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Canon PowerShot D20
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Canon PowerShot D20 Digital Camera

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12.1MP 5x Dec 2014
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37 Reasons For

Six Industry Awards

The experts at Ephotozine, PhotographyBlog.com, Digitaltrends.com and Camera Labs all said that concluded that they would recommend this digital camera and gave it their "Recommended" award.

In addition, What Digital Camera gave this waterproof camera a "Gold" award and decided it was marvellous and it received an Optyczne.pl "Editor's Choice" award.

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Average Expert Reviews

On average, based on twenty-six expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, DP Review, Ephotozine and Expert Reviews the average expert rating of this digital camera is 72%.

Good Size

A few Canon PowerShot D20 owners wrote in their reviews that the Canon PowerShot D20 was compact. Expert review site Photographyblog.com wrote in their review of this digital camera “The Canon PowerShot D20 is an all-action compact camera that's water, dust, freeze” . Four years ago Cameralabs.com said on expert review site Camera Labs “The Canon PowerShot D20 is a point-and-shoot compact designed for use outdoors” in their review of the Canon PowerShot D20. Expert review site Techradar.com wrote in their review “Canon's second underwater-dedicated compact camera” .

A few customers considered that it was a good body shape. Expert review site Smh.com.au wrote four years ago “Attractive body form with something more conventional in shape, although it”.

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Robust

Several customers mentioned in their reviews that the product was strong and durable. Inspector Gadget said in October last year “Build QualityThe camera is robust and 100% airtight”. Inspector Gadget also said “Access to the circuitry is through a snap lock, that is very sturdy”. Pcmag.com wrote four years ago “Large rugged camera with a sharp lens” in their review of the Canon PowerShot D20.

A few customers mentioned in their reviews that the Canon PowerShot D20 was good at resisting water ingress. Digitaltrends.com mentioned “The fact that it shoots superbly underwater will” and rated the product 75 out of 100. Expert website Trustedreviews.com mentioned in their review four years ago “The Canon PowerShot D20 is a waterproof, shockproof and freeze-proof digital compact camera with built-in GPS” . Digitalversus.com mentioned on expert review site Digital Versus “In 2009 Canon outed its first waterproof compact” and scored this digital camera 4 stars.

Two Canon PowerShot D20 owners said in their reviews that the Canon PowerShot D20 was well made. Pcmag.com mentioned on expert review site PC Mag “The GPS-equipped Canon PowerShot D20 is a well-built” and gave this digital camera a rating of 4 stars.

One customer who bought this digital camera thought it was sealed. Expert review site Trustedreviews.com wrote four years ago “Fully sealed against moi” in their review.

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Good Quality Lens

A number of Canon PowerShot D20 reviewers wrote in their reviews that the product had a good zoom. Whatdigitalcamera.com wrote in their review on What Digital Camera “The Canon PowerShot D20 features a 5x optical zoom, which provides a focal length that's equivalent to 28-140mm in 35mm terms”.

A number of Canon PowerShot D20 reviewers said in their reviews that the product had a good lens. Expert review site Gadgetshow.channel5.com said four years ago “It has a 28mm lens with a 5x optical zoom” in their review of this digital camera.

One Canon PowerShot D20 owner who reviewed it said that it had a good image stabiliser.

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Good Quality Pictures

A few Canon PowerShot D20 owners thought it was able to produce good images. Inspector Gadget gave the product a score of 4 stars and wrote in their review of the Canon PowerShot D20 “If you are new to digital photography it might take a bit longer”. Cnet.com.au said in their Canon PowerShot D20 review on expert website CNET.com.au “It delivers decent photos for web use, if all you want to do is point” and scored the product 4 stars. Steves-Digicams.com mentioned “Features like a 12.1-Megapixel High-Sensitivity CMOS imaging sensor, DIGIC 4 image processor, Intelligent IS optical image stabilization, 5x optical”.

Easy to Use

A number of Canon PowerShot D20 reviewers who bought it wrote that it was easy to use. Four years ago expert review site Cnet.co.uk said “It's easy to use and comes in a choice of three colours” in their review of this digital camera. Expert website Digitalversus.com wrote in their Canon PowerShot D20 review also four years ago “The camera is pleasant to use and has all the functions you'd expect from an underwater snapper these day” and scored it 80 out of 100. Gizmodo.com mentioned in their review of this digital camera “The Olympus Toughcam TG-1 both out-perform it in image quality and ease of use” .

One Canon PowerShot D20 owner who purchased the product reckoned that it had a good interface. Four years ago Cnet.com.au said on CNET.com.au “The D20 is the easiest waterproof camera to use, thanks to its array of chunky buttons and simple user interface” in their review of the Canon PowerShot D20.

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Good Video Capture

Some Canon PowerShot D20 owners said in their reviews that this digital camera was good for video recording. Inspector Gadget gave the Canon PowerShot D20 a score of 80 out of 100 and wrote in their review on Amazon “An error has occurred while attempting video playback”.

Good Technical Features

A few Canon PowerShot D20 owners who purchased it agreed that it had good features. Techradar.com said on expert review site Techradar “The PowerShot D20, is chocked full of impressive features and functions that include a 12.1MP HS System”. Gadgetspeak.com wrote “It still however has all the normal facilities and enhancements of a standard digital camera” in their review. Expert website Pocket-Lint.com wrote four years ago “The Canon PowerShot D20 has its rugged and waterproof features down to a tee.” in their review of this digital camera.

Reasonably Priced

Several Canon PowerShot D20 owners who purchased this digital camera wrote that it was a bargain for the price. Last year Inspector Gadget wrote “The Kodak PlaySport Zx5 left me dissatisfied with its cheap video look and shocking sound quality” and gave it a rating of 80 out of 100. Reviewed.com mentioned “The industry is counting on these adventure-ready cameras to close the sales gap left where cheap point-and-shoots used to” in their review of the Canon PowerShot D20.

One Canon PowerShot D20 reviewer wrote in their reviews that it was cheap. Expert review site Gadgetsmagazine.com.ph wrote “You don't want to bring an expensive camera around when you're riding the waves at the beach or climbing up a mountain” in their review of the Canon PowerShot D20.

One Canon PowerShot D20 owner reckoned that it was good value for money. Four years ago expert website Gadgetshow.channel5.com said “Can do a job underwater the Powershot D20 does a fantastic job for the price, otherwise you’re better off looking elsewhere” in their Canon PowerShot D20 review yet they only rated this digital camera 60 out of 100.

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Nice Design

A number of Canon PowerShot D20 reviewers who bought the product reckoned that it was a good design. Pcmag.com said in their Canon PowerShot D20 review on expert website PC Mag “The Canon PowerShot D20 ($349.99 direct) is a very tough 12-megapixel camera with a fun aqua and black design and a sharp 5x zoom lens”. Expert review site Digitaltrends.com mentioned “From the unconventional design to its remarkable lens, this rugged cam easily sits among the best in the bunch”. Macworld.com.au said “The somewhat chunky compact features a unique design with some counterintuitive elements, like the fact the shutter button is on the right”.

Several Canon PowerShot D20 reviewers wrote in their reviews that it was good looking. Four years ago Pcmag.com wrote “It produces good-looking images at every supported ISO.” in their review of this digital camera. In the same month expert website Digitaltrends.com gave this digital camera a score of 4 stars and wrote in their review “This unusual-looking camera definitely injects some new style into the rugged cam market while also keeping its”. Steves-Digicams.com mentioned in their review on expert website Steve's Digicams “The D20 sports a new stylish exterior; whic”.

One Canon PowerShot D20 reviewer who reviewed the Canon PowerShot D20 considered that it was neat. Inspector Gadget rated the Canon PowerShot D20 4 stars and mentioned in their Canon PowerShot D20 review “A neat little camera that can get scratched a bit too easily”.

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Canon Has Good Reviews for Its Digital Cameras

We calculated the average reviews for all Canon digital cameras and also specifically for Canon waterproof cameras and found that in both cases Canon had good reviews compared to other manufacturers.

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Good Connectivity

A number of Canon PowerShot D20 reviewers considered that this digital camera had gps. Photographyblog.com said on PhotographyBlog.com four years ago “The new Canon D20 is a distinctively designed 12 megapixel camera with a 5x zoom, 1080p HD video, built-in GPS and a 3-inch screen” in their review of this digital camera.

Good Product Quality

A number of Canon PowerShot D20 owners who purchased the Canon PowerShot D20 reckoned that it was good quality. Techradar.com said on Techradar “A 28mm wide lens with 5x optical zoom, GPS tagging, Full HD movie quality and a bright 3-inch LCD”. Techradar.com also said “The Canon PowerShot D20's robust build quality ensures it will take more than just a few beatings, freezes”. Expertreviews.co.uk gave the Canon PowerShot D20 a score of 4 stars and mentioned on expert review site Expert Reviews “A rugged waterproof camera with dependable image and video quality”.

Fairly Large Screen Size

At 3 inches, the PowerShot D20 has a quite large screen size compared to most of the other waterproof cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the PowerShot D20. Comparable spec digital cameras that were released more than two years ago have screen sizes of between 1.8" and 3.3", and the average screen size is 2.8".

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Has a GPS

has a GPS

Unlike most of the other digital cameras of a similar type and age to the PowerShot D20 which do not have a GPS, the PowerShot D20 has a GPS.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other digital cameras with a GPS currently available including cheaper cameras such as the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5[plb_1943538_price].

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Supports Video Recording

supports video recording

The Canon PowerShot D20 supports video recording, which is unusual. Most of the other waterproof cameras that were launched more than two years ago do not support video recording.

There are a number of other digital cameras which support video recording currently available which you might want to consider including cheaper cameras such as the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5[plb_1943538_price].

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Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

Like most of the other cameras that have been around for around the same time as the PowerShot D20, the Canon PowerShot D20 supports Full HD video.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative cameras which support Full HD video currently available including the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5[plb_1943538_price] which is cheaper.

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Has an Image Stabiliser

The PowerShot D20 has an image stabiliser. Most of the other digital cameras of a comparable type and age to the PowerShot D20 also have an image stabiliser.

There are a number of alternative cameras with an image stabiliser currently available which you might also want to look at including the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5[plb_1943538_price] which is cheaper.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The PowerShot D20 has a built-in flash, as do most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to the PowerShot D20.

We compared all the other digital cameras with a built-in flash to this camera and we think the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5[plb_1943538_price] which is cheaper is also worth considering.

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Waterproof

The Canon PowerShot D20 is waterproof, as are most of the other digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago.

It may also be worth considering one of the other waterproof cameras currently available including the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5[plb_1943538_price] which is cheaper.

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Fairly Big Optical Zoom

The optical zooms of waterproof cameras that have been around for a similar time to the PowerShot D20 range from 3x to 14x. The Canon PowerShot D20 has a quite big optical zoom (5 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other waterproof cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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MOS Sensor Type

This digital camera has a CMOS sensor type, which is typical of many digital cameras of a comparable age and spec to it.

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Fairly Wide Field of View

At 100 percent, the PowerShot D20 has a fairly wide field of view compared to most of the other cameras of this spec and age. Across all the similar spec cameras that were released more than two years ago the field of view range from 96% to 170%, and the average field of view is 100%.

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Very Small Closest Focusing Distance

The closest focusing distances of waterproof cameras that were released more than two years ago range from 0.01m to 1.5m. The Canon PowerShot D20 has a fairly small closest focusing distance (only 0.01 meters) compared to most of the other digital cameras of a comparable age and type to the PowerShot D20.

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Supports One Audio Format

The number of audio formats supported by the Canon PowerShot D20 is more than most cameras of a similar age and spec to it. This camera supports a PCM audio format, which is the most commonly supported audio format supported by digital cameras that are a similar age to the PowerShot D20.

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Has Three Playback Modes

The number of camera playback modes found on the PowerShot D20 is more than most digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to it. This camera has a Movie playback mode, which is the most commonly found playback mode found on comparable spec cameras that have been on the market for more than two years. The playback modes "Single image" and "Slide show" are also found on this Canon camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found maximum video resolution on comparable spec cameras that came out more than two years ago.

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Fairly Large Maximum Memory Card Size

Cameras that are a comparable age to the PowerShot D20 have maximum memory card sizes of between 8GB and 130GB. The Canon PowerShot D20 has one of the larger maximum memory card sizes (32 gigabytes) amongst waterproof cameras of this age.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the PowerShot D20 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over two times the video resolution of a 1280 x 720 pixels digital camera, which is the most common video resolution supported by waterproof cameras that have been on the market for more than two years. 1280 x 720 pixels is also supported by this Canon camera. This camera also support a video resolution of 320 x 240 pixels and 640 x 480 pixels. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail.

This digital camera's video resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best supported video resolution amongst all cameras that were released more than two years ago.

The worst supported video resolution across comparable types of digital camera is 320 x 240 pixels.

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Quite Long Maximum Camera Shutter Speed

The shortest maximum camera shutter speed of waterproof cameras that have been on the market for more than two years is 0.03s, the longest is 60s, and the average maximum camera shutter speed is 9.4s. The PowerShot D20 has one of the longer maximum camera shutter speeds (15 seconds) amongst waterproof cameras of this age.

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Quite Long Maximum Focal Length

Across all the cameras of a similar type and age to the PowerShot D20 the maximum focal lengths range from 4mm to 140mm. The PowerShot D20 has one of the longer maximum focal lengths (140 millimeters) amongst waterproof cameras of this age.

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Supports One Camera File System

The number of camera file systems supported by the PowerShot D20 is more than most cameras of a comparable age and type to it. This Canon digital camera supports an Exif 2.3 camera file system, which is the most commonly supported camera file system supported by cameras of this age and spec.

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TFT Display

The PowerShot D20 has a TFT display which is better than the LCD display found on most waterproof cameras that were launched more than two years ago. 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 worst display of all similar spec cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the PowerShot D20 is LCD and the best is OLED.

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Supports One Power Source

The Canon PowerShot D20 has a greater number of power sources than most digital cameras of a comparable age and type to it. This Canon digital camera supports a Battery power source, which is the most frequently supported power source supported by waterproof cameras that are a comparable age to the PowerShot D20.

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Auto Focus

This digital camera has an Auto focus, which is the most commonly found focus on comparable spec cameras that were launched around the same time as it.

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Very Short Flash Sync-Speed

The Canon PowerShot D20 has one of the shorter flash sync-speeds (only 0.000625 seconds) amongst digital cameras of this age. The flash sync-speeds of waterproof cameras that have been available for around the same time as the PowerShot D20 range from 0.00062s to 1s.

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15 Reasons Against

Poor Support

One person who bought this digital camera thought it did not have good technical guidance. Expert website Pocket-Lint.com said four years ago “The design is awkward, there’s a lack of user-defined manual control and the £280 price tag ough” .

Does Not Support WiFi Connectivity

Like most of the other digital cameras of this type and age, the Canon PowerShot D20 does not support WiFi connectivity.

We think you might also be interested in other cameras which also support WiFi connectivity including the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5[plb_1943538_price] which is also cheaper.

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Not 3D Compatible

Most comparable spec digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the PowerShot D20 are not 3D compatible. The Canon PowerShot D20 is no exception to this as it too is not 3D compatible.

Digital cameras which are 3D compatible that might be worth looking at include the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5[plb_1943538_price].

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Only Features Five Flash Modes

The number of flash modes featured on the Canon PowerShot D20 is more than most similar spec cameras that came out more than two years ago. This Canon digital camera features an Auto flash mode, which is the most commonly featured flash mode featured on digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the PowerShot D20. The flash modes "Flash off", "Flash on", "Red-eye reduction" and "Slow synchronization" are also featured on this camera.

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Only Features Two Auto Focus

The PowerShot D20 has a greater number of auto focusing (AF) modes than most cameras of this type and age. The most commonly featured auto focus is Face detection, but this auto focus is not featured on this Canon digital camera. The auto focus Centre weighted Auto Focus and Spot Auto Focus are also featured on this camera.

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Only Has Two Shooting Modes

The PowerShot D20 has a greater number of shooting modes than most waterproof cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This camera has an Auto shooting mode, which is the most frequently found shooting mode found on waterproof cameras that have been available for around the same time as the PowerShot D20. The shooting mode "Movie" is also found on this Canon digital camera.

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Quite Big Maximum Aperture

With a maximum aperture of only 4.8, the Canon PowerShot D20 has a fairly big maximum aperture compared to most of the other digital cameras of this age and spec. Across all the waterproof cameras that were released more than two years ago the maximum apertures range from 2.7 to 22.

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Only 2816 X 1584 Still Image Resolution

The Canon PowerShot D20 has a 2816 x 1584 still image resolution which is higher than most comparable spec digital cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to it. Most similar spec cameras that were released more than two years ago have a 2736 x 1824 still image resolution. This Canon digital camera also have still image resolutions of 640 x 360, 640 x 424, 640 x 480, 1220 x 1200, 1600 x 1064, 1600 x 1200, 1920 x 1080, 2816 x 1880, 2816 x 2112, 4000 x 2248 and 4000 x 2664 and 4000 x 3000. Across all cameras that are a similar age to the PowerShot D20 the still image resolution ranges from 384 x 480 to 6016 x 4016.

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Only 4000 X 3000 Pixels Maximum Image Resolution

The PowerShot D20 has a higher image resolution than most digital cameras of a comparable age and spec to it. This digital camera has a 4000 x 3000 pixels maximum image resolution, whereas most digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to it have a 5184 x 3888 pixels maximum image resolution. Across all cameras that were launched around the same time as the PowerShot D20 the worst image resolution is 640 x 480 pixels and the best is 8256 x 6192 pixels.

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Only Nine Auto Focus Points

The Canon PowerShot D20 is a nine auto focus point camera.

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Only ± 1EV (1/3EV Step) Light Exposure Correction

The PowerShot D20 has a wider light exposure correction than most cameras that are a comparable age to it. This Canon digital camera has a ± 1EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction, whereas most digital cameras that came out around the same time as it have a ± 5EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction. Across all digital cameras of a comparable type and age to the PowerShot D20 the light exposure correction ranges from ± 3EV (1/2EV; 1/3EV step) to ±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step).

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Only Supports One Image Format

The PowerShot D20 has a greater number of supported image formats than most cameras of this age and spec. This Canon camera supports a JPG image format, which is the most commonly supported image format supported by cameras of this spec and age.

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Only Four Aspheric Elements

The Canon PowerShot D20 is a four aspheric element camera.

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Fairly Long Minimum Focal Length

With a minimum focal length of 28 millimeters, the Canon PowerShot D20 has one of the longer minimum focal lengths amongst waterproof cameras of this age. The shortest minimum focal length of digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the PowerShot D20 is 4.5mm, the longest is 35mm, and the average minimum focal length is 25mm.

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Fairly Large Minimum Aperture

The Canon PowerShot D20 has a quite large minimum aperture (3.9) compared to most of the other waterproof cameras that are a comparable age to the PowerShot D20. The average minimum aperture of comparable spec digital cameras that came out around the same time as the PowerShot D20 is 3.4, and the minimum apertures range from 2 to 8.5.

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7 Other reasons to consider the Canon PowerShot D20

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was over four years ago when this camera was released.

SD Memory Card

This digital camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory card, which is typical of many digital cameras that are a similar age 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 digital camera to all the other cameras that support an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory and we think the Lumix DMC-FT5[pl_1943538_price], and the Lumix DMC-FT5[pl_1943538_price] both from Panasonic which is cheaper is also worth considering.

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Average Digital Zoom

With a digital zoom of 4 times zoom factor, the PowerShot D20 has a fairly typical digital zoom compared to most of the other digital cameras of a comparable type and age to the PowerShot D20.

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Average Maximum Waterproof Depth

At 10 meters, the PowerShot D20 has a relatively typical maximum waterproof depth compared to most of the other digital cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the PowerShot D20.

If you want a camera with a higher maximum waterproof depth then you might want to look at the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5[plb_1943538_price] (13m and cheaper).

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1/2.3"" Optical Sensor Size

This digital camera has a 1/2.3" optical sensor size, which is the most commonly found optical sensor size on waterproof cameras that have been around for a comparable time to it. 6.17 x 4.55mm.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 205 grams, the PowerShot D20 has a relatively standard weight compared to most of the other waterproof cameras that have been around for a similar time to the PowerShot D20.

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Average Megapixel Count

The Canon PowerShot D20 has a fairly average megapixel count (12.1 megapixels) compared to most of the other waterproof cameras that have been on the market for more than two years.

If this waterproof camera megapixel count is too low for you then you might also want to consider the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5[plb_1943538_price] (16.1MP) which is also cheaper.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel Count
Image Stabiliser
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Format
Image Stabilizer
Aspect Ratio
Image Sensor Size
Design
Waterproof
Colour
Maximum Waterproof Depth
International Protection Code
Dust-Resistant
Shock Resistant Case
Freezeproof
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
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
Auto Focus Point
Focus
Focus Mode
Light Exposure
ISO Speed
Maximum ISO Speed
Minimum ISO Speed
Auto Exposure Lock
Light Metering Mode
Light Exposure Correction
Shutter
Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
Flash
Flash Mode
Tele Flash Range
Flash Range
Flash Exposure Lock
Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Video Format
Analog Signal Format
Resolution and Capture Speed
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio Format
Memory
Memory Card
Memory Slot
Display
Screen Size
Display
Vari-Angle LCD Display
Field of View
Touch Sensitive Screen
Display Resolution
Viewfinder
Ports & Interfaces
PictBridge
AV Output
HDMI Port
HDMI Connector
USB Version
USB Connector
Camera
GPS
White Balance Mode
Photo Effect
Self-Timer
Histogram
Maximum Playback Zoom
Orientation Sensor
Image Editing Mode
Camera File System
Brightness Adjustment
Scene Mode
Display Language
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Battery
Power Source
Battery
Battery Size
Shot Per Battery Charge
Operational Conditions
Relative Humidity Operating Range
Operating Temperature Range
Operating System/software
System Requirements
Mac Operating System
Windows Operating System
Packaging Content
Bundled Software
Technical Details
Self-Timer
Networking
WiFi Connectivity
Bluetooth
Certificates
Other Features
Special Features

6 Awards

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Expert Reviews

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4 September 2013

Slightly different to most Power Shot offerings as this is waterproof, it still however has all the normal facilities and enhancements of a standard digital camera but in this case getting it wet... Read more…

What Digital Camera

The Canon PowerShot D20 features a 5x optical zoom, which provides a focal length that's equivalent to 28-140mm in 35mm terms. Behind the zoom lies a 12.1MP CMOS sensor that works in tandem with a... Read more…

The Canon PowerShot D20 is a good camera choice for those who need a tough waterproof camera to take on rough trips and outdoor adventures. The Canon PowerShot D20 is a waterproof camera meant to...

7 February 2013

The Canon PowerShot D20 isn't exactly disappointing; it's a competent adventure camera, able to withstand water, shock and cold as well as the next, and take a decent picture under most...

26 December 2012

The fact the rugged specs are slightly lower than all the other cameras on test, as well as its lethargic performance, means that although the end result is impressive, the capturing process makes...

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 8 March 2015 by Inspector Gadget "Go Go Gadget Reviews"

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Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 6147b016aa, canon 6145b001, canon 0036x942, canon 0036x941
Barcodes 00013803146264, 00041002024984, 00072091651201, 00132017529219, 00138031462648, 00163120770656, 00163121143176, 00611101452270, 00714574580715, 00714574580753, 00714574580791, 00745449871605, 04960999842370, 04960999842394, 04960999842868, 05053973868851, 08711777151087, 08714574580715, 08714574580722, 08714574580753, 08714574580760, 08714574580791, 08714574580807, 08714574584621, 08714574584638, 08714574585949, 08714574585963, 08714574585987

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