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Canon EOS 4000D

Canon EOS 4000D

Creating distinctive stories with DSLR quality photos and Full HD movies is easier than you think with the 18 Megapixel EOS 4000D. Share instantly and shoot remotely via your compatible smartphone with Wi-Fi* and the Canon Camera Connect app.

EOS 4000D
EOS 4000D

Download user manual PDF format: EOS_4000D_Instruction_Manual_EN

  •  Easily capture stunning images, with natural background blur, even in tricky light, with an 18 Megapixel sensor that has up to 19x more surface area than many smartphones.
  • Instantly transfer photos and movies to your smart device, for easy sharing on social media or cloud backup, and shoot remotely with Wi-Fi * and the Canon Connect app.
  • Just frame and shoot for great results with Scene Intelligent Auto. Enjoy guided Live View shooting with Creative Auto mode and add unique finishes with
  •  Get easy guidance on DSLR photography with Canon’s Photo Companion app (downloadable for Android and iOS). Add lenses and accessories or take manual control when you’re ready.


Specifications in detail

Image Sensor

  • Type
    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

  • Type
    DIGIC 4+

  • Lens Mount
  • Focal length
    Equivalent to 1.6x the focal length of the lens
  • Image Stabilisation
    Optical Image Stabilizer provided on compatible lenses

  • Type

    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

  • 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).
  • 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

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


  • Type
    Electronically-controlled focal-plane shutter, with electronic first curtain
  • Speed
    30-1/4000 sec (1/2 or 1/3 stop increments), Bulb (Total shutter speed range. Available range varies by shooting mode)

  • Type
    Auto white balance with the imaging sensor
  • Settings

    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.

  • Type
  • Coverage (Vertical/Horizontal)
    Approx. 95%
  • Magnification
    Approx. 0.80x
  • Eyepoint
    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
  • Mirror
    Quick-return half mirror
  • Depth of field preview
    Yes, assigned to SET button
  • Eyepiece shutter
    On strap

  • Type
    6.8 cm (2.7″) TFT LCD, approx. 230 K dots
  • Coverage
    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
  • Modes
    Auto, Manual Flash On/off
  • X-sync
    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


  • Modes
    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, 6 images RAW

Live View Mode

  • Coverage
    Approx. 100% (horizontally and vertically)
  • Frame Rate
    29.97 fps
  • Focusing
    Live Mode: One Shot AF (Contrast detect AF)
    Quick Mode: One Shot AF (phase detection AF sensor)
    Manual (Magnification 5x or 10x available)
  • Metering
    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
  • Folders
    New folders can be manually created and selected
  • File Numbering
    Consecutive numbering
    Auto reset
    Manual reset

  • 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
  • Histogram
    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.


  • Computer
    Hi-Speed USB only
  • Wi-Fi

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

    Connectivity to Smart devices is possible via Canon Camera Connect app

  • 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

  • Other
    HDMI mini (Type-C) output

Direct Print

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

  • Type
    SD card, SDHC card or SDXC card

  • PC & Macintosh
    Windows 10 / 8.1 / 7 SP1 9
    Mac OS X 10.10 – 10.13


  • Image Processing
    Digital Photo Professional (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-E10
  • Battery life
    Approx. 500 (at 23°C, AE 50%, FE 50%)
    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


  • Viewfinder
    Eyecup Ef
    Rubber Frame Ef
    E-series Dioptric Adjustment Lenses
    Eyepiece Extender EP-EX15II
    Angle Finder C
    Magnifier MG-Ef
  • Case
    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
  • Lenses
    All EF and EF-S lenses
  • Flash
    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
  • Other
    Hand Strap E2, HDMI Cable HTC-100, Interface Cable IFC400PCU


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