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  1. Nikon Coolpix S02 review

    Nikon Coolpix S02 review

    5  

    It's tiny and comes with new sensor and a flash, but has Nikon done enough to tempt the smartphone crowd?

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    Canon PowerShot SX170 IS review

    Canon PowerShot SX170 IS review

    8  

    Canon has ditched the AA batteries previously found in the SX160 and made the PowerShot SX170 an upgraded super zoom compact to add to its range

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    Canon G16 review

    Canon G16 review

    8  

    Canon's premium PowerShot G16 replaces last year's G15. What's stayed the same, and what's new for this reliable model?

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    Olympus Stylus 1 review

    Hands on: Olympus Stylus 1 review

     

    Bridge cameras are getting smaller and a whole lot nicer these days. We take a look at the latest model from Olympus.

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    Fuji S8200 review

    Fuji S8200 review

    8  

    The newest member of Fujifilm's S series gives you a huge 40x zoom to play with, but is that enough to impress?

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    Nikon S02 review

    Hands on: Nikon S02 review

    5  

    Nikon has introduced another incredibly small camera to replace last year's S01. What improvements has the company made to this camera phone rival?

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    Sony QX100 review

    Hands on: Sony QX100 review

     

    Sony's new solution to the decline of compact cameras is to pair with your phone, rather than fight it. But how well does it work?

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    Fuji FinePix F900 EXR review

    Fuji FinePix F900 EXR review

    7  

    It may have a new super-fast autofocus system, but can Fuji's travel compact keep pace with the competition?

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    Sony HX50V review

    Sony HX50V review

    6  

    Despite its pocketability, Sony's HX50V has a 30x zoom lens and affords full manual control as well as automatic shooting options.

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    Fuji SL1000 review

    Fuji SL1000 review

    6  

    Fuji's SL1000 offers a staggering 50x zoom, raw capture and a host of advanced features for a good price. So how does it perform?

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    Fuji FinePix HS50 EXR review

    Hands on: Fuji FinePix HS50 EXR review

     

    Fuji's HS50 packs a lot of bang for your buck, with a 42x optical zoom range, full manual control and, apparently, the world's fastest autofocus.

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    Sony TF1 review

    Sony TF1 review

    6  

    Sony's latest rugged compact camera boasts a restrained style and price tag, but is it any good?

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    Nikon Coolpix L820 review

    Nikon Coolpix L820 review

    8  

    Nikon fields a mini DSLR-styled bridge camera with impressive 30x optical range, AA batteries and a large LCD.

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    Olympus SZ-15 review

    Olympus SZ-15 review

    5  

    With a 24x wide-angle zoom and 16 million-pixel sensor, the Olympus SZ-15 may be very tempting to those on a budget, but is there a catch?

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    Nikon Coolpix S31 review

    Nikon Coolpix S31 review

    6  

    An affordable family compact camera, designed to withstand knocks and falls, the S31 is a bright new addition to Nikon's lineup.

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    Nikon Coolpix S6500 review

    Nikon Coolpix S6500 review

    7  

    With a 16 megapixel sensor, Wi-Fi connectivity and a wide-angle 12x zoom lens, the Nikon S6500's spec looks as good as its design.

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    Sony RX100 II review

    Sony RX100 II review

    10 Editor's Choice award  

    Sony's RX100, the best-selling premium compact camera, has been improved with a better sensor, Wi-Fi, NFC and a tilting screen.

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    Panasonic LF1 review

    Panasonic LF1 review

    8  

    Panasonic's premium compact camera still has a small sensor, but it does have an electronic viewfinder and built-in Wi-Fi.

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    Canon IXUS 140 review

    Canon IXUS 140 review

    6  

    Small and perfectly formed, does this latest IXUS have the performance to match its looks?

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