Sony has shown their hand, and as amazing as the A7R II is, the 50MP Canon 5DS and 5DS R are still the top dogs in regards to resolution. It is an interesting outcome if you consider all the rumors that the Canon sensor was of Sony origin.

Canon-EOS-5DS-camera

So those of you waiting to see what Sony would unveil before getting your hands on a 5DS can now make your decisions. The nice thing is, if you do decide on going with a Canon 5DS model, you can pick one up now; no waiting at all.

Canon 5DS Specs

  • 50.6 MP Full-Frame CMOS Sensor
  • Dual DIGIC 6 Image Processors
  • 3.2″ 1.04m-Dot ClearView II LCD Monitor
  • Full HD 1080p Video Recording at 30 fps
  • 61-Point High Density Reticular AF
  • ISO 100-6400; 5 fps Continuous Shooting
  • 150,000-Pixel RGB+IR Metering Sensor
  • User-Selectable Shutter Release Time Lag
  • Anti-Flicker Compensation

The 5DS is now in stock and ready to ship from B&H, so jump on it now while supplies last. You can grab it here for the regular retail price of $3,699 (one benefit is FREE next day shipping in the USA).