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  1. Ricoh GXR review

    Ricoh GXR review

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    Is this the barmiest idea ever? We get to grips with a compact that enables you to change the lens and sensor...

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    Nikon COOLPIX S1000pj review

    Nikon COOLPIX S1000pj review

    6  

    Share your photos and videos like never before; well, not since the seventies…

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    Canon S90 review

    Canon S90 review

    8  

    Canon revives its S series compacts with this likeable SLR backup – but is it fatally hobbled by the lack of video?

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    Panasonic GF1 review

    Panasonic GF1 review

    9  

    An intriguing compact/SLR hybrid, complete with drop-dead gorgeous lens

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    Samsung ST1000 review

    Samsung ST1000 review

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    Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, touchscreen, HD movies; the ST100 does it all with aplomb

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    Canon IXUS 120 IS review

    Canon IXUS 120 IS review

    8  

    It's pretty, but just how deep does this compact's beauty go?

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    Panasonic Lumix DMC-FS15 review

    Panasonic Lumix DMC-FS15 review

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    The Panasonic FS15 is a new 12-megapixel digital compact camera packed with hi-tech features to make your life easier

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    Canon IXUS 200 IS review

    Canon IXUS 200 IS review

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    An excellent touchscreen snapper from Canon, plus a great range of features

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    Panasonic Lumix ZX1 review

    Panasonic Lumix ZX1 review

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    Panasonic have managed to squeeze a full 12 megapixel sensor into this teeny weeny compact camera

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    Pentax Optio W60 review

    Pentax Optio W60 review

    7  

    Is the Pentax Option W60 waterproof camera a damp squib?

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    Ricoh G600 review

    Ricoh G600 review

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    Can Ricoh's G600 possibly be as rugged as it looks?

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    Samsung NV100 HD review

    Samsung NV100 HD review

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    It looks the part, but is the NV100 HD's beauty only skin deep?

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    Canon Ixus 980 IS review

    Canon Ixus 980 IS review

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    The Ixus 980 IS is so full of tricks, you have to wonder where they find space to jam in all those extra megapixels as well. Matthew Richards takes a closer look

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    Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX150 review

    Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX150 review

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    It's no secret that Panasonic and Leica have been sharing much of their compact camera designs for a few years now, and the FX150 shares an almost identical design and button placement to the Leica C-Lux 2.

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    Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3 review

    Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3 review

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    Coming almost two years after the introduction of the LX2, the LX3 features a high-quality 10-million pixel sensor paired with a fast-aperture Leica-designed lens, in a metal body with plenty of manual control over exposure settings

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