Best Digital Cameras Under $250

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Monday, October 17, 2016 - 14:03

If you want to buy a digital camera but your budget is limited. You are at right place. We have compiled a list of best digital cameras under 250 dollars. Under $250 you can get a very decent camera with following features:
1.) 3 inch Screen
2.) 12-18 MP CCD or MOS Sensors
3.) Upto 30x Optical Zoom
4.) Wi-Fi , GPS
5.) Full HD 1080p Video and many other advanced features.

Check the best digital cameras under 250 dollars at Amazon

We have compiled this list on the basis of price, expert review rating sites like cnet , amazon product ratings.

What is the best digital camera under 250 dollars? Find out here...

Note : We show pricing from Amazon.com and it can fluctuate time to time. Some cameras can be slightly over 250 dollars.

# Rank 1: 

Nikon Coolpix L340 20.2 MP Digital C.....


Manufacturer part number(MPN): 18208943104
List Price:$199.99     Lowest Price - $235.00 Compare Prices >>

Ratings from expert review sites:

  Excellent

Product Features:

Camera Type:Compact digital camera
Effective Pixels:20.2 megapixels
Sensor:1/2.3-in.type, CCD, Total pixels: approx.20.48million
ISO range:ISO 80, 1600
Flash Type:TTL auto flash with monitor preflashes
Screen:3 inches
Connectivity:Hi-Speed USB, Supports Direct Print (PictBridge) Also used as audio/video output connector (NTSC or PAL can be selected for video output.)
Battery Life (CIPA):370
Weight (inc. batteries):430g
Dimensions:4.4, x3.1, x3.3 inch



# Rank 2: 

Nikon Coolpix S7000 16 MP Digital Ca.....


Manufacturer part number(MPN): 26483
List Price:$226.95     Lowest Price - $226.95 Compare Prices >>

Ratings from expert review sites:

  Excellent

Product Features:

Camera Type:Ultracompact
Effective Pixels:16 megapixels
Sensor:1/2.3 inch (6.17 x 4.55 mm) CMOS
ISO range:Auto, 100-6400
Flash Type:Built-in flash; Flash range- 5.70 m (at Auto ISO)
Screen:3 inch TFT LCD
Connectivity:USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec); HDMI (micro-HDMI); Wireless notes with NFC; Remote control (via smartphone)
Battery Life (CIPA):180
Weight (inc. batteries):165 g
Dimensions:3.9 x 2.36 x 1.06 inch



# Rank 3: 

Canon PowerShot SX610 HS - Wi-Fi Ena.....


Manufacturer part number(MPN): 0111C001
List Price:$249.00     Lowest Price - $229.00 Compare Prices >>

Ratings from expert review sites:

  Excellent

Product Features:

Camera Type:Compact
Effective Pixels:20 megapixels
Sensor:1/2.3 inch (6.17 x 4.55 mm) BSI-CMOS
ISO range:Auto, 80-3200
Flash Type:Auto, on, slow synchro, off
Screen:3 inch PureColor II G TFT LCD
Connectivity:USB, HDMI, Wireless and Remote control
Battery Life (CIPA):270
Weight (inc. batteries):191 g
Dimensions:4.13 x 2.4 x 1.06 inch



# Rank 4: 

Canon Powershot SX410 IS 20 MP Digit.....


Manufacturer part number(MPN): 0107C001/kit3
Compare Prices >>

Ratings from expert review sites:

  Excellent

Product Features:

Camera Type:Compact
Effective Pixels:20 megapixels
Sensor:1/2.3 inch (6.17 x 4.55 mm) CCD
ISO range:Auto, 100-1600
Flash Type:Auto, flash on, slow synchro, flash off
Screen:3 inch TFT LCD
Connectivity:USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) Connectivity
Battery Life (CIPA):185
Weight (inc. batteries):325 g
Dimensions:4.09 x 2.72 x 3.35 inch



# Rank 5: 

Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FZ70 16.1 MP Dig.....


Manufacturer part number(MPN): DMC-FZ70K
List Price:$299.99     Lowest Price - $621.89 Compare Prices >>

Ratings from expert review sites:

  Excellent

Product Features:

Body type(Camera Type):SLR-like (bridge)
Max Resolution:4608 x 3456
Effective Pixels:16 megapixels
Sensor Size:1/2.3" (6.17 x 4.55 mm)
Sensor Type:CMOS
Optical Zoom:60X
ISO:Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, (6400 with boost)
Flash Type:Built-in flash, External flash
Screen:3 inches, 460,000 dots
Min Shutter Speed:8 sec
Max Shutter Speed:1/2000 sec
Continuous Drive:9 fps
Connectivity:USB 2.0, HDMI
Battery Life (CIPA):400
Weight (inc. batteries):606 g
Dimensions:130 x 97 x 118 mm

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