Category Archives: 16 megapixel

Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX9V review – Top of the line 16MP compact camera promising DSLR-like performance

Update 01/2013: The DSC-HX9V has been discontinued and is no longer available. It’s been replaced by a much powerful model – HX30V – with 20x optical zoom, 18 megapixels, 3D, GPS and WiFi features for a $318.00. Remember, the old model with less performance was nearly $400.   Highlights  (the discontinued model HX9V): 16.2 megapixel Full …

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This months 16 MP Camera – Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FH25

Overview: The Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FH25 is perfect for sophisticated users who want feature-rich, but easy-to-use camera in a small and pleasant package. The FH25 is a follow-up model for the FH20 and carries similar, but with upgraded and numerous new features, including 16 megapixel CCD sensor, a Leica lens with 8x optical zoom, redesigned image …

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Introduction to compact cameras

Compact cameras are developed to be slim, small and portable, and are convenient to take quick snapshots. These cameras are often called point-and-shoot cameras. The slimmest cameras are less than 20 millimeters thin, these are named ultra-slim or ultra-compact cameras. Most of the models have integrated with a retractable lens allowing a compact camera to