Canon EOS M3 specs

General

  • Depth
    1.7 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    24.2 Megapixel
  • Enclosure Material
    magnesium alloy, polycarbonate resin, stainless steel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    24700000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    24200000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    APS-C (14.9 x 22.3 mm)
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.6
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    EOS Integrated Cleaning System, Self Cleaning Sensor Unit
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC 6
  • System
    TTL contrast and phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    49
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF
  • Face Detection Detalis
    face-priority AF function
  • Digital Video Format
    H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-12800, ISO 25600, ISO auto (100-12800)
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, evaluative, partial (10%), spot (2%)
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    384
  • Exposure Modes
    E-TTL II program flash, aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    close-up, food, handheld night shot, landscape, portrait mode, sports mode
  • Special Effects
    Art Bold, Black & White, Fisheye, Grainy B&W, HDR, Miniature, Monochrome, Sepia, Soft Focus, Toy camera, Water painting
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent light (white), shade, tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps in 1/3 EV step
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes
  • X-sync Speed
    1/200 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV 1-20 (ISO 100)

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F
  • Humidity Range Operating
    0 - 85%

Camera Flash

  • Type
    flip-up
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    5
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    flash +/- compensation, flash exposure bracketing

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    black
  • Color Category
    black
  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, battery charger, body cap, carrying strap, dust cap, lens cap

Lens System

  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Lens Series
    STM Canon EF-M
  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.5-5.6
  • Min Focal Length
    18 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    55 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    29 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    9.8 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    manual
  • Max View Angle
    74.3 degrees
  • Group Qty
    11
  • Element Qty
    13
  • Filter Size
    52 mm
  • Lens Included
    EF-M 18-55mm IS STM lens
  • Features
    Stepping Motor (STM) technology, full-time manual focusing

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Memory / Storage

  • Video Capture
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 30 fps
    MOV - 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

  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, Auto Lighting Optimizer, Chromatic Aberration Compensation (CAC), FE lock, Hybrid Auto, Scene Intelligent Auto technology, auto power save, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, contrast control, depth-of-field preview button, digital image rotation, high ISO speed noise reduction, highlight tone priority, histogram display, noise reduction over long exposures, peripheral illumination correction, primary color filter, saturation control, sharpness control

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • X-sync Speed
    1/200 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Software

  • Type
    Canon Digital Photo Professional, Canon EOS Utility, Canon Image Transfer Utility, Canon Picture Style Editor

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Life Details
    Photo shooting - 250 shots (at 23 °C)
    Photo shooting - 185 shots (at 0 °C)
  • Battery Type
    Canon LP-E17 lithium ion - manufacturer-specific
  • Details
    1 x Canon LP-E17 Li-ion rechargeable battery (included)

Header

  • Brand
    Canon
  • Product Line
    Canon EOS
  • Model
    M3
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    mirrorless system
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    4.2 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-12800, ISO 25600, ISO auto (100-12800)
  • ISO (Max)
    25600
  • Digital Video Format
    H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • High-Definition Video Support
    1080p
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC 6
  • Special Effects
    Art Bold, Black & White, Fisheye, Grainy B&W, HDR, Miniature, Monochrome, Sepia, Soft Focus, Toy camera, Water painting
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Face Detection Detalis
    face-priority AF function
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Lens Mounting Type
    Canon EF-M
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, Auto Lighting Optimizer, Chromatic Aberration Compensation (CAC), FE lock, Hybrid Auto, Scene Intelligent Auto technology, auto power save, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, contrast control, depth-of-field preview button, digital image rotation, high ISO speed noise reduction, highlight tone priority, histogram display, noise reduction over long exposures, peripheral illumination correction, primary color filter, saturation control, sharpness control

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, evaluative, partial (10%), spot (2%)
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    384
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 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 1/3 EV step
  • Shooting Programs
    close-up, food, handheld night shot, landscape, portrait mode, sports mode
  • Bracketing Modes
    Flash Exposure Bracketing

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 (white), shade, tungsten light
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast and phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    49
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    24.2 megapixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    APS-C (14.9 x 22.3 mm)
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    14.9 x 22.3 mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.6
  • Total Pixels
    24700000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    24200000 pixels
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    EOS Integrated Cleaning System, Self Cleaning Sensor Unit

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.5 cm
  • Display Format
    1,040,000 pixels
  • Touch Screen
    Yes
  • Features
    display brightness control

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDHC UHS-I Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card, SDXC UHS-I Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Wireless Interface
    IEEE 802.11b/g/n, NFC (Near Field Communication)
  • Connectivity Features
    remote control via mobile devices, remote live view
  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, Exif Print support, PictBridge support, direct print

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.4 in
  • Depth
    1.7 in
  • Height
    2.7 in
  • Weight
    12.91 oz

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon