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Canon Powershot ELPH 150 IS

74

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Canon Powershot ELPH 150 is

£295.00
Canon Powershot ELPH 150 IS
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A fully featured and low cost compact camera, good for sports photography
Compact 20MP 10x Yes Feb 2014
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Canon Powershot ELPH 150 is Review

With excellent features and representing very good value for money, we have ranked the Canon Powershot ELPH 150 is number 406 across all digital cameras.
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Reviews
1 Review
74
Value for Money
Good
82
Features
Fully-Featured
67
Age
4 Years Old
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It has below average expert reviews with an average expert rating of 50%. Praktica cameras have excellent reviews in general.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better cameras are available. View the latest digital cameras 2018.
It has some great features:
5152 x 3864 pixels image resolution
Higher than average megapixels
Smaller than average optical zoom
Has an image stabilizer
Spectacular imaging that's stylish
10x optical zoom
20.0 megapixel sensor
DIGIC 4+ image processor
720p HD video
Smart AUTO
Intelligent IS
Creative shooting modes
ECO mode
Help button

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

Having compared this Canon digital camera with other relevant digital cameras, we have concluded that it is very good for everyday photography, ranking number 376 in everyday photography cameras. It is also very good for landscape photography, ranking number 397 in landscape photography cameras as well being very good for wildlife photography, ranking number 389 in wildlife photography cameras.
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Portrait Photography
Very Good
78
Landscape Photography
Very Good
78
Everyday Photography
Very Good
75
Sports Photography
Very Good
76
Wildlife Photography
Very Good

Canon Powershot ELPH 150 IS Video Reviews

How Big is the Canon Powershot ELPH 150 IS?

The Canon Powershot ELPH 150 IS is 95.3mm wide and 56.8mm tall. It is 23.7mm deep and weighs 125g.

Canon Powershot ELPH 150 IS top dimensions

Canon Powershot ELPH 150 is In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Poor Expert Reviews

Digital camera expert review website PC Mag scored this Canon camera 50 out of 100. If all the cameras are ranked by average expert review score then this camera is in the bottom 2%.

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Canon Has Very Good Digital Camera Reviews

Based on 42,313 expert and owner reviews (including 8,757 verified purchases), Canon has very good ratings for its digital cameras. 95% of those that bought a Canon digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

Whilst the product is cheaper than 64% of cameras, it has excellent reviews and good features but is over 6 months old, and at £295.00 it does not appear to be great value for money overall.

Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This digital camera has been on the market since February 2014.

Features

5152 X 3864 Pixels Image Resolution

The Powershot ELPH 150 IS has a maximum image resolution of 5152 x 3864 pixels. That's 25% higher resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels. Across all cameras the best resolution is 8256 x 6192 pixels and the worst is 640 x 480 pixels.

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Higher Than Average Megapixels

The megapixels of the Canon Powershot ELPH 150 IS of 20MP is higher than 78% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. Cameras have megapixels of between 0.3MP and 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP.

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Smaller Than Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Powershot ELPH 150 IS of only 10x is in the smallest 24% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The Canon Powershot ELPH 150 IS has a maximum video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The best resolution of all digital cameras is 3840 x 3840 pixels and the worst is 160 x 120 pixels. A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is known as "HD 720".

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Canon Powershot ELPH 150 IS has an image stabilizer, as do 78% of cameras.

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Lower Than Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The Powershot ELPH 150 IS's maximum ISO sensitivity of only 1,600 is very low compared to most other cameras. It is lower than 97% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. The ISO sensitivities (max) of digital cameras range from 200 to 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture number of the Canon Powershot ELPH 150 IS of 3 is relatively standard compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 48% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Canon Powershot ELPH 150 IS has a built-in flash. 68% of digital cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Very Light

The lightest camera is 50g , the heaviest is 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. The Powershot ELPH 150 IS's weight of only 125g is lighter than average when compared to most other cameras. It is lighter than 81% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Wrist Strap

The Canon Powershot ELPH 150 IS has a wrist strap, unlike 91% of cameras which do not have a wrist strap.

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Shorter Than Average Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Canon Powershot ELPH 150 IS of only 240mm is shorter than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is shorter than 80% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Very Low Display Resolution

The lowest display resolution of cameras is 23,000 pixels, the highest is 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 620,000 pixels. The display resolution of the Canon Powershot ELPH 150 IS of only 230,000 pixels is lower than 80% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Slower Than Average Flash Recharging Time

The flash recharging time of the Powershot ELPH 150 IS of 10s is slower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is slower than 90% of all cameras when ordered by this feature. The flash recharging times of cameras range from 1s to 15s, and the average flash recharging time is 5.5s.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

The Powershot ELPH 150 IS does not support Full HD video. 76% of digital cameras also do not support Full HD video.

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Does Not Have an HDMI

Like most other cameras, the Canon Powershot ELPH 150 IS does not have an HDMI. 55% of cameras do not have an HDMI.

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Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Powershot ELPH 150 IS of 4x is fairly standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the biggest 45% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

Across all the cameras the display diagonals range from 1" to 7.7", and the average display diagonal is 2.9". The Powershot ELPH 150 IS's display diagonal of only 2.7" is smaller than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is smaller than 84% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Live View

The Canon Powershot ELPH 150 IS supports live view, which is unusual. 83% of cameras do not support live view.

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Only 230 Battery Life

Most cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life, including the Canon Powershot ELPH 150 IS which takes 230 battery life.

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Smaller Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The Powershot ELPH 150 IS's maximum aperture number of only 6.9 is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is smaller than 82% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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5152 X 3864 Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the Powershot ELPH 150 IS is 5152 x 3864. That's over six times the resolution of a 1712 x 1712 digital camera, which is the most common resolution supported by digital cameras. The resolution of all digital 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 Powershot ELPH 150 IS of 0.435" is relatively average compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the biggest 25% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Direct Printing

The Powershot ELPH 150 IS supports direct printing. 88% of digital cameras do not support direct printing.

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Has a Self-Timer

The Powershot ELPH 150 IS has a self-timer, which is unusual. 82% of cameras do not have a self-timer.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

canon 9365b001, canon 4b18497a, canon 9362b001, canon 9359b001

Barcodes:

00012303515228, 00012303515235, 00013803238525, 00013803238624, 00013803238631, 00013803238662, 00014445818731, 00031532910840, 00037648219075, 00132018240151, 00132018501894, 00138032385250, 00138032386240, 00138032386318, 00138032386622, 00163121452872, 00163121452896, 00172304233658, 00319438122698, 00617407475456, 00731944127460, 00731944128665, 00804892185483, 00804893479284, 00846829711532, 00846829798076, 00846829877733, 00846829948716, 00846830066027, 00863189897164

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