Good amateur cameras

If you're accustomed to working with a camera with interchangeable lenses and you want to switch to a sturdier or more advanced, but still affordable camera with interchangeable lenses, then this table is a good starting point.

Amateur camera's, sorted by year and performance
Canon EOS M5
Year:2017
sensor:APSC
Megapixels:24
Score:7.8
Sony A 6300
Year:2016
sensor:APSC
Megapixels:24
Score:8.3
Canon 80D
Year:2016
sensor:APSC
Megapixels:24
Score:7.8
Olympus PEN-F
Year:2016
sensor:M43
Megapixels:20
Score:7.8
Panasonic G80
Year:2016
sensor:M43
Megapixels:16
Score:7.8
Nikon D5600
Year:2016
sensor:APSC
Megapixels:-
Score:7.8
Panasonic GX80
Year:2016
sensor:M43
Megapixels:16
Score:7.3
Panasonic LX15
Year:2016
sensor:CX
Megapixels:20
Score:-
Nikon D5500
Year:2015
sensor:APSC
Megapixels:24
Score:8.3
Samsung NX500
Year:2015
sensor:APSC
Megapixels:28
Score:8.3
Olympus OM-D E-M5 mk2
Year:2015
sensor:M43
Megapixels:16
Score:7.3
Canon 760D
Year:2015
sensor:APSC
Megapixels:24
Score:7.3
Panasonic G7
Year:2015
sensor:M43
Megapixels:16
Score:7.3
Nikon 1 J5
Year:2015
sensor:CX
Megapixels:20
Score:7.3
Olympus OM-D E-M10 mk2
Year:2015
sensor:M43
Megapixels:16
Score:7.3
Panasonic GX8
Year:2015
sensor:M43
Megapixels:20
Score:6.8
Panasonic GM5
Year:2014
sensor:M43
Megapixels:16
Score:7.3
Samsung NX30
Year:2014
sensor:APSC
Megapixels:20
Score:7.3
Panasonic FZ1000
Year:2014
sensor:CX
Megapixels:20
Score:6.8
Nikon V3
Year:2014
sensor:CX
Megapixels:20
Score:6.3
Panasonic LX 100
Year:2014
sensor:M43
Megapixels:13
Score:
Sony A7R
Year:2013
sensor:FF
Megapixels:36
Score:8.8
Nikon D5200
Year:2013
sensor:APSC
Megapixels:24
Score:8.3
Nikon D5300
Year:2013
sensor:APSC
Megapixels:24
Score:7.8
Samsung NX300
Year:2013
sensor:APSC
Megapixels:20
Score:7.3
Samsung galaxy NX
Year:2013
sensor:APSC
Megapixels:20
Score:7.3
Canon 70D
Year:2013
sensor:APSC
Megapixels:20
Score:6.8
Nikon V2
Year:2013
sensor:CX
Megapixels:14
Score:6.3
Olympus OM-D EM-5
Year:2012
sensor:M43
Megapixels:16
Score:6.8
Panasonic G5
Year:2012
sensor:M43
Megapixels:16
Score:6.3
Nikon D5100
Year:2011
sensor:APSC
Megapixels:16
Score:7.3
Sony A77
Year:2011
sensor:APSC
Megapixels:24
Score:6.8
Panasonic G3
Year:2011
sensor:M43
Megapixels:16
Score:6.3
Panasonic GX1
Year:2011
sensor:M43
Megapixels:16
Score:6.3
Nikon V1
Year:2011
sensor:CX
Megapixels:10
Score:5.8
Canon 60D
Year:2010
sensor:APSC
Megapixels:18
Score:6.3
Panasonic GH2
Year:2010
sensor:M43
Megapixels:16
Score:6.3



Ivo Freriks
Author: Ivo Freriks
With Camera Review Stuff I hope to make a modest contribution to the pleasure that you get from photography. By testing cameras and lenses in the same way, evluating the results and weighing up the pros and cons, I hope to help you find the right camera or lens.