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  • Cameras

    Cyber-shot H200 leads the charge for the camera middle ground at CES

    By 8 January 2013

    Sony has updated several of its compact digital cameras at the start of CES on Monday, as it continues to try to stay at the forefront of the digital imaging world. At the top of the pile is the DSLR-style Cyber-shot H200 that will cost $249 when it comes...

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    Pentax Optio LS465 pictures and hands-on

    By 6 July 2012

    The Pentax Optio LS465 continues the trend of offering owners the chance to customise their compact camera and Pocket-lint's had a quick hands-on play with the camera ahead of it going in shops in the UK in the next couple of weeks. Priced at £89.99...

  • Cameras 3.5 out of 5

    Nikon Coolpix AW100 review

    By 22 May 2012

    With compact cameras slimming down, folding optics becoming more sophisticated and prices dropping, more and more waterproof models are appearing. Nikon's first waterproof Coolpix is the AW100. But facing tough competition from stalwarts Olympus and Panasonic,...

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    Sony Cyber-shot TX20 pictures and hands-on

    By 1 March 2012

    The Sony Cyber-shot TX20 isn't a regular tough camera. Eschewing the typical bulky and rubberised finish, the TX20 is slim and suave, but still offers waterproofing to 5 metres.  It is also dust, freeze and shockproof, although we'd be less happy dropping...

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    Sony Cyber-shot W690 pictures and hands-on

    By 29 February 2012

    The Sony Cyber-shot W690 is a new model for 2012, but based on older technology. While much of the range uses a new 18-megapixel Exmor R CMOS sensor, the W690 comes with an older 16-megapixel CCD sensor. Although we don't have a price for the new model,...

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    Sony Cyber-shot HX20V pictures and hands-on

    By 29 February 2012

    Sony has pulled the covers off its new line of Cyber-shot cameras and we were on hand to have a play with them. The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX20V is its top travel zoom camera. It features 20x zoom in that body, which is small enough to just about slip into...

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    Olympus OM-D (E-M5) pictures and hands-on

    By 8 February 2012

    After weeks of rumours Olympus has confirmed the launch of a new Micro Four Thirds camera: the Olympus OM-D. And as you've come to expect, Pocket-lint has already had a play with the new model, letting us bring you some of the details first hand. The...

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    Pentax K-01 pictures and hands-on

    By 2 February 2012

    Pentax fans rejoice! You now have a compact system camera in your armoury. Actually, you can strike the "compact" part straight away, because this mirrorless camera, designed by Marc Newson, is anything but compact. When asked why there was no inclusion...

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    Nikon Coolpix P310 pictures and hands-on

    By 1 February 2012

    The Nikon Coolpix P310 is an incremental upgrade of the Coolpix P300 launched in 2011. It is a compact that offers more than it's fair share of controls, pitched to photographers who know what they want from their camera. In the hand the compact metal...

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    Nikon D4 pictures and hands-on

    By 6 January 2012

    Cradling the Nikon D4 in your hands, it's immediately obvious that this is a beast of a camera. It sits at the top of Nikon's DSLR line-up, offering professionals the best of what Nikon can pour into a camera. But Nikon was keen to stress exactly where...

  • Cameras 0 out of 5

    First Look: Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1 review

    By 7 November 2011

    The new Panasonic Lumix GX1 bridges the gap between the compact Lumix GF3 and the mini DSLR-alike G3 and GH3 models. As such, it sits on the more compact side of the Lumix G series range, but still offers a whole host of controls and features to appease...

  • Cameras 4 out of 5

    Sony NEX-5N review

    By 2 November 2011

    The NEX-5N arrives at a time when compact system camera manufacturers are all throwing many individual systems in the ring. We’ve seen "world’s smallest", "world’s lightest" and "world’s fastest" claims appear again and again in a bid to attract...

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    Nikon Coolpix S100 hands-on

    By 30 August 2011

    If you’re looking for slim and sophisticated then the Coolpix S100 is the most compact camera from Nikon's new line-up. Coming with a couple of eye-catching features in 3D and touchscreen control, it is destined for the pockets of party people. Measuring...

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    Nikon Coolpix S8200 pictures and hands-on

    By 26 August 2011

    The travel zoom category has thrown up some of our favourite cameras of late, putting a larger zoom into a still compact body is proving a popular choice, judging by the number we see in the hands of tourists. The Coolpix S8200 gives you a 14x zoom, ensuring...

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    Nikon Coolpix AW100 pictures and hands-on

    By 24 August 2011

    Offering adventurers protection from shock, water and freezing conditions, the new AW100 from Nikon is its first foray into the rugged camera category. Rather than pulling punches and putting out a cheap waterproof camera, Nikon have shot for the top...