Updated on 2 August 2013 by

The best easy to use cameras under $200 selection includes some of the top digital cameras rated favourably by some of the finest compact digital cameras reviewers and filtered to the ones which are lightweight, least manual controls and have LCD screens for easier operation. Samsung, Panasonic and Sony are typically behind some of the best cameras with ease of use, available in the market today.


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Nikon Coolpix S7000
Panasonic Lumix DMC-SZ10
Nikon Coolpix S6900
Canon PowerShot ELPH 150 IS (IXUS 155)
Nikon Coolpix S7000
Panasonic Lumix DMC-SZ10
Nikon Coolpix S6900
Canon PowerShot ELPH 150 IS (IXUS 155)
$177 - $290
$200
$170 - $214
$149
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Release Date
Apr 2015
Apr 2015
Nov 2014
Jul 2014
Camera Type
Ultracompact
Compact
Ultracompact
Compact
Optical Zoom
20.0 x
12.0 x
12.0 x
12.0 x
Resolution
16.0 Megapixel
16.0 Megapixel
16.0 Megapixel
14.0 Megapixel
Image Sensor Type
CMOS
CCD
CMOS
CCD
LCD Screen Size
3.0 in.
3.0 in.
3.0 in.
3.0 in.
Image Sensor Size
2.5 mm
2.53 mm
2.5 mm
2.5 mm
Average Rating
 4.0 stars
 3.0 stars
 3.3 stars
 3.3 stars
Image Quality
100% Positive
Focus
100% Positive
Ease of Use
100% Negative
Connectivity
100% Positive
Low Light
100% Negative