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Canon EOS R review

£3,250.00 Typical price

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Key features
  • Mirrorless
Expert review

Canon has entered the full-frame mirrorless camera market with the new Canon EOS R, going head-to-head with the Nikon ZR and Sony's a7R III. But does its performance justify its high price? We tested the Canon EOS R to find out. Read our full review to discover what our labs thought of this full-frame mirrorless camera.

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  • Pros and cons
  • What is it?
  • What's it great for?
  • What's the picture quality like?
  • What's it like to use?
  • Is there anything I should watch out for?
  • Is there anything else I should know?
  • Should I buy it?
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Last checked by Which?

August 2021

First reviewed by Which?

November 2018

Released

May 2018

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  2. 69%
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  3. 86%
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