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Canon IXUS 30 Digital Camera

£194.05
Compact Camera 3.2MP 3x Apr 2016
Camera Type Megapixel Optical Zoom Release Date
Canon has excellent reviews for its cameras
Good quality pictures
Good battery life
4 Reviews
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Canon Has Excellent Reviews for Its Cameras

We checked 34,684 expert and user reviews (including 1,256 verified purchases) for Canon cameras and found that on average Canon has excellent reviews compared to other brands. We also found that Canon has excellent reviews specifically for its low megapixel digital cameras. 92% of those that bought a Canon digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


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Reasonably Priced

Three people who purchased this digital camera thought it was good value for money. S. Taylor gave the product a rating of 5 stars out of 5 and wrote in their review of this digital camera “The screen is larger than any other in the same price range and very clear”. Mr. L. J. Melling mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Still a bargain”. They also said “Forget the 16mb card and get at least a 128mb one they are cheap enough now” in their review.


Power

Good Battery Life

Two customers who purchased this digital camera wrote that it had a good battery life. Twelve years ago S. Taylor mentioned “The next things on my list are a spare battery and a hard case for it - as I am particularly prone to smashing things that have cost me money!” and scored it a maximum of 5 stars. Sq said in the same month “After 6 months of use I can tell this is a fantastic little camera with very good battery life, nice functions” in their review of this digital camera.


Good Quality Pictures

Four people who purchased the Canon IXUS 30 reckoned that it was able to produce good images. S. Taylor wrote on expert website Amazon “It feels secure and allows you easy editing and image manipulation - there is absolutley NO DELAY between pushing the button” in their review of this digital camera and gave it a rating of 5 stars out of 5.

Good Video Capture

Two people who reviewed the Canon IXUS 30 thought it was good for video recording.

Good Screen / Viewfinder

Two owners who purchased it concluded that it had a good screen.

Good Quality Lens

Two people who reviewed this digital camera considered that it had a good zoom. Mr. L. J. Melling mentioned on expert review site Amazon “The zoom of 3x is great including zooming into to an already taken pic” and gave it a rating of 5 stars out of 5.


Features

Good Technical Features

Two owners who reviewed the Canon IXUS 30 thought it had good features. Mr. L. J. Melling said on expert website Amazon “The 30 is faster, lighter, smaller and with more useful features” in their review of this digital camera and gave this digital camera a score of 5 stars out of 5.


Design

Nice Design

Two people wrote in their reviews that the product was good looking. S. Taylor mentioned “It looks stylish and is a simple shape” and gave it a rating of 5 stars out of 5. Mr. L. J. Melling rated it 5 stars out of 5 and wrote “This is such a stylish camera that will still look good” in their review of this digital camera.

Easy to Use

Two owners wrote in their reviews that it was easy to use. S. Taylor said on expert review site Amazon “It is very intuitive”. They also mentioned “Overall, this has been a great surprise and a pleasure to use” in their review.

Good Product Quality

Three owners who reviewed the Canon IXUS 30 agreed that it was good quality. Amazon Customer gave this digital camera the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5 and said in their review of this digital camera on expert review site Amazon “This is an ace camera, loads of features for the size, massive screen on the back, video reasonably good quality, size, 3xzoom”. S. Taylor mentioned on expert review site Amazon “Windows XP picks it up straight away, so you don't even need to install the software - 3X optical zoom is very useful Image Quality” in their review of this digital camera and gave this digital camera a rating of 5 stars out of 5. They also wrote “Will print photo-quality up to A3 on the best setting - produces good quality videos - produced some lovely pictures on the Boots photostations - gives excellently balanced” in their review.


Other

Released Over a Year Ago

This camera was released in April 2016.


Lens System

Average Optical Zoom

With an optical zoom of 3 times zoom factor, the IXUS 30 has a fairly average optical zoom compared to most of the other cameras of a similar age and type to this camera.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 3x optical zoom cameras currently available including the Nikon 1 J1 which has better reviews.

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Picture Quality

3.2 Megapixels Megapixel

This is a 3.2 megapixels digital camera.

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Canon IXUS 30 Review Sources

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