Camera sensor reviews

The DXOMARK Sensor evaluation measures the image quality of camera sensors that can record images in RAW format, and all analysis is undertaken before demosaicing or JPG processing. Read how cameras from all major manufacturers perform and rank, and compare them with others.

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Canon EOS R3 Sensor review: Best low light performer


The Canon EOS R3 is the new full-frame mirrorless flagship model, sitting above the Canon EOS R5 and more or less alongside the Canon EOS-1DX Mark III. Aimed at potentially the same market as the ...

Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5 II Sensor review: Enhanced high ISO performance


The Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5 II (GH5M2) is the update to the original DC-GH5. It adds a new processor, improves autofocus, and expands on the range of video features its predecessor was known for. It adopts ...

Sony A1 Sensor review: Speed and quality in one


The Sony Alpha 1 is the new Sony full-frame mirrorless flagship, sitting above the Sony A9 and the Sony A7 models. Housed in a familiar-styled and still relatively compact body, the Sony A1 features a ...

Panasonic Lumix DC-S5 Sensor review: Smaller than the Lumix DC-S1, but similar


The Lumix DC-S5 is a smaller, more affordable version of Panasonic’s original mid-range, full-frame mirrorless camera, the Lumix DC-S1. Like that model, the DC-S5 comes with a 24.2 MP sensor and in-body stabilization with 5-axis ...

Nikon Z6 II Sensor review: Familiar sensor performance


The Z6 II is the second generation of Nikon’s mid-range full-frame mirrorless camera, which was launched some three years ago in 2018. Like the high-res Z7 II launched alongside, the Z6 II looks practically identical ...


Nikon Z7 II Sensor review: Nikon’s best mirrorless camera to date


The Z7 II is the first update to the Z7, Nikon’s first high-resolution full-frame mirrorless camera launched in 2018. While looking very similar externally to the original Z7, the mark II retains all the headline ...

Leica SL2-S Sensor review: Optimized for low light


The Leica SL2-S is the new lower-res, more video-oriented version of the SL2. Instead of that camera’s 47 MP sensor, the SL2-S has a newly-developed BSI CMOS full-frame sensor with an effective pixel count of ...

Sony A7S III Sensor review: Low-light specialist


The Sony A7S III is the latest iteration of Sony’s full-frame video and stills hybrid mirrorless cameras, based on the A7 series bodies and tech. As the most video-centric of the series, the camera features ...

Sony A7C Sensor review: Full-frame goodness in a compact body


Although already handily compact, Sony’s full-frame A7 series cameras followed the established wisdom of aping the design and layout of the DSLR — that is, until now. The Sony A7C breaks with tradition and shoehorns ...

Canon EOS R5 Sensor review: A high water mark


Announced at the same time as the Canon EOS R6, the pro-oriented Canon EOS R5 is the current top-of-range model in Canon’s mirrorless EOS R system. As a second-generation model from Canon, the EOS R5 offers ...

Canon EOS R6 Sensor review: Enthusiast mirrorless


Announced alongside the pro-oriented Canon EOS R5 in the summer, the Canon EOS R6 is a more affordable mid-range model aimed at enthusiasts looking to get into the Canon EOS R mirrorless system. Like the ...

Canon EOS-1D X Mark III Sensor review


Please Note: A previous version of this review, published June 19, 2020, contained erroneous test data that affected the scoring. This new version of the review contains the correct data and scores. We regret any ...

Sony a9 II sensor review


The Sony a9 II is an updated version of the original a9, which was the first flagship in the series sitting above the a7 line. Like the original, the new model is aimed at the ...

Sony A6600 sensor review


The Sony A6600 is the follow-up to the A6500, and is now the premium camera in the company’s range of rangefinder-style, mirrorless interchangeable-lens models that feature an APS-C sensor. Like its forerunner, the new model ...

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VII sensor review


Models in the popular Sony Cyber-shot RX100 compact camera line share a similar body design and a 20MP 1-inch type sensor; they differ mainly by lens choice. As the seventh iteration (or eighth, if you ...

Canon EOS RP Sensor review


The Canon EOS RP is the second full-frame mirrorless camera after the EOS R to feature the company’s RF mount, and while it is one of the least expensive current generation full-frame mirrorless models available ...

Sony A7R IV sensor review


The Sony A7R IV is the successor to the full-frame 42.4MP A7R III and features a newly-developed 61.2MP BSI-CMOS sensor with a native 100-32,000 ISO range (expandable to 50-102,400). Besides the higher pixel count, the ...

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