Canon EOS M100 Review

Overall Score

67

Main Features

  • 24 MP APS-C CMOS Sensor
  • 100 - 25600 ISO
  • 3" Tilting Screen
  • 6 fps continuous shooting
  • 1920 x 1080 video resolution
  • Built-In Wireless
  • 108 x 67 x 35 mm, 302g.
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  • Replaced: EOS M10
  • Replaced by: EOS M200

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Canon EOS M100 Overview


First introduced in August, 2017, Canon EOS M100 is a 24 MP Mirrorless with a APS-C (22.3 x 14.9 mm) sized CMOS sensor. Canon replaced the older Canon M10 with EOS M100. Follow the link to read our detailed comparison of these models:

Compare Canon M100 with Canon M10

Canon replaced EOS M100 with Canon M200. Follow the link to read our detailed comparison of these models:

Compare Canon M100 with Canon M200


Canon M100 comes with a 22.3 x 14.9 mm CMOS sensor, which has a diagonal of 26.82 mm (1.05").

- Full Frame
- Canon EOS M100

Sensor resolution of Canon M100 ~ 6000 x 4000 pixels.

Canon M100 has Crop Factor: 1.61

The sensor has a surface area of 332.3 mm².

There are approximate 24,000,000 photosites (pixels) on this area.

Canon M100 Series History
Model Year $ Sensor ISO Weight Dimensions
Canon EOS M200 Canon M200 2019 24MP 100 - 25600 299g 108 x 67 x 35mm
Canon EOS M6 Mark II Canon M6 MII 2019 33MP 100 - 25600 408g 120 x 70 x 49mm
Canon EOS M50 Canon M50 2018 24MP 100 - 25600 390g 116 x 88 x 59mm
Canon EOS M100 Canon M100 2017 24MP 100 - 25600 302g 108 x 67 x 35mm
Canon EOS M6 Canon M6 2017 24MP 100 - 25600 390g 112 x 68 x 45mm

Proc and Cons of Canon M100


Get to know this camera closer. Let's look at the features and characteristics of this model. Compare Canon EOS M100 with competitors in entry-level mirrorless cameras.

Pros
Built-in Wireless
NFC Connectivity
Touch Screen
RAW Support
25600 Max Native ISO
6.1 fps Continuous Shooting
Manual Focus
UHS-I Memory Card Support
Timelapse Recording
±3 AE Bracketing Range
Selfie Friendly Screen
Bluetooth Connectivity
Tilting Screen
AF Face Detection
24MP High Resolution Sensor
1040k dots Screen Resolution
1/4000s Max Shutter Speed
Manual Exposure Mode
302g Light Body
49 Focus Points
Flash Sync Port
Remote Control with a Smartphone
Cons
No Articulating Screen
No Environmental Sealing
No External Flash
No Image Stabilization
No Built-in Viewfinder
Low Battery Life: 295 shots
Type Scores

Canon EOS M100 has an Overall Score of 67/100 and ranked #109 out of 214 in Mirrorless cameras, and ranked #208 out of 1222 in all cameras.

Canon M100 Scores
Imaging score
60
Features score
62
Value for money score
82
Portability score
93
Overall score
67
Average Scores in Entry-Level Mirrorless
Imaging Score
52
Features Score
61
Value For Money Score
76
Portability Score
91
Overall score
63

Physical Dimensions of Canon M100


Canon EOS M100 weighs 302g and has external dimensions of 108 x 67 x 35mm (4.25 x 2.64 x 1.38"). Considering that the average weight of Entry-Level Mirrorless cameras is 323g, Canon M100 is 21 grams less than the average weight of cameras in this category. Canon M100 is less by 7mm more than the average length in Entry-Level Mirrorless.

Weight Comparison
Entry-Level Mirrorless Cameras


Canon M100
302g
Average weight
323g
Min weight
180g
Max weight
561g

Thickness Comparison
Entry-Level Mirrorless Cameras


Canon M100
35mm
Average Thickness
40mm
Min Thickness
23mm
Max Thickness
85mm

Here is the front and top view image of Canon EOS M100 with the dimensions:

Canon EOS M100

Size Compared to Major Competitors


Model Weight EOS M100 Dimensions EOS M100
Canon EOS M10 Canon M10 301 g 302 g 108 x 67 x 35 mm 108 x 67 x 35 mm
Sony Alpha a6000 Sony A6000 344 g 302 g 120 x 67 x 45 mm 108 x 67 x 35 mm
Canon EOS M6 Canon M6 390 g 302 g 112 x 68 x 45 mm 108 x 67 x 35 mm
Sony Alpha a5100 Sony a5100 283 g 302 g 110 x 63 x 36 mm 108 x 67 x 35 mm
Canon EOS M50 Canon M50 390 g 302 g 116 x 88 x 59 mm 108 x 67 x 35 mm
Canon EOS M3 Canon M3 366 g 302 g 111 x 68 x 44 mm 108 x 67 x 35 mm
Fujifilm X-A3 Fujifilm X-A3 339 g 302 g 117 x 67 x 40 mm 108 x 67 x 35 mm
Fujifilm X-A5 Fujifilm X-A5 361 g 302 g 117 x 68 x 40 mm 108 x 67 x 35 mm

Specifications of Canon EOS M100


General
Brand Canon
Model EOS M100
Announced August, 2017
Body Type Rangefinder-style mirrorless
Lens
Lens Mount Canon EF-M
Manual Focus
Focal Lens Multiplier 1.6
Number of Lenses 20
Macro Focus Range n/a
Screen
Screen Size 3"
Screen Type Tilting
Screen Resolution 1040k pixels
Touch Screen
Live View
Viewfinder
Viewfinder None
Viewfinder Resolution no electronic viewfinder
Viewfinder Coverage n/a%
Viewfinder Magnification 0.0
Autofocus
AF Touch
AF Continuous
AF Single
AF Tracking
AF Selective
AF Center
AF Multi Area
AF Live View
AF Face Detection
AF Contrast Detection
AF Phase Detection
Number of Focus Points 49
Number of Cross Focus Points 0
Photography Features
RAW Support
Min Shutter Speed 1/30 sec
Max Shutter Speed 1/4000 sec
Continuous Shooting 6.1 fps
Shutter Priority
Aperture Priority
Manual Exposure Mode
Exposure Compensation
Custom White Balance
Image Stabilization
Built-in Flash
Flash Range 5.00
Flash Modes Auto, on, off, slow synchro
External Flash
AE Bracketing
AE Bracketing Range ±3 EV
WB Bracketing
Sensor
Sensor Size APS-C
Sensor Type CMOS
Sensor Dimensions 22.3 x 14.9 mm
Sensor Area 332.3 mm²
Sensor Resolution 24 MP
Max Image Resolution 6000 x 4000
Max Native ISO 25600
Min Native ISO 100
Max Boosted ISO 0
Min Boosted ISO 0
Video Features
4K
Max Video Resolution 1920 x 1080
Video Formats MPEG-4, H.264
Timelapse Recording
Microphone Port
Headphone Port
Exposure Modes
Multi-Segment
Average
Spot
Partial
AF-Area
Center Weighted
Connectivity
GPS None
Wireless Connectivity Built-In
Bluetooth
HDMI
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
Battery
Battery Life 295 shots
Battery Type Battery Pack
Battery Model LP-E12
Physical
Weight 302 g
Physical Dimensions 108 x 67 x 35 mm
Environmental Sealing
Water Proof
Dust Proof
Shock Proof
Crush Proof
Freeze Proof
Shock Proof
Storage
Storage Type SD/SDHC/SDXC card (UHS-I compatible)
Storage Slots 1
Other Features
Self Timer
Selfie Friendly

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