Canon EOS 7D Mark II Product Specification
Up to 10 frames per second - Shoot continuous bursts of images at up to 10 frames per second.
Digic 6 Dual - Shoot at high frame rates and enjoy superb colour reproduction.
150,000 pixel RGB+IR Metering Sensor - Each scene is dissected and analysed for consistent accurate exposure metering.
Cross-type max 65 point AF - Focus on subjects wherever they are, with 65 cross-type AF points spread across the frame.
EOS movie full HD - Capture movies at up to 1080p resolution and 60fps frame rate. Mic and headphone sockets for full audio control.
CF + SD Dual Card Slots - Dual memory cards slots enable automatic back up as you shoot, or extended storage capacity.
20.2 mega pixels CMOS - Produce great quality photos that are packed with fine detail.
Dual Pixel AF CMOS - Enjoy smooth continuous focusing when shooting movies and photos in Live View mode.
GPS - Geotag each photo and movie you shoot with your current location – great for travel photographers.
22.4 x 15.0 mm CMOS
Approx. 20.2 megapixels
Approx. 20.9 megapixels
Built-in/Fixed with fluorine coating
EOS integrated cleaning system
Colour Filter Type
Dual "DIGIC 6"
Equivalent to 1.6x the focal length of the lens
TTL-CT-SIR with a dedicated CMOS sensor
AF System/ Points
65 cross-type AF points (Centre point is an extra sensitive dual-cross-type point at f/2.8, cross-type at f/8 and sensitive to -3EV) (11)
AF working range
EV -3 - 18 (at 23°C & ISO100)
AF Point Selection
Automatic selection: 65 point AF
Manual selection: Single point AF (65 cross type only, 21 or 9 points selectable)
Manual selection: Spot AF
Manual selection: AF point Expansion 4 points (up, down, left, right)
Manual selection: AF point Expansion surrounding 8 points
Manual selection: Zone AF
Manual selection: Large Zone AF
AF points can be selected separately for vertical and horizontal shooting
Selected AF point display
Superimposed in viewfinder and indicated on top LCD panel and Quick Control screen
Predictive AF (7)
Yes, up to 8m
Locked when shutter button is pressed half way in One Shot AF mode or AF-ON button is pressed.
AF Assist Beam
Intermittent firing of built-in flash or emitted by optional dedicated Speedlite
Selected on lens
+/- 20 steps (wide and tele setting for Zooms)
Adjust all lenses by same amount
Adjust up to 40 lenses individually
Adjustments remembered for lens by serial number
TTL full aperture metering with 252 zone Dual Layer SPC
(1) Evaluative metering (linked to All AF point)
(2) Partial metering (approx. 6% of viewfinder at centre)
(3) Spot metering (approx. 1.8% viewfinder at centre)
(4) Centre weighted average metering
EV 0 - 20 (at 23°C with 50mm f/1.4 lens ISO100)
Auto: In 1-shot AF mode with evaluative metering exposure is locked when focus is achieved.
Manual: By AE lock button in creative zone modes.
+/-5 EV in 1/3 or 1/2 stop increments (can be combined with AEB).
2, 3, 5 or 7 Shots +/-3 EV 1/3 or 1/2 stop increments
ISO Sensitivity (8)
Auto (100-16000), 100-16000 (in 1/3-stop or whole stop increments)
ISO can be expanded to H1: 25600, H2: 51200
During Movie shooting: Auto (100-16000), 100-16000 (in 1/3-stop or whole stop increments) ISO can be expanded to H: 25600
Electronically-controlled focal-plane shutter
30-1/8000 sec (1/2 or 1/3 stop increments), Bulb (Total shutter speed range. Available range varies by shooting mode)
Auto white balance with the imaging sensor
AWB, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, White
Fluorescent light, Flash, Custom, Colour Temperature Setting.
White balance compensation:
Magenta/ Green +/-9
Custom White Balance
Yes, 1 setting can be registered
+/-3 levels in single level increments
3 bracketed images per shutter release.
Selectable Blue/Amber bias or Magenta/ Green bias.
Approx. 22mm (from eyepiece lens centre)
-3 to +1 m-1 (dioptre)
Interchangeable (2 types, optional).
Standard Focusing Screen Eh-A
Super Precision Matte Eh-S
Quick-return half mirror (Transmission: reflection ratio of 40:60, no mirror cut-off with EF600mm f/4 or shorter)
AF information: Single/Spot AF points, AF Frame, AF status, Focus indicator, AF mode, AF point selection, AF point registration
Exposure information: Shutter speed, aperture value, ISO speed (always displayed), AE lock, exposure level/compensation, flash metering, spot metering circle, exposure warning, AEB, metering mode, shooting mode
Flash information: Flash ready, high-speed sync, FE lock, flash exposure compensation, red-eye reduction light.
Image information: Card information, maximum burst (2 digit display), Highlight tone priority (D+).
Composition information: Grid, Electronic level
Other information: Battery check, Warning symbol, Flicker Detection, drive mode, white balance, JPEG/RAW indicator"
Depth of field preview
Yes, with Depth of Field preview button.
7.7cm (3.0") Clear View II TFT, approx. 1040K dots
Viewing Angle (horizontally/vertically)
Anti-reflection and Solid Structure
Auto: Using extenal ambient light sensor
Manual: Adjustable to one of seven levels
Quick Control Screen
Dual Axis Electronic Level
Built-in Flash GN (ISO 100, meters)
Built-in Flash Coverage
Up to 15mm focal length (35mm equivalent: 24mm)
Built-in Flash recycle time
Approx. 3 seconds
E-TTL II, Manual flash, Multi flash, Integrated Speedlite Transmitter
Flash Exposure Compensation
+/- 3EV in 1/2 or 1/3 increments
Flash Exposure Bracketing
Yes, with compatible External Flash
Flash Exposure Lock
Second Curtain Synchronisation
HotShoe/ PC terminal
External Flash Compatibility
E-TTL II with EX series Speedlites, wireless multi-flash support
External Flash Control
Via camera menu screen
Scene Intelligent Auto, Program AE , Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual (Stills and Movie), Bulb, Custom (x3)
Auto, Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Neutral, Faithful, Monochrome, User Defined (x3)
sRGB and Adobe RGB
Highlight Tone Priority
Auto Lighting Optimizer (4 settings)
Long exposure noise reduction
High ISO speed noise reduction (4 settings)
Multi Shot Noise Reduction
Auto Correction of Lens Peripheral illumination
Chromatic aberration correction
Resize to M, S1, S2 or S3
RAW image processing - during image Playback only
HDR images 5 presets
Single, Continuous L, Continuous H, Self timer (2s+remote, 10s+remote), Silent single shooting, Silent continous shooting
"Max. Approx. 10fps. (speed maintained for up to an infinite number of JPEGs or 31 RAW images (1) (2) (10) with UDMA7 card.
Built-in, number of shots selectable from 1-99 or unlimited. Bulb timer possible
Live View Mode
Electronic viewfinder with image sensor
Approx. 100% (horizontally and vertically)
Manual Focus (Magnify the image 5x or 10x at any point on screen)
Autofocus: Dual Pixel CMOS AF (Face detection and Tracking AF, FlexiZone-Multi, FlexiZone-Single), Custom Movie Servo AF
Real-time evaluative metering with image sensor
Active metering time can be changed
Grid overlay (x2), Histogram
Still Image Type
JPEG: Fine, Normal (Exif 2.21 [Exif Print] compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system (2.0),
RAW: RAW, M-RAW, S-RAW (14bit, Canon original RAW 2nd edition), Digital Print Order Format [DPOF] Version 1.1 compliant
RAW+JPEG simultaneous recording
Yes, any combination of RAW + JPEG, M-RAW + JPEG, S-RAW + JPEG possible.
JPEG 3:2: (L) 5472x3648, (M) 3648x2432, (S1) 2736x1824, (S2) 1920x1280, (S3) 720x480
JPEG 4:3: (L) 4864x3648, (M) 3248x2432, (S1) 2432x1824, (S2) 1696x1280, (S3) 640x480
JPEG 16:9: (L) 5472x3072, (M) 3648x2048, (S1) 2736x1536, (S2) 1920x1080, (S3) 720x408
JPEG 1:1: (L) 3648x3648, (M) 2432x2432, (S1) 1824x1824, (S2) 1280x1280, (S3) 480x480
RAW: (RAW) 5472x3648, (M-RAW) 4104x2736, (S-RAW) 2736x1824"
MOV (Video: H.264 or MP4: Intra frame / inter frame, Sound: Linear PCM with H.264, AAC with MP4, recording level can be manually adjusted by user)
1920 x 1080 (59.94, 50 fps) inter-frame
1920 x 1080 (29.97, 25, 24, 23.98 fps) intra or inter frame
1920 x 1080 (29.97, 25) lite inter-frame
1280 x 720 (59.94, 50 fps) intra or inter frame
1280 x 720 (29.97, 25, 24, 23.98 fps) lite inter-frame
640 x 480 (29.97, 25 fps) inter-frame or inter-frame lite
Max duration 29min 59sec
New folders can be manually created and selected
18 Custom Functions
User copyright information (can be set in camera)
Image rating (0-5 stars), GPS information: Latitude, Longitude, Elevation, Direction, Coordinated Universal Time (UTC), satellite signal condition
LCD Panel / Illumination
Yes / Yes
Water/ Dust resistance
Yes (equal to EOS-1N)
Intelligent Orientation Sensor
1.5x - 10x
Single image with information (2 levels)
4 image index
9 image index
Image selection: All images, by Date, by Folder, Movies, Stills, Rating, Protect images
Playback time: 1/2/3/5/10 or 20 seconds
Erase: Single image, All images in folder, Checkmarked images, unprotected images
Protection: Erase protection of one image at a time
Shooting menu (x6)
AF Menu (x5)
Playback menu (x3)
Setup menu (x4)
Custom Functions menu (x5)
25 Languages: English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Portuguese, Finnish, Italian, Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish, Greek, Russian, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Romanian, Ukrainian, Turkish, Arabic, Thai, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Korean and Japanese
Update possible by the user.
SuperSpeed USB 3
HDMI mini output (HDMI-CEC compatible, output of uncompressed YCbCr 4:2:2, 8-bit for video streaming is possible, sound output via HDMI is also possible)
External microphone (Stereo mini jack)
Headphone socket (Stereo mini jack)
Canon Compact Photo Printers and PIXMA Printers supporting PictBridge
CompactFlash Type I (UDMA 7 compatible), SD card, SDHC card or SDXC card. High-speed writing with UHS-I type SD cards is supported
Supported Operating System
Windows 8.1 / 8 / 7 SP1 / Vista SP2 / XP SP3
OS X v10.8-10.9
Browsing & Printing
Digital Photo Professional
PhotoStitch, EOS Utility (inc. Remote Capture, WFT utility*), Picture Style Editor
* Requires optional accessory
Rechargeable Li-ion Battery LP-E6N (supplied)
Approx. 670 shots (at 23°C, AE 50%, FE 50%) (5)
Approx. 640 (at 0°C, AE 50%, FE 50%)
6 levels + percentage
Power turns off after 1, 2, 4, 8, 15 or 30mins.
Power Supply & Battery Chargers
AC Adapter Kit ACK-E6, Battery charger LC-E6, Car Battery charger CBC-E6
Magnesium Alloy body covers
0 – 40 °C, 85% or less humidity
148.6 x 112.4 x 78.2mm
Weight (body only)
Approx. 910 g
Eyecup Eb, E-series Dioptric Adjustment Lens with Rubber Frame Eb, Focusing Screens Eh (Eh-A Standard Focusing Screen, Eh-S Super Precision Matte), Angle Finder C
Wireless File Transmitter
Wireless File Transmitter WFT-E7 version 2
Wireless File Transmitter WFT-E7 requires a firmware update and Interface Cable IFC-40AB II or IFC-150AB II
Compatible with Eye-Fi cards
All EF and EF-S lenses
Canon Speedlites (90EX, 220EX, 270EX, 270EX II, 320EX, 420EX, 430EX, 430EX II, 550EX, 580EX, 580EX II, 600EX, 600EX-RT, Macro-Ring-Lite, MR-14EX II, Macro Twin Lite MT-24EX, Speedlite Transmitter ST-E2, Speedlite Transmitter ST-E3-RT)
Remote Controller/ Switch
Remote control with N3 type contact, Wireless Controller LC-5, Remote Controller RC-6
Hand Strap E2
All data is based on Canon standard testing methods except where indicated. Subject to change without notice.
1 Large/Fine(Quality 8) resolution
2 Based on Canon's testing conditions, JPEG, ISO 100, Standard Picture Style. Maximum fps and buffer capacity may be reduced depending on the cameras settings, light level, subject, memory card brand and capacity, image recording quality, ISO speed, drive mode, Picture Style, Custom functions etc.
4 with 50mm lens at infinity, -1m-1 dpt
5 Based on the CIPA Standard and using the battery supplied with the camera, except where indicated
7 with EF300mm f/2.8L IS USM at 50kph
8 Recommended Exposure Index
10 Figures quoted are when used with UDMA7 class cards and with iTR AF feature disabled. When iTR AF is enabled, continuous shooting has a maximum rate of approx. 9.5fps
11 The number of cross-type AF points depends on the lens used