'For a compact camera, the Canon PowerShot G7 X can produce alarmingly good photos. '
'Plenty of special effect features to use. '
'Wide aperture zoom lens.'
'Great image quality from 1in sensor.Flexible '
'If you're in the market for a compact superzoom and you're on a budget, the SX600 HS is our recommendation.'
'Creative Shot mode.'
'Shutter lag with flash is poor.'
'With such an impressive performance it's a shame the SX710 HS's image noise levels let the side down somewhat. '
The 30x optical zoom, inbuilt Wi-Fi and fun features could add up to the perfect holiday compact
Difficult to improve on our favourite 30x compact
42x optical zoom available with Digic 4+ processor
This camera packs a 24-1008mm zoom lens for serious close-ups
This is a camera for someone who finds they’ve outgrown their basic point-and-shoot and wants to start dipping their toe into manual settings.
Offering a 30x optical zoom in a pocketable package, the SX700HS might just be the perfect compact for travellers
Easily pack 30x worth of optical zoom in your pocket
Pocket-friendly it may not be, but what you get in the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS is a strong compact camera with a terrific long lens that produces great images and videos.
30x travel zoom overflows with features
Canon makes its latest tough compact a waterproof wonder
Very good photos in bright light, and the fast lens, optical viewfinder
Larger-than-average image sensor, Sharp
Faster auto-focus and burst shooting speeds
Built-in Wifi and GPS via a smartphone, 1080p60 HD video mode.
Raw support, 1080p60 video, 10fps continuous shooting
One of smallest cameras with RAW & manual control
Good handling, Excellent image quality, Fast and easy to use
Good choice for budget-conscious buyers
Build and performance is acceptable given its asking price
Excellent image quality for this class of cameras
Full manual mode, Lithium ion battery, Easy to use