Canon EOS 50 a.k.a. EOS Elan II [US] Specifications

also covering Canon EOS 50E a.k.a. EOS Elan II/IIE [US] and EOS 55QD [Asia]


Front view of the Canon EOS 50E

Photo © by Henrik Möller

ISO Film Speeds (Auto): 25 - 5000

ISO Film Speeds (Manual): 6 - 6400

Shutter Speeds: 1/4000s - 30s

Bulb Mode: supported

Max. Shutter Frequency: 2.5 fps

Shutter Release Time Lag: 92ms (according to Stepping Stone, LCC)

Mirror Lockup: supported

Exposure Compensation: ±2 EV

Auto Exposure Bracketing: supported

Viewfinder Coverage: 90% horizontal, 92% vertical

Viewfinder Magnification: 0.71x

Focus Screen: fixed

AF Points: 3 (with both Active Focus and View Finder Indicators)

AF Operating Range: 0 EV - 18 EV

AF Aperture Limit (Linear Type Sensors): f/5.6

AF Aperture Limit (Center Cross Type Sensors):

AF Aperture Limit (Peripheral Cross Type Sensors):

Aux Light: built-in (with the exception of the EOS 55QD)

Flash Metering: A-TTL/E-TTL

X-Sync: 1/125s

Max. Trigger Circuit Voltage: 6V

Second Curtain Sync: supported

High Speed Sync: 1/4000s

Flash Exposure Compensation: ±2 EV

Pop-Up Flash: built-in

Pop-Up Flash Coverage: 28mm

Pop-Up Flash Guide Number: 13m

Body Size: 153mm x 105mm x 71mm

Body Weight: 595g

Battery Required: 1x 2CR5

Battery Grip (optional): BP-50

Power Drive Booster: not available

Produced: 1995


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