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Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS10 Review

Panasonic is well regarded as both the inventor of the compact ultrazoom and the keeper of the gold standard. The Lumix ZS10 now offers globe-trotting photographers in-camera GPS and a[...]

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS7 Review

Panasonic has built a good reputation for their popular TZ and ZS series ultrazooms. The new Lumix ZS7 upholds that reputation, adding a 12x zoom and GPS functionality to a[...]

Canon PowerShot G1 X Review

Canon's PowerShot G1 X is the highly-anticipated CES release with the big 1.5-inch sensor. That sensor is matched with a 4x optical zoom lens, 1080 HD video and a full[...]

Canon PowerShot G12 Review

Nobody is calling the PowerShot G12 revolutionary. HD video and in-camera HDR processing are a few of the updates to this flagship model, features that are, well, so 2009. What[...]

Canon PowerShot ELPH 300 HS Review

The PowerShot 300 HS is part of Canon's latest fleet of compact Digital ELPH point-and-shoots. Featuring a 12.1 megapixel CMOS sensor, it touts better-than-average low light performance and 1080 HD[...]

Olympus XZ-1 Review

Olympus announced the XZ-1 at CES earlier this year, stepping into the ring with G12 and P7000 heavyweights in the advanced compact class. Does the XZ-1's f/1.8 iZuiko lens put[...]

Canon PowerShot SX210 IS Review

The PowerShot SX210 offers significant style and feature updates to the compact ultrazoom SX series. It tops the 12x SX200 with a 14x, 28-392mm equivalent zoom range. Take a look[...]

Canon PowerShot A480 Review

The Canon PowerShot A480 showed a lot of promise in our First Thoughts. With the full review in, it's safe to say that the bargain priced A480 delivered on those[...]

Olympus Stylus Tough 3000 Review

The waterproof, shockproof and freezeproof Olympus Stylus Tough 3000 can handle almost any adverse condition. But the toughest camera in the world won't attract much of a following if it[...]

Canon PowerShot ELPH 110 HS Review

The Canon PowerShot 110 HS was designed for casual users and snap-shooters. It's compact and just about anybody can operate it after a brief scan of the quick-start guide. Does[...]

iPhone 4S Camera Review: “Good Enough” Tech Gets Better

If cell phone cameras are "good enough tech," then the iPhone 4S has been positioned as "just as good tech." With an 8 megapixel CMOS sensor and 1080 HD video,[...]

Nikon Coolpix P80 Review

The Nikon Coolpix P80 establishes itself as a basically sound ultrazoom - if not the runaway champion in its class that we'd initially hoped for.

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H10 Review

Sony freshens up its popular H3 ultrazoom in the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H10. It may not be a new design, but any pocket camera with a fantastic 10x lens has our[...]

Canon PowerShot ELPH 520 HS Review: Lots of Zoom, Little Camera

The Canon PowerShot ELPH 520 HS might be small, but that doesn't stop it from offering a big 12x optical zoom lens. Tack on 1080p HD video recording and a[...]

Canon PowerShot SD1400 IS Review

The Canon PowerShot SD1400 IS looks very familiar. The latest in their line of very successful ultracompact point-and-shoots, Canon's SD1400 offers good image quality, a 4x optical zoom lens, and[...]

Nikon Coolpix P7000 Review

The Nikon Coolpix P7000 enters a market niche currently dominated by Canon's G12. The P7000 brings plenty to the table including a 7.1x optical zoom lens, 1/1.7-inch 10 megapixel sensor[...]

Canon PowerShot S95 Review

Canon revived the PowerShot "S" series with the S90 last year. The PowerShot S95 follows up on its success with the addition of HD video and some revisions under the[...]

Canon PowerShot G11 Review

We've already noted that Canon boldly scaled back sensor resolution in the latest installment of their point and shoot flagship G series, the PowerShot G11. Did Canon get their math[...]

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX7 Review

Sony has a reputation for incorporating innovative technology and sophisticated style into its T-series Cyber-shots - for a premium price, of course. The Cyber-shot TX7 follows the same trend, packing[...]

Nikon Coolpix S8000 Review

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