Canon EOS R5 Compared to the Canon EOS 5Ds

SpecificationsCanon EOS R5Canon EOS 5Ds
  Canon EOS 5Ds
Year Introduced20202015
Total Pixels47.153.0
Sensor Size36.0 x 24.0mm36.0 x 24.0mm
Pixel Dimensions8192 x 54648688 x 5792
Pixel Size4.39µm4.14µm
Diffraction-Limited Aperturef/7.1f/6.7
Sensor Readout Speed (ms)16.3
Sensor StabilizationYN
Lens MountRF, RF-S (EF, EF-S, and TS-E lenses when using Mount Adapter EF-EOS R)EF (excludes EF-S lenses), TS-E, MP-E
Image ProcessorDIGIC XDual DIGIC 6
TypePhase-difference detection system with image sensor (Dual Pixel CMOS AF)TTL-CT-SIR with a dedicated CMOS sensor
Points1,053 AF Areas covering approx. 100% of the frame, 5,940 individually selectable AF points with 90% horizontal and 100% vertical coverage61 Point / 41 f/4 cross-type AF points inc 5 dual cross type at f/2.8
The number of cross-type AF points will differ depending on the lens.
Working RangeEV -6 to 20 (f/1.2, at 73°F/23°C, ISO 100, One-Shot AF, Center AF Point)EV -2 - 18 (at 20°C & ISO100)
Point SelectionAutomatic Selection: Face+Tracking AF, Spot AF, 1-point AF, Expand AF Area (Above, below, left and right/Around), Zone AF, and Large Zone AF (Vertical, Horizontal)Automatic selection: 61 point AF
Manual selection: Single point AF (61, 41 cross type only, 15 or 9 points selectable)
Manual selection: Spot AF 
Manual selection: AF point Expansion 4 points (up, down, left, right)
Manual selection: AF point Expansion surrounding 8 points
Manual selection: Zone AF 
AF points can be selected separately for vertical and horizontal shooting
MicroadjustmentAF Menu
+/- 20 steps ( wide and tele setting for Zooms)
Adjust all lenses by same amount
Adjust up to 40 lenses individually
Adjustments remembered for lens by serial number
Touch & Drag AFY
Eye Detection AFY
Focus Bracketing/StackingY
Exposure Control  
Metering ModesReal-time with image sensor, 384-zone (24x16)
(1) Evaluative metering (AF point-linked)
(2) Partial metering (approx. 5.8% of the area at the center of the screen)
(3) Spot metering (approx. 2.9% of the area at the center of the screen)
(4) Center-weighted average metering
150,000-pixel RGB+IR metering sensor
EOS iSA System with 252-zone metering:
(1) Evaluative metering (linked to All AF point)
(2) Partial metering (approx. 6.1% of viewfinder at center)
(3) Spot metering (approx. 1.3% viewfinder at center)
* AF point-linked spot metering not provided
(4) Center weighted average metering
Metering RangeEV -3 – 20 (at 73°F/23°C, ISO 100)EV 1 – 20 (at 23°C with 50mm f/1.4 lens ISO100)
Exposure Comp+/-3 stops in 1/3- or 1/2-stop increments+/-5 EV in 1/3 or 1/2 stop increments (can be combined with AEB).
AEB2, 3, 5 or 7 shots in +/-3 stops in 1/3- or 1/2-stop increments2, 3, 5 or 7 Shots +/-3 EV 1/3 or 1/2 stop increments
Light Flicker ModeY
ISO SensitivityAuto 100-51200 (in 1/3-stop or whole stop increments)
ISO can be expanded to L:50, H1: 102400
Auto (100-6400), 100-6400 (in 1/3-stop or whole stop increments) 
ISO can be expanded to L: 50, H1: 12800
Shutter Speed30-1/8000 sec (1/2 or 1/3 stop increments), Bulb (Total shutter speed range. Available range varies by shooting mode)30 - 1/8000 sec (1/2 or 1/3 stop increments) + Bulb (Shutter speed range available varies according to shooting mode)
Type0.5" (12.7mm) OLED color EVF, 5.76 Million dotsPentaprism
CoverageApprox. 100%Approx. 100%
MagnificationApprox. 0.76xApprox. 0.71x
EyepointApprox. 23mmApprox. 21mm
InformationShutter speed, Aperture, ISO speed, AF point information, Exposure level indicator, Number of remaining exposures, Exposure compensation, Battery level, Electronic shutter, HDR shooting, Highlight tone priority, Multiple-exposure shooting, Dual Pixel RAW shooting, Self-timer shooting mode, Maximum burst, AF method, Exposure simulation, Drive mode, AEB, Metering mode, FEB, Anti-flicker shooting, Still/video cropping, Shooting mode, Aspect ratio, Scene icons Auto Lighting Optimizer, AE lock Picture Style, Flash-ready, White balance, FE lock, Image Quality, High-speed sync, Bluetooth function, Wi-Fi on/off, , Histogram, Electronic level, Focus distance scale in manual focus, IS system, Audio Level – Manual (video), recording time remaining (video), headphone level (video), Video recording resolution frame rate and compression (video) Rec indicator (video)AF information: Single/Spot AF points, AF Frame, AF status, Focus indicator, AF mode, AF point selection, AF point registration
Exposure information: Shutter speed, aperture value, ISO speed (always displayed), AE lock, exposure level/compensation, flash metering, spot metering circle, exposure warning, AEB, metering mode, shooting mode
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
Other information: Battery check, Warning symbol, Flicker Detection, drive mode, white balance, JPEG/RAW indicator
DOF PreviewYes, via ViewfinderYes, with Depth of Field preview button.
TypeVari-angle touch screen 3.15" (8.01cm) Clear View LCD II, approx. 2.10 million dots3.2" (8.11cm) Clear View II TFT, approx. 1040K dots
CoatingAnti-smudgeAnti-reflection and Solid Structure
Brightness AdjManual: Adjustable to one of seven levelsAdjustable to one of seven levels
Display Options(1) Basic Camera settings
(2) Advance Camera settings
(3) Camera settings plus histogram and dual level display
(4) No info
(5) Quick Control Screen
(1) Quick Control Screen
(2) Camera settings
(3) Dual Axis Electronic Level
Built-in GNN/A (ISO 100, meters)N/A (ISO 100, meters)
Built-in CoverageN/AN/A
Built-in Recycle TimeN/AN/A
ModesE-TTL II Auto Flash, Metered ManualE-TTL II Auto Flash, Metered Manual
X-Sync1/250 sec, 1/200 sec1/200sec (EX series Speedlites only)
Exposure Compensation±3 stops in 1/3- or 1/2-stop increments+/- 3EV in 1/2 or 1/3 increments
Hot Shoe/PC TerminalYes / YesYes / Yes
External Flash CompE-TTL II with EX and EL series Speedlites, wireless multi-flash supportE-TTL II with EX series Speedlites, wireless multi-flash support
Shooting ModesStills: Scene Intelligent Auto, Flexible priority AE (FV), Program AE (P), Shutter priority AE (Safety shift possible) (Tv), Aperture priority AE (Safety shift possible) (Av), Manual (M), Bulb and Custom shooting mode C1, C2, C3Auto+, Program AE, Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual (Stills and Movie), Custom (x3)
Picture StylesAuto, Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Fine Detail, Neutral, Faithful, Monochrome, User Defined (x3)Auto, Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Neutral, Faithful, Monochrome, User Defined (x3)
Image ProcessingDual Pixel RAW – Portrait Relighting, Background Clarity (in camera)
Highlight Tone Priority (2 settings)
Auto Lighting Optimizer (4 settings)
Long exposure noise reduction
Clarity High ISO speed noise reduction (4 settings) (stills and video)
Lens optical correction
- Peripheral illumination correction, Chromatic aberration correction Distortion correction (during/after still photo shooting, during video only)
Diffraction correction
Digital Lens Optimizer (during/after still photo shooting)
Resize to M, S1, S2
Cropping of images (JPEG/HEIF)
- Aspect ratios 3:2, 4:3, 16:9, 1:1
- Switch between vertical and horizontal cropping orientation
- Image straightening
- Cropping frame can be moved using touch screen operation
RAW image processing
Multiple exposure
HEIF to Jpeg conversion
Highlight Tone Priority
Auto Lighting Optimizer (4 settings)
Long exposure noise reduction
High ISO speed noise reduction (4 settings)
Auto Correction of Lens Peripheral illumination
Chromatic aberration correction
Distortion correction
Resize to M1, M2 or S
RAW image processing - during image Playback only 
Multiple exposure
HDR images 5 presets
Abberration Corrections
Drive ModesSingle, Continuous High +, Continuous High, Continuous Low, Silent Single, Self timer (2s+remote, 10s+remote)Single, Continuous L, Continuous H, Self-timer (2s+remote, 10s+remote),
Silent single shooting, Silent continuous shooting
Continuous ShootingMax. approx. 12 fps speed maintained for 350 JPEG, 180 RAW, or 260 CRAW images with AF Tracking, 20 fps with Electronic (Silent) ShutterMax. Approx. 5fps. (speed maintained for up to 510 number of JPEGs or 14 RAW images) with UDMA mode 7 card
Shutter Lag50ms59ms
Viewfinder Blackout125ms
Live View  
FrameRate120 fps29.97 fps
FocusingManual Focus (Magnify the image 5x or 10x at any point on screen)
Autofocus: Dual Pixel CMOS AF (Face Detection and Tracking AF, 1point AF, Expand AF Area, Zone AF, and Touch shutter
Manual Focus (Magnify the image 6x or 16x at any point on screen)
Autofocus: Quick mode, Live mode, Live Face detection mode
MeteringReal-time with image sensor, 384-zone (24x16)
(1) Evaluative metering (AF point-linked)
(2) Partial metering (approx. 6.1% of the area at the center of the screen)
(3) Spot metering (approx. 3.1% of the area at the center of the screen)
(4) Center-weighted average metering
Real-time evaluative metering with image sensor
Active metering time can be changed
Display OptionsGrid overlay (x3), Histogram, Aspect ratios, Dual Axis Electronic Level
File Information  
Still ImageTypeJPEG: 2 compression options
RAW: RAW, C-RAW 14 bit (14-bit with Mechanical shutter and Electronic 1st Curtain, 13-bit A/D conversion with H+ mode, 12-bit A/D conversion with Electronic shutter)
HEIF: 10bit HEIF
JPEG: Fine, Normal (Exif 2.3 [Exif Print] compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system (2.0), 
RAW: RAW, sRAW1, sRAW2 (14bit, Canon original RAW 2nd edition), 
Digital Print Order Format [DPOF] Version 1.1 compliant
Image SizeJPEG / HEIF
3:2 ratio (L, RAW, C-RAW) 8192 x 5464, (M1) 5808 x 3872, (S1) 4176 x 2784, (S2) 2400 x 1600 1.6x (crop) (L) 5088 x 3392, (S2) 2400 x 1600
4:3 ratio (L) 7280 x 5464, (M1) 5152 x 3872, (S1) 3712 x 2784, (S2) 2112 x 1600
16:9 ratio (L) 8192 x 4608, (M1) 5808 x 3264, (S1) 4176 x 2344, (S2) 2400 x 1344
1:1 ratio (L) 5456 x 5456, (M1) 3872 x 3872, (S1) 2784 x 2784, (S2) 1600 x 1600
Full Frame - (L) 8688x5792, (M1) 7680x5120, (M2) 5760x3840, (S1) 4320x2880, (S2) 1920x1280, (S3) 720x480
1.3x Crop - (L) 6768x4512, (M1) 6016x4000, (M2) 4512x3008, (S1) 3376x2256, (S2) 1920x1280, (S3) 720x480
1.6x Crop - (L) 5424x3616, (M1) 4800x3200, (M2) 3616x2408, (S1) 2704x1808, (S2) 1920x1280, (S3) 720x480
1:1 Crop - (L) 5792x5792, (M1) 5120x5120, (M2) 3840x3840, (S1) 2880x2880, (S2) 1280x1280, (S3) 480x480
(RAW) 8688x5792,
(M-RAW) 6480x4320,
(S-RAW) 4320x2880
Movie Type8K RAW, 8K DCI/UHD to 30 fps, 4K DCI/UHD to 120 fps, 10-bit 4:2:2 with Canon LOG or HDR PQ, Internal Recording in All Formats, with AFMOV (Video: H.264 Intra frame / inter frame, Sound: Linear PCM)
Movie Size8K/4K/Full HD: AVC/H.265 variable (average) bit rate
Audio: Linear PCM 4K/ Full HD: MPEG4 AVC/H.264 variable (average) bit rate
Audio: Linear PCM 8K RAW: 12bit CRM Audio: Linear PCM
8K DCI (17:9) 8192 x 4320 (29.97, 25, 24, 23.98 fps) RAW, intra or inter frame
8K UHD (16:9) 7680 x 4320 (29.97, 25, , 23.98 fps) intra or inter frame
4K DCI (17:9) 4096 x 2160 (119.9, 100, 59.94, 50, 29.97, 25, 24, 23.98 fps) intra or inter frame
4K UHD (16:9) 3840 x 2160 (119.9, 100, 59.94, 50, 29.97, 25, 23.98 fps) intra or inter frame
Full HD (16:9) 1920 x 1080 (59.94, 50, 29.97, 25, 23.98 fps) intra or inter frame
Full HD (16:9) 1920 x 1080 HDR (29.97, 25 fps) inter frame
Full HD (16:9) 1920 x 1080 (29.97, 25) light inter frame
1920 x 1080 (29.97, 25, 23.976 fps) intra or inter frame
1280 x 720 (59.94, 50 fps) intra or inter frame
640 x 480 (59.94, 50 fps) inter frame
Movie LengthMax duration 29min 59sec. (excluding High Frame Rate movies). No 4GB file limit with exFAT formatted SD card.Max duration 29min 59sec, Max single file size 4GB
Other Information  
Wireless FeaturesBuilt-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth
GPSVia GP-E2 GPS receiver
Custom Functions23 Custom Functions13 Custom Functions with 47 settings
LCD Panel / IlluminationYes / YesYes / Yes
Water & Dust ResistanceYesYes (equal to EOS-1N)
Sound MemoYesNo
Computer InterfaceUSB 3.1 Gen 2SuperSpeed USB (USB 3.0): for computer communication and direct printing
Other InterfaceHDMI micro out terminal Type D (CEC not compatible), Microphone in (3.5mm stereo mini jack), Headphone out (3.5mm stereo mini jack)HDMI Type C, External microphone (Stereo mini jack)
Memory TypeDual, CFexpress (Type B) and SD/SDHC/SDXC, UHS-II SupportedCompactFlash Type I (UDMA 7 compatible), SD card, SDHC card or SDXC card (UHS-1 compatible)
Batteries & Power  
BatteryRechargeable Li-ion Battery LP-E6NH (supplied), LP-E6N, LP-E6Rechargeable Li-ion Battery LP-E6N (supplied), 1x CR1616 for date & settings
Battery LifeApprox. With LCD 490 shots (at 23°C)
With LCD 470 (at 0°C)
With Viewfinder 320 shots (at 23°C)
With Viewfinder 310 (at 0°C)
Approx. 700 (73°F/ 23°C)
660 (32°F/ 0°C)
Power Supply Battery ChargersBattery charger LC-E6E (supplied), AC Adapter AC-E6N and DC Coupler DR-E6, AC Adapter Kit ACK-E6N/ACK-E6, Car Battery Charger CBC-E6, PD-E1 USB power adapterAC Adapter Kit ACK-E6, Battery charger LC-E6, Car Battery charger CBC-E6
Physical Specs  
Body MaterialsMagnesium Alloy body coversMagnesium Alloy body covers
Shutter Durability Rating500,000150,000
Operating Environment32–104°F / 0–+40°C0 – 40 °C, 85% or less humidity
Dimensions Inches5.45 x 3.84 x 3.46" (138.0 x 97.5 x 88.0mm)6.0 x 4.6 x 3.0" (152 x 116.4 x 76.4mm)
CIPA Weight26.0 oz (738g)32.8 oz (930g)
ViewfinderEyecup Eg, Eg-series Dioptric Adjustment Lens with Rubber Frame Eg, Anti Fog Eyepiece Eg, Angle Finder C
Wireless File TransmitterBuilt-inWireless File Transmitter WFT-E7
Compatible LensesRF (EF, EF-S, TS-E, MP-E with Adapter)All EF lenses (excludes EF-S lenses), TS-E and MP-E lenses
Battery Grip BG-R10  Buy ► BG-E11  Buy ►
RemoteRemote control with N3 type socket; Wireless Remote Control BR-E1Remote control with N3 type contact, Wireless Controller LC-5, Remote Controller RC-6
OtherHand Strap E2, GP-E2
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