UPDATED – Canon EOS-1D X Mark II images and specification leaked (Dual Pixel, 20MP, 4K@60fps etc) [CW5]

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Specification and images of the upcoming Canon EOS-1D X Mark II leaked at Digicame-Info. The long touted 22MP sensor resolution turned out to be a hoax.

EDIT: Digicame-Info posted an updated and more detailed EOS-1D X Mark II spec list.:

  • 20.2MP CMOS sensor. Dynamic range improvement 
  • Dual pixel CMOS AF 
  • Dual DIGIC6 + processor 
  • ISO100-51200 (expanded in 409600) 
  • Continuous shooting of 14 frames / sec. 16 frames / second in the live view mode 
  • New mirror drive system that enables high-speed continuous shooting 
  • Continuous shooting The number of storable RAW at 170 frames (at 16 frames / sec.). Unlimited in JPEG 
  • 61-point AF system, which range is expanded. 41-point cross-type 
  • AF is -3EV correspondence 
  • With lighting AF point red
  • AI AF accuracy and motion tracking has improved Servo AF III +
  • 360000 dot photometric sensor. EOS iSA. EOS iTR
  • 0.76 times the viewfinder magnification. 100% field of view
  • Video 4K 60fps. Full HD120fps. 4K video can be recorded in internal CFast2.0 media
  • Movie Servo AF
  • LCD monitor 3.2 inches, 1.62 million dots. Touch panel.
  • Camera digital lens Optimizer (DLO). Lens aberration correction. Diffraction correction
  • CFast2.0 and compact flash of dual card slot
  • GPS built-in
  • 2-axis electronic level
  • USB3.0 terminal, HDMI terminal
  • W-FI option (WFT-E8A)
  • The size of 158mm x 167.6mm x 82.6mm
  • Weight 1340g

As you can see many of the rumoured specs turned out to be reliable, other were not. This is going to be Canon’s next powerhouse for the professional photographers.

Stay tuned for more images coming soon. The announcement of the Canon EOS-1D X Mark II is expected on Monday next week.

[via Digicame-Info]

Canon EOS 70D deal – $649 (reg. $999)

Canon EOS 70D Deal – $649 (reg. $999)

Top Rated seller GetItDigital on eBay (99.4% positive rating) has the Canon EOS 70D on sale at $649. Compare at regular $999. Free shipping in the US. Please note: this may be a grey import item.

  • 20.2 MP APS-C CMOS sensor and DIGIC 5+
  • 19 point cross-type AF System
  • Up to 7 fps shooting
  • ISO 100-12800, expandable to 25600
  • Dual Pixel CMOS AF for fast focus in live view and video
  • 3″ articulating touch panel LCD screen with 1,040,000 dots
  • Built-in flash with integrated speedlite transmitter and hot shoe
  • Intelligent viewfinder with electronic overlay
  • 1080 (30, 25, 24 fps) and 720 (60, 50 fps) HD video (H.264/MPEG-4/MOV)
  • Instant sharing and remote control with built-in Wi-Fi and EOS Remote app
  • GPS compatible (sold separately)
  • Full manual mode in video
  • Built-in stereo or external microphone terminal
  • SD/SDHC/SDXC memory card

Canon leads BCN rankings for DSLR and compact cameras, and ranks third for mirrorless

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BCN rankings have been published. Canon ranks first for DLSR and compact cameras. What could likely surprise some hardcore Canon smashers is that the company ranks third for mirrorless camera sales. The EOS M3 appears to be a well selling camera.

Thanks Richard for the tip.

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Canon EOS 6D hot deal – $999 (reg. $1,399)

Canon EOS 6D Hot Deal – $999 (reg. $1,399)

Top Rated Plus eBay seller GetItDigital (99.5% positive ratings) has the Canon EOS 6D on sale or just $999. Compare to $1,399. Please note: this may be a grey import item. Free shipping in the US.

  • 20.2MP full frame CMOS sensor
  • 4.5 frames per second continuous shooting
  • 1080p HD video recording with manual controls
  • 11-point AF system
  • 3 inch LCD with 1,040,000 dots
  • SD Memory
  • DIGIC 5+ processor
  • ISO 100 – 25600 plus 50, 51200, 102400 expanded