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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Sony SLT Alpha 99 II sensor review: New super-resolution contender

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The Sony SLT A99 II is the Japanese electronic giant’s latest full-frame, DSLR-style, interchangeable-lens camera. Packing a 42Mp backside-illuminated (BSI) CMOS sensor, the A99 II offers a significant jump in resolution over its predecessor ...

Panasonic Lumix ZS60 sensor review: Compact travel zoom with 4K video

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If you don’t want the bulk of a bridge camera to take on vacation, a compact travel zoom camera may be the solution. These pocket-sized compacts may be small, but pack plenty of punch, ...

Sony RX100 V sensor review: High-end compact with impressive speed

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Around 16 months after the launch of the Mark IV, Sony has released the latest iteration in its RX100 series of high-end compact cameras. The Sony RX100 V features a similar 20.1Mp 1”-type BSI-CMOS ...

DJI Phantom 4 review: Lofty ambitions

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Aerial imaging using drones is an increasingly popular means off adding a whole new perspective to your narrative, and your budget doesn’t have to expand to that of the DOD’s to add one to ...

Nikon D3400 sensor review: New class leader

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Nikon’s latest entry-level camera is an incremental upgrade to the D3300, using the same or related 24-Mpix APS-C CMOS sensor, an EXPEED 4 processor with a new top ISO value of 25600, Full HD ...

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ330 sensor review: Monster zoom

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Panasonic’s upgraded FZ330 bridge camera offers a 24x optical zoom lens with fixed f/2.8 aperture and image quality on par with cameras in its class. ...

Olympus PEN-F Sensor Review: Style and substance

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Boasting a new 20.3Mp sensor under the hood, the new PEN-F is Olympus’s highest-resolution hybrid to date. ...

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS100/TZ100 review: Unique package

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Following the successful integration of relatively large 1-inch type sensors in compact cameras a couple of years ago, manufacturers are beginning to offer a wider range of models to target certain genres. With a ...

Pentax K-1 sensor review: Full-frame marvel

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Pentax’s first foray into the world of full-frame DSLRs arrives in the shape of the 36Mp Pentax K-1. Costing just $1800 and boasting a high-resolution sensor, built-in sensor shift stabilization, and a weather-sealed body, ...

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV Sensor Review: Game changer?

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Canon’s iconic EOS 5D series of full-frame DSLRs have had wide appeal with both pro and enthusiast photographers, blending great image quality and good features in a more affordable mid-range body design. Boasting a ...

Sony SLT Alpha 68 sensor review: Incremental advances over the high-end Alpha 65

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Although the firm’s mirrorless models are popular, Sony hasn’t given up on its SLT - translucent mirror cameras. Introduced late last year, the SLT Alpha 68 adopts a 24-Mpix APS-C CMOS sensor sitting behind a ...

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX10 III sensor review: Family perks

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Sony’s latest iteration of the RX10 is much more than a simple update. While it includes the same Bionz X level processor and what looks on paper at least to be the same or ...

Panasonic Lumix GX80/GX85 sensor review: Diminutive design

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Panasonic’s latest small and compact GX80/85 mirrorless hybrid boasts 4K video and a 16Mp MFT sensor with the OLPF removed. ...

Canon EOS-1D X Mark II sensor review: New class leader

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With an all-new 20.2-Mpix full-frame CMOS sensor featuring dual DIGIC 6 processors, a native ISO range up to 51,200, and continuous shooting at up to 14fps, the Canon EOS-1D X Mark II is the latest ...

Sony A6300 sensor review: Sony’s best APS-C sensor to date

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As the current flagship model in the range of Sony’s APS-C format mirrorless cameras, the Sony A6300 is fitted with a newly-developed 24-Mpix APS-C CMOS sensor and BIONZ XTM processor. With a native ISO ...

Nikon D500 sensor review: Performance redefined

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With an all-new 20.9-Mpix APS-C CMOS sensor achieving a native ISO up to 51200, and capable of 10 fps in RAW with a 200-shot buffer, the D500 is the latest semipro-oriented crop camera model from ...

Canon EOS 80D sensor review: Dynamic performer

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With an all-new 24.2Mpix APS CMOS sensor, a 45-point all cross-type viewfinder for stills, and a Dual Pixel CMOS AF system for live view or when recording video, the Canon EOS 80D is the ...

Nikon D5 sensor review: A worthy successor

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As the eagerly-awaited successor to the 16-Mpix D4s, the new Nikon D5 boasts an all-new 20.8-Mpix full-frame CMOS sensor with ISO up to 3.28M (yes, million), 12 fps continuous shooting, a new 153-point AF ...

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