The latest CIPA report (May 2018) shows that there is no change in consumer habits.
- Compact camera sales are still dropping compared to the previous years
- System Camera sales are on par with previous years
It might mean that we probably bottomed out the System Camera down-trend from the past years. This are the good news. The bad news are that compact cameras are going close to extinction as a product. Guess this is also because of smartphone being everywhere, and becoming useful photographic tools.[via Mirrorless Rumors]