The Top 10 Camera Sensors As Rated by DxoMark – February 2020

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by Joseph Morganti

Introduction

Of the entire build of a camera, the camera sensor is one of the most important and integral parts of the camera. In this article, we’re going to go over the top 10 camera sensors as rated by DxoMark.

#1: Hasselblad X1D-50c

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Features:

  • 50 MP Medium Format Sensor
  • Lightweight and Portable
  • 3.6″ Rear Touch Screen
  • 3.69MD OLED Electronic Viewfinder

#2: Pentax 645Z

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Features:

  • 51.4 effective megapixel CMOS sensor
  • Class-leading speed and response with 3FPS frame rate
  • Versatile live view with a tiltable LCD panel
  • Real-Time Scene Analysis with 86,000-pixel sensor

#3: Panasonic Lumix DC-S1R

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Features:

  • Full frame sensor- 47.3-Megapixel full-frame MOS sensor that provides a wide dynamic range and excellent performance at high sensitivity (is 25600 Max sensitivity)

#4: Nikon D850

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Features:

  • Nikon designed backside-illuminated (BSI) full-frame image sensor with no optical low pass filter
  • 45.7 megapixels of extraordinary resolution, outstanding dynamic range and virtually no risk of moiré

#5: Sony A7R III

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Features:

  • A back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS sensor with a gapless on-chip lens collects more light. Operating Temperature: 32 to 104 degrees Fahrenheit / 0 to 40 degrees Celsius

#6: Sony A7R IV

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Features:

  • Stunning resolution: world’s first 61MP full-frame 35 millimeter back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS Image Sensor
  • High speed: up to 10Fps continuous shooting at 61MP with AE/AF tracking; 26.2MP in APS C crop mode

#7: Nikon Z7

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Features:

  • New larger Z mount for revolutionary optical performance
  • Nikon-designed 45.7MP backside Illuminated image sensor with no optical low pass filter (OLPF)

#8: Sony A7R II

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Features:

  • Fast Hybrid AF with 399 focal-plane phase-detection AF points and the sensor is 35 mm full-frame (35.9 x 24.0 mm), Exmor R CMOS sensor

#9: Nikon D810

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Features:

  • 36.3 MP FX-format CMOS sensor without an Optical Low Pass Filter (OLPF)

#10: Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II

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Features:

  • 42.4MP Full-frame back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS sensor
  • 35mm F2.0 ZEISS Sonnar T lens with macro capability

 

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