Digital Cameras

  • Nikon School review - Join the pros

    Nikon School - taking photos of grey seals in the sea
    129

    A great experience, filled with photography lessons and fieldcraft tips from a professional - highly recommended

    Published 
    14 Oct 2014
  • Canon SX520 HS review

    Canon SX520 HS front
    299
    inc VAT

    Some interesting features, but the Canon SX520 HS is outdone by rivals for quality and value

    Key specs 

    Sensor resolution: 16 megapixels, Sensor size: 1/2.3in, Viewfinder: No, LCD screen: 3in (461,000 dots), Optical zoom (35mm-equivalent focal lengths): 42x (24-1,008mm), 35mm-equivalent aperture: f/19-33, Weight: 451g, Size (HxWxD): 83x120x100mm

    Published 
    26 Sep 2014
  • Sony WX350 review

    199
    inc VAT

    A superb balance of zoom range, camera size and price, the Sony WX350 delivers the image goods, too

    Key specs 

    Sensor resolution: 18 megapixels, Sensor size: 1/2.3in, Viewfinder: None, LCD screen: 3in (460,800 dots), Optical zoom (35mm-equivalent focal lengths): 20x (24-480mm), 35mm-equivalent aperture: f/20-36, Weight: 164g, Size (HxWxD): 57x96x26mm

    Published 
    25 Sep 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 
    25 Sep 2014
  • Samsung NX3000 review

    279
    inc VAT

    With high image quality, lots of features and a slim design, the Samsung NX3000 is a cracking deal.

    Key specs 

    Sensor resolution: 20 megapixels, Sensor size: 23.5x15.7mm (APS-C), Focal length multiplier: 1.5x, Viewfinder: No, LCD screen: 3in (460,800 dots), Optical zoom (35mm-equivalent focal lengths): 3.1x (24-75mm), 35mm-equivalent aperture: f/5.2-8.4, Lens mount: Samsung NX, Weight: 386g, Size (HxWxD): 67x126x78mm

    Published 
    18 Sep 2014
  • Sony QX1 review

    250
    inc. VAT

    We love the Smart Lens concept, but we just can't see who's going to buy a body-only QX1

    Key specs 

    Sensor resolution: 20.1, Sensor size: APS-C (23.2x15.4mm), Focal length multiplier: 1.52x, Viewfinder: N/A, LCD screen: No, Optical zoom (35mm-equivalent focal lengths): (24-76mm), 35mm-equivalent aperture: f/5.32-8.51, Lens mount: Sony E Mount, Weight: 216g, Size (HxWxD): 74x69.5x52.5mm

    Published 
    16 Sep 2014
  • Canon Ixus 265 HS review

    Canon Ixus 155 front
    149
    inc VAT

    The Canon Ixus 265 HS is a likeable camera at an attractive price, but the smart design is its only stand-out feature

    Key specs 

    Sensor resolution: 16 megapixels, Sensor size: 1/2.3in, Viewfinder: None, LCD screen: 3in (461,000 dots), Optical zoom (35mm-equivalent focal lengths): 12x (25-300mm), 35mm-equivalent aperture: f/20-39, Weight: 146g, Size (HxWxD): 59x100x23mm

    Published 
    14 Sep 2014
  • Canon Ixus 155 review

    90
    inc VAT

    A low price for such a stylish camera, but the Canon Ixus 155 is still a false economy

    Key specs 

    Sensor resolution: 20 megapixels, Sensor size: 1/2.3in, Viewfinder: No, LCD screen: 2.7in (230,000 dots), Optical zoom (35mm-equivalent focal lengths): 10x (24-240mm), 35mm-equivalent aperture: f/16-39, Weight: 138g, Size (HxWxD): 57x95x24mm

    Published 
    12 Sep 2014
  • Nikon S6800 review

    159
    inc VAT

    A well-conceived package, but the Nikon S6800's inconsistent start-up times put us off

    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): 12x (25-300mm), 35mm-equivalent aperture: f/18-35, Weight: 141g, Size (HxWxD): 58x97x23mm

    Published 
    11 Sep 2014
  • Sony HX60 review

    285
    inc VAT

    Packed with impressive features, but the Sony HX60's image quality might not match expectations

    Key specs 

    Sensor resolution: 20 megapixels, Sensor size: 1/2.3in, Viewfinder: None, LCD screen: 3in (921,600 dots), Optical zoom (35mm-equivalent focal lengths): 30x (24-722mm), 35mm-equivalent aperture: f/20-35, Weight: 272g, Size (HxWxD): 66x108x38mm

    Published 
    10 Sep 2014
  • 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
  • Samsung NX Mini review

    300
    inc VAT

    The Samsung NX Mini performs well now, and with a better lens it could really excel

    Key specs 

    Sensor resolution: 20 megapixels, Sensor size: 1in (13.2x8.8mm), Focal length multiplier: 2.7x, Viewfinder: None, LCD screen: 3in (460,800 dots), Optical zoom (35mm-equivalent focal lengths): None (24mm), 35mm-equivalent aperture: f/9.5, Lens mount: Samsung NX-M Mount, Weight: 229g, Size (HxWxD): 62x111x35mm

    Published 
    22 Aug 2014
  • Nikon J4 review

    499
    inc VAT

    Certainly different, but the Nikon J4's charms are an acquired taste

    Key specs 

    Sensor resolution: 18.2 megapixels, Sensor size: 1in (13.2x8.8mm), Focal length multiplier: 2.7x, Viewfinder: none, LCD screen: 3in (1,037,000 dots), Optical zoom (35mm-equivalent focal lengths): 27-81mm, 35mm-equivalent aperture: f/9.4-15.1, Lens mount: Nikon 1, Weight: 310g, Size (HxWxD): 61x100x57mm

    Published 
    20 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
  • Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000

    749
    inc VAT

    A stunning all-round talent, the Panasonic FZ1000 excels both indoors and out

    Key specs 

    Sensor resolution: 20 megapixels, Sensor size: 20 megapixels, Viewfinder: electronic (2,359,000 dots), LCD screen: 3in (921,000 dots), Optical zoom (35mm-equivalent focal lengths): 16 (25-400mm), 35mm-equivalent aperture: f/7.6-10.8, Weight: 834g, Size (HxWxD): 99x137x137mm

    Published 
    24 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
  • Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V review

    Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V
    349
    inc VAT

    Lots of impressive features but image quality from the Sony HX400V is unexceptional

    Key specs 

    Sensor resolution: 20 megapixels, Focal length multiplier: 5.58x, Viewfinder: electronic (201,000 dots), LCD screen: 3in (921,600 dots), Optical zoom (35mm-equivalent focal lengths): 24-1,200mm, 35mm-equivalent aperture: f/16-35, Weight: 660g, Size (HxWxD): 95x128x115mm

    Published 
    18 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 A5000

    Sony Alpha A5000
    339
    inc VAT

    Stunning image quality for the price, but the controls might prove to be frustrating

    Key specs 

    Sensor resolution: 20 megapixels, Focal length multiplier: 1.5x, Viewfinder: no, LCD screen: 3in (460,800 dots), Optical zoom (35mm-equivalent focal lengths): 3.1x (24-75mm), 35mm-equivalent aperture: f/5.25-8.4, Lens mount: Sony E Mount, Weight: 385g, Size (HxWxD): 63x118x65mm

    Published 
    8 Jul 2014