7 Best Digital Cameras Under Rs. 5000 : Say Cheese For A Perfect Shot

A few years back if someone would have told you that you can buy a digital camera in less than 5K, you would have laughed yourself to death. Thankfully, what seemed to be a dream then has become a reality with the advancement of technology and proportional decrease in price of it.

Today, you can get your hands on pretty sweet and decent imaging gadgets in 4k  to 5 thousand without compromising on specifications and quality.

The cameras we’re going to talk about in this article can capture perfect images and keep your memories alive and crystal clear for years to come. So, you can visit these memories whenever you want and share them with your friends and family with a few clicks on your computer.

 

Here are our top picks for best digital cameras under a budget of 5000:

 

 

#7) Panasonic Lumix DMC-LS5 Point and Shoot

Panasonic Lumix Point and Shoot

Specifications

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  • Camera type: Point and Shoot
  • Effective Pixels: 14.1
  • Optical zoom: 5 x
  • Screen Size: 2.7 inches
  • Sensor type: CCD
  • Sensor Size: ½.33 inches
  • Digital Zoom: 4 x
  • Focal Length: 4.7 – 23.55 mm
  • Pic Bridge: Yes

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  • Lens type: 7 elements in 5 groups (5 Aspherical Lenses, 8 Aspherical Surfaces)
  • Color Filter: Primary color filter (RGB)
  • Image Resolution: 230000 dots
  • Video Resolution: HD 1280 X 720 pixels, 30 fps
  • Image size:  4320 x 3240 pixels
  • Flash: Yes
  • Inbuilt Memory: 10 MB
  • Expandable memory: yes

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Approximate Price: 4,699/-

Coming in at number 7 is Panasonic’s DMC-LS5. This 14.1 mega pixel lens of this Lumix range offers exceptional picture clarity and resolution. So for your next trip to Goa or Leh, this is your perfect companion.

#6) Olympus VR-310 Point and Shoot

Olympus VR-310 Point and Shoot

[ezcol_1half]Camera type: Point and Shoot
Effective Pixels: 14.0
Optical zoom: 10 x
Screen Size: 3 inches
Sensor type: CCD
Sensor Size: ½.33 inches
Digital Zoom: 4 x
Focal Length: 4.2 – 42.0 mm
Pic Bridge: Yes
Lens type: Zoom Lens[/ezcol_1half] [ezcol_1half_end]Color Filter: Primary color filter
Image Resolution: 230400 dots
Video Resolution: HD 1280 X 720 pixels, 30 fps
Image size:  4288 x 3216 pixels
Flash: Yes
Inbuilt Memory: 33 MB
Expandable memory: yes[/ezcol_1half_end]

Approximate Price: 4,999/-

Another 14 megapixel warrior comes in at number 6 and steals the show with brilliant imaging perfection. This camera redefines HD imaging with its superior lenses and phenomenal zoom capabilities. At any point of optical of digital zoom you won’t find the pixels getting dilated or burst.

This can be your perfect companion on trips or those club nights when you’re looking your best.

#5) Samsung ST72 Point and Shoot

Samsung ST72 Point and Shoot
The Samsung ST72 is a brilliantly styled powerful digicam. The camera delivers stunning and brilliant images with the help of its 16.2 megapixel lens and the 5 x zoome delivers perfect close up shots.

Low light images will never be as good as they are with this camera as the combination of 16.2 MP and F2.5 Lens delivers the best quality performance.

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Camera type: Point and Shoot
Effective Pixels: 16.2
Optical zoom: 5 x
Screen Size: 3 inches
Sensor type: CCD
Sensor Size: ½.33 inches
Digital Zoom: 5 x[/ezcol_1half] [ezcol_1half_end]Focal Length: 4.5 – 22.5 mm
Macro Mode: Yes
Color Filter: Primary color filter  (RGB)
Image Resolution: 230000 dots
Video Resolution: HD 1280 X 720 pixels, 30 fps
Image size:  4608 x 3456 pixels
Flash: Yes
Expandable memory: up to 64 GB[/ezcol_1half_end]

Approximate Price: 4,599/-

#4) Fujifilm AX550 Point and Shoot

[ezcol_1half]Camera type: Point and Shoot
Effective Pixels: 16.0
Optical zoom: 7.2 x
Screen Size: 2.7 inches
Sensor type: CCD
Sensor Size: ½.33 inches
Digital Zoom: 5 x
Focal Length: 5.9 – 29.5 mm
Pic Bridge: Yes
Lens type: Fujinon
[/ezcol_1half] [ezcol_1half_end]Color Filter: Primary color filter (RGB)
Image Resolution: 230400 dots
Video Resolution: HD 1920 X 1080 pixels, 1.1 fps
Image size:  4608 x 2592 pixels
Flash: Yes
Image Stabilizer: Yes
Self Timer: Yes
Macro Mode: Yes
Expandable memory: yes[/ezcol_1half_end]

Approximate Price: 4,999/-

The Fujifilm FinePix AX550 Digital Camera is maintain high-quality components including a Fujinon 5x Optical Zoom Lens and a bright, sharp 2.7″ back-mounted LCD monitor for easy shot setup and instant playback of your material.

Besides a quality lens and quality LCD display, the AX550 also features a 16-megapixel CCD image sensor designed to capture large, crystal clear still images. Plus, the camera also features an HD movie function that captures HD 720p video with sound.

#3) Nikon Coolpix L29

[ezcol_1half]Camera type: Point and Shoot
Effective Pixels: 16.1
Optical zoom: 5 x
Screen Size: 2.7 inches
Sensor type: CCD
Sensor Size: ½.33 inches
Digital Zoom: 5 x
Focal Length: 4.6 – 23.0 mm
Lens type: NIKKOR Lens[/ezcol_1half] [ezcol_1half_end]Color Filter: Primary color filter (RGB)
Video Resolution: HD 1280 X 720 pixels, 25 fps
Image size:  4608 x 3456 pixels
Flash: Yes
Face detection: Yes
Inbuilt memory: 4 MB
Expandable memory: yes[/ezcol_1half_end]

Approximate Price: 4,000/-

Capturing high quality perfect images has never been this simple.

If you’re starting your photography journey, this is the best option for you. Shoot your pictures with confidence with this thing of beauty and let its 16.1 MP lens do the rest of the job for you.

Reviewing your shots is also super fun with the 2.7 inch LCD screen of this beautiful digital camera.

#2) Canon PowerShot A2500 – Price: 4,845/-

[ezcol_1half]Camera type: Point and Shoot
Effective Pixels: 16.0
Optical zoom: 5 x
Screen Size: 2.7 inches
Sensor type: CCD
Sensor Size: ½.33 inches
Digital Zoom: 5 x
Focal Length: 5.0 – 25.0 mm
Pic Bridge: Yes
Lens type: Canon Zoom Lens[/ezcol_1half] [ezcol_1half_end]Color Filter: Primary color filter (RGB)
Image Resolution: 230000 dots
Video Resolution: HD 1280 X 720 pixels, 25 fps
Image size:  4608 x 3456 pixels
Flash: Yes
Image Stabilizer: Yes
Self Timer: Yes
Macro Mode: Yes
Face detection: Yes
Expandable memory: yes[/ezcol_1half_end]

This brilliant digital camera uses advanced imaging technology and makes capturing images fun and easy to do. PowerShot A2500’s 16 MP lens and DIGIC 4 image processor captures life like details and natural colors even in low light images. The 5 x digital zoom and 28 mm wide angled lens captures perfect close-ups and landscapes.

This camera is extremely easy to use and can make professional photographer out of a beginner. The AUTO sensors automatically select the best mode according to light and environmental conditions.

#1) Nikon Coolpix L30

Nikon Coolpix L30

[ezcol_1half]Camera type: Point and Shoot
Effective Pixels: 20.1
Optical zoom: 5 x
Screen Size: 3 inches
Sensor type: CCD
Sensor Size: ½.33 inches
Focal Length: 4.6 – 23.0 mm
Digital Zoom: 5 x
Lens type: NIKKOR glass lens[/ezcol_1half] [ezcol_1half_end]Video Resolution: HD 1280 X 720 pixels, 1.1 fps
Image size:  5152 x 3864 pixels
Flash: Yes
Self Timer: Yes
Macro Mode: Yes
Inbuilt Memory: 25 MB
Expandable memory: yes[/ezcol_1half_end]

Approximate Price: 4,999/-

The 20.1 Megapixel warrior by Nikon bags away the 1st position in this list. This is the best camera for the people who are seeking highest resolution images and convenience of a full fledged compact camera.

The camera gives your memories the detail and clarity which your precious moments deserve and this is hands down the best imaging gadget you can get in this price range.

 

Conclusion

So this was our list of top digital cameras which you can get under a budget of 5000 Rupees . So pick up any of these image Hercules and fulfil your photography dreams. The images captured by these state of the art technological miracles will keep your memories fresh for years to come.

So go out and start shooting (we mean images).

If you feel there is any other camera which deserves to be in this list, tell us in comments.

 

[Featured Image Source: Ian Ligget ]