Canon has officially launched the EOS M50 Mark II mirrorless camera in the US. It has a pre-order price of $599 ( Body only ) and $699 ( with EF-M 15-45mm lens ). You can also get it with Dual-lens bundles at $929.99 ( EF-M 15-45mm & EF-M 55-200mm IS STM lenses ). ( Paid links )
Canon EOS M50 Mark II has a lot in common with the first generation model. It keeps the same 24MP APS-C sensor and is powered by the same Digic 8 image processor.
The newer model has improved Auto-focus and has support for Eye-AF for Stills and Video. If you are into Tiktok and Instagram Stories, you would be happy to see a Vertical video recording mode on this model.
You can now start recording video by tapping on the video record button on the Vari-angle touchscreen LCD screen. You also get a movie self-timer mode for better vlogging experience
You can make use of EOS Webcam Utility software and use this as a high-quality webcam for your zoom and skype calls. Clean HDMI Output is supported as well. Canon has also equipped this new model with Wireless YouTube Live streaming capability.
Canon EOS M50 Mark II is available in two different color options – White and Black.
What’s new ( Source: Canon Press Release )
- Improved autofocus including eye autofocus for stills and video
- Vertical video shooting support
- Vari-angle touchscreen LCD with newly added tap video record button and movie self-timer for better vlogging experience
- High-quality webcam capability, when used with compatible services, with the free EOS Webcam Utility software or Clean HDMI output
- Wireless YouTube Live streaming capability
- The ability to tap the screen to autofocus on your subject while looking through the EVF, helping to control who the main focus of the image is
Canon EOS M50 Mark II Specs and Features
- 24.1 Megapixel (APS-C) CMOS sensor
- ISO 100-25600 (H: 51200).
- DIGIC 8 Image Processor with Auto Lighting Optimizer.
- Improved Dual Pixel CMOS AF and Eye Detection AF (Still/Movie Servo AF support).
- 4K UHD* 24p and HD 120p** for Slow Motion.
- Vari-angle Touchscreen LCD Convenient for Vlogging and Various Composition.
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