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Canon EOS R

alaTest has collected and analyzed 51 reviews of Canon EOS R. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras for all reviews. Reviews about the lens and sensor are generally positive. The screen and performance also get good comments, whereas some have doubts about the shutter and battery.

image quality, performance, screen, sensor, lens

price, storage, stabilizer , battery, shutter

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the Canon EOS R is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 96/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by : Jim Fisher (pcmag.com)

Canon EOS R

 

Canon's first full-frame mirrorless camera, the EOS R, offers strong image quality and autofocus, but is held back by its ergonomics and video system.

Proven 30MP full-frame sensor. Vari-angle touch LCD. Big, sharp EVF. 8fps continuous capture. Big shooting buffer. Broad lens compatibility via adapter. Unique native lenses.

M-Fn bar tricky to use effectively. Uncomfortable rear dial. Omits focus joystick. No in-body stabilization system. Inconsistent metering. Single memory card slot. No PC sync socket. 4K video is heavily cropped.

Bottom Line: Canon's first full-frame mirrorless camera, the EOS R, offers strong image quality and autofocus, but is held back by its ergonomics and video system.

Dec, 2018

Expert review by : Carey Rose (dpreview.com)

Canon EOS R review

 

Canon's EOS R, the company's first full-frame mirrorless camera, impresses us with its image quality and color rendition. But it also comes with quirky ergonomics, uninspiring video features and a number of other shortcomings. Read our full review to...

The EOS R is Canon's first full-frame mirrorless camera, and with a proven sensor and great color output, it's capable of producing really great photographs. But then again, there are many full-frame cameras on the market today that are capable of...

Nov, 2018

Expert review by : Carey Rose (dpreview.com)

Canon EOS R First Impressions Review

 

The Canon EOS R is the first full frame mirrorless camera to use the new RF mount. We're well underway putting it through our range of standard tests – take a look at how it compares to the competition and our thoughts on using it so far.

Oct, 2018

Expert review by : Lori Grunin (cnet.com)

The EOS R is official and it's a big leap for Canon

 

But the company's long-anticipated full-frame model seems a small, expensive step for mirrorless.

Sep, 2018

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

Canon EOS R

 

What We Love. Brewed up with a blend of 5D Mark IV goodies and forged into a smaller package that costs only a few hundred dollars more than a 6D Mark II or Sony A7 III, the Canon EOS R produces excellent, high-resolution images and features some of...

Nov, 2018

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

Canon EOS R Review

 

Is the Canon EOS R Digital Mirrorless Camera right for you? Learn all you need to know about the Canon EOS R in The-Digital-Picture.com's review!

May, 2020

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Expert review by : Mark Goldstein (photographyblog.com)

Canon EOS R Review

 

Canon have finally rewarded their loyal fans by jumping on the full-frame mirrorless bandwagon with a radically new camera and, perhaps even more importantly, a completely new lens mount. The EOS R isn't the best full-frame camera on the market, but...

Oct, 2018

Expert review by (imaging-resource.com)

Canon EOS R Review

 

Canon's first full-frame mirrorless camera brings to the table a compact and weather-sealed body, a high-res 30MP sensor, fast Dual-Pixel CMOS AF, and nice 4Kp30 video. There's a lot to like, such as:

Very good overall image quality; Good dynamic range & very good high ISO performance; Excellent Dual Pixel CMOS AF performance; Sharp native lenses; Great performance with adapted optics; Compact design; Fully articulating LCD.

Sensor performance lags behind competition; No In-Body Image Stabilization; Sluggish burst speed with C-AF; Mediocre battery life; No 4Kp60; 1.7x 4K crop; Ergonomics could be better.

Canon's first full-frame mirrorless camera brings to the table a compact and weather-sealed body, a high-res 30MP sensor, fast Dual-Pixel CMOS AF, and nice 4Kp30 video. There's a lot to like, such as: very good image quality, fast autofocus and sharp...

Expert review by : James Artaius (digitalcameraworld.com)

Canon EOS R review

 

Two years after its launch, how does the Canon EOS R fare in contemporary terms?

Great control customization ; 5,655(!) focus positions ; Fully articulating screen ; M-Fn Bar

No in-body stabilization ; Cropped 4K video ; Single SD card slot ; M-Fn Bar

A capable but conservative full-frame mirrorless camera, it boasts crisp 30.3MP imaging and unlocks the door to Canon's spectacular RF-mount lenses. Even so, there are enough compromises – the cropped 4K, single memory card slot and lack of IBIS – that...

Sep, 2020

Expert review by : Chris Monlux (videomaker.com)

CANON EOS R - C-log, 120fps, Digital IS and AF Tests

 

We got our hands on the new Canon EOS R shooting in 4k, we tested C-log, In camera Digital Image Stabilization, Auto Focus and upscaled 120fps from 720 to We got our hands on the new Canon EOS R shooting in 4k, we tested C-log, In camera Digital Image...

Sep, 2018

Price comparison for Canon EOS R

  Store     Price
Canon Full Frame Mirrorless Camera [EOS R]| Vlogging...
30. 3 Megapixel Full frame CMOS Sensor and DIGIC 8 Image processor
$1,799.00 TO SHOP
Canon EOS R Mirrorless Digital Camera (Body Only)...
This Canon EOS R Body Only Camera + Adapter Bundle from Paging Zone offers an ideal professional experience...
$1,899.00 TO SHOP
Canon EOS R Mirrorless Digital Camera with 24-105mm...
This Canon EOS R Digital Camera with 24-105mm f/4L IS USM Lens and Mount Adapter Bundle from Paging Zone...
$2,999.00 TO SHOP
Canon EOS R Mirrorless Digital Camera (Body Only)...
This Canon EOS R Body Only Camera + Adapter Bundle from Paging Zone offers an ideal professional experience...
$1,859.00 TO SHOP
Canon EOS R Mirrorless Digital Camera with RF 24...
This Canon Camera Bundle comes with Manufacturer Supplied Accessories and One Year Seller Warranty
$2,999.00 TO SHOP
Canon EOS R Mirrorless Digital Camera with RF 24...
This Canon EOS R Digital Camera + Mount Adapter Bundle from Paging Zone offers an ideal professional...
$2,999.00 TO SHOP
Canon EOS R Mirrorless Digital Camera Body + Canon...
INCLUDES: Canon EOS R Mirrorless Digital Camera (Body Only) + Canon Control Ring Mount Adapter EF-EOS R...
$2,249.00 TO SHOP
Canon EOS R Mirrorless Digital Camera 3075C012 with...
1 x Canon EOS R Mirrorless Digital Camera with 24-105mm Lens | 1 x LP-E6 Replacement Lithium-Ion Battery |...
$2,904.00 TO SHOP
Canon EOS R5 Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera with 8K...
High Image Quality featuring a New 45 Megapixel Full-frame CMOS Sensor.
$3,899.00 TO SHOP
Canon EOS R6 Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera with 4K...
High Image Quality featuring a New 20 Megapixel Full-frame CMOS Sensor.
$2,499.00 TO SHOP

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