Our research has still been going on to find out top ten mirrorless cameras in 2017. Frankly, we are experiencing difficulties to take one’s name in the list as the best since each camera is highly stable and you just can’t judge any camera according to their specifications because a few cameras have solid specifications but probably they are lagging behind due to not much advanced hardware or improved algorithm in the system. A few have comparatively lower specifications than other but still these have very sharp and unobtrusive performance that ultimately helps the camera to adjust quick and safe position in the top ten list.
You may have your own list of cameras then Tally with our list…
1. Sony A7R II
Why Sony A7RII has been positioned top in the list? Because the camera scored much more than cut off, and honestly, the camera all due to its unmatched and high end specifications inherently deserving this prime position in the list. A solid and impeccable high-end back-illuminated 35 mm full-frame CMOS image sensor with 42.4 megapixels—the stark reason that leads this Mirrorless camera from Sony to get the first position in the list. And one of the leading causes that photographers should love the camera is its fastest and widest AF coverage features 399 focal-plane phase-detection AF points that works together with 25 contrast AF points to track the rapid moving subjects instantly and accurately. Moreover, the Sony A7R II also carries extra ordinary features like innovative 5-axis Image Stabilization. It can allow you record movies in 4K quality (QFHD 3840×2160) in either Super 35mm crop mode or full-frame mode etc.
2. Panasonic GH5
Second Position in the list is only for this incredible Panasonic Camera that creates a revolution in the world of photography by offering 4K @60fps without any time limit, never before like any camera in the past. Well, 4K video is its excellent part, but its AF system is completely astonishing that however yields only contrast detect system but it lock down onto the subjects as quick as 0.05 s ( Really blazing fast!) Moreover, 20.3 megapixels, while also removing the low-pass filter helps you acquire sharp and crystal clear images and its 5-AXIS image stabilization reduces the camera shakes very effectively, resulting in crisp and blur free images while shooting at slower shutter speed etc.
3. Sony A6500
We will just say it wow! Sony is offering a masterpiece at an attainable price… the APS-C-format mirrorless camera has an unbeaten AF system with an incredible 425 focal plane phase-detection AF (the obvious reason takes the attention of professional shooters). Sony A6500 features an APS-C sized 24.2 MP8 Exmor CMOS sensor that works together with a BIONZ X image processor to give you super sharp, crisp and rich detailed images, plus Sony has also integrated front-end LSI into the core design to enhance both still and video image quality. Furthermore, camera shakes are also suppressed due to the implementation of 5-axis image stabilization into the A6500 model to deliver you crisp and blur-free images. Sony A6500 extending continuous shooting capacity to 307 shots without any drop in shooting speed for around 36 s with AF/AE tracking. This interchangeable lens camera from Sony also offers internal 4K movie recording, as it can shoot 4K (3840x2160p).
4. Olympus EM1 II
In 2016, the camera from Olympus was in the headlines for long time. At first, Olympus released its development announcement and then after a couple of month they finally released it. Well, Let us tell you about the camera… actually, this is the Micro 4/3 camera and the camera for the professional shooters who want an easy upgrade from their older camera. Olympus EM1 II features high-speed TruePic VIII Image Processor and a new 20.4 megapixel live MOS sensor to deliver incredible speed, superior image resolution, even while shooting in the lowlight areas. Its faster focusing performance equipped with 121 points of cross-type on-chip phase detection and contrast detection AFis one of the great ingredients that takes the attention of professional photographers in very quick time. The other features included a 50 Megapixel High Res Shot Mode for images with incredible detail, in-body 5-Axis Image Stabilization with a maximum of 5.5 shutter speed steps of compensation performance etc. Its lowlight performance is obviously good, but at the base ISO it delivers very similar quality of images as its predecessor.
5. Fuji X-T2
FUJIFILM X-T2 features the 24.3MP X-Tran CMOS III, an APS-C sensor with no low-pass filter, which is a clear indication that photographers must not miss the details of the subjects, plus they will also get crystal-clear images, even in dimlight conditions. Should we call it an exquisite tool? Of course we should since the camera offers blazing fast AF system to track the desire subjects instantly and accurately. Other thing you should know that X-T2 implements X-Processor Pro high-speed image processing engine plus improved algorithm too, results in improving the focusing performance, which is extremely beneficial for low-contrast objects and subjects with fine and delicate textures such as bird feathers and animal fur etc. Furthermore, X-T2 also features AF-C Custom Settings for even higher accuracy in focus-tracking moving subjects and for precise shooting this offers you creative 325 AF points etc.
6. Sony A6000
This is the evergreen camera from Sony and they announced it once again in Japan with other name “Graphite Gray” in November last year. Sony A6000 is still favorite to many photographers since its stable and tack sharp performance beats a lot of cameras that are contemporaries to this Sony Product. Actually, the camera was announced back in February, 2014 and then after Sony announced its successor Sony A6300 and Sony A6500 consecutively in quick time. The Sony A6000 comes with Hybrid AF system and its creative 179 AF points allows the camera to achieve quick and accurate focus of the desire subjects. 179-point phase-detection system and 25-point contrast-detection system. Moreover, Sony A6000 has 24MP APS-C CMOS sensor lets you acquire very sharp and gorgeous detailed images.