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EOS-1D X Mark II

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Immense power. Phenomenal speed. A remarkable combination of innovation and refinement. The new EOS-1D X Mark II camera is nothing but legendary every step of the way. Building on a heritage of sophisticated innovation, the EOS-1D X Mark II is blazingly fast. Up to 14 fps* (up to 16 fps* in Live View mode) can be captured at a burst rate of up to 170 RAWs with a CFast™ card, and an improved 61-point AF system helps deliver clean, sharp images quickly, even in dim light. This remarkable speed means faster recording too: 4K video can be recorded at up to 60 fps with smooth AF and strikingly clear detail.

The EOS-1D X Mark II camera also has an amazingly advanced 360,000-pixel RGB+IR metering sensor and processor that greatly contribute to the camera's impressive AF performance for both stills and video. Combined with superb low-light performance thanks to its powerful sensor and expandable ISO range, the EOS-1D X Mark II performs brilliantly, swiftly and stunningly no matter when or where the photographer is shooting.

With the wireless file transmitter (WFT) accessory, get the fastest and most enhanced wireless support Canon has to offer. Seamlessly transfer your photos wirelessly to your computer or mobile device with the assistance of the Camera Connect application.

From the stadium, safari or studio to virtually everywhere in between, the EOS-1D X Mark II maintains and enhances all the hallmarks of what Canon has to offer, marking a new page in the legacy of the EOS series of cameras.

$7,999.99 MSRP

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  • What's in the Box
    • EOS-1D X Mark II Camera Body

    • Battery Pack LP-E19

    • Battery Charger LC-E19

    • Wide Strap

    • Eyecup Eg (Not Shown)

    • Cable Protector

    • Interface Cable IFC-150U II

    • EOS Digital Solution Disk (Not Shown)

  • TypeDigital, AF/AE single-lens reflex camera
  • SettingsAuto (Ambience priority/White priority), Daylight, Shade, Cloudy*1, Tungsten Light, White Fluorescent Light, Flash, Custom (Custom WB) 1-5*2, Colour Temperature, PC-1-5*3 (Personal WB)

    *1 Also effective in twilight and sunset.
    *2 [Select image on card], [Record and register WB] and [Edit WB name] can be used.
    *3 Up to five white balance data settings set with EOS Utility.
  • Auto White BalanceOption between ambience priority and white priority settings
  • Colour Temperature CompensationBlue/amber bias: ±9 levels
    Magenta/green bias: ±9 levels

    *Corrected in reference to the current WB mode's colour temperature.
  • Colour Temperature Information TransmissionProvided
  • TypeEye-level pentaprism
  • CoverageApprox. 100% vertically and horizontally
  • MagnificationApprox. 0.76x (-1m-1 with 50mm lens at infinity) / 35.1° angle of view
  • Eye PointApprox. 20mm (at -1m-1 from eyepiece lens center)
  • Dioptric Adjustment Correction-3.0 to +1.0 m-1 (diopter)
  • Focusing ScreenEc-C6 provided, can be changed to Ec-A, B or L
  • MirrorQuick-return half mirror
  • Viewfinder Information
    • AF area selection mode
    • AF point information
    • Area AF frame
    • Spot metering circle
    • Electronic level (dedicated indicator)
    • *Grid
    • *Shooting mode
    • *Metering mode
    • *White balance
    • *Drive mode
    • *AF operation
    • *Flicker detection
    • *Warning symbol
    • AF status indicator


    * Asterisked items can be displayed or not with [Show/hide in viewfinder].

  • Depth Of Field PreviewProvided
  • Image FormatApprox. 36 mm x 24mm (35 mm Full-frame)
  • Image Format 2Still Image: JPEG, RAW (14 bit Canon Original), M-RAW, S-RAW, RAW+JPEG, M-RAW+JPEG, S-RAW+JPEG

    Video: MOV (4K Movie: Motion JPEG, Full HD Movie: MPEG4 AVC/H.264*; Audio: Linear PCM), MP4 (Movie: MPEG4 AVC/H.264*; Audio: AAC)
    * Variable (averaged) bit rate
  • Recording MediaCF Card (Type I; compatible with UDMA 7 CF cards) and CFast™ Card (CFast 2.0™ supported)
  • Compatible LensesCanon EF Lenses (excluding EF-S and EF-M lenses)
  • Lens MountCanon EF Mount
  • TypeHigh-sensitivity, high-resolution, large single-plate full-frame CMOS sensor
  • PixelsApprox. 20.2 megapixels
  • Total PixelsApprox. 21.5 megapixels
  • Aspect Ratio3:2 (Horizontal: Vertical)
  • Colour Filter SystemRGB primary colour filters
  • Low Pass FilterFixed position in front of the image sensor
  • Dust Deletion Feature(1) Self Cleaning Sensor Unit
    Self-cleaning can be done automatically when the power is turned on/off.During manual cleaning ([Clean now]), the data for light spot correction is also obtained.

    (2) Dust Delete Data acquisition and appending
    The coordinates of the dust adhering to the low-pass filter are detected by a test shot and appended to subsequent images.The dust coordinate data appended to the image is used by the EOS software to automatically erase the dust spots.

    (3) Manual cleaning
  • Recording FormatDesign Rule for Camera File System 2.0 and EXIF 2.3
  • File SizeLarge: Approx. 20.0 Megapixels (5472 x 3648)M1: Approx. 12.7 Megapixels (4368 x 2912)M2: Approx. 8.9 Megapixels (3648 x 2432)Small: Approx. 5.0 Megapixels (2736 x 1824)RAW: Approx. 20.0 Megapixels (5472 x 3648)M-RAW: Approx. 11.2 Megapixels (4104 x 2736)S-RAW: Approx. 5.0 Megapixels (2736 x 1824)Exact file sizes depend on the subject, ISO speed, Picture Style, etc.
  • Recording FunctionsStandard- Recorded to the selected card.

    Auto switch card- When the current card becomes full, the camera switches to the other card automatically.

    Record separately- The CF card and CFast™ card record the same image at a different image recording quality (L, M1, M2, S, RAW, M-RAW, S-RAW).

    Record to multiple- Both the CF card and CFast™ card record the same image at the same image recording quality (Also applies to RAW+JPEG).
  • Backup RecordingN/A
  • File NumberingThe following three types of file numbers can be set:

    Continuous numbering- The numbering of captured images continues even after you replace the card.

    Auto reset- When you replace the card, the numbering will be reset to start from 0001. If the new card already contains images, the numbering will continue from the last recorded image in the card.

    Manual reset- Resets the file number to 0001, and creates a new folder automatically.
  • RAW + JPEG Simultaneous RecordingOne of three types of RAW images and one of four types of JPEG images can be recorded together.
  • Colour SpacesRGB, Adobe RGB
  • Picture StyleAuto, Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Fine Detail, Neutral, Faithful, Monochrome, User Defined 1-3*
    * [Standard] is the default setting for [User Def. 1-3]
  • * Continuous shooting speed may vary depending on the shutter speed, the aperture, the lens being used, the battery charge and various camera settings.

    ** Canon is an authorized licensee of the CFast 2.0™ trademark, which may be registered in various jurisdictions.

    *** Except when using the Canon EF 50mm f/2.5 Macro, EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro, EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro USM, EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM and EF 28-80mm f/2.8-4L USM lenses.

    **** Saving a still image from a single movie frame does not result in the same image quality as a normal still image.

    ***** In certain countries and regions, the use of GPS may be restricted. Therefore be sure to use GPS in accordance with the laws and regulations of your country or region. Be particularly careful when traveling outside your home country. As a signal is received from GPS satellites, take sufficient measures when using in locations where the use of electronics is regulated.