Summary Canon SX10 IS

Prices Price
Camera only
$519
Score Snapsort rank
Within its price range
#n/a of 2
Among similar cameras
#n/a of 5
Specifications Key specs
Zoom
Help 20x
Screen size
Help 2.5"
Aperture
Help f/2.8
Screen resolution
Help 230k dots
Wide angle
Help 28 mm
Movie format
Help 480p @ 30fps
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Canon PowerShot SX10 ISCanon PowerShot SX10 IS

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Pros

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The Canon SX10 IS vs other recent digicams

Aperture Very wide aperture Help
f/2.8
Screen flips out Flip-out screen Help
Great for movies
External flash External flash Help
Better lighting
Fastest shutter speed Fast shutter speed Help
1/3200 of a second
Image stabilization Image stabilization Help
  1. Lens
Battery life Above average battery life Help
340 shots
Viewfinder Doesn't use battery, see more detail Help
Digital
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The Canon SX10 IS vs other recent super zooms

Size Quite small Help
Prosumer size (128×88×87 mm)
Weight Light Help
600 g
Thickness Thin Help
3.4"
Lowest price Inexpensive Help
$518.64

Cons

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The Canon SX10 IS vs other recent digicams

Size Slightly large Help
Prosumer size (128×88×87 mm)
Touch screen No touch screen Help
More buttons
Announced Old Help
September 2008
Weight Heavy Help
600 g
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
0.7 fps
Sensor type Sensor type Help
CCD
Thickness Thick Help
3.4"
Popularity Not so popular Help
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The Canon SX10 IS vs other recent super zooms

Zoom Poor zoom Help
20x
Screen resolution Very low resolution screen Help
230k dots
Light sensitivity Very poor maximum light sensitivity Help
1,600 ISO
Autofocus contrast detection autofocus Help
slower focusing
Sensor size Slightly smaller than average sensor Help
1/2.3" 6.16x4.62mm
Wide angle Very poor wide angle lens Help
28 mm
Screen size Small screen Help
2.5"
True resolution Lower true resolution Help
9.8 MP
External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack Help
Limited to the in-camera mic
Longest exposure Short exposures Help
15 seconds

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Discussion

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Buddyperx (2:27 AM, July 11, 2011)
Colours are OK but picture quality, especially when using the zoom.  does not seem to be as good as competitors in the same price range.