Close

Loading image...
Canon IXUS 285 HS
17 Images + 14 Videos

Canon IXUS 285 HS Digital Camera

£154.00
£135.00 £19.00 cheaper than 14 days ago
20.2MP 12x CMOS Jun 2016
Megapixel Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Sensor Type Release Date
Prices will go up £10
within 2 weeks. 90% confidence. Chart
Get Price Alerts
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe

Compare 33 Prices from 16 stores (£135.00 - £208.30)

eBay
Canon IXUS 285 HS from eBay
£135.00
Checked 1 day ago
Standard delivery: £8.25
Go to Store
eBay
Canon IXUS 285 HS from eBay
£135.00
Checked 1 day ago
Go to Store
eBay
Canon IXUS 285 HS from eBay
£175.00
Checked 1 day ago
Go to Store
eBay
Canon IXUS 285 HS from eBay
£177.59
Checked 1 day ago
Go to Store
eBay
Canon IXUS 285 HS from eBay
£177.59
Checked 1 day ago
Go to Store
eBay
Canon IXUS 285 HS from eBay
£178.88
Checked 1 day ago
Go to Store
- Less from eBay
PC World
Canon IXUS 285 HS from PC World
£159.00
Checked 3 hours ago
FREE Standard delivery
In stock (20 available)
Go to Store
PC World
Canon IXUS 285 HS from PC World
£154.00
Checked 3 hours ago
Out of stock
Go to Store
- Less from PC World
Currys
Canon IXUS 285 HS from Currys
£159.00
Checked 1 hour ago
FREE Standard delivery
In stock (10 available)
Go to Store
Currys
Canon IXUS 285 HS from Currys
£154.00
Checked 1 hour ago
Out of stock
Go to Store
- Less from Currys
Wex Photographic
Canon IXUS 285 HS from Wex Photographic
Free Next Day Delivery Voucher
Free Next Day Delivery over £100
Valid 1 Feb 17 - 28 Feb 17
£154.00
Checked 3 hours ago
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
Go to Store
Wex Photographic
Canon IXUS 285 HS from Wex Photographic
Free Next Day Delivery Voucher
Free Next Day Delivery over £100
Valid 1 Feb 17 - 28 Feb 17
£154.00
Checked 3 hours ago
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
Go to Store
Wex Photographic
Canon IXUS 285 HS from Wex Photographic
Free Next Day Delivery Voucher
Free Next Day Delivery over £100
Valid 1 Feb 17 - 28 Feb 17
£154.00
Checked 3 hours ago
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
Go to Store
- Less from Wex Photographic
Jessops
£159.00
Checked 2 hours ago
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
Go to Store
Jessops
£169.00
Checked 2 hours ago
Out of stock
Go to Store
Jessops
£169.00
Checked 2 hours ago
Out of stock
Go to Store
- Less from Jessops
BT Shop
Canon IXUS 285 HS from BT Shop
£170.83
Checked 13 hours ago
Standard delivery: £3.49
In stock
Go to Store
BT Shop
Canon IXUS 285 HS from BT Shop
£170.83
Checked 13 hours ago
Standard delivery: £3.49
In stock
Go to Store
BT Shop
Canon IXUS 285 HS from BT Shop
£170.83
Checked 13 hours ago
Out of stock
Go to Store
- Less from BT Shop
BT Business Direct
Canon IXUS 285 HS from BT Business Direct
£170.83
Checked 13 hours ago
Standard delivery: £6.00
In stock
Go to Store
BT Business Direct
Canon IXUS 285 HS from BT Business Direct
£170.83
Checked 13 hours ago
Standard delivery: £6.00
In stock
Go to Store
BT Business Direct
Canon IXUS 285 HS from BT Business Direct
£170.83
Checked 13 hours ago
Out of stock
Go to Store
- Less from BT Business Direct
365games.co.uk
Canon IXUS 285 HS from 365games.co.uk
£187.49
Checked 12 hours ago
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
Go to Store
PC World Business
Canon IXUS 285 HS from PC World Business
£159.00
Checked 40 minutes ago
Delivery unknown
In stock, only 8 left!
Go to Store
PC World Business
Canon IXUS 285 HS from PC World Business
£181.18
Checked 40 minutes ago
Delivery unknown
In stock (85 available)
Go to Store
- Less from PC World Business
Firstcall Photographic
£159.99
Checked 11 hours ago
Out of stock
Go to Store
Park Cameras
£166.00
Checked 5 hours ago
Delivery unknown
In stock, only 1 left!
Go to Store
CCL Computers
Canon IXUS 285 HS from CCL Computers
£170.68
Checked 1 day ago
Delivery unknown
Go to Store
zippytom
£177.82
Checked 5 hours ago
Out of stock
Go to Store
The Tech Warehouse
Canon IXUS 285 HS from The Tech Warehouse
£185.19
Checked 1 day ago
Delivery unknown
Go to Store
shop4world
Canon IXUS 285 HS from shop4world
£187.49
Checked 30 minutes ago
Delivery unknown
In stock
Go to Store
Wellindal
Canon IXUS 285 HS from Wellindal
£200.09
Checked 22 hours ago
Delivery unknown
In stock
Go to Store
Wellindal
Canon IXUS 285 HS from Wellindal
£208.30
Checked 22 hours ago
Delivery unknown
In stock
Go to Store
- Less from Wellindal
Report an incorrect price Found it cheaper elsewhere?
 Show All Prices - Less
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

Searching for prices in ...
Canon IXUS 285 hs review 2016
Canon IXUS 285 HS Review!
Canon IXUS 285 HS - NFC, Wi-Fi Video test 20.2 Mpx
Canon IXUS 285 HS or Canon ELPH 360 HS Video & Zoom Test

25 Reasons For

Good Expert Reviews

This compact camera digital camera received a score of 80% from expert review website dkamera.de. This means that experts are not that keen on this Canon camera.

Owner Reviews Are Good

Based on 6 owner reviews the average owner rating of this compact camera digital camera is 87%.

Canon Has Good Reviews for Its Cameras

Based on 20,159 expert and owner reviews, Canon has good reviews for its cameras. Canon also has good reviews specifically within its compact camera digital cameras range compared to other manufacturers.

Full HD HD Type

The HD type of this digital camera is Full HD, which is typical of many latest digital cameras.

Chart Edit

Recent Price Drop of £19.00

In the last couple of weeks the price of the IXUS 285 HS has dropped by £19.00.

Has a GPS (satellite)

has a GPS (satellite)

The Canon IXUS 285 HS has a GPS (satellite), unlike most of the other compact camera digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to the IXUS 285 HS which do not have a GPS (satellite).

Read more Less Chart Edit

Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

The Canon IXUS 285 HS supports Full HD video, which is unusual. Most of the other new digital cameras do not support Full HD video.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Fairly Large Display Diagonal

At 3 inches, the IXUS 285 HS has a fairly large display diagonal compared to most of the other latest compact camera digital cameras. Digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the IXUS 285 HS have display diagonals of between 0.5" and 3", and the average display diagonal is 2.8".

Alternative 3" screen cameras currently available that you might want to look at include the Canon SX610 HS (£130.00) which is cheaper.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Supports Wi-Fi

Like most of the other compact camera digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to the IXUS 285 HS, the IXUS 285 HS supports wi-Fi.

It may also be worth considering one of the other cameras which support wi-Fi currently available including cheaper digital cameras such as the Canon SX610 HS (£130.00).

Read more Less Chart Edit

Has an Image Stabilizer

Like most of the other compact camera digital cameras that are a comparable age to the IXUS 285 HS, the IXUS 285 HS has an image stabilizer.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other digital cameras with an image stabilizer currently available including cheaper cameras such as the Canon SX610 HS (£130.00).

Read more Less Chart Edit

Quite High Megapixel

The megapixels of compact camera digital cameras that have been around for the last year range from 10MP to 24MP. The IXUS 285 HS has one of the higher megapixels (20.2 megapixels) amongst compact camera digital cameras of this age.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Very Small Closest Focusing Distance

The IXUS 285 HS has a fairly small closest focusing distance (only 0.01 meters) compared to most of the other cameras that are a comparable age to the IXUS 285 HS. Latest digital cameras have closest focusing distances of between 0.01m and 1m, and the average closest focusing distance is 0.28m.

Chart Edit

Has Two White Balances

The number of white balance modes found on the IXUS 285 HS is more than most digital cameras that were launched in the last 12 months. This camera has an Auto white balance, which is the most frequently found white balance found on compact camera digital cameras that came out in the last year. The white balance "Manual" is also found on this Canon digital camera.

Chart Edit

Has Five Photo Effectss

The IXUS 285 HS has a greater number of photo effects than most compact camera digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as it. This digital camera has a Black&White photo effects, which is the most frequently found photo effects found on latest compact camera digital cameras. The photo effectss "Negative film", "Positive film", "Sepia" and "Vivid" are also found on this camera.

Chart Edit

Quite Many Total Megapixels

With a total megapixels of 21.1 megapixels, the Canon IXUS 285 HS has one of the more total megapixelss amongst compact camera digital cameras of this age. The least total megapixels of new digital cameras is 14MP and the most is 25MP.

Chart Edit

Very Small Maximum Aperture Number

The biggest maximum aperture number of compact camera digital cameras that are a similar age to the IXUS 285 HS is 2.7 and the smallest is 7. The IXUS 285 HS has a very small maximum aperture number (7) compared to most of the other new compact camera digital cameras.

Chart Edit

5184 X 3888 Pixels Maximum Image Resolution

The Canon IXUS 285 HS has a higher image resolution than most latest cameras. This camera has a 5184 x 3888 pixels maximum image resolution, whereas most new cameras have a 4608 x 3456 pixels maximum image resolution.

A 5184 x 3888 pixels maximum image resolution is actually the best image resolution amongst all new compact camera digital cameras.

Amongst similar types of digital camera the worst image resolution is 4608 x 3456 pixels.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Supports One Image Formats Supported

The number of supported image formats on the IXUS 285 HS is more than most compact camera digital cameras that have been around for a similar time to it. The most commonly supported image formats supported is JPG, but this image formats supported is not supported by this Canon camera. The image formats supporteds JPEG XR are also supported by this camera.

Read more Less Chart Edit

1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many compact camera digital cameras that have been available for the last year.

Chart Edit

1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolutions

The Canon IXUS 285 HS supports a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over two times the video resolution of the most frequently found video resolutions of 1280 x 720 pixels (which is also supported by this digital camera). In addition, this camera supports a video resolutions of 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. The best video resolution of all new digital cameras is 3840 x 2160 pixels and the worst is 640 x 480 pixels.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Supports Seven ISO Sensitivitys

The IXUS 285 HS has a greater number of ISO speeds than most compact camera digital cameras that came out in the last year. The most frequently supported ISO sensitivity is 160, but this ISO sensitivity is not supported by this Canon digital camera. The ISO sensitivitys 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600 and Auto are also supported by this Canon camera.

Chart Edit

± 2EV (1/3EV Step) Light Exposure Correction

This digital camera has a ± 2EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction, which is typical of many cameras that were released in the last year.

Chart Edit

Fairly Long Slowest Camera Shutter Speed

The shortest slowest camera shutter speed of new compact camera digital cameras is 0.4s and the longest is 120s. The IXUS 285 HS has a fairly long slowest camera shutter speed (15 seconds) compared to most of the other newly released compact camera digital cameras.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Auto Focus Adjustment

This camera has an Auto/Manual focus adjustment, which is typical of many compact camera digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to it.

Chart Edit

Very Small ISO Sensitivity (min)

At only 80, the Canon IXUS 285 HS has a quite small ISO sensitivity (min) compared to most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the IXUS 285 HS. The smallest ISO sensitivity (min) of recently released compact camera digital cameras is 80, the biggest is 200, and the average ISO sensitivity (min) is 97.

Chart Edit

7 Reasons Against

Not Waterproof

The IXUS 285 HS is not waterproof, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other latest digital cameras are also not waterproof.

Chart Edit

Not 3D

Most latest digital cameras are not 3D. The IXUS 285 HS is no exception to this as it too is not 3D.

Chart Edit

Does Not Support Video Capability

The Canon IXUS 285 HS does not support video capability. Most of the other compact camera digital cameras that were launched in the last 12 months also do not support video capability.

Chart Edit

Does Not Have a Built-In Flash

The Canon IXUS 285 HS does not have a built-in flash, although keep in mind that most of the other cameras that came out around the same time as the IXUS 285 HS also do not have a built-in flash.

Chart Edit

Only Features One Auto Focusing (AF) Modes

The number of auto focusing (AF) modes featured on the Canon IXUS 285 HS is more than most digital cameras that have been available for a comparable time to it. The most commonly featured auto focusing (AF) modes is Multi Point Auto Focus, but this auto focusing (AF) modes is not featured on this camera. The auto focusing (AF) modess AI Focus are also featured on this digital camera.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Only Features Six Flash Modess

The Canon IXUS 285 HS has a greater number of flash modes than most digital cameras that were released in the last 12 months. This camera features an Auto flash modes, which is the most commonly featured flash modes featured on digital cameras that are a comparable age to the IXUS 285 HS. The flash modess "Flash off", "Flash on", "Manual", "Red-eye reduction" and "Slow synchronization" are also featured on this Canon camera.

Chart Edit

Only 180 Battery Life (CIPA Standard)s

The IXUS 285 HS is a camera that takes 180 shots battery life (CIPA standard)s. Most of the other compact camera digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the IXUS 285 HS take between 180 and 959 battery life (CIPA standard)s.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel
Image Stabilizer
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution(s)
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Formats Supported
Total Megapixels
Supported Aspect Ratios
Image Sensor Size
Design
Colour of Product
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
Maximum Aperture Number
Minimum Aperture Number
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Extra/Smart Zoom
Lens Structure (elements/groups)
Combined Zoom
Number of Aspheric Elements
Focusing
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
Auto Focus (AF) Assist Beam
Closest Focusing Distance
Auto Focus (AF) Points
Focus Adjustment
Focus
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Modes
ISO Sensitivity
ISO Sensitivity (max)
ISO Sensitivity (min)
Light Metering
Light Exposure Correction
Shutter
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed
Fastest Camera Shutter Speed
Flash
Flash Modes
Flash Sync-Speed
External Flash Connector
Flash Exposure Compensation
Flash Range (tele)
Flash Range (wide)
Video
Full HD Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Motion JPEG Frame Rate
Video Formats Supported
Analog Signal Format System
Video Resolutions
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Voice Recording
Memory
Compatible Memory Cards
Memory Slots
Display
Display Diagonal
Display
Field of View
Display Resolution (numeric)
Ports & Interfaces
PictBridge
USB Connector Type
HDMI
HDMI Connector Type
USB Version
USB Connector
Camera
GPS (satellite)
White Balance
Shooting Modes
Photo Effects
Self-Timer Delay
Histogram
Playback Zoom (max)
Orientation Sensor
Camera File System
Camera Playback
Contrast Adjustment
Direct Printing
Brightness Adjustment
Languages Support
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Weight (including Battery)
Battery
Power Source Type
Battery Technology
Number of Batteries Supported
Battery Type
Battery Life (max)
Battery Life (CIPA Standard)
Operational Conditions
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
System Requirements
Packaging Content
Bundled Software
Batteries Included
Hand Strap
Quick Start Guide
Carrying Case
Networking
Wi-Fi
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Wi-Fi Standards
Other Features
USB Connectivity
Technical Details
Image Processor

Expert Reviews

(1)

User Reviews

(6)
« Prev 1 of 2 Next »

Manufacturer's Description

Show

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers canon 1082c006, canon 10142575, canon 1082c006a, canon 1082c006aa, canon 10142575pcw
Barcodes 00000010142575, 04549292057478, 04549292057539, 04549292057591, 08714574634432

Save Money with These Great Digital Camera Vouchers & Offers

£30 Off
Voucher
£30 Off a £300+ spend
Valid 3 Feb 17 - 31 May 17
15% Off
Voucher
15% Off for new customers
Valid 17 Mar 16 - 17 Mar 17
5% Off
Voucher
Spend over £49 get up to 5% Off
Valid 6 Feb 17 - 6 Mar 17
8% Off
Voucher
8% Off Cameras and Photo Accessories, including special Offers
Valid 26 Dec 16 - 29 May 17

See How Other Digital Cameras Compare to the Canon IXUS 285 HS

Lumix DMC-TZ57 vs IXUS 285 HS

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ57 vs Canon IXUS 285 HS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ57 Canon IXUS 285 HS
£ 178.10 £135.00
56% Higher Display Resolution
50% Higher Maximum ISO Speed
350 Shots Per Battery Charge
16x Bigger Extra / Smart Zoom
£43 More Expensive
Significantly Shorter Maximum Camera Shutter Speed

PowerShot SX700 HS vs IXUS 285 HS

Canon PowerShot SX700 HS vs Canon IXUS 285 HS
Canon PowerShot SX700 HS Canon IXUS 285 HS
£ 154.99 £135.00
Shorter Flash Sync-Speed
A Bit Better Expert Reviews
Bigger Optical Zoom
450mm Longer Maximum Focal Length
£20 More Expensive
122g Heavier

Sony DSC-W810 vs Canon IXUS 285 HS

Sony DSC-W810 vs Canon IXUS 285 HS
Sony DSC-W810 Canon IXUS 285 HS
£ 78.99 £135.00
£56 Cheaper
Significantly Bigger Digital Zoom
33% Lighter
Twenty More Shots Per Battery Charge
2x Shorter Maximum Battery Life
7x Shorter Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
© 2017 Kagoo Ltd .
Feedback