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Canon EOS M50 announced with 24MP sensor and 4K video

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Canon EOS M50 mirrorless camera officially announced with 24MP sensor, 4K video and built-in EVF.

For photographers actively seeking to upgrade their skills, the EOS M50 is an all-around, entry-level camera with an extensive list of user-friendly features that encourages users to broaden their creative visions.

The Canon EOS M50 is company’s most technologically advanced mirrorless camera and first to feature 4K movie capability, 4K time-lapse, 4K frame grabs from 4K movies, a 7.5cm Vari-Angle touchscreen, Canon’s latest DIGIC 8 image processor and the new CR3 14-bit RAW file format.

Shipping and release date of the Canon EOS M50 will be in April.  Price information as follows.

  • EOS M50 body only – $779 (Amazon | B&H Photo)
  • EOS M50 + EF-M 15-45mm F3.5-6.3 IS STM – $900
  • M50 with 15-45mm and 55-200mm F4.5-6.3 IS STM will cost $1250

Canon EOS M50 officially announced

Comes with an APS-C sized 24.1 megapixel CMOS sensor, the Canon M50 also offers the renowned Dual Pixel CMOS auto-focusing system, a built-in Mic socket (perfect for vlogging), Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connectivity, and 120fps slow-motion HD movie capture.

The sensor and the DIGIC 8 image processor, improved Auto Lighting Optimizer helps to ensure clean image quality with low noise, along with a native sensitivity range of ISO 100-25600, which can be extended to ISO 51200 for working in low-light conditions.

Key Features

  • 24.1MP APS-C CMOS Sensor
  • DIGIC 8 Image Processor
  • 2.36m-Dot OLED Electronic Viewfinder
  • 3.0″ Vari-Angle Touchscreen LCD
  • UHD 4K and HD 720p120 Video Recording
  • Built-In Wi-Fi with NFC, Bluetooth
  • Dual Pixel CMOS AF
  • ISO 100-25600, Extended ISO 51200
  • Combination 5-Axis Image Stabilization

The camera’s 2.36 million-dot OLED EVF complements a 1.04 million-dot fully articulated touchscreen. With improved Dual Pixel CMOS AF with focus lock the M50 will shoot up to 10 fps; 7.4fps shooting is available in C-AF.

First videos

Check out the Canon USA press release.