Canon has introduced the R8 and R50 Mirrorless Cameras. The EOS R8 is an upgrade from previous Canon mirrorless models and combines high-performance full-frame capabilities with a compact design. It has a 24.2MP full-frame CMOS sensor and DIGIC X Image Processor and features the Dual Pixel CMOS Autofocus II system with 1,053 autofocus zones and automatic subject detection and tracking. The R8 is available as a webcam and for livestreaming and can record uncropped 4K at 60 fps oversampled from 6K and full HD at up to 180 fps. At 29.97 fps, the camera can record video for up to two hours for podcasts, vlogs, or other long-form video content. The five-axis Movie Digital IS image stabilization reduces camera-shake vibrations when using the RF lens with optical image stabilization. The EOS R8 has an MSRP of US$1,499.00.
The EOS R50 is the lightest of the Canon EOS line, and is designed with the streaming content creators in mind. It can be used as a web camera, streaming live video in full HD at 30 fps, and can record podcasts and vlogs for longer than 30 minutes at a time. The camera also renders uncropped 4K video at up to 30 fps oversampled from 6K and full HD video at up to 120 fps. It features a 24.2MP APS-C CMOS sensor and DIGIC X Image Processor and features many automatic capabilities. The Advanced A+ Assist simplifies auto mode in settings with difficult lighting, and the Dual Pixel CMOS Autofocus II system covers the entire sensor area with 651 autofocus zones capable of detecting and tracking people, animals, and vehicles. The EOS R50 has an MSRP of US$679.00.