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Old Dec 9, 2006, 6:03 PM   #1
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I'm looking for a pocket cam under 200.00 and other that picture quality being very important I want something with a fast flash recycle time. I was leaning towards the Canon A540 or A530 but have read that the flash recycle time is slooow. Any thoughts would be appreciated.
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Old Dec 9, 2006, 6:41 PM   #2
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The two cams you mentioned are indeed sluggish when it comes to flash recycling time (around 9 seconds). Unfortunately, pocket cam...quality pictures...fast flash recycle time and under $200 can make things a little tough.

The Sony N2 flash recycle time is around 4 seconds, but it's considerably outside of your price range. The Fuji F30 times out around 4.4 seconds, and with the current $50 rebate, should just about put you into a camera at right about your budget. Take a look.

Good luck with your search.

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