Canon has officially launched EOS R3 Mirrorless Camera in the US. It has a launch price tag of $5,999 and is now available to pre-order online from Amazon US. This item will be released on November 30, 2021. Check here for the current pricing and availability.
Canon EOS R3 features a 24.1MP Full-frame CMOS sensor and is powered by DIGIC X Image Processor. It supports a high-speed continuous shooting speed up to 30fps silent using the electronic shutter.
This new flagship sports camera from Canon features an improved Dual Pixel Auto Focus system and is also the first EOS camera to have Eye Control AF. It has 1,053 AF Points supporting Vehicle Detection as well as Eye, Face, Head, and Animal Detection making it a great action and sports camera.
Related launch: Canon Stereo Microphone DME1D – US Price: $299 ( Sep 2021 )
From the manufacturer
Building on the success of the EOS R series of cameras and leveraging advancements in technology that have come along since, the EOS R3 combines some of the best of both the EOS R5 and EOS-1D X Mark III cameras to provide a robust, high-performance camera. The EOS R3 is the first “3” series camera since the popular EOS-3 film camera launched in 1998.
Specs and Features
- 24.1MP Full-frame back-illuminated stacked CMOS sensor
- DIGIC X Image Processor
- ISO range of 100-102400; Expandable to 204800
- OLED color electronic viewfinder ( approx. 5.76 million dots resolution )
- 3.2-inch 4.15 million dots vari-angle TFT color, liquid-crystal LCD screen (3:2 aspect ratio / Anti-smudge / )
- 5-axis Image Stabilization with EF/RF lenses
- High-speed continuous shooting of up to approx. 30 fps with electronic (silent) shutter and up to 12fps with Mechanical Shutter
- Improved Dual Pixel CMOS AF with 1,053 AF Points featuring Vehicle Detection as well as Eye, Face, Head, and Animal Detection
- The First EOS Digital camera to feature Eye Control AF
Canon has also launched two new lenses, and are available to pre-order from Amazon US – RF 100-400mm F5.6-8 ( Price: $649.99. ) and 16mm F2.8 lenses ( Price: $299 ).
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