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Let the most creative digital camera win

Erik Tanner for TIME

Samsung MV800

For years, the snapshots taken with camera phones were too grainy to put on your fridge, let alone in a frame. But now that today's most impressive models--such as Apple's iPhone 4S and Samsung's Galaxy S II--can capture pictures you can love unreservedly, why would anyone bother to buy a mundane point-and-shoot?

It's a good question, and the photo industry's giants are working overtime to answer it. They too have upped the ante on image quality. The most intriguing models pack superzoom lenses, built-in projectors and other nifty features that aren't yet common on phones. And they let you shoot photos...

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