At $399.99, the Canon S95 boasts a 10.0-megapixel sensor, 3.8x optical zoom, 28mm wide angle lens, HDMI-out, 720p HD video recording capabilities, and the DIGIC 4 Image Processor. Product page. Video review after the break. Click here for more pictures. Here’s the bottom line:

The Canon PowerShot S95 addresses virtually all of the issues that detracted from its predecessor – most notably the lack of HD video and sky-high price – whilst further improving the handling and customisation. Current S90 owners won’t find too many reasons to upgrade, but the S95 is an even more attractive proposition as a serious compact for serious users.

[via PhotographyBlog]