1. Canon PowerShot SX130 IS

    Price as reviewed £139.99
    12 Jun 2014
    Our rating:
    9/10

    This 12x optical zoom compact is family friendly in terms of shape, operation and, most importantly, price.

  2. Samsung WB600

    Price as reviewed £109.00
    8 Nov 2011
    Our rating:
    8/10

    With a 15x optical zoom packed into its relatively compact body, this is a great low cost 'travel zoom'.

  3. Samsung WP10

    Price as reviewed £125.90
    15 Jun 2014
    Our rating:
    7/10

    Samsung dives into the underwater camera market.

  4. Samsung PL150

    Price as reviewed £149.00
    16 Jun 2014
    Our rating:
    7/10

    This low-cost compact has two screens for the price of one.

  5. Pentax Optio I-10

    Price as reviewed £79.99
    26 Jun 2014
    Our rating:
    6/10

    With its retro styling the Optio I-10 is certainly distinctive, but is it any good?

  6. Canon PowerShot A3100 IS

    Price as reviewed £97.99
    4 Jul 2014
    Our rating:
    6/10

    Who'll be first to complain about the lack of a viewfinder?

  7. Samsung PL80

    Price as reviewed £77.73
    7 Jul 2014
    Our rating:
    7/10

    With 5x zoom and optical image stabilisation, is the PL80 good value for money?

  8. Panasonic Lumix DMC-FS10 front angle

    Panasonic Lumix DMC-FS10

    Price as reviewed £99.98
    6 Feb 2011
    Our rating:
    8/10

    With 5x wide angle zoom and optical I.S. The FS10 is great value

  9. Nikon Coolpix S570

    Price as reviewed £135.00
    6 Feb 2011
    Our rating:
    8/10

    Nikon proves that sometimes cheap can still be cheerful

  10. Olympus FE-4000

    Price as reviewed £115.00
    6 Feb 2011
    Our rating:
    3/10

    This 12MP, 4x zoom ultra-compact may be cheap, but it's no bargain.

  11. Samsung PL55

    Price as reviewed £105.00
    6 Feb 2011
    Our rating:
    7/10

    12 megapixels and 5x zoom for under £110.

  12. Casio Exilim EX-Z25

    Price as reviewed £110.00
    6 Feb 2011
    Our rating:
    8/10

    Is Casio's latest 3x zoom ultra-compact a megapixel too far?

  13. Olympus FE-5020

    Price as reviewed £87.99
    6 Feb 2011
    Our rating:
    7/10

    A budget compact with a super-wide zoom lens

  14. Pentax Optio P80

    Price as reviewed £145.00
    5 Feb 2011
    Our rating:
    8/10

    Now even budget-priced compacts can have HD video

  15. Fujifilm FinePix Z30

    Price as reviewed £130.00
    5 Feb 2011
    Our rating:
    7/10

    The ideal gift for the fashion-victim in your life.