why waste your time with DIGIC 4 when DIGI 5 is out?
also did you see the reviews for the new nikon? it shhhhitts on canon. just throw your whole EF set up in the trash, why bother
The image processor wouldn't be a deciding factor at all in buying a camera for me, nor for a lot of other people, which is why I expect you're getting some of these responses.
For me, I'm going to be looking at stuff like:
If the two cameras were more or less the same in all of the features and one had a newer processor, sure that might push me toward it, but I'm gonna be making the decision based on other features, and price.
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