The CM1 has the same sensor as the Panasonic FZ1000 bridge camera, offers full manual control and shoots raw – impressive!
The sensor, processing engine and traditional control layout are the same as the Panasonic LX100, so is it worth the extra money?
It's the same size as a small SLR, has plenty of features, a versatile lens and produces high quality images.
The S6900 features a 12x optical zoom, built-in Wi-Fi and NFC, and an articulating screen that faces the front for selfie lovers.
Canon's latest bridge camera has the longest optical zoom currently available on the market – it also has a host of other useful features, such as inbuilt Wi-Fi and an electronic viewfinder.
UpdatedThe X30 has the same lens, sensor and processing engine as the X20, but adds an EVF and tilting screen.
Sony's latest 'lens camera' brings a 30x optical zoom. There's no screen, though, so you'll need your smart device to control it.
UpdatedA shutter speed dial and an aperture ring feature on this solidly built compact camera with a Four Thirds sensor. Is this the compact we've been waiting for?
The Canon SX700HS features a 30x optical zoom, a 16.1 million pixel sensor and built-in Wi-Fi. It could just be the perfect camera to take on your holiday.