Canon R8 vs R6 Mark II

Canon EOS R8 vs Canon EOS R6 Mark II
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With both the Canon EOS R8 and the Canon EOS R6 II now sporting full frame sensors but otherwise looking very similar, you might be wondering what the differences are between the two models, and how you are going to decide which one is right for you. Well, we are here to separate them for you in our Canon R8 vs R6 Mark II comparison…

Previously, if you wanted a more affordable full frame camera from Canon, your choices were limited to the Canon EOS RP or the Canon EOS R6 Mark II, but as Canon seems intent on filling out the market at every price point, and the Canon EOS R8 introduces another full frame option between these two prior models.

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Gareth Bevan
Reviews Editor

Gareth is a photographer based in London, working as a freelance photographer and videographer for the past several years, having the privilege to shoot for some household names. With work focusing on fashion, portrait and lifestyle content creation, he has developed a range of skills covering everything from editorial shoots to social media videos. Outside of work, he has a personal passion for travel and nature photography, with a devotion to sustainability and environmental causes.