8K video seems to become an must-have feature even if few people needs it, and even fewer have the computing resources to edit it. It’s featured on the Sony Alpha 1 and the Canon EOS R5. So, let’s go.
However, Tony & Chelsea Northrup share their take on the 8K video performance of the brand new Sony Alpha 1 and the hot-selling Canon EOS R5. More Sony Alpha 1 vs Canon EOS R5 comparison reviews are listed here.
The video’s table of contents:
- 0:00 – Introduction
- 0:20 – Audio inputs
- 1:28 – Autofocus & image quality
- 2:24 – Croppability
- 3:27 – KEH plug
- 4:17 – Flip screen
- 4:50 – Reviewing footage
- 5:26 – Memory cards & redundancy
- 6:13 – Recording time limits & overheating
- 7:01 – Rolling shutter
- 8:01 – Stabilization & dynamic range
- 10:10 – Low-light & high ISO
- 11:58 – Price
- 12:19 – User interface & touchscreen
- 12:58 – Summary
More Canon EOS R5 review stuff is listed here, for EOS R6 review stuff see here. The EOS R5 is highly regarded as a stills camera. In particular, the EOS R5 autofocus system seems to be huge leap forwards. User manual are available for download for the EOS R5 and the EOS R6.
Canon EOS R5:
America: B&H Photo, Adorama, Amazon USA, Amazon CA, KEH Camera, BestBuy, Canon CA, Canon USA
Europe & UK: Amazon DE, Amazon UK, Amazon FR, Amazon IT, Wex Photo Video, Park Cameras, Canon DE, Canon UK, Canon IT, Canon FR
More information about the Sony Alpha 1 can be found after the break.