Canon EOS M6 II review - Quality

Quality

To compare the noise levels of the Canon EOS M6 II, I photographed the following scene with it at all sensitivities in RAW+JPEG mode, before repeating the test moments later with the EOS M50 for comparison. I then took crops from the area marked by the red rectangle for side-by-side comparison in the table below. JPEGs are straight out of camera using the default settings, while RAW files were processed in Adobe Camera RAW with noise reduction disabled and high sharpening of 36 / 0.5 / 10 / 36 to really show what’s going on behind the scenes and what data is available to work with. Note the M6 II’s RAW files weren’t supported by Adobe at the time I created this page, so for now I’m presenting JPEG results only; I’ll add the RAW comparison later.

 

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Canon EOS M50 vs M6 II noise (JPEG OOC)

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Above left: Canon EOS M50. Above right: Canon EOS M6 II. Both crops from JPEGs at 100 ISO

 

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Above left: Canon EOS M50. Above right: Canon EOS M6 II. Both crops from JPEGs at 200 ISO

 

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Above left: Canon EOS M50. Above right: Canon EOS M6 II. Both crops from JPEGs at 400 ISO

 

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Above left: Canon EOS M50. Above right: Canon EOS M6 II. Both crops from JPEGs at 800 ISO

 

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Above left: Canon EOS M50. Above right: Canon EOS M6 II. Both crops from JPEGs at 1600 ISO

 

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Above left: Canon EOS M50. Above right: Canon EOS M6 II. Both crops from JPEGs at 3200 ISO

 

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Above left: Canon EOS M50. Above right: Canon EOS M6 II. Both crops from JPEGs at 6400 ISO

 

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Above left: Canon EOS M50. Above right: Canon EOS M6 II. Both crops from JPEGs at 12800 ISO

 

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Above left: Canon EOS M50. Above right: Canon EOS M6 II. Both crops from JPEGs at 25600 ISO

 

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