Summary Canon A640

Prices Price
Camera only
Score Snapsort rank
Within its price range
#n/a of 58
Among similar cameras
#n/a of 69
Specifications Key specs
Help 4x
Screen size
Help 2.5"
Help f/2.8
Screen resolution
Help 115k dots
Wide angle
Help 35 mm
Movie format
Help 480p @ 30fps
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The Canon A640 vs other recent digicams

Screen flips out Flip-out screen Help
Great for movies
External flash External flash Help
Better lighting
Macro focus Good macro Help
1.0 cm
Viewfinder Doesn't use battery, see more detail Help


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The Canon A640 vs other recent digicams

Zoom Below average zoom Help
Wide angle Very poor wide angle lens Help
35 mm
Screen size Very small screen Help
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
1.5 fps
Touch screen No touch screen Help
More buttons
HDR Lacks in-camera HDR Help
You could do HDR manually
Sensor size Slightly smaller than average sensor Help
1/1.8" 7.18x5.32mm
Announced Old Help
August 2006
Popularity Not so popular Help
Among snapsort users
Movie format Low resolution movies Help
480p @ 30fps
Screen resolution Very low resolution screen Help
115k dots
Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur
Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
800 ISO
True resolution Lower true resolution Help
10 MP
Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramas Help
You could stitch photos in post
Sensor type Sensor type Help
Supports RAW No RAW support Help
Less editing fidelity


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Canon PowerShot A640
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