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Nikon Coolpix S9500 review
3.5 out of 5

Nikon Coolpix S9500 review

By 20 August 2013

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 out of 5

Sony Cyber-shot RX100 II review

By 5 August 2013

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

By 18 July 2013

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

By 8 July 2013

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... >>

A week in reviews: June 24 - June 29

A week in reviews: June 24 - June 29

By 29 June 2013

Another diverse week in reviews, from things that diagnose your car, to things that help you go places in your car without getting lost. It's all here this week. We've also taken a look at Sony's latest compact camera, a follow up to the amazing Company... >>

Hands on: Sony Cyber-shot RX100 II review

Hands on: Sony Cyber-shot RX100 II review

By 27 June 2013

Sony has unveiled the Cyber-shot RX100 II - the second release in its high-spec compact camera series complete with a large 1-inch sensor size. Pocket-lint got the lowdown on the forthcoming compact ahead of its launch, and there are plenty of new features... >>

Hands on: Sony Cyber-shot RX1R review

Hands on: Sony Cyber-shot RX1R review

By 27 June 2013

Six months after the release of the Sony RX1 - the world's first full-frame compact camera, no less - Sony has revealed a second option of the model. The Sony Cyber-shot RX1R is identical to the RX1 in all ways except for one bif difference: there's no... >>

Sony Cyber-shot HX50 review
4 out of 5

Sony Cyber-shot HX50 review

By 24 June 2013

Bigger zooms, smaller bodies: the compact camera market continues to evolve and Sony thinks it has the winning travel zoom formula in the shape of the Cyber-shot HX50. With a 30x optical zoom crammed into a relatively compact body, the HX50 is like a... >>

A week in reviews: June 17 - 21

A week in reviews: June 17 - 21

By 22 June 2013

Another week of reviews, another crop of fascinating products. The big arrival of the week has to be the Apple MacBook Air, improved over the previous generation substantially once again, and with plenty of reasons to buy this laptop. It's still our go-to... >>

Panasonic Lumix LF1 review
4 out of 5

Panasonic Lumix LF1 review

By 21 June 2013

We first saw the Panasonic Lumix LF1 behind closed doors at a press conference and it got us rather excited. The small size, suitably wide-ranging zoom lens and a built-in electronic viewfinder appeared to be Panasonic's all-in-one - and more budget -... >>