Summary Canon 870 IS

Prices Price
Camera only
$180
Score Snapsort rank
Within its price range
#n/a of 20
Among similar cameras
#n/a of 37
Specifications Key specs
Zoom
Help 4x
Screen size
Help 3"
Aperture
Help f/2.8
Screen resolution
Help 230k dots
Wide angle
Help 28 mm
Movie format
Help 480p @ 30fps
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Also known as: Canon PowerShot SD880 IS

Canon Digital IXUS 870 ISCanon Digital IXUS 870 IS

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Pros

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The Canon 870 IS vs other recent compacts

Screen size Above average sized screen Help
3"
Image stabilization Image stabilization Help
  1. Lens
Lowest price Inexpensive Help
$180.24
Size Quite small Help
Compact (94×57×24 mm)
Thickness Thin Help
0.9"

Cons

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The Canon 870 IS vs other recent compacts

Zoom Below average zoom Help
4x
Wide angle Poor wide angle lens Help
28 mm
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
1.4 fps
Screen flips out Fixed screen Help
Less flexible
Sensor type Sensor type Help
CCD
Viewfinder Can only preview photos on the screen Help
None
Popularity Not so popular Help
Among snapsort users
Movie format Low resolution movies Help
480p @ 30fps
Screen resolution Low resolution screen Help
230k dots
Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
1,600 ISO
Sensor size Slightly smaller than average sensor Help
1/2.3" 6.16x4.62mm
Announced Old Help
September 2008
Fastest shutter speed Slow shutter speed Help
1/1600 of a second

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