The EOS R1 is set to be the flagship model of the EOS R SYSTEM with RF mounts and will be released in 2024, according to Canon.

A flagship camera, the EOS R1 combines Canon’s latest technology with top performance and durability. The software promises to enhance both stills and videos to meet the high standards of pros in sports, news, and video production.


A new CMOS sensor and the newly developed DIGIC Accelerator allow for advanced image processing. The ability to process large data volumes quickly allows for unprecedented advancements in Auto Focus (AF) and other functions.

High-speed and high-accuracy subject recognition is achieved using deep learning technology combined with the new image processing system. Even in crowded scenes such as a team sport, it ensures continuous tracking of target subjects.

The “Action Priority” function recognizes subject movement quickly, automatically identifying the main subject during dynamic situations such as sports games. It helps capture crucial moments in an effective manner.

Integrating the new image processing system with deep learning enhances image quality. As a camera function, Canon offers image noise reduction, enhancing image quality and enhancing user creativity.

During upcoming international sporting events, Canon plans to conduct field tests for the EOS R1. As part of Canon’s commitment to innovation, the EOS R SYSTEM line will continue to expand with captivating cameras and RF lenses to meet the needs of diverse users.