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AP Award Winners 2011: the NX100 and the NX10!
‘ Amateur Photographer ‘ has awarded Samsung’ s mirrorless system cameras, the NX100 and
the NX10, for AP Award 2011.
According to Wikipedia, Amateur Photographer is the world’s oldest consumer weekly
photographic magazine, first hitting the newsstands on 10 October 1884; making it over 125
years old. The Test Reports from past publications can be purchased online from TestReports.
There are nearly 9,000 tests available; consisting of reviews of cameras, lenses and other
equipment. To read more information, click here.
The magazine has announced the AP Award 2011 winners in several categories. The Amateur
Photographer Awards has recognised the best photographic equipment for 35 years. There
were 18 categories for 2011, 15 of which are for excellence in product design and function, two
for outstanding people of our time, and a further category for good retail service.
Winner of Entry Compact System Camera of the Year – Samsung NX100
The Samsung NX100 is Samsung’s third mirrorless interchangeable lens camera, following in
the footsteps of the closely related NX5 and NX10 which launched in April and June 2010,
Winner of Advanced Compact System Camera of the Year – Samsung NX10
The NX10 is Samsung’s first mirrorless interchangeable lens camera whose compact body, high
resolution, and rapid AF sensor fulfilled the needs of its users.
AP praised the NX series as the best value for money. ‘It’s easy to use and has a nice grip and
excellent image quality compare with other competitor’s products.’
Meanwhile, Samsung EX1 has been nominated for ‘Enthusiast Compact Camera’, and the i-
function Lens has been nominated for ‘Technical Innovation’.
A full list of this year’s star performers is published here.