Here we are comparing M50 and R5, two Mirrorless cameras by Canon. Canon EOS M50 is a Entry-Level Mirrorless class camera and Canon EOS R5 is a Pro Mirrorless class camera.
Canon M50 was introduced to market in February 2018 and Canon R5 was launched in July 2020. As you can see, M50 is 2 years older than R5. Let's see if this age difference between two cameras makes a big difference.
This will be an interesting match up as even though these two cameras doesn't have the exact same body type, they are both ranked amongst Top 10 cameras in their classes. Canon M50 is ranked #5
out of 112 Entry-Level Mirrorless cameras with an overall score of 76 whereas Canon R5 is ranked #9
out of 54 Pro Mirrorless cameras with an overall score of 93.
Here is a brief look at the main features of Canon M50 and Canon R5 before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on the following sections in order to better understand in detail how Canon M50 and Canon R5 compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.