Summary Canon SX10 IS

Prices Price
Camera only
$500
Score Snapsort rank
Within its price range
#n/a of 43
Among similar cameras
#n/a of 47
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

Pros

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The Canon SX10 IS vs other recent digicams

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

Cons

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The Canon SX10 IS vs other recent digicams

Movie format Low resolution movies Help
480p @ 30fps
Screen size Small screen Help
2.5"
Screen resolution Low resolution screen Help
230k dots
Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
1,600 ISO
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
0.7 fps
Shutter lag Poor shutter lag Help
604 ms shutter lag
Thickness Thick Help
3.4"
Supports RAW No RAW support Help
Less editing fidelity
Wide angle Poor wide angle lens Help
28 mm
Size Slightly large Help
Prosumer size 128x88x87 mm
Sensor type Sensor type Help
CCD
Announced Old Help
September, 2008
Weight Very heavy Help
600 g
Light sensitivity (boost) Lacks boost light sensitivity Help
None
Lowest price Expensive Help
$499.99
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The Canon SX10 IS vs other recent super zooms

Zoom Poor zoom Help
20x
Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramas Help
You could stitch photos in post
External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack Help
Limited to the in-camera mic
Startup delay Poor startup delay Help
2400 ms startup delay
HDR Lacks in-camera HDR Help
You could do HDR manually
Popularity Not so popular Help
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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.