In today’s society digital cameras have become one of the most essential equipment in homes and offices. They help individuals to capture treasurable moments in weddings and parties and share the perspective of the world with friends and family members using photographs and videos. Here is a detailed list of the top 10 best digital cameras under 100 dollars available in the market:
10. Canon PowerShot ELPH 115 16MP Digital Camera
Opening our review of the top 10 best digital cameras under 100 dollars in 2014 is Canon’s 115 16MP ELPH PowerShot design. This compact and slender digital camera has a colored 2.7 inch TFT LCD screen that is suitable for focusing and previewing images or videos captured and or stored in the cameras memory card. For exceptional performance, Canon has included its legendary DIGIC 4 image processor in this model. Finally, with the cameras 28 mm wide-angle lens with 16 megapixels of resolution and 8X optimal zoom, you will be able to capture stunning and feature rich photographs and high-definition videos with minimal effort. Other interesting feature of the ELPH 115 digital camera by Canon include its Face Detection Self Timer, high-speed continuous shooting ability, Smart Auto feature, and powerful lithium ion battery that lasts long.
9. Nikon COOLPIX S31 10.1 MP Digital Camera
Number nine on our list, the s31 10.1 MP Nikon Coolpix camera is a favorite of many beginners and professional photographers for several reasons. First, this digital camera is very easy to use. You do not have to read detailed instructions before embarking on your photo or video shooting escapades. If you are novice and want the camera to optimize settings for each shot, simply select Auto Mode. Its point and shoot feature and over-sized buttons that are easy to manipulate heightens the experience further. Like the PowerShot ELPH 115 by Canon, this camera has a high resolution 2.7 inch screen that eases the photo or video capturing process and a built-in microphone that capture crisp clear sound. You can also review captures photos and videos instantly and even share your adventure with friends and family members. Finally, for those who love swimming or taking underwater shots, Nikon COOLPIX S31 10.1 is water resistant.
8. Canon PowerShot ELPH 130 IS 16.0 MP Digital Camera
The 16.0MP PowerShot ELPH 130 IS by Canon is another promising digital camera retailing under 100 dollars. This digital has earned the number 8 spot on our review because of the following reasons: First, this digital camera has a 28mm wide-angle lens with 8X zoom that is suitable for capturing stunning photographs and 720p videos from a distance. If you are a photojournalist and work in a hostile environment, its powerful lens and compact design can also come in handy. Stash it in your pocket and nobody will know that you have a camera. This digital camera also has a powerful DIGIC 4 processor, 2.3-inch CCD sensor, and a massive 3-inch color TFT and LCD monitor.
7. Samsung WB250F 14.2MP Digital Camera
The 14.2MP WB250F camera by Samsung is among the smartest and cost effective cameras in the market. Apart from its high-resolution 3.0-inch touch LCD screen that is good for previewing videos and pictures; this camera has a powerful lens with a wide zoon range (18x optical zoom). As such, you can capture the exact photo you are looking for no matter the range or environment. You can also capture crystal clear videos (1080p HD) and photos in low light situations courtesy of the WB250F’s Backside-Illuminated 14.2 megapixel CMOS sensor (gathers more light) and its Low Light Shot feature. Because this camera records in H.264 format, you can capture longer videos during birthdays or wedding events that those capturing MPEG videos. You can then use the cameras SMART features to upload content to social media platforms, back them up in computers, or save them in your personal cloud storage space.
6. Sony DSC-W710/B 16MP Digital Camera
For those who are tired of capturing blurry images or are having a hard time shooting panoramic photographs or movies with their current digital camera, the16Mp DSC-W710/B digital camera by Sony will not disappoint. When you are using this digital camera, it illuminates everything. Its Cyber-Shot W710 advanced flash for example, will light up your scenery, whether you are capturing up-close shot or videos, or large group sets. Even though its lens has a low optical zoom (5X) compared to Samsung WB250F’s 18X optical zoom, you can easily capture captivating landscapes by depressing the cameras shutter and then sweeping in the direction you are shooting. You can retouch images using the camera built-in effects or transform some of your photos into interesting works of arts.
5. Samsung DV150F 16.2MP Digital Camera
The DV150F 16.2MP Samsung digital camera comes fifth on our top 10 best digital cameras under 100 dollars in 2014 review. A major feature that set this camera model apart from its competition is its double LCD screen display design. Generally, it has a big 2.7 inch front camera that comes in handy when you are capturing photos and videos outdoors or during social event. Through it, you can preview the kind of photography you are about to take and adjust your camera if needed, to get the best. The rear 15-inch LCD screen on the hand helps you take self-portraits. You no longer have to request a stranger to help take your photograph when you are touring an area. Apart from its Dual LCD display, Samsung DV150F camera has a powerful Fast 25mm Wide-Angle Lens with 5X Zoom, 16.2 megapixel CCD sensor, and an array of smart features that allow you to modify your pictures, share, or store them in the cloud, computer, or phone.
4. Canon PowerShot A2500 16MP Digital Camera
The16MP Canon PowerShot A2 is a feature rich digital camera that is among the best in the market. Apart of from its compact and sleek design characteristic of many point and shoot cameras, powerful 28mm Wide-Angle lens with 5x optical zoom, and 2.7-inch LCD display, the following interesting features have earned it the number four spot on our list. First, this digital camera is very easy to use. Point and shoot to capture stunning photographs from a single location. It is also environmentally friendly. When in ECO Mode, this digital camera minimizes battery consumption, prolonging its life as a result. Its DIGIC 4 image processor and 16 megapixel CCD sensor are also powerful and heighten the functionality and productivity of this world famous digital camera.
3. Nikon COOLPIX S3500 20.1 MP Digital Camera
Talking about the best digital cameras under 100 dollars, a few models come close to the 20.1MP Nikon Coolpix S3500 digital camera. This model has the patented wide-angle 7X NIKKOR glass lens that captures stunning photographs and 720p HD videos. If you are a novice photographer or work in an environment where you are prone to shaking (on top of vehicles during safaris, etc.), this cameras lens has an effective Vibration Reduction technology that help to keep shots steady. Paired with this camera’s 20.1 megapixel CCD image sensor, you will be able to capture steady high quality videos and crisp clear photographs with minimal effort.
2. Canon PowerShot A2500 16MP Digital Camera
Second on our top 10 best digital cameras under 100 dollars in 2014 review, the 16MP Canon PowerShot A2500 digital camera is a compact and feature packed accessory suitable for both novice and professional photographers or cinematographers. It has a DIGIC 4 image processor that is fast and effective; a 16 megapixel CCD sensor that automatically illuminates scenes; and a Smart Auto technology optimizes camera settings in 32 predefined shooting situations. The A2500’s 28mm wide-angle lens also has a Digital Image Stabilizer that helps to eliminate blurry photos and shaky videos.
1. Samsung ST150F 16.2MP Digital Camera
The 16.2MP Samsung ST150F digital camera takes the number one spot on our review. Apart from its light weight and compact design, this digital camera has a3.0-inch LCD screen, a 16.1MP CCD Sensor, and a wide angle lens with 5X optimal zoom. SMART feature that have increased its popularity among tourists and professional photographers alike are its remote viewfinder feature, cloud service, PC auto-backup, all share, and the Samsung smart camera app.