We’ve been seeing that mirrorless cameras are becoming more and more popular, with constant improvements. Following in this direction, Canon has released further development specifications for its recently announce Canon EOS R5, the next generation full-frame interchangeable lens camera. The full details on the camera’s specs have not been announced but Canon has shared a few key specs on this camera and we can’t wait for it to be available.
Canon EOS R5 Key Specs
- Internal 8K Video with no crop & 30fps
- Supports Dual Pixel Autofocus in all 8K Modes
- IBIS, In-Body Image Stabilisation
- 12fps Mechanical & 20fps Electronic Shutter
- Dual Memory Card Slots
- Subject detection and tracking performance – steadily tracks people and animal subjects by detecting the body, face or eye
8K Video Recording with No Crop
Capturing our attention, this has yet to be seen on a consumer level camera, offering an extremely high level of quality for video shooters. The ability to shoot in 8K with no cropping and with full Dual Pixel Autofocus also fixes some restrictions that previous Canon models have had, making the EOS R5 a great choice for videos.
In-Body Image Stabilisation
Previously not present on the EOS R or RP series, there will be a new is the in-body image stabilisation system. This system will integrate the camera’s stabilisation system with the IS present on their RF lenses. Additionally, this camera will have a dual card slot where you’ll be able to protect your images and videos is one card has an issue.
Autofocus & Burst Shooting
The subjection detection modes, burst shooting speeds – 12 fps with mechanical shutter and 20 fps with electronic shutter indicates that the camera will have a significant photographic and autofocus muscle.
Pricing & Availability
There is currently no indication of the price, release date or full specs of the EOS R5 at this time. We’ll just have to wait a little longer to see how far the EOS R5 will go but it is certainly going to be one of the top performing mirrorless full-frame cameras available.