Canon has officially launhced its latest full-frame DSLR the Canon EOS 6D Mark II in India. The camera features a eaturing a 26.2MP full-frame CMOS sensor with ‘Dual Pixel CMOS AF’ technology for focus tracking in ‘Live View’ mode.
Featuring a 26.2 Megapixel full-frame CMOS sensor, the EOS 6D Mark II delivers clear images even under low light conditions and is capable of achieving background blur effect, which is a key characteristic of large sensors. Equipped with Dual Pixel CMOS AF technology for high-performance focus tracking in Live View mode as well as DIGIC 7 image processor, the EOS 6D Mark II includes significant feature enhancements as compared to its predecessor. A first in Canon’s full-frame DSLR range, the EOS 6D Mark II is designed with a versatile vari-angle touch panel, giving users the flexibility of shooting from a high or low angle.
Few key features of the Canon EOS 6D Mark II are 45-point, cross-type autofocus system with Dual Pixel autofocus for live mode, its new DIGIC 7 image processor, an ISO 100-40000 range, continuous shooting of up to 6.5fps, built-in Wi-Fi, NFC, Bluetooth and the camera is dust and water resistant. The camera however does not support 4K and video recording is limited at 1080p at 60fps.
Speaking at the launch, Mr. Kazutada Kobayashi, President and CEO, Canon India Pvt. Ltd, said, “As pioneers in imaging, we value the significance of a parallel transition between innovation and the landscape ofphotography. Taking a step ahead in this endeavour, we are proud to announce the launch of EOS 6D Mark II today, an all-rounder camera projecting the “Sense of Genius”. At Canon, we have always focused on providing a cutting edge technology to our customers with our innovative offerings. Building on the legacy of its predecessor the EOS 6D, we are for the first time making an articulating LCD on a full frame DSLR camera. It will allow photographers to capture magnificent shots, fulfilling our commitment to nurture and enhance the passion for photography. Currently we hold the number one position, in terms of market share for DSLR cameras and with the launch of such evolutionary products, we foresee our numbers to grow and achieve more than 50% in the DSLR segment by the end of this year”.[wpsm_ads1 float=”none”]
Mr. Eddie Udagawa, Vice President of Consumer Imaging and Information Centre, Canon India said, “The EOS 6D Mark II is a versatile full frame camera that reflects the “Sense of Genius”, striking a perfect balance between compact design and superior performance offering an excellent value to the photo enthusiasts and professionals. The EOS 6D Mark II is a camera that will excel in a vast variety of genres. With a full frame sensor, Dual Pixel CMOS AF and Vari-angle touch panel, the EOS 6D Mark II, will appeal to both still and video audiences allowing them to experience the world of full-frame imaging in new and interesting ways.”
Canon EOS 6D Mark II Price in India
The Canon 6D Mark II will be available at a starting price of Rs. 1,32,995 (body only). Also, you can pick the camera with the EF 24-70mm f/4L IS USM lens bundle at Rs. 1,84,995, or a EF 24-105mm f/4L IS II USM lens bundle at Rs. 2,02,995. All prices are inclusive of all taxes.