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Trio of new Olympus FE models feature wide-angle lenses

In an early morning announcement, Olympus has launched a trio of new additions to its FE series of affordably priced ultracompacts today. The Olympus FE-5020, FE-4000, and FE-46 share a[...] Read full article

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Olympus restyles Stylus-7010 compact ultrazoom

Olympus announced its first wave of compact ultrazooms, including the 10x zoom Stylus-9000 and 7x zoom Stylus-7000, back in January. This morning, the manufacturer is updating the 7x model in[...] Read full article

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Samsung SL720, SL502 ultracompacts unveiled

In the run up to PMA 2009, Samsung announced four new SL-series point-and-shoots. In a summer refresher that fills in some features and cost gaps in Samsung's premium point-and-shoot series,[...] Read full article

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Nikon Coolpix S230 First Thoughts

Before we subjected our Nikon Coolpix S230 test sample to the rigors of a full review, we took it out for a spin around the block just to see how[...] Read full article

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Casio adds Exilim EX-Z29 to line of budget-friendly compacts

It's day one of PMA and Casio has announced a new addition to their family of budget compacts, the Exilim EX-Z29, joining the 10-plus megapixel point-and-shoot club. While not a[...] Read full article

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Samsung TL320 will feature AMOLED display, retro-chic design

In the quiet after the storm of new camera announcements last week, Samsung has introduced the TL320. Billed as the first digital camera to feature an AMOLED display with HVGA[...] Read full article

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Canon PowerShot SD780 IS First Thoughts

The Canon PowerShot SD780 IS was just announced on Tuesday, but Canon's rapid-fire shipping department had a production-ready review unit in our waiting hands yesterday afternoon. The 12.1 megapixel, 3x[...] Read full article

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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S980 features high resolution, small price point

The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S980 debuted earlier this week in a flurry of pre-PMA camera announcements. It's a basic point-and-shoot, but Sony has managed to equip it with a couple of[...] Read full article

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Four new Canon PowerShot SD models update Digital ELPH series

The affordable Canon PowerShot SD1200 IS, thin and stylish SD 780 IS, and flagship SD960 IS and SD970 IS models update several popular ultracompacts in Canon's Digital ELPH series. Key[...] Read full article

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Samsung launches quartet of new SL models

In anticipation of PMA, Samsung has updated its SL series of point-and-shoot models to include four new offerings: the wide-angle, HD-video ready Samsung SL820, the premium Samsung SL620, and the[...] Read full article