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The feature-rich Sony Cyber-shot HX30V has a great mix of speed and picture quality making it an easy recommendation.
Sony loads up on megazooms for 2012 with the 30x zoom HX200V, 20x zoom HX30V, and double 16x zooms of the HX10V and H90.
Both are top-rated compact megazooms; more than photo quality, the decision will come down to what features you need.
Its lens, sensor, and LCD remain unchanged from its predecessor, but a new processor, Wi-Fi, and GPS keep the flagship megazoom from getting stale.
In addition to speeding up its flagship interchangeable-lens model, Nikon debuts a power-zoom kit lens and a telephoto zoom for its CX mount.
See just what Sony's 20-megapixel 30x zoom compact is capable of.
While many have traded in their point-and-shoots for smartphones, this 30x zoom (big) pocket camera gives you plenty of reasons to still carry one.
CNET examines the photo quality from Sony's top-of-the-line compact megazoom, the 20x Cyber-shot DSC-HX30V.
Though the AS30V remains mostly the same as last year's AS15 Action Cam, a new case, mounts, and accessories make it much more usable.
While still a 30x zoom point-and-shoot at heart, the HX50V has some features that advanced users (or those looking to become advanced) will appreciate.