Waterproof digital camera can be a wonderful Christmas present! But there are many different models available on the market, with different characteristics, different prices and so on. If you cannot decide which one to choose for the Christmas present you are on the right place. Today I will list some best waterproof digital cameras (with links to in-depth reviews we made this year) for simplifying your decision.
I will list top waterproof cameras available on the moment of writing, sorting based on price (from cheapest to more expensive):
Kodak EasyShare C123 (~ $69)
Kodak EasyShare C123 is definitely the best decision for present if you are looking for good waterproof digital camera under $100. It has amazing 12 MP CCD sensor, it is waterproof to the depths of 10ft and has some very handy features. It is the most popular waterproof digital camera in the low-price range of the year 2011 and maybe it will remain in 2012 as well.
Kodak EasyShare C123 features:
- 2.6 inch LCD screen
- 12 MegaPixels sensor
- EasyShare technology for sharing images and videos on YouTube, Facebook etc.
- Waterproof up to 10 feet
Get Kodak EasyShare C123 on Amazon.
Fujifilm FinePix XP30 (~ $160)
FinePix XP30 preforms the best among mid-priced waterproof digital cameras. It is the successor of very popular FinePix XP10. Here are some characteristics of this camera:
- 14 MegaPixels CCD sensor
- Waterproof, shockproof, freezeproof and dustproof
- 720p HD video
- SD/SDHC memory card
Get Fujifilm FinePix XP30 on Amazon.
Olympus Stylus Tough 8010 (~ $239)
With Olympus Tough 8010 we enter the range of better and more serious waterproof digital cameras. This camera is waterproof to the depths of 33 ft and captures the underwater scenery with 14 MP sensor. Some other features of this camera are:
- 720p HD video
- 2.7 inch HyperCrystal TM III LCD screen
- sensor shift and dual image stabilization – forget the blurred photos
- 2 GB of internal memory
Get Stylus Tough 8010 on Amazon.
Canon PowerShot D10 (~ $250)
Canon released this camera back in 2009 but it is still one of the best waterproof digital cameras on the market. As a proof, Canon PowerShot D10 was one of the most wanted camera of summer months this year, all the time in Top of the month. It comes with the following characteristics:
- 12 MP sensor
- waterproof to the depths of 33 ft
- DIGIC 4 image processor
- 3x optical zoom with image stabilizer
- Smart AUTO
Get Canon PowerShot D10 on Amazon.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS3 (~ $269)
The favorite waterproof digital camera of the year 2011! There is not much to say about, read out in-depth review.
- Leica 28 mm wide-angle DC lens
- 12 MegaPixels
- Sonic Speed AF
- 3D photo mode
- waterproof up to 40ft, shockproof, freezeproof