Canon WFT-E3A Wireless File Transmitter

by Canon
Canon WFT-E3A Wireless File Transmitter
The Canon WFT-E3A Wireless File Transmitter is a more than valuable accessory for your EOS 40D,50D. Designed not only for people who are spur-of-the-moment, "on-the-go" shooters such as news or sports photographers, this unit allows wireless transfer of files for anyone who wants to rapidly "dump" their images for safe keeping.


Wireless transmitting system

Can be connected to either an Ethernet, hard drive (storage) or GPS system (with USB connections)

Transmission range of approximately 500'


Product Type
Type: Image transfer accessory compatible with IEEE 802.11b/g wireless LAN and Ethernet (wired LAN) (IPsec support). Can be connected via USB to external media and GPS devices. Vertical shooting controls included.
Network: protocols FTP, PTP, and HTTP

Wireless LAN
Standards compliance: ARIB STD-T66 (Low-Power Data Communication System/Wireless LAN System), IEEE 802.11b, and IEEE 802.11g
Transmission method: DS-SS modulation (IEEE 802.11b) and OFDM modulation (IEEE 802.11g)
Transmission range: Up to Approx. 150 m / 492 ft
Transmission frequency: 2,412 - 2,472 MHz (central frequency, 13 channels total)
Connection method: Infrastructure or ad hoc (IEEE 802.11b/g)
Security Authentication method: Open, shared key, WPA-PSK, and WPA2-PSK, Encryption: WEP, TKIP, and AES

Wired LAN
Standards compliance: IEEE 802.3u (Ethernet 100 Base-TX)

USB Connection
Connectable Devices: External media or GPS devices

Camera: Extension system terminal
Wired LAN: Ethernet RJ-45 port
External device: USB 2.0 Hi-Speed port (for connecting external media and GPS devices)

Power Source
Battery: Battery Pack BP-511A, BP-514, BP-511, and BP-512; One battery is used
Battery check: Automatic

Operating Environment
Temperature: 0oC - +40oC / 32oF - +104oF
Humidity: 85% or less

In the Box

Canon WFT-E3A Wireless File Transmitter for the Canon EOS 40D, 50D Digital SLR Cameras.