Is Canon EOS M3 and Canon EF 80-200mm f/4.5-5.6 USM compatible?

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Canon EOS M3

Canon EOS M3
Released: 2015
Type: Mirrorless
Sensor: APS-C (1.6x)
24 Megapixels
6000 x 4000 pixels

Canon EF 80-200mm f/4.5-5.6 USM

Canon EF 80-200mm f/4.5-5.6 USM
Released: 1992
Telephoto Lens (zoom)
Focal Length: 80-200 mm
Aperture: f/4,5-5,6

Can you combine these two?

Last updated: December 2023

This is the short answer:

The camera and lens you have chosen can be used together. Here is a longer answer:

You must use an EOS M adapter

This Canon lens is not part of the Canon EOS M-system but it can still be used with Canon EOS M cameras. To use this lens on this camera you need an adapter.

Canon Lens Mount Adapter EF-EOS M

Canon all the way

The possibility to combine these two products is great since both Canon EOS M3 and Canon EF 80-200mm f/4.5-5.6 USM are manufactured by Canon.

Versitale lens

Canon EF 80-200mm f/4.5-5.6 USM is constructed to work with all sorts of camera sensors including the one of Canon EOS M3.

Focal Length

The Canon camera has a sensor of type APS-C, a smaller version compared to a Full frame sensor, which means that your experienced Focal length will be multiplied by 1.6x.

Actual Focal Length for this lens:
80-200 mm

Experienced Focal Length with this camera:
128-320 mm

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Total weight

When you are looking at a combination of a camera and a lens you must always consider the total weight. Each product weighs in at:

Canon EOS M3
366 gram

Canon EF 80-200mm f/4.5-5.6 USM
260 gram

Together they have a total weight of 626 gram (equal to 1,38 lb).