8 of 10Image
Olympus Stylus 600
The Stylus 600, priced at about $238, features an "all-weather" body (in red, blue or silver) resists rain, snow or dust, and, in dim light, the screen shows the scene with vivid clarity and brightness. The screen is 2.5 inches, resolution 6 megapixels.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ2
The Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ2 features a 6x zoom, image stabilizer and 5-megapixel resolution, all for about $204.
Pentax Optio S6
The Pentax Optio S6--billed as small enough to fit in an Altoids tin--includes a 2.5-inch screen and 6 megapixels of resolution. It costs about $282.