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Internet Security Threat Report 2014

Group Test All the cameras included in this group test performed reasonably well, though they have their inevitable quirks.

Here's are the cameras in the test:

Prices range from £210 for the Fujifilm to £599 for the Canon, but with a little searching you can find all of these cameras for a lot less than the 'official' price.

On this and the following pages you can view the results of comparative tests.

Startup and Shooting Results

Premium Compact Cameras

Time in Seconds (s)

Burst Mode Results

Premium Compact Cameras

Frames per Second
Longer bars are better

ISO 100

Premium Compact Cameras

Canon G11

Premium Compact Cameras

Fujifilm F200EXR

Premium Compact Cameras

Nikon S8000

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Panasonic LX3

Premium Compact Cameras

Ricoh CX3

Premium Compact Cameras

Samsung WB1000

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