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Japanese digital camera sales ranking. Look at the E-P1!


Havn’t seen such a good result for Olympus since looooooong time!

Rank Maker DSLR Model Launch Date Megapixels Sales Share
1 Canon EOS Kiss X3 (aka Rebel T1i & 500D) 3/25/2009 15.1 20.7%
2 Olympus PEN E-P1 6/16/2009 12.3 19.3%
3 Nikon D90 8/27/2008 12.3 8.5%
4 Nikon D5000 4/14/2009 12.3 7.5%
5 Canon EOS Kiss X2 (aka Rebel Xsi 450D) 1/24/2008 12.2 6.5%
6 Nikon D40 11/16/2006 6.1 4.4%
7 Panasonic Lumix G1 9/12/2008 12.1 4.0%
8 Nikon D60 1/29/2008 10.2 2.7%
9 Canon EOS 50D 8/26/2008 15.1 2.6%
10 Pentax K-7 5/20/2009 14.6 2.5%

Source: BNC Ranking data for the week of June 29 – July 5

  • Josh

    This is nice. it’ll be even nicer if in three month from now the EP-1 is still on the top of sale list like Canon 500D did.

  • paul

    isn’t this list a little suspect? what is a canon d90?

    • admin

      Nikon D90! Corrected!

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