Konica Minolta DiMAGE X1

Announced Jul 15, 2005 •
8 megapixels | 2.5 screen | 37 – 111 mm (3×)

My candidate for "camera of the year 2005". Bought as a "mom"-camera to complement my Nikon 8800. New firmware was already installed. Both cameras has 8 Mpix and both cameras captures images with quality well over my expectations. To my suprise, the X1 has less chromatic aberation than the 8800 at the same zoom-level. The X1 represents a new camera-thinking. Example 1: Low max-ISO is compensated by the anti-shake giving equivalent 2 to 3 xtra F- stops. Example 2: The cradle is used for ...

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