46MP Canon EOS-3D X in the works?

By Andrew Hudson Published: August 24, 2012 Updated: September 8, 2015

There’s a buzz in the Canon world that a new 46 megapixel DSLR may be being developed. Keith Cooper at Northlight Images and Craig Blair at Canon Rumors peg this as the long-hoped-for and mythic Canon EOS-3D X.

“[T]he ‘EOS-3D’ name has been rumoured about since about 2005.”
— Canon Rumors

Also being discussed is a Canon EOS-7D Mark II.

Canon EOS-3D X Specifications

  • 46 MP
  • 3.7 frame per second
  • Dual DIGIC 5+
  • ISO: (25) 50-6400 (12800)
  • AF: Same as 1DX
  • USB 3
  • CF+SD

Canon EOS-7D Mark II Specifications

  • 24 MP
  • 1Dx/5D3 based AF system.
  • 10 FPS.
  • ISO 100-25600.

Sources: Photo Rumors, Canon Rumorsand Northlight Images.

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Reply by Anonymous

September 25, 2014

It will be the EOS 4D, not 3D.

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