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  1. Samsung MV800 review

    Samsung MV800 review

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    The key feature of the Samsung MV800 is of course its tilting screen, which makes it one of the only compact cameras to feature an adjustable screen, especially at this price point.

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    Nikon Coolpix AW100 review

    Nikon Coolpix AW100 review

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    Nikon's first waterproof and shockproof rugged camera - with built-in GPS

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    Canon IXUS 1100 HS review

    Canon IXUS 1100 HS review

    8  

    Stabilised 12x zoom lens and touchscreen on a stylish compact camera

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    Canon S100 review

    Canon S100 review

    8  

    Packed with the latest technology, this pocket-sized, advanced compact is ready for anything

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    Ricoh CX5 review

    Ricoh CX5 review

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    Is the CX4 upgrade an expensive point and shoot camera, or does it offer something extra?

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    Nikon Coolpix P7100 review

    Nikon Coolpix P7100 review

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    Nikon's flagship advanced compact camera gets a revamp, but can it keep up with its rivals?

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    Nikon Coolpix S8200 review

    Nikon Coolpix S8200 review

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    With a 16mp CMOS sensor, 14x wide-angle zoom VR lens and Full HD movies: is there anything this compact can't do?

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    Nikon Coolpix S4150 review

    Nikon Coolpix S4150 review

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    Lightweight and durable, the Coolpix S4150 boasts a 3 inch touchscreen and 20 different scene modes.

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    Ricoh PX review

    Ricoh PX review

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    This water, dust and shockproof compact camera has a sleek minimalist design and high-resolution sensor

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    Nikon Coolpix S9100 review

    Nikon Coolpix S9100 review

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    A stylish, compact camera with 18x superzoom lens, HD video recording and 12.1MP sensor

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    Lomography La Sardina review

    Lomography La Sardina review

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    Lomo's La Sardina is the newest camera in the analogue phenomenon's line-up. Boasting a compact size and a range of interesting designs, the La Sardina is, as the name pretty accurately suggests, shaped like a sardine can.

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    Samsung ST95 review

    Samsung ST95 review

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    Impress your friends with this easy to use camera filled with cool technology and features

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    Samsung PL120 review

    Samsung PL120 review

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    Since the end of the pixel race companies have looked at new ways of enticing customers and Samsung's idea is the front LCD

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    Lomo Sprocket Rocket review

    Lomo Sprocket Rocket review

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    The original Sprocket Rocket was launched into the market back in 2010, with the Superpop neon colour variations making their debut back in July. The premise of the camera, along with all Lomo cameras, is to keep it simple.

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    Nikon Coolpix P500 review

    Nikon Coolpix P500 review

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    This super-zoom bridge camera sports a 36x zoom lens, sensor shift image stabilisation, 1080p video recording and a 12.1 megapixel back-illuminated CMOS sensor.

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    Panasonic DMC-FZ48 review

    Panasonic DMC-FZ48 review

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    The latest Lumix from Panasonic sports a 24x Leica Vario Elmarit lens, a 12.1Mp CCD sensor, 1080p video recording and a 3D photo mode.

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    Samsung WB700 review

    Samsung WB700 review

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    The Samsung WB700 has an 18x optical zoom from 24mm to an eye watering 432mm in 35mm terms

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    Samsung SH100 review

    Samsung SH100 review

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    With built-in Wi-Fi, is the Samsung SH100 remotely better than other cameras in the range?

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    Samsung ST6500 review

    Samsung ST6500 review

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    The Samsung ST6500 has a touch-screen, stylish design and friendly interface. So what's the catch?

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    Samsung ST30 review

    Samsung ST30 review

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    Appealing to the traveller and photographer with small hands, does the ST30 produce worthwhile pictures?

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