Summary Canon SX170 IS

Prices Price
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$200
Score Snapsort rank
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#n/a of 12
Among similar cameras
#n/a of 26
Specifications Key specs
Zoom
Help 16x
Screen size
Help 3"
Aperture
Help f/3.5
Screen resolution
Help 230k dots
Wide angle
Help 28 mm
Movie format
Help 720p @ 30fps
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Canon PowerShot SX170 ISCanon PowerShot SX170 IS

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Pros

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The Canon SX170 IS vs other recent travel zooms

Fastest shutter speed Fast shutter speed Help
1/3200 of a second

Cons

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The Canon SX170 IS vs other recent travel zooms

Wide angle Very poor wide angle lens Help
28 mm
Movie format HD movies Help
720p @ 30fps
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
0.8 fps
Supports 24p No 24p movies Help
Missing that film look
Screen flips out Fixed screen Help
Less flexible
Announced Old Help
August 2013
Popularity Not so popular Help
Among snapsort users
Zoom Below average zoom Help
16x
Screen resolution Low resolution screen Help
230k dots
Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
1,600 ISO
Touch screen No touch screen Help
More buttons
Sensor type Sensor type Help
CCD
Viewfinder Can only preview photos on the screen Help
None

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