Canon EOS 40D Specifications

Canon EOS 40D (Body Only)

Part Number: 1901B004 Released: September 4, 2007

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Sensor Resolution
    10.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    10,100,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    10,500,000 pixels pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    14.8 x 22.2mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.6
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    EOS Integrated Cleaning System
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC III
  • Auto Focus
    TTL phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • AV Interfaces
    composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-1600, ISO 3200
  • 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
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    2500K - 10000K (100K steps), cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent, shade, tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/8000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes
  • X-sync Speed
    1/250 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV -0.5-18 ( ISO 100 )

Lens System

  • Lens System Mounting
    Canon EF

Camera Flash

  • Camera Flash
    pop-up flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    13
  • Flash Modes
    E-TTL, auto mode
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    6.5 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    PC terminal, hot shoe
  • Status LCD Display Illumination
    Yes
  • Status 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
  • Additional Features
    AE lock, depth-of-field preview button, digital image rotation, direct print, display brightness control, histogram display, AF lock, DPOF support, LCD live view mode, PictBridge support, RGB primary color filter, USB 2.0 compatibility, Wi-Fi ready, auto power save

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    Color
  • Field Coverage
    95%
  • Magnification
    0.95x
  • 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

Display

  • Resolution
    230,000 pixels
  • Display Features
    built-in

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card

Software

  • Software
    Drivers & Utilities

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certifications
    Certified for Windows Vista
  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, battery charger, body cap, neck strap, video cable
  • Body Material
    magnesium alloy
  • Certified for Windows Vista
    Certified for Windows Vista software and devices have undergone compatibility tests for ease-of-use, better performance and enhanced security.

Battery

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

Memory / Storage

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    CompactFlash, Microdrive

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    5.7 in
  • Depth
    2.9 in
  • Height
    4.3 in
  • Weight
    1.5 lbs

Environmental Parameters

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

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 Shutter lag dim
    1.2
  • CNET Labs Wake up time
    0.3
  • CNET Labs Flash shot to shot time
    0.6
  • CNET Labs Raw shot to shot time
    0.4
  • CNET Labs Typical burst speed
    3.1
  • CNET Labs Shot to shot time typical
    0.4

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon

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Canon EOS 40D (Body Only)

Part Number: 1901B004 Released: Sep 4, 2007
MSRP: $2,199.95 Low Price: $1,138.00 See all prices