Canon EOS M2

Canon EOS M2 - White

Product Summary

  • Model name: Canon EOS M2
  • Focus Type: Autofocus / Manual
  • Format : APS-C
  • Mounts: Canon EF-M

Key features

  • 18 MP CMOS sensor
  • Hybrid CMOS AF II
  • 8% Size Reduction
  • 4.6 FPS Burst Rate (compared to 4.3 fps of EOS M)
  • Built-in Wi-Fi

Overview

Canon has unveiled the EOS M2 in Japan. EOS M2 is the latest version of Canon mirrorless series. EOS M2 features a new Hybrid CMOS II sensor, as seen in the EOS 100D / SL1 and is slightly smaller in size (by 8%) than EOS M. However no Dual Pixel AF like EOS 70D. EOSM2 will be available in mid december, either black or white and appears to be sold in Japan & Asian Market only (No US & European Announcement yet)

Specifications

Type
Type Single-lens mirrorless AF / AE camera
Recording media SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
Image Sensor Size Approximately 22.3×14.9 mm
Compatible lenses Canon EF-M, EF and EF-S lens (with adapter)
Lens mount Canon EF-M mount
Image Sensor
Type CMOS image sensor
Effective Pixels Approximately 18 million pixels
Aspect Ratio 3:02
Dust removal function Auto, Manual
Recording system
Record Format Design rule for Camera File System 2.0
Image Type JPEG, RAW (14 bit Canon original)
RAW + JPEG can be recorded simultaneously
Recording Pixels L (large): approximately 17.9 million pixels (5184 x 3456)
M (medium): about 800 million pixels (3456 x 2304)
S1 (the small one): about 4.5 million pixels (2592 x 1728)
S2 (Little 2): Approximately 2.5 million pixels (1920 x 1280)
S3 (small 3): Approximately 350,000 pixels (720 x 480)
RAW: approximately 17.9 million pixels (5184 x 3456)
Image processing during shooting
Picture Style Auto, Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Neutral, Faithful, Monochrome, User Defined 1-3
Basic + Shot by ambience selection, Shoot by lighting or scene type
Additional effects shooting With (Creative Auto mode)
White Balance Auto, Preset (Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, White Fluorescent, Flash), user-defined
Creative Filters Black and white particles, soft focus, fish-eye effect, painting effect, watercolor effect, Toy Camera Effect, Miniature Effect
Noise Reduction Can be applied to long exposures and high ISO sensitivity shooting
Automatic image brightness correction Auto Lighting Optimizer
Highlight tone priority Yes
Lens aberration correction Peripheral illumination correction, color correction
AF
Type Hybrid CMOS AF II
(Face + tracking, multi-point freedom of movement, freedom of movement 1:00)
Focus 31 points (maximum)
Focus mode Single AF, servo AF, manual focus
Focus brightness range EV 1 ~ 18 (23 C, ISO 100)
AF-assist beam Built-in (LED lights)
Exposure Control
Metering Mode Using real-time image sensor metering
• Evaluative metering (315 zones)
• Partial metering (approximately 11%)
* Spot metering (approx. 2.8%)
* Center-weighted average metering
Metering Range EV 1 ~ 20 (23 C, ISO 100)
Exposure Control Program AE (Scene Intelligent Auto, Creative Auto, Portrait, Landscape, Macro, Sports, Children, Food, Night Portrait, Handheld Night Scene, HDR Backlight Control, Program), shutter-priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual Exposure
ISO sensitivity
(Recommended Exposure Index)
Basic Zone modes: at ISO 100 – 6400 set automatically
Hand-held Twilight: The ISO 100 – 12800 set automatically
Landscape: 100 – 1600 set automatically
Creative Zone modes: in ISO 100 – 12800
Manual at ISO 100 – 6400, Auto ISO can set the maximum ISO sensitivity or ISO expansion to H (equivalent to ISO 25600)
Exposure Compensation Manual: ± 3 to 1/3 or 1/2 stop increments
AEB: ± 2 in 1/3 or 1/2 stop increments
(can be used in combination with manual exposure compensation)
AE Lock Automatic: When focus is in the application of evaluative metering single AF mode
Manual: By AE lock button
Shutter
Type Electronically controlled focal plane shutter
Shutter speed 1/4000 to 30 seconds, B [Total shutter speed range. Available range varies by shooting mode.]
Flash sync speed of 1/200 sec.
External flash
Compatible flash EX-series Speedlites
Flash metering E-TTL II automatic flash
Flash exposure compensation Interstage ± 2 in 1/3 or 1/2 stop increments
Flash Exposure Lock Yes
PC terminal No
Drive System
Drive Mode Single, Continuous, 10 seconds self-timer / remote control, two seconds and 10 seconds delay self-timer delay Continuous
Continuous shooting speed Single-shot AF / MF: up to about 4.6 / sec.
Maximum Burst JPEG Large / Fine: Approx 13 (about 17)
RAW: about 5 (about 5)
RAW + JPEG Large / Fine: Approx 3 (about 3)
Still image shooting
Aspect Ratio Settings 3:2,4:3,16:9,1:1
Focus mode AF, Manual Focus (available for about 5 times, 10 times magnification confirmation), Automatic + Manual Focus
Continuous AF Yes
Touch Shutter Yes
Show gridlines 2 types
Depth of Field Preview Yes
Movie Shooting
Video compression MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 [variable (average) bit rate]
Audio recording format Linear PCM
Record Format MOV
Recording size and frame rate 1920×1080 (Full HD): 30p/25p/24p
1280×720 (HD): 60p/50p
640×480 (SD): 30p/25p
File Size 1920×1080 (30p/25p/24p): about 330MB / min
1280×720 (60p/50p): about 330MB / min
640×480 (30p/25p): about 82.5MB / min
Focus mode Hybrid CMOS AF II (Face + tracking, multi-point freedom of movement, freedom of movement 1:00)
Manual focus (can be about five times, 10 times magnification confirmation)
Focus brightness range EV 1 ~ 18 (23 C, ISO 100)
Focus mode AF, Manual Focus (available for about 5 times, 10 times magnification confirmation), Automatic + Manual Focus
Servo AF Yes
Metering Mode Use the image sensor Center-weighted average metering and evaluation
Metering Range EV 1 ~ 20 (23 C, ISO 100)
Exposure Control Short Program AE and manual exposure
Exposure Compensation Between ± 3 in 1/3 increments
ISO sensitivity
(Recommended Exposure Index)
When using manual exposure shooting: Auto / Manual ISO 100 – 6400 set, can be extended to H (equivalent to ISO 12800)
Digital zoom 3-10x
Video Snapshot 2 seconds / 4 seconds / 8 seconds
Miniature Effect movie Yes
Recording Built-in stereo microphone
External stereo microphone terminal
Can adjust the recording level, with wind suppression function (when using the built-in microphone), with the attenuator function
Show gridlines Yes; Two Types
LCD Monitor
Type TFT color LCD monitor
Monitor size and dots Widescreen, 3.0 (3:2), about 104 million points
Brightness adjustment Manual (7)
Interface Language 25 kinds (including Simplified Chinese)
Touch screen technology Electrostatic capacity mode
Features Can be displayed
Playback
Image Display Format Single image display, single image + information display (basic information, shooting information, histogram), 4/ 9/36/100 image index
Enlarge Display 1.5 – 10x
Image browsing methods Single image, jump (by 10 or 100 images, shooting date, folders, video clips, still images, score)
Image Rotation Yes
Highlight alert Overexposed highlights blink
Rating Yes
Movie playback Yes (LCD monitor, video / audio output, HDMI output) with built-in speaker
Image Protection Yes
Slideshow All images, by date, folder, video clips, still images or scoring (can choose five kinds of transition effects)
Background music You can choose to play as a slide show and video playback
Image post-processing
Creative Filters Black and white particles, soft focus, fish-eye effect, painting effect, watercolor effect, Toy Camera Effect, Miniature Effect
Resize Yes
Cropping Can crop, change orientation and aspect ratio
Direct Print Yes, with PictBridge-compatible printer
Image Print Compatibility JPEG and RAW images
Custom Functions
Custom Functions 7
My Menu registration Yes
Copyright Information Can be entered
Interface
Audio / Video Output / Digital Terminal Analog video (with NTSC / PAL compatible) / stereo audio output for computer communication and direct printing (equivalent to Hi-Speed USB)
HDMI mini output terminal C-type (automatic switching resolution), CEC-compatible
External microphone input terminal 3.5 mm diameter stereo mini-jack
Wireless Remote Remote control RC-6
Power supply
Battery Battery LP-E12
Battery Life
(Based on CIPA testing standards)
Approx. 230 at 23 C, 200 at 0 C
Video recording time About 1 hour 30 minutes at 23 C, 1 hour 20 minutes at C
Size and Weight
Dimensions (W × H × D) Approximately 104.9 × 65.2 × 31.6 mm
Weight Approx. 274 grams (CIPA guidelines), approx. 238 g (body only)
Operating environment
Operating Temperature Range 0 C ~ 40 C
Operating humidity range 85% or less
Battery LP-E12
Type Rechargeable lithium batteries
Rated voltage 7.2 V DC
Battery capacity 875 mA when
Operating Temperature Range During charging: 5 C ~ 40 C
During filming: 0 C ~ 40 C
Operating humidity range 85% or less
Dimensions (W × H × D) Approximately 32.5 × 12.5 × 48.5mm
Weight Approximately 35 g
Battery Charger LC-E12C
Compatible Battery Battery LP-E12
Charging time About 2 hours (23 C pm)
Input Voltage 100 – 240 V AC (50/60 Hz)
The output voltage 8.4 V DC/540 mA
Operating Temperature Range 5 C ~ 40 C
Operating humidity range 85% or less
Dimensions (W × H × D) Approximately 65 × 25.5 × 90mm
Weight Approximately 76 g (without power cord)

 

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