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Browse the top-ranked list of Performance Cameras below along with associated reviews and opinions.

Browse the top-ranked list of Performance Cameras below along with associated reviews and opinions.

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    "wow !...It's ok...Great image quality and low light performance....These mirrorless cameras will be a lot easier to carry around, which may not be a big deal for someone who will drive to a place and take photos but for walking to the place or riding a bicycle, it makes a lot of difference."

    "Great image quality and low light performance."

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    Featuring a 16-50mm f/3.5-5.6 zoom lens, this Sony a6000 24.3-megapixel mirrorless camera lets you take up-close shots of faraway subjects in crisp, sharp detail. Fast shooting up to 11 fps helps you follow the action. Memory card sold separately.
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    "wow !...It's ok...Great image quality and low light performance....These mirrorless cameras will be a lot easier to carry around, which may not be a big deal for someone who will drive to a place and take photos but for walking to the place or riding a bicycle, it makes a lot of difference."

    "Great image quality and low light performance."

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    Featuring a 16-50mm f/3.5-5.6 zoom lens, this Sony a6000 24.3-megapixel mirrorless camera lets you take up-close shots of faraway subjects in crisp, sharp detail. Fast shooting up to 11 fps helps you follow the action. Memory card sold separately.
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    "wow !...5 stars...Great image quality and low light performance....These mirrorless cameras will be a lot easier to carry around, which may not be a big deal for someone who will drive to a place and take photos but for walking to the place or riding a bicycle, it makes a lot of difference."

    "Great image quality and low light performance."

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    Sony Alpha a6000 Mirrorless Camera with 16–50mm Retractable Lens: Start capturing realistic images and HD video footage for yourself or your clients with the Sony Alpha a6000, which features a 24.3-megapixel Exmor CMOS sensor and comes with a 16–50mm lens that's lightweight for easy transport. When you're all set, just connect your devices via the camera's built-in Wi-Fi to share photos with loved ones. Memory card sold separately.
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    "wow !...5 stars...Great image quality and low light performance....These mirrorless cameras will be a lot easier to carry around, which may not be a big deal for someone who will drive to a place and take photos but for walking to the place or riding a bicycle, it makes a lot of difference."

    "Great image quality and low light performance."

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    Sony Alpha a6000 Mirrorless Camera with 16–50mm Retractable Lens: Start capturing realistic images and HD video footage for yourself or your clients with the Sony Alpha a6000, which features a 24.3-megapixel Exmor CMOS sensor and comes with a 16–50mm lens that's lightweight for easy transport. When you're all set, just connect your devices via the camera's built-in Wi-Fi to share photos with loved ones. Memory card sold separately.
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    "Love it...In Love...High quality, high performance....If you're looking for a quality product, then Nikon is right for you with so many models to choose from, each one fits a consumer wants, needs, and desires... I am totally stoked about my new acquisition, the Nikon - D750 DSLR Camera with AF-S NIKKOR 24-120mm f/4G ED VR Lens!"

    "High quality, high performance."

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    This Nikon D750 DSLR camera features a 24.3-megapixel FX-format CMOS sensor and comes with an AF-S NIKKOR 24-120mm f/4G ED VR lens, so you can easily capture sharp images and high-definition video footage.
    Your price for this item is $1,799.99
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    "Love it...In Love...High quality, high performance....If you're looking for a quality product, then Nikon is right for you with so many models to choose from, each one fits a consumer wants, needs, and desires... I am totally stoked about my new acquisition, the Nikon - D750 DSLR Camera with AF-S NIKKOR 24-120mm f/4G ED VR Lens!"

    "High quality, high performance."

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    This Nikon D750 DSLR camera features a 24.3-megapixel FX-format CMOS sensor and comes with an AF-S NIKKOR 24-120mm f/4G ED VR lens, so you can easily capture sharp images and high-definition video footage.
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    "Love it...Love it....The ISO performance is good....Overall I am VERY pleased with this camera although it was a little on the expensive side but as a beginner in the DSLR full frame camera market I believe it will fulfill my needs for many years."

    "The ISO performance is good."

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    Take sharp, vibrant photographs and record high-definition video footage up to 1920 x 1080 with this Nikon D750 DSLR camera, which features a 24.3-megapixel FX-format CMOS sensor for optimal image capture.
    Your price for this item is $1,299.99
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    "Love it...Love it....The ISO performance is good....Overall I am VERY pleased with this camera although it was a little on the expensive side but as a beginner in the DSLR full frame camera market I believe it will fulfill my needs for many years."

    "The ISO performance is good."

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    Take sharp, vibrant photographs and record high-definition video footage up to 1920 x 1080 with this Nikon D750 DSLR camera, which features a 24.3-megapixel FX-format CMOS sensor for optimal image capture.
  5. Top comment

    "Love it...Not bad...Very pleased with image quality and performance....This camera gets the job done for what I need it for and I dont have to be carrying around a big bulky camera with me all the time and I know its a camera but 2014 but its still a great camera"

    "Very pleased with image quality and performance."

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    Sony Alpha a6000 Mirrorless Camera with 16–50mm and 55–210mm Lenses: With its 24.3-megapixel Exmor CMOS sensor and interchangeable lenses, this mirrorless camera allows you to capture sharp, realistic pictures for yourself or your clients. If you want to share stored photos, simply connect wireless devices to the camera's built-in Wi-Fi. Memory card sold separately.
    Your price for this item is $749.99
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    "Love it...Not bad...Very pleased with image quality and performance....This camera gets the job done for what I need it for and I dont have to be carrying around a big bulky camera with me all the time and I know its a camera but 2014 but its still a great camera"

    "Very pleased with image quality and performance."

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    Sony Alpha a6000 Mirrorless Camera with 16–50mm and 55–210mm Lenses: With its 24.3-megapixel Exmor CMOS sensor and interchangeable lenses, this mirrorless camera allows you to capture sharp, realistic pictures for yourself or your clients. If you want to share stored photos, simply connect wireless devices to the camera's built-in Wi-Fi. Memory card sold separately.
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    "LOVE IT...Love it!...Advanced DSLR with outstanding performance...And it was to small for my not so big hands and to light, which is a good thing for others but I wanted something I could have a good grip and a good weight."

    "Advanced DSLR with outstanding performance"

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    Step up your photography with the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV body. It has a 30.4-megapixel full-frame CMOS sensor and a 100-32,000 ISO range that lets you take large photos that are sharp and bright. The Canon EOS 5D Mark IV body is ideal for shooting action photos with speeds of up to seven frames per second.
    Your price for this item is $2,999.99
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    "LOVE IT...Love it!...Advanced DSLR with outstanding performance...And it was to small for my not so big hands and to light, which is a good thing for others but I wanted something I could have a good grip and a good weight."

    "Advanced DSLR with outstanding performance"

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    Step up your photography with the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV body. It has a 30.4-megapixel full-frame CMOS sensor and a 100-32,000 ISO range that lets you take large photos that are sharp and bright. The Canon EOS 5D Mark IV body is ideal for shooting action photos with speeds of up to seven frames per second.
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    "5 Star...Hero 5...looking forward to seeing performance in snow/bright light...Battery life is good so far not as good as my Sony but from what I've heard a huge improvement from previous GoPro's I just bought the dual charger that came with an extra battery so I've 2 and both seem to be more than enough for a few hours of footage I'm capturing."

    "looking forward to seeing performance in snow/bright light"

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    Hit the road with this GoPro HERO5 Black camera in your pocket, and share every moment with your subscribers and friends. One-button control lets you snap a photo or capture a video with a simple touch of the shutter. This GoPro HERO5 Black camera is compatible with all GoPro accessories for easy incorporation.
    Your price for this item is $299.99
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    "5 Star...Hero 5...looking forward to seeing performance in snow/bright light...Battery life is good so far not as good as my Sony but from what I've heard a huge improvement from previous GoPro's I just bought the dual charger that came with an extra battery so I've 2 and both seem to be more than enough for a few hours of footage I'm capturing."

    "looking forward to seeing performance in snow/bright light"

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    Hit the road with this GoPro HERO5 Black camera in your pocket, and share every moment with your subscribers and friends. One-button control lets you snap a photo or capture a video with a simple touch of the shutter. This GoPro HERO5 Black camera is compatible with all GoPro accessories for easy incorporation.
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    "Love it...In love...Camera is great, performance far beyond price....Sony has implemented a system where you can buy apps for the camera that allows you to do some nifty things but that includes creating a basic timelapse which should have been a built in feature rather than charging an additional $10 just for the timelapse app."

    "Camera is great, performance far beyond price."

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    Bring your photography to a new level with the Sony Alpha a6300 mirrorless camera kit. With a 16-50mm lens along with the A6300 body, this kit gives you sharp photos whether you are shooting landscapes or portraits. The 4K video, ISO of up to 51,200 and 350-shot battery life ensures this Sony Alpha A6300 mirrorless camera delivers great images.
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    "Love it...In love...Camera is great, performance far beyond price....Sony has implemented a system where you can buy apps for the camera that allows you to do some nifty things but that includes creating a basic timelapse which should have been a built in feature rather than charging an additional $10 just for the timelapse app."

    "Camera is great, performance far beyond price."

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    Bring your photography to a new level with the Sony Alpha a6300 mirrorless camera kit. With a 16-50mm lens along with the A6300 body, this kit gives you sharp photos whether you are shooting landscapes or portraits. The 4K video, ISO of up to 51,200 and 350-shot battery life ensures this Sony Alpha A6300 mirrorless camera delivers great images.
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    "Love it...Love it!...ISO performance is amazing....I am a wildlife photographer and have been shooting with a Nikon D800, which still have and love but for some of the bird life it was a little slow to focus and frames per second were on the slow side for fast moving subjects."

    "ISO performance is amazing."

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    Extraordinary images and connectivity define the Nikon D500. This 20.9-megapixel DX-format camera lets you get the most out of your photography with its huge ISO 100 to 52,100 range and ultra-precise metering and focus points for incredibly accurate lighting and color. Built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth make it easy to transfer images instantly from this Nikon D500 camera body.
    Your price for this item is $1,799.99
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    "Love it...Love it!...ISO performance is amazing....I am a wildlife photographer and have been shooting with a Nikon D800, which still have and love but for some of the bird life it was a little slow to focus and frames per second were on the slow side for fast moving subjects."

    "ISO performance is amazing."

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    Extraordinary images and connectivity define the Nikon D500. This 20.9-megapixel DX-format camera lets you get the most out of your photography with its huge ISO 100 to 52,100 range and ultra-precise metering and focus points for incredibly accurate lighting and color. Built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth make it easy to transfer images instantly from this Nikon D500 camera body.
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    "T6 FTW...Good !...Excellent performance, easy to use, great tutorial online...This camera is an excellent camera to use especially if you are barely beginning as a photographer it takes very high quality pictures yet is very easy to use and not too expensive for how good the pictures are I would honestly recommend this camera to any beginners or any person just looking for a good camera."

    "Excellent performance, easy to use, great tutorial online"

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    Expect more from your photography with this Canon Rebel T6 DSLR camera kit. It includes an 18-55mm lens and a 75-300mm lens so that you can cover the full range with your camera. An 18-megapixel sensor, DIGIC 4+ image processing and full 1080p video recording ensure you get solid performance out of this Canon Rebel T6 DSLR camera kit. Memory card sold separately.
    Your price for this item is $449.99
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    "T6 FTW...Good !...Excellent performance, easy to use, great tutorial online...This camera is an excellent camera to use especially if you are barely beginning as a photographer it takes very high quality pictures yet is very easy to use and not too expensive for how good the pictures are I would honestly recommend this camera to any beginners or any person just looking for a good camera."

    "Excellent performance, easy to use, great tutorial online"

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    Expect more from your photography with this Canon Rebel T6 DSLR camera kit. It includes an 18-55mm lens and a 75-300mm lens so that you can cover the full range with your camera. An 18-megapixel sensor, DIGIC 4+ image processing and full 1080p video recording ensure you get solid performance out of this Canon Rebel T6 DSLR camera kit. Memory card sold separately.
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    "Smile !...Love it...It is great for wildlife & grandkid performances....This camera is an amazing camera with 20.3 mp and a 40x optical zoom I don't even need the digital zoom this camera is as close as professional as you can get for a good price couldn't ask for more from a camera"

    "It is great for wildlife & grandkid performances."

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    Get super-close to your subject with this Canon Powershot camera. The massive 20-megapixel sensor ensures all your images are larger than life. Enjoy ultra-slim compactness with the power of a DSLR and a 40x zoom with this Canon Powershot camera. Memory card sold separately.
    Your price for this item is $299.99
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    "Smile !...Love it...It is great for wildlife & grandkid performances....This camera is an amazing camera with 20.3 mp and a 40x optical zoom I don't even need the digital zoom this camera is as close as professional as you can get for a good price couldn't ask for more from a camera"

    "It is great for wildlife & grandkid performances."

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    Get super-close to your subject with this Canon Powershot camera. The massive 20-megapixel sensor ensures all your images are larger than life. Enjoy ultra-slim compactness with the power of a DSLR and a 40x zoom with this Canon Powershot camera. Memory card sold separately.
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    "5 star...Love it...Outstanding performance for the money....Overall I'd say this camera is great IF you find that you need the zoom range, and are willing to accept pictures that can be good but rarely great; it's a good option for a second camera for vacation or sightseeing, but would not be a good option for a primary camera."

    "Outstanding performance for the money."

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    The high-sensitivity CMOS sensor and DIGIC 4+ image processor of this Canon PowerShot SX530 HS digital camera combine to form the HS SYSTEM, which helps enhance quality in low-light conditions, so you can capture the shot you want, wherever you are. Memory card sold separately.
    Your price for this item is $249.99
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    "5 star...Love it...Outstanding performance for the money....Overall I'd say this camera is great IF you find that you need the zoom range, and are willing to accept pictures that can be good but rarely great; it's a good option for a second camera for vacation or sightseeing, but would not be a good option for a primary camera."

    "Outstanding performance for the money."

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    The high-sensitivity CMOS sensor and DIGIC 4+ image processor of this Canon PowerShot SX530 HS digital camera combine to form the HS SYSTEM, which helps enhance quality in low-light conditions, so you can capture the shot you want, wherever you are. Memory card sold separately.
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    "IN LOVE...Love It...A few missed frames, but overall great performance....My husband bought me this camera for my birthday...I started taking photography as a hobby, but I was only shooting in Superior or intelligent mode...I met a few people in my travels who were giving me pointers on manual photography a few youtube video later and some photography web sites I taught myself how to take pictures using all the features this camera has... what an awesome purchase!!!"

    "A few missed frames, but overall great performance."

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    Sony Alpha a5100 Mirrorless Camera with 16–50mm Retractable Lens: If you're looking to impress your clients or capture realistic photos of important moments in your life, the Sony Alpha a5100 can help you make it happen. It features a 24.3-megapixel CMOS sensor that reproduces images with rich details and comes with a 16–50mm lens to get you started shooting. Share photos with your friends and family by connecting your smartphone or other device using the camera's built-in Wi-Fi. Memory card sold separately.
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    "IN LOVE...Love It...A few missed frames, but overall great performance....My husband bought me this camera for my birthday...I started taking photography as a hobby, but I was only shooting in Superior or intelligent mode...I met a few people in my travels who were giving me pointers on manual photography a few youtube video later and some photography web sites I taught myself how to take pictures using all the features this camera has... what an awesome purchase!!!"

    "A few missed frames, but overall great performance."

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    Sony Alpha a5100 Mirrorless Camera with 16–50mm Retractable Lens: If you're looking to impress your clients or capture realistic photos of important moments in your life, the Sony Alpha a5100 can help you make it happen. It features a 24.3-megapixel CMOS sensor that reproduces images with rich details and comes with a 16–50mm lens to get you started shooting. Share photos with your friends and family by connecting your smartphone or other device using the camera's built-in Wi-Fi. Memory card sold separately.
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    "IN LOVE...4 stars...Outstanding ISO performance....My husband bought me this camera for my birthday...I started taking photography as a hobby, but I was only shooting in Superior or intelligent mode...I met a few people in my travels who were giving me pointers on manual photography a few youtube video later and some photography web sites I taught myself how to take pictures using all the features this camera has... what an awesome purchase!!!"

    "Outstanding ISO performance."

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    Sony Alpha a5100 Mirrorless Camera with 16–50mm Retractable Lens: If you're looking to impress your clients or capture realistic photos of important moments in your life, the Sony Alpha a5100 can help you make it happen. It features a 24.3-megapixel CMOS sensor that reproduces images with rich details and comes with a 16–50mm lens to get you started shooting. Share photos with your friends and family by connecting your smartphone or other device using the camera's built-in Wi-Fi. Memory card sold separately.
    Your price for this item is $499.99
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    "IN LOVE...4 stars...Outstanding ISO performance....My husband bought me this camera for my birthday...I started taking photography as a hobby, but I was only shooting in Superior or intelligent mode...I met a few people in my travels who were giving me pointers on manual photography a few youtube video later and some photography web sites I taught myself how to take pictures using all the features this camera has... what an awesome purchase!!!"

    "Outstanding ISO performance."

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    Sony Alpha a5100 Mirrorless Camera with 16–50mm Retractable Lens: If you're looking to impress your clients or capture realistic photos of important moments in your life, the Sony Alpha a5100 can help you make it happen. It features a 24.3-megapixel CMOS sensor that reproduces images with rich details and comes with a 16–50mm lens to get you started shooting. Share photos with your friends and family by connecting your smartphone or other device using the camera's built-in Wi-Fi. Memory card sold separately.
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    "Love it...Is great...Semi low light performance - this will record great video, especially in 1080p 30fps when in parking lots, city streets and other areas lit up with city lights....After all is said and done, while the AX100 is an outstanding camcorder for someone who wants a Prosumer 4K video camera for under $2k with great video capabilities in a variety of situations, I was really impressed with Sony's Balanced Optical Stabilization System and went with the FDRAX33/B."

    "Semi low light performance - this will record great video, especially in 1080p 30fps when in parking lots, city streets and other areas lit up with city lights."

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    Capture special moments in 4K video with this Sony Handycam AX33 camcorder, which features a NightShot infrared system and Balanced Optical SteadyShot image stabilization to ensure quality footage in a variety of lighting conditions.
    Your price for this item is $849.99
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    "Love it...Is great...Semi low light performance - this will record great video, especially in 1080p 30fps when in parking lots, city streets and other areas lit up with city lights....After all is said and done, while the AX100 is an outstanding camcorder for someone who wants a Prosumer 4K video camera for under $2k with great video capabilities in a variety of situations, I was really impressed with Sony's Balanced Optical Stabilization System and went with the FDRAX33/B."

    "Semi low light performance - this will record great video, especially in 1080p 30fps when in parking lots, city streets and other areas lit up with city lights."

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    Product Description

    Capture special moments in 4K video with this Sony Handycam AX33 camcorder, which features a NightShot infrared system and Balanced Optical SteadyShot image stabilization to ensure quality footage in a variety of lighting conditions.