10 megapixels archive

  • Nikon Coolpix S01: The mini compact camera smaller than your phone
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    Nikon Coolpix S01: The mini compact camera smaller than your phone

    By 22 August 2012

    Nikon has announced a new mini compact camera, the Nikon Coolpix S01, for those who want to take great shots, but not have something bulky in their bag. Measuring 51.2 x 77 x 17.2mm and weighing 96 grams, the camera - smaller and lighter in virtually...

  • Nikon Coolpix S30 pictures and hands-on
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    Nikon Coolpix S30 pictures and hands-on

    By 1 February 2012

    With the Nikon Coolpix S30, Nikon have stepped into a new category of camera, and it's all about family. This is a camera you can put into the hands of your children without worrying about how much damage they'll do to it. Built like a plastic tank, the...

  • Nikon 1 J1 pictures and hands-on
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    Nikon 1 J1 pictures and hands-on

    By 21 September 2011

    The Nikon 1 J1 doesn’t offer as many features as its sibling camera the Nikon 1 V1, but as a result it is a mite more compact. These two cameras make up a new category for Nikon under the name "Nikon 1" and we managed to get our hands on both cameras...

  • Nikon 1 V1 pictures and hands-on
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    Nikon 1 V1 pictures and hands-on

    By 21 September 2011

    Nikon has announced two new compact system cameras: the Nikon 1 V1 and the Nikon 1 J1. We got our hands on both new cameras today, so until we can bring you our Nikon 1 V1 review, we’re happy to pass on our first impressions. The Nikon 1 V1 is the more...

  • Nikon Coolpix P7100 pictures and hands-on
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    Nikon Coolpix P7100 pictures and hands-on

    By 25 August 2011

    Competing for the crown in high-end compacts is the Nikon Coolpix P7100, which replaces 2010’s Coolpix P7000. It puts itself up against the likes of the Canon PowerShot G12, hoping to appeal to those who want full control from their compact, perhaps...

  • Canon PowerShot A800   review
    Cameras 3 out of 5

    Canon PowerShot A800 review

    By 17 August 2011

    At one time all digital cameras were made this way. Fashioned obviously from plastic with a blue-grey hue and power coming courtesy of two bog standard AA batteries, they were viewed as PC peripherals rather than the lifestyle accessories of today. Upon...

  • Samsung goes snappy happy with ST65, ST95, ST90, ST30, and ST6500 cameras
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    Samsung goes snappy happy with ST65, ST95, ST90, ST30, and ST6500 cameras

    By 19 January 2011

    Samsung has just dropped a camera payload in the form of five new compact cameras., which it hopes will keep fashion-conscious party goers happy for quite some time. We'll crack straight on into the various offerings which include the Samsung ST30, the...

  • Olympus E-PL2: New options and new accessories
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    Olympus E-PL2: New options and new accessories

    By 6 January 2011

    Olympus has updated it’s E-PL1 Micro Four Thirds camera at CES in Las Vegas bringing with it a number of new features, a slightly refined body and the ability, with an optional Bluetooth accessory, to have images sent wirelessly to a smartphone nearby....

  • Olympus XZ-1 takes on Canon S95 and Panasonic LX5
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    Olympus XZ-1 takes on Canon S95 and Panasonic LX5

    By 6 January 2011

    First shown at Photokina in 2010, Olympus has made the XZ-1 prototype a reality at this year’s CES in Las Vegas.  The new camera, the Olympus XZ-1, will become Olympus’ new flagship model offering consumers something that sits just under the company’s...

  • Canon PowerShot G12   review
    Cameras 4.5 out of 5

    Canon PowerShot G12 review

    By 16 November 2010

    The G12 is Canon's new premium PowerShot digital compact and while it inherits most of the key feature of its predecessor, the G11, it also builds on these with some neat new equipment. The new kit includes a control dial on the front for enhanced handling,...

  • Fujifilm FinePix Real 3D W3   review
    Cameras 4 out of 5

    Fujifilm FinePix Real 3D W3 review

    By 19 October 2010

    Fujifilm’s W3 has two lenses for shooting true 3D images and a massive 3.5-inch lenticular screen that allows for viewing in 3D without the need for glasses. But just how good is it? The Fujifilm FinePix Real 3D W3 updates the previous W1 that, as some...

  • Canon PowerShot S95   review
    Cameras 4.5 out of 5

    Canon PowerShot S95 review

    By 8 October 2010

    The Canon PowerShot S95 updates the S90, one of our favourite cameras of 2009. It occupies the same position at the top of Canon’s compact range, theoretically slotting in under the G12. It shares many features of the G12 that will appeal to more creative...

  • Samsung WB2000   review
    Cameras 4 out of 5

    Samsung WB2000 review

    By 6 October 2010

    It would be easy to mistakenly dismiss this new 10-effective-megapixel, 5x optical zoom (24-120mm equivalent in 25mm terms) model from Samsung as “just another” premium priced compact, and indeed it has arrived with a distinct lack of trumpets blaring....

  • Canon PowerShot G12 hands-on
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    Canon PowerShot G12 hands-on

    By 14 September 2010

    Canon has released the next model in their G-series of high-end compact cameras in the form of the PowerShot G12. As ever, Pocket-lint got hands-on the new model for your viewing pleasure. In the hands the PowerShot G12 looks and feels the same as last...

  • Canon PowerShot G12 becomes a reality
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    Canon PowerShot G12 becomes a reality

    By 14 September 2010

    Predicted, rumoured, leaked, the Canon PowerShot G12, the latest update to Canon's high-end G-series compact cameras, has now been officially launched. The G12 replaces the G11, filling in one of the obvious omissions by including 720p video capture,...

  • First Look: Canon PowerShot G12 review
    Cameras 0 out of 5

    First Look: Canon PowerShot G12 review

    By 14 September 2010

    Pocket-lint got some exclusive hands on time with the Canon PowerShot G12 behind closed doors before the global announcement today. We've brought you the news and shown you the camera from every angle, but here's what we garnered from our time with the...

  • Ricoh CX4   review
    Cameras 3.5 out of 5

    Ricoh CX4 review

    By 13 September 2010

    Long before Panasonic ever incorporated a larger than standard-at-the-time 3x optical zoom into one of its pocket compacts, Ricoh was doing it to critical plaudits but less mainstream fanfare. The CX4, a fast off the blocks upgrade to the CX3, continues...

  • Canon Ixus 1000 HS: 10-megapixels, 1080p, 10x zoom to celebrate 10 years
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    Canon Ixus 1000 HS: 10-megapixels, 1080p, 10x zoom to celebrate 10 years

    By 19 August 2010

    Canon has announced a new camera to celebrate 10 years of the Ixus range, the Ixus 1000 HS. The new model will be the first Ixus to feature a 10x optical zoom, the first Ixus to shoot 1080p video, and claims to be the slimmest super-zoom camera of its...

  • Canon PowerShot S95 adds HD video to the mix
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    Canon PowerShot S95 adds HD video to the mix

    By 19 August 2010

    The Canon PowerShot S90 was one of Pocket-lint's favourite cameras of 2009 - that front ring just put so much control into your hands, it proved to be a great compact for those familiar with DSLR controls. We criticised the lack of HD video capture on...

  • Casio Exilim EX-FH25   review
    Cameras 3.5 out of 5

    Casio Exilim EX-FH25 review

    By 9 August 2010

    Casio's Exilim digital camera brand originated from a play on the word "slim", the manufacturer being an early pioneer of slender pocket models back in 2002. However, fast forward to 2010 and the 10.1-effective megapixel Exilim EX-FH25 super zoom/bridge...

  • Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX5   review
    Cameras 4.5 out of 5

    Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX5 review

    By 28 July 2010

    Cameras with big zooms yet handily pocket sized bodies - colloquially known as "travel zooms" - are being pumped out by manufacturers at a rate of knots, with recent recommended examples to be found amongst Panasonic's TZ series and in Canon's PowerShot...

  • Fujifilm FinePix HS10   review
    Cameras 4.5 out of 5

    Fujifilm FinePix HS10 review

    By 27 July 2010

    The Fujifilm FinePix HS10 ties with its direct rival, the Olympus' SP-800UZ, for offering the world's longest zoom range on a non interchangeable lens camera. The Fuji - alternatively known as a bridge model because feature-wise it plugs the gap between...

  • Panasonic upgrades top compact to DMC-LX5
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    Panasonic upgrades top compact to DMC-LX5

    By 21 July 2010

    It's taken 2 years to get round to it but Panasonic has updated its top end compact camera and rechristened the device the Lumix DMC-LX5. This super small, super light and super powerful little snapper now features an all new Summicron F2.0, 24mm, wide...

  • First Look: Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5 review
    Cameras 0 out of 5

    First Look: Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5 review

    By 21 July 2010

    Meet the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5 - the very pinnacle of the company’s compact camera range. The first thing you’ll notice when you pick it up is that it’s also nigh on the smallest Panasonic makes as well. With the same squared off Soviet looks...

  • Canon IXUS 300 HS compact camera   review
    Cameras 4 out of 5

    Canon IXUS 300 HS compact camera review

    By 14 June 2010

    Canon's latest IXUS combines a stylish design and manual controls with both 720p HD and slow-motion video capture, plus its HS designation means an astonishing 8.4 frames per second still frames capture is also possible. The IXUS 300 HS (the PowerShot...