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Canon IXUS 175 Digital Camera

£89.05
Compact Camera 20MP 8x Mar 2016
Camera Type Megapixel Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
User reviews are good
Easy to use
Reasonably priced
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Reviews

User Reviews Are Good

Users have rated this camera on average 88%. 9 reviewers (93% of all reviewers) gave this digital camera either 4 or 5 stars.

Canon Digital Cameras Have Excellent Reviews

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Reasonably Priced

Three customers who reviewed the Canon IXUS 175 agreed that it was good value for money. In April last year Ali B rated it 80 out of 100 and he wrote on expert review site Amazon “Great price, good little camera”. Mary5000 said on expert review site Johnlewis.com “Good price for a nice camera”. Ajay503 wrote “Overall a good value compact camera with easy to use features.” in their review of this digital camera.


Design

Easy to Use

Five people reckoned that it was easy to use. Sandie001 gave it a score of 80 out of 100 and mentioned “Useful back screen and intuitive operation”. In April last year Jambo wrote “Worked as expected, easy to use” and gave this digital camera the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5. Carol Blackburn said on expert review site Amazon “Great photos and so easy to use”.


Good Quality Pictures

Four customers who reviewed this digital camera agreed that it was able to produce good images. Mary5000 wrote in their Canon IXUS 175 review on expert website Johnlewis.com “It takes nice photos and video”. Smith182 gave it a score of 4 stars out of 5 and said in their review of this digital camera last year “Good Zoom & picture quality”. Mr Isaac mentioned in his review of this digital camera on expert review site Amazon “It would then take 1 clear photo, then go out of focus again” although he scored it 20 out of 100.

Good Screen / Viewfinder

Two owners who purchased it agreed that it had a good screen. In April last year Mr Isaac wrote in his review of this digital camera on expert website Amazon “The Camera looked good, however the display kept going out of focus (on it's own) had to keep resetting to factory defaults”.


Features

Good Technical Features

Two customers reckoned that the product had good features. Sandie001 mentioned in their review of this digital camera on expert website Johnlewis.com “Useful range of features for a camera of this size”.


Video

Supports Video Recording

The Canon IXUS 175 supports video recording. Most of the other cameras that have been around for more than a year also support video recording.

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Released Over a Year Ago

This Canon camera has been on the market since March 2016.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

Two owners mentioned in their reviews that the Canon IXUS 175 was compact. Mrs. Gillian B Clamp gave it the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5 and she said “Brilliant, next day delivery, easy to use and smart, light and compact” in her review of this digital camera.

Very Light

The weights of high megapixel cameras that came out more than a year ago range from 110g to 1.3kg, and the average weight is 410g. The IXUS 175 is fairly light (only 126 grams) compared to most of the other similar spec digital cameras that have been available for a comparable time to this digital camera.

If you would consider a digital camera with a heavier weight then you might want to look at the Sony DSC-W810 (£71.53) (111g and cheaper).

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

The IXUS 175 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as this digital camera also support Wi-Fi.

There are a number of alternative digital cameras which support Wi-Fi currently available which you might want to look at including because of its better review score, the Canon Ixus 180 (£100).

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Does Not Feature Bluetooth

The IXUS 175 does not feature bluetooth, although this is within the context that most of the other high megapixel cameras that are a comparable age to this digital camera also do not feature bluetooth.

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Display

Very Small Display Diagonal

The IXUS 175 has one of the smaller display diagonals (only 2.7 inches) amongst similar spec cameras of this age. The display diagonals of high megapixel cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this digital camera range from 2.7" to 3.2", and the average display diagonal is 3".

We compared all the other 2.7" screen digital cameras to this digital camera and we think the Canon Ixus 180 (£100) which has better reviews; or the Sony DSC-W810 (£71.53) which is cheaper are also worth considering.

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Very Low Display Resolution (numeric)

The display resolutions (numeric) of digital cameras of a similar spec and age to this camera range from 20 pixels to 1,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution (numeric) is 710,000 pixels. The IXUS 175 has one of the lower display resolutions (numeric) (only 230,000 pixels) amongst high megapixel cameras of this age.

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Picture Quality

Has an Image Stabilizer

The IXUS 175 has an image stabilizer. Most of the other high megapixel cameras that are a comparable age to this camera also have an image stabilizer.

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative digital cameras with an image stabilizer currently available including the Canon Ixus 180 (£100) which has better reviews; or the Canon IXUS 177 (£79.99), or the Sony DSC-W810 (£71.53) both of which are cheaper.

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5152 X 3864 Still Image Resolution

The Canon IXUS 175 has a 5152 x 3864 still image resolution(s) which is higher than the 640 x 480 still image resolution(s) found on most high megapixel cameras that have been available for a similar time to it. In addition, this camera have still image resolution(s) of 3648 x 2736 and 2048 x 1536 and 5152 x 2896. Across all cameras of a comparable age and type to this camera the still image resolution ranges from 480 x 480 to 6000 x 4000.

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20 Megapixels Megapixel

This is a 20 megapixels camera.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other 20MP digital cameras currently available including the Canon Ixus 180 (£100) which has better reviews.

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Lens System

Average Digital Zoom

At 4 times zoom factor, the IXUS 175 has a pretty standard digital zoom compared to most of the other cameras of this spec and age.

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative 4x digital zoom digital cameras currently available including the Canon Ixus 180 (£100) which has better reviews.

If you are looking for a bigger digital zoom then you might want to look at the Canon IXUS 177 (£79.99) (16x and cheaper).

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Average Optical Zoom

At 8 times zoom factor, the IXUS 175 has a relatively typical optical zoom compared to most of the other cameras of a comparable spec and age to this digital camera.

If this digital camera optical zoom is not big enough for you then you might want to consider the Praktica Z212 (£99) (12x).

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Quite Small Minimum Aperture Number

With a minimum aperture number of only 3.2, the Canon IXUS 175 has a quite small minimum aperture number compared to most of the other digital cameras of a comparable age and spec to this camera. The minimum aperture numbers of cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this camera range from 1.8 to 22, and the average minimum aperture number is 4.1.

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Fairly Long Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

With a minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of 28 millimeters, the Canon IXUS 175 has one of the longer minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) amongst high megapixel cameras of this age. The shortest minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of digital cameras of this type and age is 3.1mm and the longest is 42mm.

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Camera

Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

The IXUS 175 does not have a GPS (satellite), although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other high megapixel cameras that were launched more than a year ago also do not have a GPS (satellite).

We think you might also be interested in other digital cameras which also have a GPS (satellite) including the Canon Ixus 180 (£100).

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Has an Orientation Sensor

The IXUS 175 has an orientation sensor, as do most of the other cameras of a similar type and age to this camera.

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Features Brightness Adjustment

The IXUS 175 features brightness adjustment. Most of the other high megapixel cameras that came out around the same time as this camera also feature brightness adjustment.

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Supports Direct Printing

The Canon IXUS 175 supports direct printing, as do most of the other similar spec cameras that have been around for more than a year.

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Features Histogram

The IXUS 175 features histogram. Most of the other digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as this camera also feature histogram.

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Features Contrast Adjustment

The IXUS 175 features contrast adjustment, as do most of the other similar spec digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as this camera.

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Flash

Has an External Flash Connector

The IXUS 175 has an external flash connector, as do most of the other digital cameras that were released around the same time as this camera.

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Has a Flash Exposure Compensation

The Canon IXUS 175 has a flash exposure compensation. Most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that were launched more than a year ago also have a flash exposure compensation.

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Packaging Content

Has a Wrist Strap Included

The IXUS 175 has a wrist strap included. Most of the other digital cameras of this age and type also have a wrist strap included.

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Has a Battery Charger Included

The Canon IXUS 175 has a battery charger included. Most of the other cameras of this spec and age also have a battery charger included.

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Has a Batteries Included

The IXUS 175 has a batteries included. Most of the other comparable spec cameras that have been around for more than a year also have a batteries included.

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Focusing

Very Small Closest Focusing Distance

The smallest closest focusing distance of high megapixel cameras that have been around for around the same time as this digital camera is 0.01m and the largest is 1m. The IXUS 175 has one of the smaller closest focusing distances (only 0.01 meters) amongst high megapixel cameras of this age.

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Technical Details

Has a Self-Timer

The Canon IXUS 175 has a self-timer, as do most of the other cameras of a comparable type and age to this camera.

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Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Have an HDMI

The Canon IXUS 175 does not have an HDMI, unlike most of the other cameras of this spec and age which have an HDMI.

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Supports PictBridge

The Canon IXUS 175 supports PictBridge, as do most of the other cameras that have been around for more than a year.

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Audio

Features Voice Recording

The IXUS 175 features voice recording, as do most of the other digital cameras of a similar age and spec to this camera.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The Canon IXUS 175 has a built-in microphone, as do most of the other high megapixel cameras that have been around for more than a year.

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Battery

Only 220 Battery Life (CIPA Standard)

The IXUS 175 is a digital camera that takes 220 shots battery life (CIPA standard). Most of the other high megapixel cameras that have been available for a comparable time to this digital camera take between 150 and 4,699 battery life (CIPA standard).

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Light Exposure

Supports Six ISO Sensitivities

The number of ISO speeds supported by the IXUS 175 is more than most high megapixel cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to it. This Canon digital camera supports a 100 ISO sensitivity, which is the most frequently supported ISO sensitivity supported by high megapixel cameras that are a similar age to this digital camera. The ISO sensitivities "200", "400", "800", "1600" and "Auto" are also supported by this digital camera.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers namecanonmanufacturercanon 1094c009, canon canixus175silv, canon canixus175red, listing 1094c009aa, canon 1094c009aa, canon 1097c009aa, canon bws0zs00, canon fr280nb, canon lv872mp, canon fr290nc, canon fr290nb, canon fr280nc, canon kp108in, canon lv875mp
Barcodes 00871457463425, 04549292057188, 04549292057249, 08714574637129, 08714574637136

Canon IXUS 175 Review Sources

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