Canon announced Speedlite 600EX II-RT, EF-M 28mm F3.5 Macro IS STM and SX620 HS

Yesterday we published the leaked specification of the Canon EF-M 28mm Macro and Speedlite 600EX II and also expected that both the products will be announced at Photokina, 2016.

But after seeing the announcement of Canon EF-M 28mm Macro and Speedlite 600EX II along with PowerShot SX620 HS, we shocked with surprise as the products are announced earlier as our expectation.

The detailed specifications of all the three devices and their prices are now declared by the company.

The Canon EF-M 28mm f/3.5 Macro IS STM lens comes with stylish body and it is the first EF-M Macro Lens for the Canon EOS M Camera System, which includes Image Stabilization and a pair of built-in miniature Macro Lites for improved image quality during close-up photography.
canon speedliteSpeedlite 600EX II-RT is compatible with most EOS cameras and also the successor of the Speedlite 600EX-RT and replaced it with its improved recycling time by approximately 1.1 to 1.5 times during continuous flash shooting.

It is one of the most powerful flash unit in the EOS system as it’s Zoom flash head covers wide focal length range of 20–200mm and maximum guide number of 197 ft. /60m at ISO 100.

It comes with Wireless flash shooting support which is available for both radio and optical transmission with compatible Canon Speedlites and offers the users a greater functional range at the time of using flash.

Canon EF-M 28mm f/3.5 Macro IS STM lens has Multiple flash system support which allows control of up to five groups of compatible Canon Speedlites.

It has Dust- and water-resistant body, so that the users haven’t to worry for harsh environments.

The other specifications of the Speedlite 600EX II-RT as follows:-

  • 4 GHz Wireless Radio Transmission
  • Compatible with Canon E-TTL / E-TTL II
  • Guide Number: 197′ at ISO 100 and 200mm
  • Zoom Range: 20-200mm (14mm with Panel)
  • Tilts from -7 to +90°
  • Rotates Left & Right 180°
  • 1-1.5x Improved Continuous Flash
  • High-Speed, 1st & 2nd Curtain Sync
  • Bounce Adapter and Hard CTO Color Filter
  • Runs on 4 AA Batteries

canon efmCanon EF-M 28mm f/3.5 Macro IS STM lens is the first macro lens for its EF-M mount and specifically designed for the EOS M Camera System. The EF-M 28mm F3.5 Macro IS STM offers two user-controllable built-in LED macro lights and offers true 1:1 reproduction along with a 1.2x super macro mode. It comes with hybrid image stabilization which helps to reduce camera shake and gives a better experience for handheld photography.

It features a pair of built-in miniature Macro Lite electronic flash units that illuminate close-up subjects as the requirement and helps to freeze movement, enhance color accuracy.

It’s standard focusing range extends from infinity to life-size (1 time), which allows the shooters to shoot at even higher magnifications up to 1.2 times and such feature supports the users to capture smaller details against the background.

It has One UD lens and two aspherical lenses which help to deliver impressive images at various distances by reducing chromatic and spherical aberrations.

The detailed specification of the Canon EF-M 28mm f/3.5 Macro IS STM lens:-

  • EF-M Mount Lens/APS-C Format
  • 8mm (35mm Equivalent)
  • Maximum Aperture: f/3.5
  • One UD Element & Two Aspherical Elements
  • STM Stepping AF Motor
  • Hybrid IS Image Stabilization
  • Maximum Magnification: 1.2x
  • Super Macro Setting for 3.7″ Min. Focus
  • Built-In Macro Lite LED
  • Retractable Design for Compact Profile

powershotThe PowerShot SX620 HS offers a 25x optical zoom which covers a range of an equivalent 25-625mm range, which is greater than the 25-450mm equiv. range of its SX610 predecessor. It has 20.2 megapixel CMOS sensor with DIGIC 4+ Image Processor which helps to deliver impressive images in low-light conditions. It has powerful 25X optical zoom lens which will definitely give the satisfaction to those users who likes zoom in their photography.

It features Built-in Wi-Fi and Near Field Communication (NFC) which allows the users to share and can transfer the captured images and videos to a personal computer or other compatible devices.

It has Image Stabilizer (IS) which helps to optimize image stabilization and makes the users to feel free in shooting in various conditions.

It comes with a Large 3.0-inch (approximately 922,000 dots) LCD which allows the users a perfect view even from a wide angle.

The camera has a Hybrid Auto mode which helps the users to record up to four seconds of video before each image that is captured and it automatically combines each clip and still into a quick video .

Smart AUTO mode gives the option to the users for proper setting based on pre-defined shooting situations, which helps the users to capture better images.

It’s Auto Zoom feature at enabled mode helps the camera to zoom in on the targeted subject automatically and helps it to keep the subject in focus.

The users can carry it conveniently and even carry in pocket.

The detailed specifications of the SX620 HS as follows:-

  • 2MP 1/2.3″ CMOS Sensor
  • DIGIC 4+ Image Sensor
  • 25x Optical Zoom Lens
  • 25-625mm (35mm Equivalent)
  • 0″ 922k-Dot LCD Monitor
  • Full HD 1080p Video Recording at 30 fps
  • Intelligent IS Image Stabilization
  • Built-In Wi-Fi with NFC
  • ISO 3200 and Up to 7.1 fps Shooting
  • Auto Zoom and Smart AUTO Modes

The US users can get Speedlite 600EX II-RT at the cost of $579 and the shipment of the Speedlite 600EX II-RT will be started in June, 2016. The next EF-M 28mm f/3.5 Macro IS STM lens will be available in the US market at $299 and the company will start its shipping in June, 2016 and the third product PowerShot SX620 HS will cost  $279 in US and the users will get it at the last of May, 2016.

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