Canon 1-Series cameras have been the best choice for professional and amateur photographers for a long time. These cameras are robust but stylish in nature. The latest model of the series, Canon EOS-1D X Rebel is a notch above all others in almost all sectors, be it style or quality. With this model, Canon will give its competitors a run for their money in the market.
Starting off with the features, the camera has a resolution of 18.1 mega pixels that will surely make it quite popular among professional photographers. On the other hand, an amateur will also be too glad to have such a high resolution camera under his belt. Something that separates this range of cameras from its predecessors is the fact that it does not auto-focus on the subject when making use of lenses or lens combos.
The camera is well-equipped with a full- frame CMOS sensor that provides optimum performance. The full-frame offers better photo- sensitivity thereby directly delivering on the quality of photographs. EOS-1D X range from Canon also has a sensor photo detector that works efficiently under many different conditions. With a resolution of 19.3 Mega pixels, the detector is one of the very best in business.
Auto-focus is one of the most significant and mind-boggling features of the handy and stylish device. Contrast detect, multi-area tracking and phase detection sensors are fitted to the device. However, digital zoom is not available on the camera. What it lacks in zoom, it compensates in viewfinder magnification. JPEG quality obtained from EOS-1D X model of Canon is very fine and can be comfortably viewed on computer screens.
Speaking about the digital screen, the camera distinguishes itself from all others, especially the other SLRs in business. With a 3.2” LCD display, the screen displays every minute detail of the photograph, thanks to the 1,040,000 screen dots that are present. The TFT LCD screen offers Live View too. This camera has silent control touch pad area. It also has dual CF (compact flash) card slots.
EOS-1D X lacks a built-in flash but has a typical external flash connectivity. Self timer of 2 to 10 seconds is supported on the camera. Though mainly designed to click still images, the camera can also be used to record videos in MPEG-4 format. Some other handy aspects of this edition of cameras include GPS, Wireless connectivity, HDMI port services and N3 remote control connector.
Now, comes one of the most important elements of the camera, its battery. The camera supports a rechargeable Li-ion battery. These batteries generally have a long life, but take a long time to get fully charged. A complimentary charger for the batteries is also provided along with the camera set. The camera is environmentally sealed and is resistant from all sorts of hazards like water and dust. The weight of the camera is 1340 grams its list price in U.S is $6799.00.
These special features have put Canon EOS-1D X a class above all its competitors. With special improvisations, the camera is going to rule the market for some time now.