Canon 1DX Mark II release date review specs

Canon 1D X Mark II release date review specs

Canon 1D X II
Canon just announced the new Canon 1DX mark II camera.

The camera expected to be available from April for 6000 USD. The camera has a 20.2 Megapixel 36 x 24mm Full frame sensor. The iso sensitivity can be adjusted between 100-51,200 (409,600 in extended mode).

The camera can record DCI 4K videos at 60 frames per second and HD videos at 120 frames per second. Out of this 4K video it is possible to grab 8.8 megapixel stills images. The camera has 61/41 focus points. The camera has a new 360,000 dots RGB+IR metering sensor.

The camera has a fixed 1.6 Million dots touchscreen.

The camera has a GPS unit as well geotagging the pictures. Wifi is only possible with the optional external adapter.

In burst mode the camera can record 14 frames per second in live view and 12 frames per second in normal mode. The camera has a Dual Digic 6 imaging processor, and the camera has two memory card slots, for CF and a CFast cards. The camera has a Dual pixel live view af system for video and live view still shooting.

The camera has a my menu settings (like in Nikon). The camera weight is 1530g (53.97 oz.) with batteries.

Canon 1D X Mark II specs

Camera: Canon 1Dx Mk II
Lens-mount: Canon EF
Sensor: Full frame 20.2 Megapixel sensor
ISO range: 100-51,200 (409,600 in extended mode)
Sensor max resolution: 5472 x 3648 pixel
Video: DCI 4K video recording at 60 frames per second with 8.8MP still grab availability
Monitor: 1.62m dots touchsreen monitor
Image processor: Dual digic 6+ image processors
Dual pixel CMOS af
Exposure compensation: +-3 EV
Focus points/crosstype: 61/41 focus points sensitivity 0 to 20 EV -3Ev on the promo video
Memory card slots: 2 (CFast and CF dual slots)
C1, C2, C3 memory modes when the camera remember the settings
Body construction: Magnesium alloy with sealing against dust and water
Integrated vertical grip for portrait work
Continuous shooting: 14 fps in live view 12 fps in AE AF mode
360,000 RGB+IR metering sensor
redesigned mirror mechanism
Battery life: 1210 shots
Carbon fiber blades for the shutter mechanism tested for 400,000 cycles
Built in GPS compatible with American, Russian (Glonass) and Japan (Michibiki) system as well
Wifi : with optional adapter WFT-E8A
M Raw and S Raw options
Digital lens optimizer for correcting lens flaws like chromatic aberration, distortion and such things.

Canon 1D X Mark II price

The initial price is 6000 USD.


Canon 1D X Mark II release date

The camera is expected to be available from April 2016.

Canon 1D X Mark II BH preorder link

BH preorder link

Canon 1D X Mark II promo video

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