Canon EOS 80D Rumored To Feature a 28MP Sensor and New AF System

More Canon EOS 80D camera rumors surfaced as the DSLR expected to feature a 28MP APS-c sensor and also a “more advanced AF system” than its predecessor.

According to latest Canon rumors, the upcoming 70D replacement will have a better sensor, new advanced AF system and probably better continuous shooting speed.

The Canon EOS 70D DSLR was announced back in July, 2013 and the Canon 80D camera announcement could be in late 2015 to early 2016.

Canon EOS 80D Rumored To Feature a 28MP Sensor and New AF System

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The Canon 80D will be an APS-C camera and replace the current 70D DSLR model with a new sensor and AF system.  See the combined specs below.

Canon 80D Rumored Specifications

  • 28MP APS-C CMOS Sensor
  • Digic 6+ or 7 Image Processor
  • More advanced Auto-focus system
  • Dual Pixel CMOS AF
  • Built-In Wi-Fi Connectivity with NFC
  • Continuous shooting rate of up to 8 fps

The Canon EOS 70D DSLR comes with a 20.2MP “Dual Pixel CMOS AF” sensor and features 19-point AF module from the EOS 7D for viewfinder shooting, touch screen control via its fully articulated 3¨ LCD, and built-in Wi-Fi. The EOS 70D DSLR camera body is selling for $999.

via CanonWatch