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Canon COMPACT-SERVO CN-E 18-80mm T4.4 Zoom - EF Mount

Abel Code: CN-1714C002
Mfr. Code: 1714C002
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The external servo control on this 18-80mm Canon EF Mount lens is compatible with industry-standard lens controllers. The lens features cine-standard 0.8 mod gear if you prefer to pair it with motors or use the rubberized grip for manual operation.
Key Highlights
  • Compatible with lens controllers
  • T4.4 constant aperture
  • Offers image stabilization & autofocus
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The Canon COMPACT-SERVO CN-E 18-80mm T4.4 Lens (EF Mount) combines the benefits of compact size and weight (only 2.7 lb.) for outstanding mobility. Designed to shoot video, it combines the functionality of Canon EF lenses with the video shooting features of their Cinema lenses.

Acknowledging the need to control zoom, focus, and iris/aperture, Canon developed this zoom lens with full external servo control, including Canon's broadcast ZSD-300D and FPD-400D, for full zoom, focus, and iris control (sold separately). The servo drive unit is compatible with industry-standard lens controllers including Canon's standard broadcast lens controllers. The optional ZSG-C10 grip (also sold separately) which is designed exclusively for this lens to add additional flexibility for the ENG style run-and-gun video shooter.

For non-servo zoom control, the lens features cine-standard 0.8 mod gears, as well as a rubberized grip on the focus ring enabling comfortable manual operation.

This cinema lens boasts an Image Stabilization function and Auto Focus function. The lens is also fully 4K-ready with a high optical resolution and support for Super35mm large-format cameras. A 9-blade aperture diaphragm ensures an artistic and beautiful representation of Bokeh. The lens also features a 4.4x zoom magnification, a focal length range of 18mm to 80mm, and a 180º smooth rotating focus ring.

Overall, the video features and functionality of the Canon 18-80mm COMPACT-SERVO T4.4 lens with EF Mount make it an ideal choice for a wide range of professional video shooting environments.


Broad Focal Length Coverage

  • Covering the commonly used focal length, 18mm to 80mm
  • Maintains focus throughout the zoom range
  • Performance that is stable across the entire zoom range
  • Brightness across the entire zoom range constant at T4.4 (equal to F4.0)

High Level 4K Optical Performance

  • Optical performance that is commensurate with 4K cameras with S35 format sensors
  • Same Color Characteristics as the existing Cinema Lens lines

Iris Mechanism for Motion Picture

  • Seamless Control Capability with iris ring
  • 9-Blade Iris
  • Iris Closing

Minimized Focus Breathing

Newly Developed Servo Drive Unit

  • Servo Control Capability for all zoom, focus and iris
  • Compatible with broadcast style servo lens controllers
  • Optional ZSG-C10 Grip for shoulder mount applications

Compact (182.3mm in Length) & Lightweight (2.65 lbs.) for Increased Mobility & Versatility

Supports a wide range of optional accessories (both Canon and some third-party)


NOTE: When using the 18-80mm COMPACT-SERVO lens with a compatible Canon EF Mount camera (such as the EOS C300 Mark II or EOS C100 Mark II), the following enhanced functions are available:

  • Auto Focus Function
  • Continuous AF
  • One-Shot AF
  • Focus Guide
  • Image Stabilization
  • Remote Control of Zoom, Focus and Iris via Camera
  • REC Start/Stop from ZSG-C10 Grip Unit
  • Peripheral Illumination Correction
  • Chromatic Aberration Correction
  • Lens Meta Data Record
  • T Number/F Number Display Select
  • Power provided via camera mount

What's in the Box

  • Rear Lens Cap
  • Front Lens Cap
  • Canon COMPACT-SERVO CN-E 18-80mm T4.4 Zoom - EF Mount


Key Highlights

  • Compatible with lens controllers
  • T4.4 constant aperture
  • Offers image stabilization & autofocus
  • Optional control grip available
  • EF Mount

Lens Characteristics

Prime or Zoom:
Lens Mount:
Focus Scale:
Feet - Imperial
Lens Options:
Image Stabilization
Blade Count:
Filter Thread Size:
Zoom Range:
Front Diameter:
Image Circle:
Magnification Ratio:
Aperture Range:
T4.4 constant aperture
Minimum Focus Distance:
1.7' (0.5m)
Max Angle of View:
17.5degrees - Aspect Ratio 1.78:1, Dimensions 24.6 x 13.8mm 17.5° x 9.9° at 80mm
18.6degrees - Aspect Ratio 1.9:1, Dimensions 26.2 x 13.8mm 18.6° x 9.9° at 80mm
68.7degrees - Aspect Ratio 1.78:1, Dimensions 24.6 x 13.8mm 68.7° x 41.9° at 18mm
72.1degrees - Aspect Ratio 1.9:1, Dimensions 26.2 x 13.8mm 72.1° x 41.9° at 18mm


11.1 in
9.6 in
17.5 in
7.55 lb
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