Canon Asia has just released a âPreview Highlightsâ video of the upcoming Canon EOS R3. This is essentially the same video that Canon Korea posted previously, but this time the titles are in English. The video does not reveal anything new. It is, however, a good presentation and it could be a sign that the official announcement is fast approaching.
Here are the next and most confirmed updates for the expected EOS R3:
- AF brightness range in low light: Minimum EV -7.0.
- Coordinated Control IS technology provides 8-stop shake compensation by coordinating the IS in the body and the optical IS in the lens.
- Powerful autofocus system to support high speed performance.
- Up to approx. Continuous shooting at 30 frames per second RAW.
- New Tracking Topic – Motorsports (Car / Bike) is made possible through deep learning technology.
- Speedlite shooting with an electronic shutter is possible.
- Two card slots that can accommodate a CFexpress card and an SD card.
- Advanced movie recording performance satisfying professional users.
- Includes oversampled 4K video recording.
- Support internal recording of RAW movie.
- Supports Canon Log 3.
- Movie Servo AF is able to track people, animals, and motorsport subjects while recording movies.
- Professional reliability and network capabilities.
- Magnesium alloy body.
- High-speed 802.11ac (5 GHz) Wi-Fi and a wired LAN port are provided.
- Powered by LP-E19 battery.
- Equipped with a new accessory shoe that can provide data communication and power.
- Multiple controllers are available.
- Smart controllers like those of the EOS-1D X Mark III are added (an optical pointing device built into the AF-ON button).
- Includes a side-opening variable-angle LCD monitor.
- 3 individual dials as in the EOS R5.
And here is the video posted by Canon Asia:
The price remains an enigma. Rumors suggest less than $ 6,000. Nonetheless, you may be notified when it is available through the B&H and Adorama websites (links in the product list below).
Here are the products mentioned in the article and the links to buy them from authorized resellers.
- Canon EOS R3 full frame mirrorless