The Canon EU-V2 Expansion Unit 2 is an add-on accessory for the Canon EOS C500 Mark II 5.9K Camera that adds a V-Mount plate, Genlock out, dual XLR inputs, & an Ethernet port. Key features include:
Power a C500 Mark II with common V-Mount batteries (not included)
Adds Genlock/Sync out, lens control, & an Ethernet port for network features
Adds d-tap & 24V 2A DC power outputs
Adds two 3-pin, phantom-powered XLR audio inputs with dedicated controls
Expanded Capabilities. The Canon EU-V2 Expansion Unit 2 turns the Canon EOS C500 Mark II 5.9K Full-Frame Camera in a full-fledged live production camera with expanded power, accessory compatibility, and camera control.
V-Mount Power. The expander features an integrated IDX V-Mount battery plate that is compatible with common V-Lock batteries. The rental does not include batteries or a charger, but you’ll find our available inventory of both here.
Genlock & Camera Control. A Genlock / Sync Out makes this camera live production ready for frame-matched multi-camera shoots, and an Ethernet port provides the ability to control the camera remotely or stream video.
Additional Audio Inputs. This expansion unit will add two 3-pin XLR inputs with phantom power to a C500 Mark II for a total of four. There is a dedicated audio control panel for the two additional inputs.
Accessory Power Outputs. The plate has a d-tap output for powering accessories as well as a three-pin, 24V 12A power output.
Will this work on any cameras other than the Canon C500 Mark II?
No this expansion unit is only compatible with the Canon EOS C500 Mark II 5.9K Full-Frame Camera.
No. The EVF-V50 viewfinder uses the same connection point as the viewfinder and cannot be used at the same time as this expansion unit.
Power and Camera