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Canon EOS M5

Source: 1 The EOS M5 is usually sold with a compact 15-45mm lens, but it will also be available with this EF-M 18-150mm f3.5-6.3 IS STM 8x zoom.2 The rear screen is not fully articulating, but it has a tilting mechanism and touch focus.3 The M5 is the first mirrorless Canon to come with a viewfinder built in.

£1,150/$1,100

4 This is the EF-M 18-150mm kit lens option. The 15-45mm lens has a retracting mechanism and is much more compact.

SPECIFICATIONS

Sensor 24.2MP APS-C CMOS

(22.3 x 14.9mm)

Focal length conversion on lens 1.6x,

Memory 1x SD/SDHC/SDXC

Viewfinder EVF, 2.36 million dots

Max video resolution 1,920 x 1,080

ISO range 100-25,600

Autofocus Dual Pixel CMOS AF,

49 points

Max burst rate 9fps, 7fps with AF

Screen 3.2in, 1,620k, tilting touchscreen

Shutter speeds 30-1/4,000 sec, Bulb

Weight 427g (body only, with battery)

Dimensions 116 x 89 x 61mm

Power supply LP-E17 lithium-ion

battery (supplied)

The aim is to provide enthusiasts with the speed, quality and handling of an EOS camera in a much smaller body

While camera makers like Sony, Olympus, Its M-series models to date have been pretty conservative box-shaped shooters with a modest M-mount lens range – although they can take regular EOS lenses via an adaptor.

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