Canon

Canon EOS 6D

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Key specs

  • CMOS
  • Full format
  • 24 x 36 mm
  • 20 megapixels
  • 5472;3648 px
  • Canon EF
  • Contrast Detect (sensor);Phase Detect;Multi-area;Selective single-point;Single;Continuous;Face Detection;Live View
  • 3 in
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Canon EOS 6D Full Specifications

Sensor

Sensor typeCMOS
Image sensor formatFull frame
Sensor size24 x 36 mm
Sensor photo detectors21 Mpx
Effective pixels20 Mpx
Image ratio w:h3:2
Max resolution5472, 3648
Other resolutions3648x2432, 2736x1824, 1920x1280, 720x480
ProcessorDIGIC 5+

Image

ISO Auto
ISO minimum100
ISO maximum25600
Boosted ISO minimum50
Boosted ISO maximum102400
Maximum image resolution5472, 3648
White balance presets6
White balance modesIncandescent, Lamp, Sunny, Underwater
Custom white balance
Supported image file formatsJPG, RAW
Photo effectsPositive film
Image stabilizer
Image stabilization type
Supported aspect ratios1:1, 3:2, 4:3, 16:9
Uncompressed formatRAW
HDR
AEB/HDR support

Optics and focus

Lens mountCanon EF
Magnification (Crop factor)1 x
Maximum aperture4
AF assist (auto-focus assist light)
Focus adjustmentAuto/Manual
Contrast autofocus
Brightness adjustment
Focal length multiplier
AutofocusAI Focus, Multi Point Auto Focus, One Shot Focus, Selective, Servo Auto Focus, Single Auto Focus
Auto Focus (AF) lock
Manual focus
Auto Focus (AF) points selectionAuto, Manual
Auto Focus (AF) assist beam
Number of focus points11
Max number of AF points (incl. assistant)11
Image stabiliserLens based only
Filter diameter2.05 in
Phase detection autofocus

Screen and viewfinder

Screen size3.03 in
Articulated LCDFixed
Screen technologyLCD TFT
Display aspect ratio3:2
Screen dots1040000
Touch screen
Field of view100 %
Live view
Viewfinder
Optical
Viewfinder coverage97 %
Viewfinder magnification0.71 x
Dioptre correction
Diopter adjustment (D-D)3, 1
Eye relief0.83 in
Separate info display
Flip-out screen
Second display

Photography features

Shooting modesAuto, Lens priority, Movie, Scene
Camera shutter typeElectronic
Minimum shutter speed30 sec
Maximum shutter speed1/4000 sec
Shutter priority
Aperture priority
Manual exposure mode
Number of exposures3
Exposure compensation plus5
Exposure compensation minus-5
Expousure compensation steps1/3, 1/2
Auto exposure lock
AE EV steps1/3, 1/2
Continuous shooting
Self-timer delay2, 10, 30
Histogram
AE frames2, 3, 5, 7
WB Bracketing
Yes
Subject / scene modes
Flash sync speed1/180s
Built-in flash
Flash modesAuto, Second-curtain Sync
External flash connectionHot shoe, PC terminal
External flash
Continuous drive4.5 fps
Scene modesCuisine, Dusk, Flower, Museum, Night, Night portrait, Sunset
Self-timer
Metering modesMulti, Center-weighted, Spot, Partial
Manual settings
Self-timer options2, 10
Speed (JPEG)4.5 fps
Speed (RAW)4.5 fps
Exposure bracketing0.3 - 3.0±EV

Videography features

Maximum resolution1920, 1080
Video recording
Recording resolutions640 x 480, 1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080
HD typeFull HD
Supported video file formatsH.264, MOV
Analog signal format systemNTSC, PAL
Camera playbackHighlights, Thumbnails
Max resolution (highest frame rate)1280x720
Max frame rate (highest resolution)30 fps
Max frame rate (regardless of res.)60 fps
Motion JPEG frame rate30 fps

Audio features

Built-in microphone
Microphone typeMono
Speaker typeMono
Voice recording
Supported audio file formatsPCM
Wind filter

Design

Body typeSLR
Body materialAluminum-magnesium
Colour of productBlack, Tungsten
Anti-dust system
Environmentally sealed

Dimensions

Weight1.66 lb
Width5.69 in
Height4.33 in
Depth4.35 in

Storage

Compatible memory cardsSD, SDHC, SDXC
Memory slots1
Storage typesSD, SDHC, SDXC
Camera file systemDCF 2.0, DPOF 1.1, Exif 2.3

Power

Power source typeEarth magnetic field, USB
Battery life (CIPA)1090
Battery technology
Lithium-Ion
Battery capacity1800 mAh
Battery level indicator
Battery voltage7.2 V
Number of batteries supported1
AC adapter includedY
On/off switch

Connectivity

HDMI
yes
HDMI ports quantity1
HDMI connector typeMini
USB port
USB version2.0
Headphone port
Microphone port
WirelessBuilt-In
Supported WiFi typesIEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n
DC-in jack
Remote control
PictBridge
NFC
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
Bluetooth
Firewire

Other features

Timelapse recording
GPS
Orientation sensor
Energy Star certified
Languages supportHEB, Multi
Tripod mounting supported
On Screen Display (OSD) languages
ARA, CHI , CHI , CZE, DAN, DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, FIN, FRE, GRE, HUN, ITA, JPN, KOR, NOR, POL, POR, RUM, RUS, SWE, THA, TUR, UKR
Image editing modesResizing

Canon EOS 6D Online reviews

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