After a long time bet on the slr, the Canon turns to the hybrid full format.
This is a page that turns. Unlike Sony who is very well turned to the market of cameras, full-frame, Canon has always wanted to focus its range of slrs, rather than the mirrorless. It took less than July 2020 to ensure that the firm lifts the veil on the EOS R5 and EOS R6. Two devices designed for professionals, and a final arrival on the market of hybrids to the pros.
The event on 9 July was to Canon ” the biggest product launch to date “. The announcement may seem trivial, but the japanese manufacturer has always sought to appeal to professionals by offering a range of slr full-frame, rather than hybrids without the mirror the image of the family of the Sony A7. What are the specific features of the new EOS R5 and R6 ? Here’s everything you need to know.
Canon EOS R5 : the new hybrid high-end
The great novelty and the new flagship of the range hybrid Canon is the new EOS R5. This new case is placed as the second device the most expensive in the Canon range (behind the Canon 1D X Mark III which is a hybrid reflex). It comes complete with a sensor full format of 45 megapixels (the Sony A7R has a sensor of 36 MP) with a sensitivity range of ISO 100 to 51 200.
Autofocus system improved, image stabilization directly in the case (in addition to the lens system of eye-tracking humans, but also animals, the new EOS R5 upgrade especially on its new ability to record video in 8K at 60 frames per seconds, for 20 minutes without the machine overheating. A good way to demonstrate the capabilities of the device of a hybrid, and give a taste for the purists of the reflex.
Canon will put in the time before embarking fully on the hybrid for the pros. Previously, its range of aircraft was limited to products that are less performing, at the image of the EOS R of 2018, and the EOS RP released last year, two products from assume the to Nikon that had turned to the hybrid full format in presenting its range Z. however, it will be necessary to put the price. The entrance ticket, without a goal, is to 4 999 €.
Canon EOS R5 at the best prices in the base Price : 4 499 €
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Canon EOS R6 : the new competitor to the Sony A7
New indicator of the performance of the hybrid set-top boxes Canon, the new EOS R6 is revealed also by highlighting its capabilities in the video. As it is the little brother of the R5, the product will be limited to 4K in 60 frames per seconds. A level already quite honorable however, and that should be a real competition to the Sony A7 3.
Its price is lower : over 1000 dollars less, 2 699 €. It features a frame RF, the developed Dual Pixel like the Canon A5 and the sensor is taken from the slr 1D X Mark III. One of the big changes on the use for the LCD screen which is smaller. This last is not touch. However, the device is also equipped with an internal stabilization.
Canon EOS R6 at the best price, base Price : 2 699 €
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