Canon EOS Rebel T8i / 850D Specifications

SpecificationsCanon EOS Rebel T8i / 850D
  Canon EOS Rebel T8i / 850D
Year Introduced2020
Megapixels24.1
Total Pixels25.8
Sensor Size22.3 x 14.9mm
Pixel Dimensions6000 x 4000
Pixel Size3.72µm
Diffraction-Limited Aperturef/6.0
Aspect Ratio3:2
Sensor StabilizationN
Sensor CleaningEOS integrated cleaning system
Lens MountEF, EF-S, TS-E, MP-E
FOVCF1.6x
Image ProcessorDIGIC 8
 
Autofocus  
TypeTTL secondary image-forming phase-difference detection system with AF-dedicated sensor
PointsVia optical viewfinder: 45 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)
Via liveview on LCD screen: Maximum 143 AF points via camera automatic selection – Freely position 1 AF point/ 1 AF Zone (9 points, 3x3 grid) via manual selection
Working Range-4 - 18 EV
Modes(1) Autofocus
1. One-Shot AF
2. AI Servo AF
(2) Manual focus
Point SelectionAutomatic selection: 45 point AF (with iTR Face Priority)
Manual selection: Single point AF
Manual selection: Zone AF
Manual selection: Large Zone AF
PredictiveYes
Assist BeamIntermittent firing of built-in flash (effective range up to 4.0 m) or emitted by optional dedicated Speedlite
MicroadjustmentNo
 
Exposure Control  
Metering ModesVia optical viewfinder:
220,000-pixel RGB+IR metering sensor
Metering with the area divided into 216 segments (18 × 12)
(1) Evaluative metering (linked to all AF points)
(2) Partial metering (approx. 6.5 % of viewfinder)
(3) Spot metering (approx. 2.0 % of viewfinder)
(4) Center-weighted average metering

Via liveview on LCD screen:
(1) Evaluative metering (384 zones)
(2) Partial metering (approx. 5.8 % of LCD screen)
(3) Spot metering (approx. 2.9 % of LCD screen)
(4) Center-weighted average metering
Metering RangeVia optical viewfinder:
EV 1-20 (at 23 °C)

Via liveview on LCD screen:
EV -2-20 (at 23 °C)
Movie: EV 0-20 (at 23 °C)
Exposure Comp+/-5 EV in 1/3 or 1/2 stop increments (can be combined with AEB)
AEB3 shots +/-3 EV 1/3 or 1/2 stop increments
ISO SensitivityAuto (100-25600), 100-25600 (in 1/3-stop or whole stop increments)
ISO can be expanded to H: 51200
During Movie shooting: Auto (100-12800), 100-12800 (in 1/3-stop or whole stop increments) ISO can be expanded to H: 25600
Shutter Speed30-1/4000 sec (1/2 or 1/3 stop increments), Bulb (Total shutter speed range. Available range varies by shooting mode)
WB SettingsAWB (Ambience priority, White priority), Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten light, White, Fluorescent light, Flash, Custom, Colour Temperature Setting., White balance compensation:, 1. Blue/Amber bias +/-9 levels, 2. Magenta/ Green bias +/-9 levels
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  
TypePentamirror
CoverageApprox. 95%
MagnificationApprox. 0.82x
EyepointApprox. 19mm
Focusing ScreenFixed (Translucent LCD screen for information overlay)
InformationAF information: AF points, focus confirmation, AF area selection mode
Exposure information: Shutter speed, aperture value, ISO speed (always displayed), AE lock, exposure level/compensation, spot metering circle, exposure warning, AEB.
Flash information: Flash ready, high-speed sync, FE lock, flash exposure compensation, red-eye reduction light, AI Bounce mode active
Image information: Card information, maximum burst (1 digit display), Highlight tone priority (D+).
Composition information: Grid, Aspect Ratio
Other information: Warning icon, Flicker Detection
DOF PreviewYes, with Depth of Field preview button
Eyepiece Shutter
 
LCD  
TypeVari angle touchscreen 7.5 cm (3.0") 3:2 Clear View II TFT, approx. 1040 K sRGB dots
CoverageApprox. 100%
Viewing AngleApprox. 170°
CoatingNo anti-smudge coating
No anti-reflection coating
Brightness AdjAdjustable to one of seven levels
Display Options(1) Quick Control Screen
(2) Camera settings
(3) Electronic Level
 
Flash  
Built-in GN12 (ISO 100, meters)
Built-in Coverageup to 17mm focal length (35mm equivalent: approx. 28mm)
Built-in Recycle TimeApprox. 5 seconds
ModesAuto, Manual flash, Integrated Speedlite Transmitter
X-Sync1/200
Exposure Compensation+/- 2 EV in 1/2 or 1/3 increments
Hot Shoe/PC TerminalYes/ No
External Flash CompE-TTL II with EX series Speedlites, wireless optical multi-flash support
External Flash ControlVia camera menu
 
Shooting  
Shooting ModesScene Intelligent Auto (Stills and Movie), No Flash, Creative Auto, SCN(Portrait, Smooth Skin, Landscape, Close-up, Sports, Group Photo, Night Portrait, Handheld Night Scene, HDR Backlight Control, Food, Kids, Candlelight), Creative filters, Program AE, Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual (Stills and Movie), Self Portrait
Picture StylesAuto, Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Fine Detail, Neutral, Faithful, Monochrome, User Defined (x3)
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, Chromatic aberration correction, Distortion correction, Diffraction correction
Creative filters (Grainy B/W, Soft focus, Fish-eye effect, Water painting effect, Toy camera effect, Miniature effect, HDR art standard, HDR art vivid, HDR art bold, HDR art embossed)
Multi-exposure
Resize, Crop (JPEG only)
Drive ModesSingle, Continuous L, Continuous H, Self timer (continuous, continuous panning, 2s+remote, 10s +remote)
Continuous ShootingMax. approx. 7fps via viewfinder
Max. approx 7.5fps via Live View
Shutter Lag
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 (Face detection and Tracking AF, FlexiZone-Multi, FlexiZone-Single)
One-shot AF and Servo AF selectable for Stills and Movie
MeteringReal-time evaluative metering with image sensor.
Evaluative metering, partial metering, spot metering, center-weighted average metering.
Display OptionsGrid overlay (x3), Histogram
 
File Information  
Still ImageTypeJPEG: Fine, Normal (Exif 2.31 compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system (2.0)
RAW: RAW (CR3 14-bit), CRAW (Compact RAW)
Digital Print Order Format [DPOF] Version 1.1 compliant
RAW+JPEG Simultaneous RecRAW, RAW + L possible
Image SizeJPEG 3:2: (L) 6000 x 4000, (M) 3984 x 2656, (S1) 2976 x 1984, (S2) 2400x1600,
JPEG 4:3: (L) 5328x4000, (M) 3552x2664, (S1) 2656x1992, (S2) 2112x1600,
JPEG 16:9: (L) 6000x3368, (M) 3984x2240, (S1) 2976x1680, (S2) 2400x1344,
JPEG 1:1: (L) 4000x4000, (M) 2656x2656, (S1) 1984x1984, (S2) 1600x1600,
RAW: (RAW) 6000x4000
Movie TypeMP4 [Video: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, Audio: MPEG-4 AAC-LC (stereo)]
Movie Size3840 x 2160 (29.97, 25, 23.98 fps) inter-frame
1920 x 1080 (59.94, 50 fps) inter-frame
1920 x 1080 (29.97, 25, 23.98 fps) inter-frame
1920 x 1080 (29.97, 25) lite inter-frame
1280 x 720 (59.94, 50 fps) inter-frame
Movie LengthMax duration 29min 59sec
 
Other Information  
Wireless FeaturesBuilt-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth
GPSCompatible with GPS receiver GP-E2
Custom Functions14 Custom Functions
LCD Panel / IlluminationNo / No
Water & Dust Resistance
Sound Memo
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
 
Interface  
Computer InterfaceHi-Speed USB (USB 2.0; Micro-B connection type)
Other InterfaceVideo output (PAL/ NTSC) (integrated with USB terminal), HDMI mini output (HDMI-CEC compatible), External microphone (3.5mm Stereo mini jack)
 
Memory  
Memory TypeSD, SDHC, SDXC (UHS Speed Class 1 compatible)
 
Batteries & Power  
BatteryRechargeable Li-ion Battery LP-E17
Battery LifeApprox. Viewfinder Shooting:
Approx. 800 (at 23°C, AE 50%, FE 50%)
Approx. 730 (at 0°C, AE 50%, FE 50%)
Live View Shooting:
Approx. 310 (at 23°C, AE 50%, FE 50%)
Approx. 290 (at 0°C, AE 50%, FE 50%)
Battery Indicator5 levels
Power SavingPower turns off after 10/30 (10 sec viewfinder/30 sec live view, functions, image playback etc.) sec, 30 sec, 1, 2, 4, 8, or 15 mins. Can be disabled.
Power Supply Battery ChargersAC Adapter AC-E6N, DC coupler: DR-E18, Battery charger LC-E17E
 
Physical Specs  
Body MaterialsChassis: Aluminum alloy and polycarbonate resin with glass fiber
Exterior: Polycarbonate resin with glass fiber and special conductive fiber
Shutter Durability Rating
Operating Environment0 – 40 °C, 85% or less humidity
Dimensions Inches5.15 x 4.04 x 3.00" (131.0 x 102.6 x 76.2mm)
CIPA Weight18.17 oz (515g)
 
Accessories  
ViewfinderEyecup Ef, Rubber Frame Ef, E-series Dioptric Adjustment Lenses, Eyepiece Extender EP-EX15II, Magnifier MG-Ef, Angle Finder C
Camera CaseSemi Hard case EH26-L / EH27-L
Wireless File TransmitterBuilt-in
Compatible LensesAll EF, EF-S, TS-E and MP-E lenses
Compatible FlashCanon Speedlites (90EX, 220EX, 270EX, 270EX II, 320EX, 420EX, 430EX, 430EX II, 430EX III-RT, 550EX, 580EX, 580EX II, 600EX, 600EX-RT, Macro-Ring-Lite, MR-14EX, Macro Twin Lite MT-24EX, Speedlite Transmitter ST-E2, Speedlite Transmitter ST-E3-RT, EL100)
Battery Grip
RemoteRemote Switch RS-60E3, TC-80N3 (requires Remote Controller Adapter RA-E3) Remote Controller BR-E1
OtherHand Strap E2, GP-E2
 
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