Canon EOS-1D X Mark II DSLR Camera (Body Only)

Canon EOS-1D X Mark II DSLR Camera (Body Only)

Canon EOS-1D X Mark II DSLR Camera (Body Only)

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Canon EOS-1D X Mark II DSLR Camera (Body Only)

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  • 20.2MP Full-Frame CMOS Sensor
  • Dual DIGIC 6+ Image Processors
  • 3.2" 1.62m-Dot Touchscreen LCD Monitor
  • DCI 4K Video at 60 fps, 8.8MP Still Grab
  • 61-Point High Density Reticular AF II
  • Native ISO 51200, Expanded to ISO 409600
  • 14 fps Shooting, 16 fps in Live View
  • Dual Pixel CMOS AF and Movie Servo AF
  • Built-In GPS, CFast & CF Card Slots
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Canon 1D X Mark II overview

  • 1Description

Bringing the shooting speed and video capabilities required by professional multimedia image-makers, the EOS-1D X Mark II is the flagship model within Canon's DSLR lineup, and is characterized by its robust processing capabilities and ability to enable a high-end multimedia workflow. At the heart of the imaging system is a full-frame 20.2MP CMOS sensor and dual DIGIC 6+ image processors, which contribute to fast continuous shooting rates up to 16 fps in live view, 14 fps with full-time AF and AE, and an expanded sensitivity range from ISO 50-409600. The sensor and processor combination also avails DCI 4K video recording at 60 fps and Full HD 1080p recording at 120 fps, along with the ability to record on-board to a CFast 2.0 memory card, or uncompressed Full HD video can be saved via HDMI to an optional external recorder. Benefitting stills shooting is an apt 61-point High Density Reticular AF II system, which includes 41 cross-type points for a high degree of precision in varying light conditions, and video shooting is enhanced by Dual Pixel CMOS AF, which makes its first appearance in a full-frame sensor for smooth, quick, and controllable AF in live view. With a versatile set of imaging traits, the Canon EOS-1D X Mark II takes its place as a high-performance tool for professional photographers and videographers alike.

Complementing the robust set of imaging specs is an equally robust physical design based on a magnesium alloy body construction that is both dust- and weather-sealed for use in harsh environments. Integrated within the body is a large 3.2" 1.62m-dot touchscreen LCD for bright, high-resolution live view monitoring and image review, and a large 0.76x Intelligent Viewfinder II is offered for clear eye-level shooting. For versatility in file handling, both CFast and CompactFlash memory card slots are available, and the 1D X Mark II also supports sharing imagery over Wi-Fi, as well as wireless remote camera control, via the optional WFT-E8A Wireless File Transmitter. Additionally, a built-in GPS module permits in-camera geotagging of photos and videos, and also allows for auto time syncing with the Universal Time Code for more efficient file sharing and organization.

20.2MP Full-Frame CMOS Sensor and Dual DIGIC 6+ Image Processors
A redeveloped full-frame 20.2MP CMOS sensor pairs with dual DIGIC 6+ image processors to avail notable image quality and accuracy, as well as fast performance throughout the camera system. The sensor itself integrates a gapless structure with micro lenses to provide enhanced low-light performance and reduced noise levels, and when coupled with the processors an expanded sensitivity range of ISO 50-409600 is available.

The sensor and processors also work together to avail quick shooting performance, with continuous rates up to 16 fps when working in live view. When working with the viewfinder, shooting up to 14 fps is possible along with the ability to record up to 170 raw files in a single burst if using a CFast 2.0 memory card. If shooting JPEG files, an unlimited number of frames can be recorded in a burst, even at full-resolution. If working with a CompactFlash card, the buffer is rated at up to 73 raw frames in a burst, or infinite JPEGs.

In addition to the stills attributes afforded by the sensor, it is also used for recording DCI 4K video at up to 60 fps, and it is the first full-frame sensor to incorporate Dual Pixel CMOS AF technology for precise, controllable, and fast live view focusing performance.
High Density Reticular AF II and Dual Pixel CMOS AF Systems
Benefitting accurate focusing and fast tracking performance, a 61-point High Density Reticular AF II system is employed, which incorporates 41 cross-type points for increased precision as well as a center point that is sensitive to -3 EV. All 61 phase-detection points support metering at effective apertures of f/8 or larger, which benefits the use of teleconverters and telephoto lenses. Additionally, a separate, dedicated DIGIC 6 processor is used for the AF and metering systems in order to maintain quick performance while recording 4K video or shooting at fast continuous speeds. As a whole, the AF system has gained approximately 8.6% in coverage in the center, and 24% in the periphery, for enhanced subject tracking across the image frame, and an AI Servo AF III+ algorithm is used to intelligently and precisely acquire focus in single-point, Large Zone AF, or any other focusing mode.

When working with live view during stills shooting or video recording, a Dual Pixel CMOS AF system is employed that provides incredibly quick and accurate focusing performance in a similar manner to how a camcorder acquires focus. This system integrates two separate photodiodes within each pixel to provide a broad and dense network of phase-detection gathering elements across a majority of the image sensor to reduce focus hunting for faster, more direct control of focus placement. When working with still imagery, this focusing system works to acquire focus quickly and accurately, making it ideally suited to shooting and tracking moving subjects so that critical focus is attained with each shot. When shooting video, a Movie Servo AF mode offers smooth and natural focusing when changing from different subjects or different distances within the scene, as well as the ability to specify tracking sensitivity, AF speed, and Face Tracking priority. Benefited by the Touch AF system, rack focus is possible simply by touching elements within the scene on the touchscreen in order to change focus in an intuitive manner. Subject tracking in movies is also heightened due to the Dual Pixel CMOS AF system's ability to recognize subjects and maintain focus when working within changing or cluttered scenery.
DCI 4K Video Recording
Designed for both professional stills shooting and video recording, the 1D X Mark II supports DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) resolution recording at up to 60 fps at 800 Mbps, along with Full HD 1080p shooting at 120 fps at 360 Mbps for slow motion playback. When recording in-camera, 4K video has 4:2:2 sampling and 8-bit color depth, while Full HD 1080p footage has 4:2:0 sampling. Uncompressed Full HD 1080p video can also be saved via HDMI to an optional external recorder with 4:2:2 color sampling. 4K video is recorded using a central 4096 x 2160 area of the sensor, while Full HD recording makes use of the entire full frame, and a top sensitivity of ISO 12800 is available with 4K or ISO 25600 with Full HD.

Audio can be recorded using the on-board stereo microphone or an optional external mic can also be used via the 3.5mm mic jack. Real time audio monitoring is possible, too, via the 3.5mm headphone jack. The 4K video recording also avails the ability to take 8.8MP still frame grabs during playback and save them as single images.
Body Design
  • A large 3.2" 1.62m-dot Clear View II LCD monitor is available and features an anti-reflective design for bright, vivid image playback and live view shooting, and its touchscreen interface can be used for intuitive touch-to-focus control.
  • Dual CFast and CompactFlash memory card slots allow you to extend your file saving capabilities by permitting overflow recording or in-camera file type separation while shooting. The CFast card slot is compatible with CFast 2.0 memory cards.
  • An Intelligent Viewfinder II uses a pentaprism design and offers a bright means for viewing, along with a 0.76x magnification and 100% frame coverage. When using the viewfinder, AF points are highlighted in red for greater visibility in low-light conditions, and the finder can also be configured to display a range of other shooting aids, such as an electronic level, grid, flicker detection, white balance, metering mode, AF information, and other settings.
  • A robust magnesium alloy body design is both dust- and weather-sealed to permit working in harsh environments.
  • An integrated vertical grip allows for comfortable, intuitive, and efficient handling when working in either vertical or horizontal shooting orientations.
  • The included LP-E19 rechargeable lithium-ion battery is rated to provide up to 1210 shots per charge when shooting with the optical viewfinder. The 1D X Mark II is also compatible with LP-E4N and LP-E4 rechargeable lithium-ion batteries, however the top continuous shooting rate will be slightly reduced to 14 fps in live view and 12 fps with AE and AF.
  • A redesigned mirror mechanism helps to minimize mechanical vibrations in order to better ensure sharpness during long exposures or fast continuous shooting bursts.
  • The high-performance shutter utilizes lightweight carbon fiber blades for quick shooting speeds and is tested for up to 400,000 cycles.
  • Extensive connectivity ports allow for the attachment of various accessories, including the optional WFT-E8A Wireless File Transmitter for remotely controlling the camera from a smartphone or sharing files over Wi-Fi with support for the 5 GHz 802.11ac standard.
EOS Intelligent Tracking and Recognition AF
An advanced 360,000-pixel RGB+IR metering sensor works in tandem with the EOS Intelligent Tracking and Recognition AF system in order to maintain accurate and consistent metering results from subject to subject. High resolution, infrared sensitivity, and a refined detection algorithm all contribute to precise color and shape recognition, using the iSA (Intelligent Scene Analysis) system that quickens both exposure metering and autofocus performance. iTR (Intelligent Tracking and Recognition) AF also uses this exposure and subject recognition technology for improved moving subject tracking.
Other Camera Features
  • A built-in GPS module allows you to geotag imagery in-camera as well as auto time sync with the Universal Time Code via satellites. This module is compatible with American GPS, Russian GLONASS, and Japanese quasi-zenith Michibiki satellites for a wide coverage of support.
  • Digital Lens Optimizer technology compensates for a range of optical defects from various lenses, including chromatic aberration, distortion, peripheral brightness, and diffraction, and the camera can store lens data in order to avoid having to re-register lenses prior to each use.
  • In addition to full-resolution recording, files can also be recorded at reduced resolutions, including M-RAW and S-RAW sizes to save file size and memory card capacity.
  • Picture Style settings: Auto, Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Fine Detail, Neutral, Faithful, Monochrome, and User Defined 1-3.
  • Language support: 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, and Japanese.
UPC: 013803271621
In the Box
Canon EOS-1D X Mark II DSLR Camera (Body Only)
  • LP-E19 Battery Pack (2750mAh) usaefescrebrvzdwyqwfsyzsedudcz
  • LC-E19 Battery Charger
  • Plug for North America
  • EC-C6 Focusing Screen
  • Eyecup Eg
  • Camera Cover R-F-3
  • Packing Cover
  • Wide Strap L7
  • Connect Cover for LP-E4
  • IFC-150U II USB 3.1 Gen 1 Interface Cable for DSLRs
  • Canon Digital Solution Disk
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description

    Canon 1D X Mark II specs

    Imaging
    Lens Mount Canon EF
    Camera Format Full-Frame (1.0x Crop Factor)
    Pixels Actual: 21.5 Megapixel
    Effective: 20.2 Megapixel
    Max Resolution 5472 x 3648
    Aspect Ratio 3:2
    Sensor Type / Size CMOS, 36 x 24 mm
    File Formats Still Images: JPEG, RAW
    Movies: MJPEG, MOV, MP4, MPEG-4 AVC/H.264
    Audio: AAC, Linear PCM (Stereo)
    Bit Depth 14-Bit
    Dust Reduction System Yes
    Memory Card Type CFast
    CompactFlash
    Focus Control
    Focus Type Autofocus
    Focus Mode Continuous-Servo AF (C), Manual Focus (M), Single-servo AF (S)
    Autofocus Points Phase Detection: 61 (41 Cross-Type)
    Viewfinder/Display
    Viewfinder Type Pentaprism
    Viewfinder Eye Point 20.00 mm
    Viewfinder Coverage 100%
    Viewfinder Magnification Approx. 0.76x
    Diopter Adjustment -3 to +1 m
    Display Screen 3.2" Rear Touchscreen LCD (1,620,000)
    Screen Coverage 100%
    Diagonal Angle of View 170.0°
    Exposure Control
    ISO Sensitivity Auto, 100-51200 (Extended Mode: 50-409600)
    Shutter Type: Electronic & Mechanical
    Speed: 30 - 1/8000 Second , Bulb Mode
    Remote Control TC-80N3, RS-80N3 (Optional)
    Mirror Lock-Up Yes
    Metering Method Evaluative Metering, Partial Metering, Spot Metering
    Exposure Modes Modes: Aperture Priority, Manual, Program, Shutter Priority
    Metering Range: EV 0.0 - EV 20.0
    Compensation: -5 EV to +5 EV (in 1/3 or 1/2 EV Steps)
    Buffer/Continuous Shooting Up to 14 fps at 20.2 MP for up to 170 Frames in Raw Format
    White Balance Modes Auto, Cloudy, Color Temperature, Custom, Daylight, Flash, Fluorescent (White), Shade, Tungsten
    Flash
    Built-in Flash No
    Max Sync Speed Mechanical Shutter:1 / 250 Second
    Flash Compensation -3 EV to +3 EV (in 1/3 or 1/2 EV steps)
    Dedicated Flash System eTTL
    External Flash Connection Hot Shoe, PC Terminal
    AV Recording
    Video Recording Yes, NTSC/PAL
    Video Format 4096 x 2160p at 50/59.94 fps (800 Mb/s MOV via M-JPEG)
    4096 x 2160p (500 Mb/s MOV via M-JPEG)
    1920 x 1080p at 100/120 fps (360 Mb/s MOV)
    1920 x 1080p at 50/59.94 fps (180 Mb/s MOV)
    1920 x 1080p at 23.98/24/25/29.97 fps (90 Mb/s MOV)
    1920 x 1080p at 50/59.94 fps (60 Mb/s MOV)
    1920 x 1080p at 23.98/24/25/29.97 fps (30 Mb/s MOV)
    1920 x 1080p at 50/59.94 fps (60 Mb/s MP4)
    1920 x 1080p at 23.98/24/25/29.97 fps (30 Mb/s MP4)
    1920 x 1080p at 25/29.97 fps (12 Mb/s MP4)
    Exposure Control Auto: Shutter Speed, Aperture, ISO
    Manual: Shutter Speed, Aperture, ISO
    ISO Sensitivity Auto/Manual, 100 - 25600
    Exposure Compensation -3 EV to +3 EV (in 1/3 or 1/2 EV steps)
    Focus Auto
    Manual
    Continuous Auto
    Max Video Clip Length 4096 x 2160: 29 Minutes, 59 Seconds 
    Audio Recording Built-In Mic: With Video + Voice Memo (Mono)
    Optional External Mic: With Video (Stereo)
    Performance
    Start-up Time 0.1 seconds
    Self Timer 10 Seconds, 2 Seconds
    Interval Recording No
    Connectivity 1/8" Headphone, 1/8" Microphone, AV Output, Canon N3, HDMI C (Mini), USB 3.0
    Wi-Fi Capable Yes (with Optional Transmitter)
    Power
    Battery 1 x LP-E19 Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery Pack, 11.1 VDC, 2750 mAh
    1 x LP-E4N Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery Pack, 11.1 VDC, 2450 mAh
    1 x LP-E4 Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery Pack, 11.1 VDC, 2300 mAh
    AC Power Adapter AC-E19 (Optional)
    Operating/Storage Temperature Operating
    32 to 113°F (0 to 45°C)
    Humidity: 0 - 85%
    Physicalusaefescrebrvzdwyqwfsyzsedudcz
    Dimensions (W x H x D) 6.2 x 6.6 x 3.3" / 158.0 x 167.6 x 82.6 mm
    Weight 3.37 lb / 1530 g CIPA, with battery and memory card
    Packaging Infousaefescrebrvzdwyqwfsyzsedudcz
    Package Weight 7.5 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 9.5 x 8.0 x 7.9"

    Canon 1D X Mark II reviews

    EOS-1D X Mark II DSLR Camera (Body Only) is rated 4.7 out of 5 by 94.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from In A League Of It's Own First I want to say I am an amateur photography enthusiast and I was gifted this camera for my Birthday. I previously used the wonderful Canon T6s and I must say that although I was a bit intimidated making the switch, the upgrade was painless. I've learned to use this camera very quickly and I could not recommend it enough. If you can afford it, buy it! You won't be sorry. It's got an amazing auto-focus system and really takes advantage of all of Canon's EF lenses. I paired it with two 'L' lenses and I was blown away! I travel frequently and although it is much larger than entry-level DSLRs, I have no problem carrying it everywhere I go. If you're looking for the best, here it is.
    Date published: 2016-08-05
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fabulous camera. I love everything about this camera. Almost. Two requests: when set for 4k or 120fps video, can you force the camera to the CFast card? Pulling a card out will reset the camera to the CF slot. Then the 4k is only 1080 on the CF, or it craps out and while the camera is on my Ronin, I am unaware. :-( Provide some warning message OR a menu option to control this. Also, WiFi will be finicky when reconnecting to my iPad (which is dedicated only to the Canon wifi) when the camera gets powered off momentarily for battery change or lens or card... time consuming and annoying on set. The app and wifi should just reconnect, like every other WiFi. Otherwise, a perfect beast. Image quality, both still and video, is astounding.
    Date published: 2016-11-03
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Have to get the shots If you are a wedding photographer (which is a lot like sports photography) this camera will nail the focus and get the shots you have to have. Using the focus presets intelligently manages the shoot. It has all the resolution of the former 1Ds3 so you can use it in studio as well. Dynamic range is somewhat improved so shooting between 100-400 ISO will get better quality files. Used with L lenses it will deliver. Used with accessory lenses and less expensive accessories and you are not getting the advantages this camera can deliver. Use it with the new 11-24/4 lens and you will be amazed.
    Date published: 2016-09-07
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Needs a little tweaking but overall good so far. I'm a small company (wife and I) and i purchased this mainly for its frame rate in video and the quality the images produce as well. First impressions are that the menus need to be looked at. there is a lag in moving through the different options that neith of my C100's or my 5D3 have. The 4k footage and the 120fps is incredible and the camera was easy to pick up and use right out of the box. Also the cFast port is a DEDICATED 2.0 port. you can NOT use 2 Standard CF Cards. just one of each type.
    Date published: 2016-06-14
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Stop the F.Stop I have done a lot of research into this and I gladly purchased one of these beasts on 10th of this month, the accuracy and the speed of the sensor along with its 14 FPS through the viewfinder, 16 FPS in love view, I was so in love with this, bought with a Sigma 150-600mm sports lens and a 24-105mm canon lens, it was a big weight from my wallet but I think it should be a great investment, love it as told by a store member in Jessops in Meadowhall, Sheffield, UK, Nick, this is built like a tank and he is not wrong, a great purchase if you want to invest in big time photography
    Date published: 2016-08-22
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from A touch better then Perfect Simply amazing.... Worth every single penny spent. And in my opinion, when in GPS mode, it does not drain battery as much as i was told when i read all the reviews frame rate is uncanny fast!!! If you have used canon already, then the learning curve will be very minimal. every single setting required is available via one hand with one eye in view finder. PERFECT for me!!! Even with my big hands. Very balanced weight, even when you shooting in landscape or portrait position. My only gripe is that i wish it two CFast memory slots rather then one Cfast and an SD. otherwise, if you can get it, then definitely hop on it.
    Date published: 2017-05-25
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Superb Camera The EOS-1D X Mark II is a very capable camera meeting the expectations for Canon's flagship model. I mostly photograph birds and wildlife and the autofocus system really aids in nailing shots of birds in flight. The high frame rate of 14 fps results in a greater chance of catching the best action moments. All of this on a full-frame camera which provides outstanding image quality. I have used ISO 1600 for birds in flight and the resulting images are fantastic. This camera body represented a significant financial investment for an advanced amateur such as myself but it has proven to be well worth it.
    Date published: 2017-03-15
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Wow! I've had it for a little over 3 weeks now, having recently returned from a trip to Arches and Grand Canyon National Parks. With the 1Dx ii, I also bought the latest versions of the L lenses, 24-70 2.8/f and the 70-200 2.8L IS. Absolutely phenomenal performance. My previous Canons were the 20D, and the 7D. Semi-retired, I would say I'm an "advanced amateur," and am sharing my passion for Canon cameras with one of my daughters and one of my grandsons. I could not enjoy this camera more!
    Date published: 2016-10-28
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