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12/17/2008 11:04:08 AM · #1
Happy Holidays!

I have a gift card I need to use before the end of the year at Dell.com and was hoping to buy a really good point and shoot. The card is $200 and so I'll probably have a price range up to $350. $400 is pushing but can be convinced if it's REALLY good.

Would like to have the following (most important feature listed first):
1. Good quality pics
2. Pocket size to carry around on a (near-)daily basis
3. Control (e.g., manual, ap prioriity, etc.)

Thanks everyone and hope the holidays and new year bring you health, wealth, and joy!
12/17/2008 11:18:02 AM · #2
The powershot A2000 looks pretty good.
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I was looking for the A720, but did not see it. It may not be a current model any longer.
The SD series are a little smaller and I know many people here have them
12/17/2008 11:23:05 AM · #3
The Canon SD880 IS got good reviews as well.

Here's a recent NY Times article rating new cameras under $300

12/17/2008 12:51:30 PM · #4
Thanks for the input. Will definitely check those out!
12/17/2008 01:51:25 PM · #5

Budget P&S : //www.dpreview.com/reviews/Q408budgetgroup/

Ultra slim P&S : //www.dpreview.com/reviews/Q408slimgroup/

Premium P&S : //www.dpreview.com/reviews/Q408premiumgroup/
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