Canon 6D Mark II vs the new Canon EOS RP. The Canon EOS RP will cost you $200 less and features a bit better core specs than the existing Canon 6D Mark II camera. From the design, it’s very clear that newly announced Canon EOS RP camera features a very ultra-compact design compared to the Canon 6D Mark II camera.

Canon RP vs Canon 6D Mark II Comparison

Imaging
Lens Mount Canon RF Canon EF
Camera Format Full-Frame Full-Frame (1.0x Crop Factor)
Pixels Actual: 27.1 Megapixel
Effective: 26.2 Megapixel
Actual: 27.1 Megapixel
Effective: 26.2 Megapixel
Aspect Ratio 3:2, 4:3, 16:9 1:1, 3:2, 4:3, 16:9
Sensor Type / Size CMOS, 35.9 x 24 mm CMOS, 35.9 x 24 mm
File Formats Still Images: JPEG, RAW
Movies: AVC/H.264, MP4
Audio: AAC, Linear PCM 
Still Images: JPEG, RAW
Movies: MJPEG, MOV, MP4,
Audio: AAC
Bit Depth 14-Bit 14-Bit
Dust Reduction System Yes Yes
Memory Card Type SD
SDHC
SDXC
SDXC
SDHC
SD
Image Stabilization Digital, 5-Way Digital, 5-Way

Auto-focus

Focus Control  
Focus Type Auto & Manual Focus Auto & Manual Focus
Focus Mode Continuous-Servo AF (C), Single-servo AF (S) Automatic (A), Continuous-Servo AF (C), Manual Focus (M), Single-servo AF (S)
Autofocus Points Phase Detection: 4779 Phase Detection: 45 (45 Cross-Type)

Exposure  Control

Exposure Control
ISO Sensitivity Auto, 100 to 40000 (Extended Mode:50 to 102400) Auto, 100 to 40000 (Extended Mode:50 to 102400)
Shutter 30 to 1/4000 Second , Bulb Mode Type: Mechanical
Speed: 30 to 1/4000 Second , Bulb Mode
Metering Method Center-Weighted Average Metering, Evaluative Metering, Partial Metering, Spot Metering Center-Weighted Average Metering, Evaluative Metering, Partial Metering, Spot Metering
Exposure Modes Metering Range: EV -3.0 to EV 20.0
Compensation: -3 EV to +3 EV (in 1/3, 1/2 EV Steps)
Metering Range: EV 1.0 to EV 20.0
Compensation: -5 EV to +5 EV (in 1/3 or 1/2 EV Steps)
Buffer/Continuous Shooting Up to 5 fps at 26.2 MP for Unlimited Frames in JPEG Format
Up to 5 fps at 26.2 MP for up to 50 Frames in Raw Format
Up to 6.5 fps at 26.2 MP
Up to 3 fps at 26.2 MP

Video

AV Recording
Video Recording Yes
Video Format 3840 x 2160p at 23.98/25 fps (MP4 via H.264)
1920 x 1080p at 25/29.97/50/59.94 fps (60 Mb/s MP4 via H.264)
1280 x 720p at 25/29.97/50/59.94 fps (12 Mb/s MP4 via H.264)
1920 x 1080p at 23.98/25/29.97/50/59.94 fps
1280 x 720p at 23.98/25/29.97/50/59.94 fps
Aspect Ratio 16:9 16:9
Video Clip Length Up to 29 Minute 59 Second 1920 x 1080: 29 Minutes, 59 Seconds
Audio Recording Built-In Mic: With Video (Stereo)
Built-In Mic: With Video (Stereo)
Built-In Mic: With Video (Stereo)
Optional External Mic: With Video (Stereo)

Display and Viewfinder

Viewfinder/Display
Viewfinder Type Electronic Optical
Viewfinder Pixel Count 2,360,000 98%
Display Screen 3″ Rear Screen Swivel Touchscreen LCD (1,040,000) 3″  Swivel Touchscreen LCD (1,040,000)

Conclusion

Canon EOS RP doesn’t have any eye-catching feature, if you already own Canon 6D Mark II camera, there is no need to upgrade and if you are planning to buy, then go with Canon EOS RP.