EOS M50 + EF-M 15-45mm + EF-M 55-200mm lenses

Small and amazingly light, this modern classic packs the latest photo and video technology into a stylish design that fits in your hand.

Take exceptional photos and videos

Thanks to the EOS M50’s DSLR-sized sensor and incredible processing power, you can shoot stunning photos and cinematic 4K videos straight out of the camera, even in the toughest lighting conditions.

Modern design, intuitive shooting

Equipped with a Vari-Angle touchscreen with Touch and Drag AF and large, central electronic viewfinder, the EOS M50’s modern design is perfectly weighted in the hand, to deliver a refined, intuitive shooting experience.

Connect and share

Quickly connect to smart devices and PCs for easy image Sharing on social media or cloud backup to Irista, with Wi-Fi*, Bluetooth®** and automatic image sync and transfer***.

Create new memories with cinematic 4K video

Produce incredible high-resolution video footage with a unique look and feel and four times the image quality of Full HD.

Specifications in detail

Image Sensor

Type

22.3 x 14.9mm CMOS

Effective Pixels

Approx. 24.1 megapixels

Total Pixels

Approx 25.8 megapixels

Aspect Ratio

3:2

Low-Pass Filter

Built-in/Fixed

Sensor Cleaning

EOS integrated cleaning system

Colour Filter Type

Primary Colour

Image Processor

Type

DIGIC 8

Lens

Lens Mount

EF-M (EF and EF-S lenses compatible via Mount adapter EF-EOS M)

Focal Length

Equivalent to 1.6x the focal length of the lens

Image Stabilisation

Optical Image Stabilizer on compatible lens 

Movie: In-camera Digital IS available. Further stabilisation enhancements from lenses compatible with Dynamic IS

Focusing

Type

 

Dual Pixel CMOS AF System. Phase detection pixels built onto imaging sensor 1

 

Contrast detection method is used during 4K Movie Servo AF

 

AF System/ Points

 

Maximum 143/99 points depending on lens. 

 

Max 25 frames in Zone AF 2 

Freely position 1 AF point/ 1 AF Zone via manual selection (area available lens dependent)

 

AF working range

EV -2 - 18 (at 23 °C, ISO 100, with EF-M 22mm f/2 STM)

AF Modes

One-Shot AF and Servo AF

AF Point Selection

 

Face + Tracking: Face and subject tracking via automatic recognition/ manual selection via touchscreen. Automatic selection over AF points when no face recognised within frame. 

Eye AF available in One Shot AF

Smooth Zone AF: Manual zone selection, plus automatic selection over AF points within selected zone 

1-point AF: Manual selection via touchscreen/ buttons 

Selected AF point display

Indicated on LCD monitor/ EVF

Predictive AF

 *with EF300mm f/2.8L IS USM at 50kph 

AF Lock

Locked when shutter button is pressed half way or customisable AE Lock Button

AF Assist Beam

via LED assist beam

Manual Focus

With EF & EF-S lenses - Select via AF/MF switch on lens 

With EF-M lenses - Select via dedicated MF Button/ other customisable buttons (toggle AF/MF). 

MF Peaking available 
AF+MF available (Manual focus adjustment after One-Shot AF) 
Magnify image available during MF (5x or 10x)

Focus Bracketing

-

AF Microadjustment

-

Exposure Control

Metering modes

Real-time metering from the image sensor 
(1) Evaluative metering (384 zones) 
(2) Partial metering at center (approx. 6.4% of Live View Screen) 
(3) Center weighted average metering 
(4) Spot metering (approx. 2.8% of Live View Screen) 

Center weighted only in Movie recording

Metering Range

Still image: EV 0 - 20 (at 23 °C, ISO 100) 
Movie: EV 0 - 20 (at 23 °C, ISO 100)

AE Lock

Auto: In One-shot AF mode with evaluative metering exposure is locked when focus is achieved. 
Manual: By AE lock Button in creative zone modes.

Exposure Compensation

+/-3 EV in 1/3 stop increments

AEB

3 shots, +/- 2 EV, 1/3-stop increments (can be used together with Exposure Compensation)

ISO Sensitivity

 

ISO AUTO (100 - 6400), 100 - 25600 in 1/3 stop increments. ISO can be expanded to 51200 

4K Movie: ISO AUTO (100 - 6400), 100 - 6400 in 1/3-stop increments. Full HD and HD Movie: ISO AUTO (100 - 12800), ISO 100 - 12800 in 1/3-stop increments. ISO can be expanded to 25600

 

*Recommended Exposure Index

 

Shutter

Type

Electronically controlled focal-place shutter

Speed

30 - 1/4000 sec (1/3 stop increments), Bulb (Total shutter speed range. Available range varies by shooting mode)

White Balance

Type

Auto white balance with the imaging sensor

Settings

Auto (Ambience Priority), Auto (White Priority), Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten light, White 
Fluorescent light, Flash, Custom, Colour Temperature (100 Kelvin increments) 

White balance compensation: 
1. Blue/Amber +/-9 levels 
2. Magenta/ Green +/-9 levels

Custom White Balance

Yes, 1 setting can be registered

WB Bracketing

-

Viewfinder

Type

0.39-type OLED Electronic Viewfinder 
Approx. 2,360,000 dots

Coverage (Vertical/Horizontal)

Approx 100%

Magnification

-

Eyepoint

Approx 22mm

Dioptre Correction

Yes

Focusing Screen

-

Mirror

-

Viewfinder Information

Customisable and toggle via INFO. Button 
(1) Liveview image with exposure info 
(2) Liveview image with basic info 
(3) Liveview image with full info 

Customisable settings: 
Grid overlay (x3 formats), Histogram (Brightness/ RGB), Electronic Level, Multi aspect ratios

Depth of field preview

Yes

Eyepiece shutter

-

LCD Monitor

Type

7.5 cm (3.0”) Touchscreen LCD (TFT). 3:2 aspect ratio. Approx. 1,040,000 dots. Electrostatic capacitive type. Vari-Angle

Coverage

Approx 100%

Viewing Angle (horizontally/vertically)

-

Coating

-

Brightness Adjustment

Adjustable to one of seven levels

Display Options

Customisable and toggle via INFO. Button 
(1) Liveview image with exposure info 
(2) Liveview image with basic info 
(3) Liveview image with full info 

Customisable settings: 
Grid overlay (x3 formats), Histogram (Brightness/ RGB), Electronic Level, Multi aspect ratios, Hints and Tips

Flash

Built-in Flash GN (ISO 100, meters)

5

Built-in Flash Coverage

Maximum coverage at approx. 15mm (35mm equivalent: approx. 24mm)

Built-in Flash recycle time

Approx. 3 seconds 3

Modes

Auto (E-TTL II)

Red-Eye Reduction

Yes - with red eye reduction lamp

X-sync

1/200 sec

Flash Exposure Compensation

+/- 2 EV in 1/3 increments

Flash Exposure Bracketing

-

Flash Exposure Lock

Yes

Second Curtain Synchronisation

Yes

HotShoe/ PC terminal

Yes/ No

External Flash Compatibility

E-TTL II with EX series Speedlites, wireless multi-flash support

External Flash Control

Via camera setting/ flash setting menu

Shooting

Modes

Scene Intelligent Auto, Hybrid Auto, Creative Assist, SCN(Self-Portrait, Portrait, Smooth Skin, Landscape, Sports, Close-up, Food, Panning, Handheld Night Scene, HDR Backlight Control, Silent Mode), 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, Manual exposure, Movie (Movie auto exposure, Movie manual exposure, Time-lapse movie)

Picture Styles

Auto, Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Fine Detail, Neutral, Faithful, Monochrome, User Defined (x3)

Colour Space

sRGB and Adobe RGB

Image Processing

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 (19 levels) 
Monochrome (Off/Black and white/Sepia/Blue/Purple/Green)

Drive modes

Single, High-Speed Continuous, Low-Speed Continuous, Self timer (2s, 10s, Custom, Remote)