Canon EOS RP vs YI M1 Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Mirrorless cameras.

EOS RP vs M1 - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Canon EOS RP vs YI M1 Specs


  • Introduced in February 2019
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: Full frame
  • 26 megapixel
  • 5 frames/second
  • 100 - 40000 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 76.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount R Mount
  • WiFi built-in
  • 132.5 x 85 x 70mm³ (5.2" x 3.3" x 2.8")
  • 485g (15.6 oz.)

All specs: Main page for EOS RP


  • Introduced in September 2016
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: Four Thirds
  • 20 megapixel
  • 5 frames/second
  • 100 - 25600 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • No viewfinder
  • 76.00mm (3.0") Monitor
  • Lens mount Micro Four Thirds (MFT)
  • WiFi built-in
  • 113.5 x 64.3 x 33.6mm³ (4.5" x 2.5" x 1.3")
  • 300g (9.7 oz.)

All specs: Main page for M1

EOS RP vs M1 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:

Infographic: EOS RP and M1 sensor area comparison

Better choice: Canon EOS RP

Canon EOS RP VS YI M1 Other Specs Comparison

Why is Canon EOS RP a better choice



Larger sensor (5)Full frameFour Thirds
Sensor cleaning (3)
Wider resolution (5, megapixel)26.2020.16
Auto Focus points (4)477981
Better sensibility (4)100 - 40000 ISO100 - 25600 ISO
Articulated monitor (2)
External microphone (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the EOS RP are the larger sensor, built-in automatic sensor cleaning and the higher resolution. Additional pros for the Canon are the faster and more accurate auto focus, the larger sensitivity and the articulated display. A recommendation of the EOS RP is made easy by the connector for an external microphone.

The EOS RP scores 25 points.

Otherwise why to choose YI M1



Larger lens selection (3)480
Longer battery life (3, photos)250380
Weighs less (2)485g
(15.6 oz.)
(9.7 oz.)
More portable (2)788cm³

Conclusion: Advantages of the M1 are the larger selection of lenses, that the battery has more stamina and the lower weight than the EOS RP. Another advantage over the EOS RP: the more compact size.

Yields 10 points for the M1.

Common Specs for both cameras compared



Speed (frames/second)55
Sensor resolution (MP)1.041.04
Touch screen
Video resolution3840 x 21603840 x 2160
Canon EOS RP VS YI M1 Dimensions

Look at front view of the EOS RP and M1

EOS RP und M1, front viewEOS RP und M1, front view

Top view of cameras

EOS RP und M1, view from aboveEOS RP und M1, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Canon EOS RP



We recommend Canon EOS RP as better choice.

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