At A Glance

Feature-packed camera produces great images, too; will appeal to enthusiasts and pros alike.

Manufacturer’s Description

Welcome to the next generation of digital SLR photography-the Canon EOS 40D. The EOS 40D combines Canon's tremendous know-how in both the digital and photographic worlds, creating a camera that not only does everything one would expect of a traditional digital SLR, but one that incorporates staggering leaps forward in technological innovation. With new features like Canon's EOS Integrated Cleaning System, Live View Function, a more powerful DIGIC III Image Processor, plus a 10.1 megapixels CMOS sensor, a 3.0" LCD monitor and more, the EOS 40D elevates digital photography to new heights, enhancing the shooting experience, and delivering images one could only expect from a Canon.

The Specs

Battery Information
Battery Built-in No
Battery Included Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 3.00 "
Effective Camera Resolution 10.1 Megapixels
Exposure
Shortest Shutter Speed 1/8000 Second
Longest Shutter Speed 30 Second
Flash
Flash Modes Auto Flash
General Information
Manufacturer Canon, Inc
UPC Code 013803086607
Manufacturer Part Number 1901B017
Brand Name Canon
Product Name EOS 40D Digital SLR Camera
Marketing Information

Welcome to the next generation of digital SLR photography-the Canon EOS 40D. The EOS 40D combines Canon's tremendous know-how in both the digital and photographic worlds, creating a camera that not only does everything one would expect of a traditional digital SLR, but one that incorporates staggering leaps forward in technological innovation. With new features like Canon's EOS Integrated Cleaning System, Live View Function, a more powerful DIGIC III Image Processor, plus a 10.1 megapixels CMOS sensor, a 3.0" LCD monitor and more, the EOS 40D elevates digital photography to new heights, enhancing the shooting experience, and delivering images one could only expect from a Canon.

Product Model 40D
Product Type Digital SLR Camera
Image
Maximum Image Resolution 3888 x 2592
Lens
Optical Zoom 4.8 x
Focus Modes Auto, Manual
Memory
Memory Card Supported CompactFlash (CF) Card
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • EOS 40D Digital SLR Camera
  • EF 28-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM Lens
  • Eyecup Eb
  • Wide Neck Strap EW-100DGR
  • Video Cable VC-100
  • USB Interface Cable IFC-200U
  • Battery Pack BP-511A
  • Battery Charger CG-580
  • "Great Photography is Easy" Booklet and "Do More with Macro" Booklet
  • EOS Digital Solution Disc
  • Software Instruction Manual
Network & Communication
GPS No
Physical Characteristics
Camera Assembly Body with Lens Kit
Height 4.2"
Width 5.7"
Depth 2.9"
Weight (Approximate) 26.08 oz
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Type SLR
Warranty
Limited Warranty 1 Year

Performance

Performance (New)
Exposure Very Good
Color Very Good
Sharpness Very Good
Distortion Good
Performance
Image Quality, Sharpness 52.7
Image Quality, Exposure--Flash 52.9
Image Quality, Color 60.1
Image Quality, Distortion--Noise Reduction 72.5
Image Quality, Exposure--Normal 57.1
Image Quality, Distortion--Sharp Interpolation 64.4
Image Quality, Color--Auto 55.3
Battery Life (minutes) 273.5
Image Quality, Exposure 55.8
Number of Shots 500.0
Image Quality, Color--Adjusted 64.8
Image Quality, Distortion 69.3
Image Quality, Distortion--Noise 74.9
Image Quality, Overall 58.6
Number of Batteries 1
Image Quality Score Superior