Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
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Top 34%
Top specs and features

Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 57 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.

3. focus points

The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.

5. weight

6. maximum light sensitivity

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.

7. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.

8. video recording

9. Faster video autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting movies

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper movies.
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
11% have it

10. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.

11. has a 24p cinema mode

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
25% have it

12. width

14. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.

17. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
24% have it

18. Has a built-in focus motor

The focus motor moves the lens in order to autofocus. For system cameras, having a focus motor in the camera's body allows you to use a wide range of lenses, including lenses which do not have their own focus motor. For compact cameras, a focus motor is usually built-in.
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
17% have it

19. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
22% have it

20. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
15% have it

21. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

22. has AF tracking

With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
72% have it

23. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
19% have it

24. Faster photo autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting pictures

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper images.
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
30% have it

25. Is a system camera

A system camera has lots of changeable parts such as lenses, flashes and other accessories. They offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
45% have it

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