Canon EOS 50D Specifications

Canon EOS 50D

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

Part Number: 2807B005 Released: October 1, 2008

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Width
    5.7 in
  • Depth
    2.9 in
  • Height
    4.3 in
  • Weight
    1.61 lbs
  • Body Material
    magnesium alloy
  • Sensor Resolution
    15.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    15500000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    15100000 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
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC 4
  • System
    TTL phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Display

  • Display Format
    920,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    13
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation
  • Flash Modes
    E-TTL, auto mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-12800, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, evaluative, multi-segment, 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
    Custom Effect, Faithful, Landscape, Monochrome, Neutral, Portrait
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    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 1-20 ( ISO 100 )

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none
  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, battery charger, dust cap, eyepiece cover, lens cap, neck strap, video cable

Environmental Parameters

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

Camera

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Lens Mounting
    Canon EF

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Certified for Windows Vista
  • Certified for Windows Vista
    Certified for Windows Vista software and devices have undergone compatibility tests for ease-of-use, better performance and enhanced security.

Lens System

  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.5-5.6
  • Zoom Adjustment
    manual
  • Min Focus Range
    19.7 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Optical Zoom
    4.8 x
  • Max View Angle
    75 degrees
  • Filter Size
    72 mm
  • Features
    Ultrasonic Motor (USM), internal focusing system

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Type
    fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Field Coverage
    95%
  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Magnification
    0.95x
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -3 to +1
  • Viewfinder Information
    AE lock, AF-in-focus, ISO sensitivity, aperture, flash charge completion, flash compensation on/off, high-speed sync indicator, memory card status, red-eye reduction , shutter speed, white balance

Memory / Storage

  • 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

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    3 frames per second, 6.3 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, Auto Lighting Optimizer, FE lock, LCD live view mode, RGB primary color filter, auto power save, camera orientation detection, depth-of-field preview button, digital image rotation, highlight point display, histogram display

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card

Battery

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

Software

  • Type
    Canon Digital Photo Professional, Canon ImageBrowser, Canon PhotoStitch, Canon Remote Capture, Canon ZoomBrowser EX, Drivers & Utilities

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS X 10.3 - 10.5, MS Windows 2000, MS Windows Vista, MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, SVGA monitor, USB port

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

Where to Buy

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

Part Number: 2807B005 Released: Oct 1, 2008

MSRP: $2,399.99

Visit manufacturer site for details.