Compact digital cameras

  • Panasonic LX100 review

    Panasonic LX100 aperture ring
    699
    inc VAT

    Comes top for image quality, performance, video quality, controls – the LX100 is a tour de force.

    Key specs 

    Sensor resolution: 12.8 megapixels (effective), Sensor size: 17.3x13mm, Viewfinder: Electronic (2,764,000 dots), LCD screen: 3in (921,000 dots), Optical zoom (35mm-equivalent focal lengths): 3.1x (24-75mm), 35mm-equivalent aperture: f/3.7-6.2, Weight: 407g, Size (HxWxD): 67x126x70mm

    Published 
    17 Nov 2014
  • Fujifilm X30 review

    479
    inc VAT

    No game changer, but the Fujifilm X30 is competitively priced and a real pleasure to use

    Key specs 

    Sensor resolution: 12 megapixels, Sensor size: 2/3in, Viewfinder: Electronic (2,360,000 dots), LCD screen: 3in (920,000 dots), Optical zoom (35mm-equivalent focal lengths): 4x (28-112mm), 35mm-equivalent aperture: f/7.9-11, Weight: 434g, Size (HxWxD): 72x130x64mm

    Published 
    12 Nov 2014
  • Fujifilm X20 review

    Fujifilm X20
    349
    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 
    24 Oct 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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