The Canon EOS M3 offers dSLR-quality photos and a nice design, but its feature set is average, performance is sluggish and its price relatively high, at least in the US and the UK.
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The camera's 25x zoom is its only standout feature compared with competitors.
For those who can afford a place in this high-end market, the company redesigns its autofocus and introduces the 80-megapixel IQ3 sensor.
The update to the well-received K-3 gets a built-in GPS.
Very, very incremental updates from the X-A1 include a flip-up display.
The latest in a line of sub-$500 ILC announcements this spring, Nikon's cheapest model certainly doesn't skimp on the performance specs.
The TG-3 is just as tough as its predecessor, but gets a cool new macro trick and accessory, while the 24x compact zoom SH-1 gets styling and image stabilization to match the company's interchangeable lens cameras.
In addition to speeding up its flagship interchangeable-lens model, Nikon debuts a power-zoom kit lens and a telephoto zoom for its CX mount.
While the camera still has the weather-sealed body and same basic design, almost everything else about the Pentax K-3 from sensor to control layout is different.
Some first impressions of the company's new compact, least expensive interchangeable-lens camera.