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Canon EOS M5 review

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  • Mirrorless
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Sitting just above the entry-level M10, the EOS M5 is one of the latest mirrorless cameras from Canon. At first glance, the M5 takes very good photos, records Full-HD video and keeps the shot stable with excellent image stabilisation. But has Canon done enough to get the enthusiast photographer excited about this camera? We tested it to find out, read on for the full review.

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  • What's it great for?
  • What's the picture quality like?
  • What's it like to use?
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  • Should I buy it?
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Range of DSLR and mirrorless camera scores
  1. 56%
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  2. 71%
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  3. 86%
    Highest score
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