Canon intro EOS-1D X

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Canon just announced a new EOS-1D with drool-worthy specs and if you’re an owner of it’s predecessor, you might thing that they Canon just placed an “X” on the body, since it look exactly like the EOS-1D Mark IV that was announced October 2009 which was 2 years ago.

The new Canon EOS-1D X has a full-frame 18MP sensor, Dual DIGIC 5+ Imaging Processors, 14-bit A/D data conversion that can shoot photos up to 12 frames-per-second (fps). Aside from taking great picture the new EOS-1D X is capable of capturing HD videos at 1920 x 1080 in selectable frame rates of 24p (23.976), 25p, or 30p (29.97); and 720p HD or SD video recording at either 50p or 60p (59.94). With 100 to 51,200 native ISO that is expandable to ISO 50-204,800 and has a 30sec – 1/8000sec shutter speed. The new EOS will have a built-in LAN port for a faster file transfer. For the complete specs, you can click on the link below.

New accessories was also announced by Canon like the Canon WFT-E6A Wireless File Transmitter that supports 802.11n network transfer rates and Canon GP-E1 GPS Receiver.

The Canon EOS-1D X will be available on March 2012 with a price tag of $6,800.00 (body-only), the WFT-E6A Wireless File Transmitter is also be available on March 2012 for $600 and Canon GP-E1 GPS Receiver on April 2012 for $300.

For more information regarding Canon’s announcement, you can read the full PR here and for the full specs of EOS-1D X just click here.

Last modified: October 18, 2011

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