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Canon Ixus 220 HS

66

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Canon Ixus 220 HS

£1,480.00
Canon Ixus 220 HS
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A good spec but 7 year old compact camera
Compact 12.1MP 5x Yes Jun 2011
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
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Canon Ixus 220 HS Review

With very good features, we have ranked the Canon Ixus 220 HS number 537 across all digital cameras.
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Features
Good Features
63
Age
6 Years Old
66
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 66?

Praktica cameras have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better cameras are available. View the latest digital cameras 2018.
This digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Average optical zoom
Average minimum aperture number
N's HS system provides consistently high image quality in all conditions, while the inclusion of a 12.1 megapixel CMOS sensor provides high-speed shooting functionality. perfect for taking everywhere, the IXUS 220 HS also packs a 24mm ultra-wide angle 5x optical zoom lens into a sleek, stainless steel body just 19.5mm thin, making it the slimmest camera of its kind[1]. the ability to shoot full HD (1080p) videos with stereo sound also allows users to capture moving images in stunning qual
Exquisite design, HS system-powered performance
Ultra-wide, ultra-flexible
Small, stylish, feature-packed
Incredible performance, outstanding ease of use
High-speed and creative shooting
Shoot underwater with waterproof casing
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Lower than average megapixels
Only 4000 x 3000 pixels image resolution

Canon Ixus 220 HS Video Reviews

How Big is the Canon Ixus 220 HS?

The Canon Ixus 220 HS is 92.2mm wide and 55.9mm tall. It is 19.5mm deep and weighs 141g.

Canon Ixus 220 HS front dimensions
Canon Ixus 220 HS size in context

Canon Ixus 220 HS In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Very Good Brand

We checked 42,313 user and expert reviews (including 8,757 verified purchases) for Canon cameras and found that on average Canon has very good ratings compared to other manufacturers. 95% of those that bought a Canon digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Age

Released Over Six Years Ago

This camera has been on the market since June 2011.

Features

Lower Than Average Megapixels

Across all the cameras the megapixels range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP. The megapixels of the Ixus 220 HS of only 12.1MP is lower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is lower than 81% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Only 4000 X 3000 Pixels Image Resolution

The Canon Ixus 220 HS has a maximum image resolution of 4000 x 3000 pixels. That's 25% lower image resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels digital camera, which is the most frequently found resolution. Across all cameras the worst resolution is 640 x 480 pixels and the best is 8256 x 6192 pixels.

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Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Ixus 220 HS of 5x is pretty standard compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 50% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many cameras.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture number of the Ixus 220 HS of 2.7 is pretty typical compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 76% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Canon Ixus 220 HS has an image stabilizer, as do 78% of cameras.

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Average Camera Shutter Speed

The camera shutter speed of the Ixus 220 HS of 0.0005s is fairly typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is faster than 53% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Very Low Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The maximum ISO sensitivity of the Canon Ixus 220 HS of only 3,200 is lower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the lowest 30% of all cameras when ordered by this feature. Cameras have ISO sensitivities (max) of between 200 and 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000.

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Very Light

The Ixus 220 HS's weight of only 141g is in the lightest 29% of all cameras when ordered by this feature. The lightest camera is 50g , the heaviest is 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Canon Ixus 220 HS has a built-in flash, as do 68% of cameras.

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Has a Tripod Mount

The Ixus 220 HS has a tripod mount, unlike 73% of cameras which do not have a tripod mount.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Ixus 220 HS of only 2.7" is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is smaller than 69% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. The display diagonals of cameras range from 1" to 7.7", and the average display diagonal is 2.9".

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Ixus 220 HS does not support Wi-Fi. 69% of digital cameras also do not support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Custom Colours

The Canon Ixus 220 HS supports custom colours, unlike 94% of cameras which do not support custom colours.

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Has an HDMI Port

The Canon Ixus 220 HS has an HDMI port, unlike 72% of cameras which do not have an HDMI port.

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Larger Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The Canon Ixus 220 HS's maximum aperture number of 5.9 is larger than 75% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Only 220 Battery Life

Most cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life, including the Ixus 220 HS which takes 220 battery life.

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The Ixus 220 HS supports video capability, unlike 67% of digital cameras which do not support video capability.

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Higher Than Average Waterproof Up to

The waterproof up to of the Ixus 220 HS of 40m is higher than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the highest 8% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. Across all the cameras the waterproof (up to) range from 3m to 100m, and the average waterproof up to is 14m.

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Has an Orientation Sensor

The Ixus 220 HS has an orientation sensor, unlike 92% of cameras which do not have an orientation sensor.

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Features Multi Burst Mode

The Ixus 220 HS features multi burst mode. 87% of digital cameras do not feature multi burst mode.

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Very Low Display Resolution

Cameras have display resolutions of between 23,000 pixels and 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 620,000 pixels. The Ixus 220 HS's display resolution of only 230,000 pixels is lower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the lowest 26% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Direct Printing

The Canon Ixus 220 HS supports direct printing. 88% of cameras do not support direct printing.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera supports a video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080|1280 x 720|640 x 480|320 x 240 pixels, which is typical of many cameras.

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Average Digital Zoom

The Ixus 220 HS's digital zoom of 4x is relatively average compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 70% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Full HD Video

Full HD video

The Canon Ixus 220 HS supports Full HD video. 76% of cameras do not support Full HD video.

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Features Flash Exposure Compensation

The Ixus 220 HS features flash exposure compensation. 78% of cameras do not feature flash exposure compensation.

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Does Not Feature Bluetooth

The Ixus 220 HS does not feature bluetooth. 95% of cameras also do not feature bluetooth.

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Has a Video Out

The Canon Ixus 220 HS has a video out, unlike 100% of digital cameras which do not have a video out.

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Only 480 X 480 Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the Ixus 220 HS is 480 x 480. That's 92% lower still image resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1712 x 1712. The resolution of all cameras ranges from 384 x 480 (worst) to 6016 x 4016 (best).

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Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the Canon Ixus 220 HS of 0.435" is fairly average compared to most other digital cameras. It is bigger than 33% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

canon 5100b006aa, ixus220hsroo, canon 121mp

Barcodes:

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