A number of people agreed that this digital cameras had a good autofocus. Whatdigitalcamera.com mentioned on expert website What Digital Camera five years ago “Despite having a strong focus on sle”. Reviewed.com mentioned “Highend build and advanced settings (PSAM, manual focusing” in their review of the Canon IXUS 230 HS. expert website Goodhousekeeping.com said “We particularly liked the tracking auto-focus (for moving subjects)”.
Several customers wrote in their reviews that it had a good image stabiliser. Reviewed.com said “Very effective optical image stabiliser” in their review. Goodhousekeeping.com wrote “Its great image stabilization promises clearer pict” and rated the product 4 stars.
A number of Canon IXUS 230 HS owners who reviewed the product reckoned that it had a good lens. Photographyblog.com rated the product 90 out of 100 and said in their review on PhotographyBlog.com “The Canon IXUS 230 HS is a stylish new compact camera that offers an 8x zoom lens, full 1080p HD movies”. Reviewed.com mentioned “14x optical zoom lens in a slim body”.
Some people who reviewed it said that it had a good zoom. Expertreviews.co.uk said on expert review site Expert Reviews “An 8x zoom and a stylish ultra-compact design, this little camera is pretty much perfect”. Reviewed.com said in their review four years ago “Sharp 1080p video with decent functions (zoom etc”.