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​iPhone 6S gets middling score on camera lab test

Apple's latest smartphone only tied last year's iPhone 6 and 6 Plus in DxOMark Mobile's lab tests of photo and video quality.

By October 14, 2015


Google promises Nexus 6P tweak to improve video

The upcoming flagship smartphone lacks a technology called optical image stabilization, which counteracts blurry or shaky images. But improvements are on the way.

By October 1, 2015


Pumped-up camera may vault Nexus 6P, Nexus 5X phones into mainstream

Better photo tech should help Google's Android-powered phones escape the techie buyer niche. Too bad there's no image stabilization.

By September 30, 2015


Canon promises 120-megapixel camera -- and super-sharp video, too

Forthcoming SLR and videocamera models should capture much more detailed imagery. And the Japanese camera maker can now photograph and reprint the texture of subjects, not just the color.

By September 8, 2015


​Canon's pricey 50-megapixel cameras still lag Nikon in key image test

Photographers loyal to the Canon brand may now have a higher-resolution option than Nikon customers, but Nikon's scores in DxOMark -- a core part of image quality -- remain well ahead.

By July 8, 2015


​Under pressure, Canon cuts prices for 33 lenses

High-end lenses are a notch more attainable for Canon SLR users. Some lens prices were cut again after Canon trimmed prices last September.

By April 13, 2015


iPhone 6 models 'set gold standard' in photo, video quality tests

In a noteworthy test of photo and video image quality, Apple's new iPhones bump aside Samsung, Sony and Nokia.

By September 23, 2014


Sony Xperia Z2 crowned new king of mobile photography

The smartphone has beaten out the Nokia 808 Pureview to take the lead in overall picture quality.

By April 8, 2014


Red's camera wows with top score in image-sensor test

A cinema camera just showed it can outclass full-frame SLRs from Canon and Nikon that have sensors nearly twice as large.

By March 3, 2014


Zeiss Otus 55mm f1.4 lens tests show unparalleled sharpness

Few photographers will buy the $4,000 lens, but many will covet its performance, judging by new tests by LensRentals and DxO Labs.

By November 21, 2013