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Top Ten Features to Look For In a Digital Camera

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Top Ten Features Checklist

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1. Megapixels: Will the camera's resolution meet your printing needs?

 

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2. Camera Lens: Does the camera have an optical zoom or fixed-focus lens. Plastic or glass?

 

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3. Image Quality / Color: How does the image quality compare to similarly priced cameras?

 

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4. Size / Feel Factor: Will it be comfortable to carry?

 

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5. Beyond Auto Mode: Do the camera's features give you room to grow?

 

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6. Storage Media: Does the camera use SmartMedia, CompactFlash, Mini-Disc, or Memory Sticks?

 

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7. Power Source: Does it use rechargeable batteries, custom battery packs, or an AC power adapter?

 

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8. Computer Connection: Is the image transfer cable compatible with your computer?

 

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9. Customer Service: Check the manufacturer's / retailer's warranty and return policy.

 

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10. Bargain Hunting: Is there an older model of the camera available on clearance?

 

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