Canon Philippines has officially announced the availability and pre-order details of its newest full-frame mirrorless cameras, the EOS R5 and EOS R6.
“With breakthrough technologies and powerful features, Canon’s newest cameras are designed to future-proof your creative expressions and enhance the possibilities of better visual imaging and video storytelling. We could not be any prouder as we usher you, our dear Filipino visual storytellers, into the cinematic future with the first-ever full-frame mirrorless camera with 8K capability – the Canon EOS R5,” said Kazuhiro Ozawa, president and CEO, Canon Philippines.
The Canon EOS R5 and EOS R6 are the most anticipated cameras from the brand for the year, offering great performance for both professionals and amateur enthusiasts alike. The Canon EOS R5 is Canon’s first mirrorless camera to offer 8K video recording, making it a perfect companion for content creators who want to create stunning videos.
“We believe that the EOS R5 and EOS R6 will deliver above and beyond video performance for our Filipino image makers and professional shooters with its breakthrough technologies and features. In particular, the EOS R5 is our first full-frame interchangeable-lens camera with the ability to record 8K videos, which is a remarkable achievement within the camera industry,” said Benny Yu, head of consumer imaging and information division, Canon Philippines.
During the official launch, Canon Philippines also mentioned its collaboration with Asus, in which the computing giant provided its choice of hardware and components so content creators could fully experience the 8K output of the EOS R5.
Aside from the two full-frame cameras, Canon also announced the arrival of six new Canon RF lenses., as follows: RF 100-500mm F4.5-7.1 L IS USM, RF 600mm F11 IS STM, RF 800mm F11 IS STM, RF 85mm F2 Macro IS STM, the extender RF 1.4x , and the extender RF 2x.
Filipino visual storytellers, professional shooters, and serious content creators can now pre-order the Canon EOS R5 and R6 with a special pre-selling package by contacting any of the official Canon Philippines dealers from August 14 to 31, 2020.
The Canon EOS R5’s body is valued at PHP 254,498, while the EOS R5 with RF24-105mm L IS USM lens is valued at PHP 321,498 with a standard one-year warranty plus 2-years warranty when registered on the Canon Red Application.
The Canon EOS R5 pre-selling package comes with a total of PHP 101,530 worth of products and services such as:
- PHP 10,000 worth of CF Express discount
- Canon Care Pack Gold
- Exclusive in-depth workshops with Canon Brand Ambassadors (Hand-over training and 3 workshops)
- Three exclusive lens loan coupons
- Two CF Express loan coupon
- Three one-year unlimited cleaning coupon
- Be Unstoppable premium jacket
The Canon EOS R6 on the other hand, will have a body-only cost of PHP 165, 998. The EOS R6 with RF 24-105mm L IS USM lens is valued at PHP 232,998, and the EOS R6 with RF 24-105mm IS STM lens will be valued at PHP 191,498. All variants include a one-year standard warranty plus 2-years warranty when registered in the Canon Red App.
The Canon EOS R6 pre-selling package comes with a total of PHP 54,220 worth of products and services such as:
- Canon Care Pack Silver
- Exclusive and in-depth workshops with Canon Brand Ambassadors (hand-over training and 1 workshop)
- Two exclusive lens loan coupons
- Two one-year unlimited cleaning coupon
- Be Unstoppable Premium Jacket