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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Leica C sensor review: Small sensor struggles in low light

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Aimed at discerning enthusiasts, the diminutive Leica C size boasts a stabilized 28-200mm equivalent f2.0-5.9 zoom, 12-Mpix 1/1.7in type back-illuminated MOS sensor and built-in 200k-dot EVF. Read on to find out how this camera ...

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 sensor review: Ultimate all-in-one?

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Panasonic are no strangers to the bridge-type super-zoom so it comes as little surprise to see this new model replete with up-to-the-minute features such as 4K video capture, zebra pattern and focus peaking and ...

Sony A5100 sensor review: Uncompromising performance

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Sitting directly above the current entry-level A5000 this new model boasts a similar 24-Mpix Exmor APS-C CMOS sensor with on-chip phase detection pixels covering over 90% of the image frame and Bionz X image ...

Nikon D810 sensor review: New DxOMark leader

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Nikon has enjoyed phenomenal success with both the Nikon D800 and D800E models, and particularly so with latter model with its unusual optical low-pass filter that cancels out the anti-aliasing effects. So it comes ...

Canon EOS-1D X vs. Nikon D4s sensor review: Consummate performers

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 ...

Sony Cyber-shot DSC RX100 III sensor review: Better by design?

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Given the physically small size and high pixel density we were mightily impressed by the 1-inch type sensor in the original RX100 and the follow up, the RX100 II. So how does the new ...

Sony Alpha 7S sensor review: New low–light champ

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If you read the forums on colleagues’ sites lots of users lament the selling of their old full-frame Canon EOS 5D, Nikon D700 or even their bulky Nikon D3 or D3s. Practically every user, ...

Nikon 1 J4 sensor review: Serious entry-level contender?

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After the announcement of the flagship Nikon 1 V3 the company revealed a new less expensive model sharing many of the features, including the 18-Mpix CX format (1-inch type) sensor with an improved hybrid ...

Sony SLT Alpha 77 II sensor review: New leader in the ‘semi-pro’ category?

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With the 2014 World Cup in Brazil approaching, this is the time manufacturers with serious interests in professional sports start revealing new cameras and lenses to selected press agencies. Both Canon and Nikon are ...

Samsung NX2000 sensor review: Entry-level contender

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With a 20.3-Mpix APS-C CMOS sensor, touch screen NFC Samsung’s Galaxy NX2000 is a new intermediate entry-level model sitting between the NX1100 and NX300. Read on to find out if it has enough to ...

Samsung Galaxy NX sensor review: Smart choice?

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Samsung’s Galaxy NX is the world’s first large sensor, mobile-camera hybrid with interchangeable lenses. Read on to find out if this innovative newcomer has what it takes to compete with rival mirrorless offerings. ...

Samsung NX30 sensor review: Convincing option?

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Samsung’s new 20.3-Mpix APS-C NX30 is a revamp of the former mid-range NX20 model. Read on to find out if it’s got what it takes to compete with rival mirrorless offerings. ...

Canon PowerShot G1X II sensor review: Strong contender?

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Canon has completely revamped their large sensor G1X compact. Read on to find out if this is enough to compete with rival offerings. ...

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 sensor review: Heavyweight contender

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Panasonic GH series of micro four-thirds cameras are some of the best all-round video and stills hybrid solutions currently available. Read on to find out how the new 4K capable Four Thirds sensor in ...

Sony A6000 sensor review: Little wonder

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The Sony Alpha A6000 is a revision of the earlier NEX-6 featuring a new 24-Mpix APS-C sensor and on-sensor phase-detection AF with improved coverage. Read on to find out how the new model performs. ...

Nikon Coolpix P340 sensor review: Modest revamp

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After a fairly substantial upgrade from the P310 to the P330, this new model is a far less extravagant refresh.  Read on to find out how it performs. ...

Nokia Lumia 1520 sensor review: Pushing the boundaries?

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Nokia has decided to take on rivals with larger screens but, with its smaller 4.3 x 5.8mm 20-Mpix CMOS sensor, can this model resoundingly beat them in image quality?  Read on to find out. ...

Canon EOS 1200D sensor review: Rebel with a cause?

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With an 18-Mpix CMOS sensor the Canon EOS 1200D, otherwise known as the Rebel T5 in the US and Kiss X70 in Asia, is the latest entry-level model DSLR from the maker. Read on ...

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