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20.2-megapixel CMOS sensor
Dual Pixel CMOS AF technology
61-point AF system with 41 cross-type AF points
Al Servo AF III+ for AF precision & tracking
Dual DIGIC 6+ processors
16fps continuous shooting in Live View (14fps with AF and AE tracking)
4K video recording internally - 60p, 30p, 25p, 24p, 23.98p (29 mins 59 secs)
Frame grab 8.8-megapixel stills from a 4K scene
ISO 100-51,200 (exp. 50-409,600)
Full HD 1080p - 120p, 60p, 50p, 25p, 24p, 23.98p
3.2", 1,620K-dot LCD touchscreen
Dual card slots - 1x CF and 1x CFast
Magnesium-alloy, water and dust resistant body
Capture subjects with exceptional image quality
Deliver sharp images with incredible AF precision
Ultra high-speed and reliable performance for capturing every moment
Advanced 4K movie shooting brings your stories to life
High-speed image output and management
Specialist tool for professional wildlife, sports and photo journalists
Capture the action that other cameras miss!
Seize the moment in all situations with the 20MP EOS-1D X Mark II. With lightning fast and precise focusing, image quality with high latitude, incredible levels of detail and sharpness even in low light and 4K movies all from a CMOS sensor designed and made by Canon, the EOS-1D X Mark II enhances the professional photographer's creative workflow like never before.
Resolution, sensitivity and latitude
At the heart of EOS-1D X Mark II is a Canon developed CMOS sensor that marks the next generation of professional image quality in the EOS line-up. With enhanced light collecting performance and the ability to convert this light into digital signal, this sensor delivers a high-sensitivity performance reducing noise in both high and low ISO speeds, along with high latitude to pull details in dark areas.
Photography so sharp it's dangerous
An expanded focus area with 61 individually selectable AF points, including 41 cross-type and 5 dual cross-type AF points, ensures enhanced flexibility in framing your subjects. Even at f/8, all 61 points are at your disposal including 21 cross type sensors1. Combined with the advance AI Servo AF III+ and improved EOS Intelligent Tracking and Recognition system, the EOS-1D X Mark II delivers exceptionally sharp and precise autofocus. *1The number of focusing points, cross-type focusing points, and dual cross-type AF points vary depending on the lens used.
Be an Action Hero with high speed performance.
Breaking the boundaries of high-speed shooting, the EOS-1D X Mark II can shoot up to 14 fps with full AF / AE tracking or up to 16 fps in Live View, thanks to the speed of DIGIC 6+ processors and the new mirror drive system. With the CFast 2.0 media, the camera can deliver a continuous burst of up to 170 uncompressed 14-bit RAW images.
Immerse your audience with edge-of-your-seat definition.
The power of 4K resolution brings your stories to life. Shoot internally on CFast 2.0 (recommended) media in 4K (4096 x 2160) up to 60p or Full HD up to 120p for slow motion creativity. Focus easily and accurately with touch panel LCD and Dual Pixel CMOS AF, which provides amazing AF tracking in movies and Live View mode and works with all Canon EF lenses.
The main features in more detail:
Up to 14 fps* Full-resolution RAW or JPEG, Up to 16 fps*6 in Live View Mode
Delivering outstanding performance at speeds of up to 14 fps*, and up to 16 fps*6 in Live View, the EOS-1D X Mark II camera is loaded with technologies that help facilitate speedy operation at every step of image capture. The EOS-1D X Mark II features a new mirror mechanism designed for highly precise operation with reduced vibration even at incredibly fast speeds. The shutter unit is rated for 400,000 frames and captures at up to 16 fps*6, while the CMOS sensor has high-speed signal reading that enables speedy image capture. A fast AF/AE system, Dual DIGIC 6+ Image Processors and high-speed recording with its new CFast™ card slot helps ensure that camera operations are performed quickly and precisely.
Dual DIGIC 6+ Image Processors
Key to the performance benchmarks achieved by the EOS-1D X Mark II camera, Dual DIGIC 6+ Image Processors not only convert the light that passes through the camera's sensor into high-quality photos and movies, but also enhance the camera's overall performance. Improvements include high-speed processing, up to 16-fps*6 operation for stills and 4K/60p movies, lens distortion and diffraction correction during operation with virtually no effect on the camera's speed, plus fast write times and much more.
Achieves a maximum burst rate of up to 170 RAWs in continuous shooting at up to 16 fps, and 4K movies using CFast cards in the new CFast 2.0*5 slot.
|Sensor Format:||Full Frame|
|Sensor size:||36 x 24 mm|
|Autofocus system:||TTL-secondary image-forming phase-difference detection system with dedicated AF sensor|
|Lens mount:||Canon EF|
|Frames per second:||16|
|Card format:||1x CompactFlash Type I (UDMA 7 compatible), 1x CFast 2.0 (Incompatible with CompactFlash Type II and Microdrive)|
|File formats:||JPEG, RAW, MOV|
|Shutter speed fast:||1/8000 sec|
|Shutter speed slow:||30 sec|
|Screen size (inches):||0|
|Tilting / Rotating screen:||No|
|Exposure compensation:||+/-5 EV in 1/3 or 1/2 stop increments|
|AEB (Bracketing):||+/- 3EV, 1/2 or 1/3 stop increments|
|Flash type:||E-TTL II Auto Flash, Metered Manual|
|Flash guide number:||0|
|Flash sync speed:||1/250 sec|
|Image processor:||Dual DIGIC 6+|
|Body materials:||Magnesium Alloy|
|Size:||158 x 168 x 83 mm|
|Connectivity:||USB 3.0, GPS, HDMI output, Wi-Fi|