Minolta Maxxum 450si 35mm film SLR

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Includes Minolta AF Zoom 35-70 mm lens.

The Minolta Maxxum 450si is a sophisticated 35mm film SLR camera from the early 90s. It feature full manual, shutter priority, aperture priority, and program exposure modes. The included lens is a flexible 35-70mm f3.5-4.5 autofocus zoom. It also features a pop-up integrated flash.

Options
If you opt for '+ battery' a new 2CR5 6 volt lithium battery will be included; if you choose '+ batteries & film' you'll also get a 24 exposure roll of Fujicolor 200 film.

Condition notes
The camera and lens are in good aesthetic condition (see photos). All features are working correctly and the shutter is firing with good accuracy on all speeds (verified with a shutter analyzer). It was tested with film installed but the film was not processed.

Manual
https://www.cameramanuals.org/minolta_pdf/minolta_maxxum_450si.pdf

Specs

  • Built-ln Flash: Guide number 12 (in meters at ISO 100); flash coverage for 28mm field of view; recycling time: Approx. 2 sec. (power supplied by camera); pre-flash for red-eye reduction and remote/wireless off-camera flash control available
  • TTL Flash Metering: Operates in all flash modes with built-in flash and dedicated flash unit; x-sync shutter speed automatically set when flash-on indicator appears in viewfinder; in Night portrait mode Slow Shutter speed automatically set to balance background exposure with flash
  • Subject Program Modes, P and S Modes: Aperture and shutter speeds set automatically: built-in and attached accessory flash fires automatically when necessary, except Night Portrait and S mode (fires whenever activated)
  • A Mode: Any available aperture selectable; shutter speed automatically set to 1 / 90 sec.; built-in and attached accessory flash will fire when activated
  • M mode: Any shutter speed 1 / 90 or slower and any available aperture usable; built-in and attached accessory flash will fire when activated
  • Remote/wireless off-camera flash control: Built-in flash fires control code to trigger and stop specified accessory flashes; 2:1 flash ratio manually selectable; flash sync in remote/wireless mode: 1/45 sec.; flash sync in ratio control: 1 /45 sec.; control range: 5m
  • Film-Speed Setting: Automatic setting for DX-coded films ISO 25 - 5000; Recommended range with flash: ISO 25 - 1000
  • Exposure Compensation: ±3 EV (0.5 EV increments)
  • Shutter: Electronically-controlled, vertical-traverse, focal-plane type; Range: 1 / 2000 to 30 sec., bulb; flash sync: 1 /90 sec. or slower
  • Film transport: Automatic with built-in motor drive; auto threading; auto advance to first frame; single-frame or continuous advance; automatic rewind or manual start of rewind; frame counter in body data panel
  • Viewfinder: Eye-level fixed pentaprism; field of view: 90%; magnification: 0.75 (with 50mm lens at infinity); —1 diopter
  • Self-Timer: Electronic With approx. 10-sec. delay; indication by blinking LED
  • Panorama: Mid-roll changeover
  • Power: 6-volt 2CR5 lithium battery; Automatic battery check when camera is turned on; Battery condition indicated by four-stage indicator in body data panel
  • Dimensions: 148.5 x 92.5 x 67.5mrn (5-7/8 x 3-5/8 x 2-11/16 in.)
  • Weight (without lens and battery): 395g (13.9 oz.)