This highly-portable DSLR camera is a great option for stepping up your photography from a smartphone or compact camera. Easy and enjoyable to use, this intuitive DSLR lets budding photographers take a more creative approach to capturing life’s big moments, and as the world’s lightest DSLR with a movable screen¹, the EOS 250D is a camera you can take everywhere. This kit includes a spare LP-E17 battery, so you can shoot for longer between charges, whilst the EF-S 18-55mm f/4-5.6 IS STM zoom lens is versatile enough for everyday shots of people and places, with a lightweight design suited to travel. The EOS 250D has 4K movies, a 24.1-megapixel sensor and Dual Pixel CMOS AF to capture stunning quality in vivid detail, with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth® ² letting you connect effortlessly to your smart device and share your results as you go.
Powerful, light, easy Designed to be simple and fun to use, EOS 250D is the world's lightest DSLR with vari-angle screen* and fuses classic handling with an optical viewfinder that shows the world as it really is.
Stunning images and 4K movies 24.1MP photos and 4K movies, clear, sharp, and packed with colour even in low light thanks to an APS-C sensor, powerful autofocus, DIGIC 8 with Digital Lens Optimizer.
Made for you Enjoy point and shoot simplicity, while Guided UI and Creative Assist mode help unlock your creativity. The Vari-Angle touchscreen makes awkward angles and selfies easy.
Connected to your life It’s easy to share images with friends and family – automatically send your images to your compatible smart device with Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connectivity.
Best of both worlds Whether you capture the moment at 5 fps with the optical viewfinder, or use Dual Pixel CMOS AF Live View with Eye Auto Focus, you can enjoy pin-sharp results.
Life in motion 4K movie with Digital Image Stabilizer provides life-like detail for your 4K TV. 4K Frame Grab extracts photos from your movies, 4K time-lapse turn hours into seconds.
24.1-megapixel APS-C sensor and DIGIC 8 processor For superb image quality, even in low light
Optical viewfinder See things as they really are – clear and simple
4K movies For incredible resolution
Dual Pixel CMOS AF When using Live View mode, focusing is fast for photos and smooth for movies
Vari-angle screen Shoot from any angle and control the camera with familiar touchscreen gestures
Guided user interface helps you learn Friendly, hands-on advice that helps you learn how to get the image you want
Bluetooth and Wi-Fi A constant connection between camera and smart device** for simple, automatic sharing
Image Sensor Type 22.3 mm x 14.9 mm CMOS Effective Pixels Approx. 24.10 megapixels Total Pixels Approx. 25.80 megapixels Aspect Ratio 3:2 Low-Pass Filter Built-in/Fixed Sensor Cleaning EOS integrated cleaning system Colour Filter Type Primary Colour Image Processor Type DIGIC 8 Lens Lens Mount EF mount Focal Length Approx. 1.6x the focal length of the lens Image Stabilisation Optical Image Stabilizer on compatible lenses Focusing Type Via optical viewfinder: TTL secondary image-forming phase-difference detection system with AF-dedicated sensor. Via LiveView on LCD screen: Dual Pixel CMOS AF System. Phase detection pixels built onto imaging sensor AF System/ Points Via optical viewfinder: 9-point Center AF point is AF cross-type supporting f/5.6. Center AF point is vertical line-sensitive supporting f/2.8. Other AF points are vertical line-sensitive or horizontal line-sensitive AF supporting f/5.6. Via LiveView on LCD screen: Maximum 143 AF points via camera automatic selection Freely position 1 AF point/1 AF Zone max 3,975 points via manual selection AF working range Via optical viewfinder: EV -0.5 18 (center AF point) EV 0.5 18 (other AF points) Via LiveView on LCD screen: EV -4 18 (f/1.2 at 23 C & ISO 100) with One-Shot AF AF Modes AI Focus, One Shot, AI Servo (AI Servo II algorithm) AF Point Selection Via optical viewfinder:
Automatic selection: 9 point AF Manual selection: Single point AF Selected AF point display Indicated by a transmissive LCD in viewfinder and Quick Control screen AF Lock Locked when shutter button is pressed half way in One-Shot AF mode or AF-ON Button is pressed. AF Assist Beam Emitted by optional dedicated Speedlite Manual Focus Selected on lens Exposure Control Metering modes Via optical viewfinder:
63-zone dual-layer metering sensor with Evaluative, partial, spot (centre only) and centre-weighted average available
Via LiveView on LCD screen:
(1) Evaluative metering (384 zones) (2) Partial metering (approx. 5.5 of LCD screen) (3) Spot metering (approx. 3.7 of LCD screen) (4) Center-weighted average metering
Metering Range Via optical viewfinder: EV 1 20 (at 23 C with 50 mm f/1.4 lens ISO 100) Via LiveView on LCD screen: EV -2 20 (at 23 C, ISO 100, evaluative metering) AE Lock Auto: In One-shot AF mode with evaluative metering exposure is locked when focus is achieved. Manual: By AE Lock Button in creative zone modes. Exposure Compensation +/-5 EV in 1/3 or 1/2 stop increments (can be combined with AEB). AEB 3 shots +/-2 EV 1/3 or 1/2 stop increments ISO Sensitivity Auto (100-25600), 100-25600 (in whole stop increments) ISO can be expanded to H: 51200 During Movie shooting: Auto (100-12800), 100-12800 (in 1/3-stop or whole stop increments) ISO can be expanded to H: 25600. 4K Movie Max. 6400 Shutter Type Electronically-controlled focal-plane shutter Speed 30-1/4000 sec (1/2 or 1/3 stop increments), Bulb (Total shutter speed range. Available range varies by shooting mode) White Balance Type Automatic white balance with the imaging sensor Settings AWB (Ambience priority, White priority), Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten light, White, Fluorescent light, Flash, Custom, Colour Temperature Setting. White balance compensation: 1. Blue/Amber bias +/-9 levels. 2. Magenta/ Green bias +/-9 levels Custom White Balance Yes, 1 setting can be registered WB Bracketing +/-3 levels in single level increments 3 bracketed images per shutter release. Selectable Blue/Amber bias or Magenta/Green bias. Viewfinder Type Pentamirror Coverage (Vertical/Horizontal) Approx. 95 Magnification Approx. 0.87x Dioptre Correction -3 to +1 m-1 (dioptre) Focusing Screen Fixed (Translucent LCD screen for information overlay) Mirror Quick-return half mirror (Transmission: reflection ratio of 40:60, no mirror cut-off with EF 600 mm f/4 IS USM or shorter) Viewfinder Information AF information: AF points, focus confirmation, AF area selection mode. Exposure information: Shutter speed, aperture value, ISO speed (always displayed), AE lock, exposure level/compensation, spot metering circle, exposure warning, AEB. Flash information: Flash ready, high-speed sync, FE lock, flash exposure compensation. Image information: Card information, maximum burst (1 digit display), Highlight tone priority (D+). Composition information: Grid, Aspect Ratio. Other information: Warning icon. Depth of field preview Yes, with Depth of Field preview assigned to a button via Custom Function. Eyepiece shutter On strap LCD Monitor Type Vari-angle touchscreen 7.7 cm (3.0") 3:2 Clear View II TFT, approx. 1040 K sRGB dots Coverage Approx. 100 Viewing Angle (horizontally/vertically) Approx. 170 Brightness Adjustment Adjustable to one of seven levels Display Options (1) Quick Control Screen (2) Camera settings Flash Built-in Flash GN (ISO 100, meters) 9.8 Built-in Flash Coverage up to 18 mm focal length (35 mm equivalent: approx. 29mm) Built-in Flash recycle time Approx. 3 seconds Modes Auto, Manual flash X-sync 1/200 sec Flash Exposure Compensation +/- 2 EV in 1/2 or 1/3 increments Flash Exposure Bracketing Yes, with compatible External Flash Flash Exposure Lock Yes Second Curtain Synchronisation Yes HotShoe/ PC terminal Yes/ No External Flash Compatibility E-TTL II with EX series Speedlites, wireless optical multi-flash support External Flash Control via camera menu screen Shooting Modes Scene Intelligent Auto (Stills and Movie), Creative Auto, SCN(Portrait, Landscape, Close-up, Sports, Group Photo, Night Portrait, Smooth Skin, Group Photo, Handheld Night Scene, HDR Backlight Control, Food, Kids, Candlelight), Creative filters, Program AE, Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual (Stills and Movie) Picture Styles Auto, Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Fine Detail, Neutral, Faithful, Monochrome, User Defined (x3) Colour Space sRGB and Adobe RGB Image Processing Highlight Tone Priority (3 settings) Auto Lighting Optimizer (4 settings) Long exposure noise reduction High ISO speed noise reduction (4 settings) Multi Shot Noise Reduction Auto Correction of Lens Peripheral illumination, Chromatic aberration correction, Distortion correction, Diffraction correction Digital Lens Optimizer 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)
Multi-exposure Resize, Crop (JPEG only) Drive modes Single, Continuous L, Continuous H, Self timer (2s+remote, 10s +remote) Continuous Shooting Max. Approx. 5 fps. Live View Mode Coverage Approx. 100 (horizontally and vertically) Frame Rate 29.97 fps Focusing Manual Focus (Magnify the image 5x or 10x at any point on screen) Autofocus: Dual Pixel CMOS AF (Face detection and Tracking AF, FlexiZone-Multi, FlexiZone-Single) One-shot AF and Servo AF selectable for Stills and Movie Metering Real-time evaluative metering with image sensor. Evaluative metering, partial metering, spot metering, center-weighted average metering. Display Options Grid overlay (x3), Histogram, File Type Still Image Type JPEG: Fine, Normal (Exif 2.31 [Exif Print] compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system (2.0)
RAW: 14bit, Canon original RAW 3rd edition Digital Print Order Format [DPOF] Version 1.1 compliant RAW+JPEG simultaneous recording RAW, RAW + JPEG (any combination) possible. Image Size JPEG 3:2: (L) 6000 x 4000, (M) 3984 x 2656, (S1) 2976 x 1984, (S2) 2400x1600, JPEG 4:3: (L) 5328x4000, (M) 3552x2664, (S1) 2656x1992, (S2) 2112x1600, JPEG 16:9: (L) 6000x3368, (M) 3984x2240, (S1) 2976x1680, (S2) 2400x1344, JPEG 1:1: (L) 4000x4000, (M) 2656x2656, (S1) 1984x1984, (S2) 1600x1600, RAW: (RAW) 6000x4000 Movie Type MP4 (Video: H.264 inter frame, Sound: Linear PCM / AAC, recording level can be manually adjusted by user) MOV (Video: H.264 All-I Full HD, no sound) - time-lapse movie only Movie Size 3240 x 2160 (23.98, 25 fps) inter-frame 1920 x 1080 (59.94, 50 fps) inter-frame 1920 x 1080 (29.97, 25, 23.98 fps) inter-frame 1920 x 1080 (29.97, 25) lite inter-frame 1280 x 720 (59.94, 50 fps) inter-frame Movie Length Max duration 29min 59sec Folders New folders can be manually created and selected File Numbering (1) Consecutive numbering (2) Auto reset (3) Manual reset Other Features Custom Functions 11 Custom Functions Metadata Tag User copyright information (can be set in camera) Image rating (0-5 stars) Intelligent Orientation Sensor Yes Playback zoom 1.5x - 10x Display Formats (1) Single image with information (2 levels) (2) Single image (3) 4-image index (4) 9-image index (5) 36-image index (6) 100-image index (7) Jump Display Slide Show Choose images with Image Search Playback time: 1/2/3/5/10/20 seconds Repeat: On/Off Background music: On/Off Transition effect: Off, Slide in 1, Slide in 2, Fade 1, Fade 2, Fade 3 Histogram Brightness: Yes RGB: Yes Highlight Alert Yes Image Erase/Protection Erase: Select image, select range, all images in folder, all images on a card, all found images (during image search) Protection: Single image, select range, all images in folder, all images on a card, all found images (during image search) Menu Categories Menu interface adjustable by the user between standard and guided
(1) Shooting menu (2) Playback menu (3) Setup menu (4) Display Options menu (5) My Menu Menu Languages 29 Languages English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Portuguese, Finnish, Italian, Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish, Greek, Russian, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Romanian, Ukrainian, Turkish, Arabic, Thai, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Vietnamese, Hindi, Malay, Indonesian Firmware Update Update possible by the user. Body Materials Chassis: Aluminium alloy and polycarbonate resin with glass fibre Exterior: Polycarbonate resin with glass fibre and special conductive fibre Interface Computer Hi-Speed USB wifi Wi-Fi (2.4GHz) Channels: IEEE802.11b, IEEE802.11g, IEEE802.11n Wi-Fi Security Camera Access Point: WPA2-PSK with AES encryption or open Infrastructure: Shared key, with WEP encryption, WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK with TKIP/AES encryption or open Bluetooth BLE (Bluetooth Low Energy Technology) Other Video output (PAL/ NTSC) (integrated with USB terminal), HDMI mini output (HDMI-CEC compatible), External microphone (3.5 mm Stereo mini jack) Direct Print Canon Printers Canon Compact Photo Printers and PIXMA Printers supporting PictBridge PictBridge Yes Storage Type SD, SDHC, SDXC (UHS Speed Class 1 compatible) Supported Operating System PC & Macintosh See individual software Software Image Processing Digital Photo Professional 4 (RAW Image Processing) Other EOS Utility EOS Lens Registration Tool EOS Web Service Registration Tool EOS Sample Music Picture Style Editor
Camera Connect app available on iOS and Android devices Power Source Batteries 1 x Rechargeable Li-ion Battery LP-E17 Battery life Viewfinder: Approx. 1070 (at 23C, AE 50, FE 50) (5) Viewfinder: Approx. 1020 (at 0C, AE 50, FE 50) LiveView: Approx. 320 (at 23C, AE 50, FE 50) LiveView: Approx. 300 (at 0C, AE 50, FE 50) Battery Indicator 4 levels Power saving Power turns off after 10/30 (10 sec viewfinder/30 sec live view, functions, image playback etc) sec, 30 sec, 1, 2, 4, 8, or 15 mins. Power Supply & Battery Chargers Battery charger LC-E17E Accessories Viewfinder Eyecup Ef Rubber Frame Ef E-series Dioptric Adjustment Lenses Eyepiece Extender EP-EX15II Magnifier MG-Ef Angle Finder C Lenses All EF and EF-S lenses Flash Canon Speedlites (90EX, 220EX, 270EX, 270EX II, 320EX, 420EX, 430EX, 430EX II, 430EX III-RT, 550EX, 580EX, 580EX II, 600EX, 600EX-RT, Macro-Ring-Lite, MR-14EX, Macro Twin Lite MT-24EX, Speedlite Transmitter ST-E2, Speedlite Transmitter ST-E3-RT) Remote Controller/ Switch Remote Switch RS-60E3, Remote Controller BR-E1, Timer Remote Controller TC-80N3 via Remote Controller Adapter RA-E3 Other Hand Strap E2, GPS Receiver GP-E2, Directional Stereo Microphone DM-E1, Protecting Cloth PC-E1, PC-E2, HDMI Cable HTC-100, Interface Cable IFC400PCU, IFC-200U/500U