We've just given two 5-year old cameras 5-star reviews. What's going on?

Sony A6000 and Sony A7
(Image credit: Sony)

Keen price watchers will know that last year's cameras are often on sale for a lot less than this year's replacements. This means you can pick up perfectly good cameras, brand new, for a lot less than they originally sold for.

This is especially relevant with Black Friday coming up! This is when canny buyers can make huge savings, and we predict the Sony A6000 and Sony A7 will bring some of the best offers. Find out more about Black Friday 2019 and what you need to know

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Rod Lawton

Rod is an independent photography journalist and editor, and a long-standing Digital Camera World contributor, having previously worked as DCW's Group Reviews editor. Before that he has been technique editor on N-Photo, Head of Testing for the photography division and Camera Channel editor on TechRadar, as well as contributing to many other publications. He has been writing about photography technique, photo editing and digital cameras since they first appeared, and before that began his career writing about film photography. He has used and reviewed practically every interchangeable lens camera launched in the past 20 years, from entry-level DSLRs to medium format cameras, together with lenses, tripods, gimbals, light meters, camera bags and more. Rod has his own camera gear blog at fotovolo.com but also writes about photo-editing applications and techniques at lifeafterphotoshop.com