Canon has established the EOS M50, its newest interchangeable lens mirrorless camera that is geared towards entry-level users. It also appears to be Canon’s initial M series camera to incorporate 4K video recording. The camera will be available in April for a retail price of $780 (roughly Rs. 50,600) or you will have the ability to get it together with the EF-M 15-45mm f/3.5-6.3 IS STM lens for $900 (roughly Rs. 58,400) and together with the EF-M 15-45mm f/3.5-6.3 IS STM, as well as the EF-M 55-200mm f/4.5-6.3, IS STM for $1,249 (roughly Rs. 81,000).
The EOS M50 packs at a 24.1-megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor with Canon’s new DIGIC 8 picture chip. Apart from shooting at 4K resolutions, the camera may also have the ability to shoot HD high speed video in 120fps. The camera also features a built-in OLED digital viewfinder (EVF) using touch-and-drag autofocus system. There’s also a fully articulating touchscreen LCD screen, Dual Pixel autofocus system and a new silent manner. The Canon EOS M50 also includes connectivity options like Wi-Fi, NFC and Bluetooth so it could be connected to a smartphone for remote shooting and sharing pictures.
Canon also announced the EOS Rebel T7 (EOS 2000D), which is an entry-level DSLR featuring an APS-C detector, optical viewfinder and built-in wireless connectivity options. This is available in the US in April with all the EF-S 18-55mm F3.5-5.6 IS II lens for $550 (approximately Rs. 35,700).
“Our core aim when developing new entry-level interchangeable lens cameras to our customers is to meld high quality features and usability collectively. In accordance with our clients, we believe we’ve achieved this target with both the EOS M50 and EOS Rebel T7, ” said Yuichi Ishizuka, president and COO, Canon USA, Inc. “With improved features for photographers of all skill levels to enjoy, both cameras show Canon’s dedication to developing and manufacturing best-in-class excellent imaging options.”