Canon Rebel T8i Specifications

bythom canon t8i

Also known as the 850D or Kiss 10i in some regions.

  • Introduced: 2/22/2020
  • Expected Replacement: ??
  • Current Firmware: version 1.0
  • Sensor Size: 22.3x14.9mm, APS-C (1.6x full frame)
  • Sensor Pixels: 24.1mp, 3.72 micron photosites
  • Sensor Manufacturer: Canon
  • Sensor Technology: CMOS, Bayer, AA filter, microlens, Dual Pixel
  • Imaging Processor: Digic 8
  • Max Image Size: 6000 x 4000
  • Other Image Sizes: 3984x2656, 2976x1984, 2400x1600
  • Video: 4K 24P, 1080P 60/50/30/25/24, 720P/60 (stored in H.264 with Linear PCM, max 46Mbps); mono sound from built-in mic
  • ADC Bit Depth: 14 bit
  • Raw File Formats: 14 bit Compressed 
  • Other File Formats: JPEG, raw CR2 (14-bit)
  • JPEG Rendering: ?-bit rendering, 8-bit output 
  • Auto Rotation: Yes
  • Color Spaces: sRGB, Adobe RGB
  • Storage: SD/SDHC/SDXC slot, UHS-I compatible
  • Max Write Speed: ?MB/sec
  • Max Buffer Size: 170 JPEG Fine, 40 RAW (35 with JPEG)
  • Connectivity: USB 2.0, Built-in Wi-Fi (802.11b/g/n + NFC)
  • TV Support: NTSC and PAL, HDMI
  • Lens Support: EF-S
  • Autofocus Module: 45 sensor (all crosshatch) (f/2.8 at center, f/5.6 at all sensors, 27 support f/8), -3EV sensitivity at center, -0.5EV outer
  • Shutter Lag: ?ms best case
  • Autofocus Modes: One-Shot, Predictive AI Servo, AI Focus AF, Manual; Single-point, AF point expansion (4 or 8 points), Zone, Large Zone, Auto selection
  • AF Assist: Yes (white lamp)
  • Metering: matrix, centerweight, spot, 1EV minimum, 220k pixel metering sensor
  • Exposure Modes: P, Tv, Av, M, 15 special exposure modes and 10 effects
  • Exposure Compensation: +/- 5 stops, 1/3 stop or 1/2 stop
  • Exposure Bracketing: Yes, 2,3,5,7 frames at 1/3 stop or 1/2 stop (plus WB bracketing)
  • ISO: 100-25600 (51200 expanded), AUTO
  • White Balance: Auto, custom, 7 predefined with fine tuning 
  • Image Settings: Picture Styles including Sharpening, Contrast, Saturation, Brightness, Hue
  • Color LCD: fully articulated 3” touchscreen, 1.04m dots, 170 degree view
  • Image Review: Histogram (RGB), Highlights
  • Continuous Shooting Speed: 7 fps OVF, 7.5 fps Live View
  • Shutter Speeds: 30s to 1/4000, bulb. ?k rated
  • Mirror Lockup: ?
  • Viewfinder: Pentaprism, 95%, 0.8x magnification, 19mm eyepoint, -3 to +1 diopters 
  • Optional Viewfinder Accessories: dioptric adjustment, anti-fog eyepiece, EG eyecup
  • Optional Focus Screens: ?
  • Menus: Playback, Shooting, Custom Settings, Setup, Retouch, MyMenu 
  • Flash Sync Speed: 1/200
  • Flash Type: E-TTL II, M
  • Internal Flash: Yes
  • PC Sync: No
  • Flash Compensation: -2 to +2EV in 1/3 or 1/2 stop steps
  • Flash Options: Red Eye, Slow Sync, Rear Sync
  • DOF Preview: Yes
  • Optional Remotes: BR-E1, TC-80N3, RS-60E3, RA-E3
  • Size: 5.2 x 4 x 3" (131 x 102.6 x 76.2mm) 
  • Weight: 18.2 ounces (515g) with battery 
  • Battery: LP-E17 (800 shots CIPA)
  • Optional AC Adapter: ?
  • Other Significant: Self-cleaning sensor,  PictBridge, in camera B&W and color filtration, FUNC button, microphone port
  • Included Software:
  • Price at Introduction: US$749 body only, US$899 w/ 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 kit lens

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