Canon EOS 4000D

Dimensions (H x W x D)

129.0 x 101.6 x 77.1 mm


1 x Rechargeable Li-ion Battery LP-E10

Battery life

Approx. 500 (at 23°C, AE 50%, FE 50%)


24.2 megapixel

18 megapixel

APS-C sensor


Scene Intelligent Auto

Simple point and shoot


Optical viewfinder

With 9 point autofocus

Live View

Creative Filters

Apply unique effects

EOS Movies

EOS movies


Max ISO 25,600

2.7” type

LCD screen

Optical viewfinder

Wireless link

'Wi-Fi' connectivity

Wireless link

Feature guide

Easy to follow tips

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Specifications in detail

Image Sensor


Approx. 22.3 mm x 14.9 mm

Effective Pixels

Approx. 18.0 megapixels

Total Pixels

Approx. 18.7 megapixels

Aspect Ratio


Low-Pass Filter


Sensor Cleaning

Manual cleaning and Dust Delete Data acquisition

Colour Filter Type

RGB Primary Colour

Image Processor




Lens Mount


Focal Length

Equivalent to 1.6x the focal length of the lens

Image Stabilisation

Optical Image Stabilizer provided on compatible lenses



Via optical viewfinder: 

TTL secondary image-forming phase-difference detection system with AF-dedicated sensor 

Via live view on LCD screen: 

Contrast detection AF

AF System/ Points

Via optical viewfinder: 

9 AF points (f/5.6 cross type at centre)

AF working range

Via optical viewfinder: 

Centre AF point: EV 0 -18 (at room temperature & ISO100)
Other AF points: EV 1 -18 (at room temperature & ISO100) 

Via live view LCD screen: 

EV 1 -18 (at room temperature & ISO100)

AF Modes

Via optical viewfinder: 

AI Focus (Switches between One-Shot AF and AI SERVO AF automatically) 

One Shot AF
AI Servo

Via live view LCD screen: 

One Shot AF (Contrast detect AF)
Quick Mode (via phase detection AF sensor)

AF Point Selection

Via optical viewfinder: 

Automatic selection from up to 9 points
Manual selection 

Via live view on LCD screen: 

FlexiZone - Freely position 1 AF point via manual selection
Live Mode - Automatic selection with face detection

Selected AF point display

Indicated by superimposed display in the viewfinder and on the LCD monitor

Predictive AF


AF Lock

Locked when shutter button is pressed half way in One Shot AF mode. Customisation available via AE Lock Button

AF Assist Beam

Intermittent firing of built-in flash or emitted by optional dedicated Speedlite (effective up to 4.0 m)

Manual Focus

Selected on lens

Exposure Control

Metering modes

Via optical viewfinder: 

Evaluative via 63 zone dual-layer metering sensor (linked to all AF points)
Partial (centre, approx. 10% of viewfinder)
Centre-weighted average available

Via live view on LCD screen: 

Evaluative metering (315 zones)

Metering Range

Via optical viewfinder: 

EV 1-20 (at room temperature, ISO 100, evaluative metering) 

Via live view on LCD screen: 

EV 0-20 (at room temperature, ISO 100, evaluative metering)

AE Lock

Auto: In 1-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).


3 shots +/- 2 EV, 1/2 or 1/3-stop increments

ISO Sensitivity

AUTO(100-6400), 100-6400 in 1-stop increments ISO can be expanded to H: 12800 1 

During Movie shooting: Auto (100-6400), 100-6400 (Whole stop increments)



Electronically-controlled focal-plane shutter, with electronic first curtain


30-1/4000 sec (1/2 or 1/3 stop increments), Bulb (Total shutter speed range. Available range varies by shooting mode)

White Balance


Auto white balance with the imaging sensor


AWB (Ambience priority, White priority), Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, White Fluorescent light, Flash, Custom (Approx. 2000 K - 10000 K). 

White balance compensation:
Blue/Amber +/-9
Magenta/ Green +/-9.

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.




Coverage (Vertical/Horizontal)

Approx. 95%


Approx. 0.80x 2


Approx. 21mm (from eyepiece lens center)

Dioptre Correction

Fixed at -1.0 m-1 (dpt)
- E-series Dioptric Adjustment Lenses can be used to make dioptric adjustments.

Focusing Screen



Quick-return half mirror

Depth of field preview

Yes, assigned to SET button

Eyepiece shutter

On strap

LCD Monitor


6.8 cm (2.7") TFT LCD, approx. 230 K dots


Approx. 100%

Viewing Angle (horizontally/vertically)

Approx. 120° vertically
Approx. 130° horizontally

Brightness Adjustment

Adjustable to one of seven levels

Display Options

Quick Control Screen
Camera settings


Built-in Flash GN (ISO 100, meters)


Built-in Flash Coverage

up to 17mm focal length (35mm equivalent: 28mm)

Built-in Flash recycle time

Approx. 2 seconds


Auto, Manual Flash On/off


X-contact not equipped, Max. flash sync speed: 1/200 sec. with compatible Speedlites

Flash Exposure Compensation

+/- 2EV in 1/2 or 1/3 increments

Flash Exposure Lock


Second Curtain Synchronisation


HotShoe/ PC terminal


External Flash Compatibility

E-TTL II with EX series Speedlites 3

External Flash Control

Available via camera menu screen, except for wireless radio flash shooting settings



Scene Intelligent Auto, Creative Auto, Portrait, Landscape, Close-up, Sports, Food, Night Portrait, Program AE , Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual, Movie Mode

Picture Styles

Auto, Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Neutral, Faithful, Monochrome, User Defined (x3)

Colour Space

sRGB and Adobe RGB

Image Processing

Highlight Tone Priority
Auto Lighting Optimizer (4 settings)
Long exposure noise reduction
High ISO speed noise reduction (4 settings)
Auto Correction of Lens Peripheral illumination (up to 20 lens profiles can be registered in camera) 

Creative filters (Grainy B/W, Soft focus, Toy camera, Miniature effect, Fish-eye) - during image Playback only

Drive modes

Single, Continuous, Self timer (2s, 10s, 10s + continuous shots 2-10)

Continuous Shooting

Max. Approx. 3 fps in JPEG until memory card becomes full 4, 6 images RAW 5 6

Live View Mode


Approx. 100% (horizontally and vertically)

Frame Rate

29.97 fps


Live Mode: One Shot AF (Contrast detect AF)
Quick Mode: One Shot AF (phase detection AF sensor)
Manual (Magnification 5x or 10x available)


Real-time evaluative metering with image sensor
Active metering time can be changed

Display Options

Grid overlay (x2), Histogram

File Type

Still Image Type

JPEG: Fine, Normal (Exif 2.30 compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system (2.0),
RAW: RAW (14bit, Canon original RAW 2nd edition),
Digital Print Order Format [DPOF] Version 1.1 compliant

RAW+JPEG simultaneous recording

Yes, RAW + Large JPEG

Image Size

JPEG 3:2: (L) 5184 x 3456, (M) 3456 x 2304, (S1) 2592 x 1728, (S2) 1920 x 1280, (S3) 720 x 480
JPEG 4:3: (L) 4608 x 3456, (M) 3072 x 2304, (S1) 2304 x 1728, (S2) 1696 x 1280, (S3) 640 x 480
JPEG 16:9: (L) 5184 x 2912, (M) 3456 x 1944, (S1) 2592 x 1456 (S2) 1920 x 1080, (S3) 720 x 400
JPEG 1:1: (L) 3456 x 3456, (M) 2304 x 2304, (S1) 1728 x 1728, (S2) 1280 x 1280, (S3) 480 x 480 

RAW: (RAW) 5184 x 3456

Movie Type

MOV (Video: H.264 inter frame (IPB), Sound: Linear PCM, recording level can be manually adjusted by user)

Movie Size

1920 x 1080 (30, 25, 24 fps)
1280 x 720 (60, 50 fps)
640 x 480 (30, 25 fps)

Movie Length

Max duration 29 min 59 sec, Max file size 4 GB


New folders can be manually created and selected

File Numbering

Consecutive numbering
Auto reset
Manual reset

Other Features

Custom Functions

10 Custom Functions

Metadata Tag

User copyright information (can be set in camera)
Image rating (0-5 stars)

Intelligent Orientation Sensor


Playback zoom

1.5x - 10x enabled in 15 steps

Display Formats

(1) Single image with information (2 levels)
(2) Single image
(3) Index display (4/9 images)
(4) Jump Display (1/10/100 images, by Date, by Folder, Movies only, Stills only, by Rating)

Slide Show

Image selection: All images, by Date, by Folder, Movies, Stills, Rating
Playback time: 1/2/3/5/10 or 20 seconds
Repeat: On/Off
Transition Effect: Off, Slide 1, Slide 2, Fade 1, Fade 2, Fade 3
Background Music: On, Off


Brightness: Yes
RGB: Yes

Highlight Alert


Image Erase/Protection

Erase: Single image, selected images, all images in folder or all images on card
Protection: Erase protection for single image, all images in a folder or all images in the card

Menu Categories

(1) Shooting menu (x4)
(2) Playback menu (x2)
(3) Setup menu (x3)
(4) My Menu

Menu Languages

25 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 and Japanese

Firmware Update

Update possible by the user.



Hi-Speed USB only


Wi-Fi (IEEE802.11b/g/n), (2.4 GHz only) 7 

Connectivity to Smart devices is possible via Canon Camera Connect app 8

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


HDMI mini (Type-C) output

Direct Print

Canon Printers

Canon Compact Photo Printers and PIXMA Printers supporting PictBridge





SD card, SDHC card or SDXC card

Supported Operating System

PC & Macintosh

Windows 10 / 8.1 / 7 SP1 9
Mac OS X 10.10 - 10.13


Image Processing

Digital Photo Professional (RAW Image Processing)


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 10

Power Source


1 x Rechargeable Li-ion Battery LP-E10

Battery life

Approx. 500 (at 23°C, AE 50%, FE 50%) 11
Approx. 410 (at 0°C, AE 50%, FE 50%)

Battery Indicator

4 levels

Power saving

Power turns off after 30 sec or 1, 2, 4, 8 or 15 mins.

Power Supply & Battery Chargers

Battery charger LC-E10E

Weight and Dimensions

Body Materials

Polycarbonate resin with glass fibre

Operating Environment

0 – 40 °C, 85% or less humidity

Dimensions (H x W x D)

129.0 x 101.6 x 77.1 mm

Weight (body only)

Approx. 436 g (CIPA testing standard, including battery and memory card)



Eyecup Ef
Rubber Frame Ef
E-series Dioptric Adjustment Lenses
Eyepiece Extender EP-EX15II
Angle Finder C
Magnifier MG-Ef


Semi Hard Case EH26-L, EH27-L
Protecting Cloth PC-E1, PC-E2
Shoulder Bag SB10, SB100
Backpack BP10, BP12, BP100
Messenger Bag MS10, MS11
Sling Bag SL100
Holster HL100


All EF and EF-S lenses


Canon Speedlites (270EX II, 430EX III-RT, 600EX II-RT, Macro-Ring-Lite MR-14EX II, Macro Twin Lite MT-26EX-RT, Speedlite Transmitter ST-E2, Speedlite Transmitter ST-E3-RT) 12


Hand Strap E2, HDMI Cable HTC-100, Interface Cable IFC400PCU

All data is based on Canon standard testing methods except where indicated.

Subject to change without notice.

  1. Recommended Exposure Index
  2. With 50mm lens at infinity, -1m-1 dpt
  3. Speedlites other than the EX-series or non-Canon flash units cannot be used. Not all functions of the Canon EX-series flashes are supported.
  4. Large/Fine(Quality 8) resolution
  5. Based on Canon's testing conditions, JPEG, ISO 100, Standard Picture Style. Varies depending on the subject, memory card brand and capacity, image recording quality, ISO speed, drive mode, Picture Style, Custom functions etc.
  6. Sustained continuous shooting speed is tested based on Canon's testing standard. Function requires compatible SDHC/SDXC UHS Speed Class 1 memory card, total number of frames captured varies depending on shooting subject, settings and brand of memory card
  7. Wi-Fi use may be restricted in certain countries or regions.
  8. Canon Camera Connect app is available for Apple iOS and Andriod devices only. Please refer to Google PlayStore® and Apple AppStore® for compatible versions of Android OS and Apple iOS.
  9. Software applications compatible with Windows 10 in Windows 10 Desktop Mode only
  10. Canon Camera Connect app is available for Apple iOS and Andriod devices only. Please refer to Google PlayStore® and Apple AppStore® for compatible versions of Android OS and Apple iOS.
  11. Based on the CIPA Standard and using the batteries and memory card format supplied with the camera, except where indicated
  12. Speedlites other than the EX-series or non-Canon flash units cannot be used. Not all functions of the Canon EX-series flashes are supported.