Summary Canon A520

Prices Price
Camera only
$289
Score Snapsort rank
Within its price range
#n/a of 29
Among similar cameras
#n/a of 38
Specifications Key specs
Zoom
Help 4x
Screen size
Help 1.8"
Aperture
Help f/2.6
Screen resolution
Help 115k dots
Wide angle
Help 35 mm
Movie format
Help 480p @ 15fps
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Canon PowerShot A520Canon PowerShot A520

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Pros

The Canon A520 vs other recent compacts

Aperture Wide aperture Help
f/2.6
Viewfinder Doesn't use battery, see more detail Help
Tunnel

Cons

The Canon A520 vs other recent compacts

Zoom Below average zoom Help
4x
Wide angle Very poor wide angle lens Help
35 mm
Screen size Very small screen Help
1.8"
Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur
Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
400 ISO
True resolution Lower true resolution Help
3.9 MP
Sensor type Sensor type Help
CCD
Thickness Thick Help
1.5"
Popularity Not so popular Help
Among snapsort users
Movie format Low resolution movies Help
480p @ 15fps
Screen resolution Very low resolution screen Help
115k dots
Size Slightly large Help
Compact (91×64×38 mm)
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
1.9 fps
Supports 24p No 24p movies Help
Missing that film look
Screen flips out Fixed screen Help
Less flexible
Announced Old Help
February 2005
Weight Heavy Help
230 g

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