Canon EOS-1D X

Canon's new flagship DSLR, the EOS-1D X, is a full-frame 18-megapixel camera with three processors and greatly expanded low-light sensitivity. It's got two CompactFlash card slots, captures 1080p30 and 720p60 video, has a 14 frame per second continuous shooting mode, an incredible 51,200 native ISO — expandable to 204,800, and Canon's cut the shutter lag down to 0.036 seconds.

  • Status: Available
  • Availability date: July 2012
  • Price at launch: $6,799.00

What You Need To Know

  • Camera features 61 autofocus points
  • Has a dedicated DIGIC IV processor for AF/AE control and dual DIGIC V processors
  • It supports gigabit ethernet for live streaming of captured footage to a computer or the web
  • Successor to Canon's EOS-1D Mark IV

Basic Specs

Camera type DSLR
Sensor size 35mm "full frame"
Sensor type CMOS
Effective pixels 18.1 megapixels
RAW support RAW, RAW + JPEG
Supported media CompactFlash (CF Type I), CompactFlash (CF Type II)
Multiple card slots Yes

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Tech Specs

Hardware
Camera type DSLR
Width 6.2 inches
Height 6.4 inches
Depth 3.3 inches
Color Black
Sensor
Sensor size 35mm "full frame"
Sensor type CMOS
Effective pixels 18.1 megapixels
Controls
Minimum ISO 50
Maximum ISO 204800
Fastest shutter speed (1/n seconds) 8000
Slowest shutter speed (1/n) 30 seconds
Focus points 61
Max. continuous shooting speed 14 FPS
Display
Size 3.2 inches
Resolution 1040000 dots
Built-in viewfinder Yes
Video
Video capture Yes
Max. resolution 1080p
Standard framerate(s) 24, 25, 30, 50, 60
Software
Supported video formats MPEG-4, H.264
RAW support RAW, RAW + JPEG
Lens
Interchangeable Yes
Supported mounts Canon EF
Connectivity
Wi-Fi Optional
GPS Optional
Storage
Supported media CompactFlash (CF Type I), CompactFlash (CF Type II)
Multiple card slots Yes
Audio
Built-in speaker Yes
Built-in microphone Yes
Microphone input Yes
Ports
Video out Yes
Connection(s) Proprietary, Accessory shoe, USB, HDMI, 3.5mm stereo audio, Flash Sync, Ethernet
Battery
Model LP-E4N, LP-E4
Removable Yes
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