After Nikon officially announced the Z9 (Amazon/B&H Photo Video/Adorama) flagship full frame mirrorless camera, many Canon users now wondering when Canon will release their flagship full frame mirrorless camera EOS-R1. According to latest rumors on CR, the Canon EOS-R1 is expected to be announced in Q3 2022, and release date expected in Q4 2022.
Below are some rumored specs of Canon EOS-R1:
- Canon EOS-R1 will probably not have a global shutter.
- Canon EOS-R1 will be similar 5D series DSLR, a camera built for pretty much every situation.
- Design of Canon EOS-R1 hasn’t been finalized, feedback from the Canon EOS R3 will help finalize the specifications of the EOS-R1.
- Canon EOS-R1 will have higher megapixel than EOS R5‘s 45MP sensor.
- Canon EOS-R1 will shoot 8K video at various frame rates.
- Canon EOS-R1 will be priced higher than EOS R3.