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

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

Canon EOS M50 officially announced! Everything you need to know about the Canon EOS M50, including specs, samples, video, release date, price and impressions.

The Canon EOS M50 is an entry-level mirrorless camera that features an electronic viewfinder, fully articulating touchscreen, single control dial and a 24MP APS-C sensor. It has Canon’s latest DIGIC 8 processor and offers expanded Dual Pixel AF coverage, 4K/24p video capture (1.6x crop) as well as Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and NFC.

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 announced

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

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 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.

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.

The Canon M50 also offers a lot of other features that any vlogger needs. It has 4K video, 3.5mm mic input, swivelling screen, touchscreen, remote control via the Canon app, Bluetooth and Wi-fi. These are sure important for any aspiring YouTuber.

Key Features:

  • 24MP APS-C CMOS sensor
  • Dual Pixel autofocus for stills and video
  • DIGIC 8 processor
  • 2.36M-dot OLED EVF
  • 1.04M-dot vari-angle LCD
  • 7.4 fps burst in AF-C (10 fps in AF-S)
  • 4K/24p UHD video (1.6 x crop)
  • 1080/60p and 720/120p HD video
  • Wi-Fi and NFC with Bluetooth
  • 235 shot-per-charge battery live (via CIPA)

First videos

Check out the Canon USA press release and read more Canon Mirrorless news.