Canon announces EOS 2000D DSLR and M50 mirrorless cameras

Canon has launched two new budget cameras, the EOS 2000D DSLR (called the EOS Rebel T7 in the US) and the EOS M50 mirrorless camera. The cameras are being positioned as cameras for beginners looking to upgrade from shooting with their smartphones.

The EOS 2000D is the new entry-level DSLR in Canon’s lineup, replacing the existing EOS 1300D. It features an upgraded 24.1MP APS-C CMOS sensor, 9-point AF system, 3fps continuous shooting, and 3.0-inch LCD. There’s also built-in Wi-Fi and NFC for file sharing.

Canon EOS 2000D

The EOS 2000D will be available in April with EF-S 18-55 f/3.5-5.6 IS II kit lens for $549.99.

The EOS M50 is Canon’s first mirrorless camera with 4K recording. It has a 24.1MP APS-C CMOS sensor with Dual Pixel AF, DIGIC 8 processor, IS 100-25600, 4K at 24fps, 1080p at 60fps, 720p at 120fps, fully articulated 3.0-inch 1.04 million dots LCD touchscreen, 0.39-inch 2.36 million dot OLED viewfinder, Wi-Fi and NFC.

Canon EOS M50

The EOS M50 will be available in April for $779.99 body-only, with EF-M 15-45mm f/3.5-6.3 IS STM lens for $899.99 and with EF-M 15-45mm f/3.5-6.3 IS STM and the EF-M 55-200mm f/4.5-6.3 IS STM for $1249.