The Sony Cyber-shot TX30 was recently announced alongside the new WX300 compact camera and the HX300 50x superzoom model. The TX30 is a rugged, waterproof (down to 33′) model that is built for outdoor use (it’s also shockproof, freezeproof and dustproof). [Read more…]
The new Pentax MX-1 serious compact camera with a retro flare is in stock and now shipping. The MX-1 sports a 12MP sensor, 4x zoom lens, 1080p HD video and has a fast f/1.8-2.5 lens. Focus and shutter response are very fast for a point and shoot camera. I had a very positive first look at the MX-1 at CES 2013.
Fuji announced several new compact cameras yesterday:
The F900EXR and F850EXR are both 16MP superzoom, compact cameras with a 20x optical zoom. The F900EXR offers a few premium features (like Wireless Image Transfer and higher continuous shooting frame rates) over the F850EXR, but otherwise appear to be the same cameras. [Read more…]
Canon has announced a trio of new point and shoot cameras – the PowerShot ELPH 330 HS, ELPH 115 IS and A2500. [Read more…]