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With excellent zoom performance, first rate image stabilisation, a backlit CMOS sensor to help eliminate noise, and Wi-Fi and NFC connectivity, the Sony Cybershot WX350's slim body is packed with a lot of tech.
Canon's SX600 HS is a good option for those looking for a travel compact camera without too much fuss.
Sony's WX220 offers a lot for its small size, including a 10x optical zoom lens, built-in Wi-Fi and a range of shooting options.