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Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

alaTest has collected and analyzed 310 reviews of Canon EOS 5D Mark IV. The average rating for this product is 4.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras for all reviews. Reviews about the lens and durability are generally positive. The image quality and performance also get good feedback. Many are critical about the energy efficiency and flash. Comments about the shutter and image stabilizer are different.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 94/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by : Amy Davies (

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV Review | Trusted Reviews


Canon EOS 5D Mark IV price, specs and release date: Trusted's review of Canon's latest full-frame DSLR

Full-frame sensor ; Touchscreen is useful ; Solid 4K video recording ; Built-in Wi-Fi

Heavy ; Expensive ; Frame rate isn’t particularly high

Oct, 2018

Recommended by TR

Expert review by : Amy Davies (

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV


Canon's 5D Mark IV is a top performer - but you'll be paying a premium for it. Top-notch images are promised from this camera, which will be all too familiar to existing users of the 5D Mark III or 5D Mark II.

Oct, 2016

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Canon EOS 5D mark IV review


The king is dead, long live the king - Canon's latest 5D is a real champion

Genuine improvements like touchscreen control ; Dual pixel RAW is incredible (when it works) ; Fantastic video and still photo quality

New features mean a higher debut price ; Some bugs to iron out in dual pixel RAW

Canon does it again with a 5D camera to be proud of. The Mark IV builds on the heritage of previous models and brings new improvements that make it simply superb.

Sep, 2016

Expert review by : Mike Lowe (

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV review: The 30-megapixel monster


Canon has stepped things up a gear in recent years by leading with higher-resolution DSLR cameras. It had long been said that the 24-megapixel mark would be the company's limit until lenses could make the best of the capture resolution - a concept that...

Autofocus system rarely bettered in viewfinder or screen-based use, image quality is solid, clever Dual Pixel RAW re-focus, touchscreen works well

No vari-angle LCD screen, no light-up buttons, the 30MP sensor might be too high-res for some, 4K video has limited file types, expensive

It's been four years since the 5D Mk III hit the market, so has the Mark IV version been worth the wait? Absolutely.

Sep, 2016

Expert review by : Phil Hall (

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV review


Performance, but it comes at a price

Responsive touchscreen ; Advanced AF system ; Live View AF performance ; Excellent sensor performance ; 7fps burst shooting ; Connectivity options

Expensive compared to rivals ; ISO range hasn't increased ; 4K video options limited

If you can justify the outlay, then the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV has to be one of the most well-rounded and complete DSLRs we've seen. Suited to a range of subjects, from landscapes to sports and wildlife, it'll perform superbly in any situation.

Nov, 2018

Expert review by : Ben Pitt (

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV review: Approaching perfection


With welcome improvements to an already great camera, the 5D Mark IV is very nearly the perfect SLR

Great autofocus in video ; 4K video capture ; Peerless image quality

No articulated screen ; Motion JPEG video capture result in enormous file sizes

Still, Canon users now have yet another excellent model to choose from. It’s the best 5D model for video capture, performance, autofocus and — narrowly — image quality. I don’t think it’s an essential upgrade for Mark III and 5Ds owners, but this is...

Dec, 2016

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Canon EOS 5D Mark IV


The EOS 5D Mark IV features a full-frame 30.4MP CMOS sensor and DIGIC 6+ processor that can capture 7 frames per second stills and 4K 30p video. Dual Pixel CMOS AF technology delivers highly responsive and smooth focusing with subject tracking during...


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Canon EOS 5D Mark IV


The Canon EOS 5D Mark IV is the tool of many professional photographers all over the world. Compared to its predecessor Canon has increased the still image quality significantly with higher resolution and wider dynamic range, while the autofocus has...

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Canon EOS 5D Mark IV review

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The fourth version of the very successful EOS 5D range, the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV, has finally arrived. It features the same full-frame sensor as the Mark III, but with an improved autofocus system and video recording quality. But can this latest model...

Dec, 2016

Highly Recommended

Expert review by : Joshua Waller (

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV Expert Review


We review the new Canon EOS 5D Mark IV, with a 30 megapixel full-frame sensor and 4K video recording, could this be the best DSLR from Canon yet?

The Canon EOS 5D Mark IV introduces a new 30.4-megapixel full-frame sensor, with dual-pixels, which can be used for quicker AF, as well as Canon's new "Dual Pixel Raw Optimizer" for fine adjustment of raw files after you've taken the shot. 4K CINE...

Oct, 2016

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