News from www.dxomark.comhttp://www.dxomark.comen-US Mon, 25 Aug 2014 00:00:01 GMT HTC One M8: 4.1Mp sensor ranks outside the DxOMark top 10 http://www.dxomark.com/Mobiles/HTC-One-M8-4.1Mp-sensor-ranks-outside-the-DxOMark-top-10#6927 <img src="http://cdn.dxomark.com/var/ezwebin_site/storage/images/mobiles/htc-one-m8-4.1mp-sensor-ranks-outside-the-dxomark-top-10/107132-1-eng-US/HTC-One-M8-4.1Mp-sensor-ranks-outside-the-DxOMark-top-10_small.jpg"> <p> <p>Just 12 months on from the launch of its predecessor HTC have unveiled a new flagship Smartphone in the shape of the HTC One M8. Boasting fast processing, a massive 5.0in screen and a sleek design with a reassuringly robust feel, the phone specs will give its competitors a run for their money. Only packing a 4.1Mp camera however can it compete for photos?</p> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:00:01 GMT Nikon D810 sensor review: New DxOMark leader http://www.dxomark.com/Reviews/Nikon-D810-sensor-review-New-DxOMark-leader#6911 <img src="http://cdn.dxomark.com/var/ezwebin_site/storage/images/reviews/nikon-d810-sensor-review-new-dxomark-leader/107008-2-eng-US/Nikon-D810-sensor-review-New-DxOMark-leader_small.jpg"> <p> <p>Nikon has enjoyed phenomenal success with both the <a href="http://www.dxomark.com/Cameras/Nikon/D800" target="_blank">Nikon D800</a> and <a href="http://www.dxomark.com/Cameras/Nikon/D800E" target="_blank">D800E</a> models, and particularly so with latter model with its unusual optical low-pass filter that cancels out the anti-aliasing effects. So it comes as little surprise to see the usual mid-term update, the <a href="http://www.dxomark.com/Cameras/Nikon/D810" target="_blank">D810</a>, consolidates the two by offering a newly developed full-frame 36-Mpix sensor without optical low pass filter. We’ve had the opportunity to put the new camera through its paces this summer in our Paris-based labs. Read on to find out how well the sensor in this new revamped model performs.</p> Tue, 24 Jun 2014 00:00:01 GMT Best lenses for the Canon EOS-1D X: Best primes and zooms http://www.dxomark.com/Reviews/Best-lenses-for-the-Canon-EOS-1D-X-Best-primes-and-zooms#6855 <img src="http://cdn.dxomark.com/var/ezwebin_site/storage/images/reviews/best-lenses-for-the-canon-eos-1d-x-best-primes-and-zooms/106514-3-eng-US/Best-lenses-for-the-Canon-EOS-1D-X-Best-primes-and-zooms_small.jpg"> <p> <p>With a full-frame 18-Mpix CMOS sensor and twin Digic 5+ processers that’s capable of continuous bursts of up 12 fps – the fastest of any professional DSLR currently - the <a href="http://www.dxomark.com/Cameras/Canon/EOS-1Dx" target="_blank">Canon EOS-1 Dx</a> is the firm’s flagship press camera. We’ve assessed it with over 100 EF mount lenses, to see how well they perform. Read on to find out which models are the best optically and which, if any, you should avoid.</p> Sat, 21 Jun 2014 00:00:01 GMT Tamron Superzooms Preview: Three new third-party super zooms for full frame, Micro Four Thirds, and Canon EOS M cameras http://www.dxomark.com/Reviews/Tamron-Superzooms-Preview-Three-new-third-party-super-zooms-for-full-frame-Micro-Four-Thirds-and-Canon-EOS-M-cameras#6854 <img src="http://cdn.dxomark.com/var/ezwebin_site/storage/images/reviews/tamron-superzooms-preview-three-new-third-party-super-zooms-for-full-frame-micro-four-thirds-and-canon-eos-m-cameras/106486-1-eng-US/Tamron-Superzooms-Preview-Three-new-third-party-super-zooms-for-full-frame-Micro-Four-Thirds-and-Canon-EOS-M-cameras_small.jpg"> <p> <p>Super zooms offer an incredible focal range from wide-angle through to telephoto in a single lens. With a good line up of super zooms already under their belt, third-party lens manufacturer Tamron have bolster their line-up with three new options. We take a closer look at the announcements to see how they shape up.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 00:00:01 GMT Canon EOS-1D X vs. Nikon D4s sensor review: Consummate performers http://www.dxomark.com/Reviews/Canon-EOS-1D-X-vs.-Nikon-D4s-sensor-review-Consummate-performers#6844 <img src="http://cdn.dxomark.com/var/ezwebin_site/storage/images/reviews/canon-eos-1d-x-vs.-nikon-d4s-sensor-review-consummate-performers/106408-1-eng-US/Canon-EOS-1D-X-vs.-Nikon-D4s-sensor-review-Consummate-performers_small.jpg"> <p> <p>Now that the World Cup is underway in Brazil we thought we would turn out attention to well-known two teams battling at the side of the pitch. In the white strip we have the <a href="http://www.dxomark.com/Cameras/Canon/EOS-1Dx" target="_blank">Canon EOS-1 D X</a> and the <a href="http://www.dxomark.com/Cameras/Nikon/D4s" target="_blank">Nikon D4S</a> are sporting all black. &nbsp;Read on to see for yourself how these two teams compare and how well they perform when put to the test.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 00:00:01 GMT Sony Cyber-shot DSC RX100 III sensor review: Better by design? http://www.dxomark.com/Reviews/Sony-Cyber-shot-DSC-RX100-III-sensor-review-Better-by-design#6829 <img src="http://cdn.dxomark.com/var/ezwebin_site/storage/images/reviews/sony-cyber-shot-dsc-rx100-iii-sensor-review-better-by-design/106308-2-eng-US/Sony-Cyber-shot-DSC-RX100-III-sensor-review-Better-by-design_small.jpg"> <p> <p>Given the physically small size and high pixel density we were mightily impressed by the 1-inch type sensor in the original <a href="http://www.dxomark.com/Cameras/Sony/Cyber-shot-DSC-RX100" target="_blank">RX100</a> and the follow up, the <a href="http://www.dxomark.com/Cameras/Sony/Cyber-shot-DSC-RX100-II" target="_blank">RX100 II</a>. So how does the new <a href="http://www.dxomark.com/Cameras/Sony/Cyber-shot-DSC-RX100-III" target="_blank">RX100 III</a> compare?&nbsp; Read on to find out.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 00:00:01 GMT Best lenses for the Olympus OM-D EM-10: Wide-angle primes and telephoto zooms http://www.dxomark.com/Reviews/Best-lenses-for-the-Olympus-OM-D-EM-10-Wide-angle-primes-and-telephoto-zooms#6818 <img src="http://cdn.dxomark.com/var/ezwebin_site/storage/images/reviews/best-lenses-for-the-olympus-om-d-em-10-wide-angle-primes-and-telephoto-zooms/106212-1-eng-US/Best-lenses-for-the-Olympus-OM-D-EM-10-Wide-angle-primes-and-telephoto-zooms_small.jpg"> <p> <p>We’ve analyzed the image quality of 33 lens models, around 70% of the current range using the native MFT mount, on the new <a href="http://www.dxomark.com/Cameras/Olympus/OM-D-E-M10" target="_blank">Olympus OM-D EM-10</a>. Read onto find out which of those lenses perform best and which, if any, you should try and avoid when paired with the new camera.</p> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 00:00:01 GMT Canon EF-M 55-200mm f/4.5-6.3 IS STM Preview: First telephoto zoom lens for the Canon EOS M hybrid system http://www.dxomark.com/Reviews/Canon-EF-M-55-200mm-f-4.5-6.3-IS-STM-Preview-First-telephoto-zoom-lens-for-the-Canon-EOS-M-hybrid-system#6822 <img src="http://cdn.dxomark.com/var/ezwebin_site/storage/images/reviews/canon-ef-m-55-200mm-f-4.5-6.3-is-stm-preview-first-telephoto-zoom-lens-for-the-canon-eos-m-hybrid-system/106236-1-eng-US/Canon-EF-M-55-200mm-f-4.5-6.3-IS-STM-Preview-First-telephoto-zoom-lens-for-the-Canon-EOS-M-hybrid-system_small.jpg"> <p> <p>Today Canon has extended their range of lenses for their EOS M hybrid camera system with a new <a href="http://www.dxomark.com/Lenses/Canon/Canon-EF-M-55-200mm-F45-63-IS-STM" target="_blank">Canon EF-M 55-200mm f/4.5-6.3 IS STM</a>. The first telephoto zoom lens for the EOS E hybrid system, the new lens features both image stabilisation and Canon STM autofocus technology. We delve into the specs to see what else it offers.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 17 Jun 2014 00:00:01 GMT Sony Alpha 7S sensor review: New low–light champ http://www.dxomark.com/Reviews/Sony-Alpha-7S-sensor-review-New-low-light-champ#6802 <img src="http://cdn.dxomark.com/var/ezwebin_site/storage/images/reviews/sony-alpha-7s-sensor-review-new-low-light-champ/106098-4-eng-US/Sony-Alpha-7S-sensor-review-New-low-light-champ_small.jpg"> <p> <p>If you read the forums on colleagues’ sites lots of users lament the selling of their old full-frame <a href="http://www.dxomark.com/Cameras/Canon/EOS-5D" target="_blank">Canon EOS 5D</a>, <a href="http://www.dxomark.com/Cameras/Nikon/D700" target="_blank">Nikon D700</a> or even their bulky <a href="http://www.dxomark.com/Cameras/Nikon/D3" target="_blank">Nikon D3</a> or <a href="http://www.dxomark.com/Cameras/Nikon/D3s" target="_blank">D3s</a>. Practically every user, so it seems, says their pictures from those old models had something special that the newer models lack. &nbsp;Sony think they may be on to something and have introduced the <a href="http://www.dxomark.com/Cameras/Sony/A7S" target="_blank">A7S</a> a full-frame model with a newly-developed 12.2-Mpix CMOS sensor. Read on to find out well this new model performs?</p> Mon, 16 Jun 2014 00:00:01 GMT Best lenses for the Olympus OM-D EM-10: Standard and Short telephoto primes and zooms http://www.dxomark.com/Reviews/Best-lenses-for-the-Olympus-OM-D-EM-10-Standard-and-Short-telephoto-primes-and-zooms#6791 <img src="http://cdn.dxomark.com/var/ezwebin_site/storage/images/reviews/best-lenses-for-the-olympus-om-d-em-10-standard-and-short-telephoto-primes-and-zooms/106000-1-eng-US/Best-lenses-for-the-Olympus-OM-D-EM-10-Standard-and-Short-telephoto-primes-and-zooms_small.jpg"> <p> <p>We’ve analyzed the image quality of 33 lens models, around 70% of the current range using the native MFT mount, on the new <a href="http://www.dxomark.com/Cameras/Olympus/OM-D-E-M10" target="_blank">Olympus OM-D EM-10</a>. Read on to find out which of those lenses perform best and which, if any, you should try and avoid when paired with the new camera.</p>