Mirrorless & DSLR Weight Comparison

Started Jul 9, 2014 | Discussions thread
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TheManWhoWas
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Re: Mirrorless & DSLR Weight Comparison
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Why would whether a camera has a mirror box or not have any significant effect on its weight? The mirrorless will be thinner, but the mirror box is mostly full of air and the rest of camera components are the same.

You only really save weight by going for a smaller sensor format.

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