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Panasonic Lumix GH3 adds video enhancements and Wi-Fi

The highest-end Micro Four Thirds camera in Panasonic's stable has fast focus speeds, built-in Wi-Fi, and advanced video capabilities.

Olympus Stylus XZ-2 boasts unique features for the premium compact class

Olympus has updated its flagship premium point-and-shoot with the Stylus XZ-2, an F1.8-aperture compact camera with a touchscreen, fast autofocus speeds, and an adjustable control scheme.

Two new Olympus PEN cameras put OM-D sensors in pocketable bodies

The PEN E-PL5 and E-PM2 are the Olympus's latest mirrorless interchangeable-lens cameras, and each one has the same sensor and image processor found in the OM-D E-M5.

Nikon D600 makes full-frame DSLRs a bit more affordable

In a big week for big cameras, Nikon has unveiled the most moderately priced full-frame DSLR yet with the $2100 D600.

Roundup: Sony unleashes a full-frame frenzy at Photokina

The astonishingly compact Cyber-shot RX1 offers a full-frame sensor, as does the new Alpha A99 translucent-mirror model and the NEX-VG900 interchangeable-lens camcorder.

Sony Cyber-shot RX1: A compact camera with a full-frame sensor

Will engineering feats never cease? Sony's latest compact camera features a full-frame sensor for a wallet-busting price.

Sony Alpha NEX-6 offers DSLR-like controls, Wi-Fi, and apps

The newest camera in the mirrorless NEX family is a Wi-Fi-enabled compact camera that runs downloadable apps, and it's built to be a viable alternative to an entry-level DSLR.

Sony brings a full-frame sensor to its SLT line with the Alpha A99

The translucent-mirror Sony Alpha SLT-A99 is the company's new flagship DSLR, with a full-frame CMOS sensor and specs that should impress photographers and videographers alike.

Samsung's Galaxy Camera: Android 4.1, 4G and four CPU cores


The lines between cameras and phones blur even more with Samsung's Galaxy Camera.

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TechHive: Hold the Phone: Nikon's New Camera Runs Android 2.3


Nikon's Coolpix S800C will be the first major-release camera to run the Android operating system.

Canon Extends Its Long-Zoom Lineup With Two New PowerShots

The PowerShot SX500 IS and PowerShot SX160 IS are bulkier than most long-zoom cameras you'll find these days, but if you want a CCD sensor, a handgrip, and manual controls, they fit the bill.

Nikon Coolpix P310 Review: Premium Compact Camera at a Bargain Price

With an F1.8 lens, manual exposure controls, and a much lower price than its premium point-and-shoot rivals, the pocketable Coolpix P310 offers excellent bang for the buck.

Samsung WB850F: Feature-Filled 21X Pocket Zoom Has Connections

Moreso than any Wi-Fi camera we've tested, the 21X-optical-zoom WB850F is an excellent option outside of its wireless-sharing features.

Nikon Announces Its Second-Generation Mirrorless Camera

The Nikon 1 J2 is a slightly different version of its predecessor, with new creative photo modes, revamped lens technology, and a lower price.