Mirrorless Cameras

Canon EOS M100


Operating Environment
0 – 40 °C, 85% or less humidity
Dimensions (H x W x D)
108.2 x 67.1 x 35.1 mm
Weight (body only)
Approx. 302 g (CIPA testing standard, including battery and memory card)


  • 24.2 CMOS sensor

    24.2 MP APS-C size CMOS sensor

  • DIGIC 7

    Powerful DIGIC processing

  • Dual Pixel CMOS AF

    Fast for photos, smooth for video

  • 6.1fps

    Shoot continuously at 6.1fps

  • Full HD 60P

    Smoother, more realistic movies

  • 7.5cm touch LCD

    High resolution tiltable touchscreen

  • Wi-Fi / NFC

    Connect, share or backup wirelessly

  • Bluetooth

    Always-on connection

Specifications in detail

Image Sensor

  • Type
    22.3 x 14.9mm CMOS
  • Effective Pixels
    Approx. 24.2 megapixels
  • Total Pixels
    Approx. 25.8 megapixels
  • Aspect Ratio
  • Low-Pass Filter
  • Sensor Cleaning
    EOS integrated cleaning system
  • Colour Filter Type
    Primary Colour

Image Processor

  • Type
    DIGIC 7

  • Lens Mount
    EF-M (EF and EF-S lenses compatible via Mount adapter EF-EOS M)
  • Focal length
    Equivalent to 1.6x the focal length of the lens
  • Image Stabilisation
    Optical Image Stabilizer on compatible lens
    Movie:Enhanced 3-axis Digital IS with compatible lenses

  • Type
    Dual Pixel CMOS AF System. Phase detection pixels built onto imaging sensor 1
  • AF System / Points
    Maximum 49 AF points (Fixed location on 7x7 grid) via camera automatic selection 2
    Freely position 1 AF point/ 1 AF Zone (9 points, 3x3 grid) via manual selection 3
  • AF working range
    EV -1 - 18 (at 23 °C, ISO 100, with EF-M 22mm f/2 STM)
  • AF Modes
    One-Shot AF and Servo AF
  • AF Point Selection
    Face + Tracking: Face and subject tracking via automatic recognition/ manual selection via touchscreen. Automatic selection over 49 AF points when no face recognised within frame.
    Smooth Zone AF: Manual zone selection, plus automatic selection over 9 AF points within selected zone
    1-point AF: Manual selection via touchscreen/ buttons
  • Selected AF point display
    Indicated on LCD monitor
  • AF Lock
    Locked when shutter button is pressed half way or customisable AE Lock Button
  • AF Assist Beam
    via LED assist beam
  • Manual Focus
    With EF & EF-S lenses - Select via AF/MF switch on lens
    With EF-M lenses - Select via dedicated MF Button/ other customisable buttons (toggle AF/MF).
    MF Peaking available
    AF+MF available (Manual focus adjustment after One-Shot AF)
    Magnify image available during MF (5x or 10x)

  • Metering modes
    Real-time metering from the image sensor
    (1) Evaluative metering (384 zones)
    (2) Partial metering at center (approx. 10% of Live View Screen)
    (3) Center weighted average metering
    (4) Spot metering (approx. 2% of Live View Screen)
  • Metering Range
    Still image: EV 1 - 20 (at 23 °C, ISO 100)
    Movie: EV 2 - 20 (at 23 °C, ISO 100)
  • 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
    +/-3 EV in 1/3 stop increments
  • ISO Sensitivity
    ISO AUTO (100 - 25600), 100 - 25600 in 1/3 stop increments4
    Movie: ISO AUTO (100 - 6400), 100 - 12800 in 1/3-stop increments


  • Type
    Electronically controlled focal-place shutter
  • Speed
    30 - 1/4000 sec (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, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten light, White
    Fluorescent light, Flash, Custom, Colour Temperature (100 Kelvin increments)
    White balance compensation:
    1. Blue/Amber +/-9 levels
    2. Magenta/ Green +/-9 levels
  • Custom White Balance
    Yes, 1 setting can be registered

  • Type
    7.5 cm (3.0”) Touchscreen LCD (TFT). 3:2 aspect ratio. Approx. 1,040,000 dots. Electrostatic capacitive type. Tiltable approx 180 degrees up
  • Coverage
    Approx. 100%
  • Brightness Adjustment
    Adjustable to one of five levels
  • Display Options
    Customisable and toggle via INFO. Button
    (1) Liveview image with basic info
    (2) Liveview image with full info
    (3) Liveview image with no information
    (4) Quick Control Screen


  • Built-in Flash GN (ISO 100, meters)
  • Built-in Flash Coverage
    Maximum coverage at approx. 15mm (35mm equivalent: approx. 24mm)
  • Built-in Flash recycle time
    Approx. 5 seconds 5
  • Modes
    Auto (E-TTL II)
  • Red-Eye Reduction
    Yes - with red eye reduction lamp
  • X-sync
    1/200 sec
  • Flash Exposure Compensation
    +/- 2 EV in 1/3 increments
  • Flash Exposure Lock
  • Second Curtain Synchronisation
  • HotShoe / PC terminal


  • Modes
    Scene Intelligent Auto, Hybrid Auto, Creative Assist, SCN(Self-Portrait, Portrait, Smooth Skin, Landscape, Close-up, Sports, Food, Handheld Night Scene, HDR Backlight Control), Creative Filters (Grainy B/W, Soft Focus, Fish-eye Effect, Art bold effect, Water painting effect, Toy camera effect, Miniature effect (Stills and Movie), High Dynamic Range), Program AE , Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual exposure, Movie (Movie auto exposure, Movie manual exposure, Time-lapse movie)
  • Picture Styles
    Auto, Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Fine Detail, Neutral, Faithful, Monochrome, User Defined (x3)
  • Image Processing
    Highlight Tone Priority
    Auto Lighting Optimizer (4 settings)
    Long exposure noise reduction
    High ISO speed noise reduction (4 settings + Multi Shot NR)
    Lens peripheral illumination correction
    Chromatic aberration correction
    Diffraction correction

    Creative Assist:
    Background Blur (5 settings)
    Brightness (19 levels)
    Contrast (9 levels)
    Saturation (9 levels)
    Color Tone (19 levels)
    Monochrome (Off/Black and white/Sepia/Blue/Purple/Green)
  • Drive modes
    Single, Continuous, Self timer (2s, 10s, custom)
  • Continuous Shooting
    One shot AF: Approx. 6.1 shots/sec for up to 89 frames in JPEG and 21 frames in RAW 6
    With Servo AF: Approx. 4 shots/sec for up to approx 1000 frames in JPEG 7

Live View Mode

  • Coverage
    Approx. 100% (horizontally and vertically)

File Type

  • Still Image Type
    JPEG: Fine, Normal (Exif 2.30 compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system (2.0)
    RAW: RAW (14-bit, Canon original RAW 2nd edition),
    Digital Print Order Format [DPOF] Version 1.1 compliant
  • RAW+JPEG simultaneous recording
    Yes, RAW + various JPEG compression possible
  • Image Size
    RAW: (3:2) 6000 x 4000, (4:3) 5328 x 4000, (16:9) 6000 x 3368, (1:1) 4000 x 4000
    JPEG 3:2: (L) 6000 x 4000, (M) 3984 x 2656, (S1) 2976 x 1984, (S2) 2400 x 1600
    JPEG 4:3: (L) 5328 x 4000, (M) 3552 x 2664, (S1) 2656 x 1992, (S2) 2112 x 1600
    JPEG 16:9: (L) 6000 x 3368, (M) 3984 x 2240, (S1) 2976 x 1680 (S2) 2400 x 1344
    JPEG 1:1: (L) 4000 x 4000, (M) 2656 x 2656, (S1) 1984 x 1984, (S2) 1600 x 1600
    In-camera RAW processing & Image Resize available in playback
  • Movie Type
    MP4 [Video: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, Audio: MPEG-4 AAC-LC (stereo)]
  • Movie Size
    Full HD - 1920 x 1080 (59.94, 50, 29.97, 25, 23.976 fps)
    HD - 1280 x 720 (59.94, 50 fps)
    VGA - 640 x 480 (29.97, 25 fps)
  • Movie Length
    Max duration 29min 59sec, Max file size 4GB
  • Folders
    New folders can be automatically created monthly or daily
  • File Numbering
    (1) Consecutive numbering
    (2) Auto reset

  • Custom Functions
    4 Custom functions with customisable shutter and record buttons
  • Metadata Tag
    User copyright information (Author's Name, Copyright Details)
    Image rating (0-5 stars)
  • Intelligent Orientation Sensor
    Yes, with Image Rotate
  • Playback zoom
    2x - 10x enabled in 10 steps plus smooth pinch-to-zoom
  • Display Formats
    (1) Single image with information (toggle up to 8 options)
    (2) Single image
    (3) Index display (6/12/42/110 images)
    (4) Jump Display (1/10/100 image, by shot date, by rating)
  • Slide Show
    Playback time: 3/4/5/6/7/8/9/10/15/30 seconds
    Repeat: On/Off
    Transition Effects: Off, Fade
  • Histogram
    Brightness/ RGB
  • Image Erase/Protection
    Erase: Single image, Selected images, Selected range, All images
    Protection: Selected images, Selected range, All images. Unprotect all images
  • Menu Categories
    (1) Shooting menu (x8)
    (2) Playback menu (x5)
    (3) Setup menu (x4)
    (4) Custom Functions 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
    Firmware update possible by the user.
  • Body Materials


  • Computer
    Hi-Speed USB (Mini-B compatible)
  • Other
    Wireless LAN (IEEE802.11b/g/n), (2.4 GHz only, 1-11 ch), with Dynamic NFC support 8
    Bluetooth® (Specification version 4.1, Bluetooth low energy technology) 9 10

Direct Print

  • Canon Printers
    Canon Compact Photo Printers and PIXMA Printers supporting PictBridge
  • PictBridge
    Yes (via USB or Wireless LAN)

  • Type
    SD, SDHC, SDXC (UHS-I compatible)

  • PC & Macintosh
    Windows 10 / 8.1 / 8 / 7 SP1 11
    Mac OS X 10.9 / 10.10 / 10.11 / 10.12
    For Wi-Fi connection to a PC:
    Windows 10 / 8.1 / 8 / 7 SP1
    Mac OS X 10.9 / 10.10
    For Image Transfer Utility:
    Windows 10 / 8.1 / 8 / 7 SP1
    Mac OS X 10.9 / 10.10 / 10.11 / 10.12


  • Image Processing
    Digital Photo Professional
  • Other
    Picture Style Editor, EOS Utility, Image Transfer Utility
    Camera Connect app available on iOS and Android devices 12

Power Source

  • Batteries
    1 x Rechargeable Li-ion Battery LP-E12E
  • Battery life
    Approx. 295 shots (at 23°C, AE 50%, FE 50%) 13
    Eco Mode: Approx. 410 shots
    Movie Recording: Approx. 125 mins
    Playback time when playing back a slideshow of still images: Approx. 4 hrs
  • Power saving
    Display off (15, 30 sec or 1, 3, 5, 10, 30 mins)
    Auto Power Down (30 sec or 1, 3, 5, 10 mins, Disable) ECO mode
  • Power Supply & Battery Chargers
    Battery charger LC-E12
    Compact Power Adapter CA-PS700 DC Coupler DR-E12


  • Cases / Straps
    Face Jacket EH31-FJ
    Neck Strap EM-E2 (light brown)
    Neck Strap EM-E2(BW) (brown)
    Neck Strap EM-E2(BK) (black)
    Neck Strap EM-E2(WH) (white)
    Neck Strap EM-E2DB
  • Lenses
    EF-M lenses
    All EF and EF-S lenses compatible via Mount adapter EF-EOS M
  • Other
    Interface cable IFC-400PCU
    Mount Adapter EF-EOSM

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

Subject to change without notice.

  1. Dual Pixel CMOS AF - AF is possible over an area of approx. 80% Vertical x 80% Horizontal of the frame
  2. Maximum number of AF frame is dependent on selected image aspect ratio
  3. Dual Pixel CMOS AF - AF is possible over an area of approx. 80% Vertical x 80% Horizontal of the frame
  4. Recommended Exposure Index
  5. When battery is fully charged
  6. Continuous shooting speed is measured with EF-M 15-45mm f/3.5-6.3 IS STM and requires SDHC/SDXC UHS Speed Class 1 memory card. Total number of frames captured and continuous shooting speed may vary depending on camera exposure settings, type of lens used, battery level, light level and memory card used.
  7. Continuous shooting speed is measured with EF-M 15-45mm f/3.5-6.3 IS STM and requires SDHC/SDXC UHS Speed Class 1 memory card. Under Servo AF, maximum continuous shooting speed and total number of frames captured depends on subject condition, camera settings and lens used
  8. Wi-Fi use may be restricted in certain countries or regions.
  9. Equipped with Bluetooth® low energy technology. The Bluetooth® word mark and logos are registered trademarks owned by the Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by Canon Europe Ltd. is under license. Other trademarks and trade names are those of their respective owners.
  10. Bluetooth functionilty with Camera Connect app requires smart device to be equipped with Bluetooth version 4.0 (or later). Also requires smart device to be using operating system iOS 8.4 (or later) or Android 5.0 (or later)
  11. Software applications compatible with Windows 10 in Windows 10 Desktop Mode only
  12. Bluetooth functionilty with Camera Connect app requires smart device to be equipped with Bluetooth version 4.0 (or later). Also requires smart device to be using operating system iOS 8.4 (or later) or Android 5.0 (or later)
  13. Based on the CIPA Standard and using the batteries and memory card format supplied with the camera, except where indicated