• 24.2MP APS-C CMOS Sensor
• DIGIC 7 Image Processor
• 3.0" 1.04m-Dot Vari-Angle Touchscreen
• Full HD 1080p Video Recording at 60 fps
• 45-Point All Cross-Type Phase-Detect AF
• Dual Pixel CMOS AF
• Up to 6 fps Shooting and ISO 51200
• Built-In Wi-Fi with NFC, Bluetooth
• HDR Movie and Time-Lapse Movie
• Movie Electronic IS, Feature Assistant
The quality your photography deserves
An APS-C sized, next-generation 24.2-megapixel sensor captures amazing detail, even in difficult conditions.
Be spontaneous. Be creative
The EOS 800D is satisfyingly fast to use, with 6 frames-per-second continuous shooting and a bright optical viewfinder that shows the world in real time. When composing pictures on the camera's Vari-Angle screen, the world's quickest Live View AF system* focuses in as little as 0.03 sec, for pin-sharp results.
Satisfyingly fast to use
Responsive performance and 6fps continuous shooting let you capture the most fleeting moments.
Extend your perspective
Shoot photos and movies from low-down or overhead, using the EOS 800D’s Vari-Angle touch screen to compose the scene. Focus and shoot with a single tap.
Movies made easy
Image stabilised Full HD movies look superb on the web and on your home TV, with moving objects kept in sharp focus.
Simple wireless sharing and control
Connect to your smartphone or tablet in an instant for image sharing and remote camera control.
Experiment with creativity
A guided user interface teaches you how camera settings work, while letting you capture great photos at the same time.
Welcome to the EOS system
The EOS 800D is part of a system of cameras, lenses and accessories trusted by photographers all over the world.
22.3mm x 14.9 mm CMOS
Approx. 24.20 megapixels
Approx. 25.80 megapixels
EOS integrated cleaning system
Colour Filter Type
Equivalent to 1.6x the focal length of the lens
TTL-CT-SIR with a CMOS sensor
AF System/ Points
45 cross-type AF points
(45 f/5.6 cross-type AF points, 27 f/8 points [9 cross-type], centre point is f/2.8 and f/5.6 dual cross-type) 1
AF working range
EV -3 - 18 (at 23°C & ISO100)
AF Point Selection
Automatic selection: 45 point AF
Manual selection: Single point AF
Manual selection: Zone AF
Manual selection: Large Zone AF
AF points can be selected separately for vertical and horizontal shooting
Selected AF point display
Indicated by a transmissive LCD in viewfinder and Quick Control screen
Yes, up to 8m2
Locked when shutter button is pressed half way in One Shot AF mode or AF-ON button is pressed.
AF Assist Beam
Intermittent firing of built-in flash or emitted by optional dedicated Speedlite
Selected on lens
7560-pixel RGB+IR metering sensor
Metering with the area divided into 63 segments (9×7)
(1) Evaluative metering (linked to all AF points)
(2) Partial metering (approx. 6.0% of viewfinder)
(3) Spot metering (approx. 3.5% of viewfinder)
(4) Center-weighted average metering
EV 1-20 (at 23°C with 50mm f/1.4 lens ISO100)
Auto: In One-shot AF mode with evaluative metering exposure is locked when focus is achieved.
Manual: By AE lock button in creative zone modes.
+/-5 EV in 1/3 or 1/2 stop increments (can be combined with AEB).
3 shots +/-3 EV 1/3 or 1/2 stop increments
Auto (100-25600), 100-25600 (in 1/3-stop or whole stop increments)
ISO can be expanded to H: 51200
During Movie shooting: Auto (100-12800), 100-12800 (in 1/3-stop or whole stop increments) ISO can be expanded to H: 256003
Electronically-controlled focal-plane shutter
30-1/4000 sec (1/2 or 1/3 stop increments), Bulb (Total shutter speed range. Available range varies by shooting mode)
Auto white balance with the imaging sensor
AWB (Ambience priority, White priority), Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten light, White
Fluorescent light, Flash, Custom, Colour Temperature Setting.
White balance compensation:
1. Blue/Amber +/-9
2. Magenta/ Green +/-9.
Custom White Balance
Yes, 1 setting can be registered
+/-3 levels in single level increments
3 bracketed images per shutter release.
Selectable Blue/Amber bias or Magenta/ Green bias.
Approx. 0.82x 4
Approx. 19mm (from eyepiece lens centre)
-3 to +1 m-1 (dioptre)
Quick-return half mirror (Transmission: reflection ratio of 40:60, no mirror cut-off with EF 600mm f/4 IS USM or shorter)
AF information: AF points, focus confirmation
Exposure information: Shutter speed, aperture value, ISO speed (always displayed), AE lock, exposure level/compensation, spot metering circle, exposure warning, AEB.
Flash information: Flash ready, high-speed sync, FE lock, flash exposure compensation, red-eye reduction light.
Image information: Card information, maximum burst (1 digit display), Highlight tone priority (D+).
Composition information: Grid, Electronic level, Aspect Ratio
Other information: Warning icon, Flicker Detection
Depth of field preview
Yes, with Depth of Field preview button.
Touch screen Vari angle 7.7cm (3.0") 3:2 Clear View II TFT, approx. 1040K dots
Viewing Angle (horizontally/vertically)
Anti-reflection and Anti smudge
Adjustable to one of seven levels
(1) Quick Control Screen
(2) Camera settings
(3) Electronic Level
Built-in Flash GN (ISO 100, meters)
Built-in Flash Coverage
up to 17mm focal length (35mm equivalent: 27mm)
Built-in Flash recycle time
Approx. 3 seconds
Auto, Manual flash, Integrated Speedlite Transmitter
Yes - with red-eye reduction lamp
Flash Exposure Compensation
'+/- 3EV in 1/2 or 1/3 increments
Flash Exposure Bracketing
Yes, with compatible External Flash
Flash Exposure Lock
Second Curtain Synchronisation
HotShoe/ PC terminal
External Flash Compatibility
E-TTL II with EX series Speedlites, wireless optical multi-flash support
External Flash Control
via camera menu screen
Scene Intelligent Auto (Stills and Movie), No Flash, Creative Auto, Portrait, Landscape, Close-up, Sports, SCN(,Night Portrait, Handheld Night Scene, HDR Backlight Control, Food, Kids, Candlelight), Creative filters, Program AE, Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual (Stills and Movie),
Auto, Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Fine Detail, Neutral, Faithful, Monochrome, User Defined (x3)
sRGB and Adobe RGB
Highlight Tone Priority
Auto Lighting Optimizer (4 settings)
Long exposure noise reduction
High ISO speed noise reduction (4 settings)
Multi Shot Noise Reduction
Auto Correction of Lens Peripheral illumination, Chromatic aberration correction, Distortion correction, Diffraction correction
Creative filters (Grainy B/W, Soft focus, Fish-eye effect, Art bold effect, Water painting effect, Toy camera effect, Miniature effect, HDR art standard, HDR art vivid, HDR art bold, HDR art embossed)
RAW image processing - during image Playback only
Resize to M or S1, S2, S3
Single, Continuous L, Continuous H, Self timer (2s+remote, 10s +remote), Silent single shooting, Silent continous shooting
Max. Approx. 6fps. (speed maintained until card is full) (JPEG)56(with UHS-I card), 27 images (RAW)(with UHS-I card))78
Live View Mode
Electronic viewfinder with image sensor
Approx. 100% (horizontally and vertically)
Manual Focus (Magnify the image 5x or 10x at any point on screen)
Autofocus: Dual Pixel CMOS AF (Face detection and Tracking AF, FlexiZone-Multi, FlexiZone-Single)
One-shot AF and Servo AF selectable for Stills and Movie
Real-time evaluative metering with image sensor.
Evaluative metering, partial metering, spot metering, center-weighted average metering.
Grid overlay (x3), Histogram, Electronic level,
Still Image Type
JPEG: Fine, Normal (Exif 2.30 [Exif Print] compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system (2.0),
RAW: RAW, M-RAW, S-RAW (14bit, Canon original RAW 2nd edition),
Digital Print Order Format [DPOF] Version 1.1 compliant
RAW+JPEG simultaneous recording
Yes, any combination of RAW + JPEG, M-RAW + JPEG, S-RAW + JPEG possible.
JPEG 3:2: (L) 6000 x 4000, (M) 3984 x 2656, (S1) 2976 x 1984, (S2) 1920x1280, (S3) 720x480
JPEG 4:3: (L) 5328x4000, (M) 3552x2664, (S1) 2656x1992, (S2) 1696x1280, (S3) 640x480
JPEG 16:9: (L) 6000x3368, (M) 3984x2240, (S1) 2976x1680, (S2) 1920x1080, (S3) 720x408
JPEG 1:1: (L) 4000x4000, (M) 2656x2656, (S1) 1984x1984, (S2) 1280x1280, (S3) 480x480
RAW: (RAW) 6000x4000, (M-RAW) 4500x3000, (S-RAW) 3000x2000
MP4 (Video: H.264 Intra frame / inter frame, Sound: Linear PCM / AAC, recording level can be manually adjusted by user)
1920 x 1080 (59.94, 50 fps) inter-frame
1920 x 1080 (29.97, 25, 23.98 fps) inter frame
1920 x 1080 (29.97, 25) lite inter-frame
1280 x 720 (59.94, 50 fps) inter-frame
1280 x 720 (29.97, 25) lite inter-frame
640 x 480 (29.97, 25) inter-frame
640 x 480 (29.97, 25) lite interframe
Max duration 29min 59sec, Max file size 4GB (If file size exceeds 4GB a new file will be created automatically)
New folders can be manually created and selected
(1) Consecutive numbering
(2) Auto reset
(3) Manual reset
15 Custom Functions
User copyright information (can be set in camera)
Image rating (0-5 stars)
LCD Panel / Illumination
Yes / Yes
Intelligent Orientation Sensor
1.5x - 10x
(1) Single image with information (2 levels)
(2) Single image
(3) 4 image index
(4) 9 image index
(5) 36 image index
(6) 100 image index
(7) Jump Display
Choose images with Image Search
Playback time: 1/2/3/5/10/20 seconds
Background music: On/Off
Transition effect: Off, Slide in 1, Slide in 2, Fade 1, Fade 2, Fade 3
Erase: Select image, select range, all images in folder, all images on a card, all found images (during image search)
Protection: Single image, select range, all images in folder, all images on a card, all found images (during image search)
(1) Shooting menu (x5)
(2) Playback menu (x3)
(3) Setup menu (x4)
(4) Display Options menu
(5) My Menu
English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Portuguese, Finnish, Italian, Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish, Greek, Russian, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Romanian, Ukrainian, Turkish, Arabic, Thai, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Korean and Japanese
Update possible by the user.
Video output (PAL/ NTSC) (integrated with USB terminal), HDMI mini output (HDMI-CEC compatible), External microphone (3.5mm Stereo mini jack)
Canon Compact Photo Printers and PIXMA Printers supporting PictBridge
SD, SDHC or SDXC (UHS-I)card
Supported Operating System
PC & Macintosh
Windows 10 / 8.1 / 8 / 7(*)
* With Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 is installed.
Mac OS X 10.9, 10.10, 10.11
Digital Photo Professional 4.4.0 (RAW Image Processing)
EOS Lens Registration Too
EOS Web Service Registration Tool
EOS Sample Music
Picture Style Editor
1 x Rechargeable Li-ion Battery LP-E17
Viewfinder: Approx. 600 (at 23°C, AE 50%, FE 50%) 9
Viewfinder: Approx. 550 (at 0°C, AE 50%, FE 50%)
Live View: Approx. 270 (at 23°C, AE 50%, FE 50%)
Live View: Approx. 230 (at 0°C, AE 50%, FE 50%)
6 levels + percentage
Power turns off after 10/30 (10 sec viewfinder/30 sec live view, functions, image playback etc) sec, 30 sec, 1, 2, 4, 8, or 15 mins.