Canon Announces Upcoming 24p Video Recording Update for Select EOS and PowerShot Camera Models

Canon has announced plans to add 24p (23.98fps) movie recording support to select EOS and PowerShot camera models, including the recently released EOS 90D and EOS M6 Mark II. The feature will be made available via a series of upcoming firmware updates.

The update is currently scheduled to launch first for the EOS 90D and EOS RP at the end of October. In addition, the update will then expand to the PowerShot G7X Mark III and G5X Mark II at the end of 2019. Finally, the firmware will also be made available for the EOS M6 Mark II in the first half of 2020. Once updated, supported cameras will gain the ability to record videos at 24p (23.98fps) in 4K and Full HD.

Canon EOS M6 Mark II

The Canon EOS 90D is currently available for $1,199 and the Canon EOS M6 Mark II is currently available for $849.99. Here's a rundown of key specs shared between both models per Canon:

  • 32.5 Megapixel CMOS(APS-C) Sensor
  • DIGIC 8 Image Processor
  • 4K UHD up 30p and 1080p FHD up 120p video recording with no crop
  • Dual Pixel CMOS AF in Live View with 5,481 manually selectable AF positions
  • Electronic shutter with a minimum of up to 1/16000th
  • Built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Technology

Source: Canon