Canon EOS M3

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The EOS M3 is the third generation of Canon’s mirrorless camera, and uses a proprietary EF-M mount. 

  • Sensor: 24mp CMOS sensor, 22.3x14.9 (1.6x crop), Bayer color filtration with AA filter
  • Mount: Canon EF-M
  • Images: 6000 x 4000 pixel JPEG or 14-bit CR2 raw, 4.2 fps max, 13 frame JPEG, 5 frame raw buffer
  • Video:  1080P/30/25/24, 720P/60/50, 480P/30/25, H.264 in MOV format with linear PCM stereo sound
  • Shutter: mechanical 30 sec (1/4 second Program mode) to 1/4,000 sec, bulb to 60 min
  • Exposure: matrix, center-weighted, spot metering, -3 to +3EV exposure compensation, 6 white balance settings (plus Auto, Custom), ISO 100-12,800 (plus extended 25,600, AutoISO)
  • Focus: 49-point hybrid phase detect/contrast detect, single area, multi-area, tracking, manual focus override
  • Display: 3" 1.04m dot tilting touch-screen LCD, external EVF optional (2.36m dot)
  • Flash:  built-in flash (GN = 5m), hot shoe, 1/200 flash sync; will work with other Canon EX Speedlites
  • Remote: Infrared RC series remotes (RC-6), operation via smartphone
  • Other Notable Features: WiFi, HDR, Hand-held Twilight mode, multi-shot NR, optional EOS mount adapter EF-EOS M, optional GP-E2 GPS receiver, chromatic aberration/vignetting correction
  • Cards: SD, SDHC, SDXC (UHS-1)
  • Battery: LP-E17 (250 shots CIPA)
  • Size: 4.4 x 2.7 x 1.7" (110.9 x 68 x 44.4mm) wide, tall, deep
  • Weight: 13.6 ounces (366g)
  • Colors: Black, white
  • Price: not available in US
  • Announced: February 6, 2015
  • Current Firmware: version 1.0

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