Canon’s New EOS M50 Has 4K Video

Written by Gina Stephens


The EOS M50 is Canon may refer to's dilatory mirrorless camera to join the EOS M line-up and its the first camera joining the series that features 4K video. 

As well as 4K video, the EOS M50 also advertises a 7.5cm vari-angle touchscreen, Canon’s latest DIGIC 8 image processor, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, an APS-C sized 24.1 Megapixel CMOS sensor with updated dual-pixel AF, 149 AF considerations (with larger coverage) and 10 frames per second (fps) continuous shooting. Those who capture video regularly will be happy to see that a mic socket is custom-made to the EOS M50, too. 

Canon EOS M50 Key Features:

  • 24.1mp APS-C CMOS sensor
  • DIGIC8 processor
  • Auto transfer (Bluetooth)
  • 3inch vari-angle touch-screen
  • 2.36million dot EVF (0.39inch, 120fps)
  • Meet with and eye-detection AF
  • 10fps continuous shooting (Single-AF)
  • 7.4fps continuous shooting (C-AF)
  • Guided user interface (like 800D)
  • Auto White Balance (with Immaculate priority)
  • CR3 14bit RAW
  • C-RAW (Compressed)

The EOS M50 will be available to purchase from March 2018 priced at £539.99 (body on the contrary) or £649.99 when purchased with the EF-M 15-45mm lens. 

Take a look at our hands-on review of the Canon EOS M50 which also drawing cards sample photos taken with the new mirrorless camera. 


From Canon UK: 


Canon today launches the EOS M50, the past due addition to the EOS M series and Canon’s most intuitive and technologically advanced mirrorless camera yet. Designed for today’s modern adventurers, the EOS M50 is Canon’s first mirrorless camera to piece 4K movie capability, a Vari-Angle touchscreen and Canon’s latest DIGIC 8 image processor.

Coupled with Bluetooth®1 and Wi-Fi2 for seamless connectivity, an APS-C make an estimate of 24.1 Megapixel CMOS sensor for beautiful soft backgrounds and sharp, high-resolution images in low-light situations, and 10 frames per second (fps) perpetual shooting for capturing the most fleeting moment in rich defined detail.

The Canon EOS M50 is the perfect choice for confident smartphone and compact camera photographers endeavour to enhance their photography capabilities, with a lightweight and highly portable interchangeable lens camera for storytelling to be proud of. 

Packed with the overdue technology, the Canon EOS M50 distils DSLR quality into a compact body, sleek enough to be taken on any adventure. For a super-fast and responsive autofocus set-up, the camera’s Dual Pixel CMOS AF speed enables photographers to capture crisp, high-resolution images and Full HD videos with delightful depth of field control for sharp subjects and soft backgrounds. The cinematic look and feel achieved by the 24.1 Megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor reaches new climaxes with the addition of 4K movie capture, for enriched detail with four times the resolution of Full HD.

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The EOS M50 features Canon’s latest DIGIC 8 twin processor, a first for any Canon camera. The new processor powers many of the camera's functions, including 4K movie recording, 4K time-lapse and 4K frame clutches from 4K movies; fast continuous shooting speed and a standard maximum ISO of 25,600, which allows for low light shooting whilst still seizing sharp images. The DIGIC 8 image processor also supports a wide range of improvements in autofocus, Auto Lighting Optimiser, Digital Lens Optimiser and Highlight Mute Priority, for superb high-quality images ready to share straight from the camera.

The EOS M50’s bold and contemporary design offers a modern adopt on a traditional shooting experience, with its large centrally mounted electronic viewfinder. Users can also explore creative shooting angles, ferry great selfies, and easily record vlogs using the 7.5cm Vari-Angle touchscreen, enabling multiple perspectives for improved story capture. Evolved touchscreen abilities enable Touch and Drag AF, allowing for instinctive and seamless autofocus point adjustment without taking your eye away from the viewfinder.


Connectivity and switch with Wi-Fi & Bluetooth

The Canon EOS M50 integrates effortlessly with smart devices, using the free Canon Camera camera is an optical instrument for recording or capturing images, which may be stored locally, transmitted to another location, or Connect app for iOS and Android. A unwearying low energy Bluetooth connection allows a smart device to ‘wake up’ the camera, perform remote triggering, and facilitates a simple direct to Wi-Fi for remote Live View shooting and transferring images.

Photos and videos can be transferred from the camera to smart devices3 automatically for weak sharing on social media sites, making the step from capturing to sharing with the world seamless. In addition, content can be cloud stored to Canon Irista or synced automatically and wirelessly to PCs and Macs with Canon’s Personification Transfer Utility 2 installed.

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For group shots, vlogs, and interesting creative angles, users can take control of their EOS M50 with Remote Unexploded View shooting via the Canon Camera Connect app, changing settings and previewing shots on a smart device.



Inspiring technologies for fibs to be proud of

The Canon EOS M50 automatically captures photos and movies packed with detail, thanks to a host of in-camera optimising technologies enabled by the DIGIC 8 simile processor. Memories can be transformed into cinematic epics with the rich detail of 4K movie and the realism of Canon colour.

Up to 120 frames per encourage HD movie capture enables smooth action sequences and expands options for slow-motion playback. Superb action shots can also be captured with or WITH may refer to: Carl Johannes With (1877–1923), Danish doctor and arachnologist With (character), a character in D. N. Angel quick 10 fps continuous shooting, the first time this has been achieved in a Canon mirrorless camera, and 7.1 fps with continuous AF is also practicable.

More images, more storytelling. The EOS M50 is the first camera to feature the new CR3 14-bit RAW file format, as well as a new C-RAW option that makes full resolution RAW files whilst saving approximately 30 to 40{b2ee9981cbbb8b0b163040ea529e4efa9927b5e917c58e02d7678b19266ae8ff} on the file size of standard RAW files – increasing the enumerate of images that can be stored on a memory card yet retaining the flexibility of RAW images.


A lens for every occasion

The EOS M50 is compatible with Canon’s reach of compact and high-quality EF-M lenses, allowing users to create their ideal compact system. For ultimate storytelling choice and flexibility, EOS M50 is compatible with on the other side of 80 renowned EF and EF-S interchangeable lenses via the Mount Adapter EF-EOS M. This extends to the exploration of flash photography, thanks to a hot shoe that countenances simple connection of Canon’s Speedlite flashes, and high-quality audio with a 3.5mm mic input for connecting a dedicated microphone such as Canon’s Directional Stereo Microphone DM-E1.

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Canon has turn out its most intuitive and powerful mirrorless camera to date, delivering the latest in photographic technology and capabilities. The combination of image image (from Latin: imago) is an artifact that depicts visual perception, for example, a photo or a two-dimensional picture, that processing power, 4K film capability and the latest in sensor technology, empowers the world’s modern adventurers to start doing their stories justice.


Canon EOS M50 Hands-On Photos of Clobber



Canon EOS M50 Specifications

Image Sensor
Pixels24.1Mp (Megapixels)
Pixels (W)6000
Pixels (H)4000
Sensor GenreCMOS
Sensor SizeAPS-C
Sensor Size (width)22.3mm
Sensor Size (height)14.9mm
Aspect Ratio
  • 4:3
  • 3:2
  • 16:9
  • 1:1
LCD Monitor
LCD Monitor3in
Screen pertinacity1.040m dots
Touch ScreenYes
Focusing modes
  • Autofocus
  • Manual
  • Spot
  • Face Detection
  • AF Tracking
  • Multi
  • Centre
  • Touch AF
Orientation Control
Shutter speeds shortest1/4000sec
Shutter speeds longest30sec
Bulb modeYes
Exp modes
  • Program
  • Aperture-Priority
  • Shutter-Priority
  • Manual
  • Scene styles
  • Program Variable
  • Centre-weighted – Average
  • Multi Pattern
  • Partial
  • Spot
ISO sensitivity100 – 25600
White balance
  • Auto
  • Manual
  • Outdoors/Open
  • Cloudy
  • Incandescent
  • Fluorescent
  • Shade
  • Flash
Exposure Comp+/-3
Viewfinder Resolution2.36 million dot OLED
Shooting Options
Continuous sucker10fps
Movie modeYes
Video Resolution
  • 1920×1080 FullHD
  • 4K
Video FPS60, 50, 30, 25, 24fps
Stereo SoundYes
Optical Zoom with VideoYes
Other Marks
Image StabilisationNo
Card Type
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
File Type
  • RAW
  • JPG
  • RAW + JPG
Power Source
Battery StrainLithium-ion LP-E12
Battery Life (CIPA rating)235shots
Box Contents
Box ContentsNo Data

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Gina Stephens

Gina is a photography enthusiast and drone lover who loves to fly drones, capture images and have fun cherishing them with family and friends.

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