Canon EOS 5D Mark III Specifications

Canon EOS 5D Mark III (Body Only)

Part Number: 5260B002 Released: March 5, 2012

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Width
    6 in
  • Depth
    3 in
  • Height
    4.6 in
  • Weight
    1.9 lbs
  • Body Material
    magnesium alloy
  • Sensor Resolution
    22.3 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    23400000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    22300000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    24 x 36mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.0
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    EOS Integrated Cleaning System
  • Image Processor
    Dual DIGIC 5+
  • System
    TTL phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    61
  • AE/AF Control
    Predictive AI Servo AF
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Live Face detection AF mode
  • Digital Video Format
    H.264, MOV
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, 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

Display

  • Display Format
    1,040,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Carrying Case

  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, audio / video cable, battery charger, body cap, eyecup, neck strap

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-12800, ISO 102400, ISO 16000, ISO 20000, ISO 25600, ISO 50, ISO 51200, ISO auto (100-12800)
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, evaluative, partial (7.2%), spot (1.5%)
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    63
  • Exposure Modes
    E-TTL II program flash, aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Special Effects
    Faithful, Landscape, Monochrome, Neutral, Portrait
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent light (daylight white), shade, tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/8000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±5 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
    1/200 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV 1-20 ( ISO 100 )

Camera Flash

  • Type
    none

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7
  • Protection
    dust resistant, waterproof

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Viewfinder Colour Support
    Color
  • Type
    fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Field Coverage
    100%
  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Magnification
    0.71x
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -3 to +1
  • Viewfinder Frames
    autofocus frame
  • Viewfinder Information
    AE lock, exposure compensation, flash charge completion, flash compensation on/off, grid, high-speed sync indicator, highlight tone priority, maximum burst, memory card status, red-eye reduction , shutter speed, AF point, AF status, AF-in-focus, FE lock, ISO sensitivity, aperture, battery status, electronic level

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    1 year warranty

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    CompactFlash, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • Video Capture
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 30 fps
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 25 fps
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 24 fps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 60 fps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 50 fps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 25 fps

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    3 frames per second, 6 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    PC terminal, hot shoe
  • Features
    1080p Full HD movie recording, FE lock, HDR image enhancement technology, Lens Distortion Compensation (LDC), RGB primary color filter, Scene Intelligent Auto technology, auto power save, automatic display brightness adjustment, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, depth-of-field preview button, AE lock, digital image rotation, digital noise reduction, face detection, highlight point display, histogram display, in-camera RAW processing, peripheral illumination correction, AF lock, Auto Lighting Optimizer, Backup recording, Chromatic Aberration Compensation (CAC), Constant AF Live View, Dual Axis Electronic Level, Dust Delete Data system

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card, SD card

Software

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

Battery

  • Technology
    Lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Canon LP-E6
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )
  • Battery Life Details
    Photo shooting - 950 shots ( at 23 °C (LCD Monitor off) )
    Photo shooting - 850 shots ( at 0 °C (LCD Monitor off) )
    Photo shooting - 200 shots ( at 23 °C (Live View mode) )
    Photo shooting - 180 shots ( at 0 °C (Live View mode) )

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS X 10.6 - 10.7, MS Windows 7, MS Windows Vista SP1, MS Windows XP SP2 or later
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon