Canon EOS 40D Specs

Canon EOS 40D (with 17-85mm lens)

Part Number: 1901B032

General

  • Depth
    2.9 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    10.1 Megapixel
  • Enclosure Material
    magnesium alloy
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    10500000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    10100000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    APS-C (14.8 x 22.2 mm)
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.6
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    EOS Integrated Cleaning System
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC III
  • System
    TTL phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Display

  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Environmental Parameters

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

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)

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    13
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation

Lens System

  • Optical Zoom
    5 x
  • Lens Series
    IS USM Canon EF-S
  • Lens Aperture
    f/4.0-5.6
  • Min Focal Length
    17 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    85 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    28 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    13.8 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    manual
  • Max View Angle
    78.5 degrees
  • Group Qty
    12
  • Element Qty
    17
  • Filter Size
    67 mm
  • Lens Included
    EF-S 17-85mm IS lens
  • Features
    UD glass, Ultrasonic Motor (USM), aspherical lens, internal focusing system

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.
  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, battery charger, body cap, dust cap, lens cap, neck strap, video cable

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Viewfinder Frames
    Autofocus frame
  • Viewfinder Information
    Shutter speed, exposure compensation, AE lock, AF-in-focus, flash charge completion, red-eye reduction, aperture

Memory / Storage

  • 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

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 Information
    aperture, autofocus mode, battery condition, drive mode, exposure compensation, film speed, flash mode, focus area, frame counter, manual focus mode, metering mode, photo quality, photos remaining, program, red-eye reduction, self-timer mode, shutter speed, white balance indicators
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, LCD live view mode, RGB primary color filter, auto power save, depth-of-field preview button, digital image rotation, histogram display

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/8000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • X-sync Speed
    1/250 sec

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities

Battery

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

Header

  • Brand
    Canon
  • Product Line
    Canon EOS
  • Model
    40D
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

CE System

  • Remote Control
    optional

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    SLR
  • SLR Enhanced Functionality
    Live View mode
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    6.5 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-1600, ISO 3200
  • ISO (Max)
    3200
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC III
  • Flash Terminal
    PC terminal, hot shoe
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Lens Mounting Type
    Canon EF
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, LCD live view mode, RGB primary color filter, auto power save, depth-of-field preview button, digital image rotation, histogram display

Status LCD

  • Status LCD Display Illumination
    Yes

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, evaluative, partial (9%), spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    35
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    E-TTL II program flash, aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, depth-of-field, manual, program, shutter-priority

Exposure Range

  • Light Metering Range
    EV -0.5-18
  • Sensitivity
    ISO 100

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical

Lens System Mounting

  • Mounting Type
    Canon EF

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    2500K - 10000K (100K steps), cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent, shade, tungsten light
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    10.1 megapixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    APS-C (14.8 x 22.2 mm)
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    14.8 x 22.2 mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.6
  • Total Pixels
    10500000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    10100000 pixels
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    EOS Integrated Cleaning System

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.6 cm
  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels
  • Features
    display brightness control

Camera Memory

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

Camera Specifications

  • Connectivity Features
    Wi-Fi ready
  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, PictBridge support, direct print

Optical Viewfinder

  • Type
    fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Field Coverage
    95%
  • Magnification
    0.95x
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -3 to +1
  • Viewfinder Frames
    autofocus frame

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.

Dimensions & Weight

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

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon

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