Compact digital cameras

  • Samsung WB350F review

    124
    inc VAT

    A bit rough around the edges, but the Samsung WB350F has the quality where it counts, and for a great price

    Key specs 

    Sensor resolution: 16 megapixels, Sensor size: 1/2.3in, Viewfinder: No, LCD screen: 3in (460,000 dots), Optical zoom (35mm-equivalent focal lengths): 21x (23-483mm), 35mm-equivalent aperture: f/16-33, Weight: 240g, Size (HxWxD): 67x114x36mm

    Published 
    30 Aug 2014
  • Nikon S9700 review

    229
    inc VAT

    Lots of great features, high image quality in tricky conditions and a competitive price – the Nikon S9700 is a Best Buy compact

    Key specs 

    Sensor resolution: 16 megapixels, Sensor size: 1/2.3in, Viewfinder: No, LCD screen: 3in (921,000 dots), Optical zoom (35mm-equivalent focal lengths): 30x (25-750mm), 35mm-equivalent aperture: f/21-36, Weight: 235g, Size (HxWxD): 66x110x34mm

    Published 
    29 Aug 2014
  • Sony RX100 III review

    699
    inc VAT

    Small but perfectly formed, the Sony RX100 III makes a modern classic even better

    Key specs 

    Sensor resolution: 20 megapixels, Sensor size: 1in (13.2x8.8mm), Viewfinder: Electronic (1,440,000 dots), LCD screen: 3in (1,228,800 dots), Optical zoom (35mm-equivalent focal lengths): 2.9x (24-70mm), 35mm-equivalent aperture: f/4.9-7.6, Weight: 288g, Size (HxWxD): 59x102x41mm

    Published 
    20 Aug 2014
  • Sony WX220 review

    174
    inc VAT

    The Sony WX220 is a tiny point-and-shoot camera with lots of charm

    Key specs 

    Sensor resolution: 18 megapixels, Sensor size: 18 megapixels, Viewfinder: none, LCD screen: 2.7in (460,800 dots), Optical zoom (35mm-equivalent focal lengths): 25-250mm, 35mm-equivalent aperture: f/18-33, Weight: 121g, Size (HxWxD): 54x93x22mm

    Published 
    27 Jul 2014
  • Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark II

    719
    inc VAT

    The best image quality we've seen from a compact camera, and a well-rounded package too

    Key specs 

    Sensor resolution: 12.6 megapixels, Focal length multiplier: 1.92x, Viewfinder: no, LCD screen: 3in (1,040,000 dots), Optical zoom (35mm-equivalent focal lengths): 5x (24-120mm), 35mm-equivalent aperture: f/3.8-7.5, Weight: 557g, Size (HxWxD): 75x116x66mm

    Published 
    22 Jul 2014
  • Canon PowerShot SX700 HS

    Canon PowerShot SX700
    269
    inc VAT

    A solid all-rounder, but we'll stick with last year's model for now

    Key specs 

    Sensor resolution: 16 megapixels, Focal length multiplier: 5.56x, Viewfinder: no, LCD screen: 3in (922,000 dots), Optical zoom (35mm-equivalent focal lengths): 30x (25-750mm), 35mm-equivalent aperture: f/18-38, Weight: 265g, Size (HxWxD): 66x113x35mm

    Published 
    16 Jul 2014
  • Sony Alpha A6000

    Sony Alpha A6000
    650
    inc VAT

    Hits a home run for quality, performance, features and price

    Key specs 

    23.5x15.6mm 24.0-megapixel sensor, 3.1x zoom (24-75mm equivalent), 460g

    Published 
    5 Jun 2014
  • Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-RX100 II review

    Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-RX100 II
    633
    inc VAT

    Stunning photo quality and a great all-rounder – and a price that's now a little easier to swallow

    Key specs 

    13.2x8.8mm 20.0-megapixel sensor, 3.6x zoom (28-100mm equivalent), 281g

    Published 
    14 May 2014
  • Fujifilm X20 review

    Fujifilm X20
    451
    inc VAT

    Classy and capable, this premium compact justifies its high price

    Key specs 

    2/3in 12.0-megapixel sensor, 4.0x zoom (28-112mm equivalent), 353g

    Published 
    2 May 2014
  • Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ60

    Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ60
    339
    inc VAT

    A strong all-rounder that's packed with useful features, but it's not cheap

    Key specs 

    1/2.3in 18.0-megapixel sensor, 30.0x zoom (24-720mm equivalent), 240g

    Published 
    25 Mar 2014
  • Canon PowerShot SX600 HS review

    Canon PowerShot SX600 HS
    199
    inc VAT

    A likeable camera with a big zoom, but last year's model is better

    Key specs 

    1/2.3in 16.0-megapixel sensor, 18.0x zoom (25-450mm equivalent), 187g

    Published 
    25 Mar 2014
  • Fujifilm X-E2 review

    Fujifilm X-E2
    1 149
    inc VAT

    Sumptuous design, gorgeous photos - a true photographer's camera

    Key specs 

    23.6x15.6mm 16.0-megapixel sensor, 3.0x zoom (27-82.5mm equivalent), 665g

    Published 
    8 Mar 2014
  • Fujifilm X-T1 review

    Fujifilm X-T1
    1 049
    inc VAT

    Exquisite design and stunning image quality: the best CSC to date

    Key specs 

    23.6x15.6mm 16.0-megapixel sensor, N/A zoom (N/A equivalent), 440g

    Published 
    17 Feb 2014
  • Canon PowerShot N100 review

    Canon PowerShot N100

    Canon's latest PowerShot becomes the Xzibit of compact cameras; it's got a camera on your camera to take pictures of you while you take pictures

    Published 
    9 Jan 2014
  • Nikon Coolpix P7800 review

    Nikon Coolpix P7800
    452
    inc VAT

    Beautiful photos and sublime ergonomics, but performance is a let-down

    Key specs 

    1/1.7in 12.0-megapixel sensor, 7.1x zoom (28-200mm equivalent), 406g

    Published 
    22 Nov 2013
  • Canon PowerShot G16 review

    Canon PowerShot G16
    528
    inc VAT

    Superb controls and competitive image quality among increasingly stiff competition

    Key specs 

    1/1.7in 12.0-megapixel sensor, 5.0x zoom (28-140mm equivalent), 356g

    Published 
    19 Nov 2013
  • Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM1 review

    Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM1
    629
    inc VAT

    The smallest CSC to date, and one of the best too

    Key specs 

    17.3x13mm 16.0-megapixel sensor, 2.7x zoom (24-64mm equivalent), 279g

    Published 
    12 Nov 2013
  • Canon PowerShot S120 review

    Canon PowerShot S120
    371
    inc VAT

    Fantastic videos, above-average photos – a strong contender but not the best

    Key specs 

    1/1.7in 12.0-megapixel sensor, 5.0x zoom (24-120mm equivalent), 217g

    Published 
    7 Nov 2013
  • Fujifilm X-A1 review

    Fujifilm X-A1
    499
    inc VAT

    Elegant controls, but it doesn't share its pricier siblings' outstanding image quality

    Key specs 

    23.6x15.6mm 16.0-megapixel sensor, 3.1x zoom (24-76mm equivalent), 530g

    Published 
    30 Oct 2013
  • Autographer review

    Autographer
    299
    inc VAT

    It produces intriguing images, and poses some interesting questions even, but the design needs refining and it costs too much

    Key specs 

    5.0-megapixel sensor, 0.0x zoom ( equivalent), 58g

    Published 
    24 Oct 2013