General

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Brand
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Canon
Lowest price
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$2,499.00
Announced
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August 2005

Sensor

Type
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CMOS
Crop factor
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1x
Megapixels
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12.7 MP
Light sensitivity
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1,600 ISO
Light sensitivity (boost)
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3,200 ISO
Sensor cleaning
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Unknown

Sensor (Advanced)

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True resolution
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12.7 MP
Native resolution
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4368 × 2912
Pixel size
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67.9 µm²

Screen

Type
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LCD
Size
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2.5"
Resolution
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230k dots
Touch screen
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No
Flips out
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No
Live view
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No

Lenses

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Lens availability
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165 lenses
Lens mount
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Canon EF (Full-frame)

Form factor

Size
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152×113×75 mm
Depth
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3"
Weight
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895 g
Interchangeable lenses
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Yes
Waterproof
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No
Weather sealed
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No
Built-in focus motor
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No

Viewfinder

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Type
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Pentaprism
Viewfinder size
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0.71x
Coverage
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96%

Movies

Format
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None
Autofocus
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None

Features

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Panorama
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Unknown
HDR
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Unknown
3D
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Unknown
Image stabilization
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None
Supports RAW
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Yes
GPS
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No

Performance

Startup delay
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Unknown
Shutter lag
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Unknown
Battery life
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Unknown
Continuous shooting
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3 fps

Focus system

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Autofocus
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Unknown

Shutter

Max
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1/8000s
Min
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30s

Flash

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Built-in flash
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No
External connection
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Yes

Storage

Storage slots
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1
Supported formats
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  1. CompactFlash (Type I)
  2. CompactFlash (Type II)

DXO Mark Scores

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Image quality
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71.0
Color depth
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22.9 bits
Dynamic range
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11.1 EV
Low light performance
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1,368 ISO