Canon EOS 6D Mark II Specifications

SpecificationsCanon EOS 6D Mark II
  Canon EOS 6D Mark II
Year Introduced2017
Megapixels26.2
Total Pixels27.1
Sensor Size35.9 x 24.0mm
Pixel Dimensions6240 x 4160
Pixel Size5.75µm
Diffraction-Limited Aperturef/9.3
Aspect Ratio3:2
Sensor CleaningEOS integrated cleaning system
Lens MountEF (excludes EF-S lenses), TS-E, MP-E
FOVCF1.0x
Image ProcessorDIGIC 7
 
Autofocus  
TypeTTL secondary image-forming phase-difference detection system with Dual Pixel & AF-dedicated sensor
Points45 cross-type AF points
(45 f/5.6 cross-type AF points, 27 f/8 points [9 cross-type], centre point is f/2.8 and f/5.6 dual cross-type)
Working RangeEV -3 - 18 (at 23 °C & ISO 100)
ModesVia optical viewfinder: One Shot AF, Predictive AI Servo AF (AI Servo II algorithm), AI Focus AF
Via liveview on LCD screen: One-Shot AF, Servo AF
Point SelectionVia optical viewfinder: Automatic selection: 45 point AF, Manual selection: Single point/ Spot AF, Manual selection: Zone AF, Manual selection: Large Zone AF, AF points can be selected separately for vertical and horizontal shooting
Via LCD screen: Automatic selection: Face AIAF + Tracking, up to 63 AF points when no subject/ face detected, Manual selection via touch screen or freely position 1 AF point/ 1 AF Zone (9 points, 3x3 grid)
PredictiveYes
Assist BeamEmitted by an optional dedicated Speedlite or optional Speedlite Transmitter ST-E2
MicroadjustmentYes
 
Exposure Control  
Metering ModesVia optical viewfinder: 
7560-pixel RGB+IR metering sensor 
Metering with the area divided into 63 segments (9 × 7) 
(1) Evaluative metering (linked to all AF points) 
(2) Partial metering (approx. 6.5 % of viewfinder) 
(3) Spot metering (approx. 3.2 % of viewfinder) 
(4) Center-weighted average metering 
Via liveview on LCD screen: 
(1) Evaluative metering (315 zones) 
(2) Partial metering (approx. 6.3 % of LCD screen) 
(3) Spot metering (approx. 2.7 % of LCD screen) 
(4) Center-weighted average metering
Metering RangeEV 1 - 20 (at 73°F/23°C, ISO 100)
Exposure Comp+/-5 EV in 1/3 or 1/2 stop increments (can be combined with AEB).
AEB2, 3, 5 or 7 Shots +/-3 EV 1/3 or 1/2 stop increments
ISO SensitivityStills: Auto (100 - 40000), 100 - 40000 (in 1/3-stop or whole stop increments), Manual ISO can be expanded to L: 50, H1: 51200, H2: 102400
Movie: Auto (100 - 25600), 100 - 25600 (in 1/3-stop or whole stop increments), Auto ISO/ Manual ISO settings can be expanded to H1: 51200. H2: 102400
Shutter Speed30-1/4000 sec in 1/3 stop increments (Total shutter speed range. Available range varies by shooting mode)
WB SettingsAWB (Ambeince priority/White priority), Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, White Fluorescent light, Flash, Custom, Color Temperature Setting (Approx. 2500 K - 10000 K) 
White balance compensation: 
1. Blue/Amber +/-9 
2. Magenta/ Green +/-9.
Custom WBYes, 1 setting can be registered
WB Bracketing+/-3 levels in single level increments
3 bracketed images per shutter release.
Selectable Blue/Amber bias or Magenta/ Green bias.
 
Viewfinder  
TypePentaprism
CoverageApprox. 98%
MagnificationApprox. 0.71x
EyepointApprox. 21mm
Diopter Correction-3 to +1 m-1 (diopter)
Focusing ScreenFixed (Transmissive LCD screen)
MirrorQuick-return half mirror (Transmission: reflection ratio of 40:60, no mirror cut-off with EF600mm f/4 or shorter)
InformationAF information: AF points, focus confirmation, AF area selection mode, AF mode 
Exposure information: Exposure mode, Shutter speed, aperture value, ISO speed, AE lock, exposure level/compensation, Metering mode, spot metering circle, exposure warning, AEB. 
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, Aspect Ratio 
Other information: Drive mode, Battery level, Alert symbol, Flicker Detection, Image Quality (RAW/ JPEG)
DOF PreviewProvided with depth of field preview button
Eyepiece ShutterOn strap
 
LCD  
TypeTouch screen Vari angle 7.7cm (3.0") 3:2 Clear View II TFT, approx. 1040K dots
CoverageApprox. 100%
Viewing AngleApprox. 170°
CoatingAnti-smudge coating applied.
Brightness AdjAdjustable to one of seven levels
Display Options(1) Quick Control Screen
(2) Camera settings
(3) Electronic Level
 
Flash  
Built-in GNN/A (ISO 100, meters)
Built-in CoverageN/A
Built-in Recycle TimeN/A
ModesAuto, Manual flash, Integrated Speedlite Transmitter
X-Sync1/180sec
Exposure Compensation+/- 3EV (switchable between 1/3 and 1/2 EV steps)
Exposure BracketingYes, with compatible External Flash
Exposure LockYes
2nd Curtain SyncYes
Hot Shoe/PC TerminalYes / No
External Flash CompE-TTL II with EX series Speedlites, wireless optical multi-flash support
External Flash ControlVia camera setting/ flash setting menu
 
Shooting  
Shooting ModesScene Intelligent Auto, Creative Auto, Special Scene (Portrait, Group Photo, Landscape, Sports, Kids, Panning9, Close-up, Food, Candlelight, Night Portrait, Handheld Night Scene, HDR Backlight Control), Program AE, Shutter-priority AE, Aperture-priority AE, Manual exposure, Bulb exposure, Custom (C1/C2)
Picture StylesAuto, Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Fine Detail, Neutral, Faithful, Monochrome, User Def. 1–3
Color SpacesRGB and Adobe RGB
Image ProcessingHighlight 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, Distortion correction, Chromatic aberration correction and Diffraction correction 
Multi-exposure 
HDR Mode 
RAW image processing - during image Playback only 
Resize to M or S1, S2
Drive ModesSingle, Continuous L, Continuous H, Self timer (2s + Remote, 10s + Remote, Continuous), Silent single shooting, Silent continuous shooting
Continuous ShootingMax. Approx. 6.5 fps. (speed maintained for up to 150 images in JPEG, 21 images in RAW)
Shutter Lag60ms
Viewfinder Blackout
 
Live View  
TypeElectronic viewfinder with image sensor
CoverageApprox. 100% (horizontally and vertically)
FrameRate29.97 fps
FocusingManual Focus (Magnify the image 5x or 10x at any point on screen) 
Autofocus: Dual Pixel CMOS AF, Tracking sensitivity (-3 to +3) and Movie Servo AF Speed (-7 to +2)
MeteringReal-time evaluative metering with image sensor 
Active metering time can be changed
Display OptionsGrid overlay (x3), Histogram, Aspect ratios, Electronic Level
 
File Information  
Still ImageTypeJPEG: Fine, Normal (Exif 2.30 [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 RecYes, RAW + various JPEG compression possible
Image SizeJPEG 3:2: (L) 6240 x 4160, (M) 4160 x 2768, (S1) 3120 x 2080 (S2) 2400 x 1600 
JPEG 4:3: (L) 5536 x 4160, (M) 3680 x 2768, (S1) 2768 x 2080, (S2) 2112 x 1600 
JPEG 16:9: (L) 6240 x 3504, (M) 4160 x 2336, (S1) 3120 x 1752, (S2) 2400 x 1344 
JPEG 1:1: (L) 4160 x 4160, (M) 2768 x 2768, (S1) 2080 x 2080, (S2) 1600 x 1600 
RAW: (RAW) 6240 x 4160, (M-RAW) 4680 x 3120, (S-RAW) 3120 x 2080
Movie TypeMOV / MP4 (Video: H.264 Intra frame / inter frame, Sound: Linear PCM / AAC, recording level can be manually adjusted by user)
Note: MOV recording only available during time-lapse capture.
Movie Size1920 x 1080 (59.94, 50 fps) IPB (Standard)
1920 x 1080 (29.97, 25, 23.98 fps) IPB (Standard / Light)
1280 x 720 (59.94, 50 fps) IPB (Standard)
1280 x 720 (29.97, 25) IPB (Light)
Movie LengthMax duration 29min 59sec, Max file size 4GB (If file size exceeds 4GB a new file will be created automatically)
Sound FilesN/A
FoldersNew folders can be manually created and selected
File Numbering(1) Consecutive numbering
(2) Auto reset
(3) Manual reset
 
Other Information  
Wireless FeaturesBuilt-in Wi-Fi, NFC and Bluetooth
GPSBuilt-in
Custom Functions28 Custom Functions settable with the camera
Metadata TagUser copyright information (can be set in camera)
LCD Panel / IlluminationYes / Yes
Water & Dust ResistanceYes (equal to EOS-1N)
Sound MemoNo
Orientation SensorYes
Playback Zoom1.5x - 10x
Display Formats(1) Single image with information (2 levels) 
(2) Single image 
(3) 4 image index 
(4) 9 image index 
(5) 36 image index 
(6) 100 image index 
(7) Jump Display 
(8) Movie/edit
Slide ShowPlayback time: 1/2/3/5/10/20 seconds 
Repeat: On/Off 
Background music: On/Off 
Transition effect: Off, Slide in 1, Slide in 2, Fade 1, Fade 2, Fade 3
HistogramBrightness: Yes 
RGB: Yes
Highlight AlertYes
Image Erase Protection(1) Single image (select image)
(2) Select range
(3) All images in a folder
(4) All images on card
(5) All found images (only during image search)
Menu Categories(1) Shooting menu (x5) 
(2) Playback menu (x3) 
(3) Setup menu (x5) 
(4) Custom Functions menu 
(5) My Menu
Menu Languages25 (English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Portuguese, Finnish, Italian, Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish, Greek, Russian, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Romanian, Ukraine, Turkish, Arabic, Thai, Simplified/Traditional Chinese, Korean, Japanese)
 
Interface  
Computer InterfaceHi-Speed USB (USB 2.0)
Other InterfaceVideo output (PAL/ NTSC) (integrated with USB terminal), HDMI micro out, External microphone (3.5mm Stereo mini jack)
Canon Printer SupportCanon Compact Photo Printers and PIXMA Printers supporting PictBridge
Pict BridgeYes
 
Memory  
Memory TypeSD, SDHC or SDXC (UHS-I) card
 
Software  
Browsing & Printing Software
Image Processing SoftwareDigital Photo Professional
Other SoftwareEOS Utility, EOS Lens Registration Tool, EOS Web Service Registration Tool, EOS Sample Music, Picture Style Editor, Camera Connect app available on iOS and Android devices
 
Batteries & Power  
BatteryRechargeable Li-ion Battery LP-E6N (supplied) / LP-E6
Battery LifeApprox. 1200 (at 23°C, AE 50%, FE 50%)
Approx. 1100 (at 0°C, AE 50%, FE 50%)
Battery Indicator6 levels
Power SavingPower automatically turns off after the set time (1, 2, 4, 8 or 15 min.) of non-operation elapses.
Power Supply Battery ChargersAC Adapter AC-E6(N), DC coupler: DR-E6, Battery charger LC-E6E, Car Battery charger CBC-E6
 
Physical Specs  
Body MaterialsChassis: Aluminum alloy and polycarbonate resin with glass fiber
Body: Polycarbonate resin with special conductive fiber & Polycarbonate resin with glass fiber on some parts
Shutter Durability Rating
Operating Environment32–104°F / 0–40°C
Dimensions Inches5.67 x 4.35 x 2.94" (144.0 x 110.5 x 74.8mm)
CIPA Weight26.98 oz (765g)
 
Accessories  
ViewfinderEyecup Eb, E-series Dioptric Adjustment Lens, Eyepiece Extender EP-EX15II, Angle Finder C
Camera CaseProtecting Cloth PC-E1
Wireless File TransmitterBuilt-in
Compatible LensesAll EF lenses (excludes EF-S lenses), TS-E and MP-E lenses
Compatible FlashCanon Speedlites (90EX, 220EX, 270EX, 270EX II, 320EX, 380EX, 420EX, 430EX, 430EX II, 430EX III-RT, 550EX, 580EX, 580EX II, 600EX, 600EX-RT, 600EX II-RT, Macro-Ring-Lite MR-14EX, Macro Ring Lite MR-14EX II, Macro Twin Lite MT-24EX, Speedlite Transmitter ST-E2, Speedlite Transmitter ST-E3-RT)
Battery Grip BG-E21  Buy ►
RemoteRemote control with N3 type contact, Wireless Controller LC-5 and Speedlite 600EX-II-RT
OtherHand Strap E2 
Interface Cable IFC-400PCU 
Directional Stereo Microphone DM-E1
 
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