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Canon PowerShot A2400
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Canon PowerShot A2400 Digital Camera

16MP 5x CCD Feb 2013
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34 Reasons For

Expert Reviews Are Average

On average, based on nine expert reviews from sites including CNET.com, Ephotozine, Cameras.co.uk and PC Mag the average expert rating of this compact camera camera is 70 out of 100.

User Reviews Are Good

Based on 48 user reviews this compact camera camera has an average user rating of 87%.

Good Quality Lens

A number of customers who purchased the product agreed that it had a good zoom. D Brown wrote on Amazon three years ago “It has a very good zoom option” and gave this digital camera an excellent review. Mrs Karen Millham gave the product a rating of 80 out of 100 and she mentioned on Amazon “Well priced, well sized, zoom good, fairly easy to use.” in her Canon PowerShot A2400 review.

Some Canon PowerShot A2400 reviewers who reviewed the product considered that it had a good lens.

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Good Quality Pictures

A number of Canon PowerShot A2400 reviewers considered that the product was able to produce good images. Bons said “Take good pictures in the dark, easy for an amateur although i still have explore it more” in their Canon PowerShot A2400 review and gave it a score of 80 out of 100. Four years ago Campbellblade gave this digital camera a score of 4 stars and mentioned “Overall though it is a very nice camera that gives very clear pictures and that price really cant be sniffed at”. Carmen mentioned on Amazon “It took some brilliant pictures and does all that many much more expensive cameras do” in his review of the Canon PowerShot A2400.

One Canon PowerShot A2400 owner who bought the product thought it had a good picture resolution. Bryn Drew mentioned in their review of this digital camera on Amazon “Only had about half the mega pixels and optical zoom”.

One Canon PowerShot A2400 owner who reviewed it mentioned that it was able to produce clear pictures. M. M. Kennedy rated the product 80 out of 100 and mentioned “Bought this to replace an old digital camera that was starting to fail, much improved on the clarity of photos, large amount of megapixels for the money”.

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Good Size

A few Canon PowerShot A2400 owners agreed that the Canon PowerShot A2400 was compact. Alan Jobling mentioned “For the average person, like me who likes a small compact camera to carry to take the occasional photo while out” in his Canon PowerShot A2400 review and scored the Canon PowerShot A2400 very highly. Jens said in their review “For a compact camera” and scored it 5 stars. Mitchell mentioned on Amazon four years ago “Great Compact”.

A few Canon PowerShot A2400 owners reckoned that this digital camera was a good size. Amazon Fan wrote “This camera is an ideal size to take out for snapping my favourite shots”.

A number of people agreed that it was easy to carry around. Emmagee wrote in their Canon PowerShot A2400 review four years ago “Extremely light and easy to use”. F Crabtree mentioned in their Canon PowerShot A2400 review on Amazon “New camera is neat, easy to carry in a coat pocket” and gave it a score of 5 stars.

One customer who reviewed it reckoned that it was heavy and bulky. Amazon Customer said on Amazon three years ago “Fits in my pocket nicely without looking bulky” in their review and rated it 4 stars.

One Canon PowerShot A2400 reviewer who reviewed it concluded that it was thin. Three years ago Oldcynic said “>>>[This is where you will view the image captured by the lens.] Slim body in 4 colours” in their review of this digital camera.

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Good Product Quality

Some Canon PowerShot A2400 reviewers considered that it was good quality. Three years ago Calvin wrote “Usual Canon quality which is easy to operate” in his review of this digital camera and gave it a score of 5 stars. In the same month Fi Reviews. mentioned on Amazon “Very impressed! Image quality is really good for a cheap point”. Jens wrote on Amazon also three years ago “Of course the Nikon DSLR is better in picture quality.”.

Easy to Use

Several customers mentioned in their reviews that it was easy to use. Amazon Customer wrote “Good photos and easy to use” . Campbellblade said on Amazon “We found it fine to use”. Deferg wrote on Amazon “Handy camera” in their Canon PowerShot A2400 review.

Reasonably Priced

A number of Canon PowerShot A2400 owners mentioned in their reviews that the product was good value for money. Alan Jobling wrote in his Canon PowerShot A2400 review “Its a good price for a 16 mp camera”. Bons wrote in their Canon PowerShot A2400 review “The price is ok” and gave the Canon PowerShot A2400 a rating of 4 stars. Calvin said in his review on Amazon “Excellent value for the money”.

Several people who reviewed the product agreed that it was a bargain for the price. Four years ago Amazon Fan mentioned “It has so many features it is a bargain at the price”. Bryn Drew mentioned on Amazon also four years ago “Super Snapshot Deal” in their review of this digital camera. Calvin mentioned three years ago “They are cheap enough anyway” in his review of this digital camera.

A few Canon PowerShot A2400 reviewers concluded that this digital camera was cheap. Pcmag.com said in their Canon PowerShot A2400 review on expert website PC Mag “The Canon PowerShot A2400 IS is a well-built, inexpensive point-and-shoot camera that features an sharp, optically stabilized lens”.

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Nice Design

A number of Canon PowerShot A2400 owners wrote in their reviews that this digital camera was good looking. Tiggycat mentioned in their Canon PowerShot A2400 review on Amazon “I fear it is pretty ordinary”. Pcmag.com said on expert website PC Mag “The Canon PowerShot A2400 IS ($159.99 direct) is a pretty good point-and-shoot camera if you're on a tight budget” in their review of this digital camera and gave the Canon PowerShot A2400 a score of 4 stars.

Several customers who purchased the Canon PowerShot A2400 thought it was neat. Calvin mentioned in his review of this digital camera three years ago “Great piece of kit, fits neatly in pocket so it is always to hand”. One customer who purchased the Canon PowerShot A2400 thought it was a good design.

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Good Technical Features

A number of customers who bought the product agreed that it had good features. Oldcynic mentioned in their review “+ Relatively cheap to buy (depending on the colour you buy!) + Good set of features for the price + Reasonable quality of pictures”. Ephotozine.com mentioned on Ephotozine “Canon PowerShot A2400 IS Features The A2400 IS”.

Good Battery Life

Four customers who purchased it considered that it had a good battery life. Four years ago Campbellblade wrote on Amazon “I would recommend charging the battery every night or taking a second, depending on use although I'd be surprised if you'd need a second”. Deferg said in their review also four years ago “Easy to use handy size to keep in pocket good size screen rechargeable battery a big plus should be sold with a case”. Martyn Brewer wrote “I especially like the fact that it has a rechargeable battery”.

Robust

Some people who bought this digital camera wrote that it was well made.

One Canon PowerShot A2400 reviewer mentioned in their reviews that it was strong and durable. Satellite_link wrote in their review of this digital camera on Amazon “Also as I am onsite a lot, I find it quite sturdy, I have dropped it a couple of times”.

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Good Support

Several people agreed that it had good technical guidance. Oldcynic mentioned in their Canon PowerShot A2400 review “Throwing the information for 7 cameras into one manual is a good starting point! - Optical zoom not usable once video recording has started (only digital zoom” and gave the product a rating of 4 stars. Tiggycat wrote on Amazon “I should check the manual to ensure I have set everything correctly” but they rated the product 2 stars.

Canon Has Good Digital Camera Reviews

Based on 19,570 owner and expert reviews, Canon has good reviews for its digital cameras. Canon also has good reviews specifically within its compact camera digital cameras range compared to other manufacturers.

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Good Video Capture

Some people who purchased the Canon PowerShot A2400 agreed that it was good for video recording. Good Cam mentioned four years ago “The pics have a good color, also Video is good” in their review of this digital camera and gave the Canon PowerShot A2400 a score of 4 stars. Rod scored the product very highly and he said “This is great little camera Good Quality all round photos and Video`s, Best buy of all cameras at this price range” in his review of the Canon PowerShot A2400.

Good Screen / Viewfinder

Several Canon PowerShot A2400 reviewers who purchased the Canon PowerShot A2400 wrote that it had a good screen. Campbellblade mentioned in their review of the Canon PowerShot A2400 “It is a bright screen so was good in sunlight-occasionally we did have to shield the screen when the sun was pointing directly onto it”. Tiggycat said on Amazon four years ago “I wish we had a real option of old screen size rather than widescreen” in their review of the Canon PowerShot A2400.

Good Connectivity

One Canon PowerShot A2400 reviewer who reviewed it concluded that it was wifi compatible. Expert website Firstpost.com mentioned four years ago “The updates include better optics, inclusion of image stabilization, new DIGIC V image processor, Full HD video recording, Wi-Fi connectivity, im” however despite that they only gave this digital camera a rating of 3 stars.

CCD Sensor Type

This camera has a CCD sensor type, which is the most frequently found sensor type on digital cameras of this type and age. CCD sensors produce high quality, low-noise images but consume a lot more power than CMOS sensors. CCD is the most common image sensor type used in digital cameras.

Other cameras that have a CCD sensor currently available which you might also want to consider include because of it's better review score, the GE J1455.

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SD Memory Card

This digital camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory card, which is the most frequently supported memory card on digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to it. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

We compared this camera to all the other cameras that support an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory and we think the Coolpix L320, and the Coolpix S6800 (£189.46) both from Nikon or the Fujifilm FinePix X10 which has better reviews is also worth considering.

If the memory card type of this camera is not good enough for you then you might also want to consider the Sony DSC-W800 (£69.00) (MicroSD (TransFlash)|MicroSDHC|MicroSDXC|MS Duo|MS Micro (M2)|MS PRO Duo|MS Pro-HG Duo|MS XC-HG Duo|SD|SDHC|SDXC) which also has a higher rating.

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Has an Image Stabiliser

The Canon PowerShot A2400 has an image stabiliser, as do most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the PowerShot A2400.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative cameras with an image stabiliser currently available including the Fujifilm FinePix X10, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FS40, or the GE A1455 which has better reviews.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The PowerShot A2400 has a built-in flash. Most of the other digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago also have a built-in flash.

There are a number of alternative cameras with a built-in flash currently available that you might also want to look at including because of it's better review score, the Fujifilm FinePix X10, the Lexibook DJ024, or the GE C1233.

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Has Two Photo Effects

The number of photo effects found on the PowerShot A2400 is more than most cameras that came out around the same time as it. This camera has a Black&White photo effect, which is the most frequently found photo effect found on comparable spec cameras that were released around the same time as the PowerShot A2400. The photo effect "Vivid" is also found on this Canon camera.

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4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution

The PowerShot A2400 has a 4608 x 3456 still image resolution which is higher than most compact camera digital cameras that were launched around the same time as it. Most compact camera digital cameras that were released more than two years ago have a 640 x 480 still image resolution. This Canon camera also have still image resolutions of 1600 x 1200 and 3264 x 2448 and 4608 x 2592. Across all digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to the PowerShot A2400 the still image resolution ranges from 384 x 480 to 5152 x 3864.

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Fairly Small Maximum Aperture

The maximum apertures of similar spec cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the PowerShot A2400 range from 1.8 to 87, and the average maximum aperture is 6.8. With a maximum aperture of 6.9, the PowerShot A2400 has a quite small maximum aperture compared to most of the other similar spec cameras that were released around the same time as the PowerShot A2400.

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Supports One Audio Format

The PowerShot A2400 has a greater number of audio formats than most digital cameras of a similar age and spec to it. The most commonly supported audio format is WAV, but this audio format is not supported by this camera. The audio formats LPCM are also supported by this Canon camera.

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Fairly Long Maximum Camera Shutter Speed

The PowerShot A2400 has a fairly long maximum camera shutter speed (15 seconds) compared to most of the other compact camera digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the PowerShot A2400. The maximum camera shutter speeds of compact camera digital cameras that were released more than two years ago range from 0.0005s to 250s, and the average maximum camera shutter speed is 14s.

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4608 X 3456 Pixels Maximum Image Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum image resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels, which is the most commonly found maximum image resolution on cameras of this age and spec.

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1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the PowerShot A2400 is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's over three times the video resolution of the most frequently found video resolution of 640 x 480 pixels (which is also supported by this digital camera). A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is classified as HD and TVs supporting this resolution are referred to as "HD Ready". However the resolution is not as detailed as Full HD (1920 x 1080). The video resolution of all cameras that were launched around the same time as the PowerShot A2400 ranges from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 1920 x 1080 pixels (best).

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Features Five Auto Focus

The PowerShot A2400 has a greater number of auto focusing (AF) modes than most cameras that were released around the same time as it. This Canon digital camera features a Face detection auto focus, which is the most frequently featured auto focus featured on compact camera digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the PowerShot A2400. The auto focus "Centre weighted Auto Focus", "Continuous Auto Focus", "Face tracking" and "Single Auto Focus" are also featured on this digital camera.

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Features Two Light Metering Modes

The Canon PowerShot A2400 has a greater number of light metering modes than most comparable spec digital cameras that came out more than two years ago. This digital camera features a Centre-weighted light metering mode, which is the most frequently featured light metering mode featured on compact camera digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the PowerShot A2400. The light metering mode "Spot" is also featured on this Canon camera.

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TFT Display

The Canon PowerShot A2400 has a better display than most compact camera digital cameras that are a comparable age to it. This Canon camera has a TFT display, whereas most cameras of this age and spec have an LCD display. TFT LCDs provide better image quality and higher resolutions to earlier LCD displays but their limitations are narrow viewing angles and poor vislibility in direct sunlight. The best display of all cameras of a comparable type and age to the PowerShot A2400 is OLED and the worst is LCD.

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Quite Small Minimum Aperture

With a minimum aperture of only 2.8, the PowerShot A2400 has a fairly small minimum aperture compared to most of the other compact camera digital cameras that have been available for more than two years. The minimum apertures of cameras that were released more than two years ago range from 1.3 to 6.6, and the average minimum aperture is 3.2.

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Very Thin

At only 20.1 millimeters, the PowerShot A2400 is quite thin compared to most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago. Compact camera digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the PowerShot A2400 have depths of between 4mm and 2,200mm, and the average depth is 38mm.

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Short

Across all the compact camera digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the PowerShot A2400 the heights range from 10mm to 750mm, and the average height is 61mm. The PowerShot A2400 is fairly short (only 54.2 millimeters) compared to most of the other comparable spec cameras that are a similar age to the PowerShot A2400.

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19 Reasons Against

Unacceptable Noise Level

One customer said in their reviews that the product was not noisy. Fi Reviews. said in their review of the Canon PowerShot A2400 “Very very noisy even in bright light conditions” .

Does Not Support Video Recording

The PowerShot A2400 does not support video recording, unlike most of the other similar spec digital cameras that are a comparable age to the PowerShot A2400 which support video recording.

We compared all the other digital cameras which also support video recording to this camera and we think the IXUS 140, or the IXUS 130 both from Canon or the Fujifilm FinePix X10 which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

Like most of the other compact camera digital cameras that were released more than two years ago, the Canon PowerShot A2400 does not support Full HD video.

There are a number of other cameras which also support Full HD video which you might want to look at including the Coolpix S9500, or the Coolpix S6500 both from Nikon or the Fujifilm FinePix X10 which also has a higher rating.

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Quite Small Screen Size

The screen sizes of cameras that are a comparable age to the PowerShot A2400 range from 1" to 4.8". With a screen size of only 2.7 inches, the PowerShot A2400 has a fairly small screen size compared to most of the other compact camera digital cameras that were released around the same time as the PowerShot A2400.

We compared this digital camera to all the other 2.7" screen cameras and we think because of it's better review score, the Samsung ES71, and the Nikon Coolpix S3100 is also worth considering.

If you would prefer a camera with a larger screen size then you might want to look at the X100 (£209.00) (2.8" and higher rated), or the FinePix X100S (2.8" and higher rated) both from Fujifilm or the Canon PowerShot A4000 (3" and higher rated).

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Does Not Support WiFi Connectivity

Like most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago, the PowerShot A2400 does not support WiFi connectivity.

It is worth considering other digital cameras which also support WiFi connectivity including the Canon IXUS 240 HS, the Samsung Galaxy Camera EK-GC110, or the Nikon Coolpix S5200.

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Not 3D Compatible

The PowerShot A2400 is not 3D compatible, although keep in mind that most of the other cameras of this type and age are also not 3D compatible.

If you are looking for a camera that is 3D compatible then you might want to consider the Canon PowerShot A3300 IS, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ30, or the Nikon Coolpix S9500 which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have a GPS

The PowerShot A2400 does not have a GPS. Most of the other compact camera digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the PowerShot A2400 also do not have a GPS.

There are a number of alternative digital cameras which also have a GPS which you might want to consider including the Samsung Galaxy Camera 2, the Canon IXUS 140, or the Sony DSC-HX400V which also has a higher rating.

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Not Waterproof

The PowerShot A2400 is not waterproof, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to the PowerShot A2400 are also not waterproof.

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Only Features Six Flash Modes

The number of flash modes featured on the PowerShot A2400 is more than most cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to it. This camera features an Auto flash mode, which is the most frequently featured flash mode featured on compact camera digital cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the PowerShot A2400. The flash modes "Flash off", "Flash on", "Manual", "Red-eye reduction" and "Slow synchronization" are also featured on this Canon camera.

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Only Has Four Shooting Modes

The number of shooting modes found on the Canon PowerShot A2400 is more than most compact camera digital cameras that have been around for more than two years. This Canon camera has an Auto shooting mode, which is the most frequently found shooting mode found on compact camera digital cameras that came out more than two years ago. The shooting modes "Movie", "Program" and "Scene" are also found on this camera.

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Quite Low Maximum ISO Speed

The PowerShot A2400 has a fairly low maximum ISO speed (only 1,600) compared to most of the other digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to the PowerShot A2400. The maximum ISO speeds of compact camera digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as the PowerShot A2400 range from 200 to 26,000.

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Quite Low Display Resolution

The display resolutions of digital cameras of this spec and age range from 230 pixels to 1,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 400,000 pixels. With a display resolution of only 230,000 pixels, the PowerShot A2400 has one of the lower display resolutions amongst comparable spec digital cameras of this age.

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Only Two Aspheric Elements

The PowerShot A2400 is a two aspheric element camera.

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Very Small Combined Zoom

The Canon PowerShot A2400 has one of the smaller combined zoom (only 20 times zoom factor) amongst compact camera digital cameras of this age. Digital cameras of this spec and age have combined zoom of between 3x and 1,600x.

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Only Has Three Playback Modes

The number of camera playback modes found on the Canon PowerShot A2400 is more than most compact camera digital cameras that have been around for more than two years. This camera has a Movie playback mode, which is the most frequently found playback mode found on similar spec digital cameras that came out more than two years ago. The playback modes "Single image" and "Slide show" are also found on this Canon camera.

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Only Has Six White Balance Modes

The number of white balance modes found on the PowerShot A2400 is more than most digital cameras that came out around the same time as it. This camera has an Auto white balance mode, which is the most commonly found white balance mode found on compact camera digital cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the PowerShot A2400. The white balance modes "Cloudy", "Custom modes", "Daylight", "Fluorescent" and "Tungsten" are also found on this Canon digital camera.

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Fairly Big Minimum ISO Speed

The Canon PowerShot A2400 has one of the bigger minimum ISO speed (100) amongst compact camera digital cameras of this age. The average minimum ISO speed of cameras of this age and type is 99, and the minimum ISO speed range from 10 to 1,600.

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Quite Long Minimum Focal Length

With a minimum focal length of 28 millimeters, the PowerShot A2400 has one of the longer minimum focal lengths amongst compact camera digital cameras of this age. The average minimum focal length of compact camera digital cameras that are a comparable age to the PowerShot A2400 is 26mm, and the minimum focal lengths range from 5mm to 120mm.

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Quite Long Flash Sync-Speed

At 1 second, the PowerShot A2400 has a quite long flash sync-speed compared to most of the other compact camera digital cameras that are a similar age to the PowerShot A2400. The average flash sync-speed of compact camera digital cameras that are a comparable age to the PowerShot A2400 is 0.72s.

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6 Other reasons to consider the Canon PowerShot A2400

Released Over Three Years Ago

Canon released the PowerShot A2400 over three years ago.

Average Megapixel Count

With a megapixel count of 16 megapixels, the Canon PowerShot A2400 has a relatively typical megapixel count compared to most of the other digital cameras of a comparable type and age to the PowerShot A2400.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other 16MP cameras currently available including the PowerShot A4000, or the PowerShot A3400 IS both from Canon or the Olympus VR-360 which has better reviews.

If this camera megapixel count is too low for you then you might want to consider the Vivitar ViviCam S529 (16.1MP and higher rated), the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS5 (16.1MP and higher rated), or the Casio EX-ZR300 (16.1MP and higher rated).

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Average Digital Zoom

With a digital zoom of 4 times zoom factor, the Canon PowerShot A2400 has a fairly average digital zoom compared to most of the other cameras of a comparable age and type to the PowerShot A2400.

We compared this digital camera to all the other 4x digital zoom cameras and we think because of it's better review score, the PowerShot A4000, and the PowerShot ELPH 220 HS both from Canon or the Casio Exilim EX-ZR20 is also worth considering.

Digital cameras with a bigger digital zoom that might be worth considering include the Canon IXUS 500 (4.1x) which also has a higher rating.

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1/2.3"" Optical Sensor Size

This digital camera has a 1/2.3" optical sensor size, which is typical of many digital cameras of this age and spec. 6.17 x 4.55mm.

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Average Optical Zoom

The PowerShot A2400 has a relatively standard optical zoom (5 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other digital cameras of this spec and age.

We compared this digital camera to all the other 5x optical zoom cameras and we think because of it's better review score, the Coolpix S3100, and the Coolpix S1200 both from Nikon or the Canon PowerShot ELPH 220 HS is also worth considering.

Digital cameras with a bigger optical zoom that might also be worth considering include the Coolpix S5200 (6x), or the Coolpix S5200 (6x) both from Nikon or the Sony DSC-W810 (6x) which is also higher rated.

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Average Weight

The Canon PowerShot A2400 has a relatively average weight (126 grams) compared to most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the PowerShot A2400.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel Count
Image Stabiliser
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Sensor Size
Design
Colour
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
Maximum Aperture
Minimum Aperture
Maximum Focal Length
Minimum Focal Length
Focal Length Range
Lens Structure
Combined Zoom
Aspheric Element
Focusing
Auto Focus
Auto Focus Lock
Auto Focus Assist Beam
Closest Focusing Distance
Super Macro Focusing Range
Focus
Focus Mode
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Mode
ISO Speed
Maximum ISO Speed
Minimum ISO Speed
Auto Exposure Lock
Light Metering Mode
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
Flash
Flash Mode
Flash Sync-Speed
External Flash Connector
Flash Exposure Compensation
Tele Flash Range
Flash Range
Flash Exposure Lock
Video
Maximum Video Resolution
JPEG Frame Rate
Video Format
Analog Signal Format
Video Resolution
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio Format
Voice Recording
Audio System
Memory
Memory Card
Memory Slot
Display
Screen Size
Display
Field of View
Display Resolution
Viewfinder
Ports & Interfaces
PictBridge
USB Connector
Camera
White Balance Mode
Shooting Mode
Photo Effect
Self-Timer
Histogram
Maximum Playback Zoom
Image Editing Mode
Camera File System
Live View
Playback Mode
Built-In Processor
Scene Mode
On Screen Display Language
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Battery
Power Source
Battery
Supported Battery
Battery Size
Shot Per Battery Charge
Battery Level Indicator
Operational Conditions
Relative Humidity Operating Range
Operating Temperature Range
Operating System/software
System Requirements
Mac Operating System
Windows Operating System
Packaging Content
Included Cable
Battery Included
Included Battery Charger
Technical Details
Networking
Certificates
Other Features
Built-In Flash
USB 2.0 Port
Special Features

Expert Reviews

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23 August 2012

The Canon PowerShot A2400 IS is a fairly simple camera that's well suited for the casual photographer as it offers above average image quality. For those willing to explore their artistic side,... Read more…

21 August 2012

The entry-level Canon PowerShot A2400 IS and its IS-less linemate the A2300 are simple cameras with nice picture quality for casual snapshooters, but the price difference isn't worth sacrificing...

20 August 2012

The entry-level Canon PowerShot A2400 IS and its IS-less linemate the A2300 are simple cameras with nice picture quality for casual snapshooters, but the price difference isn't worth sacrificing...

18 July 2012

The A2400 IS is an easy to use, pocketable camera available in a range of good colours. Images produced have excellent colour reproduction which will look great when sharing them on sites like...

1 June 2012

When Canon introduced its latest "A" series of PowerShot cameras early in the year, the company introduced a very narrow price range. All six "A" series cameras carried a suggested price tag...

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 18 March 2016 by HamishMP
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Broke after about 6 months use, shutter jam issue (very common on Cannon Cameras, see reviews). Amazon were great about sorting a replacement for my daughter, who was devastated her first camera... Read more…

Reviewed 8 September 2015 by Mrs Zubeda Master
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Reviewed 10 June 2015 by Donna Wales
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Fantastic...

Reviewed 17 May 2015 by Jenzel
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Great deal...

Reviewed 26 January 2015 by Karen
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Lovely Camera and great value...

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers canon 6188b001, canon 6190b001, canon 6189b001, canon 6183b001
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