Summary Canon SD1200 IS

Prices Price
Camera only
Score Snapsort rank
Among similar cameras
#n/a of 1
Specifications Key specs
Help 3x
Screen size
Help 2.5"
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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The Canon SD1200 IS vs other recent compacts

Aperture Wide aperture Help
Image stabilization Image stabilization Help
  1. Lens
Weight Very light Help
120 g
Size Really small Help
Super compact (86×55×22 mm)
Thickness Thin Help
Viewfinder Doesn't use battery, see more detail Help


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The Canon SD1200 IS vs other recent compacts

Zoom Below average zoom Help
Screen resolution Very low resolution screen Help
230k dots
Light sensitivity Very poor maximum light sensitivity Help
1,600 ISO
Sensor type Sensor type Help
Fastest shutter speed Slow shutter speed Help
1/1500 of a second
Wide angle Very poor wide angle lens Help
35 mm
Screen size Very small screen Help
Screen flips out Fixed screen Help
Less flexible
Announced Old Help
February 2009
Popularity Not so popular Help
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Canon PowerShot SD1200 IS
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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!