75
Engadget
Score
A good product that falls short of greatness.
75

A good product that falls short of greatness.

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Canon EOS M review: was Canon's first mirrorless ILC worth the four-year wait?

Canon's first mirrorless camera offers top-notch image quality, but it fails to meet our expectations in terms of focusing and usability.

Pros
  • Excellent image qualityAttractive, sturdy buildEF and EF-S lens compatibility
Cons
  • Sluggish focusing performanceNo mode dial and sub-par UIBelow-average battery life
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Scores

Engadget

75
 

User Reviews

80
stingertimj
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws. - Engadget
80
lizardpro
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws. - Engadget
80
xraydj
My *big* caveat for this review is that I purchased the EOS-M with 22mm lens...read more
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6.7
Average Critic Score

Speed (start-up time, lag)

5.2
 

Durability

8.0
 

Design and form factor

7.3
 

Video quality

8.0
 

Battery life

5.1
 

Ease of use

7.4
 

Image quality

8.4
 

How It Stacks Up

86

Engadget

86
 

Critic

79
 

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86
 
87

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87
 

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90
 

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85

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80
 

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How It Stacks Up

86

Engadget

86
 

Critic

79
 

User

86
 
87

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87
 

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90
 

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85

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80
 

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