'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
A reliable 18x zoom travel compact with a range of useful functions
While Canon’s PowerShot SX600 HS is an easy-to-use camera with a long 18x zoom, performance and image quality resembles those from a lower-end camera.
Picks up where your phone leaves off without sacrificing easy sharing
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
Flash is intelligent and does supplement ambient light
Built-in Wi-fi, and GPS via a smartphone
Good value for money, Built-in Wi-Fi
Sharp lens, Inexpensive
Decent image quality, Metal body
On-screen help mode, 3-inch LCD
Pocketable point and shoot
8x zoom lens, Compact. Inexpensive, Sharp images
In this price point, image quality is above average