Top 10 Best Rated 4K Cameras 2020

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Anyone who loves photography would have very likely entertained the thought of owning a 4K camera. If you do not own one, but getting a new 4K camera is what brought you here, you are reading the right article. In this article, we would be presenting 10 of the best 4K cameras we have available in the market.

Best 4K Camera 2020

1. Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K

The Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K is one of the best 4K cameras available out there. This product is not only capable of taking 4K pictures, the device is also ideal for making 4K videos.

The Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K is a camera we have seen in action, meaning this camera is a product we could confidently recommend. While most products would feature display less than 3.5 inches, the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K comes with a 5-inch display.

  • 3.5-inch LCD touchscreen

Price: $1,295.00

Pros

  • Huge and sharp display
  • Up to 60 fps video

Cons

  • Battery could be better

2. Panasonic Lumix GH5S

The Panasonic Lumix GH5S is another 4K camera we can confidently recommend, as long as a resolution of 10.2 megapixels would not be a problem. The device is a mirrorless 4K camera, and it could take videos having as much as 60 fps.

While the Panasonic Lumix GH5S is a product for experts, beginners should have no issue using this nice product. However, just like the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K, the battery powering this camera could be better.

  • Resolution of 10.2 megapixels
  • 3.2-inch vari-angle display

Price: $1,468.91

Pros

  • Multi-aspect sensor design
  • Up to 60 fps video

Cons

  • Battery could be better

3. Panasonic Lumix GH5

The Panasonic Lumix GH5 is a camera very similar to the Panasonic Lumix GH5S. This device comes with a 3.2-inch vari-angle display, just like the Panasonic Lumix GH5S. However, one of the major differences between both products, is their resolution.

While the Panasonic Lumix GH5S has a resolution of 10.2 megapixels, the Panasonic Lumix GH5 has a resolution of 20.3 megapixels.

  • Resolution of 20.3 megapixels
  • 3.2-inch vari-angle display

Price: $1,275.18

Pros

  • DCI 4K and UHD 4K
  • Up to 60 fps video

Cons

  • Limited ISO range

4. Sony Alpha A7S II

Ignoring the Sony Alpha A7S II would be not be cool, if you are after the best products in the market. The Sony Alpha A7S II is an outstanding 4K camera, and if you have already heard about it, the camera is just as good as people claim it to be.

This device comes with a resolution 12.2 megapixels and a display of 3-inch display. Both experts and beginners would find the Sony Alpha A7S II an ideal camera.

  • Resolution of 12.2 megapixels
  • 3-inch tilting display

Price: $1,925.11

Pros

  • Superb dynamic range
  • Useful log option

Cons

  • No 4K DCI

5. Sony Alpha A6500

The least of all expensive products we could recommend is the Sony Alpha A6500. This 4K camera sells for a little over $1,000. In fact, it is possible to get the Sony Alpha A6500 for a price less than $1,000.

As regards the specs of the device, this product has a resolution of 24.2 megapixels and a display of 3.0 inches. The Sony Alpha A6500 might be an intermediate-level 4K camera, but the auto-focusing system of this device matches those seen in premium products.

  • Resolution of 24.2 megapixels
  • 3-inch tilting touchscreen

Price: $1,029.00

Pros

  • Superb auto-focusing system
  • Affordable

Cons

  • Response could be better
  • No headphone jack

6. Nikon D850

The Nikon D850 is a premium product having an impressive resolution of 454. megapixels. This 4K camera comes with a superb auto-focusing system. As you would expect from a product like this, the Nikon D850 can take 4K pictures as well as 4K videos.

It is also worth stating that the 4K videos made by this device could have up to 120 fps. If spending $2,400 on a camera is not too much for you, this camera is a product you should not ignore.

  • Resolution of 45.4 megapixels
  • 3.2 tilting touchscreen

Price: $2,397.00

Pros

  • Superb auto-focusing system
  • No crop-factor at 4K
  • Outstanding quality
  • Very responsive

Cons

  • Very expensive

7. Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II

Among products commonly used to make 4K films, is the Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II. This camera features a resolution of 20.4 megapixels, and it could be used to take videos having as much as 60 frames per second.

It is also important we state that the Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II could shoot DCI 4K and UHD 4K videos. We also love this product for its amazing image stabilization system.

  • Resolution of 20.4 megapixels
  • 3-inch free-angle display

Price: $1,399.00

Pros

  • DCI 4K and UHD 4K
  • Up to 60 fps video

Cons

  • Dense menus

8. Fujifilm X-T3

Here comes another film-making 4K camera we have seen being used by professional film-makers. The Fujifilm X-T3 is a mirrorless 4K camera that has a resolution of 26.1 megapixels. The continuous shooting speed of this device is measured to be 11 frames per second. Owning this product would cost you about $1,300.

  • 3-inch tilting-angle display

Price: $1,299.00

Pros

  • Detailed footage

Cons

  • Controls somewhat fiddly

9. Nikon Z6

Standing as the most expensive product in this article, is the Nikon Z6. This camera has an impressive resolution of 24.3 megapixels, and this camera is capable of making 60 fps 4K videos.

The Nikon Z6 has a maximum continuous shooting speed of 12 frames per second. This camera is very unlikely to be a product you would not like, so feel free to buy it, if you can afford it.

  • Resolution of 24.3 megapixels
  • 3.2-inch display

Price: $2,503.93

Pros

  • Detailed electronic viewfinder
  • Effective VR systems

Cons

  • Very expensive
  • Single card slot

10. Sony Cyber-shot RX10 IV

People who own the Sony Cyber-shot RX10 IV are very likely to recommend the camera to friends, a thing that could be attributed to the impressiveness of this device. The Sony Cyber-shot RX10 IV has an outstanding maximum continuous shooting speed of 24 frames per second. Making 4K videos with this device is also very remarkable.

  • Resolution of 20.2 megapixels
  • 3-inch tilting touchscreen

Price: $1,429.04

Pros

  • Truly impressive
  • Excellent lens

Cons

  • No built-in ND filter

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