Compact reviews

Compact camera reviews by Amateur Photographer, featuring compact camera tests and specifications


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Hero 4 Black Edition

GoPro Hero 4 Review – First Impressions

As action-camera specialist GoPro unveils the 4K-shooting HERO 4 Black Edition, and the HERO 4 Silver Edition which sports a brand new touchscreen, Michael Topham offers his first thoughts on…


Leica X (Type 113) – First look hands on

Among the flood of new cameras to be announced at this year’s Photokina expo was the launch of the Leica X (Type 113) – the manufacturers latest flagship, fixed lens…

Sony A5100 product shot - front

Sony Alpha 5100 review

With 24.3-million-pixels, 179-point hybrid autofocus and advanced video, is the Sony Alpha 5100 the most high- tech, entry-level APS-C camera yet? Jon Devo finds out

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Panasonic Lumix CM1 product shot

Panasonic Lumix CM1 – First look hands on

Possibly the biggest surprise announcement at Photokina 2014 is the Panasonic Lumix CM1 – ‘a camera with Android rather than a smartphone with a camera’ as Panasonic like to call…


Fujifilm X30 first look review

Jon Devo tries out a brand new premium compact the Fujifilm X30, boasting a large and fast electronic viewfinder and a 12-million-pixel sensor

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Sigma dp2 Quattro review

The Sigma dp2 Quattro replaces the previous-generation DP2 Merrill, with a radically reworked sensor and strikingly unconventional body. Andy Westlake takes it for a test drive


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Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 front

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 is the first bridge camera to deliver the new ultra HD 4K video format thanks to the inclusion of an impressive 1in, 20.1MP CMOS sensor. Read…


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