Canon EOS 50D Specifications

Canon EOS 50D (with 28-135mm lens)

Part Number: 2807B005 Released: October 1, 2008

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Sensor Resolution
    15.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    15,500,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    15,100,000 pixels pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    14.9 x 22.3mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.6
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    EOS Integrated Cleaning System
  • Optical Zoom
    4.8 x
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC 4
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Auto Focus
    TTL phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Image Recording Format
    RAW
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-12800
  • Exposure Metering
    evaluative
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    35
  • Exposure Modes
    bulb
  • Shooting Programs
    landscape
  • Special Effects
    Neutral
  • White Balance
    presets
  • White Balance Presets
    fluorescent
  • 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 1-20 ( ISO 100 )

Lens System

  • Focus Adjustment
    manual
  • Min Focus Range
    19.7 in
  • Max View Angle
    75 degrees
  • Zoom Adjustment
    manual
  • Filter Size
    72 mm
  • Lens System Mounting
    Canon EF
  • Features
    internal focusing system

Camera Flash

  • Camera Flash
    pop-up flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    13
  • Flash Modes
    red-eye reduction
  • Features
    flash +/- compensation

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    6.3 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Additional Features
    camera orientation detection

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Field Coverage
    95%
  • Magnification
    0.95x
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -3 to +1
  • Viewfinder Information
    ISO sensitivity

Display

  • Resolution
    920,000 pixels
  • Display Features
    built-in

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card

Software

  • Software
    Canon Remote Capture

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certifications
    Certified for Windows Vista
  • Included Accessories
    dust cap
  • 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 Canon BP-511A Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1390 mAh ( included )

Memory / Storage

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    CompactFlash
  • Image Storage
    Fine JPEG 4752 x 3168 - 5 MB
    Normal JPEG 4752 x 3168 - 2.5 MB
    Fine JPEG 3456 x 2304 - 3 MB
    Normal JPEG 3456 x 2304 - 1.6 MB
    Fine JPEG 2352 x 1568 - 1.7 MB
    Normal JPEG 2352 x 1568 - 0.9 MB
    RAW 4752 x 3168 - 20.2 MB
    RAW 3267 x 2178 - 12.6 MB

Dimensions & Weight

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

Environmental Parameters

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

Main Features

  • Image stabilizer feature
    Optical stabilization helps prevent blurry pictures, especially for handheld cameras at slow shutter speeds or when using high optical zoom.

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon