Canon EOS 1D Mark II Specifications

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Name Canon EOS 1D Mark II
Manufacturer Canon
Release Date and Price
Release Year 2004
Release Date 2004-01-29
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Camera Type
Camera Type DSLR
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DSLR vs Mirrorless Cameras
Sensor Size APS-H (approx 27.9 x 18.6 mm)
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Sensor Type CMOS
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Resolution 3504 x 2336 pixels
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Megapixels 8,2 MP (8185344 total pixels)
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Image Processor DIGIC 2
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ISO Range 50 - 3200
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White Balance Presets 8
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Custom White Balance Yes
Setting Up Custom White Balance in Your Camera
Image Stabilization No
Image Stabilization in Digital and Mirrorless Cameras
Uncompressed format RAW
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Optics and Focus
Autofocus Motor Yes
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Autofocus Phase Detect
Multi Area
Selective Single Point

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Focus Points 45
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Lens Mount Canon EF

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Focal Length Multiplier APS-H Sensor
1.3x multiplier
24 mm becomes 31 mm
50 mm becomes 65 mm
100 mm becomes 130 mm
200 mm becomes 260 mm

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Screen and viewfinder
Articulated LCD Fixed
Screen size 2
Screen dots 230000
Touchscreen No
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Screen Type N/A
Live view No
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Viewfinder Type Optical (pentaprism)
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Viewfinder Coverage 100%
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Viewfinder Magnification 0.72 (0.55 35mm equiv.)
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Viewfinder Resolution N/A
Photography features
Frames per second 8,5 fps
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Minimum Shutter Speed 30 seconds
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Maximum Shutter Speed 1/8000 seconds
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Built-in Flash No
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External Flash Yes
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Self-Timer Yes
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Time-lapse Yes
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Metering Modes Multi
Center Weighted

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Exposure Compensation +/- 3 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
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Videography features
Video Recording No
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Built-in Microphone No
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Built-in Speakers No
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Memory Card Compact Flash

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HDMI Output No
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Microphone Port No
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Headphone Port No
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Wireless No
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Remote Control Yes (N3 connector)
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Body and Dimensions
Enviromentally sealed No
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Battery Battery Pack
Battery Details Ni-MH pack NP-E3
Battery SKU Ni-MH pack NP-E3
Width 156 mm
Height 158 mm
Depth 80 mm
Weight 1565 gram including battery
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