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SETUP & TROUBLESHOOTING
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High-sensitivity, high-resolution, large single-plate CMOS sensor
Effective pixels: Approx. 18.00 Megapixels
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) Self-Cleaning Sensor Unit
(2) Dust Delete Data appended to the captured image
(3) Manual cleaning of sensor
Design rule for Camera File System 2.0 and Exif 2.21
Still: JPEG, RAW (14-bit, Canon original), RAW+JPEG
Video: MOV (Image data: H.264, Audio: Linear PCM)
(1) Large/Fine: Approx. 6.4MB (5184 x 3456 pixels)
(2) Large/Normal: Approx. 3.2MB (5184 x 3456 pixels)
(3) Medium/Fine: Approx. 3.4MB (3456 x 2304 pixels)
(4) Medium/Normal: Approx. 1.7MB (3456 x 2304 pixels)
(5) Small/Fine: Approx. 2.2MB (2592 x 1728 pixels)
(6) Small/Normal: Approx. 1.1MB (2592 x 1728 pixels)
(7) RAW: Approx. 24.5MB (5184 x 3456 pixels)
Exact file sizes depend on the subject, ISO speed, Picture Style, etc.
Continuous numbering, auto reset, manual reset
sRGB, Adobe RGB selectable
Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Neutral, Faithful, Monochrome, User Defined 1-3
Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten Light, White Fluorescent Light, Flash, Custom
|Color Temperature Compensation||
White balance correction: ±9 stops in full-stop increments
White balance bracketing: ±3 stops in full-stop increments
Blue/amber direction or magenta/green direction possible
|Color Temperature Information Transmission||
Eye-level SLR (with pentamirror)
Vertical/Horizontal approx. 95%
Approx. 0.87x (with 50mm lens at infinity, -1 m-1 (dpt))
Approx. 19mm (from eyepiece lens center)
|Dioptric Adjustment Correction||
-3.0 to +1.0m-1 (diopter)
Fixed, Precision Matte
Quick-return half mirror (transmission: reflection ratio of 40:60, no mirror cut-off with EF600mm f/4L IS USM or shorter lenses)
AF points and focus confirmation light
Shutter speed, aperture, ISO speed (always displayed), AE lock, exposure level, spot metering circle, exposure warning
Flash ready, flash exposure compensation, high-speed sync, FE lock, red-eye reduction light
Highlight tone priority (D+), monochrome shooting, maximum burst (1-digitdisplay), white balance correction, SD card information
|Depth Of Field Preview||
Enabled with depth-of-field preview button
TTL-CT-SIR AF-dedicated CMOS sensor
9 AF points (center AF point is cross-type)
Auto, One-Shot AF, Predictive AI Servo AF, AI Focus AF, Manual Focusing (MF)
|AF Point Selection||
Automatic selection, manual selection
|Selected AF Point Display||
Superimposed in viewfinder and indicated on LCD monitor
|AF Assist Beam||
Intermittent firing of built-in flash
Effective range: Approx. 4.0m/13.1 ft. at center, approx. 3.5m/11.5 ft. at periphery. When EOS-dedicated Speedlite attached, the Speedlite's AF-assist beam is emitted instead.
63-zone TTL full-aperture meteringEvaluative metering (linkable to any AF point)Partial metering (approx. 9% of viewfinder at center)Spot metering (approx. 4% of viewfinder at center)Center-weighted average metering
EV 1-20 (at 73°F/23°C with EF 50mm f/1.4 USM lens, ISO 100)
|ISO Speed Range||
ISO 100,6400 (in 1-stop increments), H: 12800
Basic Zone modes: ISO 100,3200 set automatically
Manual: ±5 stops in 1/3- or 1/2-stop increments (can be combined with AEB)
(1) Auto AE lock
* In the One-Shot AF mode with evaluative metering, AE lock takes effect when focus is achieved.
(2) Manual AE lock
* With AE lock button. (AE lock is updated each time you press the button.)
Enabled in all metering modes.
Vertical-travel, mechanical, focal-plane shutter with all speeds electronically controlled1/4000 sec. to 1/60 sec., X-sync at 1/200 sec.
1/4000 sec. to 30 sec., bulb (Total shutter speed range. Available range varies by shooting mode)Soft-touch electromagnetic release10-sec. or 2-sec. delay or 10-sec. delay plus continuous shootingRemote Switch RS-60E3
Remote Controller RC-1/RC-5/RC-6
Vertical-travel, mechanical, focal-plane shutter with all speeds electronically controlled
1/4000 sec. to 1/60 sec., X-sync at 1/200 sec.
1/4000 sec. to 30 sec., bulb (Total shutter speed range. Available range varies by shooting mode)
Soft-touch electromagnetic release
10-sec. or 2-sec. delay or 10-sec. delay plus continuous shooting
Remote Switch RS-60E3
Remote Controller RC-1/RC-5/RC-6
Retractable, auto pop-up flash
13/43 (ISO 100, in meters/feet)
Approx. 3 sec.
|Flash Ready Indicator||
Flash-ready icon lights in viewfinder
Up to 17mm lens focal length (equivalent to 27mm in 135 format)
|Flash Exposure Compensation||
±2 stops in 1/3- or 1/2-stop increments
Flash exposure compensation for built-in flash and Speedlite can be set with the camera.
Single, continuous, self-timer (10 sec. or 2 sec. delay)/remote control
|Continuous Shooting Speed||
Max. 3.7 shots/sec. (with One-Shot AF or AI Servo AF)
JPEG (Large/Fine): Approx. 34, RAW: Approx. 6
Based on Canon's testing standards with a 2GB SD memory card, ISO 100 and Standard Picture Style
Varies depending on the subject, SD memory card brand, image-recording quality, etc.
Still photo shooting and video shooting
Autofocus (One-Shot AF): Live mode, Face Detection Live mode, Quick mode; Manual focus (5x or 10x manually)
Real-time evaluative metering with image sensor
EV 0-20 (at 73°F/23°C with EF 50mm f/1.4 USM lens, ISO 100)
Provided (Two grid displays)
TFT color, liquid-crystal monitor
Approx. 1,040,000 dots (VGA)
Viewing angle: 160°
7 levels provided
English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Portuguese, Finnish, Italian,Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish, Greek, Russian, Polish, Czech, Hungarian,Romanian, Ukraine, Turkish, Arabic, Thai, Simplified Chinese, TraditionalChinese, Korean and Japanese
(1) Single image display
- Two types of single-image full display and two types of shooting information display.
(2) Index display
- 4-image index and 9-index image.
(3) Jump display
- 10/100 images, shooting date, movies, stills
Provided (Overexposed highlights blink)
Erase protect (or cancel) each image individually
Single image, selected images or all images in the SD card can be erased (except protected images)
JPEG images compliant to Design rule for Camera File System (DPOF printing possible) and RAW images captured with the EOS Rebel T2i
|Easy Print feature||
Version 1.1 compatible
JPEG and RAW images
Only JPEG images can be transferred as wallpaper on the personal computer screen
|My Menu Registration||
Up to 6 menus, Custom functions and other top-tier options can be registered
One Battery Pack LP-E8
AC power can be supplied via AC Adapter Kit ACK-E8
With Battery Grip BG-E8, AA-size batteries can be used
|Number of Shots||
Number of shots (approx.)
The above figures apply with a fully-charged Battery Pack LP-E8.
The figures above are based on CIPA (Camera & Imaging Products Association) testing standards.
Provided. Power turns off after 30 sec., 1, 2, 4, 8, 15 min.
Built-in secondary battery
Approx. 0.1 sec.
|Dimensions (W x H x D)||
Approx. 5.1 x 3.8 x 3.0 in./128.8 x 97.5 x 75.3mm
Approx. 18.7 oz./530g (CIPA standard, includes battery and memory card.)
|Working Temperature Range||
|Working Humidity Range||
85% or less
EOS DIGITAL CAMERA LIMITED WARRANTY
For The U.S.A. And Canada Only
The limited warranty set forth below is given by Canon U.S.A., Inc. (Canon U.S.A.) in the United States or Canon Canada Inc., (Canon Canada) in Canada with respect to the Canon brand EOS Digital Camera (the “Product”) *, when purchased and used in the United States or Canada. The Product purchased with this limited warranty is the only EOS Digital Camera to which this limited warranty applies.
Canon U.S.A., Inc. and Canon Canada Inc. (collectively "Canon") warrant to the original end-user purchaser, when delivered in new condition in its original container, that the Product will be free from defects in materials and workmanship under normal use and service for a period of one (1) year from the date of original purchase. Product returned to a Canon repair facility and proven to be defective upon inspection will, at Canon’s sole discretion and without charge, be (a) repaired utilizing new, remanufactured, repaired and/or recycled parts; (b) exchanged for a new Product or; (c) exchanged for a refurbished Product, as determined by the Canon repair facility. Warranty exchange or replacement does not extend the original warranty period of the Product.
THIS WARRANTY DOES NOT COVER ANY ACCESSORIES. This limited warranty shall only apply if the Product is used in conjunction with compatible computer equipment and compatible software, as to which items Canon U.S.A. or Canon Canada, shall have no responsibility. Non-Canon brand equipment and software that may be distributed with the Product are sold "as is" and without warranty of any kind by Canon U.S.A. or Canon Canada, including any implied warranty regarding merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, and all such warranties are disclaimed. The sole warranty, if any, with the respect to such non-Canon brand items is given by the manufacturer or producer thereof.
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You may obtain technical support** for your Product as follows:
E-mail support via our Web site at www.canontechsupport.com
Telephone assistance from a Canon U.S.A. Customer Care representative free of charge during regular business hours at 1-800-OK-CANON (1-800-652-2666)
You may obtain technical support* for your Product as follows:
Telephone assistance from a Canon Canada Customer Care representative free of charge during regular business hours at 1-800-OK-CANON (1-800-652-2666)
When you call, have your Product serial number and your date of purchase available to expedite service. A Canon Customer Care representative will attempt to diagnose the nature of the problem and correct it over the telephone. If the problem cannot be corrected over the telephone, you will be asked to follow the applicable procedures for MAIL-IN SERVICE. Note that a dated proof of purchase is required at the time of service. This requirement will be satisfied by providing a copy of your dated bill of sale.
** Technical support program specifics subject to change without notice.
MAIL-IN SERVICE is a program under which your Product is repaired by a Canon U.S.A. or a Canon Canada authorized service center for the Product. Authorized service center information can be obtained by visiting www.canontechsupport.com (US customers only) or by contacting the Canon U.S.A., Customer Care Center or Canon Canada Customer Information Centre at 1-800-OK-CANON (1-800-652-2666). You will be given the name, address and phone number of an authorized service center.
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This limited warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other rights, which vary from state to state (or province to province in Canada).
*The battery pack packaged with the Product carries a separate ninety (90) day limited warranty.
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