It may not have a viewfinder, but its 30x zoom and impressive feature set make it a powerful and affordable travel camera.
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Despite having a pop-up viewfinder and an improved 30x zoom lens, Sony's HX90 is smaller than the HX60 it replaces.
Nikon's new compact camera brings the zoom range (almost) of a bridge camera in a body you can fit in your pocket.
Pitched as an ideal camera for travelling and holidaying photographers, the TZ57 is a budget version of the TZ70, but it still offers a good feature set.
A pocket-friendly design, generous zoom range and built-in Wi-Fi make Nikon's S7000 the ideal travelling companion.
The Nikon Coolpix P610 features a 60x optical zoom, an articulating screen, in-built viewfinder, Wi-Fi and NFC – shame it's missing raw format shooting, though.
Fuji's XP80 is waterproof, freezeproof, dustproof and shockproof – but can it also offer decent image quality?
Mini reviewThe SP-100E has a unique framing aid, but apart from that it struggles to shine.
The new Panasonic TZ70 features a reduced pixel count sensor, demonstrating the company's dedication to image quality rather than marketing spiel.