Canon EOS M100 Overview
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The Canon EOS M100 is the company's entry-level mirrorless interchangeable lens camera. It features a 24MP APS-C CMOS sensor, DIGIC 7 processor and the company's impressive Dual Pixel AF system. The camera has a touchscreen LCD which tilts upward 180 degrees for selfies and an easy-to-use interface. The M100 supports 1080/60p video capture and has a full set of wireless features for beaming your pictures to the social media world. It uses Canon's EF-M mount and can use EF lenses via an optional adapter.
|Body type||Rangefinder-style mirrorless|
|Max resolution||6000 x 4000|
|Effective pixels||24 megapixels|
|Sensor size||APS-C (22.3 x 14.9 mm)|
|Lens mount||Canon EF-M|
|Focal length mult.||1.6×|
|Max shutter speed||1/4000 sec|
|Storage types||SD/SDHC/SDXC card (UHS-I compatible)|
|USB||USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)|
|Weight (inc. batteries)||302 g (0.67 lb / 10.65 oz)|
|Dimensions||108 x 67 x 35 mm (4.25 x 2.64 x 1.38″)|
The EOS M100 is Canon's smallest and cheapest mirrorless interchangeable lens camera, and is perfectly suited to its intended audience of smartphone users looking to step up their photography game. The touchscreen controls are polished and approachable, image quality is great, and the full auto mode works impressively well. Video and burst shooting specifications are behind the competition, but overall, the M100 is a solid camera that represents a great value in Canon's lineup.
Good for: First-time camera buyers and beginning photographers interested in general photography, travel photographers, anyone looking for a small camera with great image quality.
Not so good for: Advanced photographers that want more direct control, video shooters that need a better feature set, and photographers that want to get into sports and action photography.