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Canon EOS 300D specifications


International naming • US: Canon Rebel Digital
• Japan: Canon Kiss Digital
• Elsewhere: Canon EOS 300D
List price
Body only:

• US: $899 [check / order]
• UK: £899 [check / order]
• Europe: €1,099
• Japan: 120,000 YEN
Kit including EF-S 18-55 mm lens:

• US: $999 [check / order]
• UK: £999 [check / order]
• Europe: €1,199
Body material Plastic
Sensor • 22.7 x 15.1 mm CMOS sensor
• RGB Color Filter Array
• Built-in fixed low-pass filter
• 6.5 million total pixels (3152 x 2068)
• 6.3 million effective pixels (3072 x 2048)
• 3:2 aspect ratio
Image sizes • 3072 x 2048
• 2048 x 1360
• 1536 x 1024
File formats • RAW (2048 x 1360 JPEG embedded)
• JPEG (EXIF 2.2)
File sizes (approx.) • 3072 x 2048 JPEG Fine: 3.1 MB
• 3072 x 2048 JPEG Normal: 1.8 MB
• 2048 x 1360 JPEG Fine: 1.8 MB
• 2048 x 1360 JPEG Normal: 1.2 MB
• 1536 x 1024 JPEG Fine: 1.4 MB
• 1536 x 1024 JPEG Normal: 0.9 MB
• 3072 x 2048 RAW: 6.0 MB
Color space • sRGB
• Adobe RGB (no parameter adjustment available)
Lenses • Canon EF / EF-S lens mount
• 1.6x field of view crop
Focus modes • Auto Focus
• Manual Focus (switch on lens barrel)
Auto Focus • 7-point TTL
• CMOS sensor
• AF working range: 0.5 - 18 EV (at 20°C, ISO 100)
AF modes No selection available, depends on exposure mode:

• AI Focus AF (Auto, P, Tv, Av, M, Flash Cancel)
• One shot AF (Portrait, Landscape, Macro, Night Scene, A-DEP)
• AI Servo AF (Sports)
AF point selection • Auto
• Manual
Metering • TTL 35 zone SPC
• Metering range: EV 1.0 - 20 EV (at 20°C, ISO 100, 50 mm F1.4)
Metering modes No selection available, depends on exposure mode:

• Evaluative 35-zone (All modes except M)
• Partial 9% at center (Also with AE-Lock in P, Tv, Av, M, A-Dep)
• Center-weighted average (M only)
AE Lock AE lock button
AE Bracketing • +/- 2.0 EV
• 0.3 EV increments
Exposure compen. +/-2.0 EV in 0.3 EV steps
Sensitivity

• Auto (100, 200 or 400)
• ISO 100
• ISO 200
• ISO 400
• ISO 800
• ISO 1600

Shutter • Focal-plane shutter
• 30 - 1/4000 sec (0.3 EV steps)
• Flash X-Sync: 1/200 sec
• Bulb
Aperture values • F1.0 - F91 (0.3 EV steps)
• Actual aperture range depends on lens used
White balance  • Auto
 • Daylight
 • Shade
 • Cloudy
 • Tungsten
 • Fluorescent
 • Flash
 • Custom
WB Bracketing +/-3 levels
Processing params • Parameter 1 (sRGB) * - Default
• Parameter 2 (sRGB)
• Standard (sRGB)
• Adobe RGB
• Set 1 (sRGB)
• Set 2 (sRGB)
• Set 3 (sRGB)
* Contrast +1, Sharpness +1, Saturation +1
Custom params • Contrast (+/-2)
• Sharpness (+/-2)
• Saturation (+/-2)
• Color tone (+/-2)
Viewfinder • Pentamirror
• 95% frame coverage
• Magnification: 0.88x (-1 diopter with 50 mm lens at infinity)
• Eyepoint: 20 mm
• Dioptric adjustment: -3.0 to +1.0 diopter
• Fixed laser matte screen
Viewfinder info • AF points
• AF/FE lock
• AEB
• Shutter Speed
• Aperture
• Exposure Level / Compensation
• Max. burst
• AF/MF focus confirmation
• CF warning
LCD monitor • 1.8" TFT LCD
• 118,000 pixels
• 5 brightness levels
• 10x zoom playback
Record review • Off
• On
• On (Info, inc. histogram)
• 2 / 4 / 8 sec / Hold
Flash • Auto pop-up E-TTL auto flash
• Guide number approx 13
• Modes: Auto, Manual Flash On/ Off, Red-Eye Reduction
• X-Sync: 1/200 sec
• No flash exposure compensation for internal flash
External flash • E-TTL auto flash with EX-series Speedlites
• Flash exposure compensation only on flash control panel
(No PC Sync terminal)
Shooting modes

• Auto
• Depth-of-field
• Portrait
• Landscape
• Close-up
• Sports
• Night portrait
• Flash off
• Program AE (P)
• Shutter priority AE (Tv)
• Aperture priority AE (Av)
• Manual (M)

Drive modes • Single
• Continuous: 2.5 fps up to 4 frames
• Self-timer 10 secs
Direct printing • Canon Card Photo Printers
• Canon Bubble Jet Printers with direct print function
• PictBridge
Other features • Orientation sensor
• Automatically writes FAT16/FAT32 depending on capacity
• LCD panel illumination
Auto rotation • On (playback uses orientation data in file header)
• Off
Playback mode • Single image
• Single image with info (inc. histogram)
• Magnified view (1.5 - 10x in 15 steps, browsable)
• 9 image index
• Auto play
• Image rotation
• Jump
Custom functions None
Menu languages • English
• French
• German
• Spanish
• Italian
• Dutch
• Swedish
• Norwegian
• Danish
• Finnish
• Chinese
• Japanese
Firmware User upgradable
Connectivity

• USB 1.1
• Video out
• E3 type wired remote control

Storage • Compact Flash Type I or II
• Microdrive supported
• FAT 12/16 and FAT 32 support
• No CF card supplied
Power • Lithium-Ion BP-511/512 rechargeable battery (supplied & charger)
• CR2025 Lithium battery (date/time backup)
• Optional AC adapter
Dimensions 142 x 99 x 72 mm (5.6 x 3.9 x 2.8 in)
Weight Body plus battery and CF: 649 g (1.4 lb)
Body plus battery,CF and 18-55 mm lens: 835 g (1.8 lb)
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