Canon EOS 760D vs Canon EOS R

This is a full comparison between the cameras Canon EOS 760D and Canon EOS R. We compare them by looking at the categories you see below.

Canon EOS 760D
Canon EOS R


These cameras are both manufacturered by Canon.

Canon EOS 760D were released 2015 and Canon EOS R was released 2018. That is a 3 years difference. In tech, this period of time can be of interest since technology is always improving etc.

Camera Manufacturer Released
Canon EOS 760D Canon 2015
Canon EOS R Canon 2018

Type of camera

Canon EOS 760D is a DSLR camera while Canon EOS R is a Mirrorless camera. More information about their differences will come soon.

Sensors / crop factor

These cameras have different sensors. Canon EOS 760D has a "APSC"-sensor while Canon EOS R has a "FF"-sensor, and their difference in sensors will also effect the crop factor and experience focal length. See the table below.

Camera Experienced focal length when using a lens with 50mm focal length (ex a common "50mm f/1.8")
Canon EOS 760D 80 mm (a Canon APS-C sensor have a crop factor / focal length multiplier by * 1.6)
Canon EOS R 50 mm (a fullframe sensor does not have a crop factor / focal length multiplier)

Learn more about crop factor and focal length multiplier here:
Camera selection can affect the focal length (Canon)


Canon EOS 760D has a 24 MP (Megapixels) resolution while Canon EOS R has 30 MP. If we break down this in more detail this is the data behind the numbers:

Camera Megapixels Pixel (total) Pixels (width) Pixels (height)
Canon EOS 760D 24 MP 24000000 6000 4000
Canon EOS R 30 MP 30105600 6720 4480

Canon EOS R has a 25 % larger resolution than Canon EOS 760D. This could give you more details in the picture but also a possibility to crop more in the pictures, afterwards while editing the pictures, if needed that is.

ISO range

Canon EOS R has a larger ISO-range than Canon EOS 760D. Canon EOS R has an ISO range that stretches from 100 to 40000 while Canon EOS 760D has 100 to 12800.

Camera ISO Range
Canon EOS 760D 100-12800
Canon EOS R 100-40000

Autofocus and lens compatibility

Both of these cameras have a built-in autofocus motor. Some lenses, that supports autofocus, does not have a autofocus motor of their own but this wont cause any problems with these two cameras.

Worth mentioning is that Canon EOS R belong to the Canon EOS R-system and need an adapter to work with Canons EF, EF-S, MP-E and TS-E lenses. You can read more about this adapter here:
Read more about Canon Lens Mount Adapter EF-EOS R

Here is a complete overview of which lenses that work with each camera:
Lens compatibility chart for Canon EOS 760D
Lens compatibility chart for Canon EOS R

Pictures per second

Depending on what you are shooting the FPS, or frames/pictures per second, can definately be of interest. Canon EOS 760D can shoot up to 5 pictures per seconds and Canon EOS R can shoot up to 8 pictures per seconds.

Camera FPS (Frames per second)
Canon EOS 760D 5
Canon EOS R 8

Ability to record movies

It is becoming more and more popular to record movies with digital cameras.

In this case, both Canon EOS 760D and Canon EOS R can shoot movies.


The weight of the camera can be an extremely important factor, especially if the camera is about to be used, carried around, for several hours at the time.

Canon EOS R weighs 660 gr (equal to 1,46 lb) which is 17% heavier than Canon EOS 760D and its 565 gr (or 1,25 lb).

Camera Weight (in gram) Weight (in pounds)
Canon EOS 760D 565 gr 1,25 lb
Canon EOS R 660 gr 1,46 lb