Sony ILCA-77 Mark II

8.8 Rating

An upgrade to Sony’s flagship A-mount camera with a new 79-point AF module and autofocusing system, updated sensor and image processor plus integrated Wi-Fi and NFC.

Nikon D610

8.8 Rating

A minor refresh to Nikon’s entry-level ‘full-frame’ DSLR with slightly faster continuous shooting, a new Quiet Continuous mode and improved auto white balance.

Nikon D5300

8.8 Rating

Nikon’s latest mid-level DSLR boasts an effective resolution of 24.2 megapixels and uses a DX-format CMOS sensor with no optical low-pass filter.

Nikon Df

A retro-styled stills-only DSLR with a ‘full-frame’ 16-megapixel sensor and dial controls for setting the shooting mode, shutter speed, ISO and exposure compensation.

Pentax K-3

9.0 Rating

Pentax’s new flagship DSLR features 24-megapixel and an innovative selectable AA filter simulator to suppress unwanted moire patterns.

Canon EOS 70D

8.8 Rating

Targeted at photo enthusiasts, the 70D features a new 20.2-megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor that has been designed and manufactured by Canon. It also introduces the company’s innovative Dual Pixel CMOS AF technology.


Canon’s new EOS 70D will replace the EOS 60D when it is released in September. Positioned between the EOS 700D and EOS 7D it is designed for photo enthusiasts and features a new 20.2-megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor, designed and manufactured by Canon. A key feature of the new camera is an innovative Dual Pixel CMOS AF technology (outlined below), which improves autofocusing performance when shooting in Live View mode, particularly for recording Full HD movies.