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Canon EOS-1D X Mark II

alaTest has collected and analyzed 60 reviews of Canon EOS-1D X Mark II. The average rating for this product is 4.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras for all reviews. Opinions about the battery and durability are overall positive. The image quality and usability are also appreciated, but opinions are divided on the shutter. The memory and viewfinder get critical opinions.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the Canon EOS-1D X Mark II is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 93/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Canon EOS-1D X Mark II

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 user reviews of Canon EOS-1D X Mark II from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras on Amazon.com.

88% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Canon EOS-1D X Mark II Premium Kit with 64GB SanDisk CFast 2.0 Card and Reader/WriterCanon EOS-1D X Mark II Premium Kit with 64GB SanDisk CFast 2.0 Card and Reader/Writer

Aug, 2018

Expert review by : Jim Fisher (pcmag.com)

Canon EOS-1D X Mark II

 

The Canon EOS-1D X Mark II is a pro-grade SLR with a best-in-class shooting rate, a full-frame image sensor, and an extensive lens library.

14fps burst shooting. 61-point autofocus system. Large shooting buffer. Dual Pixel AF for smooth Live View and video autofocus. 20MP full-frame image sensor. 3.2-inch touch LCD. Pro-grade build. In-body GPS. 4K video. CF and CFast card slots.

4K video is cropped. Clean HDMI recording for 1080p only. Omits Wi-Fi and in-body flash.

Conclusions The Canon EOS-1D X Mark II takes the place of the older 1D X as Canon's top-of-the-line SLR. It offers several improvements, including an upgraded autofocus system for both stills and video, 4K recording, a faster shooting rate, and the...

Aug, 2016

Expert review by : Michael Palmer (steves-digicams.com)

Canon EOS-1D X Mark II DSLR

 

Canon has a new flagship full frame DSLR for 2016. The EOS-1D X Mark II builds on the already-stunning 1D X by upgrading most of the internals, dropping the price, and improving just about every measurable performance metric. Canon calls it The...

Feb, 2016

Expert review by : Bryan Carnathan (the-digital-picture.com)

Canon EOS 1D X Mark II

 

If getting the shot is of utmost importance to you, a Canon 1-Series body should be a high-ranking option on your very short shopping list.Canon 1-Series bodies have long represented the pinnacle of camera performance and reliability.Proof of such...

My expectation that the 1D X II was going to be worth the upgrade from the 1D X was very high.That I sold my 1D X at 1D X II announcement time made clear my confidence that this would the best sports/action camera ever.I have no regrets – the 1D X II...

May, 2016

Expert review by : Bryan Carnathan (the-digital-picture.com)

Canon EOS-1D X Mark II Review

 

If getting the shot is of utmost importance to you, a Canon 1-Series body should be a high-ranking option on your very short shopping list. Canon 1-Series bodies have long represented the pinnacle of camera performance and reliability. Proof of such...

May, 2016

Expert review by : Mark Peters (letsgodigital.org)

Canon EOS-1D X Mark II professional D-SLR camera

 

Canon EOS-1D X Mark II digital SLR camera : Canon proudly introduces the EOS-1D X Mark II, a new flagship D-SLR camera engineered to put the ultimate combination of image quality, resolution and speed in the palm of your hand. Crafted to give...

As soon as we receive a test sample, we will put this DSLR camera to the test and publish a full Canon EOS-1D X Mark II review, including a sample photo gallery with high resolution pictures and videos. Availability of colors and optional EOS...

Feb, 2016

Expert review by : William Brawley (imaging-resource.com)

Canon 1DX Mark II Review

 

Sure, it's big, it's heavy, and it's expensive, but the Canon 1DX Mark II is the best Canon DSLR for sports, action, wildlife, or photojournalism. The 20MP resolution is a slight increase from the earlier 1DX, but it might not suit those commercial...

Excellent image quality, especially from RAWs; Fantastic high ISO performance; Fast autofocus with great tracking performance; 14fps burst rate; Amazing buffer capacity; 4K 60p video; Robust build quality

Very heavy, bulky and expensive; Dual memory card slots use different formats; 29:59 continuous video recording limit; Touchscreen feels underutilized

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Sep, 2016

Expert review by : Marcus Wong (hardwarezone.com)

Canon EOS-1D X Mark II vs. Nikon D5: Clash of the Titans

 

The full-frame Canon EOS-1D X Mark II and Nikon D5 represent the pinnacle of imaging. We pit these two giants against each other to see which comes ahead!

Dec, 2016

Expert review by : Gordon Laing (cameralabs.com)

Canon EOS 1Dx Mark II preview

 

The EOS 1Dx Mark II is Canon's new flagship DSLR, aimed at professional sports or wildlife photographers and photo journalists. Announced in February 2016, in time for the big sporting events of the year, it's unashamedly a specialist camera,...

Feb, 2016

Expert review by : Eric Reagan (photographybay.com)

Canon Officially Unveils the EOS-1D X Mark II

 

After plenty of rumors and leaks, Canon has officially announced the EOS-1D X Mark II, which should be available in April 2016 for $5,999. Canon is also selling a 1D X Mark II kit with a 64GB CFast card for $6,299.

***Availability, pricing and specifications are subject to change without notice. Actual prices are set by individual dealers and may vary.

Feb, 2016

Expert review by : Eric Reagan (photographybay.com)

Canon 1D X Mark II Images & Specs Leaked?

 

It looks like the Canon 1D mark II may arrive next week and we appear to have an early leak of the images and specs from the pretty reliable Digicame-info. The purported specs are listed below with a rough translation from DCI's Japanese site.

One way or the other, we should know more next week. Stay tuned.

Jan, 2016