Canon Canon EOS 1200D Kit (EF S18-55 plus 55-250mm IS II) Camera
18 megapixel APS-C size CMOS sensor, 3-inch large-screen LCD monitor, Standard ISO 100 – 6400 (expandable to 12800)
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Canon makes DSLR photography possible for everybody with the advent of EOS 1200D Kit (EF S18-55 IS II). This latest entry model DSLR with its host of user-friendly features and creative filters, enable first-time DSLR users to capture attractive images with sharp details and beautiful background blur.

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Interchangable Lens Yes
Camera Type DSLR
Best suited for New User
Canon EF lenses (including EF-S lenses) (35mm-equivalent focal length is approx. 1.6 times the focal length indicated on the lens)
Canon EF lenses (including EF-S lenses) (35mm-equivalent focal length is approx. 1.6x the lens focal length)
Battery Type Rechargeable lithium-ion battery
Rated Voltage 7.2 V
Battery Capacity 1865 mAh
Rated Input 230 V
Image Sensor and Processing
Type of Image Sensor CMOS sensor
Auto, Appending Dust Delete Data, Manual
Aspect Ratio 3:2
White Balance Auto, Preset (Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten light, White fluorescent light, Flash), Custom, Color temperature setting (approx. 2500-10000 K), White balance correction, and White balance bracketing provided * Flash color temperature information transmission possible
Colour filter system RGB primary colour filter
Technical Details
Camera Effective Pixels 20.2 MP
Flash Details Built In, FE lock, Flash coverage, Flash-ready indicator, Manual flash, Multi-flash
Image Sensor Size 22.4 x 15.0 mm
Recording Media SD, SDHC, SDXC
Electronically-controlled, focal-plane shutter
GPS Function Yes
1/4000 sec. to 30 sec
Camera User Interface
Type Eye-level pentaprism
Eye point (Approx) 22 mm
Coverage (Horizontal & Vertical) Approx 95 %
Magnification Approx. 1.0x (-1m-1 with 50mm lens at infinity)
Approx. -3.0 - +1.0 m-1 (diopter)
Focusing Screen Eh-A standard screen, interchangeable
Mirror Quick-return type
Depth-of-field Preview Yes
Interface Languages 25
Interface Audio, External Microphone IN, Eye-Fi Card, HDMI Mini OUT, Remote Control Terminal, USB Terminal, Wireless Remote Control
Autofocus Type TTL secondary image-registration, phase-difference detection with the dedicated AF sensor
Focusing Brightness Range EV -3 - 18 (Conditions: f/2.8-sensitive center AF point, One-Shot AF, room temperature, ISO 100)
Focus Operation One-Shot AF, AI Servo AF, AI Focus AF, Manual focusing (MF)
Single-point Spot AF (manual selection), Single-point AF (manual selection), AF point expansion (manual selection: up, down, left, and right), AF point expansion (manual selection: surround), Zone AF (manual selection of zone), Large Zone AF (manual selection of zone), 65-point automatic selection AF
Small series of flashes fired by built-in flash
AF Points 65 (Cross-type AF point: Max. 65 points) * Number of available AF points, cross-type points, and Dual cross-type points vary depending on the lens. * Dual cross-type focusing at f/2.8 with center AF point. (Excluding some lenses with f/2.8 or larger maximum aperture)
Exposure Control
Approx. 150,000-pixel RGB+IR metering sensor and 252-zone TTL metering at max. aperture
Metering Brightness Range EV 1 - 20 (at room temperature, ISO 100)
ISO Speed Automatically set ISO 100 - ISO 6400 set automatically P, Tv, Av, M, B: Auto ISO, ISO 100 - ISO 16000 (in 1/3- or whole-stop increments), or ISO expansion to H1 (equivalent to ISO 25600) or H2 (equivalent to ISO 51200)
±5 stops in 1/3- or 1/2-stop increments
Applied in One-Shot AF mode with evaluative metering when focus is achieved
AE lock (Manual) By AE lock button
Wireless LAN Yes
Transfer Images between Cameras Yes
Monitor Details
LCD Monitor Type TFT
LCD Monitor size 3 "
AF Point Display Yes
Image Browsing Methods Single image, Jump by 10 or 100 images, By shooting date, By folder, By movies, By stills, By protected images, By rating
Image Rotate Yes
Movie Playback Enabled (LCD monitor, HDMI OUT), Built-in speaker
Image Protect Yes
Slide Show All images, By date, By folder, By movies, By stills, By protected images, By rating
Movie Shoot
Movie Recording format MOV
Audio Recording format Internal monaural microphone or external stereo microphone via microphone jack provided
Sound Recording Evaluative metering with the image sensor
Compression Method Light, Standard
Movie Metering Range Center-weighted average and Evaluative metering with the image sensor * Automatically set by the focus method.
Movie Exposure Control Autoexposure shooting (Program AE for movie shooting), Shutter-priority AE, Aperture-priority AE, Manual exposure
Movie Exposure Compensation ±3 stops in 1/3-stop or 1/2-stop increments
Live View Shooting
Focus Methods Manual focus, Quick mode, Live mode, Live Face Detection mode
EV 0.5 -18 (at 73°F / 23°C, ISO 100)
Silent Shooting Provided (Mode 1 and 2)
Recording Format Design rule for Camera File System 2.0 and Exif 2.21
Image Type JPEG, RAW (14-bit, Canon original), M RAW, S RAW, RAW + JPEG
Picture Style Landscape, Monochrome, Neutral, Potrait, Standard, User Def. 1 - 3
File Numbering Auto reset, Continuous, Manual reset
Weight & Dimensions
Width 148.6 mm
Depth 99.7 mm
Hieght 77.9 mm
Weight 0.48 kg
Additional Details
10-sec. delay with continuous shooting, Self-timer: 10-sec. delay/remote control, 2-sec. delay, Silent continuous shooting, Silent single shooting, Single shooting
Flash metering E-TTL II autoflash
Highlight Alert Overexposed highlights blink
LCD Brightness Adjustment Auto, Manual
Max Working Temperature 40 °C
Compatible satellites GLONASS satellites (Russia), GPS satellites (USA), Quasi-Zenith Satellite System (QZSS) "MICHIBIKI" (Japan)
Direct Printing Compatible Printers, Print Ordering DPOF Version 1.1 compatible, Printable Images JPEG and RAW, PictBridge-compatible printers
Custom Functions Copyright Information, Custom Functions, My Menu Registration
Working Humidity 85 %
Zooming to Match Lens Focal Length Yes