Pro digicams (or compact prosumer cameras) are the kind of camera a serious photographer looks for when they don't want a bulky DSLR. If you're not interested in carrying around a big DSLR bag but still want maximum photographic control and good image quality in a pocketable form - the pro digicam is appealing. Sporting features like raw capture and manual control as well as better thought out physical controls to enhance the utility of the various manual modes. These cameras tend to have wider apertures, larger sensors and higher quality but smaller range zoom lenses. This segment offers cameras designed to serve the movement by enthusiasts to serious compact cameras, these cameras attempt to promote more photographic creativity in small packages by emphasizing the manual options of the camera.

Snapsort's definition of a pro digicam is any fixed-lens camera that has any two of the following three features:

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Recent Pro digicams by manufacturer

Here is an overview of the manufacturers of pro digicams, the most popular shown first.

Canon

Snapsort has found 5 recent pro digicams from Canon.

Canon PowerShot G7 X
Canon PowerShot G7 X
from $559
Sensor size Large sensor Help
Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm
Supports RAW Shoots RAW Help
Better editing
Aperture Wide aperture Help
f/1.8

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Canon PowerShot S120
Canon PowerShot S120
from $349
Supports RAW Shoots RAW Help
Better editing
Aperture Wide aperture Help
f/1.8
High-speed framerate High speed movies Help
240 fps

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Canon PowerShot G16
Canon PowerShot G16
from $399
Supports RAW Shoots RAW Help
Better editing
Aperture Wide aperture Help
f/1.8
Screen resolution High resolution screen Help
922k dots

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Canon PowerShot N100
Canon PowerShot N100
from $349
Aperture Wide aperture Help
f/1.8
Touch screen Touch screen Help
Less buttons
External mic jack External mic jack Help
Record higher quality audio with a microphone

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Sony

Snapsort has found 4 recent pro digicams from Sony.

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III
from $778
Sensor size Large sensor Help
Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm
Supports RAW Shoots RAW Help
Better editing
Aperture Wide aperture Help
f/1.8

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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10
from $898
Sensor size Large sensor Help
Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm
Supports RAW Shoots RAW Help
Better editing
True resolution High true resolution Help
20 MP

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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV
from $948
Sensor size Large sensor Help
Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm
Aperture Wide aperture Help
f/1.8
Screen resolution High resolution screen Help
1,228k dots

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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-QX100
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-QX100
from $498
Sensor size Large sensor Help
Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm
Aperture Wide aperture Help
f/1.8
True resolution High true resolution Help
20 MP

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Olympus

Snapsort has found 3 recent pro digicams from Olympus.

Olympus Stylus 1
Olympus Stylus Stylus 1
from $385
Supports RAW Shoots RAW Help
Better editing
Touch screen Touch screen Help
Less buttons
Screen resolution High resolution screen Help
1,040k dots

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Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3
from $372
Aperture Wide aperture Help
f/2
High-speed framerate High speed movies Help
240 fps
Weather sealed Weather sealed Help
Shoot in extreme weather

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Olympus Tough TG-4
Olympus Tough TG-4
from $329
Aperture Wide aperture Help
f/2
Weather sealed Weather sealed Help
Shoot in extreme weather
Battery life Great battery life Help
380 shots

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Fujifilm

Snapsort has found 3 recent pro digicams from Fujifilm.

Fujifilm X30
Fujifilm X30
from $440
Aperture Wide aperture Help
f/2
Autofocus Phase detection autofocus Help
fast and accurate
Sensor size Large sensor Help
2/3" 8.8x6.6mm

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Fujifilm XQ1
Fujifilm XQ1
from $283
Supports RAW Shoots RAW Help
Better editing
Aperture Wide aperture Help
f/1.8
Sensor size Large sensor Help
2/3" 8.8x6.6mm

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Fujifilm XQ2
Fujifilm XQ2
from $399
Aperture Wide aperture Help
f/1.8
Autofocus Phase detection autofocus Help
fast and accurate
Sensor size Large sensor Help
2/3" 8.8x6.6mm

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Nikon

Snapsort has found 2 recent pro digicams from Nikon.

Nikon Coolpix P7800
Nikon Coolpix P7800
from $500
Supports RAW Shoots RAW Help
Better editing
Aperture Wide aperture Help
f/2
External mic jack External mic jack Help
Record higher quality audio with a microphone

Learn more about the Nikon Coolpix P7800

Nikon Coolpix P340
Nikon Coolpix P340
from $336
Supports RAW Shoots RAW Help
Better editing
Aperture Wide aperture Help
f/1.8
High-speed framerate High speed movies Help
240 fps

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Leica

Snapsort has found 1 recent pro digicam from Leica.

Leica C Typ112
Leica C Typ112
from $699
Supports RAW Shoots RAW Help
Better editing
Aperture Wide aperture Help
f/2
Screen resolution High resolution screen Help
920k dots

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Ricoh

Snapsort has found 1 recent pro digicam from Ricoh.

Ricoh WG-5 GPS
Ricoh WG-5 GPS
from $249
Aperture Wide aperture Help
f/2
Weather sealed Weather sealed Help
Shoot in extreme weather
Sensor type CMOS Sensor Help
Better in low light

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Casio

Snapsort has found 2 recent pro digicams from Casio.

Casio Exilim EX-10
Casio Exilim EX-10
from $434
High-speed framerate High speed movies Help
1,000 fps
Supports RAW Shoots RAW Help
Better editing
Aperture Wide aperture Help
f/1.8

Learn more about the Casio Exilim EX-10

Casio Exilim EX-100
Casio Exilim EX-100
from $512
High-speed framerate High speed movies Help
1,000 fps
Supports RAW Shoots RAW Help
Better editing
Continuous shooting Rapid fire Help
30 fps

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