DPReview Published The Canon EOS 6D Mark II Review


DPReview published their full in-depth review for the Canon EOS 6D Mark II DSLR camera, and the Canon EOS 6D Mark II full frame DSLR camera achieved an impressive 80% overall score from the experts at DPReview.



  • Updated 26MP sensor with good high ISO performance
  • Pleasing JPEG color
  • Generally good ergonomics and controls
  • Effective Dual Pixel autofocus
  • Polished touchscreen operation with fully articulated touchscreen
  • Weather-sealed
  • 6.5 fps burst shooting through optical viewfinder
  • Updated autofocus system
  • Wi-Fi with NFC and GPS
  • Effective video stabilization system


  • Less low ISO dynamic range than even crop-sensor competitors
  • Limited autofocus spread in optical viewfinder
  • Viewfinder autofocus system accuracy lags behind competition
  • Very slow burst shooting with autofocus in live view
  • 1080/60p video is soft and lacks detail
  • Lacking headphone port
  • Rear control dial is mushy and imprecise


Conclusion from DPReview:

As it should be, the EOS 6D II is a better camera than its predecessor in almost every way. With plenty of resolution, respectable burst shooting speeds and pleasing Canon color, it’s a camera that’s capable of producing great images in a variety of situations. Despite this, it is simply overshadowed by competition that is made up of more capable cameras at similar or lower prices.

Canon EOS 6D Mark II Body: $1,999 at Amazon, B&H, Adorama.

Canon EOS 6D Mark II with 24-105mm f/3.5-5.6 Lens: $2,599 at Amazon, B&H, Adorama.

Canon EOS 6D Mark II with 24-105mm f/4 Lens: $3,099 at Amazon, B&H, Adorama.

You can read the full review at DPReview.

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