Canon Robotic Camera System CR-S700R

Key Specifications

Centre-based system

Approx. 26 cm rotating radius (excluding the camera/lens)

Support for multiple cameras/heads

Efficient single user operation with the Camera Remote Application

Single ethernet cable

Provides signals for camera control, head operation and image data transfer

XLR 3-pin 24 V power

Supports compatible, industry standard XLR power supplies

5 pre-set positions

Save and recall up to 5 pre-set pan/tilt/rotation and zoom positions

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Specifications in detail

Robotic Camera System CR-S700R (Head)


Centre-rotating system


Pan (0°: front):
Angular range: -170 to 170°
Speed range: 0.5-120°/sec.

Tilt (0°: level):
Angular range: -40 to 220°
Speed range: 0.3-120°/sec.

Roll (0°: level):
Angular range: -100 to 100°
Speed range: 1-90°/sec.

Max. turning radius

Approx. 26 cm (excluding attached lens and camera)

Lens zoom control

Yes, external zoom unit


Power supply:
XLR 3-pin socket

Ethernet terminal:
RJ-45 terminal: 1000BASE-T compatible


On/Off switch


Attaches with four M8 bolts

Max Power consumption

Approx. 160 W

Operating Environment

Temperature: -15 to 40°C
Humidity: not exceeding 90% RH (noncondensing)

Dimensions (W x D x H)

Approx. 411 x 523 x 382 mm (1.3 x 1.7 x 1.3 ft.)
(excluding camera, lens, and accessories)

Body weight

Approx.19 kg (41.8 lb.)
(including CR-G100, excluding camera and accessories)


As of March 2023: EOS-1D X Mark II, EOS-1D X Mark III, EOS R3 (requires CR-BP200)

Lens :
As of Febeuary 2024: EF 11-24mm f/4L USM*, EF 16-35mm f/2.8L III USM, EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM, EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS III USM, EF 24-105mm f/4L IS II USM, EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM, RF 15-35mm F2.8L IS USM*, RF 24-70mm F2.8L IS USM*, RF 24-105mm F4L IS USM*, RF 70-200mm F2.8L IS USM, RF 100-500mm F4.5-7.1L IS USM (requires CR-BP200), RF 24-240mm F4-6.3 IS USM, RF 100-300mm F2.8L IS USM (requires CR-BP300, but the rain cover and 2x RF Extender are not supported)
* Vignetting may occur at the wide-angle end and the rain cover is not supported.
(Note: The EOS R3 is required to use any of the RF mount lenses listed. The EF lenses may also be used on the EOS R3, but will require the use of an EF-EOS R adapter)

Optional accessories

Base plates / adapters :
Base Plate CR-BP100 (Truss mounting plate for the CR-S700R)

Base Plate CR-BP200 (Enables the EOS R3 and RF 100-500mmF4.5-7.1L IS USM lens to be mounted to the CR-S700R)

Base Plate CR-BP300 (Enables the RF 100-300mm F2.8L IS USM lens to be mounted on the CR-S700R and used with the EOS R3. The EOS R3 also needs CR-BP200)

Rain cover :
Camera Remote Rain Cover URC-S1

Third party optional accessories

Power supply:
XLR 3-pin 24–28 V DC, approx. 160 W
(Recommended: 200 W or higher output, using a cable with a high current-carrying capacity of 8A or higher, and low resistance (less than 0.25 Ω))

(Wide-angle) Overview camera: Watec WAT-02U2D
Eyepiece camera: Watec WAT-03U2

Zoom Gear: ARRI K2.66131.0 Zip Gear
Joystick: APEM Desktop controller (100-590)
Joystick: PXN-2113 Game Flight Joystick
Controller: Sony DualShock 4 (CUH-ZCT2) Controller
Truss Clamps (for base plate)

IP Camera Controller CR-G100


Power/remote terminal:
HEAD Terminal - CR-S700R body connection

Digital terminal:
USB 3.0 (Type-C) CAMERA 1 terminal - EOS camera connection.
USB 3.0 (Type-A) EYEPIECE CAMERA terminal - Eyepiece camera connection.
USB 2.0 (Micro-B) VIEW CAMERA terminal - Overview camera connection.

Ethernet terminal:
RJ-45 terminal: 1000BASE-T, PoE (IEEE802.3 at Type1/Type2) - CR-S700R body connection.
RJ-45 CAMERA 2 terminal: 1000BASE-T - EOS camera connection.

Remote control terminal:
2.5 mm N3-type remote control - EOS camera connection


On/Off switch (with operation-lock function)

Power Consumption

Approx. 12 W (Maximum 25.5 W) - with PoE operation

Operating Environment

Temperature: -15 to 40°C
Humidity: not exceeding 90% RH (noncondensing)

Dimensions (W x H x D)

Approx. 142 x 38 x 114 mm (5.6 x 1.5 x 4.5 in.)

Body weight

Approx. 335 g (11.8 oz.)

Optional accessories

Application software:
Camera Remote Application CR-A100 - Controls multiple cameras/systems with one computer/application.
(Requires: Windows 10 64-bit (Intel Core i7 2.6GHz and 8GB RAM or greater), with Google Chrome)

* All specifications are subject to change without notice