Canon has now released a new version of the firmware update for the EOS R5, and will release another new feature firmware update sometime this year.
According to CanonRumors, the Canon EOS R5 Mark II may be released in the first half of 2024 along with the rumored EOS R1.
In addition, Canon may push a major firmware upgrade for EOS R5 in April this year, and some functions of EOS R6 Mark II may be uploaded to EOS R5, such as: breathing correction, pre-shooting, and cancellation of 30-minute video recording time Focus mode for restrictions, more vehicles & more animals.
It was previously reported that the Canon EOS R5 Mark II will be released as soon as the second and third quarters of this year. Some overseas e-commerce platforms have launched clearance promotions.
According to the specifications given by Simon (Ordinaryfilmaker’s official Youtube channel), the machine may have:
61MP CMOS BSI sensor
Dual DIGIC X Processors
30 FPS electronic shutter / 12 FPS mechanical shutter
Up to eight gears IBIS
new high-res mode
2x / 4x / 8x digital zoom support
Full Pixel Dual Core CMOS AF II
8K 60p video internal recording (8K RAW specifications to be determined)
4K 30p / 60p / 120p video recording (oversampling)
FHD 240p video recording
Support video breathing correction
new thermal design
4K recording time 60 minutes
Dual CFexpress Type B card slots
Standard HDMI port
Dual USB-C ports
Newly designed multi-angle folding screen for video shooting
△ EOS R5
Canon’s current EOS R5 will be released in 2020, priced at 25,999 RMB by the Bank of China, equipped with a new CMOS image sensor with about 45 million effective pixels and a DIGIC X digital image processor. Of course, the price of the new phone may also increase. If you want to buy the current EOS R5 before the release of the new phone, you should hurry up.