Canon EOS M50 Video Recording Limits

Canon EOS M50

The Canon EOS M50 has a maximum video recording time of 30 minutes, but only for some formats. That limit is also dependent upon multiple factors like camera settings, media storage size, camera power, and internal camera temperature. See details and notes below for more information.


Maximum continuous video recording times for the Canon EOS M50
Format Limit

1If the recording time reaches 29 minutes, 59 seconds, recording will stop automatically.

2If the recording time reaches 7 minutes, 29 seconds, recording will stop automatically.

Normal Frame Rates (59.94 fps or less) 30 minutes1
High Frame Rates (119.9 or 100 fps) 7 minutes, 30 seconds2


  • Individual movies that exceed 4GB may be divided into multiple files.
  • An increase of the camera’s internal temperature may cause recording to stop before the maximum recording time is reached.


  1. Canon EOS M50 Help Guide (English) - page 89
  2. Canon EOS M50 Support Page (