Canon Rebel T7i Specifications


A Detailed Look at the Canon Rebel T7i Specifications


Recording Media
SD/SDHC/SDXC memory card
SD speed class-compatible
UHS-I compatible
High-speed writing is supported when a UHS-I compatible SD card is used.
Compatible with Eye-Fi Cards.
Multimedia cards (MMC) cannot be used (card error will be displayed).

Image Format
Approx. 22.3mm x 14.9mm (APS-C Size)

Compatible Lenses
Canon EF lenses (including EF-S lenses, excluding EF-M lenses)

Lens Mount
Canon EF mount

Image Sensor Type
CMOS sensor (supporting Dual Pixel CMOS AF)

Image Sensor: Pixels
Effective pixels: Approx. 24.2 Megapixels
Total pixels: Approx. 25.8 Megapixels

Image Sensor: Pixel Unit
Approx. 3.72 Mum Square

Image Sensor: Aspect Ratio
3:2 (Horizontal : Vertical)

Image Sensor: Color Filter System
RGB primary color filters

Image Sensor: Low Pass Filter
Installed in front of the image sensor, non-detachable

Image Sensor: Dust Deletion Function
Self Cleaning Sensor Unit
Dust Delete Data acquisition and appending
Manual cleaning

Recording System: Recording Format
Complies with Design rule for Camera File system 2.0 and Exif 2.3

Recording System: File Size
3:2 Aspect Ratio
Large: 6000 x 4000
Medium: 3984 x 2656
Small 1: 2976 x 1984
Small 2: 2400 x 1600
RAW: 6000 x 4000

Recording System: File Size (cont.)
16:9 Aspect Ratio
Large: 6000 x 3368
Medium: 3984 x 2240
Small 1: 2976 x 1680
Small 2: 2400 x 1344
RAW: 6000 x 4000

Recording System: File Numbering
Continuous, Auto Reset, Manual reset

RAW + JPEG Simultaneous Recording
Simultaneous recording is possible using a combination of RAW and JPEG (Large).

Recording System: Color Space

Recording System: Picture Style
Auto, Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Fine Detail, Neutral, Faithful, Monochrome, User Def. 1-3

White Balance: Settings
Day Light
Tungsten light
White fluorescent light
Auto White Balance
Option between ambience priority and white priority settings

Color Temperature Compensation
Blue/amber bias: +/-9 levels
Magenta/green bias: +/-9 levels

Viewfinder Type
Eye-level SLR (with fixed pentamirror)

Viewfinder: Magnification
Approx. 0.82x / 23.2 deg. (50mm lens infinity, -1 m-1)

Viewfinder: Eye Point
Approx. 19mm (at -1m-1 from the eyepiece lens center)

Dioptric Adjustment Correction
Adjustable from approx. -3.0 to +1.0 m-1 (dpt)

Viewfinder: Focusing Screen

Viewfinder: Mirror
Quick-return half mirror
Viewfinder: Information
Displayed with transparent liquid crystal
AF point information

Autofocus Type
TTL secondary image-forming phase-difference detection system with AF-dedicated sensor

Autofocus: AF Points
Up to 45 points (cross-type AF points: max. 45)

Autofocus: AF Working Range
Conditions: One-Shot AF, at 73A deg. F/23A deg. C, ISO 100 (based on Canon’s testing standards and environment)

Autofocus: Focusing Modes
Manual focus

Autofocus: AF Point Selection
Single-point AF (Manual selection)
Zone AF (Manual selection of zone)
Large Zone AF (Manual selection of zone)
Automatic selection AF (45 points)

Autofocus: AF Assist Beam
Intermittent firing of built-in flash

Effective range:
Center: Approx. 13.1′ / 4.0m
Periphery: Approx. 11.5′ / 3.5m

Exposure Control: Metering Modes
7560-pixel RGB+IR metering sensor
63-zone (9×7) metering
Evaluative metering (linked to all AF points)
Partial metering (center, approx. 6.0% of viewfinder)
Spot metering (center, approx. 3.5% of viewfinder)
Center-weighted average metering

Exposure Control: Metering Range
EV 1-20 (room temperature, ISO 100, evaluative metering)

Exposure Control Systems
Creative Zone
Program AE (Shiftable)
Shutter-priority AE
Aperture-priority AE
Manual exposure (including bulb)
Basic Zone
Scene Intelligent Auto (Program AE/ non-shiftable)
Flash Off
Creative Auto
Special Scene
Group Photo
Night Portrait

Exposure Control Systems (Cont.)
Handheld Night Scene
HDR Backlight Control
Creative Filters
Grainy B/W
Soft Focus
Fish-eye Effect
Water Painting Effect
Toy Camera Effect
Miniature Effect
HDR Art Standard
HDR Art Vivid
HDR Art Bold
HDR Art Embossed

Exposure Control: ISO Speed Range
Manual Setting
Normal ISO Speed: ISO 100-25600 (in whole-stop increments)
Expanded ISO Speed: ISO 51200

Exposure Control: Exposure Compensation
Manual: +/-5 stops in 1/3- or 1/2-stop increments
AEB: +/-3 stops in 1/3- or 1/2-stop increments

Exposure Control: AE Lock
Auto AE lock
Manual AE lock

Shutter Type
Vertical-travel, mechanical, focal-plane shutter with all speeds electronically-controlled

Shutter Speeds
1/4000 to 30 sec., bulb (total shutter speed range. Available range varies by shooting mode.)

Shutter Release
Soft-touch electromagnetic release
Shutter: Self Timer
10-sec. delay, 2-sec. delay

Shutter Lag Time
With SW-1 ON, time lag between SW-2 ON and start of exposure: approx. 0.070 sec.
Time lag between simultaneous SW-1/SW-2 ON and start of exposure: approx. 0.250 sec.
Time lag with the aperture stopped down by 3 stops or less from the open aperture. Excludes AF operation time.

External Speedlite: Flash Metering
E-TTL II autoflash (evaluative flash metering and average flash metering), FE Lock

External Speedlite: FE Compensation
+/-2 stops in 1/3-stop or 1/2-stop increments

External Speedlite: FE Lock

External Speedlite: Flash Settings
External flash control
External flash Custom Function setting

Drive Modes
Single shooting
High-speed continuous shooting
Max. approx. 6.0 fps.
Maximum continuous shooting speed with 1/500 sec. or faster shutter speed, maximum aperture (varies depending on the lens), Anti-flicker shooting set to Disable, with a fully-charged Battery Pack LP-E17 and at room temperature (73A deg. F/23A deg. C)

Drive Modes (cont.)
With the AF mode set to One-Shot AF and the Image Stabilizer turned off when using the following lenses: EF 300mm f/4L IS USM, EF 28-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM, EF 75-300mm f/4-5.6 IS USM, EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM.
Low-speed continuous shooting
Max. approx. 3.0 fps
Self-timer: 10 sec./remote control
2 sec. self-timer
Continuous shooting after 10-sec. self-timer (2 to 10 shots)

Live View Functions: Shooting Modes
Still photo shooting and video shooting
Live View Functions: Focusing
Dual Pixel CMOS AF
Dual Pixel CMOS AF is possible with all EF and EF-S lenses.
Contrast AF is not provided.
Manual focus
Magnifying the image by 5x or 10x for manual focus possible

Live View Functions: Metering Modes
Real-time metering with image sensor
AE lock possible. The metering timer can be changed.
Evaluative metering (315-zone)
Partial metering (center, approx. 6.0% of viewfinder)
Spot metering (center, approx. 2.6% of viewfinder)
Center-weighted average metering
AE lock possible. The active metering timer can be changed.

Live View Functions: Metering Range
EV 0-20 (room temperature, ISO 100, evaluative metering)

Live View Functions: Grid Display

Video Shooting: File Format
Video: MPEG-4 AVC / H.264
Audio: MPEG-4 AAC-LC (stereo)

Video Shooting: File Size
Recording Size:
[Full HD]
Standard: 1920 x 1080 (30 fps/25 fps/24 fps): 216 MB/min.
Lightweight: 1920 x 1080 (30 fps/25 fps): 87 MB/min.

Video Shooting: Frame Rates
[1920 x 1080]: 59.94 fps / 29.97 fps / 23.98fps
[1280 x 720]: 59.94 fps/29.97fps
[640 x 480]: 29.97 fps

Video Shooting: Focusing
Dual Pixel CMOS AF
Contrast AF is not provided.
Manual focus
Magnifying the image by 5x or 10x for manual focus possible (not possible during movie shooting)

Video Shooting: Range
Full range (0-255)

Video Shooting: Exposure Compensation
Manual: +/-5 stops in 1/3- or 1/2-stop increments
+/-3 stops in 1/3- or 1/2-stop increments

LCD Monitor Type
TFT color, liquid-crystal monitor

LCD Monitor: Monitor Size
3.0-inch (screen aspect ratio of 3:2)

LCD Monitor: Pixels
Approx. 1.04 million dots

LCD Monitor: Coverage
Approx. 95%

LCD Monitor: Brightness Control
Adjustable to one of seven brightness levels

LCD Monitor: Coating
Clear View LCD II

LCD Monitor: Interface Languages
25 (English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Portuguese, Finnish, Italian, Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish, Greek, Russian, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Romanian, Ukrainian, Turkish, Arabic, Thai, Simplified/Traditional Chinese, Korean, Japanese)

Playback: Display Format
Single-image display
No information display
Basic information display
Detailed shooting information display
Basic shooting information
Lens information and RGB histogram
White balance
Picture Style and sharpness
Contrast, color saturation and color tone
Color space and noise reduction
Lens aberration correction
GPS information (when GPS Receiver is used)
Index display

Playback: Highlight Alert
With detailed information display, overexposed highlight areas with no image data will blink.

Playback: Histogram
Brightness and RGB

Quick Control Function: Items
Pressing the Quick Control button displays the Quick Control screen during viewfinder shooting, Live View shooting, movie shooting and playback.
After selecting an item, you can select contents by operating the Main Dial.

Image Protection and Erase: Protection
Single image (select image)
Select range
All images in a folder
All images in a card
All found images (only during image search)

Direct Printing: Compatible Printers
PictBridge-compatible printers (wireless LAN only)

Direct Printing: Printable Images
JPEG images compliant to Design rule for Camera File System

Complies to DPOF Version 1.1
Custom Functions
15 Custom Functions with 44 settings settable with the camera

Custom Controls
Functions can be assigned to the following control parts:

Interface: USB Terminal
Hi-Speed USB (USB 2.0)

Interface: Video Out Terminal
Type C (resolution switches automatically)

Interface: Extension System Terminal
3.5mm diameter stereo mini jack

Battery Pack 1x LP-E17

Battery Check
Automatic battery check when the power switch is turned ON. Displayed in 4 levels

Power Saving
Power turns off after the set time (10/30 or 30 sec., 1, 2, 4, 8 or 15 min.) of non-operation elapses

Date/Time Battery
Built-in secondary battery

Start-up Time
Approx. 0.2 sec. (based on CIPA testing standards)

Working Temperature Range

Working Humidity Range
85% or less

Dimensions (WxHxD)
Approx. 5.16 x 3.93 x 3.00″ (131.06 x 99.82 x 76.20mm)

Approx. 18.77 oz (532.12g) (including battery pack and SD memory card)


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