Panasonic Lumix DMC-SZ1 Review
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Listed below are some of the rivals of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-SZ1.
The new Canon IXUS 1100 HS is a stylish touchscreen compact with a big zoom lens and proven image sensor. Also known as the ELPH 510 HS, the Canon IXUS 1100 HS boasts a wide-angle 12x zoom, 12 megapixel back-illuminated sensor, 3 inch LCD touchscreen and full 1080p HD movies. Read our in-depth Canon IXUS 1100 HS review, complete with full-size sample images and video.
The Fujifilm FinePix T200 is a good-looking and attractively priced travel-zoom camera. Sporting a 10x zoom, 14 megapixel sensor, 2.7 inch LCD screen and 720p movies, the T200 can be yours for less than £150 / $180. Read our in-depth Fujifilm FinePix T200 review to find out if it's a real bargain or one to avoid.
The Nikon Coolpix S6300 is a point-and-shoot travel-zoom camera, featuring a 10x, 25-250mm lens and a 16 megapixel CCD sensor. The S6300 also offers a 2.7 inch screen, 1080p Full HD movies, lens-shift vibration reduction and 6fps burst shooting. Read our in-depth Nikon Coolpix S6300 review now.
The Olympus VH-410 is an affordable compact camera with a lot of premium features. You get a very capable camera for just £120 - 16 megapixels, 5x wide-angle zoom, 3 inch LCD touchscreen, 720p movies, all housed in a metal body. Read our Olympus VH-410 review to find out if it's a bargain or not...
Not everyone needs a digital camera with all the latest bells and whistles. Enter stage left the new Pentax Optio RZ10, a 10x travelzoom camera with a 14 megapixel sensor, 720p HD movies and a 2.7 inch screen, all for under £175 / $200. Read our Pentax Optio RZ10 Review to find out if it has cut too many corners...
The Samsung PL210 is an affordable travel-zoom compact camera, offering a 10x zoom lens, 14 megapixel sensor, 3 inch LCD and 720p movie recording, all for less than £150 / $175. Read our in-depth Samsung PL210 review to find out if this is the right pocket camera for you...
The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX10 is a new mid-range compact camera with a wealth of advanced features. A fast f/2.4, 7x zoom lens, 16 megapixel Exmor R CMOS sensor, 10fps continuous shooting and Superior Auto and Background Defocus modes supposedly produce DSLR picture quality, while Sony have also included Full HD movie recording and even 3D photos. Priced at around £250 / $250, read our in-depth Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX10 review to find out if it lives up to its full promise.