Canon EOS R6

bythom canon r6

The EOS R6 is Canon's new mid-level full frame mirrorless camera, and uses the RF mount. 

  • Sensor: 20.1mp CMOS sensor, 35.9x24mm (full frame), Bayer color filtration with AA filter, sensor-based IS  (? stops CIPA; 8 stops with RF lens IS also enabled)
  • ISP: DIGIC X
  • Mount: Canon RF
  • Image Size/Type: 5472 x 3648 pixel JPEG, HEIF, 14-bit CR2, CR3 
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  • Continuous Shooting: 12 fps max with mechanical shutter, 20 fps with electronic shutter
  • Buffer: 1000 frame JPEG, 240 frame max raw buffer (UHS-II)
  • Aspect ratio support: 1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9, 1.6x crop
  • Internal Video:  4K/60/50/30/25/24 max 340Mbps (1.05x crop, 10-bit 4:2:2 C-Log; uncompressed 4K/60 over HDMI), 1080P/120/60/50/30/25/24 max 90Mbps, H.264/H.265 in MP4 format, IPB compression, 10-bit 4:2:2 recorded internally, with AAC or PCM stereo sound; note IS is 5 stops and produces a slight crop
  • External Video: 10-bit 4:2:2 4K output on HDMI port 
  • Shutter: mechanical 30 sec to 1/8,000 sec (tested to 300k cycles), bulb, ?ms release lag time
  • Exposure: matrix, center-weighted, spot metering, -3 to +3EV exposure compensation, 8 white balance settings (plus Auto, Custom), ISO 100-102400 (+50, 204800, AutoISO)
  • Focus: 6072-point (1053-large point), hybrid dual pixel phase detect/contrast detect, single area, multi-area, face tracking, eye/head/animal detect AF, manual focus override, -6.5 to 20 EV focusing, focus coverage near 100%/100% vertical/horizontal
  • Rear Display: 3” 1.62m dot articulating touch-screen LCD
  • Viewfinder: EVF (3.69m dot OLED, .76x magnification, 23mm eyepoint, -4 to +2 diopter, max 120fps refresh), supports 5x/10x view
  • Flash:  hot shoe, 1/200 flash sync (mechanical; 1/250 electronic); will work with other Canon E-TTL Speedlites
  • Remote: E3 remote port, wireless Bluetooth remotes (RC-6), operation via smartphone
  • Other Notable Features: Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi 802.11/b/g/n, HDR, optional EF mount adapters, optional GP-E2 GPS receiver, chromatic aberration/vignetting/diffraction correction, 4K time-lapse, USB 3.2 Gen 2 connectivity, HDMI type C connector, optional BG-R10 grip extension; optional WFT-R10 wireless transmitter, 6D-class weather sealing
  • Cards: SD (UHS-II) slots
  • Battery: LP-E6NH (380 shots CIPA), can be charged via USB
  • Size: 5.4 x 3.8 x 3.5” (138 x 97.5 x 88.4mm) wide, tall, deep
  • Weight: 24 ounces (680g, including battery, card)
  • Colors: Black
  • Price: US$2499 body only, US$2899 with 24-105mm f/4-7.1 lens
  • Announced: July 9, 2020
  • Current Firmware: version 1.0.0

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