Canon EOS 80D, PowerShot G7X Mark II and PowerShot SX720 HS coming to India in Q2

Canon EOS 80D, PowerShot G7X Mark II and PowerShot SX720 HS coming to India in Q2

Canon is set to launch the EOS 80D, PowerShot G7X Mark II and PowerShot SX720 HS in India in the second quarter of 2016. The company is additionally bringing its power zoom adapter PZ-E1 to the country in the second quarter.

The Canon EOS 80D is the company’s newest offering in its existing DSLR lineup and is the successor to the EOS 70D. It comes with a 45-point AF system and a 24.2-megapixel APS-C size CMOS sensor. Also, the camera has DIGIC 6 image processor and 100-16000 ISO range.

Canon EOS 80D India

Canon EOS 80D comes as a successor to the EOS 70D

Canon has provided Wi-Fi and NFC support on the EOS 80D to deliver an advanced user experience. Besides, the camera has a vari-angle LCD monitor and 1080p video recording support.

Apart from the EOS 80D, Canon has the PowerShot G7X Mark II and PowerShot SX720 HS as two of its new PowerShot point-and-shoot cameras for the Indian market. Both the new models have Wi-Fi connectivity and a 3-inch LCD monitor.

Canon PowerShot G7X Mark II India

Canon PowerShot G7X Mark II

The Canon PowerShot G7X Mark II has a 20.1-megapixel CMOS sensor in 1-inch size, along with a DIGIC 7 image processor and f/1.8 aperture lens. The camera has 1080p video recording support at 59.94fps frame rate.

The Canon PowerShot SX720 HS, on the other hand, comes with a 40x optical zoom lens. It is powered by a DIGIC 6 image processor and features a 20.3-megapixel CMOS sensor.

Canon PowerShot SX720 HS India

Canon PowerShot SX720 HS

The Canon EOS 80D will be available in India starting April this year, while the PowerShot G7X Mark II will go on sale in May and the PowerShot SX720 HS will be available in June. The company will also release its EF-S18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM lens in April to deliver a wide zoom range.

Canon hasn’t announced the prices of the new camera models in India. However, the EOS 80D comes in the US for $1,199 (approximately Rs. 80,400) body-only, whereas the PowerShot G7X Mark II is priced $699 (approximately Rs. 47,000) and the PowerShot SX720 HS is at $379 (approximately Rs. 25,500).

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