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Old Nov 29, 2002, 2:19 AM   #1
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Default Wanted: Referral for best SIMPLE camera < $400

I want to get my dad a camera for Christmas. He's not very technically inclined, so we want a camera that is EASY to use (point and shoot), minimal feature set, is very rugged and durable, and obviously takes great pictures, for under $400.

Most of today's cameras are overloaded with features. I want to stress that want something SIMPLE and intuitive, for a non-techy person. Navigating through 3-4 levels of menus to change resolutions or other features wont cut it.

The DSC-P50 and DSC-P71 seem to have good reviews here. What do you think about these ?

I would appreciate your inputs.


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Old Dec 2, 2002, 6:52 AM   #2
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The DSC85 has a nice rebate that puts it under $400.00. Nice camera too.

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