Canon EOS 5D Mark IV DSLR

Last updated date: April 18, 2019

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This DSLR is a top-of-the-line professional camera. It offers many upgrades from the previous model. It has a higher resolution sensor with Dual Pixel auto-focus. The upgrades aren't limited to still photography, as it now has 4K video and an upgraded AF system. The touchscreen and improved weather-sealing also make it easy to use and more durable. In our analysis of 55 expert reviews, the Canon Canon EOS 5D Mark IV DSLR placed 1st when we looked at the top 10 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

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Expert Summarized Score
4 expert reviews
User Summarized Score
605 user reviews
Our Favorite Video Reviews
What experts liked
Superb autofocusing, including a Servo Al mode that can track a subject as it moves across the scene.
- BestReviews
Nearly identical-looking to its predecessor, it receives substantial upgrades under the hood, including: a higher-resolution sensor with Dual Pixel autofocus, 4K video capture, an upgraded AF system, a touchscreen, improved weather-sealing, built-in Wi-Fi/NFC, an interval timer and GPS.
- DP Review
The hump where you’ll find the optical viewfinder is now larger to accommodate the Wi-Fi and GPS unit, and the grip is also a touch deeper to make it feel even more secure in the hand.
- Trusted Reviews
Very high-quality 30.4MP stills, Dual Pixel AF is a game changer for video.
- Digital Trends
What experts didn't like
Expensive. Some users complained that they had difficulty getting a sharp viewfinder image.
- BestReviews
Frame rate isn’t particularly high.
- Trusted Reviews
The users who might want to stay away are video professionals – for video production, we think there are better, possibly even cheaper options.
- Digital Trends

From The Manufacturer

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV Full Frame Digital SLR Camera with EF 24-105mm f/4L IS II USM Lens Kit

Overall Product Rankings

1. Canon EOS 5D Mark IV DSLR
Overall Score: 9.5
Expert Reviews: 4
2. Canon DSLR EOS 80D
Overall Score: 9.4
Expert Reviews: 6
3. Canon EOS 70D DSLR
Overall Score: 9.1
Expert Reviews: 4
4. Canon EOS 77D DSLR Bundle
Overall Score: 9.0
Expert Reviews: 1
5. Canon EOS REBEL T7i
Overall Score: 8.7
Expert Reviews: 5
6. Canon EOS 6D Mark II DSLR
Overall Score: 8.4
Expert Reviews: 7
7. Canon EOS Rebel T5i DSLR
Overall Score: 8.3
Expert Reviews: 6
8. Canon EOS Rebel SL1 DSLR
Overall Score: 8.3
Expert Reviews: 7
9. Canon EOS M3 Mirrorless DSLR
Overall Score: 8.0
Expert Reviews: 6
10. Canon EOS Rebel T6 DSLR
Overall Score: 7.9
Expert Reviews: 5

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