Out of 1 Ratings

Owner's of the Canon Digital Camera Canon EOS 40D gave it a score of 4.6 out of 5. Here's how the scores stacked up:
  • Reliability

    5.0 out of 5
  • Durability

    4.0 out of 5
  • Maintenance

    5.0 out of 5
  • Performance

    5.0 out of 5
  • Ease of Use

    4.0 out of 5
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AF point selection: Automatic selection, manual selection
Selected AF point display
:Superimposed in viewfinder and indicated on LCD panel
AF-assist beam: Small series of flashes fired by built-in flash
Effective range: Approx. 4.0 m/13.1 ft. at center, approx.
3.5 m/11.5 ft. at periphery
•Exposure Control
Metering modes: 35-zone TTL full-aperture metering
• Evaluative metering (linkable to any AF point)
• Partial metering (approx. 9% of viewfinder at center)
• Spot metering (approx. 3.8% of viewfinder at center)
• Center-weighted average metering
Metering range:
EV 1 - 20 (at 23°C/73°F with EF50mm f/1.4 USM lens, ISO 100)
Exposure control:
Program AE (Full Auto, Portrait, Landscape, Close-up, Sports,
Night Portrait, Flash Off, Program), shutter-priority AE, aperture-
priority AE, depth-of-field AE, manual exposure, E-TTL II autoflash
ISO speed (Recommended
Exposure Index)
: Basic Zone modes:ISO 100 - 800 set automatically
Creative Zone modes:
ISO 100 - 1600 (in 1/3-stop increments), Auto,
or ISO speed can be expanded to ISO 3200
Exposure compensation
: Manual: ±2 stops in 1/3- or 1/2-stop increments (can be
combined with AEB)
AEB: ±2 stops in 1/3- or 1/2-stop increments
AE lock: Auto: Applied in One-Shot AF mode with evaluative
metering when focus is achieved
Manual: By AE lock button
Type: Electronically-controlled, focal-plane shutter
Shutter speeds: 1/8000 to 30 sec. (1/3- and 1/2-stop increments), bulb, X-
sync at 1/250 sec.
Shutter release: Soft-touch electromagnetic release
Self-timer: 10-sec. or 2-sec. delay
Remote control: Remote control with N3 type terminal
•Built-in Flash
Type: Retractable, auto pop-up flash
Flash metering: E-TTL II autoflash
Guide No.: 13/43 (ISO 100, in meters/feet)
Recycle time: Approx. 3 sec.
Flash-ready indicator: Flash-ready icon lights in viewfinder