Summary Canon IXUS 220 HS

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Specifications Key specs
Help 5x
Screen size
Help 2.7"
Help f/2.7
Screen resolution
Help 230k dots
Wide angle
Help 24 mm
Movie format
Help 1080p @ 24fps
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Also known as: Canon ELPH 300 HS

Canon IXUS 220 HSCanon IXUS 220 HS


Canon has replaced the IXUS 220 HS with the 230 HS.

Canon IXUS 230 HS
Canon IXUS 230 HS announced August 2011
Screen size Much larger screen
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen

Compare the new Canon IXUS 230 HS vs the IXUS 220 HS


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The Canon IXUS 220 HS vs other recent compacts

Aperture Wide aperture Help
Size Really small Help
Super compact (92×56×20 mm)
Thickness Thin Help
Wide angle Great wide angle lens Help
24 mm
Image stabilization Image stabilization Help
  1. Lens
Weight Very light Help
141 g


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The Canon IXUS 220 HS vs other recent compacts

Zoom Below average zoom Help
Screen size Small screen Help
Light sensitivity Very poor maximum light sensitivity Help
3,200 ISO
Announced Old Help
February 2011
Popularity Not so popular Help
Among snapsort users
Screen resolution Very low resolution screen Help
230k dots
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
3.4 fps
Screen flips out Fixed screen Help
Less flexible
Viewfinder Can only preview photos on the screen Help


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Canon IXUS 220 HS

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Avatar for Chirag Nawal Chirag Nawal (7:26 AM, February 01, 2012)
Hi, I am looking to buy a camera which has features like canon ixus 220 hs but have more than 5x optical zoom.Please also let me know which is better among the the two.
As I willing to buy a camera in 1-2 days.
Adsw (9:06 AM, January 03, 2012)
Cmos better in low light ... All credabilty gone
B Nandiswarreddy (7:01 AM, November 10, 2011)
Canon Power shot 220Hs has more zoom i.e; 14X optical zoom with same features as of Canon IXUS 220sx
rahul (10:19 AM, September 28, 2011)
Hi I am searching through all the camara's 

can you suggest me the camera which is having more zoom(>5X) and all the features of IXUS 220 HS?
Apj (2:45 PM, August 10, 2011)
just bought one....truly a smart choice in pocket size point & shoot..
Guest (8:14 AM, July 16, 2011)
Any camera with features similar to Canon IXUS 220 HS but with atleast 8x zoom.
Avatar for Snapsort Snapsort (1:54 PM, July 07, 2011)
I assume you have seen our comparison of the Canon IXUS 220 vs S95. Both cameras are good, from the sounds of it the 220 sounds like a good option for you. 
I hope you get the sunny weather you are hoping for. 
DimaS (10:54 AM, July 07, 2011)
plz advise on Canon Ixus 220 vs S95, I know that all specs say that s95 is better with its sensor size, but it cost almost 2ce more then 220. If I need a camera for vacation shooting in sunny weather mostly, do I nee to pay more for good camera like s95 or 220 is right chose for me? I take shots only in auto mode as not a prof at this at all. Thank you
PS Sure I would like to have good pictures with new camera
chinikanimplant (7:37 PM, April 09, 2011)
The pictures are correct. Canon Ixus 220 HS is the Canon Powershot Elph 300 HS.
Pedrao14_amaral (10:18 PM, April 01, 2011)
yep, thats right! Thats the Poweshot elph300hs
Ppiperkov (10:54 AM, March 17, 2011)
Incorrect pictures of Canon!