Canon EOS 90D Compared to the Canon EOS M6 Mark II

SpecificationsCanon EOS 90DCanon EOS M6 Mark II
  Canon EOS 90D Canon EOS M6 Mark II
Year Introduced20192019
Megapixels32.532.5
Total Pixels34.434.4
Sensor Size22.3 x 14.9mm22.3 x 14.9mm
Pixel Dimensions6960 x 46406960 x 4640
Pixel Size3.20µm3.20µm
Diffraction-Limited Aperturef/5.2f/5.2
Aspect Ratio3:23:2
Sensor Stabilization
Sensor CleaningSelf Cleaning Sensor UnitSelf Cleaning Sensor Unit
Lens MountEF, EF-S, TS-E, MP-EEF-M (EF, EF-S, TS-E, MP-E lenses compatible via Mount Adapter EF-EOS M)
FOVCF1.6x1.6x
Image ProcessorDIGIC 8DIGIC 8
 
Autofocus  
TypeTTL secondary image-forming phase-difference detection system with AF-dedicated sensorDual Pixel CMOS AF (Face+Tracking AF, Spot AF, Zone AF, 1-point AF)
Points45 cross-type AF points
(45 f/5.6 cross-type AF points, 27 f/8 points [9 cross-type], centre point is f/2.8 and f/5.6 dual cross-type)
Maximum 143 automatically selected
Maximum 5481 manually selectable positions
Working RangeEV -3 - 18 (at 23°C & ISO100)EV -5–18 (at room temperature, ISO 100, f/1.4, center AF point, One-Shot AF)
ModesOne-Shot AF
Predictive AI Servo AF (AI Servo AF II)
AI Focus AF
(1) Autofocus
• One-Shot AF
• Servo AF
(2) Manual focus
(3) Movie Servo AF
Point SelectionAutomatic selection: 45 point AF
Manual selection: Spot AF
Single point AF
Manual selection: Zone AF
Manual selection: Large Zone AF
AF points can be selected separately for vertical and horizontal shooting
Single-point AF (5,481 selectable AF points), Zone AF (5x5, 25 points), Face + Tracking AF (13x11, 143 points), and Single-point Spot AF
PredictiveYes, up to 8m
Assist BeamIntermittent firing of built-in flash or emitted by optionaldedicated SpeedliteVia LED assist beam
MicroadjustmentYesNo
 
Exposure Control  
Metering Modes216-zone (18 x 12) metering with approx. 220,000-pixel RGB+IR metering sensor and TTL full-aperture.
384-zone (24 x 16) metering using image sensor output signals (Live View and Movie Recording).
The following metering modes selectable:
(1) Evaluative metering (linked to all AF points)
(2) Partial metering on the center part of the viewfinder (approx. 6.5% of viewfinder/approx. 4.5% in live view)
(3) Spot metering (approx. 2.0% of viewfinder/approx. 2.6% in live view)
(4) Center-weighted average metering
Real-time metering using the image sensor
(1) Evaluative metering (384 zones 24 x16)
(2) Partial metering (approx. 4.5% of screen, at center)
(3) Spot metering (approx. 2.6% of screen, at center)
(4) Center-weighted evaluative metering
Metering RangeEV -3 – 18Still image: EV -2–20
Movie recording: EV 0–20
Exposure Comp±5 stops in 1/3- or 1/2-stop increments+/-3 EV in 1/3 stop increments
AEB+/-3 EV in 1/3 or 1/2 stop increments+/-3 EV in 1/3 or 1/2-stop increments
ISO SensitivityISO 100–25600 (1/3-stop), Expanded 51200ISO AUTO (100 - 25600), 100 - 25600 in 1/3 stop increments
Movie: ISO AUTO (100 - 6400), 100 - 12800 in 1/3-stop increments
Shutter Speed30 - 1/8000 sec (1/3 stop increments) + Bulb (Shutter speed range available varies according to shooting mode), 1/16000 with Electronic Shutter30-1/4000 sec (1/3 stop increments) (Available range varies by shooting mode), 1/16000 with Electronic Shutter
WB SettingsAWB (Ambience priority, White priority), Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten light, White Fluorescent light, Flash, Custom, Color Temperature Setting.
White balance compensation:
1. Blue/Amber +/-9
2. Magenta/ Green +/-9
AWB, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten light, White Fluorescent light, Flash, Custom, Color Temperature (100 Kelvin increments)
White balance bracketing
Custom WBYes, 1 setting can be registeredYes, 1 setting can be registered
WB Bracketing+/-3 levels in single level increments
3 bracketed images per shutter release.
Selectable Blue/Amber bias or Magenta/ Green bias.
 
Viewfinder  
TypePentaprismOptional Electronic Viewfinder EVF-DC1, EVF-DC2
CoverageApprox. 100%Approx. 100%
MagnificationApprox. 0.95xApprox.
EyepointApprox. 22mmApprox.
Focusing ScreenFixed
InformationAF information: AF points, focus confirmation, AF area selection mode
Exposure information: Shutter speed, aperture value, ISO speed (always displayed), AE lock, exposure level/compensation, spot metering circle, exposure warning, AEB.
Flash information: Flash ready, high-speed sync, FE lock, flash exposure compensation, red-eye reduction light.
Image information: Card information, maximum burst (2 digit display), Highlight tone priority (D+).
Composition information: Grid, Electronic level, Aspect Ratio
Other information: Battery check, Alert symbol, Flicker Detection
With EVF-DC2:
Customisable and toggle via INFO. Button
(1) Liveview image with exposure info
(2) Liveview image with basic info
(3) Liveview image with full info
Customizable settings:
Shooting Info, Grid overlay (x3 formats), Histogram (Brightness/ RGB), Electronic Level, Aspect Ratio
DOF PreviewYes, with Depth of Field preview button.Yes, via customizable buttons
Eyepiece ShutterOn strap
 
LCD  
TypeTouch screen Vari angle 3.0" (7.7cm) 3:2 Clear View II TFT, approx. 1040K dotsTouchscreen, Tiltable (180° up, 45° down) 3.0” (7.5 cm) 3:2 ClearView II TFT, approx. 1,040k dots
CoverageApprox. 100%Approx. 100%
Viewing AngleApprox. 170°Approx. 170°
CoatingAnti smudge
Brightness AdjAdjustable to one of seven levelsAdjustable to one of seven levels
Display Options(1) Quick Control Screen
(2) Camera settings
(3) Electronic Level
Customizable and toggle via INFO. Button
(1) Live View image with basic info
(2) Live View image with full info
(3) Live View image with no information
(4) Quick Control Screen
Customizable settings:
Shooting Info, Grid overlay (x3 formats), Histogram (Brightness/ RGB), Electronic Level, Aspect Ratio
 
Flash  
Built-in GN12 (ISO 100, meters)4.6 (ISO 100, meters)
Built-in CoverageUp to 17mm focal length (35mm equivalent: 28mm)Up to 15mm focal length (35mm equivalent: 24mm)
Built-in Recycle TimeApprox. 3 secondsApprox. 4 seconds
ModesAuto, Manual flash, Integrated Speedlite TransmitterAuto (E-TTL II)
X-Sync 1/250 sec 1/200 sec
Exposure Compensation±3 stops in 1/3- or 1/2-stop increments±2 stops in 1/3- or 1/2-stop increments
Hot Shoe/PC TerminalYes / NoYes / No
External Flash CompE-TTL II with EX series Speedlites, wireless multi-flash supportE-TTL II with EX series Speedlites, wireless multi-flash support
External Flash ControlVia Flash Setting Menu Via camera setting/flash setting menu
 
Shooting  
Shooting ModesScene Intelligent Auto (Stills and Movie), Creative Auto, SCN(Portrait, Landscape, Close-up, Sports, Night Portrait, Handheld Night Scene, HDR Backlight Control, Food, Kids, Candlelight), Creative filters, Program AE, Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual (Stills and Movie), Bulb, Custom1, Custom 2, Group Photo, PanningScene Intelligent Auto, Hybrid Auto, Creative Assist, SCN (Self-Portrait, Portrait, Smooth Skin, Landscape, Sports, Close-up, Food, Panning, Handheld Night Scene, HDR Backlight Control), Creative Filters (Grainy B/W, Soft Focus, Fish-eye Effect, Water painting effect, Toy camera effect, Miniature effect, HDR Art standard, vivid, bold, embossed), Program AE, Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Flexible Priority (FV), Manual exposure, Movie (Movie auto exposure, Movie manual exposure, HDR movies, Movie creative Effects, Time-lapse movie (3 scenes and custom))
Picture StylesAuto, Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Fine Detail, Neutral, Faithful, Monochrome, User Defined (x3)Auto, Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Fine Detail, Neutral, Faithful, Monochrome, User Defined (x3)
Image ProcessingHighlight Tone Priority (normal plus enhanced)
Auto Lighting Optimizer (4 settings)
Long exposure noise reduction
High ISO speed noise reduction (4 settings)
Multi Shot Noise Reduction
Auto Correction of Lens Peripheral illumination and Chromatic aberration correction
Creative Assist
Creative filters (Grainy B/W, Soft focus, Fish-eye effect, Water painting effect, Toy camera effect, Miniature effect)
Multi-exposure
RAW image processing - during image Playback only
Resize to M or S1, S2
Digital Lens Optimizer
HDR art vivid, HDR art bold, HDR art embossed, HDR art standard to Creative Filters
Highlight Tone Priority (standard and enhanced)
Auto Lighting Optimizer (4 settings)
Long exposure noise reduction
High ISO speed noise reduction (4 settings + Multi Shot NR)
Lens peripheral illumination correction
Chromatic aberration correction
Diffraction correction
 
Creative Assist:
Presets
Background Blur (5 settings)
Brightness (19 levels)
Contrast (9 levels)
Saturation (9 levels)
Color Tone 1 & 2 (9 levels)
Monochrome (Off/Black and white/Sepia/Blue/Purple/Green)
Drive ModesSingle, Continuous L, Continuous H, Self timer (2s+remote, 10s +remote), Silent single shooting, Silent continous shooting
Self-Timer: Continuous, Continuous Panning
Single, High-Speed Continuous, Low-Speed Continuous, Self timer (2s, 10s, Custom, Remote)
Continuous ShootingMax. Approx. 10fps. (speed maintained for 58 JPEG and 25 RAW with UHS-II card)
Live view Max. Approx 11fps. with One-Shot AF, 7fps with Servo AF
One shot / Servo AF: Approx. 14 shots/sec for up to 54 frames in JPEG and 23 frames in RAW or 36 in CRAW
Shutter Lag59ms53ms
Viewfinder Blackout96msN/A
 
Live View  
TypeElectronic viewfinder with image sensorElectronic viewfinder with image sensor
CoverageApprox. 100% (horizontally and vertically)Approx. 100% (horizontally and vertically)
FrameRate59.94 fps
FocusingManual Focus (Magnify 5x or 10x at any point on screen)
Autofocus: Dual Pixel CMOS AF (Face detection and Tracking AF, Eye AF, FlexiZone-Multi, FlexiZone-Single), Tracking sensitivity adj, accel tracking, AF auto pt. switching
Manual Focus (Magnify 5x or 10x at any point on screen)
Autofocus: Dual Pixel CMOS AF (Face detection and Tracking AF, Eye AF, FlexiZone-Multi, FlexiZone-Single)
MeteringReal-time evaluative metering with image sensor. Evaluative metering, partial metering, spot metering, center-weighted average metering.Real-time evaluative metering with image sensor. Evaluative metering, partial metering, spot metering, center-weighted average metering.
Display OptionsGrid overlay (x3), Histogram, Electronic levelCustomisable and toggle via INFO. Button
(1) basic info
(2) full info
(3) screen buttons
 
Customisable settings:
Shooting Info, Grid overlay (x3 formats), Histogram (Brightness/RGB), Electronic Level, Aspect Ratio
 
File Information  
Still ImageTypeJPEG: Fine, Normal (Exif 2.31 compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system (2.0)
RAW: RAW (CR3 14-bit), CRAW (Compact RAW)
Digital Print Order Format [DPOF] Version 1.1 compliant
JPEG: Fine, Normal (Exif 2.31 compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system (2.0)
RAW: RAW (CR3 14-bit)
Digital Print Order Format [DPOF] Version 1.1 compliant
RAW+JPEG Simultaneous RecYes, any combination of RAW + JPEG possible.Yes, RAW + various JPEG compression possible
Image SizeRAW: (3:2) 6960 x 4640, (4:3) 6160 x 4640, (16:9) 6960 x 3904, (1:1) 4640x 4640
 
JPEG 3:2 (L) 6960 x 4640, (M) 4800 x 3200, (S1) 3472 x 2320, (S2) 2400 x 1600
JPEG 4:3 (L) 6160 x 4640, (M) 4256 x 3200 (S1) 3072 x 2320 (S2) 2112 x 1600
JPEG 16:9 (L) 6960 x 3904, (M) 4800 x 2688 (S1) 3472 x 1952 (S2) 2400 x 1344
JPEG (1:1) (L) 4640 x 4640, (M) 3200 x 3200, (S1) 2300 x 2300 (S2) 1600 x 1600
 
In-camera RAW processing & Image Resize available in playback
RAW: (3:2) 6960 x 4640, (4:3) 6160 x 4640, (16:9) 6960 x 3904, (1:1) 4640x 4640
 
JPEG 3:2 (L) 6960 x 4640, (M) 4800 x 3200, (S1) 3472 x 2320, (S2) 2400 x 1600
JPEG 4:3 (L) 6160 x 4640, (M) 4256 x 3200 (S1) 3072 x 2320 (S2) 2112 x 1600
JPEG 16:9 (L) 6960 x 3904, (M) 4800 x 2688 (S1) 3472 x 1952 (S2) 2400 x 1344
JPEG (1:1) (L) 4640 x 4640, (M) 3200 x 3200, (S1) 2300 x 2300 (S2) 1600 x 1600
 
In-camera RAW processing & Image Resize available in playback
Movie TypeMP4 [Video: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, Audio: MPEG-4 AAC-LC (stereo)]MP4 [Video: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, Audio: MPEG-4 AAC-LC (stereo)]
Movie Size4K - 3840 x 2160 (29.97, 25 fps)
Full HD - 1920 x 1080 (119.88, 100, 59.94, 50, 29.97, 25 fps)
HD - 1280 x 720 (59.94, 50 fps)
HDR - 1920 x 1080 (29.97, 25 fps)
4K Timelapse - 3840 x 2160 (29.97, 25 fps)
4K - 3840 x 2160 (29.97, 25 fps)
Full HD - 1920 x 1080 (119.88, 100, 59.94, 50, 29.97, 25 fps)
HD - 1280 x 720 (59.94, 50 fps)
HDR - 1920 x 1080 (29.97, 25 fps)
4K Timelapse - 3840 x 2160 (29.97, 25 fps)
Movie LengthMax duration 29min 59sec, Max file size 4GB (If file size exceeds 4GB a new file will be created automatically)Max duration 29min 59sec, Max file size 4GB (If file size exceeds 4GB a new file will be created automatically)
 
Other Information  
Wireless FeaturesBuilt-in Wi-Fi, BluetoothBuilt-in Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
GPSvia optional GP-E2 GPS Receiver
Custom Functions29 Custom Functions9 Customizable Buttons / 3 dials
LCD Panel / IlluminationYes/YesYes/Yes
Water & Dust ResistanceYes
Sound MemoNoNo
Orientation SensorYesYes
Playback Zoom1.5x - 10x1.5x - 10x
Display Formats(1) Single image with information (2 levels)
(2) Single image
(3) 4 image index
(4) 9 image index
(5) 36 image index
(6) 100 image index
(7) Jump Display
(8) Movie edit
(1) Single image with information (2 levels)
(2) Single image
(3) 4 image index
(4) 9 image index
(5) 36 image index
(6) 100 image index
(7) Jump Display
(8) Movie edit
 
Interface  
Computer InterfaceHi-Speed USB (Micro-B USB connector)USB Type C (Speed equivalent to High-speed USB 2.0)
Other InterfaceWireless LAN (IEEE802.11b/g/n), (2.4 GHz only, 1-11 ch)
 
Bluetooth (v4.1, Bluetooth low energy)
 
HDMI mini output (YCbCr 4:2:2, 8bit, streaming with or without shooting info., HDR output of photos to compatible TV)
 
External microphone (3.5mm Stereo mini jack)
 
Headphone socket (Stereo mini jack)
Wireless LAN (IEEE802.11b/g/n), (2.4 GHz only, 1-11 ch)
Bluetooth® (Specification version 4.1, Bluetooth low energy technology)
HDMI (Micro - Type-D connector), Output options include [With info], [Clean / 4K output], and [Clean / FHD output]. HDR output to compatible TV supported
 
Memory  
Memory TypeSD, SDHC or SDXC (UHS-II)SD, SDHC or SDXC (UHS-II)
 
Batteries & Power  
BatteryRechargeable Li-ion Battery LP-E6NRechargeable Battery Pack LP-E17
Battery LifeApprox. Approx: 1300 (at 23°C, AE 50%, FE 50%)
Approx. 1200 (at 0°C, AE 50%, FE 50%)
Approx. 1860 (at 23°C, AE 100%)
Approx. Approx: 305 shots, 410 shots with Eco Mode On, 250 shots with EVF)
Battery Indicator6 levels + percentage4 levels
Power SavingPower turns off after 10/30 (default), 1, 2, 4, 8, or 15 minsDisplay off (15, 30 sec or 1, 3, 5, 10, 30 mins)
Auto Power Down (30 sec or 1, 3, 5, 10 mins, Disable)
ECO mode
Power Supply Battery ChargersAC Adapter AC-E6(N), DC coupler: DR-E6, Battery charger LC-E6, Car Battery charger CBC-E6Battery charger LC-E17E
Compact Power Adapter CA-PS700
DC Coupler DR-E17
 
Physical Specs  
Body MaterialsPolycarbonate resin with glass fiber
Shutter Durability Rating120,000
Operating Environment32–104°F / 0–40°C, 85% or less humidity32–104°F / 0–40°C
Dimensions Inches5.54 x 4.13 x 3.03" (140.7 x 104.8 x 76.8mm)4.71 x 2.76 x 1.94" (119.6 x 70.0 x 49.2mm)
CIPA Weight24.73 oz (701g)12.73 oz (361g)
 
Accessories  
ViewfinderEyecup Eb, E-series Dioptric Adjustment Lens, Eyepiece Extender EP-EX15II, Angle Finder COptional Electronic Viewfinder EVF-DC1
(0.48 type), 4:3 aspect ratio, Approx. 2,360,000 dots, 100% coverage. Approx. 43 g
Optional Electronic Viewfinder EVF-DC2
(0.39 type), 4:3 aspect ratio, Approx. 2,360,000 dots, 100% coverage. Approx. 29 g
Camera CaseLeather case EH21-LNeck Strap EM-E2 Series
Wireless File TransmitterBuilt inBuilt in
Compatible LensesAll EF, EF-S, TS-E and MP-E lensesEF-M (EF and EF-S lenses compatible via Mount adapter EF-EOS M)
Compatible FlashCanon Speedlites (90EX, 220EX, 270EX, 270EX II, 320EX, 380EX, 420EX, 430EX, 430EX II, 430EX III-RT, 550EX, 580EX, 580EX II, 600EX, 600EX-RT, 600EX II-RT, Macro-Ring-Lite MR-14EX, Macro Ring Lite MR-14EX II, Macro Twin Lite MT-24EX, Speedlite Transmitter ST-E2, Speedlite Transmitter ST-E3-RT)Canon Speedlites (90EX, 220EX, 270EX, 270EX II, 320EX, 380EX, 420EX, 430EX, 430EX II, 430EX III-RT, 550EX, 580EX, 580EX II, 600EX, 600EX-RT, 600EX II-RT, Macro-Ring-Lite MR-14EX, Macro Ring Lite MR-14EX II, Macro Twin Lite MT-24EX, Speedlite Transmitter ST-E2, Speedlite Transmitter ST-E3-RT)
Battery Grip BG-E14  Buy ►
RemoteRemote Switch RS-60E3, Remote Controller RC-6, Remote Controller BR-E1, Timer Remote Controller TC-80N3 only when used with Remote Controller Adapter RA-E3 Bluetooth Remote BR-E1
OtherDirectional Stereo Microphone DM-E1
GPS Reciever GP-E2
Hand Strap E2
Interface Cable IFC-100U, IFC-400U
Mount Adapter EF-EOSM
USB Power Adapter PD-E1
 
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