High resolution showdown: Fujifilm GFX vs Canon EOS 5DS R vs Pentax 645Z

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Canon EOS 5Ds R at a glance:

  • 50.6MP Full-Frame CMOS Sensor
  • Dual DIGIC 6 Image Processors
  • Low-Pass Filter Effect Cancellation
  • 3.2″ 1.04m-Dot ClearView II LCD Monitor
  • Full HD 1080p Video Recording at 30 fps
  • 61-Point High Density Reticular AF
  • ISO 100-6400; 5 fps Continuous Shooting
  • 150,000-Pixel RGB+IR Metering Sensor
  • User-Selectable Shutter Release Time Lag
  • Anti-Flicker Compensation

Can the full frame, 50MP Canon EOS 5Ds R hold up to medium format cameras, i.e. the Fujifilm GFX () and the Pentax 645Z ()? That’s what the folks at Fstoppers want to find out in the 13:30 minutes video below.

The EOS 5Ds R () is an interesting camera for photographers who need resolutions around 50MP and do not want to go medium format. In fact, the EOS 5Ds R is Canon’s foray into the medium format domain, with a full frame DSLR.