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Canon EOS 6D Mark II

alaTest has collected and analyzed 87 reviews of Canon EOS 6D Mark II. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the performance and image quality. The usability and portability are also mentioned favorably. Opinions are divided on the color, while the zoom and energy efficiency get less positive views.

price, portability, usability, image quality, performance

focus, flash, battery, energy, zoom

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the Canon EOS 6D Mark II is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 93/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by: Jim Fisher (

Canon EOS 6D Mark II


The Canon EOS 6D Mark II improves upon its predecessor with 26-megapixel resolution, improved Live View focus, and a 45-point autofocus system, but its sensor isn't as good as competing models.

Full-frame 26-megapixel image sensor. 45-point autofocus system. Dual Pixel AF in Live view. 6.5fps continuous shooting. Vari-angle LCD. Integrated Wi-Fi and GPS.

More image noise than expected. Limited dynamic range for full-frame. Small AF coverage area. Video limited to 1080p. Omits built-in flash.

The Canon 6D Mark II has some things going for it that competing models don't. It offers the most resolution, by a little bit, of any entry-level full-frame model, sports an in-camera GPS, and it's the only one in its class with a vari-angle touch LCD....

Aug, 2017

Expert review by: Bryan Carnathan (

Canon EOS 6D Mark II


Does impressive full frame DSLR image quality in a light, compact, nicely-featured body with a very modest price tag sound good to you?The Canon EOS 6D Mark II might be your camera.

Canon positions the EOS 6D Mark II as a step-up from an APS-C model or as an entry-level DSLR for those who know the light-capturing value of a full frame sensor's significantly larger surface area.Many professionals will recognize the value...

Aug, 2017

Expert review by: Michael Palmer (

Canon EOS 6D Mark II


we spent two tiring-but-GLORIUS sixteen-hour days shooting sunrises and sunsets and hot springs and geysers and waterfalls throughout Yellowstone National Park, a place where your just as likely to find vast swaths of untamed wilderness as you are...

Jun, 2017

Expert review by: Daven Mathies (

Canon EOS 6D Mark II: Hands-on review


The new Canon EOS 6D Mark II is a dramatic improvement over the original.

All new, 26MP full-frame sensor ; 45-point all cross-type AF ; Dual Pixel live view AF ; 6.5 FPS continuous shooting ; Articulating touchscreen monitor

Video still limited to 1080p ; Requires different battery grip than original 6D

Jun, 2017


Expert review by: Amy Davies (

Canon EOS 6D Mark II Review


Aimed at photographers who are looking to make their first move into full-frame photography, the Canon EOS 6D Mark II follows on five years after the original 6D made its debut.

The camera market has changed significantly in the five years since the original EOS 6D was launched. These days, you can enter into the full-frame market at an affordable price via a variety of different brands, so Canon has its work cut out to make...

Sep, 2017

Expert review by: William Brawley (

Canon 6D Mark II Review


When the original Canon EOS 6D launched in late 2012, Canon made a camera specifically for prosumers who wanted a full-frame DSLR but didn't want to pay for a more expensive Canon 5D Mark III. The full-frame camera market is vastly different than it...

Arrival and Gear Pickup After an early start to the day and a lot of traveling, I arrived at the airport in Bozeman, Montana, after having been treated to wonderful views of the Rockies during the last leg of my journey from Minnesota to Montana. I had...

Aug, 2017

Expert review by: Eric Reagan (

Canon 6D Mark II Review at DP Review


DP Review has published its in-depth review of the new Canon 6D Mark II. It praises the camera for its high image quality capability; however, it finds that the 6D Mark II falls well short of the c…

I still want to give the camera a go myself but the dynamic range results are incredibly dissapointing to me. I just expected more out of this camera, which seems to echo DP Review’s sentiments in its review. You can read the full review here at DP...

Aug, 2017

Expert review by: Eric Reagan (

Canon 6D Mark II Now In Stock


B&H has some configurations of the new Canon 6D Mark II now in stock. The 6D Mark II is Canon's most affordable full frame camera, featuring a 26.2MP sensor and a 45-point AF system, amon…

B&H has some configurations of the new Canon 6D Mark II now in stock. The 6D Mark II is Canon’s most affordable full frame camera, featuring a 26.2MP sensor and a 45-point AF system, among other solid features. Kit options include either the EF...

Jul, 2017

Expert review by: Eric Reagan (

The Canon 6D Mark II May Not Be the Camera We Were Hoping For


I was pretty pumped with the Canon 6D Mark II was announced. It wasn't announced with a lot of fanfare for its video quality and there was no 4K video under the hood. However, it looked like THE full frame camera to have if you were a serious...

You are right. There is no 4K. But I use my camera for still pictures only. So that is not an issue for me.

Jul, 2017

Expert review by: Eric Reagan (

Canon 6D Mark II Officially Unveiled


The Canon 6D Mark II is officially here and it's almost everything we hoped it would be. The original Canon 6D went a long way to making the full frame DSLR format more accessible than previously possible. The 6D Mark II carries that mantle forward...

Very weird, which ever way you want to look at it. If Canon didn’t want to “improve” video performance on the 6D2, they could at least have kept it the same as the old one.

Jun, 2017