Compact system camera reviews and specifications (also called hybrid cameras and micro four thirds cameras)


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Panasonic Lumix DMC-G1 Review

Panasonic Lumix G1 is a Micro Four Thirds DSLR-like camera with interchangeable lens; it's far smaller than a conventional DSLR but has features to fight its corner. So how does…


Our rating:  85%

Panasonic GH1

Panasonic Lumix GH1 Review

Panasonic Lumix GH1: The Micro Four Thirds System gains a new member, and with an impressive arsenal of video functions it could just be the best yet


Our rating:  85%


Olympus Pen E-P1 Review

The Olympus E-P1 - the company's first Micro Four Thirds camera, with its design based on the original Olympus PEN. But does the EP1 have the potential to become as…


Our rating:  88%


Panasonic Lumix GF1 Review

The Panasonic GF1 is the latest in line from Panasonic's G-series - a much-touted Micro Four Thirds system that offers DSLR quality in a compact body. What Digital Camera test…


Our rating:  89%

Ricoh GXR review 50mm f/2.5 macro standalone

Ricoh GXR 50mm f/2.5 macro Review

The Ricoh GXR is an entirely new concept camera with interchangeable all-in-one lens-and-sensor units. What Digital Camera reviews the 50mm f/2.5 macro lens unit...


Our rating:  79%

Ricoh GXR review 24-72mm lens unit

Ricoh GXR 24-72mm f/2.5-4.4 lens unit Review

The Ricoh GXR 24-72mm f/2.5-4.4 lens unit is the second of Ricoh's current GXR lenses. The What Digital Camera GXR 24-72mm review sees how it shapes up...


Our rating:  78%

GF1 vs E-P2: EP2 front product image

Olympus E-P2 Review

We pitch the Olympus E-P2 head to head with the Panasonic GF1...


Our rating:  88%


Olympus E-PL1 Review

The PEN series gets smaller and adds a built-in flash with the Olympus E-PL1


Our rating:  88%

Samsung NX10 product image shot front side with 18-55mm OIS kit lens

Samsung NX10 Review

Is the new Samsung NX10 the future of Micro System Cameras? The What Digital Camera Samsung NX10 review sees how it stands up against the established Micro Four Thirds system...


Our rating:  88%

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Panasonic Lumix G2 Review

The Panasonic G2 adds 720p HD movie capture and touchscreen LCD capabilities. What Digital Camera's Panasonic Lumix G2 review tests out how good the new kit is...


Our rating:  87%

Sony NEX-5 product image

Sony NEX-5 Review

The Sony NEX-5 is the smallest interchangeable lens system camera on the market, using a new APS HD CMOS sensor. Is the NEX-5 the new king of 'hybrid' cameras? The…


Our rating:  90%


Panasonic Lumix G10 Review

Panasonic’s Lumix G-series introduces its most price-busting camera yet. but is it worth investing in?


Our rating:  86%

Sony NEX-3 product image front angle 16mm

Sony NEX-3 Review

Sony's entry-level NEX-3 Micro System Camera is compact-like in appearance but has changeable lenses and produces DSLR quality. The What Digital Camera Sony NEX-3 review...


Our rating:  90%

Samsung NX100 product shot

Samsung NX100 Review

The Samsung NX100 is the latest NX-series Compact System Camera. But with no flash or viewfinder, is there the demand for such a camera? What Digital Camera reviews the Samsung…


Our rating:  85%

Panasonic Lumix GF2 product shot - LCD

Panasonic Lumix GF2 Review

The new Panasonic Lumix GF2 is the world's smallest and lightest interchangeable lens camera to come complete with a built-in flash and touchscreen technology. But how does it compare to…


Our rating:  87%

Panasonic Lumix GH2 product shot front angle

Panasonic Lumix GH2 Review

The GH2 is the latest Micro Four Thirds camera to market. With its new 16MP sensor, touchscreen LCD, 'Light Speed' Autofocus and 1080p movie mode is it a true DSLR-beater?…


Our rating:  89%

Samsung NX11

Samsung NX11 Review

The Samsung NX11 updates the original NX10 Compact System Camera of last year. Now straight from the box with i-Function lens compatibility, is this latest Samsung NX release enough to…


Our rating:  89%

Olympus PEN E-PL2

Olympus PEN E-PL2 Review

The PEN E-PL2 is the latest PEN offering from Olympus. Aimed at enthusiast consumers, the E-PL2 is designed to offer a host of creative controls and DSLR-like image quality in…


Our rating:  87%


Panasonic Lumix G3 Review

The Panasonic Lumix G3 breathes new life into the G-series system with a newly designed body that's 25% smaller and 10% lighter than the previous G2 release. Can this re-think…


Our rating:  88%