Canon EOS 30D (Body Only) Specifications

Canon EOS 30D (Body Only)

Part Number: 1234B004 Released: February 21, 2006

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Width
    5.7 in
  • Depth
    2.9 in
  • Height
    4.2 in
  • Weight
    24.69 oz, 1.54 lbs
  • Enclosure Color
    Black
  • Body Material
    magnesium alloy
  • Sensor Resolution
    8.2 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    8500000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    8200000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.0 x 22.5mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.6
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC II
  • System
    TTL phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F

Camera

  • Status LCD Display Illumination
    Yes
  • Lens Mounting
    Canon EF-S

Display

  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none
  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, battery charger, body cap, neck strap, video cable

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-1600, ISO 3200, ISO auto (100-400)
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, evaluative, partial (9%), spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    35
  • Exposure Modes
    E-TTL II program flash, aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, depth-of-field, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    close-up, landscape, night portrait, portrait mode, sports mode
  • Special Effects
    Faithful, Landscape, Monotone, Neutral, Portrait
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    daylight, flash, fluorescent, shade, tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/8000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes
  • X-sync Speed
    1/250 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV 1-20 ( ISO 100 )

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    13
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation, flash exposure bracketing, ratio control
  • Flash Modes
    E-TTL, FP flash (high-speed synchro), auto mode, red-eye reduction

Lens System

  • Zoom Adjustment
    Automatic, Manual
  • Focus Adjustment
    Automatic, Manual
  • Lens Brand
    Canon

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Viewfinder Colour Support
    Color
  • Type
    fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Field Coverage
    95%
  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Magnification
    0.9x
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -3 to +1
  • Viewfinder Frames
    autofocus frame
  • Viewfinder Information
    AE lock, AF-in-focus, aperture, exposure compensation, flash charge completion, red-eye reduction , shutter speed

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    Limited warranty

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    CompactFlash, Microdrive
  • Image Storage
    Fine JPEG 3504 x 2336 - 3.6 MB
    Normal JPEG 3504 x 2336 - 1.8 MB
    Fine JPEG 2544 x 1696 - 2.2 MB
    Normal JPEG 2544 x 1696 - 1.1 MB
    Fine JPEG 1728 x 1152 - 1.2 MB
    Normal JPEG 1728 x 1152 - 0.6 MB
    RAW 3504 x 2336 - 8.7 MB

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    5 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    PC terminal, hot shoe
  • LCD Display Information
    aperture, manual focus mode, metering mode, photo quality, photos remaining, program, red-eye reduction, self-timer mode, shutter speed, white balance indicators, autofocus mode, battery condition, drive mode, exposure compensation, film speed, flash mode, focus area, frame counter
  • Features
    AE lock, highlight point display, histogram display, AF lock, FE lock, RGB primary color filter, auto power save, backlight compensation, camera orientation detection, depth-of-field preview button, digital noise reduction

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card

Software

  • Type
    Canon Digital Photo Professional, Drivers & Utilities

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Canon BP-511A
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1390 mAh ( included ), 1 x Canon BP-511A Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1390 mAh ( included )

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS 9.0 - 9.2, Apple Mac OS X 10.1, Apple Mac OS X 10.2, Apple Mac OS X 10.3, MS Windows 2000, MS Windows 98, MS Windows 98 SE, MS Windows ME, MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, SVGA monitor, USB port

CNET Labs' Benchmarks

  • Labs information
    All values are expressed in seconds. Please visit our <ref type="link" url="http://reviews.cnet.com/Labs/4520-6603 7-1014358-1.html">labs information page</ref> for information on how digital cameras are tested.
  • CNET Labs Wake up time
    0.5
  • CNET Labs Flash shot to shot time
    0.8
  • CNET Labs Raw shot to shot time
    0.5
  • CNET Labs Typical burst speed
    3.1
  • CNET Labs Shot to shot time typical
    0.5

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon

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Canon EOS 30D (Body Only)

Part Number: 1234B004 Released: Feb 21, 2006
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