5 Year Warranty


Canon Warranty

At Canon we obsess about the details in every aspect of our products, and that’s why we are confident to offer a 5 year local warranty on our Mirrorless, DSLR, Digital Video Camera and Lens products purchased from authorised Canon Australia sellers from 25th November 2019.

Manufacturer Warranty

Your purchase of Canon products* within Australia which is distributed by Canon Australia is covered by Canon’s warranty

*Excludes most business products (imageRUNNER & iR-ADV devices, Production Printers, Dream Labo), and business product accessories, including software solutions

Canon Manufacturer’s Warranty for Consumer Imaging Products

(applies to purchases made on or after 25th November 2019 )

This warranty applies to the Canon consumer product categories listed below (Products) purchased in Australia from Canon Australia Pty Ltd or their respective authorised distributors, dealers or retailers.

Canon-branded products purchased from other sources (including ‘grey’, ‘parallel’ or ‘direct’ imports) are not covered by this warranty. They may come with a different warranty offered by the retailer or relevant sales company based in another country.

You will need proof of purchase to make a warranty claim so please keep your receipt and this warranty card safe. You can also register your product on our website as a record of your purchase.

Consumer Guarantees

You may have rights under applicable Australian consumer laws.

For goods supplied in Australia only: Our goods come with guarantees that cannot be excluded under the Australian Consumer Law. You are entitled to a replacement or refund for a major failure and for compensation for any other reasonably foreseeable loss or damage. You are also entitled to have the goods repaired or replaced if the goods fail to be of acceptable quality and the failure does not amount to a major failure.

Canon manufacturer’s warranty

In addition to your consumer rights, Canon offers the following manufacturer’s warranty:

      1. With normal use and service, during the Warranty Period stated below, Canon warrants the Products will be free from defects arising wholly or substantially from faulty parts, manufacture or workmanship:

        Product - Purchased new and unused, or Canon-refurbished (not second hand)Previous Warranty Period
        (applies to purchases up to 24th November 2019)
        Current Warranty Period
        (applies to purchases on or after 25th November 2019)
        Projectors (excluding lamps) & standard accessories 36 months 36 months
        Projector lamps 6 months 6 months
        Image Stabiliser binoculars 24 months 24 months
        PIXMA PRO printer range 24 months 24 months
        imagePROGRAF large format printers 24 months 24 months
        WG inkjet printer range 24 months 5 years
        Fixed lens cameras 24 months 24 months
        Cinema EOS products 24 months 24 months
        Interchangeable lens cameras (excluding Cinema EOS) 24 months 5 years
        Canon camera lenses (excluding Cinema EOS lenses) 24 months 5 years
        Digital video cameras (excluding Cinema EOS) 24 months 5 years
        All other consumer products and their standard Canon accessories 12 months 12 months
      2. Canon’s warranty does not cover:
        1. replacing consumables including drums, lamps, film, SD cards, ink, toner and paper;
        2. rubber rollers in scanners;
        3. any software included with the Products; or
        4. any malfunction or specific requirement of any other item of hardware or software you link to the Product.
      3. Canon’s warranty does not apply where damage is caused by external factors including:
        1. normal wear and tear;
        2. damage caused outside Canon’s control including accidents, electrical faults, power surges, internet connection fault, vandalism or burglary;
        3. your negligent or improper use of the Products including failing to follow operating instructions or providing an unsuitable environment;
        4. leaking batteries;
        5. liquid exposure (except for waterproof Products) or infiltration of foreign particles;
        6. repairs or modification of the Products except by Canon or its authorised service agents;
        7. using any other consumables, accessories, supplies, parts or devices (including batteries, tapes/cards, lenses and flash attachments) not conforming to Canon’s specifications; or
        8. shipping or other transit.
      4. Subject to your consumer rights, Canon excludes all liability in respect of the Product for any loss that is not reasonably foreseeable from a failure of the Product including liability for negligence, loss of your data, loss or damage to third party software, loss of expenditure associated with the Product, losses incurred while the Product is being repaired or during transit to or from Canon, or loss of enjoyment.
      5. This warranty is not transferable.

Making a Warranty Claim

The process for making claims differs by Product as described below. We may ask you for a written description of the problem, images or other relevant material. We may try to troubleshoot and resolve the problem with you first. Remember, please have your proof of purchase ready.

Projectors purchased in Australia

To make a claim, call Canon as soon as possible on 1300 799 604.

If Canon accepts your warranty claim, we will collect the Product to repair or replace any faulty parts or rectify any faulty workmanship at our cost but any costs to unmount it and/or securely and safely package it for delivery to Canon is at your cost (subject to consumer law rights).

Document scanners1, faxes2, micrographics and WG inkjet printer range purchased in Australia

  1 Does not apply to P series scanners
  2 Applies to laser fax models that can also be used as standalone printers

To make a claim, call Canon as soon as possible on 13 13 83.

If Canon accepts your warranty claim, we will (at our cost and subject to consumer law rights) repair or replace any faulty parts or rectify any faulty workmanship.

Where the Product is located:
a. in a 25km radius of a Canon direct service centre, Canon or its authorised services agents will perform warranty repairs using its reasonable commercial efforts to do so by the end of the day after Canon receives notice of the warranty claim (excluding weekends or public holidays); or
b. outside a 25km radius of a Canon direct service centre, a fee will be charged to provide on-site warranty services.

Inkjet printers (excluding PIXMA PRO, imagePROGRAF and WG inkjet ranges) purchased in Australia

To make a claim, call Canon as soon as possible on 1300 460 738 or submit a request at

If we need to examine the Product then, except as otherwise required under consumer law, you must pay for all packing, freight and insurance costs to ship the Product to Canon or its authorised service agent.

If Canon accepts your warranty claim after the Warranty Period, we will (at our cost and subject to consumer law rights) supply a replacement of the same or equivalent model (subject to availability).

If your warranty claim is not accepted, Canon or its authorised service agents may still be able to resolve your problem, where service is charged at our standard rates (only with your prior approval).

All other Products

To make a claim, call Canon or our authorised service agents as soon as possible on 13 13 83 or submit a request at

If we need to examine the Product then, except as otherwise required by consumer law, you must pay for all packing, freight and insurance costs to ship the Product to Canon or our authorised service agent.

If Canon accepts your warranty claim, we will (at our cost and subject to consumer law rights) repair or replace any faulty parts or rectify any faulty workmanship, either perform the work on-site or return the Product to you.

If your warranty claim is not accepted, Canon or our authorised service agents may still be able to resolve your problem, where service is charged at our standard rates (only with your prior approval) and either perform the work on-site or deliver the Products for repair at your cost.

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50.6 Megapixels CMOS

Extraordinary resolving power and realism is delivered by an exceptional 50.6MP Full Frame CMOS Sensor. Ultra high resolution allows for dramatic trimming and dramatic detail-rich images suitable for post Production.

Up to 5.0 Frames Per Sec

Featuring high-speed continuous shooting at 5 fps while boasting ultra-high-resolution performance, made possible by the high speed readout capability and Dual DiG!C 6 processors.

Max. 61 point High Density Reticular AF

Focus quickly and precisely, even in low-light conditions using a 61-point AF System. 41 cross-type focus points, including five extra-sensitive double cross-type, provide extra accuracy.

150,000 Pixels RGB+IR Metering sensor
A 150,000 pixel RGB metering sensor with infra-red sensitivity ensures that images are correctly exposed under a range of lighting conditions, even if the light source flickers
Multiple Exposure

In camera Multiple Exposure modes that mimic the multiple exposure effects available with film cameras while providing additional, exclusively digital options.

Full Frame CMOS
Full frame CMOS sensor is capable of recording extraordinary levels of detail. The ultra-high resolution enables extensive cropping and still delivers stunning image quality.
Featuring Canon's exceptional 50.6MP 35mm full-frame CMOS sensor and Dual DIG!C 6 image processor, the all new EOS 5DS is the perfect choice for professional and enthusiast photographers who value high megapixel count and outstanding resolving power. Creating stunningly detailed, crisp and clear images, this impressive Digital SLR camera utilises a 61-point high-density reticular AF, delivering high-speed continuous shooting of up to 5fps. Working together in the fight against camera shake, Canon’s newly-designed Mirror Vibration Control System and Release Time Lag Arbitrary setting helps the EOS 5DS reduce blur and further enhance image clarity. Versatile and well-balanced, this solidly-built DSLR provides an array of features to the creative photographer, including the new Fine Detail picture style, a 1.3x and 1.6x crop function, a Custom Quick Control function, and a Time Lapse Movie function that creates Full HD movies from still images on the camera.
  • 5DS Outstanding Images

    Outstanding Images

    50.6MP 35mm full-frame CMOS sensor for incredible resolving power.

  • 5DS Agile Performance

    Agile Performance

    You’ll never miss a moment with 5 frames per second capability.

  • 5DS Astonishing Clarity

    Astonishing Clarity

    Always find your focus, using the 61-point High Density Reticular AF.

  • 5Ds Create a Balance

    Create a Balance

    Balance nimble shooting with fast image processing using Dual DIG!C 6.

  • 5DS Low Light Performance

    Low Light Performance

    Find the perfect light with an ISO range of 100-6400 (expandable to 12800.

  • 5DS Reduce Blur

    Reduce Blur

    Control camera shake blur with Canon’s new Mirror Vibration Control System.

Selected shots from the EOS 5Ds Body




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Sensor format Full Frame
Sensor Type CMOS
Sensor Size 36 x 24 mm
Full Frame
Sensor Size 36 x 24 mm
Effective Pixels 50.6 Megapixels
Total Pixels Approx. 53 megapixels
Aspect Ratio 3:2
Filter Built-in/Fixed
Sensor Cleaning EOS integrated cleaning system
Colour Filter Type Primary Colour


Processor Type Dual DIGIC 6
Focal Length Equivalent to 1.0x the focal length of the lens


Focusing Type TTL-CT-SIR with a dedicated CMOS sensor
AF System/ Points 61 Point / 41 f/4 cross-type AF points inc 5 dual cross type at f/2.8 and 1 cross-type at f/8[11] The number of cross-type AF points will differ depending on the lens.
AF area EV -2 - 18 (at 20°C & ISO100)
AF Modes AI FocusOne ShotAI Servo
AF Point Selection Automatic selection: 61 point AFManual selection: Single point AF (selectable points 61, 15, 9 or cross type only points selectable)Manual selection: Spot AFManual selection: AF point Expansion (4 points up, down, left, right or 8 surroundi
Selected AF point display Superimposed in viewfinder and indicated on top LCD panel and Quick Control screen
AF Lock Locked when shutter button is pressed half way or AF ON is pressed in One Shot AF mode
AF Assist Beam Emitted by an optional dedicated Speedlite
Manual Focus Selected on lens, default in Live View Mode
AF Microadjustment Manual: Enter adjustment +/- 20 stepsAdjust all lenses by same amount\nAdjust up to 40 lenses individuallyAdjustments remembered for lens by serial number

Exposure Control

Metering Modes 150,000-pixel RGB+IR metering sensor EOS iSA System with 252-zone metering:(1) Evaluative metering (linked to All AF point)(2) Partial metering (approx. 6.1% of viewfinder at centre)(3) Spot metering (approx. 1.3% viewfinder at centre)
Metering Range EV 0 - 20 (at 23°C with 50mm f/1.4 lens ISO100)
AE Lock Auto: Operates in 1-shot AF mode with evaluative metering when focus is achieved Manual: By AE lock button in all exposure modes
Exposure Compensation +/-5 EV in 1/3 or 1/2 stop increments (can be combined with AEB)
AEB 2, 3, 5 or 7 Shots +/-3 EV 1/3 or 1/2 stop increments
ISO Sensitivity 100-6400 (in 1/3-stop or whole stop increments)ISO can be expanded to L:50 or H1: 12800
Maximum ISO Sensitivity 6400

White Balance

White Balance Type Auto white balance with the imaging sensor
White Balance Settings AAWB (Ambeince priority/White priority), Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, White Fluorescent light, Flash, Custom, Colour Temperature Setting.White balance compensation:1. Blue/Amber +/-92. Magenta/ Green +/-9.
Custom White Balance Yes, 1 setting can be registered
WB Bracketing +/-3 levels in single level increments3, 2, 5 or 7 bracketed images per shutter release.Selectable Blue/Amber bias or Magenta/ Green bias.


Built-in Viewfinder Yes
Viewfinder Type Pentaprism
Coverage (Vertical/Horizontal) Approx. 100%
Magnification Approx. .71x (With 50mm lens at infinity, -1m-1 dpt)
Eyepoint Approx. 21mm (from eyepiece lens centre)
Dioptre Correction -3 to +1 m-1 (dioptre)
Viewfinder Focusing Screen Fixed
Viewfinder Mirror Quick-return half mirror (Transmission: reflection ratio of 40:60, no mirror cut-off with EF600mm f/4 or shorter)
Viewfinder Information AF information: Single/Spot AF points, AF Frame, AF status, Focus indicator, AF mode, AF point selection, AF point registrationExposure information: Shutter speed, aperture value, ISO speed (always displayed), AE lock, exposure level/compensation, fl
Depth of field preview Yes, with Depth of Field preview button.
Viewfinder Eyepiece shutter None (eyepiece cover attached to strap)


Screen Type Clear View II TFT
Screen Coverage Approx. 100%
Viewing Angle (horizontally/vertically) Approx. 170°
Coating Anti-reflection and Solid Structure
Screen Display Options 1. Quick Control Screen2. Camera settings3. Dual Axis Electronic Level4. Custom Quick control screen
Screen Brightness Auto: Using extenal ambient light sensorManual: Adjustable to one of seven levels
External Flash E-TTL II with EX series Speedlites, wireless multi-flash support
External Flash Control Via camera menu screen
Flash Modes E-TTL II Auto Flash, Metered Manual
X-sync 1/200sec
Flash Exposure Compensation +/- 3EV in 1/3 increments with EX series Speedlites
Flash Exposure Bracketing Yes, with compatible External Flash
Flash Exposure Lock Yes
Second Curtain Synchronisation Yes
HotShoe/ PC terminal Yes/ No


Shooting Modes Scene Intelligent Auto, Program AE , Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual (Stills and Movie), Bulb, Custom (x3)
Picture Styles Auto, Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Neutral, Faithful, Monochrome, Fine Detail, User Defined (x3)
Colour Space sRGB and Adobe RGB
Image Processing Highlight Tone PriorityAuto Lighting Optimizer (4 settings)Long exposure noise reductionHigh ISO speed noise reduction (4 settings)Multi Shot Noise ReductionAuto Correction of Lens Peripheral illuminationChromatic aberration
Drive modes Single, Continuous L, Continuous H, Self timer (2s+remote, 10s+remote), Silent single shooting, Silent continous shooting
Continuous Shooting Max. Approx. 5fps. (speed maintained for up to 510 number of JPEGs or 14 RAW images)[1][2][10] with UDMA mode 7 card.
Intervalometer Built-in, number of shots selectable from 1-99 or unlimited. Bulb timer possible

Live View Mode

Live View Mode Type Electronic viewfinder with image sensor
Live View Coverage Approx. 100% (horizontally and vertically)
Live View Frame Rate 29.97 fps
Focusing Manual Focus (Magnify the image 6x or 16x at any point on screen)Autofocus: Quick mode, Live mode, Live Face detection mode
Metering Real-time evaluative metering with image sensorActive metering time can be changed
Display Options Grid overlay (x3), Histogram

File Type

Still Image File Type JPEG: 2 compression options (Exif 2.3 compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system (2.0)RAW: RAW, M-RAW, S-RAW (14bit, Canon original RAW 2nd edition),Digital Print Order Format [DPOF] Version 1.1 compliant
RAW+JPEG simultaneous recording Yes, any combination of RAW + JPEG possible, separate formats to separate cards possible
Image File Size JPEG:Full Frame - (L) 8688x5792, (M1) 7680x5120, (M2) 5760x3840, (S1) 4320x2880, (S2) 1920x1280, (S3) 720x4801.3x Crop - (L) 6768x4512, (M1) 6016x4000, (M2) 4512x3008, (S1) 3376x2256, (S2) 1920x1280, (S3) 720x4801.6x Crop - (L) 5424x3616, (
Movie File Type MOV (Video: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, Sound: Linear PCM)
Movie File Size 1920 x 1080 (29.97, 25, 23.976 fps) intra or interframe1280 x 720 (59.94, 50 fps) intra or interframe640 x 480 (29.97, 25 fps) interframe only
Movie Length Max duration 29min 59sec, Max single file size 4GB
Time-lapse Movie Shooting interval can be set between 1 sec. to 99 hr. 59min. 59 seconds[12] Sequence of images between 2 and 3600 shots, up to 2min. 24sec. (PAL) MOV format, Full HD (1920 x 1080) 25p (ALL-I)
File Numbering 1. Consecutive numbering2. Auto reset3. Manual reset

Other Features

Metadata Tag Author, copyright, GPS (with GP-E2), Rating
LCD Panel / Illumination Yes / Yes
Water/ Dust resistance Yes
Intelligent Orientation Sensor Yes
Playback zoom 1x - 16x
Display Formats 1. Single image2. Single image with information (2 levels)3. Two image Display image4. 4 image index5. 9 image index6. 36 image index7. 100image index8. Jump Display9. Movie edit10. RAW processing11. Ratin
Slide Show Image selection: All images, by Date, by Folder, Movies, Stills, Rating, Protect imagesPlayback time: 1/2/3/5/10 or 20 secondsRepeat: On/Of
Histogram Brightness: YesRGB: Yes
Highlight Alert Yes
Image Erase/Protection Erase protection of one image at a time, folder or card
Menu Categories 1. Shooting menu (x4)2. AF Menu (x5)3. Playback menu (x3)4. Setup menu (x4)5. Custom Functions menu (x4)6. My Menu
Menu Languages 25 LanguagesEnglish, 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 and J
Firmware Update Update possible by the user.


External microphone IN terminal External microphone (Stereo mini jack)
USB USB 3.0 Hi-Speed (PTP)
HDMI mini OUT terminal HDMI Type C

Direct Print

Canon Printers Canon Compact Photo Printers and PIXMA Printers supporting PictBridge
PictBridge Yes


Storage Type SD card, SDHC card or SDXC card. High-speed writing with UHS-I type SD cards is supported
Compact Flash CompactFlash Type I (UDMA 7 compatible)


PC Supported Operating system Windows 7 (excl. Starter Edition), Windows 8 and Windows 8.1\nOS X v10.7-10.10
Browsing & Printing Digital Photo Professional 4 (RAW Image Processing)
Other Software PhotoStitch, EOS Utility 3 (inc. Remote Capture, WFT utility*), Picture Style Editor\n* Requires optional accessory

Power Source

Batteries Rechargeable Li-ion Battery LP-E6N (supplied) / LP-E6
Battery life Approx. 700 shots (at 23°C)[5]\nApprox. 660 (at 0°C)
Battery Indicator Automatic displayed in 6 levels
Power saving Power turns off after 1, 2, 4, 8, 15 or 30mins
Power Supply & Battery Chargers AC Adapter Kit ACK-E6, Battery charger LC-E6, Car Battery charger CBC-E6

Physical Specifications

Body Materials Magnesium Alloy body covers
Operating Environment 0 – 40 °C, 85% or less humidity
Dimensions (WxHxD) 152 x 116.4 x 76.4mm
Camera Weight 845g
General All data is based on Canon standard testing methods except where indicated. Subject to change without notice.[1]Large/Fine(Quality 8) resolution[2] Based on Canon's testing conditions, JPEG, ISO 100, Standard Picture Style. Maximum fps and


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