'No raw capture option.'
'Slow to start up and shoot.'
'Battery life is poor with GPS active.'
'no full manual controls'
'Despite its budget price-tag, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-S3 is a good-looking camera, with a distinctive pebble shape, rounded corners and an attractively glossy finish to the all-plastic body. '
'Despite a minimum focusing distance of 5cm the camera is capable of taking excellent macro pictures.'
'Our exterior daylight tests produced some remarkably strong shots for such a low-cost camera. '
'latest generation Venus Engine VI image processor'
'slow shooting performance'
'It has a small handgrip for your right hand, and it's comfortable to use. '
'Outdoor wide angle shot'
Good quality lens with optical image stabilization
'the buttons are firm and very responsive.'
'Noise does start to kick in at ISO400 and is much worse at ISO800.'
Good for the beginner
' The premise of Panasonic's Lumix DMC-FP3 is sound: a slim, attractive camera that's fast, easy to use, and has a touch-screen interface for an extra cool factor. '
'The Panasonic Lumix DMC FP3 is very impressive.'
'The new Panasonic Lumix DMC-FP3 is compatible with the latest Windows 7.'
'the manual selection of a focus point, useful for when users want to bias attention toward an off-centre subject.'
'The sound is clear.'
Extremely slim profile, fits comfortably in a pocket no problem
'The S5100 is a pocket-sized camera that will suit photographers on a budget just fine.'
'The sleek, compact design makes the S5100 convenient to carry, and its automatic features and bright 2.7-inch LCD makes it easy to compose, view and share images.'
'The S1100pj got the maximum attraction because of being the projector camera and the other one ‘S5100’ is also a really amazing device.'
'impressive ultra-compact camera'
'Bottom line - The Casio Exilim EX-Z800 is a nice little pocket camera that has a very appealing price tag of just $149 US. '
'As the frumpy big sister, the $149 Casio Z800 was an utter disaster.'
'The first thing that struck me about the EX-Z800 is how light it is, weighing only 124g with the battery and memory card installed.'
'useful 27mm-equivalent wide angle'