Canon EOS R3 Mirrorless Camera Body

Canon EOS R3 Mirrorless Camera Body


The Canon EOS R3 Mirrorless Camera is Canon’s latest release in the R line, well built for professionals to offer high-performance, high-speed, ultra-responsiveness, reliability and durability. 24.1 Megapixels and a back-illuminated Full Frame CMOS sensor in a body weighing less than 1.25KG the Canon EOS R3 Mirrorless Camera offers remarkable image quality.

Packed into the R3 Mirrorless Camera is a newly developed back-illuminated Full Frame CMOS sensor with approximately 24.1 megapixels, combined with the power of the DIGIC X Imaging Processor to produce exceptional image quality and a new dimension of high-speed photography and filmmaking; AF/AE tracking with minimal image distortion when utilizing the electronic shutter.
In video mode the Canon EOS R3 Mirrorless Camera’s powerful DIGIC X Image Processor ensures that a wide range of high-end functions can be made possible such as 6K60p RAW 12-bit internal video.

A Dual Pixel CMOS AF Auto Focus II system, consists of an automatic selection (1053 available AF areas) and manual selection (1-point AF 4779 AF positions available) which can reliably track the eyes and heads of subjects at up to a full 30 fps. Additionally, the advanced auto focus system covers 100% of the sensor and 100% horizontal and 90% vertical in manual-select mode. Ultra-Groundbreaking Eye Control AF system which ideal for all sports, wildlife, and all adventurous photography.

  • 24.1 Megapixel Full-Frame Stacked Back-Illuminated Full Frame CMOS Sensor
  • IOS Sensitivity: 100-102400
  • DIGIC X Image Processor
  • 6K60 RAW 12-bit Internal Video
  • Eye Control AF, Dual Pixel CMOS AF II
  • Subject Tracking with Deep Learning
  • Continuous Shooting Up to 30 fps
  • Integrated Vertical Grip
  • Weather-Sealed Construction
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SKU 4895C022AA
Brand Canon

24.1 Megapixel Full-Frame Stacked CMOS Sensor

The advanced Canon EOS R3 Mirrorless Camera features a redesigned 24.1 Megapixel Back-Illuminated Full Frame CMOS sensor. This image sensor ensures superior image quality, raising the bar in high level stills and video recording ensuring great sharpness, clarity, tonal gradation and dynamic range.

DIGIC X Image Processor

The EOS R3 is equipped with Canon’s most advanced image processor, the DIGIC X. The powerful DIGIC X Image Processor ensures that a wide range of high-end functions can be made possible such as 6K60p RAW 12-bit internally recorded, DCI and UHD 4K 4:2:2 10-bit video at up to 120p, an ISO sensitivity of 100-102400 (in 1/3-stop or 1 stop increments) and it can be expanded to a low of 50 and a high of 204800 and still keep digital noise to a minimum; superior image quality with outstanding sharpness and clarity; blistering autofocusing speeds and more.

High-Speed Continuous Shooting @ 30fps

Go out and capture just about everything, whether it be fast moving motor vehicle racing or slower paced portraits, the Canon EOS R3 Mirrorless Camera will perform exceptionally well. The camera allows a continuous shooting speed of up to 12 fps with mechanical shutter and up to 30 fps with silent electronic shutter, and at the same time still retaining sharpness and remarkable image quality.

Eye Control AF, Dual Pixel CMOS AF II

Canon has incorporated its Dual Pixel CMOS AF II Technology with up to 4779 AF points and 100% sensor coverage into this sophisticated camera. The Dual Pixel CMOS AF II adopts incredibly high-speed autofocus calculations to match its powerful high-speed shooting capability of up to 30fps. It also ensures an AF System that covers 100% horizontally and 100% vertically with Face and Eye- Tracking and Auto Selection modes.
With blistering autofocus speeds, and the Canon EOS R3 Mirrorless Camera is also functional in light levels as low as -7.5EV.
The new Eye Control enables photographers to use their eyes to initiate where the focus point is, simply by looking through the electronic viewfinder. The camera then takes control, using subject tracking and detection to keep the sighted subject in sharp focus.

In the box
  • Canon EOS R3 Mirrorless Camera Body
  • Canon LP-E19 Battery Pack (2700mAh)
  • Canon LC-E19 Battery Charger
  • Canon ER-L1 Camera Strap
  • Canon ER-h Eyecup
  • Canon R-F-5 Camera Cover
  • Canon IFC-100U Interface Cable (1 m)
  • Accessory Shoe Cover
  • Battery Pack Cover
  • Power Cord
  • IFC Cable IFC-100U Protector


Lens Mount Canon RF
Sensor Type 36 x 24 mm (Full-Frame) CMOS
Sensor Resolution Actual: 26.7 Megapixel
Effective: 24.1 Megapixel
Crop Factor None
Aspect Ratio 1:1, 3:2, 4:3, 16:9
Image File Format JPEG, Raw, HEIF
Bit Depth 14-Bit
Image Stabilization Sensor-Shift, 5-Axis

Exposure Control

ISO Sensitivity Auto, 100 to 102400 (Extended: 50 to 204800)
Shutter Speed Mechanical Shutter
1/8000 to 30 Second
Bulb Mode
Electronic Shutter
1/64000 to 30 Second in Manual Mode
1/64000 to 30 Second in Shutter Priority Mode
1/8000 to 30 Second in Aperture Priority Mode
1/8000 to 30 Second in Program Mode
Bulb Mode
Metering Method Centre-Weighted Average, Evaluative, Partial, Spot
Exposure Modes Aperture Priority, Manual, Program, Shutter Priority
Exposure Compensation -3 to +3 EV (1/3, 1/2 EV Steps)
Metering Range -3 to 20 EV
White Balance Auto, Cloudy, Color Temperature, Custom, Daylight, Flash, Fluorescent (White), Shade, Tungsten
Continuous Shooting Electronic Shutter
Up to 30 fps at 24.1 MP for up to 150 Frames (Raw) / 540 Frames (JPEG)
Mechanical Shutter
Up to 12 fps at 24.1 MP for up to 1000 Frames (Raw) / 1000 Frames (JPEG)
Interval Recording Yes
Self-Timer 2/10-Second Delay


Recording Modes Raw 12-Bit
6K 3:2 (5952 x 3968) at /24.00p/25p/50p [720 to 2600 Mb/s]
H.265/MP4 4:2:2 10-Bit
DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) at 24.00p/25p/50p/100p [85 to 1880 Mb/s]
UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) at 25p/50p/100p [85 to 1880 Mb/s]
Full HD (1920 x 1080) at 25p/50p/100p [28 to 470 Mb/s]
H.264/MP4 4:2:0 8-Bit
DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) at 24.00p/25p/50p/100p
UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) at 25p/50p/100p
Full HD (1920 x 1080) at 25p/50p/100p
External Recording Modes 4:2:2 10-Bit
DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) at 24.00p/25p/50p
UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) at 25p/50p
Recording Limit Unlimited
Video Encoding


Audio Recording Built-In Microphone
External Microphone Input
Audio File Format AAC, Linear PCM


Focus Type Auto and Manual Focus
Focus Mode Continuous-Servo AF (C), Manual Focus (M), Single-Servo AF (S)
Autofocus Points Phase Detection: 1053
Autofocus Sensitivity -7.5 to +20 EV


Viewfinder Type Electronic (OLED)
Viewfinder Resolution 5,760,000 Dot
Viewfinder Eye Point 23 mm
Viewfinder Coverage 100%
Viewfinder Magnification Approx. 0.76x
Diopter Adjustment -4 to +2


Size 3.2"
Resolution 4,150,000 Dot
Display Type Articulating Touchscreen LCD


Built-In Flash No
Maximum Sync Speed 1/250 Second
Flash Compensation -3 to +3 EV (1/3, 1/2 EV Steps)
Dedicated Flash System eTTL
External Flash Connection Hot Shoe, PC Terminal, Wireless


Media/Memory Card Slot Slot 1: CFexpress Type B
Connectivity USB Type-C (USB 3.1), HDMI D (Micro), 3.5mm Headphone, 3.5mm Microphone, RJ45, PC Sync Socket
Wireless Bluetooth


Operating Temperature 0 to 40°C
Operating Humidity 0 to 85%



1 x LP-E19 Rechargeable Lithium-Ion, 10.8 VDC, 2700 mAh

1 x LP-E4N Rechargeable Lithium-Ion, 11.1 VDC, 2450 mAh

Dimensions (W x H x D) 150 x 142.6 x 87.2 mm

822 g (Body Only)

1015 g (Body with Battery and Memory)


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