A great example of a Windows-based smartphone and a killer option for what it costs, although there's still not quite enough going on with Windows Phone to pull people away from Android or iOS.
With easy-to-use controls, a nice tilting LCD, and pleasing photo quality, the affordable 34x zoom Nikon Coolpix L830 is a solid pick.
If "affordable flagship" sounds like an oxymoron to you, you haven't met the Lumia 830.
For a limited time, a Lumia 830 in your shopping cart is the ticket to a free (and ordinarily $100) Fitbit Flex as well.
Lumia's "affordable" premium smartphone will go on sale with longtime supporter AT&T. No word on pricing or specific availability.
The Nokia Lumia 830 has colourful back panels, a metal edge, an image-stabilised PureView camera and a reasonable pricetag.
The Lumia 830 is an "affordable flagship," and the 730 and 735 are geared for the selfie-loving crowd, Microsoft says at IFA. Also coming: the Denim release of Windows Phone later in 2014.
The Acer Iconia A1-830 is a sleek and simple tablet for basic use, but you need only spend $50 more to upgrade to a slate with faster performance and better features.
The Nokia Lumia 830 is a low-cost metal Windows Phone with the company's famed PureView camera. CNET's Andrew Hoyle goes hands-on.
For what's essentially an entry-level point-and-shoot with a long zoom lens, the L830 is capable of taking some very nice photos.