overview Fastest shutter speed

Fastest shutter speed Fastest shutter speed
1/1600 of a second

Having a faster max shutter speed means you'll be able to take pictures of fast moving subjects without any risk of blur, for example formula one cars whizzing by at a race.

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Compared To Compared to recent compacts

Out of 2 recent compacts, 2 have (significantly) better fastest shutter speed than the Canon IXY Digital L3.

Canon IXY Digital L3
1/1600 of a second
1/4000 of a second
1/2000 of a second
1/2000 of a second