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Canon PowerShot SX230 HS
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Canon PowerShot SX230 HS Digital Camera

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12.1MP 14x CMOS Aug 2011
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The PowerShot SX230 HS takes great images anywhere with HS System, a 28mm wide-angle 14x optical zoom and Full HD movies. GPS tags your shots and logs your journey making it the ultimate travel... More
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38 Reasons For

Twelve Industry Awards

This Canon camera is one of the most highly awarded by camera experts of all the digital cameras of a similar age and spec.

The experts at Ephotozine, Trusted Reviews, Camera Labs, Muycomputer.com and Pclab.pl all recommend this compact camera camera and have given it their "Recommended" award.

This camera was given a "Best Buy" award by Expert Reviews, Lydogbilde.no, Ljudochbild.se and IT Reviews.com all of whom decided that this Canon camera was good.

Two other expert review sites thought that this compact camera camera was good. This camera received a PhotographyBlog.com "Highly Recommended" award and it received a "Gold" award from Buy-n-shoot.com who thought it was exceptional.

The reviewer at one other expert review site thought that this compact camera camera was good. This camera received a "Technical Image Press Association Award" from Tipa.com.

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Good Expert Reviews

Based on fifty expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, DP Review, CNET.com and Ephotozine the average expert rating of this digital camera is 80%. This puts this compact camera camera in the bottom 88% of all the cameras of this age and type when ranked by average expert review score.

Excellent Owner Reviews

Based on 8 owner reviews the average owner rating of this camera is brilliant. This compact camera camera in the top 13% of all the digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years when ranked by user rating.

Good Quality Lens

Some Canon PowerShot SX230 HS owners thought it had a good zoom. Expert review site Tomsguide.com mentioned “The camera can shoot 1080p video and utilize that 14x zoom smoothly at the same time (a rarity”. Expert review site Letsgodigital.org mentioned “The digital camera houses a powerful 14x optical zoom with a” in their review of this digital camera. Cnet.com.au rated it 4 stars and mentioned on CNET.com.au “Canon has finally entered the travel zoom camera category in earnest with its first GPS-equipped camera” in their Canon PowerShot SX230 HS review.

A few customers who reviewed the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS considered that it had a good lens. One customer who purchased it concluded that it had a good image stabiliser. Steves-Digicams.com said in their review “The SX230 drops the "IS" (Image Stabilization” .

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Good Quality Pictures

A few people who reviewed the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS agreed that it was able to produce good images. Expert website Photographyblog.com said “The Canon PowerShot SX230 HS is the latest travel-zoom camera to hit the market, offering a 14x zoom lens and a sensible 12 megapixel back-illuminated image sensor” in their review of this digital camera and scored it 5 stars. Expertreviews.co.uk wrote on expert review site Expert Reviews “Helps it deliver the best photos we've ever seen from a pocket-sized ultra-zoom”. Digitalversus.com wrote in their review “It takes high-quality photos, films great video” .

Two Canon PowerShot SX230 HS reviewers who purchased it agreed that it was good in low light. Expert review site Cameralabs.com said in their review of this digital camera five years ago “The HS suffix stands for High Sensitivity, providing enhanced low light perfor”. In the same month expert website Digitalcamerareview.com gave this digital camera a score of 4 stars and wrote in their review of the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS “The Canon SX230 lives up to its "HS" High Sensitivity designation with improved low light performance over its SX210 predecessor”.

Some Canon PowerShot SX230 HS reviewers who purchased the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS wrote that it had a good picture resolution. Expert website Ephotozine.com said in their review of this digital camera five years ago “The SX230 has slower continuous shooting” .

One Canon PowerShot SX230 HS owner who bought this digital camera concluded that it had a good ISO range. Amateurphotographer.co.uk wrote “It would be nice to see a more extensive aperture range, greater ISO span and performance, as well as the inclusion of raw capture” nonetheless they only gave it a score of 60 out of 100.

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Good Connectivity

Several people who reviewed it concluded that it had gps. Ephotozine.com wrote on expert review site Ephotozine five years ago “Features a new 12 megapixel backlit CMOS sensor, compared to the previous version's 14 megapixel CCD sensor, with the SX230 HS featuring built in GPS” in their review of the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS. Photographyblog.com wrote on expert review site PhotographyBlog.com “Other key features of the Canon SX230 include built-in GPS< a 3 inch LCD screen, full” in their review. Five years ago Techreviewsource.com said “A 14x optical zoom and a built-in GPS”.

Good Size

A few people said in their reviews that the product was compact. Five years ago Pcmag.com wrote on PC Mag “Last year's Canon PowerShot SX210 IS (3.5 stars, $349.99) was a great compact superzoom camera”. Trustedreviews.com said in their review on expert website Trusted Reviews “The Canon PowerShot SX230 HS is a 12.1MP compact travel zoom that packs a 14x optical zoom, along with a wide range of shooting modes”. Asia.cnet.com wrote “The PowerShot SX230 HS is Canon's top compact longzoom featuring a 28mm-equivalent wide-angle lens with a 14x zoom” in their review of this digital camera.

Several people who reviewed it wrote that it was thin. Pcmag.com said five years ago “A 14x optical zoom in a slim body” in their review of the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS.

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Good Video Capture

A few customers who purchased it concluded that it was good for video recording. Photographyblog.com wrote on PhotographyBlog.com “In particular the addition of full 1080p HD movies makes the new SX230 a more than competent all-in-one camera for both photos an” in their review.

Easy to Use

A few people wrote in their reviews that the product was easy to use. Pcadvisor.co.uk mentioned on expert website PC Advisor.co.uk “The camera can be as easy to use or”. One person who reviewed the product considered that it had a good interface.

One customer who reviewed this digital camera thought it was easy to use the menus.

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Canon Has Good Reviews for Its Digital Cameras

Canon has good average reviews for its compact camera digital cameras as well as across its entire digital camera range compared to other manufacturers.

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Reasonably Priced

A few people who bought the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS concluded that it was good value for money. Expert review site Firstpost.com said “The Canon PowerShot SX230HS is priced slightly higher than most compact cameras found in the market” in their review of this digital camera.

Good Product Quality

Several Canon PowerShot SX230 HS owners said in their reviews that the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS was good quality. Expert website Cnet.com wrote “Excellent photo quality”. Expertreviews.co.uk wrote “Impeccable image quality and quick, comprehensive controls more than make up for the relatively modest zoom range” in their review of the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS and scored the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS very highly. Five years ago Digital-Photography-School.com wrote “Full HD movie capability … I am a great fan of these compacts that can shoot high quality home movies”.

Good Technical Features

Some Canon PowerShot SX230 HS owners who reviewed this digital camera thought it had good features. Pcmag.com mentioned on expert website PC Mag “The Canon PowerShot SX230 HS is a top choice if you want a long zoom lens, plus bonus features like GPS, in a camera that can fit in your pocket”. Five years ago expert website Photographyblog.com scored the product 5 stars and wrote in their review of the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS “The Canon PowerShot SX230 HS improves on the previous SX210 model primarily by offering more features at a cheaper price”. Expert website Amateurphotographer.co.uk wrote also five years ago “Affordable travel compact with plenty of features to keep the more advanced user occupied” nonetheless they only gave it a score of 60 out of 100.

Nice Design

Two Canon PowerShot SX230 HS reviewers who reviewed the product agreed that it was good looking. Ten years ago Dpreview.com gave it a rating of 4 stars and wrote in their Canon PowerShot SX230 HS review on expert review site DP Review “The Canon PowerShot SX260 is a travel zoom camera that packs a 20X zoom lens into a compact and stylish package”. Expert review site Hardwarezone.com.ph said “The SX230 HS is capable of automatically determining the geographical details of your subject, like a beautiful landscape, such as latitude, longitude, elevation”.

One customer who reviewed this digital camera concluded that it was well designed. Digitalversus.com gave the product a score of 80 out of 100 and wrote “Controls are nicely designed” in their review of this digital camera.

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Good Support

Several Canon PowerShot SX230 HS owners who bought the product thought it had good technical guidance. Expert review site Cnet.com scored it 4 stars and mentioned in their review “If you want a compact megazoom with manual controls, GPS”. Expert review site Techreviewsource.com wrote in their review of this digital camera “It has both automatic and manual controls, speedy performance”.

Good Screen / Viewfinder

One customer who reviewed this digital camera reckoned that it had a good screen.

Robust

One customer who reviewed this digital camera reckoned that it was well made.

Good Geotagging

One Canon PowerShot SX230 HS owner wrote in their reviews that the product had good geotagging. Cnet.co.uk said on expert website CNET.co.uk “With the added bonus of a built-in GPS system for geotagging photos” in their review of the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS and rated the product 70 out of 100.

Has a GPS

has a GPS

The PowerShot SX230 HS has a GPS, which is unusual. Most of the other compact camera digital cameras that have been available for more than two years do not have a GPS.

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Quite High Maximum Waterproof Depth

Digital cameras of a similar age and type to the PowerShot SX230 HS have maximum waterproof depths of between 3m and 60m, and the average maximum waterproof depth is 20m. The PowerShot SX230 HS has a quite high maximum waterproof depth (40 meters) compared to most of the other cameras of this age and spec.

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SD Memory Card

This digital camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory card, which is the most commonly supported memory card on digital cameras of this age and spec. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

If you are looking for a digital camera with a better memory card type then you might want to consider the Nikon Coolpix S9700[plb_2173237_price] (SD|SDHC|SDXC).

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Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

The Canon PowerShot SX230 HS supports Full HD video. Most of the other digital cameras that have been around for a similar time to the PowerShot SX230 HS do not support Full HD video.

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Supports Video Recording

supports video recording

The PowerShot SX230 HS supports video recording. Most of the other cameras of this type and age also support video recording.

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Quite Big Optical Zoom

At 14 times zoom factor, the PowerShot SX230 HS has a quite big optical zoom compared to most of the other compact camera digital cameras that were released more than two years ago. The smallest optical zoom of compact camera digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the PowerShot SX230 HS is 2.7x, the biggest is 63x, and the average optical zoom is 9.6x.

If this Canon digital camera optical zoom is not big enough for you then you might also want to look at the Samsung WB150F[plb_2060742_price] (18x).

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Has an Image Stabiliser

The PowerShot SX230 HS has an image stabiliser, as do most of the other cameras of a comparable age and spec to the PowerShot SX230 HS.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

Like most of the other digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to the PowerShot SX230 HS, the PowerShot SX230 HS has a built-in flash.

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Has One Image Editing Mode

The number of image editing modes found on the PowerShot SX230 HS is more than most cameras of this age and spec. The most frequently found image editing mode is Resizing, but this image editing mode is not found on this digital camera. The image editing modes crop are also found on this Canon digital camera.

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Electronic Camera Shutter

This digital camera has an Electronic|Mechanical camera shutter, which is typical of many compact camera digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Has Four White Balance Modes

The number of white balance modes found on the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS is more than most compact camera digital cameras that were released 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 on the market for more than two years. The white balance modes "Cloudy", "Flash" and "Manual" are also found on this Canon camera.

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Has Three Photo Effects

The PowerShot SX230 HS has a greater number of photo effects than most cameras of this type and age. This camera has a Black&White photo effect, which is the most commonly found photo effect found on compact camera digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to the PowerShot SX230 HS. The photo effects "Sepia" and "Vivid" are also found on this Canon digital camera.

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±2EV (1/2, 1/3 EV Step) Flash Exposure Correction

This camera has a ±2EV (1/2| 1/3 EV step) flash exposure correction, which is the most commonly found flash exposure correction on compact camera digital cameras that are a comparable age to it.

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2 USB Version

This digital camera supports a 2 USB version, which is typical of many comparable spec digital cameras that are a similar age to it.

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Quite Long Maximum Focal Length

The average maximum focal length of comparable spec digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the PowerShot SX230 HS is 250mm. The PowerShot SX230 HS has a fairly long maximum focal length (392 millimeters) compared to most of the other compact camera digital cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS 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 frequently found video resolution.

This camera's video resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best video resolution amongst all cameras of a comparable age and spec to the PowerShot SX230 HS.

A 320 x 240 pixels maximum video resolution is the worst video resolution across comparable types of camera.

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Quite Big Combined Zoom

Across all the cameras of this age and spec the combined zoom range from 3x to 1,600x, and the average combined zoom is 50x. At 56 times zoom factor, the PowerShot SX230 HS has a fairly big combined zoom compared to most of the other digital cameras of a comparable age and type to the PowerShot SX230 HS.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over six times the video resolution of a 640 x 480 pixels camera, which is the most common video resolution supported by compact camera digital cameras that came out around the same time as the PowerShot SX230 HS. 640 x 480 pixels is also supported by this Canon camera. In addition, this camera support a video resolution of 320 x 240 pixels and 1280 x 720 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 similar spec digital cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the PowerShot SX230 HS.

Amongst similar types of digital camera the worst supported video resolution is 320 x 240 pixels.

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Fairly High Display Resolution

Across all the compact camera digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago the display resolutions range from 230 pixels to 1,300,000 pixels. At 461,000 pixels, the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS has a fairly high display resolution compared to most of the other compact camera digital cameras that came out around the same time as the PowerShot SX230 HS.

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Features Four Auto Focus

The PowerShot SX230 HS has a greater number of auto focusing (AF) modes than most compact camera digital cameras that are a similar age to it. This Canon camera features a Face detection auto focus, which is the most frequently featured auto focus featured on cameras of a comparable age and spec to the PowerShot SX230 HS. The auto focus "Centre weighted Auto Focus", "Continuous Auto Focus" and "Face tracking" are also featured on this camera.

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15 Reasons Against

Quite Low Megapixel Count

The PowerShot SX230 HS has one of the lower megapixel counts (only 12.1 megapixels) amongst compact camera digital cameras of this age. The average megapixel count of cameras of a similar age and type to the PowerShot SX230 HS is 14MP.

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Does Not Support WiFi Connectivity

The Canon PowerShot SX230 HS does not support WiFi connectivity. Most of the other cameras of this type and age also do not support WiFi connectivity.

There are a number of alternative digital cameras which also support WiFi connectivity which you might also want to look at including the Sony DSC-WX200[plb_1609944_price].

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Not 3D Compatible

Like most of the other cameras that were released around the same time as the PowerShot SX230 HS, the PowerShot SX230 HS is not 3D compatible.

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Not Waterproof

The Canon PowerShot SX230 HS is not waterproof. Most of the other compact camera digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the PowerShot SX230 HS are also not waterproof.

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Heavy

With a weight of 223 grams, the PowerShot SX230 HS is one of the heavier cameras of this spec and age amongst comparable spec digital cameras of this age. Across all the digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as the PowerShot SX230 HS the weights range from 20g to 710g.

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Only 1280 X 720 Still Image Resolution

The PowerShot SX230 HS has a 1280 x 720 still image resolution which is higher than the 640 x 480 still image resolution found on most cameras of a similar age and spec to it. The best still image resolution of all cameras of a comparable age and type to the PowerShot SX230 HS is 5152 x 3864 and the worst is 384 x 480.

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Only Features Two Flash Modes

The number of flash modes featured on the PowerShot SX230 HS is more than most compact camera digital cameras that came out around the same time as it. This camera features an Auto flash mode, which is the most frequently featured flash mode featured on compact camera digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago. The flash mode "Manual" is also featured on this Canon camera.

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Only Has Six Shooting Modes

The Canon PowerShot SX230 HS has a greater number of shooting modes than most digital cameras that were released more than two years ago. This camera has an Auto shooting mode, which is the most commonly found shooting mode found on digital cameras of a similar type and age to the PowerShot SX230 HS. The shooting modes "Aperture priority", "Manual", "Movie", "Program" and "Shutter priority" are also found on this digital camera.

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Very Few Total Megapixel Count

The total megapixel counts of compact camera digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as the PowerShot SX230 HS range from 10MP to 48MP, and the average total megapixel count is 16MP. With a total megapixel count of only 12.8 megapixels, the PowerShot SX230 HS has a quite few total megapixel count compared to most of the other compact camera digital cameras that have been around for a similar time to the PowerShot SX230 HS.

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Only Has Two Playback Modes

The Canon PowerShot SX230 HS has a greater number of camera playback modes than most cameras of this age and type. This camera has a Movie playback mode, which is the most frequently found playback mode found on digital cameras of a comparable age and type to the PowerShot SX230 HS. The playback mode "Single image" is also found on this Canon digital camera.

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Thick

The depths of digital cameras that are a similar age to the PowerShot SX230 HS range from 4mm to 2,200mm, and the average depth is 38mm. At 33.2 millimeters, the PowerShot SX230 HS is fairly thick compared to most of the other similar spec digital cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the PowerShot SX230 HS.

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Only Supports Three Image Formats

The PowerShot SX230 HS has a greater number of supported image formats than most similar spec digital cameras that have been available for a comparable time to it. This Canon camera supports a JPG image format, which is the most frequently supported image format supported by compact camera digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the PowerShot SX230 HS. The image formats "Exif 2.3" and "DPOF" are also supported by this camera.

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Quite Big Minimum ISO Speed

The Canon PowerShot SX230 HS has a quite big minimum ISO speed (100) compared to most of the other compact camera digital cameras that were released around the same time as the PowerShot SX230 HS. The average minimum ISO speed of compact camera digital cameras that were released more than two years ago is 99, and the minimum ISO speed range from 10 to 1,600.

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Heavy

Across all the compact camera digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the PowerShot SX230 HS the weights range from 0.097kg to 180kg. With a weight of 0.223 kilograms, the PowerShot SX230 HS is quite heavy compared to most of the other cameras of a comparable spec and age to the PowerShot SX230 HS.

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Quite Long Flash Sync-Speed

The average flash sync-speed of compact camera digital cameras that were released more than two years ago is 0.72s. The Canon PowerShot SX230 HS has a fairly long flash sync-speed (1 second) compared to most of the other digital cameras of a comparable age and spec to the PowerShot SX230 HS.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS

Average Screen Size

At 3 inches, the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS has a relatively typical screen size compared to most of the other cameras of a comparable age and spec to the PowerShot SX230 HS.

If this digital camera screen size is too small for you then you might also want to look at the Samsung GC100[plb_2600424_price] (4.8").

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Released Over Five Years Ago

It was over five years ago when this Canon digital camera was released.

Average Digital Zoom

With a digital zoom of 4 times zoom factor, the PowerShot SX230 HS has a fairly standard digital zoom compared to most of the other compact camera digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to the PowerShot SX230 HS.

If you are looking for a bigger digital zoom then you might want to consider the Samsung WB150F[plb_2060742_price] (5x), or the Sony DSC-WX350[plb_2163795_price] (40x).

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1/2.3"" Optical Sensor Size

This camera has a 1/2.3" optical sensor size, which is typical of many compact camera digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago. 6.17 x 4.55mm.

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MOS Sensor Type

The Canon PowerShot SX230 HS has a MOS sensor type which is better than the CCD sensor type found on most digital cameras of a similar type and age to it.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel Count
Image Stabiliser
Sensor Type
Optical Sensor Size
Still Image Resolution
Maximum Image Resolution
Aspect Ratio
Image Format
Full-Frame Sensor Size
Total Megapixel Count
Aspect Ratio
Image Sensor Size
Design
Colour
Maximum Waterproof Depth
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
Maximum Aperture
Minimum Aperture
Maximum Focal Length
Minimum Focal Length
Focal Length Range
Lens Structure
Combined Zoom
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
Camera Shutter
Flash
Flash Mode
Flash Sync-Speed
Flash Exposure Compensation
Tele Flash Range
Flash Range
Flash Exposure Lock
Flash Exposure Correction
Video
Full HD Video
Maximum Video Resolution
JPEG Frame Rate
Video Format
Analog Signal Format
Video Resolution
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Voice Recording
Memory
Memory Card
Display
Screen Size
Display
Field of View
Touch Sensitive Screen
Display Resolution
Ports & Interfaces
PictBridge
AV Output
DC-In Jack
USB Connector Type
PC Connectivity
HDMI Port
HDMI Connector
USB Version
USB Connector
Camera
3D Compatible
GPS
White Balance Mode
Shooting Mode
Photo Effect
Self-Timer
Histogram
Maximum Playback Zoom
Orientation Sensor
Custom Colour
Image Editing Mode
Camera File System
Multi Burst Mode
Playback Mode
Built-In Processor
Scene Mode
On Screen Display Language
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Weight Including Battery
Battery
Power Source
Battery
Supported Battery
Battery Size
Maximum Battery Life
Shot Per Battery Charge
Operational Conditions
Relative Humidity Operating Range
Operating Temperature Range
System Requirements
Mac Compatible
Packaging Content
Bundled Software
AC Adapter Included
Included Cable
Battery Included
Included Battery Charger
Networking
WiFi Connectivity
Bluetooth
Other Features
Video Recording
Built-In Flash
USB 2.0 Port
HDMI Port
Weight
Interface
Operating System
Focal Length
Aperture Range
Camera Shutter Speed Range
Digital SLR

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Expert Reviews

(72)
23 May 2012

The Canon PowerShot SX230 HS might be the perfect addition to your family if you?re looking for a slightly cheaper but just as powerful version to the SX260. This camera provides equal image and...

Buy-n-shoot.com

24 February 2012

The Canon SX230 HS is the 2011 update to Canon's line of compact travel-zoom cameras, combining GPS functionality, a 12.1-megapixel CMOS image sensor, and 14x optical zoom lens in a slim body.... Read more…

27 October 2011

Impeccable image quality and quick, comprehensive controls more than make up for the relatively modest zoom range...

Expert Reviews

IT Reviews.com

5 October 2011

IT Reviews.com

Review date: 05 October, 2011. Review by: Martyn Clayden Digital camera technology doesn't just race by - it zooms. Only a year ago we were admiring Canon's PowerShot SX210 IS, and now before... Read more…

22 September 2011

The masses have always wanted a powerful camera which would enable them to click distant things and yet get clear images. For this, they required a super-zoom device, but the problem with most of...

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 28 December 2011 by AussieGirl2
AussieGirl2 would recommend the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS

Love it. I've had Canon cameras all my life. This is my 2nd Powershot. Most happy with both of them. Images are crystal clear. The colours are brilliant. Love the huge zoom range. I also wanted... Read more…

Reviewed 16 August 2014 by Ca
Ca would recommend the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS

Battery with this refurbished camera has been disappointing. It has been totally discharged three times in under three hundred pictures over ten days...

Reviewed 6 January 2012 by Cherry1969
Cherry1969 would recommend the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS

I love my camera, have a great quality in picture, i'm so happy...

Reviewed 4 January 2012 by RDT55
RDT55 would recommend the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS

I am looking for a pocket camera for night shot and this is the one. Great in auto mode !! Great HD video!

Reviewed 23 December 2011 by Greymama3
Greymama3 would recommend the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS

I like its ease and function ability. The look and size is great Haven't got to do a lot yet with it as I received it for Christmas early. I love the zoom...

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Product Identifiers

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