overview Light sensitivity

Light sensitivity Light sensitivity
400 ISO

Using a higher ISO setting captures more light, letting you avoid blur or shoot in low light situations. However, higher ISO settings usually result in lower quality images.

Learn more about max light sensitivity - ISO.

Compared To Compared to recent compacts for less than $300

Out of 2 recent compacts for less than $300, 2 have (significantly) better light sensitivity than the Canon PowerShot A100.

Canon PowerShot A100
400 ISO
12,800 ISO
12,800 ISO
6,400 ISO