Summary Canon SX10 IS

Prices Price
Camera only
Score Snapsort rank
Within its price range
#n/a of 33
Among similar cameras
#n/a of 35
Specifications Key specs
Help 20x
Screen size
Help 2.5"
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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The Canon SX10 IS vs other recent digicams

Screen flips out Flip-out screen Help
Great for movies
Macro focus Good macro Help
0 cm
External flash External flash Help
Better lighting
Fastest shutter speed Fast shutter speed Help
1/3200 of a second
Aperture Wide aperture Help
Battery life Above average battery life Help
340 shots
Viewfinder Doesn't use battery, see more detail Help


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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
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
Thickness Thick Help
Weight Very heavy Help
600 g
Size Slightly large Help
Prosumer size 128x88x87 mm
Sensor type Sensor type Help
Shutter lag Poor shutter lag Help
604 ms shutter lag
Announced Old Help
September, 2008
Light sensitivity (boost) Lacks boost light sensitivity Help
Lowest price Very expensive Help
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The Canon SX10 IS vs other recent super zooms

Startup delay Poor startup delay Help
2400 ms startup delay
Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramas Help
You could stitch photos in post
HDR Lacks in-camera HDR Help
You could do HDR manually
Popularity Not so popular Help
Among snapsort users
Zoom Poor zoom Help
Wide angle Poor wide angle lens Help
28 mm
External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack Help
Limited to the in-camera mic


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Canon PowerShot SX10 IS
PowerShot SX10 IS

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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.