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
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Print Standard
    Direct print, DPOF support, PictBridge support
  • Interfaces Provided
    Composite video/audio, USB 2.0
  • ISO (Max)
    3200
  • 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
  • Lens Mounting Type
    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, LCD live view mode, RGB primary color filter, auto power save, depth-of-field preview button, digital image rotation, histogram display, histogram display

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
  • Optical Viewfinder Field Coverage
    95%
  • Optical Viewfinder Magnification
    0.95x
  • Optical Viewfinder Dioptric Correction Range
    -3 to +1

Display

  • Type
    3" LCD 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
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 3888 x 2592 - 3.5 MB
    JPEG 2816 x 1880 - 2.1 MB
    JPEG 1936 x 1288 - 1.2 MB
    RAW 3888 x 2592 - 12.4 MB
    RAW 1936 x 1288 - 7.1 MB

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 bright
    0.4
  • 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: $1,149.95 See all prices