Summary Canon SX150 IS

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Specifications Key specs
Help 12x
Screen size
Help 3"
Help f/3.4
Screen resolution
Help 230k dots
Wide angle
Help 28 mm
Movie format
Help 720p @ 30fps
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Canon PowerShot SX150 ISCanon PowerShot SX150 IS


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The Canon SX150 IS vs other recent travel zooms

Screen size Above average sized screen Help
Macro focus Good macro Help
1.0 cm


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The Canon SX150 IS vs other recent travel zooms

Wide angle Poor wide angle lens Help
28 mm
Screen resolution Low resolution screen Help
230k dots
Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
1,600 ISO
3D Doesn't take 3D photos Help
No 3d support
HDR Lacks in-camera HDR Help
You could do HDR manually
Sensor type Sensor type Help
Popularity Not so popular Help
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Movie format HD movies Help
720p @ 30fps
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
0.9 fps
Screen flips out Fixed screen Help
Less flexible
Battery life Shorter battery life Help
110 shots
Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramas Help
You could stitch photos in post
Announced Old Help
August 2011


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Canon PowerShot SX150 IS
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radhakrishna (5:05 PM, January 08, 2013)
Iam purchase canon sx150 is i don't know my option correct or not?

some kind f reviews this battery backup is not good

can any one suggest me which camera is suitable to clarity images
Avatar for Rokr Rokr (4:04 PM, December 30, 2012)
Very very good zoom shots.. Am Loving it.. Apt for travel....
Ann Koepsell (3:06 PM, April 07, 2012)
I have the Powershot SX110 IS and am unsure of what to purchase next.  I have been extremely happy until it died on me - and don't know if this is a step up in features - or if there is another Canon that would be better.
abal (7:59 AM, January 03, 2012)
Got it yesterday! I'm so excited!