Nikon P8000 vs Canon G1X

Started Mar 5, 2014 | Discussions thread
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panamforeman
panamforeman Senior Member • Posts: 1,010
Re: After reading Canon talk, bonkers

CAcreeks wrote:

panamforeman wrote:

On the plus side, the Powershot forum has more activity than this one.

That's because there are at least 50+ extant models of Powershots. And Dpreview refuses to separate them into at least two, more relevant, categories.

Also, Canon has been making popular compact cameras for a long time. After some early success (search "coolpix swivel") Nikon concentrated mostly on DSLR and did not have a really competitive model until the P6000 (arguably).

Are you suggesting high end and low end Powershot forums?

Absolutely!!!

Probably too late, compact cameras are in decline.

Anyway, I'll continue to monitor this forum for news of the P8000.

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