Summary Canon 120 IS

Prices Price
Camera only
$238
Score Snapsort rank
Within its price range
#n/a of 5
Among similar cameras
#n/a of 7
Specifications Key specs
Zoom
Help 4x
Screen size
Help 2.7"
Aperture
Help f/2.8
Screen resolution
Help 230k dots
Wide angle
Help 28 mm
Movie format
Help 720p @ 30fps
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Also known as: Canon PowerShot SD940 IS

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Pros

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The Canon 120 IS vs other recent compacts

Size Quite small Help
Ultra compact 89x55x20 mm
Thickness Thin Help
0.8"
Weight Light Help
120 g
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The Canon 120 IS vs other recent ultra compacts

Built-in flash Built-in flash Help
Usually standard
Image stabilization Image stabilization Help
Lens
Longest exposure Long exposures Help
15 seconds
Macro focus Great macro Help
3 cm
Fastest shutter speed Fast shutter speed Help
1/1500 of a second

Cons

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The Canon 120 IS vs other recent compacts

Screen size Below average sized screen Help
2.7"
Screen resolution Low resolution screen Help
230k dots
Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
1,600 ISO
Sensor type Sensor type Help
CCD
HDR Lacks in-camera HDR Help
You could do HDR manually
Announced Old Help
August, 2009
Light sensitivity (boost) Lacks boost light sensitivity Help
None
Zoom Below average zoom Help
4x
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
0.8 fps
Screen flips out Fixed screen Help
Less flexible
Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramas Help
You could stitch photos in post
Supports RAW No RAW support Help
Less editing fidelity
Fastest shutter speed Slow shutter speed Help
1/1500 of a second
Popularity Not so popular Help
Among snapsort users
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The Canon 120 IS vs other recent ultra compacts

Movie format HD movies Help
720p @ 30fps
Touch screen No touch screen Help
More buttons
Screen type Screen type Help
LCD
Wide angle Very poor wide angle lens Help
28 mm
External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack Help
Limited to the in-camera mic
Waterproof Not waterproof Help
Stay on land

Appearance

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