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Canon PowerShot SX540 HS

83

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Canon PowerShot SX540 HS

£199.00
Canon PowerShot SX540 HS
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A very popular and top of the range bridge camera, with an industry award and a massive 50x optical zoom
Bridge 20.3MP 50x Yes Sep 2016
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Canon PowerShot SX540 HS Review

With excellent features and outstanding reviews, we have ranked the Canon PowerShot SX540 HS number 15 in best selling cameras and number 96 across all digital cameras.
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Reviews
45 Reviews + 1 Award
64
Value for Money
Good
92
Features
Fully-Featured
89
Age
18 Months Old
83
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 83?

It has good expert reviews and great user reviews with an average overall rating of 77%, based on 45 reviews. This digital camera has received a "Recommended" award from Dkamera.de. Looking across the entire Canon camera range, the average reviews for all Canon cameras are also excellent.
At over a year old this digital camera is slightly out of date, and newer digital cameras with more up to date technology are available. View the latest digital cameras 2018.
It is one of the best selling digital cameras currently on the market. View best selling digital cameras February 2018.
Customers report good lens quality, picture quality and that it is easy to use.
This Canon digital camera has some great features:
Higher than average megapixels
5184 x 3888 pixels image resolution
Very big optical zoom
Larger than average minimum aperture number
PowerShot sx540 HS
Flexible shooting
Full HD movies
Connect and share
Simple or advanced
Ease and comfort

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

Having compared the PowerShot SX540 HS with other relevant digital cameras, we have concluded that it is very good for everyday photography, ranking number 155 in everyday photography cameras. It is also very good for portrait photography, ranking number 141 in portrait photography cameras as well being very good for landscape photography, ranking number 154 in landscape photography cameras.
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Portrait Photography
Very Good
74
Landscape Photography
Very Good
76
Everyday Photography
Very Good
70
Sports Photography
Very Good
61
Wildlife Photography
Good

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of £110 on eBay 34 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
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Canon PowerShot SX540 HS In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

One Industry Award

This camera was given a "Recommended" award by review site Dkamera.de who thought that this Canon digital camera was very good.

Average Expert Reviews

Based on four expert reviews from sites including fotomaniak.pl, tek.no, dkamera.de and Les Numeriques.com the average expert rating of this camera is 73%.

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Good User Reviews

On average, PowerShot SX540 HS owners rated this camera 82%. Over 81% of reviewers gave this camera either 4 or 5 stars.

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Users Report Good Lens Quality

Nine people who bought it wrote that it had a good zoom and two people mentioned in their reviews that the product had a good lens.

Top Seller

Across all cameras, the PowerShot SX540 HS is one the most popular products currently on the market.

Canon Has Excellent Reviews for Its Cameras

Based on 43,271 user and expert reviews (including 10,031 verified purchases), Canon has excellent ratings for its cameras. 96% of those that bought a Canon digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report Good Picture Quality

10 owners who reviewed the Canon PowerShot SX540 HS said that it was able to produce good images.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

Eight people who reviewed the Canon PowerShot SX540 HS concluded that it was easy to use.

Users Report Good Product Quality

Seven customers wrote in their reviews that the Canon PowerShot SX540 HS was good quality.

Value for Money

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Canon PowerShot SX540 HS and the United Kingdom price of £199.00 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $249.97 (£350.86).

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Age

Released 18 Months Ago

This digital camera was released in September 2016.

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Features

Higher Than Average Megapixels

The megapixels of digital cameras range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP. The megapixels of the PowerShot SX540 HS of 20.3MP is higher than 86% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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5184 X 3888 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest image resolution of the Canon PowerShot SX540 HS is 5184 x 3888 pixels. That's 27% higher resolution than the most common 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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Very Big Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Canon PowerShot SX540 HS of 50x is very big compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the biggest 4% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on digital cameras.

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Very Low Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The Canon PowerShot SX540 HS's maximum ISO sensitivity of only 3,200 is lower than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the lowest 24% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. Cameras have ISO sensitivities (max) of between 200 and 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 15,000.

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Larger Than Average Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture number of the PowerShot SX540 HS of 3.4 is larger than 82% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Canon PowerShot SX540 HS has an image stabilizer, as do 78% of digital cameras.

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Supports Full HD Video

The PowerShot SX540 HS supports Full HD video, which is unusual. 76% of cameras do not support Full HD video.

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Has a USB Connectivity

The Canon PowerShot SX540 HS has a USB connectivity. 87% of digital cameras do not have a USB connectivity.

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Only 205 Battery Life

Most digital cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life, including the PowerShot SX540 HS which takes 205 battery life.

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Has a GPS (satellite)

The Canon PowerShot SX540 HS has a GPS (satellite), unlike 89% of cameras which do not have a GPS (satellite).

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Has a Self-Timer

The PowerShot SX540 HS has a self-timer, which is unusual. 82% of cameras do not have a self-timer.

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Supports Direct Printing

The PowerShot SX540 HS supports direct printing. 88% of digital cameras do not support direct printing.

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Features Brightness Adjustment

The PowerShot SX540 HS features brightness adjustment, unlike 78% of digital cameras which do not feature brightness adjustment.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The PowerShot SX540 HS supports Near Field Communication (NFC). 87% of cameras do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Has an Orientation Sensor

The PowerShot SX540 HS has an orientation sensor. 92% of digital cameras do not have an orientation sensor.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The PowerShot SX540 HS's image sensor size of 0.435" is relatively standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the biggest 64% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Features Smile Detection

The Canon PowerShot SX540 HS features smile detection, which is unusual. 89% of cameras do not feature smile detection.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

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

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Only 2 USB Version

This camera supports a 2 USB version, which is typical of many digital cameras.

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Average Display Diagonal

The PowerShot SX540 HS's display diagonal of 3" is pretty standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the largest 58% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Feature Bluetooth

The PowerShot SX540 HS does not feature bluetooth. 95% of digital cameras also do not feature bluetooth.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The PowerShot SX540 HS supports Wi-Fi, unlike 69% of digital cameras which do not support Wi-Fi.

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Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the PowerShot SX540 HS of 4x is fairly typical compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 65% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Features Flash Exposure Compensation

The PowerShot SX540 HS features flash exposure compensation, unlike 78% of digital cameras which do not feature flash exposure compensation.

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Has a Tripod Mount

The Canon PowerShot SX540 HS has a tripod mount. 73% of digital cameras do not have a tripod mount.

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Has a Headphone Output

The PowerShot SX540 HS has a headphone output, which is unusual. 93% of cameras do not have a headphone output.

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Features Contrast Adjustment

The Canon PowerShot SX540 HS features contrast adjustment. 83% of digital cameras do not feature contrast adjustment.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

canon 4549292056426, canon cnd1067c001, canon 9680021127, canon camera32gb, canon 1067c011aa, canon 9608235591, canon camera64gb, canon n157779w, canon p233133p, canon 1067c001, canon sx540hs

Barcodes:

00009608235591, 00009680021127, 00013803269338, 04549292056426, 04913603133142, 08714574634210

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