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
  • no
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Canon EOS 6D Full Specifications

Sensor

CMOS
Full frame
24 x 36 mm
21 Mpx
20 Mpx
3:2
5472, 3648
3648x2432, 2736x1824, 1920x1280, 720x480
DIGIC 5+

Image

Yes
100
25600
50
102400
5472, 3648
6
Incandescent, Lamp, Sunny, Underwater
Yes
JPG, RAW
Positive film
No
No
1:1, 3:2, 4:3, 16:9
RAW
Yes
Yes

Optics and focus

Canon EF
1 x
4
No
Auto/Manual
Yes
Yes
AI Focus, Multi Point Auto Focus, One Shot Focus, Selective, Servo Auto Focus, Single Auto Focus
Yes
Yes
Auto, Manual
Yes
11
11
Lens based only
2.05 in
Yes

Screen and viewfinder

3.03 in
Fixed
LCD TFT
3:2
1040000
No
100 %
Yes
Optical
97 %
0.71 x
Yes
3, 1
0.83 in
Yes
No
No

Photography features

Auto, Lens priority, Movie, Scene
Electronic
30 sec
1/4000 sec
Yes
Yes
Yes
3
5
-5
1/3, 1/2
Yes
1/3, 1/2
Yes
2, 10, 30
Yes
2, 3, 5, 7
Yes
Yes
1/180s
Yes
Auto, Second-curtain Sync
Hot shoe, PC terminal
Yes
4.5 fps
Cuisine, Dusk, Flower, Museum, Night, Night portrait, Sunset
Yes
Multi, Center-weighted, Spot, Partial
Yes
2, 10
4.5 fps
4.5 fps
0.3 - 3.0±EV

Videography features

1920, 1080
Yes
640 x 480, 1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080
Full HD
H.264, MOV
NTSC, PAL
Highlights, Thumbnails
1280x720
30 fps
60 fps
30 fps

Audio features

Yes
Mono
Mono
Yes
PCM
Yes

Design

SLR
Aluminum-magnesium
Black
Yes
Yes

Dimensions

1.66 lb
5.69 in
4.33 in
4.35 in

Storage

SD, SDHC, SDXC
1
SD, SDHC, SDXC
DCF 2.0, DPOF 1.1, Exif 2.3

Power

Earth magnetic field, USB
1090
Lithium-Ion
1800 mAh
Yes
7.2 V
1
Y
Yes

Connectivity

Yes
1
Mini
Yes
2.0
No
Yes
Built-In
IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
No

Other features

Yes
No
Yes
No
HEB, Multi
Yes
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
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Canon EOS 6D Online reviews


The company's "budget" full-frame camera produces some great photos, but as a whole it leaves us feeling a bit ambivalent.Read more


Less than a week after arch-rival Nikon grabbed headlines with the D600, Canon responded with an announcement of its own price-conscious full frame DSLR, the EOS 6D. And just like that, a new market segment was born: the mid-range full frame DSLR. It was only a decade ago that full frame DSLR performance was limited to those with pockets deep enough to spend $7999 on the 11MP Canon EOS 1Ds. And while the barrier to entry has dropped considerably since then, for many potential buyers, the most-talked about feature of the EOS 6D may well be its price. It debuts at $1400 less than the company's standout EOS 5D Mark III.Read more


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