Mirrorless Cameras

Canon EOS RP


Operating Environment
0 – 40 °C, 85% or less humidity
Dimensions (W x H x D)
132.5 × 85.0 × 70.0 mm
Weight (body only)
Approx. 440 g


  • 26.2 Megapixels

    CMOS full-frame sensor

  • DIGIC 8


  • Compatible with

    EF/EF-S lenses via adapter

  • Dual Pixel


  • 4K


  • Wi-Fi

    and Bluetooth

Specifications in detail

Image Sensor

  • Type
    35.9 x 24 mm CMOS
  • Effective Pixels
    Approx. 26.2 Megapixels
  • Total Pixels
    Approx. 27.1 Megapixels
  • Aspect Ratio
  • Low-Pass Filter
  • Sensor Cleaning
    EOS integrated cleaning system
  • Colour Filter Type
    Primary Colour

Image Processor

  • Type
    DIGIC 8

  • Lens Mount
    RF (EF and EF-S lenses can be attached using Mount Adapter EF-EOS R, Control Ring Mount Adapter EF-EOS R, or Drop-In Filter Mount Adapter EF-EOS R. EF-M lenses are not compatible)
  • Focal length
    Equivalent to 1.0x the focal length of the lens with RF and EF lenses 1.6x with EF-S

  • Type
    Phase-difference detection system with image sensor (Dual Pixel CMOS AF)
  • Coverage
    88% horizontal and 100% vertical coverage2
  • AF working range
    EV -5 to 18 (at 23°C & ISO100)
  • AF Modes
    One Shot
    Servo AF
  • AF Point Selection
    Automatic selection: Face+tracking + Eye AF
    Manual selection: 1-point AF (AF frame size can be changed)
    4779 AF positions available
    Spot AF
    Manual selection: AF point Expansion 4 points (up, down, left, right)
    Manual selection: AF point Expansion surrounding
    Manual selection: Zone AF (all AF points divided into 9 focusing zones)
  • AF Lock
    Locked when shutter button is pressed halfway or AF ON is pressed in One Shot AF mode. Using customised button set to AF stop in AI servo
  • AF Assist Beam
    Emitted by built-in LED
  • Manual Focus
    Selected on lens
    Focus peaking provided

  • Metering modes
    Real-time with image sensor, 384-zone metering (24x16)
    (1) Evaluative metering (linked to all AF points)
    (2) Partial metering (approx. 5.5% of viewfinder at centre)
    (3) Spot metering: Centre spot metering (approx. 2.7% viewfinder at centre)
    AF point-linked spot metering not provided
    (4) centre-weighted average metering
  • Metering Brightness Range
    EV -3 to 20 (at 23°C, ISO100, with evaluative metering)
  • AE Lock
    Auto: AE lock takes effect when focus is achieved
    Manual: By AE lock button in P, Av, Fv, Tv and M modes
  • Exposure Compensation
    +/-3 EV in 1/3 or 1/2 stop increments (can be combined with AEB).
  • AEB
    +/-3 EV in 1/3 or 1/2 stop increments
  • Anti-flicker shooting
    Yes. Flicker detected at a frequency of 100 Hz or 120 Hz. Maximum continuous shooting speed may decrease
  • ISO Sensitivity
    Auto 100-40000 (in 1/3-stop or whole stop increments)
    ISO can be expanded to L:50, H1: 51200, H2: 102400,
  • Type
    Electronically-controlled focal-plane shutter
  • Speed
    30-1/4000 sec (1/2 or 1/3 stop increments), Bulb (Total shutter speed range. Available range varies by shooting mode)
  • Shutter Release
    Soft touch electromagnetic release

  • Type
    Auto white balance with the imaging sensor
  • Settings
    AWB (Ambience priority/White priority), Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten light, White Fluorescent light, Flash, Custom, Colour Temperature Setting
    White balance compensation:
    1. Blue/Amber +/-9
    2. Magenta/Green +/-9
  • Custom White Balance
    Yes, 1 setting can be registered
  • WB Bracketing
    +/-3 levels in single level increments
    Selectable Blue/Amber bias or Magenta/Green bias

  • Type
    0.39-inch OLED colour EVF
  • Dot count
    2.36 Million dots
  • Coverage (Vertical/Horizontal)
    Approx. 100%
  • Magnification
    Approx. 0.70x 3
  • Eyepoint
    Approx. 22 mm (from eyepiece lens centre)
    -4 to +1 m-1 (dioptre)
  • Viewfinder Information
    AF point information, Exposure level indicator, Number of remaining multiple exposures, Exposure compensation, HDR shooting, Highlight tone priority, Multiple-exposure shooting, ISO speed, Possible shots, Multi Shot Noise Reduction, Number of self-timer shooting, Digital Lens Optimizer, Maximum burst, AF method, Battery level, AF operation, Exposure simulation, Drive mode, AEB, Metering mode, FEB, Anti-flicker shooting, Still photo cropping, Shooting mode, Aspect ratio, Scene icons Auto Lighting Optimizer, AE lock Picture Style, Flash-ready, White balance, Flash off White balance correction, FE lock, Image Quality, High-speed sync, Bluetooth function, Shutter speed, Wi-Fi function, Multi-function lock warning, Histogram, Aperture Electronic level, Lens information
  • Depth of field preview
    Yes, via customised button
  • Eyepiece shutter

  • Type
    7.5 cm (3.0") Clear View LCD II, approx. 1.04 Million dots
  • Coverage
    Approx. 100%
  • Viewing Angle (horizontally/vertically)
    Approx. 170° vertically and horizontally
  • Brightness / Colour Adjustment
    Manual: Adjustable to one of seven levels
  • Touch-screen operations
    Capacitive method with menu functions, Quick Control settings, playback operations, and magnified display. AF point selection in Stills and Movies, touch shutter is possible in still photo shooting.
  • Display Options
    (1) Basic Camera settings
    (2) Advanced Camera settings
    (3) Camera settings plus histogram and dual level display
    (4) No info
    (5) Quick Control Screen


  • Modes
    E-TTL II Auto Flash, Metered Manual
  • X-sync
    1/180 sec
  • Flash Exposure Compensation
    +/- 3 EV in 1/3 or 1/2 increments with EX series Speedlite flashes
  • Flash Exposure Bracketing
    Yes, with compatible External Flash
  • Flash Exposure Lock
  • Second Curtain Synchronisation
    Yes via Speedlite
  • HotShoe / PC terminal
  • External Flash Compatibility
    E-TTL II with EX series Speedlite, wireless multi-flash support
  • External Flash Control
    via camera menu screen


  • Modes
    Stills: Scene Intelligent Auto, Special Scene (Portrait, Group Photo, Landscape, Sports, Kids, Panning , Close-up, Food, Night Portrait, Handheld Night Scene, HDR Backlight Control, Silent Mode), Flexible priority AE, Program AE, Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual, Bulb and Custom (C1/C2/C3)
    Movie: Auto exposure, Manual, HDR
  • Picture Styles
    Auto, Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Fine Detail, Neutral, Faithful, Monochrome, User Defined (x3)
  • Colour Space
    sRGB and Adobe RGB
  • Image Processing
    Highlight Tone Priority
    Auto Lighting Optimizer (4 settings)
    Long exposure noise reduction
    High ISO speed noise reduction (4 settings) (stills and video)
    Lens optical correction (3):
    Peripheral illumination correction
    Chromatic aberration correction
    Distortion correction

    Diffraction correction
    Digital Lens Optimizer (during/after still photo shooting)
    Resize to M, S1, S2 4 
    Cropping: JPEG images can be cropped (Aspect ratios 3:2, 4:3, 16:9, 1:1)
    - 43 cropping sizes selectable, from 11% to 95% (diagonal)
    - Switch between vertical and horizontal cropping orientation
    - Image straightening, tilt correction
    - Cropping frame can be moved using touch screen operation
    RAW image processing 5
    Multiple exposure
  • Drive modes
    Single, Continuous High, Continuous Low, Self timer (2 s + remote, 10 s + remote, continuous)
  • Continuous Shooting
    Max. approx. 5 fps speed maintained until card full (JPEG) or 50 RAW images 678
    Max. 4 fps with AF Tracking
  • Interval timer

Live View Mode

  • Type
    Electronic viewfinder with image sensor
  • Coverage
    Approx. 100% (horizontally and vertically)
  • Frame Rate
    59.97 fps (smooth) / 29.97 fps (power saving)
  • Focusing
    Manual Focus (Magnify the image 5x or 10x at any point on screen)
    Autofocus: Dual Pixel CMOS AF (Face Detection and Tracking AF, 1 point AF, Expand AF, Zone AF, and Touch shutter
  • Metering
    Real-time evaluative metering with image sensor (384-zone)
    Partial metering (approx. 5.5% of the centre of the screen)
    Spot metering (approx. 2.7% of the centre of the screen)
    Centre-weighted average metering
  • Display Options
    3 levels available Basic shooting information, Advanced shooting information and Advanced shooting information with Histogram

File Type - Stills

  • Still Image Type
    RAW: RAW, C-RAW (14-bit, Canon original RAW 3rd edition)
    Complies with Exif 2.31 and Design rule for Camera File system 2.0
    Complies with Digital Print Order Format [DPOF] Version 1.1
  • RAW+JPEG simultaneous recording
    Yes, any combination of RAW + JPEG possible
  • Image Size
    3:2 ratio (L, RAW, C-RAW) 6240x4160, (M1) 4160x2768, (S1) 3120x2080, (S2) 2400x1600
    1.6x (crop) (L) 3888x2592, (S2) 2400x1600
    4:3 ratio (L) 5536x4160, (M1) 3680x2768, (S1) 2768x2080, (S2) 2112x1600
    16:9 ratio (L) 6240x3504, (M1) 4160x2336, (S1) 3120x1752, (S2) 2400x1344
    1:1 ratio (L) 4160x4160, (M1) 2768x2768, (S1) 2080x2080, (S2) 1600x1600
  • Folders
    New folders can be manually created and selected
  • File Numbering
    (1) Consecutive numbering
    (2) Auto reset
    (3) Manual reset

  • Movie Type
    RF/EF lenses: 4K, Full HD, HD.
    EF-S lenses: 4K or HD
    MPEG4 AVC/H.264 variable (average) bit rate, Audio: AAC
  • Movie Size
    4K (16:9) 3840 x 2160 (25, 23.98 fps) intra frame 9
    4K Time-lapse (16:9) 3840 x 2160 (29.97, 25 fps) All-I
    Full HD (16:9) 1920 x 1080 (59.94, 50, 29.97, 25 fps) intra frame, intra frame lite (29.97, 25 fps)
    Full HD HDR (16:9) 1920 x 1080 (29.97, 25 fps) intra frame
    HD (16:9) 1280 x 720 (59.94, 29.97, 50, 25 fps) intra frame
    HD HDR(16:9) 1280 x 720 (29.97, 25 fps) intra frame
  • Colour Sampling (Internal recording)
    4K / Full HD / HD - YCbCr4:2:0 (8-bit)
  • Canon Log
  • Movie Length
    4K and Full HD - Max duration 29min 59sec. (excluding High Frame Rate movies). No 4GB file limit with exFAT SDXC card.
  • High Frame Rate Movie
    Not supported
  • 4K Frame Grab
    8.3-megapixel JPEG still image frame grab from 4K movie possible
  • Bitrate / Mbps
    4K (16:9) 3840 x 2160 (25, 23.98 fps) IPB 120Mbps / 869 MB/min
    Full HD (59.94p/50.00p)/IPB Approx. 60 Mbps / 440MB/min
    Full HD (29.97p/25.00p)/IPB: Approx. 30 Mbps / 225MB/min
    Full HD (29.97p/25.00p)/IPB Lite: Approx. 12 Mbps / 87MB/min
    HD (59.94p/50.00p)/IPB Approx. 26 Mbps / 196MB/min
    Full HD (29.97p/25.00p)/IPB: Approx. 13 Mbps / 103MB/min
  • Microphone
    Built-in stereo microphones (48 kHz, 16-bit x 2 channels)
  • HDMI Display
    Output to external Monitor only with or without information display
  • HDMI Output
    4K (UHD) and Full HD or HD recording, uncompressed YCbCr 4:2:2, 8-bit. Sound output via HDMI is also possible.
    When outputting to external monitor no images are recorded to the card and Wi-Fi communication is disabled
  • Focusing
    Dual Pixel CMOS AF with Face Detection and Tracking AF, Movie Servo AF, Continuous Eye AF, Manual Focus with focus peaking
  • ISO
    4K - Auto: 100-12800, H2: 102400
    Full HD/HD - Auto: 100-25600, H2:102400

  • Custom Functions
    23 Custom Functions
  • Metadata Tag
    User copyright information (can be set in camera)
    Image rating (0-5 stars)
  • Water / Dust resistance
  • Voice Memo
  • Intelligent Orientation Sensor
  • Playback zoom
    1.5x - 10x in 15 steps
  • Display Formats
    (1) Single image
    (2) Single image with information (2 levels)
    Basic - Shooting information (shutter speed, aperture, ISO and Image quality)
    Detailed - Shooting information (shutter speed, aperture, ISO, metering Image, quality and file size), Lens information, Brightness and RGB histogram, White balance, Picture Style, Color space and noise reduction, Lens optical correction, Record of sent images, GPS information
    (3) 4-image index
    (4) 9-image index
    (5) 36-image index
    (6) 100-image index
    (7) Jump Display (1, 10 or 100 images, Date, Folder, Movies, Stills, Protected images, Rating)
    (8) Movie edit
    (9) RAW processing
    (10) Rating
  • Slide Show
    Image selection: All images, by Date, by Folder, Movies, Stills, Protected images or Rating
    Playback time: 1/2/3/5/10 or 20 seconds
    Repeat: On/Off
  • Histogram
    Brightness: Yes
    RGB: Yes
  • Highlight Alert
  • Image Erase
    Single image, select range, Selected images, Folder, Card
  • Image Erase Protection
    Erase protection of Single image, Folder or Card all found images (only during image search)
  • Self Timer
    2 or 10 sec. continuous
  • Menu Categories
    (1) Shooting menu
    (2) Playback menu
    (3) Setup menu
    (4) Custom Functions menu
    (5) My Menu
  • Menu Languages
    29 Languages
    English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Portuguese, Finnish, Italian, Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish, Greek, Russian, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Vietnamese, Hindi, Romanian, Ukrainian, Turkish, Arabic, Thai, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Korean, Malay, Indonesia and Japanese
  • Firmware Update
    Update possible by the user (Camera, Lens, External Speedlite, BLE remote control, Lens adapter)
  • Body Materials
    Magnesium alloy, with some parts of aluminium and polycarbonate resin with glass fibre


  • Computer
    Equivalent to Hi-Speed USB (USB 2.0) Type-C connector
  • Wi-Fi
    Wireless LAN (IEEE 802.11b/g/n) (2.4 GHz only), with Bluetooth support 10 Features supported: EOS Utility, Smartphone, Upload to Web, Auto transfer, Wireless printing
  • Other
    HDMI mini out (Type C, HDMI-CEC compatible), External Microphone In/Line In (Stereo mini jack), Headphone socket (Stereo mini jack), E3-type terminal (remote control terminal)

Direct Print

  • PictBridge
    Yes (Via Wireless LAN only)

  • Type
    1x SD/SDHC/SDXC and UHS-II

  • PC & Macintosh
    Windows 7 (excl. Starter Edition) Windows 8.1 and Windows 10 (tablet mode not supported)
    OS X v10.11, 10.12, 10.13 and 10.14


  • Image Processing
    Digital Photo Professional 4.9 or later (RAW Image Processing)
  • Other
    EOS Utility 3.9 or later (incl. Remote Capture), Picture Style Editor, Map Utility, EOS Lens Registration Tool, EOS Web Service Registration Tool, Canon Camera connect app (iOS/Android)

Power Source

  • Batteries
    Rechargeable Li-ion Battery LP-E17 (supplied)
  • Battery life
    Approx. 250 shots (at 23°C) 11
    Approx. 240 shots (at 0°C)
  • Battery Indicator
    4 levels + percentage
  • Power saving
    Power turns off after 30 seconds, 1, 3, 5, 10 or 30 mins
  • Power Supply & Battery Chargers
    Battery charger LC-E17E (supplied), AC adapter AC-E6N and DC coupler DR-E18, AC adapter kit ACK-E18, USB Power Adapter PD-E1


  • Wireless File Transmitter
    Not supported
  • Lenses
    All RF lenses (EF & EF-S via Lens adapters)
  • Lens adapters
    Mount Adapter EF-EOS R
    Control Ring Mount Adapter EF-EOS R
    Drop-In Filter Mount Adapter EF-EOS R with Drop-In Circular Polarizing Filter A
    Drop-In Filter Mount Adapter EF-EOS R with Drop-In Variable ND Filter A"
  • Flash
    Canon Speedlite (EL-100, 90EX, 220EX, 270EX, 270EX II, 320EX, 380EX, 420EX, 430EX, 430EX II, 430EX III, 470EX-AI, 550EX, 580EX, 580EX II, 600EX, 600EX-RT, 600EX-II-RT, Macro-Ring-Lite MR-14EX, Macro Ring Lite MR-14EX II, Macro Twin Lite MT-24EX, Macro Twin Lite MT-26EX Speedlite Transmitter ST-E2, Speedlite Transmitter ST-E3-RT)
  • Remote Controller / Switch
    Remote control with E3 type socket and Speedlite 600EX-II-RT
  • Other
    GPS receiver GP-E2

All data is based on Canon standard testing methods except where indicated.

Subject to change without notice.

Due to the specifications of the RF 24-240 F4-6.3 IS USM lens, multiple exposure shooting is not supported on this camera when it is attached. Also, it is not possible to shoot multiple exposures with another lens using images shot with this lens.

  1. (485 g with card and battery)
  2. Coverage vary depending on the lens used, for full specifications see the list of supported lenses on the Canon support site
  3. With 50mm lens at infinity, -1m-1 dpt
  4. Frame grab images from 4K movies and images shot in S2 quality cannot be resized
  5. RAW image processing during image Playback only with RAW
  6. Large/Fine resolution
  7. Based on Canon's testing conditions, JPEG, ISO 100, Standard Picture Style. Maximum fps and buffer capacity may be reduced depending on the cameras settings, light level, subject, memory card brand and capacity, image recording quality, ISO speed, drive mode, Picture Style, Custom functions etc.
  8. Figures quoted are when used with UHS-II SD memory card
  9. Recording 4K movies requires a memory card with a UHS-I/UHS speed class of 3 or higher
  10. Wi-Fi use may be restricted in certain countries or regions
  11. Based on the CIPA Standards and using the battery supplied with the camera, except where indicated
  12. Coverage vary depending on the lens used, for full specifications see the list of supported lenses on the Canon support site