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Nikon Coolpix S02: Tiny compact gets a bit more muscle

Nikon Coolpix S02: Tiny compact gets a bit more muscle

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Nikon has updated it's tiny compact camera, the Coolpix S02, bringing a better sensor to this diminutive snapper. The Nikon Coolpix S02 now has a 13-megapixel CMOS sensor, rather than the CCD sensor of last year's S01 model. It now offers Full HD video... >>

Nikon Coolpix P7800 adds a viewfinder to its high-end compact camera

Nikon Coolpix P7800 adds a viewfinder to its high-end compact camera

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Nikon has announced the Nikon Coolpix P7800, bringing a few updates to its high-end compact camera. Updating the popular Coolpix P7700, the new model occupies the same high-end space, looking to appeal to those enthusiasts who demand higher-quality results... >>

A week in reviews: 18 - 23 August

A week in reviews: 18 - 23 August

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Cars, custom phones, tablets: it's never a dull week here at Pocket-lint and this week we've got an eclectic mix of gadgets for your eager eyes to digest. It's 50 years since Porsche put the 911 out to the world, a car that remains an icon right through... >>

Canon unveils new PowerShot SX510 HS and PowerShot SX170 IS models

Canon unveils new PowerShot SX510 HS and PowerShot SX170 IS models

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For portability and powerful zoom, combined in an intelligently automated design, Canon has unveiled two new PowerShot cameras. The PowerShot SX510 HS, at £290, with its 24-720mm ultra wide angle lens will offer 30x optical zoom. This extends to an eye-popping... >>

Canon PowerShot G16 announced: Faster AF, Digic 6 processor, intros Wi-Fi and new sensor

Canon PowerShot G16 announced: Faster AF, Digic 6 processor, intros Wi-Fi and new sensor

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The introduction of the Canon PowerShot G16 brings the powerful compact camera range up to date by introducing Wi-Fi, upgrading to the latest Digic 6 processor and tweaking the autofocus for a faster response compared to its G15 predecessor. In a world... >>

Canon PowerShot S120: Faster focusing high-end compact shoots for the stars

Canon PowerShot S120: Faster focusing high-end compact shoots for the stars

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Canon has updated it's PowerShot S model, with the new PowerShot S120. With the new Digic 6 processor at its heart, Canon is promising that the autofocusing is now 50 per cent faster than the previous S110. We've long been fans of Canon's S models, which... >>

Nikon Coolpix S9500 review
3.5 stars

Nikon Coolpix S9500 review

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The Nikon Coolpix S9500 fits into that smartphone-won't-cut-it bracket: its 22x optical zoom lens not only means wide-angle shots can be captured, but those far away subjects are also well within reach. It's a straightforward point-and-shoot model that... >>

Sony Cyber-shot RX100 II review
4.5 stars

Sony Cyber-shot RX100 II review

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The Sony Cyber-shot RX100 II isn't a casual camera purchase. It touts itself as the big gun of the compact camera world, and with an asking price of £650 it's about as far removed from a back pocket change purchase as a compact can be. But we're still... >>

Panasonic Lumix FZ72: Superzoom delivers huge 60x optical zoom, 20-1200mm equivalent

Panasonic Lumix FZ72: Superzoom delivers huge 60x optical zoom, 20-1200mm equivalent

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The Panasonic Lumix FZ72 looks as if it can show other superzooms a thing or two: certainly in the lens department, where this long-lens Lumix has a 60x optical zoom - that's a massive 20-1200mm equivalent. It wasn't so long ago that superzooms' top-end... >>

Nikon: We want to create a product that will change the concept of cameras

Nikon: We want to create a product that will change the concept of cameras

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Nikon has said it is looking to create a product that will change the concept of cameras in a hope that such a device will replace declining point and shoot camera sales. In an interview with Bloomberg, Makoto Kimura, President of Nikon told the news... >>