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Canon EOS-50D


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Manufacturer Canon USA, Inc.
Model name EOS-50D
Date announced 2008-08-26
MSRP $1099
Street price N/A
Official site EOS-50D Homepage
 
Camera type Digital SLR
Sensor size (type) 22.3 x 14.9 mm (CMOS)
Max still resolution 4752 x 3168 (15 Megapixel)
 
Zoom capability N/A
Focal length
(35mm equivalent)
N/A
Max aperture N/A
Lens mount
(D-SLR/ILC only)
Canon EF/EF-S
Crop factor
(D-SLR/ILC only)
1.6x
Autofocus Yes
AF-assist lamp Yes
Image stabilization
(Optical only)
No
Macro (min distance) N/A
 
Built-in flash Yes
External flash support Yes
Supports conversion lenses N/A
Supports underwater case No
 
LCD size 3.0"
LCD resolution 920,000 pixels
LCD position Fixed
Viewfinder Optical
Viewfinder mag.
(D-SLR only)
0.95x
Viewfinder coverage 95%
 
Manual controls Exposure compensation, shutter speed, aperture, white balance, focus
ISO range 100 - 12800
RAW/TIFF support RAW
 
Movie mode (format) No
Max movie resolution N/A
Sound in movies No
Zoom usable in movies N/A
 
Storage method CompactFlash Type II (no card included)
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Storage capacity
(out of the box)
 
Battery used BP-511A (1)
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Battery life
(CIPA standard)
640 shots
 
Video output Yes
HDMI output Yes
USB output Yes (2.0)
 
Dimensions
(W x H x D)
5.7 x 4.2 x 2.9 in (144.8 x 106.7 x 73.7 mm)
Weight (empty) 25.7 oz (730 g)
 
Included software EOS Digital Solutions, Digital Photo Professional
 
Misc. notes Live view with contrast detect AF and face detection. Supports EF and EF-S lenses with a 1.6X focal length conversion. HDMI video output. Add a 28 - 135 IS lens for $200 more, or an 18-200 IS for $600 more.
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