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Reviews for Digital Cameras Between $200 and $300

 
For less than $300 you can get a very good compact or ultra zoom 8 or 9 MP digital camera with more than 3x optical zoom.
Olympus Digital Camera - E-PM1
 
Retrevo's Recommendation
Strong Buy for Bargain Hunters
Specs for this Olympus digital camera: 12.3 Megapixel • 3 x Optical Zoom • 3 in LCD Display • Video Capture • Face Detection
Reviews for this Olympus digital camera (2 expert reviews (rating 86 / 100) ): "Built-in stabilisation works with any lens...1080i60 movie mode..." see more »
Reviews for this Olympus digital camera (2 expert reviews (rating 86 / 100) ): "Built-in stabilisation works with any lens...1080i60 movie mode with PASM...Standard hotshoe with an accessory port...Lacks a touch or tilting screen...Movie stabilisation artifacts...Incorrect...In PASM modes the E-PM1 provides good access to exposure settings which are activated by pressing the up position on the control wheel...The E-PM1 lacks the composite modes of the NEX-C3...You can't see the 3D image on the E-PM1's screen, but the 1920 x 1080 image..." see less »
Canon Digital Camera - SX280 HS
 
Retrevo's Recommendation
Strong Buy for Everyone
Specs for this Canon digital camera: 12.1 Megapixel • 20 x Optical Zoom • 3 in LCD Display • Video Capture • GPS
Reviews for this Canon digital camera (3 expert reviews (rating 83 / 100) ): "Slightly superior image quality to peer group, but not by much......" see more »
Reviews for this Canon digital camera (3 expert reviews (rating 83 / 100) ): "Slightly superior image quality to peer group, but not by much...Broad 20x optical zoom covers every situation in pocket body...1080p video...No touch-screen nor the ability to move the single AF area mode...No remote control over...The SX280 HS is unsurprisingly powered by the same NB-6L battery pack as the SX260 HS and like that model it's charged outside the camera using a separate mains charger...The SX280 HS depletes it battery pretty quickly when filming..." see less »
Nikon Digital Camera - J1
 
Retrevo's Recommendation
Older product, look for current models
Specs for this Nikon digital camera: 10.1 Megapixel • 3 x Optical Zoom • 3 in LCD Display • Video Capture • Face Detection
Reviews for this Nikon digital camera (3 expert reviews (rating 69 / 100) ): "Good image quality (comparable to 12MP Micro Four Thirds sensor ..." see more »
Reviews for this Nikon digital camera (3 expert reviews (rating 69 / 100) ): "Good image quality (comparable to 12MP Micro Four Thirds sensor output) Very good, print-ready JPEGs - nice color reproduction, and a good balance...Conservative Auto ISO behavior can result in dangerously slow shutter speeds indoors (especially frustrating...Review based on production Nikon 1 J1 and V1 samples running firmware version 1.10...The system is spearheaded by two cameras - the Nikon 1 J1 and 1 V1...The J1 is the entry-level model, and..." see less »
Olympus Digital Camera - XZ-2
 
Retrevo's Recommendation
Average Buy for Everyone
Specs for this Olympus digital camera: 12.0 Megapixel • 4 x Optical Zoom • 3 in LCD Display • Video Capture • Face Detection
Reviews for this Olympus digital camera: "New 12-megapixel 1/1.7-inch BSI CMOS sensor delivers improved resolution and better low-light capabil..." see more »
Reviews for this Olympus digital camera: "New 12-megapixel 1/1.7-inch BSI CMOS sensor delivers improved resolution and better low-light capabilities than its predecessor Fast, bright...Image quality deteriorates at higher ISOs, with loss of detail at ISO 800 and up, and significant noise...The XZ-2's lens cap mounts across the whole lens system -- which means that when the camera is turned on and the lens extends, the lens cap simply pops off -- and there's no cord to catch it...The top..." see less »
Olympus Digital Camera - TG-830
 
Retrevo's Recommendation
Average Buy for Everyone
Specs for this Olympus digital camera: 16.0 Megapixel • 5 x Optical Zoom • 3 in LCD Display • Video Capture • Face Detection • GPS
Reviews for this Olympus digital camera (2 user reviews): "The TG-830 doesn't have nearly as many pixels in its 3 inch display, only 460k....." see more »
Reviews for this Olympus digital camera (2 user reviews): "The TG-830 doesn't have nearly as many pixels in its 3 inch display, only 460k...The TG-830 scores an impressive 2,051 lines per picture height, better than the 1,800 lines required for a sharp photo..." see less »
Nikon Digital Camera - P330
 
Retrevo's Recommendation
Average Buy for Everyone
Specs for this Nikon digital camera: 12.2 Megapixel • 5 x Optical Zoom • 3 in LCD Display • Video Capture • GPS • Wireless Connectivity
Reviews for this Nikon digital camera: "The P330's lens is physically smaller...The control layout is sure to please serious shutterbugs......" see more »
Reviews for this Nikon digital camera: "The P330's lens is physically smaller...The control layout is sure to please serious shutterbugs...These are text menus, and either the firmware engineers at Nikon have deliberately slowed down the operation of the menu, or the P330's processor is severely underpowered...a good, quick press powers down the camera..." see less »
Canon Digital Camera - D20
 
Retrevo's Recommendation
You can find better products
Specs for this Canon digital camera: 12.1 Megapixel • 5 x Optical Zoom • 3 in LCD Display • Video Capture • GPS
Reviews for this Canon digital camera (4 expert reviews (rating 77 / 100) ): "Curvy and comfortable to hold 28-140mm zoom le..." see more »
Reviews for this Canon digital camera (4 expert reviews (rating 77 / 100) ): "Curvy and comfortable to hold 28-140mm zoom lens, the Canon D20 has a solid zoom range Large 3-inch LCD display perfect...A little awkward to operate one-handed Bigger than most other waterproof cameras in...Canon took its time redesigning its waterproof camera, so we had high hopes for the Canon D20, a waterproof, shock-proof, and freeze-proof digital camera with a 5x optical zoom lens and Canon's own..." see less »
Pentax Digital Camera - Optio WG-2
 
Retrevo's Recommendation
You can find better products
Specs for this Pentax digital camera: 16.0 Megapixel • 5 x Optical Zoom • 3 in LCD Display • Video Capture
Reviews for this Pentax digital camera: "Aggressive, attractive sculpted body design that's light, well-balanced and easy to grip, even und..." see more »
Reviews for this Pentax digital camera: "Aggressive, attractive sculpted body design that's light, well-balanced and easy to grip, even underwater 5x optical zoom lens provides 28-140mm...GPS version costs $50 more Menu button is too close to the Delete button No dedicated...Pentax threw away the traditional point-and-shoot look with the Pentax WG-2 and created a striking-looking, from-the-ground-up camera that screams adventure...The side and bottom doors on the Pentax..." see less »