Don't-Miss Camera Stories
The Cobra CDR 840 dash cam is compact to a fault (you can barely see the display), but still, it takes impressively good video.
Dash cams can record what's ahead (and occasionally, what's behind), and mark it with GPS (or what's the point?). This is exactly what you need on the mean streets of modern life.
The Cobra CDR 900 offers advanced features including a smartphone app and Wi-Fi connectivity, so the lack of GPS is baffling.
The KDLinks X1 has the widest field of view of any dash cam we tested, but it falls short in a few key areas.
The ThinkWare X500’s advanced features—especially the ability to record front and rear—set it apart from the crowd. But the interface is counterintuitive and an alternative suction mounting system should be provided.
Garmin's Nuvicam LMTHD is the cream of our crop of dashcams, with a huge touchscreen display and high-quality video. A unit this nice needs to be easier to conceal, though, and its
Garmin's Dash Cam 20 is the simplest and easiest-to-use GPS dash cam in our roundup, but it's pricey for the features.
We took the Samsung Galaxy S6 around San Francisco to see what kind of photos it takes. It almost beat out Apple's iPhone 6 Plus.
If you’re looking for basic protection for your small apartment or home, this wireless camera has only minor flaws.
The RE Camera is great for taking “life” shots like selfies and landscape photos of the open road, but that about sums it up.
The phone in your pocket is OK for quick snapshots. But for challenging subjects or lighting, you need an actual camera. These five entry-level DSLRs make the upgrade easy.
With its ease of use and powerful features, the T5i is a great step from a point-and-shoot or smartphone.
The Canon EOS T5 is relatively inexpensive and takes care of the basics, but it doesn't offer all the bells and whistles you might want.
The D3300 is the rare DSLR that will please both beginner digital shutterbugs as well as those with more experience.
If you aren't wedded to Canon or Nikon, the budget-priced Sony Alpha a58 offers a ton of features and good image quality.