Japanese multinational corporation Canon has launched the EOS 6D Mark II full-frame DSLR in India. The DSLR comes with a price tag of INR 1,32,995 for just the body if consumers pick it up with the EF 24-70mm f/4L IS USM lens bundle then it will cost them around INR. 1,84,995, or an EF 24-105mm f/4L IS II USM lens bundle at INR 2,02,995. All prices are inclusive of all taxes.
Canon EOS 6D Mark II Specifications:
- 3-inch 3:2 Clear View II TFT Vari-angle Touch Screen.
- Full HD video recording: MPEG4/H.264 at 60 fps.
- High-speed Continuous Shooting at up to 6.5 frames per second (fps).
- 26.2 Megapixel CMOS Sensor.
- DIGIC 7 Image Processor, ISO 100-40000.
- Optical Viewfinder with a 45 all cross-type AF points.
- Fast and accurate Dual Pixel CMOS AF with Phase-detection.
- Built-in Flash.
- Built-in Wi-Fi 802.11n, NFC, Bluetooth 4.1 and GPS.
- Dust- & Water-resistant.
The DIGIC 7 processor features an advanced image analyzation technology using subject information. This brings significant improvements in detection and tracking performance. This makes high-precision tracking possible even in scenes where subjects change position and move around. It also has a 7560-pixel RGB+IR metering sensor and a color detection AF which allows users to get perfect and precise exposure in different lighting condition. The Company claims that the DSLR has come up with significant improvements compared to its predecessor
Commenting on the launch, 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 of photography. Taking a step ahead in this endeavor, 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.”