The best camera for YouTube

Quick menu

Three of the best cameras for YouTube

(Image credit: Canon / Sony / Lumix)

Jump to the quick list↴
1. Best overall: Canon G7 X Mark III
2. Best value: Sony ZV-E10
3. Best full-frame: Panasonic GH6
4. Best pro: Canon EOS R5
5. Best action cam: GoPro Hero11
6. Best Nikon: Nikon Z30
7. Best 6K: Blackmagic Pocket
8. Best modular: DJI Action 2
9. Best DSLR: Canon EOS 90D
How to choose
How we test

The best camera for YouTube is probably one of the first things on your shopping list if you're getting started on the platform or aiming to improve the quality of your content. YouTube remains the world's biggest video-sharing platform, and creatives can use it to promote their work, and even turn it into a business, so it's worth taking the time to find the best camera for YouTube for your needs.

Why you can trust Creative Bloq Our expert reviewers spend hours testing and comparing products and services so you can choose the best for you. Find out more about how we test.

Jason Parnell-Brookes

Jason Parnell-Brookes is an Internationally award-winning photographer, educator and writer. He won Gold in the Nikon Photo Contest 2018/19 and was named Digital Photographer of the Year in 2014. Jason is a qualified teacher, Masters graduate and works with many high profile international clients. For Creative Bloq, he writes about cameras, photography and video and photo editing. 

With contributions from