Few days in the past we noticed Nikon announce their smallest and lightest entry stage full-frame digital camera, the D600, on the $2100 value level. Now, Canon has introduced a rival within the type of the EOS 6D, their very own smallest and lightest entry-level full-frame DSLR promoting for the very same value.
The Canon 6D makes use of a 36 x 24mm CMOS sensor with a decision of 20.2 megapixels. It’s decrease than the 24.3 megapixels on the D600 sensor however for the reason that sensors are of the identical dimension, it ought to theoretically give the Canon a bonus in low gentle conditions, as the person pixels are bigger and thus will gather extra gentle.
The autofocus system on the 6D has 11 factors, method decrease than the 39 factors on the D600. Having stated that, Canon claims their AF system on the 6D provides the strongest low-light efficiency of any of their AF programs until date. Canon trumps the Nikon within the max ISO division, the place it will probably go as much as ISO 25,600 whereas the Nikon can solely go as much as 6,400. Each provide the choice to transcend that restrict utilizing software program methods, at which level the 6D goes as much as ISO 102,400 and the D600 as much as ISO 25,600. It stays to be seen how good the pictures truly are at these sensitivities, nevertheless.
The place the Canon actually shines is in having GPS and Wi-Fi constructed into the digital camera, whereas on the Nikon you would want to purchase separate equipment. It’s additionally the primary Canon EOS to incorporate these options. The 6D additionally has a barely higher 3.2-inch 1024k dot show, in comparison with the three.2-inch 921k dot show. Neither shows, nevertheless, swivel or have touchscreen functionalities.
The Canon EOS 6D will promote for $2,099 body-only and for $2,899 with the 24-105mm F/4 L lens. Not like the D600, although, that launches this week, you’ll have to attend till December to get your arms on the 6D.
The following one is PowerShot G15, a part of Canon’s G-series of fanatic level and shoot cameras that supply the settings and guide modes of a DSLR in a compact physique. The G15 has a 12 megapixel, 1/1.7-inch CMOS sensor and a 28-140mm, f/1.8-2.8 lens. The three.0-inch show has the next decision, 920k dot panel in comparison with the earlier G12 however loses the swivel performance. As earlier than, it has a entrance dial and full guide management, together with RAW and HDR capturing modes. The G15 can even report 1080p movies.
The PowerShot G15 will go on sale in October for $499.
The PowerShot S110 is the successor to the S100, some extent and shoot digital camera designed for individuals who don’t need a variety of management choices however nonetheless count on prime quality pictures from their digital camera. The S110 has a barely up to date 12 megapixel sensor from the S100, together with the identical 24-100mm, f2.0-5.9 lens and the GPS performance. What’s new is Wi-Fi and a touchscreen performance for the three.0-inch, 461k dot show.
The PowerShot S110 will go on sale in October for $499 and will probably be bought in black and white.
Lastly, we’ve the PowerShot SX50 HS, an excellent zoom digital camera with a mind-boggling 50x optical zoom. The lens in query is a 24-1200mm equal with f3.4-6.5 aperture. Behind this lens sits a 1/2.3-inch, 12.1 megapixel BSI-CMOS sensor. The SX50 HS has a 4.5-stop optical picture stabilizer, 1080p video recording with HDMI out, 2.8-inch, 461k dot LCD, in addition to guide and RAW capturing modes.
The PowerShot SX50 HS will go on sale in October for $479.
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