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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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    "In Love...LOVE IT...Excellent low-light 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!"

    "Excellent low-light 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.
    $1,899.99
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    "In Love...LOVE IT...Excellent low-light 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!"

    "Excellent low-light performance."

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    Product Description

    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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    "wow !...Love it...Great performance DSLR...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 performance DSLR"

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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.
    $499.99
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    "wow !...Love it...Great performance DSLR...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 performance DSLR"

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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.
    $499.99
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    Was $649.99
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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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    Product Description

    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...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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    Product Description

    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.
    $1,399.99
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    Was $1,699.99
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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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    Product Description

    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.
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    "Love !...In love...Great for sports and live performance shots....I purchased as a Christmas gift for myself and I'm still learning to use it as I'm not a photographer or photogenic person but the pictures I have taken have been very clear."

    "Great for sports and live performance shots."

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    Product Description

    Delve into the world of DSLRs with the Nikon D3400. This lightweight camera gives you outstanding control even in low-light conditions, letting you explore, play with and customize your images to produce exactly the effect you want. Explore lighting levels, long shutter speeds and even tripod-mounted shots with the Nikon D3400. Memory card sold separately.
    $499.99
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    "Love !...In love...Great for sports and live performance shots....I purchased as a Christmas gift for myself and I'm still learning to use it as I'm not a photographer or photogenic person but the pictures I have taken have been very clear."

    "Great for sports and live performance shots."

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    Delve into the world of DSLRs with the Nikon D3400. This lightweight camera gives you outstanding control even in low-light conditions, letting you explore, play with and customize your images to produce exactly the effect you want. Explore lighting levels, long shutter speeds and even tripod-mounted shots with the Nikon D3400. Memory card sold separately.
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    "LOVE IT...Love it!...Advanced DSLR with outstanding performance...It is a great professional level camera that can be used for all type of photography such as landscape, architecture, portrait and even fast enough for sport events and wild life/birds."

    "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.
    $2,799.99
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    Was $3,299.99
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    "LOVE IT...Love it!...Advanced DSLR with outstanding performance...It is a great professional level camera that can be used for all type of photography such as landscape, architecture, portrait and even fast enough for sport events and wild life/birds."

    "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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    "Love it...Not bad...Very happy with the performance and quality....I would have to say that this is the best camera that I have ever purchased it takes phenomenal photos and it still compact enough to travel with and not feel as if you have an entire suitcase to cart with you to take good photos The features on the camera are awesome and the zoom lens that it did come with in the bundle does an amazing job and taking close up and personal shots from a distance."

    "Very happy with the performance and quality."

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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.
    $649.99
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    Was $849.99
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    "Love it...Not bad...Very happy with the performance and quality....I would have to say that this is the best camera that I have ever purchased it takes phenomenal photos and it still compact enough to travel with and not feel as if you have an entire suitcase to cart with you to take good photos The features on the camera are awesome and the zoom lens that it did come with in the bundle does an amazing job and taking close up and personal shots from a distance."

    "Very happy with the performance and quality."

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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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    "In love...Love it...But the performance of the camera is excellent!...But I use this photo for comic cons and family events, and here are my pros & cons so far... Pros: -light & compact compared to DSLRs -quick autofocus -wifi sharing of pics to phone or computer -silent shooting -4k recording Cons: -Battery drainage (I have since bought a spare) -no touchscreen LCD -LCD is not as mobile as other cameras, can only move out up & down, you cannot flip for selfies I am happy w/ my purchase."

    "But the performance of the camera is excellent!"

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    Product Description

    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.
    $849.99
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    Was $999.99
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    "In love...Love it...But the performance of the camera is excellent!...But I use this photo for comic cons and family events, and here are my pros & cons so far... Pros: -light & compact compared to DSLRs -quick autofocus -wifi sharing of pics to phone or computer -silent shooting -4k recording Cons: -Battery drainage (I have since bought a spare) -no touchscreen LCD -LCD is not as mobile as other cameras, can only move out up & down, you cannot flip for selfies I am happy w/ my purchase."

    "But the performance of the camera is excellent!"

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    Product Description

    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...But the performance of the camera is excellent!...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."

    "But the performance of the camera is excellent!"

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    Take continuous shots in full focus with this Sony a6300 camera body kit, which offers easy photo and 4K video recording for beginners and pros alike. Featuring 4D Focus, this silver compact camera tracks fast moving objects without effort, while 425 auto-focus detection points cover the whole frame to capture even minute details. This Sony a6300 camera body kit is compatible with Sony E-mount APS-C full-frame lenses for crisp 24.2-megapixel images.
    $849.99
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    "Love it...In love...But the performance of the camera is excellent!...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."

    "But the performance of the camera is excellent!"

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    Product Description

    Take continuous shots in full focus with this Sony a6300 camera body kit, which offers easy photo and 4K video recording for beginners and pros alike. Featuring 4D Focus, this silver compact camera tracks fast moving objects without effort, while 425 auto-focus detection points cover the whole frame to capture even minute details. This Sony a6300 camera body kit is compatible with Sony E-mount APS-C full-frame lenses for crisp 24.2-megapixel 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.
    $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...5 star...Good ISO performance up to 3200....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."

    "Good ISO performance up to 3200."

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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.
    $449.99
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    "T6 FTW...5 star...Good ISO performance up to 3200....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."

    "Good ISO performance up to 3200."

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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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    "Not bad...Love it...She is well pleased with the performance....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"

    "She is well pleased with the performance."

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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.
    $299.99
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    Was $379.99
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    "Not bad...Love it...She is well pleased with the performance....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"

    "She is well pleased with the performance."

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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.
    $229.99
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    Was $379.99
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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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    "4 stars...Love it...Great performance and compact....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!!!"

    "Great performance and compact."

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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.
    $449.99
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    Was $549.99
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    "4 stars...Love it...Great performance and compact....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!!!"

    "Great performance and compact."

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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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    "4 stars...Love It...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.
    $449.99
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    Was $549.99
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    "4 stars...Love It...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.