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R6 mk2 train and airplane vehicle detection to R5?

drewnailz
Apprentice

Hello. I'm wondering if the updated vehicle tracking in the R6 mk2 will eventually make its way to the R5 via firmware. Does anyone have any indications or opinions based on the past? Crossing my fingers.

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It's possible, but Canon Rumors is saying R5 mark II by second quarter of 2023. So, they may be waiting or working on these upgrades, and more, for the R5 mark II. Some of the new R62 features I could see being able to implement with firmware on the R5, but new hardware is in order for some of the improvements, IMO, but I'm no camera designer 🙂

I've been reading the specs for the R6 mark II (we have an R6), and it looks impressive. We shoot primarily stills and it looks like they have beefed up the video more than my interest, stills. Still, dang impressive!

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