Canon Makes Incremental Updates – The EOS M6 Mirrorless

 

Okay… third time is the charm… another new body from Canon!

This time it’s a new mirrorless offering… the EOS M6. Believe it or not the M6 sports the same 24 megapixel APS-C sensor, same DIGIC 7 image processor, and the same Dual Pixel CMOS AF.

What’s new is one more dial on the body.

The M6 will retail for $780 for the body only and will be available starting in April.

 

And if you’d like a viewfinder for your M6 you better be prepared to cough up an extra $249.

The electronic viewfinder attachment, also new and announced on valentine’s day, retails for $249 and will be available at the beginning of April.

 

Want to hear something sad?

The Sony A6000 retails for $550 and includes a built in electronic viewfinder.

So you can buy the Canon M6 and the viewfinder separately for $1030 or you could pay $480 less by purchasing a very similar camera with a built in viewfinder. Hmmm…..

 

Image Format: Approx. 22.3 x 14.9mm (APS-C Size)

Compatible Lenses: EF-M lens (when using EF-M Mount Adapter: EF/EF-S lens group)
Equivalent to approximately 1.6x the focal length indicated on a mounted lens

Sensor Type: CMOS sensor

Sensor Pixels: Effective pixels: Approx. 24.2 Megapixels 
Total pixels: Approx. 25.8 Megapixels

Weight: Approx. 12.1 oz. / 343g (body only)
Approx. 13.8 oz. / 390g (including battery pack, memory card)

View more specifications herehttps://www.usa.canon.com/internet/portal/us/home/products/details/cameras/eos-m-series-digital-cameras/eos-m6-ef-m-15-45mm-is-stm-kit
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