority AE (Tv)
3. Aperture-priority AE (Av)
4. Auto DEP (A-DEP)
5. Full Auto (Intelligent program AE, unshiftable)
6. Programmed Image Zone Modes: Portrait, Landscape, Close-up, Sports, Night Portrait and Flash Off
7. E-TTL II program flash AE
8. Metered manual
Multiple ExposureUp to 9 exposures can be preset. Automatically clears upon completion. Cancellable midway
Exposure Compensation1. Auto Exposure Bracketing (AEB) up to +/-3 EV in 1/2 stops
2. Manual exposure compensation up to +/-3 EV in 1/2 stops.
3. Available 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 1/4000 sec., Bulb; X-sync at 1/125
TypeBuilt-in E-TTL II autoflash for high-precision, stable flash exposures (FE Flash enabled)
Flash AE Controls13m/42.6 ft. (ISO 100)
Flash Coverage AngleCovers the angle of view of 28mm lens
Flash Duration1ms or less
Recycling TimeApprox. 2 seconds. The icon lights in the viewfinder when ready
Color TemperatureEquivalent to daylight
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 cover closure, the film automatically winds to end of roll. As pictures are taken, film is rewound one frame at a time back into cassette.
Film Speed SettingISO 25-5000 automatically set in 1/3 stop increments according to DX code. Can also be set manually from ISO 6-6400 in 1/3 stop increments
Film TransportSingle-frame advance or continuous advance set automatically according to the picture-taking mode
Film WindOne of two modes can be set: Single Frame and Continuous. (In Continuous Mode, with AF locked, approximately 3.0 fps and in AI Servo AF Mode, approximately 2.8 fps)
Film RewindAutomatically rewinds at the end of roll. Mid-roll rewinding possible
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. Battery level is indicated in one of four levels.
Size (W x H x D)5.1 x 3.5 x 2.5 in./130 x 90 x 64mm
Weight12.9 oz./365g (without batteries)
Date/Time ImprintDay/Month/Year, Month/Day/Year, Year/Month/Date, Date/Hour/Minute (Only available with the EOS Rebel T2 Date model)