why no DXO review of the OM-5 yet ?

Started Jun 19, 2012 | Discussions thread
Bizzarrini Contributing Member • Posts: 509
Re: I think DXO is overrated

noirdesir wrote:

These figures tell me how much a given sensor has improved over its predecessor. What is wrong in only buying new gear if it provides a clear improvement over your existing gear? Same as with computers, why upgrade from one processor generation to the next if it only is 10% faster? Why not wait unless you get at least a 50% improvement?

Do you also upgrade if you plan to use the same old software? I for one would keep on using the same old computer. Point being: how much improvement do you NEED for the activities you want to do, like running software of taking pictures? When is 'better' equal to 'good enough'? As long as you don't know this, the exact numbers don't really matter do they?

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