Summary Canon SD1200 IS

Prices Price
Camera only
$313
Score Snapsort rank
Within its price range
#n/a of 33
Among similar cameras
#n/a of 37
Specifications Key specs
Zoom
Help 3x
Screen size
Help 2.5"
Aperture
Help f/2.8
Screen resolution
Help 230k dots
Wide angle
Help 35 mm
Movie format
Help 480p @ 30fps
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Also known as: Canon Digital IXUS 95 IS

Canon PowerShot SD1200 ISCanon PowerShot SD1200 IS

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Pros

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The Canon SD1200 IS vs other recent compacts

Size Quite small Help
Super compact (86×55×22 mm)
Thickness Thin Help
0.9"
Viewfinder Doesn't use battery, see more detail Help
Tunnel
Image stabilization Image stabilization Help
  1. Lens
Weight Light Help
120 g

Cons

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The Canon SD1200 IS vs other recent compacts

Zoom Below average zoom Help
3x
Wide angle Very poor wide angle lens Help
35 mm
Screen size Very small screen Help
2.5"
Screen flips out Fixed screen Help
Less flexible
Announced Old Help
February 2009
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 type Sensor type Help
CCD
Fastest shutter speed Slow shutter speed Help
1/1500 of a second

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Discussion

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Aparv027 (9:52 PM, December 29, 2011)
Not impressed - Have had this model for over two years now. Find the results grainy and blurry. Autofocus doesn't seem to work very well. Enjoyed my older Canon PowerShot A510 much more - got much sharper, more vivid results.
 
Steph (2:26 AM, August 02, 2010)
i think it takes pretty good pics.....i have had it for a year now and i still love it. i still want a dslr but this was i could afford at the time!