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A good camera under $200 right now?!?

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Dear overclockers,
My DSC T-10 got water damaged a year back and it somehow managed to keep on going (after some extensive cleaning) until recently. I took it apart and fixed the flash issue but then now the lens turned blurry. I took it apart again and now it doesn't turn on. As I'm waiting on parts to arrive, I want to get a temporary/backup camera for my family to use. I suppose this is a good time to try to find some deals at the store but I am a little clueless about cameras. Please give me some suggestions on good cameras under $200 right now.

It has to be from a store: Bestbuy, Walmart, Target, Sears, Staples, or Radioshark. I kinda need one fast =/
Happy all and thank you!
Van
Edited by van13330gg - 11/24/11 at 11:18pm
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I am looking at these:

-Cyber-Shot WX9 for $150
-Cyber-Shot DSC-W570 for $100
-Cannon SX150 $150
-Cannon powershot A3300 $90
-Nikon Coolpix S8100 with CMOS $150
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I have no idea, but I'm interested in the outcome of this thread. I need a cheap camera to replace the one my sister dropped.
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Some of the cameras mentioned above might be of your interest! Feel free to check them out--they all are at Bestbuy and price is about the same, plus or minus, on Amazon.
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YMMV on this, but I was at my local target and saw they had a Nikon Coolpix L105 camera on sale, normally $199, on sale for $99.99. There were a whole bunch of them, and from my searching on the net it looks like it is not a regional thing. I do not know anything about the camera other then it is 12.1 MP. Might be worth a call to your local target.
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Thanks for your input. I bought the Cyber-Shot WX9 yesterday and I am pretty satisfied with it.
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