As we all know, Canon announced a mid-range Canon 70D SLR camera back in 2013, will soon be replaced by a new Canon 80D. Latest leaks suggest alleged Canon 80D specifications and images, the camera will be equipped with a 24.2-megapixel APS-C sensor and new DIGIC 6 Image processor.
According to DCI, Canon will launch new Canon 80D camera replacement for its predecessors with the advanced AF system and better performance. Therefore, we expect that the upcoming 80D will also have upgraded 45 point cross-type to 19 points compared to 70D will improve its focus speed. Continuous shooting speed of 7 frames per second, it looks like Canon will bring new mirrorless system to reduce vibrations during filming.
It is also predicted that it would come with ISO 100-16000 range, which will continue to be extended to ISO 25600, will certainly help users shooting in low light conditions. Especially, 80D will be accompanied with completely new 18-135 lens with Power Zoom Adapter accessories, help control zoom and focus. This is the semi-professional Crop models, and with this configuration, the Canon EOS 80D will compete directly with the Nikon D7200’s. It is expected that it will support Full HD 1080p video recording in multiple frame rates, up to 60 fps.
There are many expectations that the Canon 80D will be announced at the CP+ 2016 in Japan. However, we will need more time to confirm the accurate information. See more Canon 80D feature rumors below:
Canon 80D Specifications: (Leaked)
- Dimensions of 139.0 x 105.2 x 78.5mm
- Weight of 650g
- Touch Screen LCD Display of 3.0-inches
- Viewfinder coverage of 100%
- 24.2 megapixels APS-C Sensor
- DIGIC 6 Image Processor
- Dual Pixel CMOS AF
- ISO100-16000 (extended 25600)
- 7560 pixel RGB + IR metering sensor
- Full HD 1080p video recording with AF tracking
- HDR video recording, timelapse
- Autofocus 45 points, Cross-type
- New mirrorless system
- Continuous Shooting Speed – 7 fps
- Connectivity of Wi-Fi, GPS, Remote control
- Dust-proof / Waterproof
- LP-E6N / LP-E6 Battery