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Compact point & shoot systems are not far behind. In fact, they are still being sold in sizeable numbers albeit less than what they used to be a few years ago (and for that we can blame smartphone cameras). The allure of point & shoot system cameras is definitely due to their compact size.

The disadvantage with these systems, on the other hand, is the small sensor size which renders them pretty much unsuitable for low light photography. Also, they are fixed lens systems, which means you are pretty much limited to the capabilities of the lens that the camera comes with.

Then there is a whole list of compact point & shoot systems which are extremely rugged and designed to be used in almost any condition. These cameras are worth a look if you are interested in all-weather photography and especially, underwater photography. These are designed specifically for the purpose of shooting still, unlike the action cams which are designed mainly for video.

Best Compact Camera under $500 (Olympus Tough)

Best Point & Shoot Cameras under $500 in 2018

We compared the best point and shoot cameras under $500. Review and compare the best ✔ Olympus, ✔ Canon, ✔ Sony, ✔ Nikon, and ✔ Panasonic P&S Cameras. Our picks are all top rated compact cams in 2018 retailing below $500 (on Amazon.com). Find yours now!
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Best Compact Cameras Under $200 (Top 8 Models)

Choose amongst the best point and shoot cameras under $200. We have reviewed the best compact cameras for you (Canon, Nikon, Sony Fuji, GoPro, Kodak). These are all great cameras for less than $200 and relevant for 2017 and 2018. Find the best now.
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The Best Point and Shoot Camera under $100

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PowerShot Sx730 HS

Canon PowerShot Sx730 HS Released

The New PowerShot SX730 HS captures subjects near, far and in-between with the powerful 40x Optical Zoom. The new 180° tilt-type screen can face all the way forward to put you in the center of the perfect selfie. Share your photos and videos right away with versatile built-in Bluetooth, as well as built-in Wi-Fi and NFC technology.

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