Yi M1: Chinese format mirrorless Micro 4/3 for $330

Company Yi Technology, better known as a manufacturer of high-quality and inexpensive action cameras, introduced in China, its first system camera standard Micro 4/3 — Yi M1. New focus on beginners and impresses with its price. It is equipped with a 20.16-megapixel Sony IMX269 and mechanical Copal shutter.

Company Yi Technology, better known as a manufacturer of high-quality and inexpensive action cameras, introduced in China, its first system camera standard Micro 4/3 — Yi M1. New focus on beginners and impresses with its price. It is equipped with a 20.16-megapixel Sony IMX269 and mechanical Copal shutter. Inside was chetyrehjadernyj ARM-chip, and image processing meets digital signal processor. Has wireless module Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth 4.1 LE allows you to transfer photos to a mobile device at any time.

The burst speed in Yi M1 reaches 5 frames per second. Supports recording of 4K video at a frame rate of 30 fps and Full HD at 60 fps. for manual settings, HDR mode and shoot in RAW format. Control mirrorless you can get 3-inch touchscreen (1.04 million dots), the company’s developers have tried to make the interface as simple and convenient as in the camera app on the smartphone. Contrast AF 81-point. The sensitivity range is from 100 to 25600 ISO. Together with the camera manufacturer has released the zoom lens 12‑40mm f/2.5-5.6 and the fix is 42.5 mm f/1.8, both without optical stabilizer (the camera either). Housing plastic optics, Yi M1 metal only some elements, including the mount.

According to Yi Technology, the development of compact system cameras was conducted in 2013. In the Chinese market, the start of sales Yi M1 scheduled for September 23 at a price of about $330 for the kit with zoom lens and $450 for the version with two lenses. Of course, it is possible to use other optics to Micro 4/3.

Source: MyDrivers.com