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Olympus Stylus 1 review
4 out of 5

Olympus Stylus 1 review

By 27 March 2014

One glance at the Olympus Stylus 1 and it's hard to ignore how much it looks like a smaller version of the interchangeable lens Olympus OM-D series. Only it's not: this is a high-end compact camera with design cues adopted from the company's top-end interchangeable... >>

Samsung Galaxy Camera 2 review
3.5 out of 5

Samsung Galaxy Camera 2 review

By 26 March 2014

The original Samsung Galaxy Camera was notable because, although it wasn't the first dedicated camera to use the Android operating system as its user interface, it was the first to integrate an up-to-date version of the operating system with great success.... >>

A week in reviews: 24 - 28 February

A week in reviews: 24 - 28 February

By 1 March 2014

In a week that has been all about the phones - courtesy of our coverage from MWC 2014 - and so we've taken the opportunity to focus the reviews section on different areas of tech this week. Granted it's hard to ignore the heavyweights, such as the unveiling... >>

Panasonic Lumix TZ60 review
4 out of 5

Panasonic Lumix TZ60 review

By 26 February 2014

The prospect of the Panasonic Lumix TZ60 (or ZS40 for our American readers) excited us when we first saw it because it's the latest in the line of what we would consider the very best of the all-round "travel zoom" compact cameras. And if you want something... >>

Canon announces PowerShot SX700 HS, D30 and S200 cameras

Canon announces PowerShot SX700 HS, D30 and S200 cameras

By 12 February 2014

Canon has unveiled its new line of PowerShot cameras in the SX700 HS, D30 and S200. So there's something for everyone. The Canon PowerShot SX700 HS is the supermodel of the bunch at just 34.8mm thin. This compact camera manages to cram in an ultra wide... >>

Sony Cyber-shot H400 pictures and hands-on

Sony Cyber-shot H400 pictures and hands-on

By 12 February 2014

Looking for a huge zoom? Then look no further. The Sony Cyber-shot H400 has a whopping 63x optical zoom lens that provides a 24.5-1550mm equivalent focal length. But can it deliver as big as its features suggest? Sadly, no. We got to play with the H400... >>

Sony Cyber-shot HX400V pictures and hands-on

Sony Cyber-shot HX400V pictures and hands-on

By 12 February 2014

Everyone loves a superzoom. Sony has updated its HX line with the beefed-up Cyber-shot HX400V model to inject a dash of speed into proceedings. The HX400V is, for the most part, a mirror image of the earlier HX300V camera from last year. The key difference:... >>

Sony Cyber-shot HX60V pictures and hands-on

Sony Cyber-shot HX60V pictures and hands-on

By 12 February 2014

It's that camera time of year and Sony has updated its travel zoom line with the latest Cyber-shot HX60V model. If you're looking for a compact model with significant zoom that can fit into a pocket or small bag then there's lots here to appeal here.... >>

Canon PowerShot SX700 HS pictures and hands-on

Canon PowerShot SX700 HS pictures and hands-on

By 12 February 2014

When it comes to travel zooms - cameras pocketable in size but with a significant zoom lens squeezed into their designs - there are lots of options out there. Canon is no stranger to the market with many successful PowerShot models already under its belt,... >>

Hands-on: Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark II review

Hands-on: Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark II review

By 12 February 2014

The high-end compact camera market has gone from strength to strength over the last couple of years, and Canon is back with a bang in 2014 with the PowerShot G1 X Mark II. The update to the 2012 original model rights many of the shortcomings that we had... >>


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