• Outstanding 20MP Picture sensor
  • Quick and smart autofocus
  • Subject tracking on  20fps
  • Large and crisp EVF
  • Swing-out touch lavel  LCD
  • Dual UHS-II SDXC card slots
  • Strong 4K video quality


  • 4K60 recording limited 
  • Fewer pixels than most competitors
  • Battery life could be better
  • Lens system still has room for growth

Key specifications:

Price : $2,449.00

  • Item Dimensions : 3.8 by 5.4 by 3.5 inches
  • Weight : Approx. 1.5 lbs.
  • Sensor Resolution :  20 MP
  • Sensor Type : Mirrorless CMOS
  • Sensor Size : Full-Frame (24 x 36mm)
  • Lens Mount : Canon RF
  • Memory Card Format : SDXC (UHS-II)
  • Battery Type : Canon LP-E6NH
  • Maximum ISO : 100, 204800
  • Stabilization : 5-Axis IBIS
  • Display Size : 3.2 inches
  • Display Resolution : 1.6 million dots
  • Touch Screen : Yes , EVF
  • Magnification : 0.76x
  • EVF Resolution : 3.7 million dots
  • Connection : Remote (2.5mm), Bluetooth, USB-C, Wi-Fi, micro HDMI
  • Video Recording : 4K, Full HD 

The Canon EOS R6 ($2,499, body just) is the more moderate of the organization’s pair of favorable to and fan equipped full-outline cameras. It’s worked to (nearly) similar severe principles as the 45MP EOS R5 ($3,899), yet with a more sensible 20MP pixel check. On the off chance that you needn’t bother with heaps of goal, it’s the better Canon mirrorless camera to get, as its self-adjust, catch speed, and IBIS framework are similarly just about as great as the high-dollar R6.

A Pro-Grade, Full-Frame Build Review

Canon has figured out how to pack a considerable amount of camera into the R6’s magnesium outline. The body measures 3.8 by 5.4 by 3.5 inches (HWD) and tips the scales at 1.5 pounds—it’s somewhat more modest and lighter than the 7D Mark II, yet the R6 sensor is double the size and mounted to a 5-hub stabilizer.

The R6 arrives with a mirrorless plan, one that drops the optics and fluttering mirror utilized by SLRs for an EVF with an immediate view from the sensor. It doesn’t feel small, either—a finished handgrip and calculated screen discharge make the R6 feels as good in the hands as a 6D or 5D arrangement SLR. 

Standard sells the R6 as a body just, so you can pick your own focal point, or in a couple of units. For $2,899 you get the camera and the smaller RF 24-105mm F4-7.1 IS STM. The superior pack, $3,599, incorporates the RF 24-105mm F4 L IS USM. Notwithstanding local RF focal points, it can utilize EF focal points (worked for Canon SLRs) by means of a connector. The camera is shielded from residue and sprinkles, as are a large number of Canon’s RF focal points, adding appeal to outside picture takers. 

The RF focal point framework is developing, and has a few plans not offered by others, including intriguing F1.2 primes, a remarkable 28-70mm F2 zoom, and a couple of moderate super-zooming focal points, the RF 600mm F11 and 800mm F11. In any case, there’s some space to develop—Canon has just been building it out for a several years, while rival Sony has been making FE focal points for its cameras since .

Solid Ergonomics 

The R6 is nearly, however not exactly, the twin of the pricier 45MP R5. The two offer a ton of segments, yet the top plate controls contrast, and the R6’s EVF isn’t exactly as sharp (however it’s as yet phenomenal).

The catches you expect on a professional camera are generally here, including a profundity of-field see button close to the focal point mount (its capacity is reassignable, as are numerous others), and three control dials altogether—two on top and one on the back. 

The openness mode is set by means of a dial, as opposed to a catch on the R5, and this more affordable camera drops the top data LCD. It is anything but a norm for mirrorless—the Nikon Z 6 has it, yet the Sony a7 III (still our top choice in the class) doesn’t.

The back incorporates a devoted joystick, used to set the self-adjust territory and explore menus, a major overhaul over the generally futile touchbar that involved a similar land on the original EOS R. There’s an AF ON button, for picture takers who split center drive away from the screen button, alongside the normal menu, playback, and erase catches. 

Catches are enhanced by an on-screen settings menu, dispatched by squeezing the Q catch or tapping the Q symbol on the touch screen. From that point you can set self-adjust, picture quality, constant drive, metering, white equilibrium, and different things. 

Articulating Screen and EVF 

The R6 has two shows—a swing-out screen at its back, and an incorporated electronic viewfinder. The LCD is equivalent to on the R5, with an exceptionally sharp 3.2-inch board (1.6 million specks), movable splendor, and contact support.

The EVF is great, with a 0.76x amplification rating like others at this cost. Its 3.7-million-dab goal matches what you get with the Nikon Z 6 (and betters the EVF in the maturing Sony a7 III), and conveys fresh, exact pictures to your eye. 

You may believe you’re passing up a great opportunity by not going for the R5 and its higher goal EVF (5.8 million spots), however the hole between the two isn’t pretty much as immense as figures would recommend. Indeed, the R5’s locater is somewhat crisper—absolutely an or more in case you’re punching in for manual center—however in any event, when working with the two cameras one next to the other, it’s difficult to say that one’s better than the other for the nuts and bolts. 

Force and Connectivity 

The R6 sports heaps of network choices, including incorporated Bluetooth and Wi-Fi to interface with a cell phone, tablet, or PC for remote exchange and controller. It likewise has USB-C, and fills in as a webcam alongside the Canon EOS Webcam Utility application.

For video, you get a miniature HDMI yield port, alongside 3.5mm amplifier and earphone jacks. There’s additionally a 2.5mm port for a wired controller. Picture and video are saved money on SD cards—every one of the two memory card spaces upholds the quickest UHS-II exchange rates. 

The camera ships with Canon’s most current battery, the LP-E6NH, a similar shape and size as the LP-E6. You can utilize your old batteries with the R6, yet you’ll get less shots per charge, and will not have the option to finish off through USB-C.

The way things are, the R6’s battery life actually fails to impress anyone. It’s useful for around 380 shots with the EVF, and can go longer (510 openings) with the LCD, which doesn’t use as much energy. Obviously, how you utilize the camera matters—you’ll get a huge number of openings in the event that you generally fire at 10fps, and less in the event that you invest a great deal of energy assessing or moving pictures. 

It’s still not as much as what SLR proprietors appreciate. Until now, just Sony has conveyed a truly fabulous mirrorless battery—the a7 III is evaluated for in excess of 600 shots through its viewfinder. 

First class Focus 

Group has been building up its sensor-based self-adjust framework, Dual Pixel AF, for quite a long time, utilizing it as the live view framework for a large number of its SLR cameras. This lead time, alongside gaining from a portion of the slips up made with the main gen EOS R, have conceived natural product here. Basically, the R6’s self-adjust execution is incredible, among the best in any camera.

Settled Full-Frame Sensor 

The R6 shares all around bit for all intents and purpose with the top of the line 1D X III. The two models utilize a similar 20MP full-outline sensor, and keeping in mind that the R6 is the more modest of the pair, the one mounts it to a 5-pivot stabilizer. 

The actual idea isn’t new—Minolta (later Sony) and Pentax SLRs have included sensor-based adjustment for a long time. What’s more, Canon’s rivals in the mirrorless space—Fujfilm, Nikon, Olympus, Panasonic, and Sony—all sell cameras with in-self-perception adjustment (IBIS). 

There are clear advantages: You can snap handheld pictures while keeping the screen open longer, adding obscure to moving subjects, however utilizing the stabilizer to keep actually protests sharp—and it eliminates jumpy shake from video. The IBIS framework additionally works related to focal points that incorporate underlying adjustment. 

With respect to picture quality, the 20MP plan doesn’t have however many pixels as some of its rivals—the Sony a7 III, Nikon Z 6, and Panasonic S1 all utilization 24MP chips. Pixel check is something to worry over in case you’re regularly making huge prints or will in general edit your photographs, yet not for conveyance to telephone and tablet screens. 

The R6 may not convey very as much goal, obvious when you zoom in and look at pictures intently, yet is generally a remarkable entertainer. It has a wide affectability range, beginning at ISO 100 and going as far as possible up to 102400 in its standard reach, with ISO 204800 accessible as an all-encompassing alternative. 

Pictures can be saved in various arrangements. Standard incorporates two sorts of Raw documents, a bigger, uncompressed record, just as the more modest CR3 design (which is the thing that I utilized for testing, as Canon’s lossless pressure doesn’t hurt picture quality in any detectable way). Crude documents should be prepared utilizing programming—Canon incorporates its own processor with the R6, yet most picture takers will utilize Adobe Lightroom or Capture One to tone and alter pictures. 

A Hot Video Camera, Literally 

The Canon R6 is a little while ago going on special, however its video capacities are now a fervently challenged subject on conversation discussions and different corners of the web. Overheating has demonstrated to be a main problem with broadened recording with the R5, even after a firmware update.


The EOS R6 surpassed my assumptions in many zones, and keeping in mind that it’s very an issue, I don’t think the overheating is a major issue for some half and half shooters that will take stills and catch video. Nonetheless, you ought to painstakingly think about your requirements, on the grounds that there are a lot of other full-outline mirrorless cameras from Nikon, Sony and Panasonic at or beneath the R6’s $2,500 cost. 

In the event that you intend to utilize it for exemplary video creation, shooting consistently for close to around 10 minutes, it’s incredible – better than different models in its value range, however Panasonic’s S5 is close. For photography, it’s a great camera with self-adjust that beats rivals like the Nikon Z6, and is outperformed simply by Sony’s A7 III.

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