Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.
Canon EOS R vs Canon EOS M50 Specs
All specs: Main page for EOS R
All specs: Main page for EOS M50
EOS R vs EOS M50 Sensors
On the pictures below the sensor areas of cameras are highlighted.This infographic highlights the sensor areas of both models compared to other common sensor formats:
Better choice: Canon EOS R
EOS R vs EOS M50: Viewfinder
EOS R has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 3.68 megapixel with magnification of 0.76x.
EOS M50 has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 2.36 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.60x.
Viewfinder magnifications of compared cameras. The black area shows a magnification of 1x, relative to native size; in red is a magnification of 0.85x.
EOS R (0.76x)
EOS M50 (0.60x)
Advantage: Canon EOS R
Canon EOS R VS Canon EOS M50 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Canon EOS R a better choice
|Larger sensor (5)||Full frame||APS-C|
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||31.30||24.10|
|Auto Focus points (4)||5955||143|
|Better sensibility (4)||100 - 40000 ISO||100 - 25600 ISO|
|Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)||3.68||2.36|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||2.10||1.04|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||370||235|
|USB 3.0 (2)|
|Environmental sealing (2)|
Conclusion: Advantages of the EOS R are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and the faster and more accurate auto focus. Additional pros for the Canon are the larger sensitivity, the better viewfinder and that the display has a higher resolution. A nice touch is that the battery has more stamina, the support for USB 3.0. HArdly a luxury, given today's image size and the requirements of 4K video.
The EOS R scores 29 points.
Otherwise why to choose Canon EOS M50
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||5||10|
|Larger lens selection (3)||4||7|
|Built-in flash (2)|
|Weighs less (2)||660g|
|More portable (2)||1127cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the EOS M50 are that the camera is faster, the larger selection of lenses and the built-in flash. A nice touch is the lower weight than the EOS R and the more compact size.
Yields 13 points for the EOS M50.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Video resolution||3840 x 2160||3840 x 2160|
|Canon EOS R VS Canon EOS M50 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the EOS R and EOS M50
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Canon EOS R
Canon EOS M50
We recommend Canon EOS R as better choice.
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