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Looking for a compact digital camera

by liva608 / July 14, 2005 4:20 PM PDT

I'm looking to buy a new compact digital camera, but I can't seem to find many with the specs that I need:
~uses AA batteries
~uses SD/Multimedia Card
~less than 1.5" deep
~4-5MP resolution

So far, I've only found the Pentax Optio S50 that meets my criteria, does anybody know of another camera so that I have some choice before making my purchase?

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Compact Digital Camera
by snapshot2 Forum moderator / July 15, 2005 1:01 AM PDT

I thought there would have been many, but I only found four:

Nikon 5600
Kodak C330, C340, C360


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by liva608 / July 16, 2005 6:00 AM PDT
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Thanx a bunch, you've been a great help ^_^

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I've Made a decision
by liva608 / July 17, 2005 6:11 AM PDT
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Thank you snapshot2 for your help. I've looked at the Kodak website's specifications for its cameras, and the Nikon website.... but I have decided to get the Pentax Optio S50.
Pentax still offered the most compact model out of the AA battery-powered digital cameras that I've seen and still has awesome features like burst mode, night scene modes, sports mode, and an awesome macro range of 6-50cm (better than my current camera).

But before I go overboard on everything that I THINK will be great about this camera... what has anybody found bad about the Pentax Optio S50?

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