Canon EOS R (no lens included)
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Canon's first full-frame mirrorless camera is finally here. Whether you're an amateur or a pro, the 30.3-megapixel EOS R can keep up with your demands. This agile camera excels in different shooting situations and in all kinds of lighting. If you need a fast, responsive camera that produces pro-quality high-resolution still images and 4K video — and is easy to take along anywhere — this little beauty is for you.
If you're a loyal Canon shooter, you'll notice that the EOS R has a familiar look and feel. Only it's much slimmer than the camera bodies you're used to lugging around. The grip on this camera is substantial and it feels great in-hand. Forget about wrist fatigue after hours of shooting!
Canon has already released a handful of high-quality RF-mount lenses for the EOS R, but you don't have to wait for more options to max out this camera's imaging potential. You can use your existing EF and EF-S lenses with an optional mount adapter. The camera recognizes when you attach an EF-S lens and will crop your images accordingly.
The EOS R is equipped with a high-performance DIGIC 8 image processor for outstanding image quality and fast continuous shooting at up to eight frames per second. The ISO range of 100-40000 yields excellent results in available light. The camera's megapixel-packed full-frame sensor further enhances low-light performance, with reduced noise even at higher ISO settings.
The camera's Dual Pixel CMOS autofocus system enables fast, smooth autofocus performance. Movie focus is natural and precise, even when switching between subjects. With as many as 5,655 manually selectable AF points and high-speed focusing in as little as 0.05 seconds, you can maintain focus and capture fast action with speed, accuracy, and ease.
With a high-resolution electronic viewfinder and a large 3.15" touchscreen, the EOS R offers easy, intuitive shooting. The touchscreen rotates to help you compose shots from high or low angles, and it even turns to face you for the perfect self-portrait or group shot. Touch and Drag autofocus makes it easy to switch focus by dragging the AF frame on the LCD screen. And you can even do it while looking through the viewfinder.
If you're new to videography, the EOS R is easy to handle and fun to use. It shoots 4K video at up to 30 frames per second, and Full HD 60p movies that can be saved as MP4s for easy sharing. You can rely on continuous autofocus for easy shooting, and select autofocus points on the touchscreen while the camera is rolling.
Experienced videographers will appreciate some of the EOS R's more advanced recording features. The Canon Log gamma selection reduces heavy shadows and blown-out highlights, for movie images with approximately 12 stops of dynamic range at ISO 400. A 10-bit 4:2:2 HDMI output lets you record 4K footage to an external drive. There's a microphone input for capturing high-quality sound, and a headphone jack for monitoring audio recording.
The EOS R's Wi-Fi lets you upload and share photos and videos in moments. Canon's free Camera Connect app lets you manage your photos and videos on your phone or tablet. And you can use your device as a remote to trigger the shutter with just a quick touch.
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|LCD Screen Size||3.15"|
|Lens 35mm Equivalent||None included|
|Image Stabilization||With optional lens|
|Highest Resolution||6720 x 4480|
|Video Resolution||3840 x 2160|
|Weight With Battery (ounces)||23.28|
|Parts Warranty||1 Year|
|Labor Warranty||1 Year|
Package Overview: Canon's new mirrorless EOS R digital camera has a 30.3 Megapixel Full-frame CMOS image sensor. Its new RF-mount is 54mm wide, much larger than the EF-mount found on Canon's EOS line of DSLRs. The camera is compatible with the new RF lenses, and with the EF-EOS R Mount Adapter (sold separately), you can use all of your EF and EF-S lenses. This package includes the EOS R body only -- no lenses.
30.3 Megapixel CMOS Sensor: The EOS R features a huge, full-frame sensor. The 30.3-megapixel CMOS sensor delivers images of up to 6720 x 4480 pixels. The DIGIC 8 Image Processor enhances the speed of operations in the camera, allowing you to shoot large still image files and 4K video.
Clear View LCD II Vari-angle Touch Screen Monitor: The EOS R features a 3.15" Clear View LCD II TFT color monitor with approximately 2.1-million dots which allows you to view and shoot real-time images. The monitor has a capacitive touch screen that allows you to make menu selections, touch focus and touch shutter in Live View, and browse images using your fingers. The LCD monitor offers 100% viewing coverage and 7 manual brightness levels to choose from. In Live View, grid lines can be displayed in 9 sections (3x3), 24 sections (6x4), or 9 sections (3x3) with diagonals, as well as a dual-axis electronic level. The Live View function enables you to shoot your subjects while viewing them on the LCD monitor.
0.5" OLED Electronic Viewfinder (EVF): The Canon EOS R uses a eye-level viewfinder with 0.76x magnification for approximately 100% vertical and horizontal coverage. The 0.5" OLED EVF has approximately 3.69-million dots. A -4 to +2 diopter lets you adjust the viewfinder's image to your eyesight.
Sensor Cleaning System: Canon's Integrated Cleaning system includes a self-cleaning sensor unit that can remove dust on the image sensor. The Self Cleaning Sensor can shake off dust automatically when the camera is powered on or off. You can also activate the sensor clean function manually, if desired.
Recording Media: The EOS R records still images and videos to SD, SDHC, and SDXC memory cards. Both UHS-I and UHS-II cards are supported. For recording 4K movies, UHS-I Speed Class 3 or higher, or UHS-II Video Speed Class 60 or higher should be used. For Full HD movie recording, you should use UHS-I Speed Class 3 or higher, or SD Speed Class 10 or higher memory cards.
Image Recording Format: The camera records still images in JPEG and RAW (CR3, a Canon 14-bit RAW format). Simultaneous RAW + JPEG recording is also possible. JPEG images can be set to Fine or Normal compression. The image's aspect ratio can be set to 3:2, 4:3, 16:9, or 1:1. JPEG images will be saved with the set aspect ratio, while RAW images will always be saved in 3:2, with the aspect ratio information stored in the image. Movies are recorded in the MOV format, in three frame rates, and three compression methods (All-I, IPB Standard, and IPB-Light). Available image sizes include:
|Image Quality||Aspect Ratio|
|6720 x 4480||4176 x 2784||5952 x 4480||6720 x 3776||4480 x 4480|
|Medium||4464 x 2976||---||3968 x 2976||4464 x 2512||2976 x 2976|
|Small 1||3360 x 2240||---||2976 x 2240||3360 x 1888||2240 x 2240|
|Small 2||2400 x 1600||2400 x 1600||2112 x 1600||2400 x 1344||1600 x 1600|
4K Frame Grab: You can select any desired frame from a 4K movie, and save it as an 8 MP (3840 x 2160) JPEG still photo. This 4K Frame Grab is done during playback.
Drive Modes: The Canon EOS R offers the following Drive modes:
5,655-Point Autofocus System: The EOS R features a Dual Pixel CMOS AF system with 5,655 manually selectable AF points. The lightning fast AF system delivers sharp focus in as little as 0.05 seconds.
Focusing Modes: The camera lets you choose one of the methods for focusing:
Shooting Modes: The EOS R's top-mounted Mode Dial offers the following shooting modes:
Metering Modes: You can select from the following metering modes:
ISO Speed: The camera's ISO speed is set at the following settings:
Picture Style: By selecting a Picture Style, you can achieve various effects matching your photographic expression or the subject. You can also adjust the Sharpness (with separate strength, fineness, and threshold parameters), Contrast, Saturation, Color tone, Filtering Effect (monochrome), or Toning Effect (monochrome) of each Picture Style. Picture Style selections include:
High Dynamic Range (HDR): You can take artistic photos having a high dynamic range and preserving detail in highlight and shadow areas. HDR shooting is effective for landscape and still-life photos. With HDR shooting, three images of different exposures are captured for each shot, then merged together automatically. The HDR image is saved as a single JPEG image. You can choose from several options: Natural, Art Standard, Art Vivid, Art Bold, and Art Embossed.
Multiple Exposures: You can shoot two to nine exposures to be merged into one image. If you shoot multiple-exposure images with Live View shooting, you can see how the single exposures merge while shooting.
White Balance: White Balance is for making the white areas look white. You can choose from the following white balance settings: Auto (Ambience priority), Auto (White priority), Daylight, Shade, Cloudy/Twilight/Sunset, Tungsten Light, White Fluorescent Light, Flash Use, Custom, and Color Temperature.
EL/EX Speedlite Compatible: The EOS R features the acclaimed E-TTL II flash metering system. With any of the flashes in the EL/EX-series Speedlite line, E-TTL II provides reliable flash output whether shooting fill-in flash pictures in sunlight, or using flash in total darkness.
Note: The camera does not have a built-in flash.
Wireless Functions: The camera features built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, which allow you connect wirelessly to a compatible smartphone, tablet, or computer. You can also wirelessly print images using a Wi-Fi printer. Using the free Canon Camera Connect app on a compatible iOS or Android device, you can shoot remotely from a distance, with complete control of settings such as aperture, shutter speed, ISO, focus, and shutter release.
Note: The Canon Camera Connect app is compatible with iOS devices running iOS 9.0 or later, and with Android phones and tablets running Android 4.4 to 8.1 and up.
Single Image Playback: When playing back a single image, you can choose from these display options: No Information, Basic Information Display, or Shooting Information display.
Image Magnification: When viewing a still picture in single image playback mode, you can magnify the image to 2x, 4x, 8x, or 10x. While the image is magnified, you can scroll anywhere around the image.
Index Display: You can search for images quickly with the index display, showing 4 (2x2), 9 (3x3), 36 (6x6), or 100 (10x10) images on one screen.
Auto Rotation: Vertical shots can be rotated automatically so that they are displayed upright during playback.
Image Review: The image can be displayed on the LCD monitor immediately after you shoot. The review time can be set to off (not displayed), 2 seconds, 4 seconds, 8 seconds, or Hold, which keeps the image displayed on the LCD monitor until the camera is focused again.
Slide Show: You can view all images on the memory card one after another with the Auto Playback function (slide show). You can choose which recorded images will be displayed in the slide show by selecting All images, Folder, Date, Movies, Stills or Rating. The display time interval can be set to 1, 2, 3, 5, 10, or 20 seconds.
Jump Playback: During playback you can jump to images 1, 10 or 100 images at a time. You can also jump screens by date, folder, movies, stills, protected images, and image rating.
Rotating Images: You can rotate an image by 90° or 270° clockwise in the LCD monitor.
Protect Images: You can select specific images from being erased accidentally.
HDMI Output: A Type C Mini HDMI connection is provided for connecting the camera to an HDMI-equipped TV. A mini-HDMI-to-HDMI cable, such as the Canon HTC-100, is required. The camera automatically switches the output resolution to the capability of the HDTV. The HDMI connection is CEC-compatible, allowing you to control the playback of the camera using your TV remote.
SuperSpeed USB (USB 3.1): A SuperSpeed USB (USB 3.1 Gen 1) equivalent USB-C port is provided for connecting the camera to your USB-C equipped computer via the included IFC-100U interface cable. SuperSpeed USB provides much faster data transfer than USB 2.0.
Resize: Images shot with the camera can be resized to make the pixel count lower, and saved as a new image. You can only resize JPEG Large, Medium, and Small 1 sized images. JPEG Small 2 and RAW images cannot be resized.
Power Options: The EOS R operates on the supplied LP-E6N Lithium-Ion battery (7.2V, 1865 mAh, 14Wh). The battery can be charged in the supplied LC-E6N battery charger in approximately 150 minutes. The supplied battery performance specs are as follows:
23° C/73° F
|Approx. 370 shots||2 hrs 20 min|
|0° C/32° F||Approx. 350 shots||2 hrs 10 min|
Optional AC Power: With the optional DR-E6 DC coupler and the AC-E6N, you can connect the camera to a household power outlet and not worry about the battery becoming exhausted. The ACK-E6 AC adapter kit can also be used.
Optional BG-E22 Battery Grip: With the optional BG-E22 Battery Grip, you can power the camera with two LP-E6N batteries. The two LP-E6 battery packs in the BG-E22 will give you roughly double the number of still images or movie shooting time. When two batteries are installed in the magazine, power is supplied simultaneously from both batteries.
Auto Power Off: To save battery power, the camera turns off automatically after a period of non-operation. The Auto Power Off time can be set to 1 minute, 2 minutes, 4 minutes, 8 minutes, 15 minutes, or 30 minutes. You can also disable the Auto Power Off function.
Note: The Auto Power Off function will not activate in Auto Playback Mode.
Canon EOS Software: The EOS R does not include any software in the box. The following software can be used with the camera and is available for free download from the Canon website:
OS Requirements: The above-listed software is compatible with computers with the following operating systems:
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