These Are The Canon EOS R6 Specifications (20MP it is), US Price Starting $2499

Canon Eos R6 Specifications

After the full list for the Canon EOS R5, here are the Canon EOS R6 specifications.

Canon EOS R6 specifications

Compatible Lenses
Canon RF lens group (excluding EF, EF-S and EF-M lenses)
When using Mount Adapter EF-EOS R: Canon EF or EF-S lenses (excluding EF-M lenses)

Lens Mount
Canon RF mount

Image Processor DIGIC X

Sensor Type
CMOS sensor (compatible with Dual Pixel CMOS AF)

Effective Pixels
Approx. 20.1 megapixels

Screen Size
Approx. 36.0 x 24.0 mm

Pixel Unit
Approx. 6.56 micro m square

Total Pixels
Approx. 21.4 megapixels

Aspect Ratio
3:2 (Horizontal: Vertical)

Color Filter System
RGB primary color filters

Low Pass Filter
Installed in front of the image sensor, non-detachable

Recording Format
Compliant to Design rule for Camera File system 2.0 and Exif 2.31

Image Format
JPEG, HEIF, RAW / C-RAW (CR3), C-RAW (Canon original) ; Movies: ALL-I (Time-lapse video only), IPB, MP4

Viewfinder Type
OLED color electronic viewfinder

Coverage
Approx. 100% vertically and horizontally relative to the shooting image area (with image quality L, at approx. 23mm eyepoint).

Magnification / Angle of View
Approx. 0.76x / Approx. 35.2 degrees (with 50mm lens at infinity, -1 m)

Eye Point
Approx. 23mm (at -1 m from the eyepiece lens end)

Dioptric Adjustment Range
Approx. -4.0 to + 2.0 m (dpt)

Focus Method
Dual Pixel CMOS AF

Shutter Type

Electronically controlled focal-plane shutter: Electronic first curtain
Mechanical shutter
Electronic shutter

Shutter Speeds
When [Mechanical] or [Elec. 1st- curtain] is set: 1/8000-30 sec, bulb When [Electronic] is set: 1/8000-0.5 sec.

X-sync Speed
Mechanical Shutter: 1/200 sec. Elec. 1st-curtain: 1/250 sec.

Shutter Release
Soft-touch electromagnetic release

Self Timer
10-sec. delay, 2-sec. delay

Monitor Type
TFT color, liquid-crystal monitor

Monitor Size
3.0-inch (screen aspect ratio of 3:2)
2.95 in./7.5cm diagonal (2.44 in./6.2cm width, 1.65 in./4.2cm height)

Dots
Approx. 1.62 million dots

Coverage
Approx. 100% vertically/horizontally

Brightness Control
Manually adjustable to one of seven brightness levels

Touch-screen Operation
Supported for AF Point selection; Touch AF; Touch Shutter; Menu selection; Quick Control Menu; Magnified view

Coating
Clear View LCD II

Anti-smudge coating applied.

Anti-reflection coating not applied. Interface Languages

29 (English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Portuguese, Finnish, Italian, Ukraine, Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish, Greek, Russian, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Vietnamese, Hindi, Romanian, Turkish, Arabic, Thai, Simplified/Traditional Chinese, Korean, Malay, Indonesian, Japanese)

Standards Compliance IEEE 802.11b/g/n

Transmission Method
DS-SS modulation (IEEE 802.11b) OFDM modulation (IEEE 802.11g/n)

Transition Frequency (Central Frequency)

2.4 GHz band (5 GHz Wi-Fi not supported) Frequency: 2412 to 2462 MHz
Channels: 1 to 11 channels

Recording Media
Two SD card slots:

Compatible with UHS-II

Eye-Fi cards and Multimedia cards (MMC) are not supported. Working Temperature Range

32 to 104 Degree F (0 to +40 Degree C) Working Humidity Range

85% or less Dimensions (W x H x D)

Approx. 138 x 97.5 x 88.4mm Weight

Approx. 680g (including battery, SD memory card; without body cap) Approx. 598g (body only; without battery, card or body cap)

[via Nokishita]

Canon EOS R5 And EOS R6 Price For UK Leaked (£4199 and £2899, respectively)

Canon Eos R6 Price

There are no real doubts left about the Canon EOS R5 and EOS R6 price.

The Canon EOS R5 body only option will sell at £4,199 in the UK. The Canon EOS R6 price for the body only option is £2,499, and the EOS R6 kit with the RF 24-105mm f/4-7.1 IS STM lens at £2,899.

A French retailer posted what most likely is the Canon EOS R5 price for the EU (give it or take it), and the US$ price for the EOS R5 should be around $4,000.

[via Nokishita]

Canon EOS R6 Shipping In Late August 2020, And Some Upcoming Marketing Phrases

Canon Eos R6 Shipping

Latest rumor suggest the Canon EOS R6 shipping in Japan will start in late August 2020, the USA are set to follow soon after.

If you’re waiting to put a preorder and want to know more about the Canon EOS R6 shipping, here is something for you. According to latest news the Canon EOS R6 will start shipping in Japan in late August. We have reasons to believe that shipping in the USA will follows soon after (as with the EOS R5).

We also know some of the marketing slogans that are coupled withe the upcoming EOS R5 and EOS R6. The EOS R6 has a “CMOS sensor based on flagship model” [the R5, editor’s note], “DIGIC X” and “Dual pixel CMOS AF II”. The EOS R5 has “the world’s first 8K video recording“, “the world’s first 8 step image stabilization“, “about 45 million pixels” and “high-speed continuous shooting at up to about 20 frames per second

Tomorrow is the day! The Canon EOS R5, EOS R6 and more stuff will be announced by Canon during a livestreamed press conference.

Latest leaks and rumors for the July 9 announcement are listed here.

On July 9, 2020, Canon will announce new EOS R cameras:

  • EOS R5 body
  • EOS R5 with RF 24-105mm USM
  • EOS R6 body
  • EOS R6 with RF 24-105mm STM
  • EOS R6 with RF 24-105mm USM
  • Wireless transmitter WFT-R10 (A/B/C/D/E)
  • Canon BG-R10 battery grip
  • Canon LP-E6NH battery

…and new lenses too:

Stay tuned!

Here Are Two More Leaked Canon EOS R6 Images

Canon EOS R6 Images

Here are two more leaked Canon EOS R6 images, courtesy of Nokishita. Other leaked Canon EOS R6 images are here.

Latest leaks and rumors for the upcoming announcement are listed here.

Canon EOS R6 Images

On July 9, 2020, Canon will announce new EOS R cameras:

  • EOS R5 body
  • EOS R5 with RF 24-105mm USM
  • EOS R6 body
  • EOS R6 with RF 24-105mm STM
  • EOS R6 with RF 24-105mm USM
  • Wireless transmitter WFT-R10 (A/B/C/D/E)
  • Canon BG-R10 battery grip
  • Canon LP-E6NH battery

…and new lenses too:

  • Canon RF 85mm f/2 Macro IS
  • Canon RF 100-500mm f/4-7.1L IS
  • Canon RF 600mm f/11
  • Canon RF 800mm f/11
  • Canon Lens Hood ET-101
  • Canon Lens Hood ET-88B
  • Canon Lens Hood ET-77
  • Canon Lens Case LZ1328
  • Canon Lens Case LZ1435
  • Canon RF 1.4x extender
  • Canon RF 2x extender

This Is The Canon EOS R6 (first leaked product images)

Canon Eos R6 Manual

And eventually some product images of the upcoming Canon EOS R6 leaked over the web.

canon eos r6
canon eos r6

Canon EOS R6 specifications (rumored):

  • 20mp full-frame CMOS sensor
  • IBIS (In Body Image Stabilization)
  • 12fps mechanical/20fps electronic
  • Oversampled 5K Video
  • 4K@60p
  • FullHD@120p
  • Canon Log
  • 10-bit
  • Zebras
  • Autofocus same as EOS R5
  • No RAW video mode
  • Dual SD UHS-II card slots
  • Head detection AF
  • Animal detection AF
  • Same 5 million dot EVF as EOS R5
  • No top-down screen
  • Build quality not on EOS R5 level
  • Bluetooth 4.2 (EOS R5 has Bluetooth 5.0)
  • LP-E6NH Battery (same as the EOS R5)
  • Announcement July 9, 2020
  • Price rumored to be below US$2,500

On July 9, 2020, Canon will announce new EOS R cameras:

  • EOS R5 body
  • EOS R5 with RF 24-105mm USM
  • EOS R6 body
  • EOS R6 with RF 24-105mm STM
  • EOS R6 with RF 24-105mm USM
  • Wireless transmitter WFT-R10 (A/B/C/D/E)
  • Canon BG-R10 battery grip
  • Canon LP-E6NH battery

…and new lenses too:

  • Canon RF 85mm f/2 Macro IS
  • Canon RF 100-500mm f/4-7.1L IS
  • Canon RF 600mm f/11
  • Canon RF 800mm f/11
  • Canon Lens Hood ET-101
  • Canon Lens Hood ET-88B
  • Canon Lens Hood ET-77
  • Canon Lens Case LZ1328
  • Canon Lens Case LZ1435
  • Canon RF 1.4x extender
  • Canon RF 2x extender

Canon EOS R6 and EOS R5 Announcement Livestream Is Getting Official

Canon Eos R5 Announcement

Various Canon sites around the globe are getting ready for the Canon EOS R6 and EOS R5 announcement, scheduled for July 9, 2020.

Canon Germany has a dedicated page, REIMAGINE, where you can register for the upcoming Canon EOS R6 and EOS R5 announcement livestream.

Canon USA also has a dedicated page, with the livestream scheduled for July 9th at 8AM EST. A list of speakers is published, among them a lot of big names like Rick Sammon, Lindsey Adler, Tyler Stableford, and Peter McKinnon to name a few. They will introduce and discuss the new gear Canon is set to announce on July 9, 2020 (see below).

Canon Japan has a countdown set for the announcement date of July 9. It’s likely that other Canon subsidiaries have similar pages or are reading them.

On July 9, 2020, Canon will announce new EOS R cameras:

  • Canon EOS R5 body
  • Canon EOS R5 with RF 24-105mm USM
  • Canon EOS R6 body
  • Canon EOS R6 with RF 24-105mm STM
  • Canon EOS R6 with RF 24-105mm USM
  • Wireless transmitter WFT-R10 (A/B/C/D/E)
  • Canon BG-R10 battery grip
  • Canon LP-E6NH battery

…and new lenses too:

  • Canon RF 85mm f/2 Macro IS
  • Canon RF 100-500mm f/4-7.1L IS
  • Canon RF 600mm f/11
  • Canon RF 800mm f/11
  • Canon Lens Hood ET-101
  • Canon Lens Hood ET-88B
  • Canon Lens Hood ET-77
  • Canon Lens Case LZ1328
  • Canon Lens Case LZ1435
  • Canon RF 1.4x extender
  • Canon RF 2x extenderleconverter

All known EOS R6 and EOS R5 specifications are listed here.