Could a Canon EOS R8 be the next successor to the EOS R?

(Image credit: Canon)

Speculation and rumor have suggested that Canon's very first full-frame mirrorless camera, the Canon EOS R could finally have a successor coming soon, and there's even a possibility that it could be named the Canon EOS R8!

While all rumors surrounding camera launches should be taken with a big pinch of salt, many drip-fed details on upcoming flagships that are leaked to camera rumor sites have often proven to be pretty true and reliable. 

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Beth Nicholls
Staff Writer

A staff writer for Digital Camera World, Beth has an extensive background in various elements of technology with five years of experience working as a tester and sales assistant for CeX. After completing a degree in Music Journalism, followed by obtaining a Master's degree in Photography awarded by the University of Brighton, she spends her time outside of DCW as a freelance photographer specialising in live music events and band press shots under the alias 'bethshootsbands'.