18-megapixels archive

  • Canon EOS 700D boosts the entry-level, replaces 650D
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    Canon EOS 700D boosts the entry-level, replaces 650D

    By 21 March 2013

    Canon has updated its top "beginner" DLSR with the launch of the Canon EOS 700D. The EOS 700D effectively tweaks the 650D it replaces, bringing a few incremental changes but still sticking to what we think is a great line of DSLR cameras. Canon says the...

  • UPDATED: Polaroid Android compact system camera confirmed for CES 2013
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    UPDATED: Polaroid Android compact system camera confirmed for CES 2013

    By 21 December 2012

    Polaroid, which has a had a rough time finding its place in the world since the demise of the instant camera, could be about to launch an Android compact system camera at CES in January, if rumours are to be believed. The story, first picked up by habitual...

  • Hands-on: Canon EOS M review
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    Hands-on: Canon EOS M review

    By 23 July 2012

    The Canon EOS M is a brand new compact system camera, which lays to rest the major camera manufacturer's absence in this particular market sector. It's about time too: the rumours have been ongoing for years, and it's only now that Canon lifts the lid...

  • Canon EOS M official, DSLR shrunk to fit in your pocket as Canon launches first CSC
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    Canon EOS M official, DSLR shrunk to fit in your pocket as Canon launches first CSC

    By 23 July 2012

    Canon has announced the launch of the Canon EOS M, the company's entry into the world of compact system cameras. There was little doubt of what would be coming, after a run of leaks of the new mirrorless model, confirming the specs that we detailed yesterday,...

  • Pentax Optio WG-2 review
    Cameras 3.5 out of 5

    Pentax Optio WG-2 review

    By 24 May 2012

    The Pentax Optio WG-2 is a waterproof compact camera that stands out from the crowd. It comes in two variants: here we're reviewing the model without the GPS. The waterproof compact camera market is now well populated, providing plenty of choice for those...

  • Leica M Monochrom: Full-frame digital black and white snapping rangefinder
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    Leica M Monochrom: Full-frame digital black and white snapping rangefinder

    By 10 May 2012

    Leica has unveiled the world's first digital monochrome rangefinder, a camera  designed specifically for black and white photography and known as the Leica M Monochrom. Built on the beautiful Leica M design, the diecast magnesium alloy body is finished...

  • Sony Cyber-shot WX100 and WX150 pictures and hands-on
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    Sony Cyber-shot WX100 and WX150 pictures and hands-on

    By 29 February 2012

    If you're looking for a compact camera with a healthy zoom, then the Sony Cyber-shot WX100, or WX150, might just fit the bill, as well as in your pocket.  Described by Rachel Banin, head of personal imaging and sound at Sony UK, as an "evening camera",...

  • Sony Cyber-shot HX20 and W100X cameras debut with new Advanced Aspherical lens tech
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    Sony Cyber-shot HX20 and W100X cameras debut with new Advanced Aspherical lens tech

    By 28 February 2012

    Sony announced a bevy of new Cyber-shot cameras on Tuesday that will come with a new lens technology that promises "clearer, steadier and better" images. The new Advanced Aspherical (AA) lens claims to boost zoom range while allowing a far smaller lens...

  • Sony Cyber-shot TX200V is slim, stylish and waterproof
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    Sony Cyber-shot TX200V is slim, stylish and waterproof

    By 30 January 2012

    Sony has announced an update to its TX line of compact cameras: the Sony Cyber-shot TX200V. The Cyber-shot TX200V replaces the TX100V, and is only 16mm thick, but still offers to be waterproof down to 5m and freezeproof down to -10 c, perfect for taking...

  • Canon EOS 600D   review
    Cameras 4.5 out of 5

    Canon EOS 600D review

    By 22 March 2011

    The Canon EOS 600D updates the EOS 550D DSLR, adding a new vari-angle capable LCD screen. There are other subtle changes between the pair, including the 600D’s addition of a wireless flash commander. With an 18-megapixel CMOS sensor paired with Canon’s...

  • Canon EOS 60D   review
    Cameras 4 out of 5

    Canon EOS 60D review

    By 6 December 2010

    Replacing the popular Canon EOS 50D, Canon’s latest 60D has a whole lot to live up to. Reviving the vari-angle screen for DSLRs of this level seems to be a significant focus point, not least that none of the competition at this price-point offer such...

  • Canon EOS 60D: mid-range, vari-angle, HD shooter
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    Canon EOS 60D: mid-range, vari-angle, HD shooter

    By 26 August 2010

    Canon has formally announced the anticipated Canon EOS 60D, plugging the gaping hole in the mid-range of its DSLR line-up and knocking the 50D into the annals of photographic history. The new Canon EOS 60D spec sheet looks an awful lot like that of the...

  • Canon EOS 550D DSLR camera   review
    Cameras 4.5 out of 5

    Canon EOS 550D DSLR camera review

    By 16 April 2010

    The new Canon EOS 550D was one of those cameras that got us really excited when it arrived at Pocket-lint towers. For some it is a camera that can potentially confuse - packing an 18-megapixel sensor into a consumer DSLR seems counter to the sensible...

  • Canon EOS 550D hands-on
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    Canon EOS 550D hands-on

    By 8 February 2010

    Canon has just announced a new DSLR camera as part of its entry-level range of digital SLR cameras and Pocket-lint was on hand to grab a quick and dirty hands-on. The new model, the Canon EOS 550D, will sport an 18-megapixel APS-C sensor and come with...

  • Canon EOS 7D DSLR camera   review
    Cameras 4.5 out of 5

    Canon EOS 7D DSLR camera review

    By 28 October 2009

    The new EOS 7D is a fully redesigned EOS with high performance in mind so the new, extremely well-specified, EOS marks a step change for Canon's EOS models featuring an 18MP APS-C sized sensor and HD video to name two of the key features. At first glance...

  • Leica M9 digital camera
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    Leica M9 digital camera

    By 10 September 2009

    Whilst the world was looking towards Apple, we managed to get our hands on something sweeter than the common-or-garden fruit at the launch at the new London store in Mayfair. Here we have the new Leica M9, which steps into the shoes of the M8, presenting...

  • Canon 7D DSLR camera
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    Canon 7D DSLR camera

    By 1 September 2009

    Canon have announced a new digital SLR under the name of the EOS 7D and Pocket-lint managed to grab the new camera ahead of the UK event on Wednesday. Pitched as a 5D Mark II for sports and wildlife fans, the new model comes with a bevy of features aimed...

  • Canon EOS 7D DSLR camera official
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    Canon EOS 7D DSLR camera official

    By 1 September 2009

    Canon has confirmed the rumours we reported on over the weekend and announced the launch of a new mid-range DSLR - the Canon EOS 7D - on Tuesday morning. The new camera will, say Canon, be a "brand new product that stands on its own with new features...

  • Canon EOS 7D breaks cover...
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    Canon EOS 7D breaks cover...

    By 30 August 2009

    Canon is about to release a new DSLR: the Canon EOS 7D if images leaked on a Chinese forum are to be believed. The latest in a recent spat of rumours surrounding the launch of a new high-end digital SLR from Canon sees images and a spec sheet making an...

  • Nikon rumoured to release 18-megapixel D3
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    Nikon rumoured to release 18-megapixel D3

    By 6 March 2007

    It seems that diehard Nikon fans are still holding out for a full-frame DSLR, despite the company's emphasis on its commitment to a smaller sensor size. Now one website has details of a rumoured D3, a successor to the D2X, that was apparently unveiled...