8.6 out of 10 based on 4882 reviews

Canon EOS 80D

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Best Price: $1,167

  • User Score (4816)
    9.5 9.5 from 4816 reviewers
  • Expert Score (30)
    8.3 8.3 from 30 reviewers
  • Design (2)
    7.7 7.7 from 2 reviewers
  • Value for money (5)
    8.2 8.2 from 5 reviewers
  • Features (2)
    7.6 7.6 from 2 reviewers
  • Ease of use (30)
    8.7 8.7 from 30 reviewers
  • Picture quality (6)
    7.6 7.6 from 6 reviewers
  • Battery performance (2)
    9.2 9.2 from 2 reviewers
  • Video quality (3)
    7.3 7.3 from 3 reviewers
  • Build quality (3)
    8.4 8.4 from 3 reviewers
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  • Expert Reviews

  1. Cybershack

    5 October 2016

    Canon’s new midrange EOS 80D is an attempt at bridging the gap between enthusiast gear and pro gear. It’s got several cool features for the average user and a few nice options for more advanced users. Read more

    • Great image quality, Solidly built, Easy to use
    • Included lens lets the camera down a little, Fiddly to pair with smartphone, Not easily portable
  2. PhotoReview

    11 April 2016

    Positioned at the upper end of Canon’s entry-level DSLR line-up ““ or the lower end of the enthusiast-orientated cameras, the 80D will suit amateur photographers when want a serious imaging tool and enthusiasts who want functionality and performance. Read more

  3. Craving Tech

    Craving Tech
    12 January 2017

    If you own an old DSLR camera like I do with Nikon D90 and you are looking for upgrade, the short answer is Yes. Canon EOS 80D’s autofocus is significantly quicker and it produces excellent images. Read more

  • User Reviews

  1. PriceSpy

    Reviewer: User_se1153182, PriceSpy
    22 May 2017

    It's a cruel camera! Plus: + The rotating screen. + Touchscreen. + Wifi and Nfc are easy to transfer images to the mobile, as well as remote control of the camera. + That you can save your own settings in a few positions. I missed 600d. + You can shoot with continuous focus, I really missed 600d. Read more

  2. Great all around camera that will not disappoint!

    Reviewer: Sophocles, Canon
    14 May 2019

    I’ve been in photography for over 35 years with my first film camera when I was ten. Since then I’ve got a few film point and shoot cameras and an SLR. I entered the digital photography with a Canon IXUS 400 back in 2002 and since then I was upgrading to almost exclusively Canon cameras with better... Read more

  3. Great first DSLR!

    JB Hi-Fi
    Reviewer: jaydenandrew_, JB Hi-Fi
    7 March 2019

    I bought this camera in July 2016 as a complete beginner, wanting to get into photography, videography and editing. Being a beginner it took time to get used to all of the main features of the camera as you would expect, but with the help of the detailed product manual and some hours of trail and... Read more

  4. Wish I'd bought this camera earlier

    Harvey Norman
    Reviewer: callingandi, Harvey Norman
    27 May 2018

    I've recently committed to having one very good camera instead of a bunch of digital options cobbled together. So I'm really glad I chose this camera! It takes beautiful photos for the beginner and has enough to keep the professional photographer interested too. Read more

  5. Amazing processor

    Reviewer: Boffin, Teds
    2 May 2016

    After using the Canon 70D for 30 months, I upgraded to the Canon 80D, and I am so incredibly pleased with the decision. I am an enthusiastic amateur photographer and there is a huge improvement in image quality with this upgrade. Read more

    • Easy to use, Compact, Build quality, Screen size
    • Battery life
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