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  • The Canon 80D costs about the same as the Canon M5.
    The Canon M5 is a miniature version of the 80D.
    If you can afford the 80D but want a much smaller pocketable travel-friendly version, get the...

  • "Too pricey for beginners"? The Sony A6300 costs the same but lenses are very expensive. And the Sony A6300 can't do 4K without quickly overheating. So it is essentially a 1080p camera.
    The M5...

  • The biggest problem with 4K is: Do you have the storage for it and the backup capacity?

  • The Canon M5 can be attached to an external USB Battery and run indefinitely. So battery life isn't really a problem.

  • The Canon 80D has the best solo vlogger subject-tracking and focusing among the cameras. The Canon M5 is its smaller clone.

  • Not bad at all. The quality is very similar if not the same as the Canon 80D and Sony A6300.

    Too bad Canon doesn't have a processing chip that can do 4K yet. Or Canon doesn't want to cannibalize...

  • It is a different lens design than the Canon 100 mm F2. So it is a different lens period.

    Sigma did the same thing for years. And no one complained.

  • Note that the Canon G5X HAS the fully articulating screen that would have been perfect for the M5. Sigh.

  • Compared to Sony Canon is only behind in not having 4K

  • Sony doesn't have native lenses for the A6500 Either.

  • The Canon M5 essentially is a miniaturized version of the Canon 80D.
    The biggest problem is the flip screen. Canon should have copied the full articulating screen of the 80D. But instead it did a...

  • Apple still makes over 90% of the profits in the smartphone market. Every one of the iPhone 6 and 6s users want to upgrade. And there are 270 million of them.

    Apple is also number 2 in the world...

  • It is now 2016. The Lytro Illium was released in 4/2014 - more than 2 years ago. Initially $1500, it is now sells for $360. It is still limited to 4 megapixels of resolution of specialized...

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