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Panasonic Lumix ZS7

Update July 27, 2011: The ZS7 is still a fantastic compact zoom camera, but the going rate is far too expensive. The lowest street price we've seen recently is $400 (up from an average of $225 in its heyday), so it's no longer a good value for buy...

Grade: B Price: $0.00

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Canon Powershot SD1100 IS

The sleek, ultracompact Canon Powershot SD1100 IS brags 8.3 mega-pixels of resolution and image stabilization (IS) technology. Canon is pushing the SD1100 not just as a camera, but as a fashion accessory. The camera is available in five colors: "R...

Grade: B- Price: $0.00

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Kodak Slice

The Slice is the company's first touchscreen camera, packing a decent 14 megapixel sensor, 5x optical stabilized Schneider-Kreuznach lens, and 720p HD video. It's a bit pricey, as touchscreen cameras tend to be, but it is the most head-turning Kod...

Grade: B- Price: $0.00

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Casio Exilim H20G

Casio's latest travel zoomer brings integrated GPS to the Exilim H-series, aimed squarely at travelers and tourists. We had very good things to say about the H10 last fall, and this update looks every bit as worthy, with the same versatile 24-240m...

Grade: B+ Price: $0.00

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Canon Powershot A650 IS

Check out the more recent A3000IS. Here's what we wrote about the A650 when it first came out:If you've spent any time bouncing around DCHQ, you'll know that we've been tremendous fans of the Canon A640. It's a great camera, so great in fact, that...

Grade: C+ Price: $0.00

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Fujifilm FinePix F300EXR

Fuji's EXR series always offers great image quality, and the F300EXR is no exception. Though it's only a few months old, it already seems to have been discontinued, and prices are all over the place -- sometimes way too high to consider a purchase...

Grade: B Price: $0.00

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Sony Cybershot HX1

The Sony Cybershot DSC-HX1 has had a great run, but it's approaching the end of its lifespan. The 20x optical zoom lens and full HD video recording keep it competitive with newer competitors; it's tough to argue with a successful camera like this,...

Grade: B Price: $0.00

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Samsung PL210

Samsung's PL210 looks like an unspectacular but well-priced compact zoom. It's pretty standard stuff for the genre: 14 megapixels, 10x optical zoom at a 27mm wide-angle optical image stabilization, and 720p HD video (motion JPEG). It is pretty thi...

Grade: B Price: $0.00

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Nikon D300

This has since been replaced by the excellent D300s. Here's what we had to say about the original D300 when it was released in September 2007:Nikon's D300 is meant to be a more affordable, more approachable version of its superlative D3 digital SL...

Grade: B Price: $0.00

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Pentax Optio 60

Specifically designed for the first-time buyer. The Pentax Optio 60 answers the frustrated cries of all novice photographers with the borderline sarcastic "Simple" mode. In this mode, the camera selects the appropriate focus and exposure settings ...

Grade: F Price: $0.00

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Canon Powershot SD960 IS

The SD960 is still a solid camera, but has been replaced by the SD1400, which does everything the SD960 can, in a smaller body for less money. Here's what we had to say about the SD960 when it was released in March 2009:The Canon Powershot SD960 i...

Grade: B- Price: $0.00

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Canon Powershot G12

The G12 is Canon's latest high-end compact, an excellent camera for photo enthusiasts and anyone interested in very sharp shots from a relatively compact camera. The G series has traditionally been very well received in the photo-enthusiast commun...

Grade: C+ Price: $90.00

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ20

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ20 is a startlingly sharp extended zoom camera that might make you feel a little like an amateur private detective. This slightly awkward looking camera likes to watch from a distance, with 12x optical zoom and image stab...

Grade: F Price: $0.00

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Panasonic Lumix LX3

The LX3 is out of production and has been replaced by the LX5, a very worthy successor. Here's what we had to say about the LX3 before it was discontinued:Meant for users looking for a high-end point-and-shoot or a supplement to their existing pro...

Grade: B Price: $0.00

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ30

How much more detailed can a photo get? Panasonic wants to show you. As the successor to their FZ20 model, the Panasonic Lumix FZ30 carries the same extended zoom power and image stabilization while enhancing the total resolution of the camera. Th...

Grade: D+ Price: $0.00

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Nikon Coolpix L4

Nikon's L4 camera comes in at the bottom of their new point-and-shoot cameras, with a below average 4 megapixel sensor. It seems like just yesterday that 4 megapixels was something to get excited about, but here we are, telling you to aim higher. ...

Grade: F Price: $0.00

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Olympus Stylus 1060

A standard point and shoot model from Olympus, the 1060 has decent features: 10 megapixels, 7x optical zoom, 3-inch LCD display. Also, dual image stabilization and face detection ensures that all of your picture will come out brilliantly focused....

Grade: F Price: $0.00

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Panasonic Lumix FX37

The Panasonic Lumux FX37 is a remarkably small camera, but it will let you capture more picture than ever before. The 25mm ultra wide-angle lens will provide for greater scope and coverage, allowing you to squeeze in more with every shot. No more ...

Grade: C- Price: $0.00

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Pentax Optio M30

The super small Pentax Optio M30 is only 18mm thick, with a sleek aluminum body that is a pleasure to handle. The M30 features an 'auto-picture' mode that tries to automatically ascertain the right camera settings for whatever environment you are ...

Grade: C Price: $0.00

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Olympus SP-320

Olympus must have gotten a deal on 7.1 megapixel sensors, because the SP-320 is one of three new cameras that has them. Still, each has its own set of unique features. The biggest feature of the SP-320 has to be the price. For around $299, the ave...

Grade: C Price: $0.00

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Fujifilm FinePix JX300

The Fujifilm JX300 looks like a run-of-the-mill ultracompact camera, sporting decent but unspectacular specs and features. There's not much to separate it from the vast array of similar cams in this price bracket, though it's built with a metal bo...

Grade: B Price: $0.00

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Pentax Optio T20

Pentax T20 upgrades their intriguing touchscreen ultracompact T10, with 7 megapixels and increased sensitivity. The 3.0-inch LCD dominates the back of this slim camera, and all the functions and features can be accessed by interacting with the cam...

Grade: C Price: $0.00

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Panasonic Lumix ZR1

The Panasonic ZR1 is a compact point-and-shoot camera with an impressive 8x optical zoom lens and 12.1-megapixel sensor, providing a robust image-taking experience. That lens, while long, is also wide, with 25mm wide-angle capabilities as well. Th...

Grade: B Price: $0.00

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Canon Powershot SX110 IS

Extended zoom on a budget, the SX110 IS brings point-and-shoot simplicity to the long-range reach of an extended zoom camera. It's a medium-range lens (10x optical zoom) and reasonably sized sensor (9 megapixels), combined to provide a simple, eas...

Grade: B- Price: $0.00

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Olympus Stylus 760

The Olympus Stylus 760 is encased in a slim, metal body that is weatherproofed for extra durability. The ultracompact 760 also has a nice, 7.1 megapixel CCD for taking high-resolution photos that will make excellent prints. Stay tuned for more inf...

Grade: D+ Price: $0.00

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Canon PowerShot SD40

The Canon PowerShot SD40 is intended as a small, pocket camera for photographers who would rather not worry about a big, bulky camera as they hit the town. The SD40 also comes in four fun colors: precious rose, noble blue, twilight sepia, and oliv...

Grade: F Price: $0.00

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Sony Cybershot S2100

The S2100 is a bare-bones digital camera, but cheap enough to warrant a look—especially with such an, um, interesting design. Sony fans with no money: this is your camera.

Grade: B- Price: $0.00

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Nikon Coolpix L5

The Nikon Coolpix L5 is a nice, easy shooter that brings high-powered features to normal users. The 7.2 megapixel sensor alone is enough to make this an appealing point-and-shoot camera, but Nikon throws in an impressive 5x optical zoom as well. T...

Grade: C Price: $0.00

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Nikon Coolpix 7600

The Nikon Coolpix 7600 is a plain-looking, 7-megapixel camera that gets consistently poor reviews. Tucked inside its bland exterior, however, are some impressive features including in-camera redeye reduction, a movie mode that minimizes image vibr...

Grade: D Price: $0.00

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Kodak Easyshare C190

The Kodak Easyshare C190 is another mediocre camera from a mediocre manufacturer. It has a better-than-average 12 megapixel sensor and 5x optical zoom, but user reviews indicate that the picture quality is, once again, mediocre, and plain ol' bad ...

Grade: C Price: $0.00