Advanced Point-and-Shoots: Fujifilm FinePix XP70

Best for Active Vacations

Fujifilm's XP series has become the gold standard in tough, outdoor-oriented compact cameras. This update is a waterproof, freezeproof, dustproof workhorse, able to sur­vive drops of five feet and depths of 33 feet. The XP70's new trick: A 1080i video action mode can capture almost any adventure. [$230; fujifilmusa.com]