What is the best hybrid camera for between £400 and £600?

You want a hybrid camera for between £400 and £600. Here is a list of our favourite hybrid cameras for a price between £400 and £600

Hybrid cameras for between £400 and £600:

Olympus E-PL1Olympus E-PL1

If the Olympus E-PL1 indicates the direction for hybrid models, then the outlook is 
certainly positive.

The camera is by no means perfect, particularly when its focusing foibles are considered, and it'd be nice to see high-res LCD screens and a few other wrinkles ironed out in future models. Even so, to achieve this level of image quality in such a small body is a significant development.


12 megapixels 3200 max ISO Has a manual mode Has HD video Has image stabilisation Has a built in flash Uses SD memory cards Weight - 296g  WDC score - 88%

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Samsung NX10Samsung NX10

The NX10 offers great value and will open the mirrorless market up to a variety of users.

Whether performance will outsmart the entry-level DSLR market (and, based on its design the NX10 appeals very much as a DSLR-replacement camera) is another matter altogether, one that only the consumers can answer.

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