Canon EOS 5D Mark II Specifications

Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Canon EOS 5D Mark II (body only)

Part Number: 2764B003 Released: November 25, 2008

General

  • Depth
    3 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    22.3 Megapixel, 21.1 Megapixel
  • Enclosure Material
    magnesium alloy
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    23400000 pixels, 22000000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    21100000 pixels, 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
    DIGIC 4, Dual DIGIC 5+
  • System
    TTL phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    61, 15
  • 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, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-25600, ISO 100-6400, ISO 102400, ISO 12800, ISO 25600, ISO 50, ISO 51200, ISO auto (100-12800), ISO auto (100-3200)
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, evaluative, partial (8%), partial (6.2%), spot (3.5%), spot (1.5%), spot AF area
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    35, 63
  • Exposure Modes
    E-TTL II program flash, aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    landscape, portrait mode
  • Special Effects
    Faithful, Landscape, Monochrome, Neutral, Portrait
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent light (daylight white), 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, ±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

Display

  • Display Format
    1,040,000 pixels, 920,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Environmental Parameters

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

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Lens System

  • Lens Included
    body only

Miscellaneous

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

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, aperture, white balance, metering system, battery status, high-speed sync indicator, flash compensation on/off, ISO sensitivity, memory card status, FE lock

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    CompactFlash, Microdrive, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    Fine JPEG 5616 x 3744 - 6.1 MB
    Normal JPEG 5616 x 3744 - 3 MB
    Fine JPEG 4080 x 2720 - 3.6 MB
    Normal JPEG 4080 x 2720 - 1.9 MB
    Fine JPEG 2784 x 1856 - 2.1 MB
    Normal JPEG 2784 x 1856 - 1 MB
    RAW 5616 x 3744 - 25.8 MB
  • Video Capture
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 30 fps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps

Additional Features

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

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card, SD card

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/8000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • X-sync Speed
    1/200 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Software

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

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Canon LP-E6
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery (included)

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS X 10.3 - 10.5, MS Windows 7, MS Windows 2000 SP4 or later, MS Windows Vista, MS Windows Vista SP1, MS Windows XP, MS Windows XP SP2 or later
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Canon
  • Product Line
    Canon EOS
  • Model
    5D Mark II, 5D Mark III
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    SLR
  • SLR Enhanced Functionality
    Live View mode, movie recording
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    3.9 frames per second, 6 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-25600, ISO 100-6400, ISO 102400, ISO 12800, ISO 25600, ISO 50, ISO 51200, ISO auto (100-12800), ISO auto (100-3200)
  • ISO (Max)
    102400, 25600
  • Digital Video Format
    H.264, MOV
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • High Definition Video Support
    1080p
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC 4, Dual DIGIC 5+
  • Special Effects
    Faithful, Landscape, Monochrome, Neutral, Portrait
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Live Face detection AF mode
  • Flash Terminal
    PC terminal, hot shoe
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Lens Mounting Type
    Canon EF
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, Lens Distortion Compensation (LDC), digital noise reduction, RGB primary color filter, highlight point display, Scene Intelligent Auto technology, histogram display, peripheral illumination correction, auto power save, takes photos while movie recording, automatic display brightness adjustment, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, depth-of-field preview button, digital image rotation, FE lock, Auto Lighting Optimizer, face detection, in-camera RAW processing, LCD live view mode, Backup recording, Chromatic Aberration Compensation (CAC), audio recording, Constant AF Live View, Dual Axis Electronic Level, Dust Delete Data system, HDR image enhancement technology

CE System

  • Remote Control
    optional

Status LCD

  • Status LCD Display Illumination
    Yes

Lens System Mounting

  • Mounting Type
    Canon EF

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, evaluative, partial (8%), partial (6.2%), spot (3.5%), spot (1.5%), spot AF area
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    35, 63
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps, ±5 EV range, in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    E-TTL II program flash, aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Shooting Programs
    landscape, portrait mode

Exposure Range

  • Light Metering Range
    EV 1-20
  • Sensitivity
    ISO 100

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent light (daylight white), fluorescent, shade, tungsten light
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    61, 15
  • AE/AF Control
    Predictive AI Servo AF
  • Auto Focus Features
    Predictive Focus Control

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    21.1 pixels, 22.3 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    24 x 36mm
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    24 x 36 mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.0
  • Total Pixels
    23400000 pixels, 22000000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    21100000 pixels, 22300000 pixels
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    EOS Integrated Cleaning System

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    6 in
  • Height
    4.5 in, 4.6 in
  • Weight
    2.09 lbs, 1.79 lbs

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    3.2 in, 3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.6 cm, 8.1 cm
  • Display Format
    920,000 pixels, 1,040,000 pixels
  • Features
    display brightness control

Camera Memory

  • Internal Storage Type
    none
  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card, SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    CompactFlash, SD Memory Card, Microdrive, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card

Camera Specifications

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

Optical Viewfinder

  • Type
    fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Field Coverage
    98%, 100%
  • Magnification
    0.71x
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -3 to +1
  • Viewfinder Frames
    autofocus frame

Communications

  • Connectivity Features
    Wi-Fi ready

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon