Product Code: 1031145

Canon EOS 500D Digital SLR Camera Body

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The Canon EOS 500D digital SLR features a 15.1 megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor, making it ideal for large prints and giving you endless opportunities for creative cropping. With an improved ISO range of 100-3200 which is expandable up to 12800, the Canon EOS 500D produces excellent images even in extremely dim lighting, with a little help from the DIGIC 4 Processor. The additional video capabilities allow you to capture High Definition quality 720P Video, with at least a Class 4 SD Card, and a HDMI port to use for playback, making this digital SLR adaptable to every situation.
Features of the Canon EOS 500D DSLR
  • Sharp 15.1 megapixel CMOS sensor
  • Shooting speed of 3.4 frames per second
  • 9-point wide-area AF
  • Dust free images with the EOS Integrated Cleaning System
  • Vivid 3” ClearView LCD screen featuring Live View mode
  • Max 170 large JPEG images in a single burst
  • DIGIC IV processor
  • Full HD Movie Recording with HDMI connection for viewing and playback on an HDTV
  • Large and clear viewfinder
  • ISO 100-3200
  • Absolute image control
  • Full compatibility with Canon EF and EF-S lenses and EX-series Speedlites, including the new Speedlite 270EX

Canon EOS 500D - HD Video Capture
The Canon EOS 500D has full HD 1080P video capture at 20fps (requires min class 6 SDHC) or 720P video at 30fps, which for better quality action movies (requires min class 4 SDHC), or VGA for longer video shoots. A built in HDMI connection allows easy and instant review of images and movie clips on any compatible HDTV.

Canon EOS 500D - Live View
The 3" Clear View LCD screen is the same screen as used on the Canon EOS 5D Mark II, featuring a 920,000 dot count for fantastic detail, accurate focus checks and clear access to the EOS menu system. In addition the Live View screen enables you to shoot from awkward angles and includes contrast based and Face Detection AF options. Live View is great in particular for those who are taking their first steps into digital SLR technology.

Canon EOS 500D - EOS Integrated Cleaning System
The in-built dust prevention system uses three methods to prevent imperfections from ruining your images:

  • Specialised materials reduce dust generation within the camera
  • A self-cleaning sensor unit shakes dust from the sensor each time the camera is turned on or off
  • Stubborn dust spots are mapped for easy removal in Digital Photo Professional (DPP)

Canon EOS 500D - DIGIC IV processor
The DIGIC IV processor on the Canon EOS 500D drives continuous shooting speeds of up to 3.4 fps in bursts of up to 170 JPEGs. Using Canon's 9-point wide area AF system which includes a central cross type point with a high precision sensor for f/2.8 or faster lenses - meaning you can capture the action right down to the split-second.

DIGIC IV works together with the CMOS sensor to deliver exceptional noise reduction and 14-bit image processing for smooth gradation of tones and natural-looking colours. In addition, DIGIC IV enables the fast start-up times and near-instant image review after shooting that so many photographers demand.

Canon EOS 500D - Compatibility
The EOS 500D is compatible with the entire range of EF/EF-S lenses and all EX Series Speedlite flash units.

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Product Specification

Autofocus Points 9
Autofocus System ATTL
Battery Model Lithium-Ion LP-E5 Rechargeable Battery
Connectivity Hi Speed USB, Video Output (PAL/NTSC) (integrated with USB terminal), HDMI Type C
Exposure Modes Auto, Program AE, Shutter Priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual, A-DEP + 7 scene modes
File Formats RAW/ JPEG
Flash Guide Number 13
Flash Metering E-TTL II
Flash Sync Speed 1/200
Flash Type In-built, Hotshoe
ISO Maximum 12800
ISO Minimum 100
Jpg Buffer Depth 170
Lens Mount EF/EF-S
Megapixels 15.1
Memory Card Format SD/SDHC
Metering System TTL 35-Zone
Raw Buffer Depth 9
Screen Resolution (Pixels) 920000
Sensor Size APS-C
Sensor Type CMOS
Shutter Speed, Minimum 30
View Finder Coverage 95%
Weight (g) 480
Manufacturer Link Canon
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With the no deposit Buy Now Pay Later option, pay nothing for six months when you spend £250 or more, then either settle the cash price in full by paying a £29.00 settlement fee, or choose to spread the cost over 36 months at 19.9% APR Representative. Please see the repayment example below to see how much purchasing this item on finance would cost.

Finance Example
Item Value (Cash Price) £459.99
Deposit £0.00
Agreement Duration 42 Months
Total Amount Credit £459.99
Settlement Fee £29.00
Settlement Payment -
Monthly Instalments 35 x £18.01
Final Instalments £17.92
Total Amount Payable £648.27
Annual Rate of Interest 19.9% P.A.
Representative APR 19.9% APR

Are you eligible for finance?

Applicants must be:

  • Aged 18 years or older from the application date
  • In permanent UK residence for a minimum of three years
  • Fulfil at least one of the following employment criteria:
    • In regular, permanent employment.
    • Retired from regular employment - With a minimum age of 50.
    • Not working through disability.
    • Self-employed.

Note: All applicants will be subject to a credit reference check by the lender.

The approval of your application depends on your financial circumstances and borrowing history. Warehouse Express Ltd trading as Wex Photo Video act as credit broker and not the lender. Barclays Partner Finance act as the lender.

Can I repay early? If so how?

No repayments are scheduled in the initial six-month deferral period. However, it is possible to pay off the loan, either by way of a lump sum or in smaller amounts. If the loan is fully repaid within the six-month deferral period, then no interest is payable, but a £29.00 early-settlement will be incurred. Such repayments may be made to Barclays Partner Finance by cheque, debit card or standing order. Unfortunately it is not possible to set up a direct debit within the deferral period. Further information on how to make such repayments will be set out in the loan agreement pack provided by Barclays Partner Finance.

What happens if I don't repay within the first six months (deferral period)?

Following the six month deferral period, Barclays Partner Finance will initiate a monthly direct debit payment for the remaining duration of the loan. Interest will be charged at a rate of 19.9% APR on outstanding balances (backdated to the first date of the loan). Late payment penalties and early repayment charges will apply from this point. Barclays Partner Finance will send a reminder letter approximately one month before the six month deferral period is due to elapse. Note: If you chose to spread the cost and pay monthly, interest is charged from the start of the loan, not from the start of the repayment period.

What will I receive from the finance provider (lender)?

Barclays Partner Finance will send a loan agreement pack approximately four weeks after delivery of the goods, confirming that the account has been activated and, from this point, it is possible to make repayments against the loan.

For further information on how our finance product work, see our Finance help section.

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Product Code: 1031145-wex Manufacturers Part Number: 3820B083AA