Focal length During Movie recording
(Full HD, 16:9)
6.6 mm (Approx. 19 mm equivalent, 35mm format equivalent)
During Still photo shooting 6.6 mm (Approx. 18mm equivalent, 35mm format equivalent)
Angle of view During Movie recording
(Full HD, 16:9)
During Still photo shooting 100.2°
Optical zoom None
Focusing range 0.05 m / 0.16 ft. to infinity

Image sensor

Type: 1-inch high-sensitivity CMOS sensor (back-illuminated)

Effective pixels*1 During Movie recording
(Full HD, 16:9)
Approx. 13.1 megapixels
During Still photo shooting Approx. 15.2 megapixels
Total pixels*1 Approx. 20.9 megapixels

1: Rounded to the nearest 100,000.

Recording system

Image recording format: Compliant with Design rule for Camera File system 2.0 and Exif 2.31*1

1: Supports time offset information

Image type and extension

Image type Extension
Still photos JPEG .JPG
Movies IPB (Standard) / IPB (Light) .MP4

Recording media

microSD, microSDHC, and microSDXC memory cards

UHS-II Not supported
UHS-I Supported
UHS speed class Supported
SD speed class Supported

Still photo recording

Still photo pixel count

Image size Resolution (pixels)
Aspect ratio
3:2 4:3 16:9 1:1
JPEG FineLarge Approx. 20.0 megapixels
(5472 × 3648)
Approx. 17.7 megapixels
(4864 × 3648)
Approx. 16.8 megapixels*1
(5472 × 3072)
Approx. 13.3 megapixels
(3648 × 3648)
FineMedium Approx. 8.9 megapixels
(3648 × 2432)
Approx. 7.9 megapixels*1
(3248 × 2432)
Approx. 7.5 megapixels*1
(3648 × 2048)
Approx. 5.9 megapixels
(2432 × 2432)
FineSmall 1 Approx. 5.0 megapixels
(2736 × 1824)
Approx. 4.4 megapixels
(2432 × 1824)
Approx. 4.2 megapixels*1
(2736 × 1536)
Approx. 3.3 megapixels
(1824 × 1824)
Small 2 Approx. 3.8 megapixels
(2400 × 1600)
Approx. 3.4 megapixels*1
(2112 × 1600)
Approx. 3.2 megapixels*1
(2400 × 1344)
2.6 megapixels
(1600 × 1600)

Values for recorded pixels are rounded off to the nearest 100,000th.

Image quality for L / M / S1: Fixed to Fine.

HEIF / RAW / C-RAW: Not supported

Because distortion correction is applied, the camera's effective pixel count may be lower than the image pixel count.

1: Aspect ratios are slightly different for these image sizes.

File size/number of shots available

Image quality File size
[Approx. MB]
Available shots
JPEG FineLarge 9.6 2880
FineMedium 4.8 5270
FineSmall 1 2.8 7940
Small 2 1.9 15630

1: Number of shots using a 32 GB card that conforms to Canon testing standards.

File sizes are determined based on Canon testing standards.

File size and number of shots available vary by shooting conditions (such as aspect ratio, subject, ISO speed, and Custom Functions).

Movie recording

Movie recording format

Container format MP4
Compression H.264 / MPEG-4 AVC
Audio AAC

Movie recording size overview

Movie recording size Resolution Aspect ratio Frame rate
Video compression Audio compression
4K UHD 3840×2160 16:9 29.97
25.00 IPB (Standard)
IPB (Light)
Full HD 1920×1080 16:9 59.94
23.98 25.00 IPB (Standard)

Video system: NTSC / PAL

Movie recording angle of view

Movie recording size Recording angle of view (approx. %)
Horizontal Vertical
4K UHD 100 84.4
Full HD 100 84.3

Based on the angle of view of a still photo (JPEG 3:2) (100%).

Estimated recording time, movie bit rate, and file size

Movie recording size Total recording time (approx.) Video bit rate
(Approx. Mbps)
File size
(Approx. MB/min.)
32 GB 128 GB 512 GB
4K UHD 29.97 fps
25.00 fps
23.98 fps
35 min. 2 hr. 21 min. 9 hr. 27 min. 120 860
1 hr. 10 min. 4 hr. 43 min. 18 hr. 52 min. 60 431
Full HD 59.94 fps
50.00 fps
1 hr. 10 min. 4 hr. 43 min. 18 hr. 52 min. 60 431
2 hr. 1 min. 8 hr. 4 min. 32 hr. 15 min. 35 252
29.97 fps
25.00 fps
2 hr. 20 min. 9 hr. 23 min. 37 hr. 35 min. 30 216
5 hr. 47 min. 23 hr. 11 min. 92 hr. 47 min. 12 88
23.98 fps IPB
2 hr. 20 min. 9 hr. 23 min. 37 hr. 35 min. 30 216

Bit rate only applies to video output, not audio or metadata.

Movie recording stops when the maximum recording time per movie is reached.

No audio is recorded for approx. the last two frames with the compression method for movie recording quality set to IPB (Standard) or IPB (Light). Moreover, the video and sound may be slightly out of sync when movies are played back in Windows.

Maximum file size

Card capacity (format) Maximum file size
SDXC: exFAT Unlimited
SDHC: FAT32 4 GB (If exceeded, a new file is created for movie recording.)
SD: FAT16 / FAT12 2 GB

Card performance requirements (movie recording) [write/read speed]

Movie recording size Card performance requirements
4K UHD 29.97 fps
25.00 fps
23.98 fps
IPB (Standard) UHS Speed Class 3 or higher
IPB (Light) SD Speed Class 10 or higher
Full HD 59.94 fps
50.00 fps
IPB (Standard) SD Speed Class 10 or higher
IPB (Light) SD Speed Class 6 or higher
29.97 fps
25.00 fps
23.98 fps
IPB (Standard) SD Speed Class 6 or higher
IPB (Light) SD Speed Class 4 or higher

Built-in microphone: Stereo microphones

Auto stopping of movie recording

Maximum recording time per recording

Normal movie and during movie recording other than below Maximum: Approx. 1 hr.
Smooth skin movie [4K movie recording] Maximum: Approx. 5 min.

Longest time available per recording.

Except when recording stops from overheating or due to the power source used, errors, or other reasons.

Autofocus (AF)

Focusing method: Contrast detection

Focusing operation

Still photo shooting Movie recording
AF operation
  • One-Shot AF
  • Movie Servo AF
AF method
  • Face tracking AF
  • Face tracking AF
  • Specified frame AF
AF lock
  • Not supported
  • Tap to start/stop AF*1
Manual focus (MF) Not supported

1: Activated by the right cross key during output to a single screen over HDMI.

AF lock icon is displayed only in the detailed information screen.

Focusing area

Still photo shooting (with face detection): Approx. 100% vertical and horizontal coverage

Movie recording (with face detection): Approx. 100% vertical and horizontal coverage

Number of AF areas for One-Shot AF (still photos): Max. 31 areas (7×5; corners not available)


Type: TFT color, liquid-crystal monitor

Screen size: 2.0 inch (aspect ratio of 3:2)

Dot count: Approx. 460,000 dots

Touch-screen: Capacitive sensing

Angle adjustment

Tilt: Approx. 180° upward

Reverse display: On / Off

Auto invert display: Automatically inverts images by detecting the camera orientation and whether the screen is open.

Exposure control

Metering mode: 384-zone (24×16) metering using the image sensor

Metering mode: Evaluative metering


Still photo shooting

Type: Rolling shutter, using the image sensor

Shutter speed: 1/2000–1/8 sec.

Up to 1.0 sec. depending on the scene.

Movie recording

Type: Rolling shutter, using the image sensor

Shutter Speed:

1/4000–1/25 sec.

Varies by movie recording mode and frame rate.

Manual exposure movies: 1/4000–1/8 sec.

External interface

Digital terminal

Terminal type USB Type-C
Transmission Equivalent to Hi-Speed USB (USB 2.0)
  • For computer communication
  • USB battery charging / camera power supply

HDMI output terminal: HDMI micro OUT terminal (Type D)

Resolution switches automatically

HDMI CEC not supported

Images not displayed unless [For NTSC] or [For PAL] is set correctly for the TV video system

External microphone input terminal: 3.5 mm diameter stereo mini jack

Stereo Microphone DM-E100 is recommended if plug-in power will be used.

Power source

Battery: Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery

Not user-replaceable.

USB charging time

Battery charger used Charging time
PD-E1 (at room temperature) Approx. 1 hr. 50 min.

To fully recharge a completely depleted battery (unless over-discharged; details conform to Canon testing standards).

The charging time required and the amount charged vary depending on ambient temperature and remaining capacity.

Charging is possible in a range of 5–40°C / 41–104°F. For safety, charging takes longer in colder environments (5–10°C / 41–50°F).

Number of shots available: Approx. 290

At 23°C / 73°F.

The number of shots available may vary greatly depending on the shooting environment.

Available operating time

Conditions of use Temperature Available operating time
Time available for movie recording 4K
  • IPB (Standard)
  • 29.97 fps / 25.00 fps
+23°C / 73°F Approx. 55 min.
0°C / 32°F Approx. 55 min.
Full HD
  • IPB (Standard)
  • 59.94 fps / 50.00 fps
+23°C / 73°F Approx. 1 hr. 20 min.
0°C / 32°F Approx. 1 hr. 20 min.
Time available for continuous playback
(normal playback)
  • IPB (Standard)
  • 29.97 fps / 25.00 fps
+23°C / 73°F Approx. 2 hr. 40 min.

With a fully charged new battery

Dimensions and weight


(W) × (H) × (D) Approx. 63.4 × 90.0 × 34.3mm / Approx. 2.50 × 3.54 × 1.35 in.


  Exterior color Weight
(including card)
Black Approx. 211 g / Approx. 7.44 oz.
Silver Approx. 211 g / Approx. 7.44 oz.
Body only Black / Silver Approx. 210 g / 7.41 oz.

Operating environment

Operating temperature: 0–40°C / 32–104°F

Operating humidity: 10%–90%

Wi-Fi (Wireless LAN) communication

Supported standards (equivalent to IEEE 802.11b/g/n standards)

Wi-Fi standards Transmission method Maximum link speed
IEEE 802.11b DSSS modulation 11 Mbps
IEEE 802.11g OFDM modulation 54 Mbps
IEEE 802.11n 72.2 Mbps

Not compatible with MIMO (Multiple-input and multiple-output).

Transmission frequency (Center frequency)

Frequency 2412 to 2462 MHz
Channels 1 to 11 ch

Authentication and data encryption methods

Connection method Authentication Encryption
Encryption Key format and length
Camera access point WPA2 / WPA3-Personal AES ASCII 8 characters
Open Disable
Infrastructure Open WEP

Hexadecimal 10 digits

Hexadecimal 26 digits

ASCII 5 characters

ASCII 13 characters

Shared key WEP

Hexadecimal 10 digits

Hexadecimal 26 digits

ASCII 5 characters

ASCII 13 characters

WPA / WPA2 / WPA3-Personal TKIP
1–127 characters


Standards compliance: Bluetooth Specification Version 4.2 compliant (Bluetooth Low Energy technology)

Transmission method: GFSK modulation