Canon EOS R8 Digital Camera Body
24.2-megapixel full-frame sensor
An ideal balance of detail, speed and low-light performance, whether you’re shooting photos or video.
Dual Pixel CMOS AF II
Recognises and tracks subjects,* keeping them in sharp focus.
UHS-II SD card slot
Use widely available SD cards to store your content – including fast UHS-II cards for high-speed shooting.
Wi-Fi / Bluetooth
For fast, wireless file transfer to computers and smart devices, plus remote camera control.
Maintains a constant Bluetooth link with your smart device
Shoot with external screens and recorders.
Works with iPhone & UVC/UAC Webcam support
Use your EOS R8 as a high-quality webcam. Just plug it into your PC or Mac – no drivers are needed.
Our app for iPhone® and Android lets you control your EOS R8 remotely and share images and movies with your followers.
Advanced HDR and HDR PQ
Multiple options for HDR – even with moving subjects and with both photos and video
Discover how to shoot with your EOS R8, navigate its controls and learn the principles of photography.
Shooting modes are tailored to specific subjects for quick and easy shooting.
4K 60p video / Full HD 180p
Capture cinematic 4K footage, oversampled from 6K sensor data and at frame rates up to 60p.3 Shoot Full HD at up to 180p.
6fps / 40fps high-speed continuous shooting
Capture fleeting moments in time using the camera’s electronic shutter or eliminate rolling-shutter effects with an electronic first curtain shutter.
Comfortable to hold for long periods, with intuitive, easy-to-use controls. An EG-E1 extension grip is also available.
Ideal for hybrid shooters who need to switch quickly between still and moving images
For Speedlites, microphones and other accessories
Quick and easy-to-choose shooting modes
2.36 million dot EVF
See precisely what you’ll capture when you shoot and take a realistic view of the world with the OVF simulation view assist.
3.0-inch 1.62 million-dot Vari-Angle LCD touchscreen
Shoot from different angles for new perspectives and control the camera intuitively.
Keep shooting even when conditions turn nasty.
BIG ON FEATURES SMALL IN SIZE
The EOS R8 is our lightest full-frame, mirrorless camera yet, weighing in at just 461g.
Enjoy the full-frame advantage everywhere you shoot, from decisive moments on the streets to remote landscapes and adventures.
Inside the EOS R8 is our renowned Dual Pixel CMOS AF II focusing system. It recognises and tracks different subjects and is accurate even in meagre light – down to -6.5EV.
Excellent AF for both stills and video
No matter how you’re shooting, the EOS R8 tracks and follows moving subjects right to the edges of the frame. Even if the main issue is obscured for a moment, the camera anticipates its movement and reacquires focus as soon as it reappears.
0 – 40 °C, 85% or less humidity
DIMENSIONS (W X H X D)
Approx. 132.5 × 86.1 × 70.0 mm
WEIGHT (BODY ONLY)
Approx. 414g (461g with card and battery, Based on CIPA guidelines.)