Compact camera reviews by Amateur Photographer, featuring compact camera tests and specifications


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With its latest PowerShot G7 X camera, Canon appears to have resolved the main issues of the model’s predecessor. Matt Golowczynski takes a closer look in this Canon PowerShot G7…


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Sony Cyber-shot RX10 III side on

Sony’s Cyber-shot RX10 line has redefined what we can expect from superzoom compacts, but can the latest in the line score the company a hat trick? Matt Golowczynski finds out…


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Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ80 - Front left

The Lumix DMC-TZ80 brings 4K video and touchscreen control of Panasonic's popular TZ travel-zoom range, along with a new sensor and a faster image processor. Audley Jarvis takes a look


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Leica X-U front

Michael Topham reports on his experience of testing the Leica X-U with the Royal National Lifeboat Institution

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The Fujifilm X70 is the latest premium compact to boast an APS-C size sensor in a pocket-size body. What Digital Camera shares their first impressions


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Sony RX1R II - Front

Boasting a wealth of world-class features, the RX1R II looks incredible on paper. Callum McInerney-Riley finds out if it has held its place as king of the compacts


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Canon PowerShot G9 X

Andy Westlake tests Canon's slimline, stylish compact with a 1in sensor - the Canon PowerShot G9 X.


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Andy Westlake tries out an unusual compact camera with a fixed ultra-wideangle lens in his Sigma dp0 Quattro review.


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Richard Sibley tests Sony’s Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 II, with new 20.2-million-pixel stacked sensor, 4K video capture and slow-motion video at up to 1000fps.


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Sony RX100 IV_front34A

Michael Topham tests the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV. Is it the best premium pocket compact camera on the market?


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Canon PowerShot G3 X

In our Canon PowerShot G3 X review, Andy Westlake sees whether Canon's latest compact lives up to the promise of its long lens and large sensor


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Leica Q

Everyone is raving about it, but just what makes the Leica Q so good? Richard Sibley puts the premium compact to the test

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