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Canon IXUS 155

vido.com.ua Recommended PhotographyBlog.com Recommended
An award winning compact camera with good features but high running costs
Compact 20MP 10x Yes Jul 2014
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date

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Canon IXUS 155 Review

With very good features and reviews, we have ranked the Canon IXUS 155 number 506 across all digital cameras.
71
41 Reviews + 2 Awards
75
Good Features
48
3 Years Old
Overall Score
50
Average

Why Has it Scored 50?

It has good user reviews but average expert reviews with an average overall rating of 70%, based on 41 reviews. This digital camera has received two awards including a "Recommended" award from Vido.com.ua plus one other site. Canon digital cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better digital cameras are available. View the latest cameras 2017.
Customers report it is reasonably priced, it is easy to use and it is a good size. However they also report poor product quality.
This Canon digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Fairly high megapixels sensor
5152 x 3864 pixels image resolution
Quite small display diagonal
Very small digital zoom

Canon IXUS 155 Video Reviews


How Big is the Canon IXUS 155?

The Canon IXUS 155 is 95.3mm wide and 56.8mm tall. It is 23.7mm deep and weighs 142g.

Canon IXUS 155 front dimensions

Canon IXUS 155 size in context

Canon IXUS 155 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Two Industry Awards

The authors at websites Vido.com.ua and PhotographyBlog.com both concluded that they would endorse this Canon camera and gave it their "Recommended" award.

Average Expert Reviews

Six experts from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, Ephotozine, Expert Reviews and Chip.de have rated this camera on average 68 out of 100.

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Average User Reviews

On average, people who bought this camera rated it as 71 out of 100.

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Customers Report Poor Product Quality

Two customers who bought this digital camera wrote that it was not good quality.

Canon Has Excellent Digital Camera Reviews

We checked 35,794 user and expert reviews (including 7,072 verified purchases) for Canon digital cameras and found that on average Canon has excellent ratings. 96% of those that bought a Canon camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report That it is Fairly Priced

Three owners who bought it reckoned that it was good value for money.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

Two owners who bought it considered that it was easy to use.

  • Handy zoom range, sensor isn't as good as the previous model though…
    Mr Baz (Amazon) - June 2015
  • It focuses virtually straight away, is so simple to use…
    GG (Amazon) - May 2015
  • Are so simple to use…
    GG (Amazon) - May 2015

Customers Report That it is a Good Size

Two people who purchased the Canon IXUS 155 thought it was compact.


Features

Fairly High Megapixels Sensor

The megapixels of the Canon IXUS 155 of 20MP is in the highest 22% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. The average megapixels of all digital cameras is 16MP, with the lowest being 0.3MP and the highest being 80MP.

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5152 X 3864 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest image resolution of the Canon IXUS 155 is 5152 x 3864 pixels. That's 25% higher resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels camera, which is the most frequently found resolution. The worst resolution of all digital cameras is 640 x 480 pixels and the best is 8256 x 6192 pixels.

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Average Optical Zoom

The Canon IXUS 155's optical zoom of 10x is pretty average compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 45% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Canon IXUS 155 is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is known as "HD 720".

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Quite Small Minimum Aperture Number

The IXUS 155's minimum aperture number of only 3 is fairly small compared to most other cameras. It is in the smallest 15% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Average ISO Sensitivity (max)

The ISO sensitivity (max) of the IXUS 155 of 3,200 is relatively average compared to most other cameras. It is in the highest 30% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The IXUS 155 has an image stabilizer, as do 77% of digital cameras.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The IXUS 155 has a built-in flash. 66% of digital cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Average Weight

The IXUS 155's weight of 142g is pretty standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the heaviest 30% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

The average display diagonal of all digital cameras is 2.9", with the smallest being 0.5" and the largest being 9". The IXUS 155's display diagonal of only 2.7" is in the smallest 26% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the Canon IXUS 155 of 0.435" is pretty average compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the biggest 35% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Carrying Case

The IXUS 155 has a carrying case, which is unusual. 89% of digital cameras do not have a carrying case.

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Supports Live View

The IXUS 155 supports live view. 84% of digital cameras do not support live view.

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Very Small Digital Zoom

The IXUS 155's digital zoom of only 4x is in the smallest 14% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. Digital cameras have digital zooms of between 0.72x and 810x, and the average digital zoom is 11x.

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5152 X 3864 Still Image Resolution

The IXUS 155 supports a maximum still image resolution of 5152 x 3864. That's 25% higher resolution than the most common resolution of 4608 x 3456. In addition, this camera supports still image resolutions of 5152 x 2896, 3648 x 2736, 2048 x 1536 plus 1 more value. Across all digital cameras the resolution ranges from 384 x 480 (worst) to 6016 x 4016 (best).

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Does Not Have an HDMI

The IXUS 155 does not have an HDMI. 55% of digital cameras also do not have an HDMI.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This camera was released in July 2014.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

canon 9369b006, 9360b008aa, 9360B001

Barcodes:

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One more awards
Considerably better user reviews
Higher display resolution (numeric)
Larger minimum aperture number
Much better user reviews
A bit better expert reviews
A lot lighter
Older by five months
User reviews are appreciably better
14g lighter
Over one year older

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