At A Glance

Uses the same CMOS sensor as the 20D, but has a larger LCD and a spot meter. Controls are intuitive and easy to use.

Manufacturer’s Description

Canon's new EOS 30D brings proven EOS technology to a new level, giving photographers an unbeatable photographic experience. The EOS 30D incorporates a host of new features with Canon's highly acclaimed 8.2 megapixel CMOS sensor and DIGIC II Image Processor. The EOS 30D includes enhanced operational features such as a new 2.5 inch LCD monitor, true spot metering, a durable new shutter mechanism and Canon's Picture Style feature, all in an sturdy, magnesium-clad body. With all these new features the EOS 30D is truly perfection, refined.

The Specs

Battery Information
Number of Batteries Supported 1
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 2.50 "
Effective Camera Resolution 8.2 Megapixels
Image Sensor Type CMOS
Exposure
Shortest Shutter Speed 1/8000 Second
Longest Shutter Speed 30 Second
General Information
Manufacturer Canon, Inc
Manufacturer Part Number 1234B002
UPC Code 013803065107
Brand Name Canon
Product Name EOS 30D Digital SLR Camera
Marketing Information

Canon's new EOS 30D brings proven EOS technology to a new level, giving photographers an unbeatable photographic experience. The EOS 30D incorporates a host of new features with Canon's highly acclaimed 8.2 megapixel CMOS sensor and DIGIC II Image Processor. The EOS 30D includes enhanced operational features such as a new 2.5 inch LCD monitor, true spot metering, a durable new shutter mechanism and Canon's Picture Style feature, all in an sturdy, magnesium-clad body. With all these new features the EOS 30D is truly perfection, refined.

Product Model 30D
Product Type Digital SLR Camera
Image
Maximum Image Resolution 3504 x 2336
Lens
Optical Zoom 3.0 x
Focus Modes Auto, Manual
Memory
Memory Card Supported CompactFlash (CF) Card
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • EOS 30D Digital SLR Camera
  • EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 USM Lens
  • Network & Communication
    GPS No
    Physical Characteristics
    Camera Assembly Body with Lens Kit
    Height 4.2"
    Width 5.7"
    Depth 2.9"
    Weight (Approximate) 24.64 oz
    Viewfinder
    Viewfinder Type SLR
    Warranty
    Limited Warranty 1 Year

    Performance

    Performance (New)
    Exposure Good
    Color Very Good
    Sharpness Good
    Distortion Very Good
    Performance
    Image Quality, Distortion--Noise 75.3
    Image Quality, Exposure--Flash 50.2
    Image Quality, Exposure--Normal 52.2
    Number of Shots 500.0
    Battery Life (minutes) 273.5
    Image Quality Score Very Good
    Image Quality, Distortion 72.1
    Image Quality, Distortion--Sharp Interpolation 73.3
    Image Quality, Exposure 51.6
    Image Quality, Sharpness 42.8
    Number of Batteries 1
    Image Quality, Color--Auto 53.0
    Image Quality, Overall 55.8
    Image Quality, Color--Adjusted 65.7
    Image Quality, Color 59.4
    Image Quality, Distortion--Noise Reduction 60.5