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Canon EOS RP

alaTest has collected and analyzed 43 reviews of Canon EOS RP. 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. Views about the size and portability are on the whole positive. The usability and performance are also appreciated. There are some less positive comments about the flash and color. There are some mixed opinions about the sensor.

price, performance, usability, portability, size

battery, color, flash

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

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Expert review by (engadget.com)

Canon EOS RP review: A full-frame camera that cuts too many corners

 

Canon's second full-frame mirrorless camera, the budget EOS RP, is a disappointment. It has potential as a street photography camera thanks to the small size, but is hampered by an inflexible silent-shooting mode. The fully articulating screen could...

Great handling ; Good autofocus performance ; Nice eye-tracking system ; Excellent low-light performance

4K video hobbled by cropping and mediocre AF ; Poor dynamic range ; No in-body stabilization ; Crippled silent shooting mode

If I was shopping for a camera in that budget range, I'd be seriously tempted by Fujifilm's $1,499 X-T3, even though it's an APS-C and not a full-frame mirrorless model. It has a better feature set across the board, with faster shooting speeds and much...

Apr, 2019

Expert review by : Carey Rose , Richard Butler (dpreview.com)

Canon EOS RP review

 

We've wrapped our full review of Canon's EOS RP - the smallest and lightest current full-frame model on the market. Click through to find out how its autofocus and video stack up, and whether it's right for you.

To begin, the EOS RP is a significant camera for us at DPReview - it's not often that we need to create a new scoring category, but this is the first camera to really fall into the 'Entry-level Full Frame Camera' space. Previous entries, like Canon's...

Apr, 2019

Expert review by : Jim Fisher (pcmag.com)

Canon EOS RP

 

Canon wants to bring full-frame photography to the masses with the affordable EOS RP. It's a solid camera for the price, but Canon needs to release more low-cost RF-mount lenses to pair with it.

Compact body with full-frame sensor. Vari-angle LCD. Integrated EVF. Quick, accurate autofocus. Macro stacking and time-lapse tools. Wi-Fi. Attractive price.

Small EVF. Low-cost native lenses not available yet. Inconsistent face and eye detection. 4K video suffers from heavy crop. Sensor shows limited dynamic range. Small battery. No built-in flash.

Bottom Line: Canon wants to bring full-frame photography to the masses with the affordable EOS RP. It's a solid camera for the price, but Canon needs to release more low-cost RF-mount lenses to pair with it.

Mar, 2019

Expert review by : Carey Rose (dpreview.com)

Canon EOS RP review in progress

 

The EOS RP is Canon's latest full-frame mirrorless camera, with diminutive dimensions and a diminutive price. Find out how it stacks up and get our thoughts in our early review.

Mar, 2019

Expert review by : Michelle Rae Uy (steves-digicams.com)

Canon EOS RP

 

EDITOR'S NOTES: This page was originally published as EOS RP Hands-On First Impressions on 2/13/2019. This piece was based on a one-day press event in New Orleans for which Canon paid our travel & lodging expenses. On 3/19/2019, we updated this page to...

Mar, 2019

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

Canon EG-E1 Extension Grip for EOS RP Review

 

Is the Canon EG-E1 Extension Grip right for you? Learn all you need to know in The-Digital-Picture.com's review!

May, 2020

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Expert review by : Mark Goldstein (photographyblog.com)

Canon EOS RP Review

 

The new Canon EOS RP certainly isn't the best full-frame mirrorless camera in terms of features, performance or image quality, but it is crucially the cheapest, and it offers more than enough to justify its modest asking price.

Mar, 2019

Expert review by (imaging-resource.com)

Canon EOS RP Review

 

Big sensor, small price point. The compact EOS RP is Canon's second full-frame mirrorless camera, and while it lacks some bells and whistles, the RP lowers the barrier of entry into the full-frame world in a big way.

Very good image quality; Good high ISO performance; Fast Dual Pixel CMOS AF autofocus system; Eye AF with tracking & video support; 4K video; Good build quality; Excellent value.

No IBIS; Sub-par dynamic range; Burst shooting tops out at 5fps; Poor battery life; Limited video features.

Big sensor, small price point. The compact EOS RP is Canon's second full-frame mirrorless camera, and while it lacks some bells and whistles, the RP lowers the barrier of entry into the full-frame world in a big way. The Canon RP is one of, if not the...

Expert review by : Theano Nikitas (tomsguide.com)

Canon EOS RP Review

 

A good full-frame mirrorless camera at a relatively low price.

If you're more interested in video and have a few extra dollars, check out the excellent Nikon Z6 ($1,800 direct). Although the Canon EOS RP may not have the most sophisticated video options or the speediest continuous capture, it's a solid, all-around...

Oct, 2019

Expert review by : Alex Cranz (gizmodo.com)

I Pitted Canon's 'Affordable' EOS RP Against My Beloved Sony A7 III

 

The $1,300 Canon RP is not the best camera made or even the slickest mirrorless camera. It will win no awards for dynamic range or color rendition, and if you've got strong feelings about the number of megapixels available in post-production, it will...

It's affordable, has easy to use menus, beautiful JPEGs, and clever Program mode.

It's affordable, has easy to use menus, beautiful JPEGs, and clever Program mode.

May, 2019

Price comparison for Canon EOS RP

  Store     Price
Canon EOS RP Full-frame Mirrorless Interchangeable...
Compact, Lightweight and High-Quality RF Lens with a Versatile Zoom Range of 24-105mm
$1,299.00 TO SHOP
Canon EOS RP Mirrorless Camera with EF 50mm f/1.8...
This Paging Zone Camera Bundle comes with Manufacturer Supplied Accessories and One Year Seller Warranty...
$1,339.00 TO SHOP
Canon EOS RP Mirrorless Digital Camera (Body Only)...
This Canon EOS RP Body Only Camera + Adapter Bundle from Paging Zone offers an ideal professional...
$1,199.00 TO SHOP
Canon EOS RP Mirrorless Full Frame Camera RF 24...
This Certified Refurbished product is manufacturer refurbished it shows limited or no wear
$1,299.00 TO SHOP
Canon EOS RP Mirrorless Camera with EF 50mm f/1.8...
This Paging Zone Camera Bundle comes with Manufacturer Supplied Accessories and One Year Seller Warranty...
$1,339.00 TO SHOP
Canon EOS RP Mirrorless Camera RF 24-105 is USM Lens...
Canon EOS RP Mirrorless SLR Camera Body With all Canon Accessories + Full USA Warranties PREMIUM RITZ...
$2,198.00 TO SHOP
Canon EOS RP Mirrorless Camera (Body Only) W/Mount...
This Al's Variety Camera Bundle Includes: Transcend 32GB Class 10 SD Memory Card, Deluxe Camera Gadget Bag...
$1,199.00 TO SHOP
Canon EOS RP Mirrorless Digital Camera with EF 24...
This Canon EOS RP Digital Camera with EF 24-105mm f/3.5-5.6 STM Lens and Canon Extension Grip Bundle from...
$1,398.00 TO SHOP
Canon EOS RP Mirrorless Digital Camera with RF 24...
This Canon EOS RP Camera + Adapter Bundle from Paging Zone offers an ideal professional experience. It...
$1,978.00 TO SHOP
Canon EOS RP Mirrorless Digital Camera with RF 24...
This Canon EOS RP Digital Camera with RF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM Lens and Mount Adapter Bundle from Paging...
$2,248.00 TO SHOP

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