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Feb 8, 2010
Feb 7, 2011
Aug 26, 2010
Sep 17, 2012
Mar 21, 2013
Jul 2, 2013
Sep 1, 2009
Mar 2, 2012
Sep 17, 2008
 
 
 
 
Body: $2,099.00/£1,799; with 24-105mm f/4L IS USM $2899/£2,519
$899.99/£849 with 18-55mm STM
£1079.99 / $1199 / €1099 body only. £1199.99 / $1340 / €1249 with EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM. £1399.99 $1549 / €1499 with EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM
 
Body only: $3499, €3299, £2999 with 24-105mm: $4299
 
 
Compact SLR
Compact SLR
Mid-size SLR
Mid-size SLR
Compact SLR
Mid-size SLR
Mid-size SLR
Mid-size SLR
Mid-size SLR
 
 
 
Magnesium alloy, polycarbonate top plate
Stainless Steel and polycarbonate resin with glass fiber
 
 
Magnesium alloy
 
 
5184 x 3456
5184 x 3456
5184 x 3456
5472 x 3648
5184 x 3456
5472 x 3648
5184 x 3456
5760 x 3840
5616 x 3744
3456 x 2304, 2592 x 1728
5184 x 2912, 4608 x 3456,3456 x 3456, 3456 x 2304, 3456 x 1944, 3072 x 2304, 2592 x 1728, 2592 x 1456, 2304 x 1728, 2304 x 2304, 1920 x 1280, 1920 x 1080, 1728 x 1728, 1696 x 1280, 1280 x 1280, 720 x 480, 720 x 400, 640 x 480, 480 x 480
5184 x 2912, 4608 x 3456, 3456 x 3456, 3456 x 2304, 3456 x 1944, 3072 x 2304, 2592 x 1456, 2592 x 1728, 2304 x 1728, 2304 x 2304, 1920 x 1280, 1920 x 1080, 1728 x 1728, 1696 x 1280, 1280 x 1280, 720 x 480, 720 x 400, 640 x 480, 480 x 480
3648 x 2432, 2736 x 1824, 1920 x 1280, 720 x 480
5184 x 2912, 4608 x 3456,3456 x 3456, 3456 x 2304, 3456 x 1944, 3072 x 2304, 2592 x 1728, 2592 x 1456, 2304 x 1728, 2304 x 2304, 1920 x 1280, 1920 x 1080, 1728 x 1728, 1696 x 1280, 1280 x 1280, 720 x 480, 720 x 400, 640 x 480, 480 x 480
3468x2432, 2736x1824, 1920x1280, 720x480, 4864x3648, 3248x2432, 2432x1824, 1696x1280, 640x480,5472x3072, 3468x2048, 2736x1536, 1920x1080, 720x408, 3648x3648, 2432x2432, 1824x1824, 1280x1280, 480x480
5184 x 3456, 3888 x 2592, 3456 x 2304, 2592 x 1728
3840 x 2560, 2880 x 1920, 1920 x 1280, 720 x 480
4080 x 2720, 2784 x 1856, 5616 x 3744, 3861 x 2574, 2784 x 1856
3:2
1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
3:2
1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
3:2
3:2
3:2
18 megapixels
18 megapixels
18 megapixels
20 megapixels
18 megapixels
20 megapixels
18 megapixels
22 megapixels
21 megapixels
19 megapixels
19 megapixels
19 megapixels
21 megapixels
19 megapixels
21 megapixels
19 megapixels
23 megapixels
22 megapixels
APS-C (22.3 x 14.9 mm)
APS-C (22.3 x 14.9 mm)
APS-C (22.3 x 14.9 mm)
Full frame (36 x 24 mm)
APS-C (22.3 x 14.9 mm)
APS-C (22.5 x 15 mm)
APS-C (22.3 x 14.9 mm)
Full frame (36 x 24 mm)
Full frame (36 x 24 mm)
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
Digic 4
Digic 4
Digic 4
Digic 5+
Digic 5
Digic 5+
Dual Digic 4
Digic 5+
Digic 4
 
 
 
sRGB, Adobe RGB
sRGB, Adobe RGB
sRGB, Adobe RGB
 
sRGB,Adobe RGB
 
 
 
 
RGB Color Filter Array
RGB Color Filter Array
 
Primary Color Filter
RGB Color Filter Array
 
 
Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800 (with boost)
Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, (12800 with boost)
Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, (12800 with boost)
Auto, 100 - 25600 in 1/3 stops, plus 50, 51200, 102400 as option
 
Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800 (25600 with boost)
Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, (12800 with boost)
Auto, 100 - 25600 in 1/3 stops, plus 50, 51200, 102400 as option
Auto, 100 - 6400 in 1/3 stops, plus 50, 12800, 25600 as option
 
 
 
50
 
 
 
50
50
12800
12800
12800
102400
25600
25600
12800
102400
25600
6
6
6
6
6
6
6
6
6
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes (1)
Yes
Yes (1)
Yes (1)
Yes (1)
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
RAW
RAW
RAW
RAW
RAW
RAW
RAW
RAW
RAW
Fine, Normal
Fine, Normal
Fine, Normal
Fine, Normal
 
Fine, Normal
Fine, Normal
Fine, Normal
Fine, Normal
 
 
 
  • JPEG (Exif 2.3), RAW: RAW (5472 x 3648), M RAW (4104 x 2736), S RAW (2736 x 1824) (14bit, Canon original RAW 2nd edition)
  • JPEG: Fine, Normal (Exif 2.3 compliant)
  • Design rule for Camera File system (2.0),
  • RAW: 14bit RAW
  • Digital Print Order Format [DPOF] Version 1.1 compliant
  • JPEG: Fine, Normal.
  • RAW: RAW, M-RAW, S-RAW (14bit)
 
  • JPEG (Exif 2.3 [Exif Print] compliant)
  • Design rule for Camera File system (2.0)
  • RAW: RAW, sRAW1, sRAW2 (14bit, Canon original RAW 2nd edition)
  • Digital Print Order Format [DPOF] Version 1.1 compliant
 
 
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Selective single-point
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Selective single-point
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Selective single-point
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Selective single-point
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Selective single-point
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Touch
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Selective single-point
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Selective single-point
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Selective single-point
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
 
 
 
by optional dedicated Speedlite
by built-in flash
Intermittent firing of built-in flash
 
by optional dedicated Speedlite
 
No
Yes (3-10x )
No
 
No
 
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
9
9
9
11
9
19
19
61
9
Canon EF/EF-S
Canon EF/EF-S
Canon EF/EF-S
Canon EF
Canon EF/EF-S
Canon EF/EF-S
Canon EF/EF-S
Canon EF
Canon EF
1.6×
1.6×
1.6×
1×
1.6×
1.6×
1.6×
1×
1×
 
Fixed
Fully articulated
Fully articulated
Fixed
Fully articulated
Fully articulated
Fixed
Fixed
Fixed
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3.2
3
1,040,000
1,040,000
1,040,000
1,040,000
1,040,000
1,040,000
920,000
1,040,000
920,000
No
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
TFT color liquid-crystal LCD
TFT color LCD, liquid-crystal monitor
Clear View TFT color LCD
Clear View II TFT LCD
Clear View II TFT LCD
Clear View II TFT color LCD
TFT color LCD, liquid-crystal monitor
Clear View II TFT LCD
TFT liquid-crystal color LCD
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Optical (pentamirror)
Optical (pentamirror)
Optical (pentaprism)
Optical (pentaprism)
Optical (pentamirror)
Optical (pentaprism)
Optical (pentaprism)
Optical (pentaprism)
Optical (pentaprism)
95%
95%
96%
97%
95%
98%
100%
100%
98%
0.87× (0.54× 35mm equiv.)
0.85× (0.53× 35mm equiv.)
0.95× (0.59× 35mm equiv.)
0.71×
0.85× (0.53× 35mm equiv.)
0.95× (0.59× 35mm equiv.)
1× (0.62× 35mm equiv.)
0.71×
0.71×
 
30 sec
30 sec
30 sec
30 sec
30 sec
30 sec
30 sec
30 sec
30 sec
1/4000 sec
1/4000 sec
1/8000 sec
1/4000 sec
1/4000 sec
1/8000 sec
1/8000 sec
1/8000 sec
1/8000 sec
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
 
 
 
 
  • Program AE
  • Shutter priority AE
  • Aperture priority AE
  • Manual (Stills and Movie)
  • Scene Intelligent Auto (Stills and Movie)
  • No Flash
  • Creative Auto
  • Portrait
  • Landscape
  • Close-up
  • Sports
  • SCN
 
 
  • Auto+
  • Program AE
  • Shutter priority AE
  • Aperture priority AE
  • Manual (Stills and Movie)
  • Custom (x3)
 
 
 
 
 
  • Night Portrait
  • Handheld Night Scene
  • HDR Backlight Control)
  • Portrait, Landscape, Close-up, Sports, Night Portrait, Handheld Night Scene, HDR Backlight Control
 
 
 
Yes (Pop-up)
Yes (Pop-up)
Yes (Pop-up)
No
Yes (Pop-up)
Yes (Pop-up)
Yes (Pop-up)
No
No
13.00 m
13.00 m
13.00 m
 
13.00 m
12.00 m
12.00 m
 
 
Yes (Hot-shoe, E-TTL II)
Yes (Hot-shoe, Wireless plus Sync connector)
Yes (Hot-shoe, Wireless plus Sync connector)
Yes (Hot shoe)
Yes (Hot-shoe, Wireless plus Sync connector)
Yes (Built-in flash works as wireless commander)
Yes (Hot-shoe, Wireless plus Sync connector)
Yes (Hot-shoe, Wireless plus Sync connector)
Yes (Hot-shoe, Wireless plus Sync connector)
Auto, On, Off, Red-eye
Auto, On, Off, Red-eye
Auto, On, Off, Red-eye
 
Auto, On, Off, Red-eye
Auto, On, Off, Red-eye
Auto, On, Off, Red-eye
 
 
 
 
 
1/180 sec
1/200 sec
1/250 sec
 
1/200 sec
 
 
 
 
 
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Self timer (2s, 10s+remote, 10s + continuous shots 2-10)
  • Single, Continuous L, Continuous H, Self timer (2s+remote, 10s +remote), Silent single shooting, Silent continuous shooting
 
 
 
3.7 fps
3.7 fps
5.3 fps
4.5 fps
5.0 fps
7.0 fps
8.0 fps
6.0 fps
3.9 fps
Yes (2 sec or 10 sec)
Yes (2 sec or 10 sec)
Yes (2 or 10 sec, remote)
Yes (2 or 10 sec)
 
Yes (2 or 10 sec, remote)
Yes (2 or 10 sec)
Yes (2 or 10 sec)
Yes (2 or 10 sec)
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Partial
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Partial
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Partial
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Partial
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Partial
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Partial
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Partial
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Partial
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±2 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±2 (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±2 (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±3 (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±3 (2, 3, 5, 7 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±2 (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±3 (2, 3, 5, 7 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±3 (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±3 (2, 3, 5, 7 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±2 (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
Yes (3 frames in either blue/amber or magenta/green axis)
Yes (3 frames in either blue/amber or magenta/green axis)
Yes (3 frames in either blue/amber or magenta/green axis)
Yes (3 frames in either blue/amber or magenta/green axis)
Yes (3 frames in either blue/amber or magenta/green axis)
Yes (3 frames in either blue/amber or magenta/green axis)
Yes (3 frames in either blue/amber or magenta/green axis)
Yes (3 frames in either blue/amber or magenta/green axis)
Yes (3 frames in either blue/amber or magenta/green axis)
 
1920 x 1080 (30, 25, 24 fps), 1280 x 720 (60, 50 fps), 640 x 480 (60, 50 fps)
1920 x 1080 (30, 25, 24 fps), 1280 x 720 (60, 50 fps), 640 x 480 (60, 50 fps)
1920 x 1080 (29.97, 25, 23.976 fps), 1280 x 720 (59.94, 50 fps), 640 x 480 (59.94, 50 fps)
1920 x 1080 (29.97, 25, 23.976 fps), 1280 x 720 (59.94, 50 fps), 640 x 480 (25, 30 fps)
1920 x 1080 (30, 25, 24 fps), 1280 x 720 (60, 50 fps), 640 x 480 (30, 25 fps)
1920 x 1080 (29.97, 25, 23.976 fps), 1280 x 720 (59.94, 50 fps), 640 x 480 (59.94, 50 fps)
1920 x 1080 (30, 25, 24 fps), 1280 x 720 (60, 50 fps), 640 x 480 (60, 50 fps)
1920 x 1080 (29.97, 25, 23.976 fps fps), 1280 x 720 (59.94, 50 fps), 640 x 480 (25, 30 fps)
1920 x 1080 (30 fps), 640 x 480 (30 fps)
H.264
MPEG-4, H.264
H.264
H.264
H.264, Motion JPEG
H.264
H.264
H.264
H.264
 
 
 
1080 and 720 intra or inter frame, 480 inter frame
 
 
 
1080 and 720 intra or inter frame, 480 inter frame
 
Stereo
Mono
Mono
Mono
Stereo
Stereo
Mono
Mono
Mono
 
Mono
Mono
Mono
Mono
Mono
None
Mono
Mono
 
SD/SDHC/SDXC
SD/SDHC/SDXC
SD/SDHC/SDXC
SD/SDHC/SDXC
SD/SDHC/SDXC
SD/SDHC/SDXC
Compact Flash (Type I or II), UDMA, Microdrive cards
Compact Flash Type I (UDMA compatible), SD/SDHC/SDXC
Compact Flash (Type I or II), UDMA, Microdrive
None
None
None
 
 
 
None
None
None
 
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
Yes (HDMI mini)
Yes (HDMI mini)
Yes (HDMI mini)
Yes (HDMI Mini)
Yes (HDMI mini)
Yes (HDMI mini)
Yes
Yes (HDMI mini)
Yes (HDMI mini)
 
 
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
 
Yes
Yes
 
 
No
No
No
No
 
Yes
No
Eye-Fi Connected
Eye-Fi Connected
Eye-Fi Connected
Built-In
Eye-Fi Connected
Built-In
 
Optional
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Wireless File Transmitter WFT-E7
(Optional)
Yes (E3 connector, InfraRed)
Yes (E3 connector, InfraRed)
Yes (Optional)
Yes (Remote control with N3 type contact, Wireless Controller LC-5, Remote Controller RC-6)
Yes (RC-6 connector)
Yes (RS-60E3 cable release, RC-6 wireless remote, or using smartphone over Wi-Fi)
Yes (N3 connector)
Yes (Remote control with N3 type contact, Wireless Controller LC-5, Remote Controller RC-6)
Yes (N3 connector)
 
No
No
Yes (Water and Dust resistant)
Yes (Splash and dust resistant)
 
Yes (Water and Dust resistant)
Yes (Water-resistant, Dust-resistant)
Yes
Yes
Battery Pack
Battery Pack
Battery Pack
Battery Pack
Battery Pack
Battery Pack
Battery Pack
Battery Pack
Battery Pack
Lithium-Ion LP-E8 rechargeable battery & charger
Lithium-Ion LP-E8 rechargeable battery & charger
Lithium-Ion LP-E6 rechargeable battery & charger
Lithium-Ion LP-E6 rechargeable battery & charger
Lithium-Ion LP-E8 rechargeable battery & charger
Lithium-Ion LP-E6 rechargeable battery & charger
Lithium-Ion LP-E6 rechargeable battery & charger
Lithium-Ion LP-E6 rechargeable battery & charger
Lithium-Ion LP-E6 rechargeable battery & charger
 
440
1100
1090
440
920
800
950
850
530 g (1.17 lb / 18.70 oz)
570 g (1.26 lb / 20.11 oz)
755 g (1.66 lb / 26.63 oz)
770 g (1.70 lb / 27.16 oz)
580 g (1.28 lb / 20.46 oz)
755 g (1.66 lb / 26.63 oz)
860 g (1.90 lb / 30.34 oz)
950 g (2.09 lb / 33.51 oz)
850 g (1.87 lb / 29.98 oz)
129 x 98 x 62 mm (5.08 x 3.86 x 2.44)
133 x 100 x 80 mm (5.24 x 3.94 x 3.15)
145 x 106 x 79 mm (5.71 x 4.17 x 3.11)
145 x 111 x 71 mm (5.71 x 4.37 x 2.8)
133 x 100 x 79 mm (5.24 x 3.94 x 3.11)
139 x 104 x 79 mm (5.47 x 4.11 x 3.09)
148 x 111 x 74 mm (5.83 x 4.37 x 2.91)
152 x 116 x 76 mm (5.98 x 4.57 x 2.99)
152 x 114 x 75 mm (5.98 x 4.49 x 2.95)
 
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes (by USB cable and PC)
Yes (by USB cable and PC)
Yes (by USB cable and PC)
Yes (by cable and PC)
Yes (by USB cable and PC)
Yes (by USB cable and PC)
Yes (by USB cable and PC)
Yes (by cable and PC)
Yes (by cable and PC)
None
None
None
Built-in
Optional
Optional
Optional
Optional
None
 
 
 
Image tagging and tracking modes
via GPE2
 
GP-E2
With optional GP-E2 unit