Images are pretty good
Easy touchscreen, Range of filters
Fast high-speed shooting, Decent image quality
Curvy body is different
Inexpensive, 10x zoom range
Camera is easy to grip
Picture quality is good
Attractive all-metal body design
Dead-on white balance
Decent little camera suitable for the point and shooter
Good colour reproduction
Extra zoom power
Sharp, clean image quality
Excellent colour reproduction
'The camera is easy to grip and the menu system is simple to navigate.'
'The S3100 is very slim and light, and it feels balanced in the hand.'
'Styling wise, the Nikon Coolpix S3000 is very attractive. '
'Picture quality better than expected.'
'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'
'The camera is ready to take photos within two to three seconds after switching on and focus speed is perfectly acceptable.'
'slim, good-looking camera'