Japanese multinational corporation Canon has today announced the launch of its compact and lightweight DSLR camera – EOS 200D II – in India. The newly launched Canon EOS 200D II DSLR camera is priced at Rs 52,995 if you buy it with the EF-S18-55 IS STM Kit. If you want the EF-S18-55 IS STM + EF-S55-250 IS STM double zoom kit along with the camera, you would have to pay Rs 65,995.
It is worth mentioning that the latest DSLR camera from Canon comes with a 24.1MP APS-C CMOS sensor, which is coupled with a DIGIC 8 processor that ensures that the user gets sharp and vibrant images. The latest offering from Canon has an ISO range of 100 to 25,600, which can be expanded up to ISO 51,200. The camera comes loaded with Dual Pixel CMOS AF technology that helps in focussing quickly on objects and the company ensures that it can even do so when used in lowly-lit areas. In addition to this, the device also comes with an Auto Lighting optimiser.
According to Canon, this enables the camera to capture dramatic scenes like sunrise or sunset or rich colours of a grass field. Furthermore, Canon EOS 200D II DSLR camera has a Creative Assist function that helps in navigating through various settings in order to get the desired effect. The camera from Canon also has an eye-detection autofocus feature that is claimed to track the subject’s eyes even when they are moving.
The Canon EOS 200D II DSLR camera comes with a vari-angle 3.0-inch LCD touch screen that has 1.04 million dots pixels. It also has the capability of recording 4K videos and can be used to make 4K time-lapse movies.
Coming to the connectivity, the newly launched Canon EOS 200D II comes with one-touch Wi-Fi button, which can be used for uploading photos on social media platforms or even to cloud storage. Users will also have the option of transferring photos to a smart device and control various settings of the camera like shutter speed, self-timer, focus selection and others using the Canon Camera Connect app. The device also has a built-in Bluetooth low energy that helps it to stay connected for quick access.
Speaking about the product, Mr Eddie Udagawa, Vice President, Consumer Imaging and Information Centre, Canon India said, “With the increasing interest in photography, consumers are now looking for products that are not only feature-rich but also convenient to use and carry. Keeping abreast with their evolving requirements, we are delighted to launch Canon EOS 200D II DSLR, which aims to facilitate a convenient, hassle-free and an enjoyable experience to photography enthusiasts. Powered by 24.1 megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor and the latest DIGIC 8 image processor, the camera will enable users create vibrant and sharp images with every click. On top of an intuitive interface, EOS 200D II is loaded with features that will enhance portrait shots and seamless connectivity for users to share their snapshots instantly. With the new product, we are positive that photographers at all levels will feel empowered to capture their everyday, fleeting moments that inspire them.”
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