The giant in the photo industry has entered the market of mirrorless cameras last year with model EOS M. Despite the image quality, sale camera were doomed due to the merciless criticism of the autofocus system from users.
Currently Canon has announced the inlet a new camera, the EOS M2, which will arrive on store shelves in Japan and China. The design remained largely unchanged, it seems that some significant improvements have concerned only the inner content.
First, solved two major problems that have been with EOS M: sluggish AF and the fact that the screen is disconnected when you removed the frame. Novelty equipped with system Canon’s Hybrid CMOS AF II, which promises to improve the speed of AF in 2.3 times. Question dimming also in the past. The EOS M2 has an 18-megapixel sensor APS-C, which does not differ from its predecessor.
Among the other notable features built-in WiFi module for wireless sharing and transferring images and the AF mode for shooting video – Video Servo AF. The Canon fans outside Asia, who looked forward with hope to a new system camera from this manufacturer, will be left out because, at least at the current moment there is no indication that the novelty will appear in the USA or in Europe. Even previously announced the EF-M 11-22mm IS STM never came to America.
In Japan, EOS M2 will sell in the end of this month for 84,800 yen (about $ 820) complete with lens Canon EF-M 18-55mm/F3.5-5.6 IS STM and the external Speedlite 90EX. Body only will cost 64 800 yen (about $ 630). More details in the press releases for Canon from Japan and China.