Canon's RF mount won't catch up to EF until 2028

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(Image credit: Canon)

Canon's mirrorless RF mount won't catch up to the lens count of the DSLR EF mount until 2028, according to comments by the manufacturer (and some back-of-napkin maths by us).

Before the release of the latest mirrorless cameras, Canon was the undisputed leader of cameras with mirrors, producing not only some of the best DSLRs but also a very extensive lineup of over 70 EF (and EF-S) mount lenses.

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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.