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Canon announces its EOS R full-frame mirrorless camera

The camera will feature a 30.3MP full-frame sensor.
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Canon EOS R

Canon is answering Nikon's recent announcement with a mirrorless full-frame camera of their own, the EOS R. The camera will feature a 30.3 megapixel sensor and their latest DIGIC 8 image processor that allows for shooting at up to 8 frames per second. On the auto focus front, the EOS R will have a Dual Pixel CMOS Auto Focus system with 5,655 manually selectable AF points and can focus in just .05 seconds when using the new RF 24-105mm F4 lens.

Other notable features include compatibility with the EF/EF-S lens system when used with a mount adapter, a built-in 3.69 million dot EVF, vari-angle touchscreen, ISO sensitivity up to 40,000 with expandability up to 102,400, USB 3.1 in-camera charging, built-in Bluetooth and Wi-Fi, a single UHS-II SD card slot, 4K video, and dust and water resistance. 

$2,299 (body only),

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