The concept is More freely. More photos.

The Canon "EOS80D" is a crop sensor camera for prosumers with improved 45-point type all-cross AF system while 19-point type all-cross with EOS70D, capturing a subject precisely in any composition. "Dual Pixel CMOS AF" where each and single pixel on the CMOS sensor is consists of two independent photodiodes enabling you to shoot video like a camcorder with smooth, fast, and accurate autofocus.
The INON "X-2 for EOS80D VC" housing is built on the concept of "More freely. More photos.". The first priority to design the housing is to provide light underwater weight. Having more hollow space inside of the housing creating more buoyancy to acquire 285g (10.05oz) less underwater weight which is equivalent to two of INON Float Arm M (buoyancy 135g per unit) comparing to the previous "X-2 for EOS70D". When you shoot with swimming by school of fish or need precise focusing during macro shooting, the lightweight and user-friendly "X-2 for EOS80D VC" housing supports to capture your precious moment. Same style of X-2 series housing is succeeded to hold the housing directly by the right hand. The depth of the housing remains same as the previous "X-2 for EOS70D" housing despite of larger volume to keep comfortable buoyancy. Buttons and levers on the housing are carefully located as much as like camera's controls for intuitive and speedy operation underwater.

The consept is More freely. More photos.

Hybrid Vacuum Leak Sensor

INON’s unique Vacuum Leak Sensor is equipped as standard feature to check proper sealing of housing by vacuum sensor monitoring negative air pressure inside of the housing and combined leak detector warns you accidental flooding underwater by LED blinks and beeps. The pressure sensor is controlled by specific program offering different sensitivity between vacuum check stage and during diving (PAT. P).
When monitoring sealing of closed housing, the pressure sensor is set in ultrasensitive mode to detect even faint air leakage within amazingly short period (0.5 to 5 minutes). During diving, the pressure sensor automatically set to low sensitivity mode to provide proper monitoring without malfunctioning likely happened when pressure changes by varied ambient temperature.
Breakthrough flawless system to check housing leakage in 5 minutes.

X-2 GX9 VC

Lightweight and Compact Ultraprecise Cast Aluminum Body

The X-2 for EOS80D VC is made from corrosion resistance aluminum alloy by ultraprecise cast manufacturing technique enabling thin body plate with complicated design which is not possible with machining. More curvature designs for easy handling and reserve space effectively to reduce underwater weight. The robust aluminum alloy body has acquired reliability, durability and controllability even in severe underwater to fuse design, weight and durability in higher dimension.

Lightweight and compact ultraprecise cast aluminum body

Control Layout to Capture the Moment

Cast manufacturing allows flexible design to put various ingenuities for trouble-free underwater operation as like controlling camera on land, where your right thumb and mid finger securely hold a housing without effort, index finger can naturally access to the shutter release lever and aperture or shutter speed can be easily adjusted without seeing those dials during checking composition through the viewfinder. The INON X-2 for EOS80D VC pursues intimate controllability to “capture the moment” in addition to accessibility to all necessary controls/dials for underwater photography (*5). The housing is equipped lever to access to “AF area selection mode button” to benefit 45-point type all-cross AF feature offered by the EOS 80D.
* [Multi-controller], and [Multi function lock switch] are not accessible.

Stress-free control layout to Capture the Moment

Proven and Reliable Waterproof Design

Buttons, dial levers are not directly attached on the aluminum alloy housing body but installed via brass bearings to prevent the aluminum housing body from galling caused by sliding of buttons and movement of dial levers to secure waterproof property. Only minimum parts replacement can refresh these controls even you need to change bearings. Buttons and dial levers carry oil bearing type INON yellow O-rings to prevent accidental flooding due to lack of grease. Also their size is thicker than required to enhance waterproof property. Those dials and levers employs double yellow O-ring structure to maintain stable controllability and secure water-proof property.

Proven and Reliable Waterproof Design

Fully Compatible with "S-TTL" Auto Strobe System

Flooding-free four Optical D Connectors are equipped as standard feature to benefit simple yet reliable "S-TTL" Auto shooting simply by plug-in "Optical D Cable Type L". It is important to effectively transmit built-in flash light to fiber optics to benefit accuracy of S-TTL Auto. The housing is equipped with a mirror inside to induce built-in flash light to Optical D Connectors properly to provide stable and accurate S-TTL Auto exposure control.

Fully Compatible with “S-TTL” Auto Strobe System

Durable Paint and Corrosion Suppression Unit to Protect Housing

The housing body is coated by special painting to add superior corrosion resistance and wear resistance. In addition, the front body and rear body has a zinc corrosion suppression unit one each on the bottom. As zinc corrodes in seawater before housing body to suppress erosion of the housing.

Durable Coating & Corrosion Suppression Unit

Leak Sensor with Red LED & Buzzer

The housing offers a leak sensor circuit as standard feature to warn you with red LED and buzzer in case of accidental flooding.

Leak Sensor with Red LED & Buzzer

Interchangeable Four Viewfinders

INON offers four different finder units; [Finder Window], [Pick-up Finder 2], [45º Viewfinder], [Straight Viewfinder] to accommodate with various subjects/shooting conditions as like selecting camera lens.

Straight Viewfinder

Straight Viewfinder Unit
The Straight Viewfinder Unit extends eye-point of camera's viewfinder without changing image size (x1.0) to see all finder image area even through a mask without vignetting. The eye piece is parallel to camera's viewfinder which helps to extend working distance.

45º Viewfinder

45°Viewfinder Unit
The 45°Viewfinder Unit extends eye-point of camera's viewfinder without changing image size (x1.0) to see all finder image area even through a mask without vignetting. The eye piece is tilted at 45°which is remarkably useful for low angled subject like a goby on sand area, and 360°rotatable to suit to low angle shooting with vertical composition.

Pick-up Finder 2

Pick-up Finder 2 Unit
The Pick-up Finder Unit 2 is a compact viewfinder practically extends eye point without vignetting even through a mask (x 0.75).

Finder Window

Finder Window Unit
The Finder Window Unit is budget pricing "waterproof window" without extending eye point nor changing viewfinder image size. (Only center part of viewfinder image is visible)

Simulated viewfinder images (X-2 for EOS80D VC)

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  Straight Viewfinder
45º Viewfinder Unit
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Pick-up Finder
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Finder Window

Wide Variety of Lens Port to Support from Ultra macro to Fish-eye Imaging

Wide variety of lens system are supported such as "EF-S60mm F2.8 Macro USM", "EF100mm F2.8L Macro IS USM" for macro, "EF8-15mm F4L Fisheye USM" for fish-eye imaging, video oriented "EF-S18-55mm F3.5-5.6 IS STM", "EF-S10-18mm F4.5-5.6 IS STM" and so on. All compatible lens ports use optical lens (multi-coated) to exploit high image quality captured by EOS80D. With INON unique MRS Port system turning lens barrel by magnetic attraction where you can control focusing without mechanical stress as like to adjust focusing by focusing ring directly on land. Off course INON "UFL-MR130 EFS60 Underwater Micro Fisheye Lens" is compatible so you can shoot unique footage.

Wide variety of lens port to support from ultra macro to fish-eye imaging

Variety of Genuine Accessories

An S-TTL Auto strobe, Optical D Cable, viewfinder, MRS Port, LED flashlight, wide variety of arm system etc., INON INC. manufactures all those equipment independently to offer underwater camera system for more comfortable underwater imaging.

Variety of Genuine Accessories