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Canon PowerShot SX610 HS

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Canon PowerShot SX610 HS

£160.00
Canon PowerShot SX610 HS
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A very popular and excellent value for money compact digital camera, with an industry award and very good features
Compact 20.2MP 18x Yes Mar 2016
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Canon PowerShot SX610 HS Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the Canon PowerShot SX610 HS number 21 across all digital cameras and number 72 in best selling cameras.
88
Reviews
999 Reviews + 1 Award
95
Value for Money
Excellent
80
Features
Fully-Featured
77
Age
1 Year Old
86
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 86?

It has good expert reviews and very good user reviews with 95% of buyers recommending this digital camera to others. This digital camera has received a "Highly Recommended" award from Gadgetspeak.com. Praktica cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this camera is slightly out of date, and newer cameras with more up to date technology are available.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 January 2018.
This Canon digital camera has some great features:
4608 x 3456 pixels image resolution
Higher than average megapixels
Smaller than average optical zoom
Has an image stabilizer
Sleek and slim with a powerful zoom
Superb zoom for spectacular range
Connect and share with a touch
Your one-stop image management solution
Beautiful images and incredible performance start here
Capture your adventures in stunning full HD

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

Having compared the PowerShot SX610 HS with other relevant digital cameras, we have concluded that it is very good for everyday photography, ranking number 22 in everyday photography cameras. It is also very good for landscape photography, ranking number 22 in landscape photography cameras as well being very good for wildlife photography, ranking number 20 in wildlife photography cameras.
75
Portrait Photography
Very Good
78
Landscape Photography
Very Good
78
Everyday Photography
Very Good
75
Sports Photography
Very Good
76
Wildlife Photography
Very Good

Should You Buy it Now?

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Canon PowerShot SX610 HS In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

One Industry Award

The expert at review website Gadgetspeak.com strongly endorse this Canon digital camera and have given it their "Highly Recommended" award.

Average Expert Reviews

Based on three expert reviews from sites including Ephotozine, PC Mag and gadgetspeak.com this camera has an average expert rating of 77 out of 100.

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Excellent User Reviews

Owners have rated this camera on average 90%. 568 reviewers (93% of all reviewers) gave this digital camera either 4 or 5 stars and 95% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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A Best Selling Product

The PowerShot SX610 HS is one the fastest selling camera currently available for purchase according to Amazon sales data.

Very Good Brand

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

Value For Money

Excellent Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews, good features and is under 2 years old. At £160.00 it is in the cheapest 25% of cameras.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Canon PowerShot SX610 HS and the United Kingdom price of £160.00 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $159.99 (£221.89).

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Age

Released Over a Year Ago

Canon released the PowerShot SX610 HS in March 2016.

Features

4608 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum image resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on cameras.

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Higher Than Average Megapixels

The megapixels of the PowerShot SX610 HS of 20.2MP is in the highest 16% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. The lowest megapixels of cameras is 0.3MP, the highest is 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP.

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Smaller Than Average Optical Zoom

The PowerShot SX610 HS's optical zoom of only 18x is in the smallest 31% of all cameras when ordered 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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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Canon PowerShot SX610 HS has an image stabilizer, as do 78% of cameras.

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Very Low Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The ISO sensitivities (max) of cameras range from 200 to 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000. The maximum ISO sensitivity of the PowerShot SX610 HS of only 3,200 is in the lowest 19% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The Canon PowerShot SX610 HS's minimum aperture number of 3.8 is fairly standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the largest 15% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The PowerShot SX610 HS has a built-in flash, as do 68% of digital cameras.

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Average Weight

The weight of the PowerShot SX610 HS of 167g is fairly standard compared to most other cameras. It is in the heaviest 36% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Carrying Case

The PowerShot SX610 HS has a carrying case. 88% of cameras do not have a carrying case.

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

The maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Canon PowerShot SX610 HS of only 450mm is shorter than 75% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Slower Than Average Flash Recharging Time

The PowerShot SX610 HS's flash recharging time of 10s is slower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is slower than 93% of all cameras when ordered by this feature. The average flash recharging time of all cameras is 5.5s, with the fastest being 1s and the slowest being 15s.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The Canon PowerShot SX610 HS's image sensor size of 0.435" is relatively typical compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 34% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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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|1080 x 720|640 x 480 pixels, which is the most frequently supported resolution on cameras.

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Average Digital Zoom

The PowerShot SX610 HS's digital zoom of 4x is relatively standard compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 87% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Self-Timer

The Canon PowerShot SX610 HS has a self-timer. 82% of cameras do not have a self-timer.

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Supports Full HD Video

Full HD video

The Canon PowerShot SX610 HS supports Full HD video, which is unusual. 76% of cameras do not support Full HD video.

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Higher Than Average Display Resolution

The Canon PowerShot SX610 HS's display resolution of 922,000 pixels is higher than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the highest 20% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. The display resolutions of cameras range from 23,000 pixels to 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 620,000 pixels.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Canon PowerShot SX610 HS supports Wi-Fi, unlike 69% of cameras which do not support Wi-Fi.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

Like most other cameras, the PowerShot SX610 HS does not have a GPS (satellite). 89% of cameras do not have a GPS (satellite).

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Canon PowerShot SX610 HS of 3" is fairly typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is larger than 44% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Wrist Strap

The PowerShot SX610 HS has a wrist strap. 91% of digital cameras do not have a wrist strap.

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Only 2592 X 194 Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the PowerShot SX610 HS is 2592 x 194. That's 83% lower still image resolution than the most common resolution of 1712 x 1712. In addition, this Canon camera supports a still image resolution of 2592 x 1944. The worst resolution of all cameras is 384 x 480 and the best is 6016 x 4016.

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Smaller Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The maximum aperture number of the PowerShot SX610 HS of only 6.9 is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the smallest 17% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a USB Connectivity

The Canon PowerShot SX610 HS has a USB connectivity. 87% of cameras do not have a USB connectivity.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The PowerShot SX610 HS supports Near Field Communication (NFC). 87% of cameras do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

canoninternational cnnsx610newkit1us, canon powershotsx610hs, canon pssx610hsbk, unknown 0113c001, canon 0112c001, canon 0111c001, canon 0113c001, canon sx610hs, canon w18x

Barcodes:

00013803253047, 00013803253276, 00013803253283, 00731215390357, 00743724336146, 00769978838533, 04549292030631, 04549292030655, 04549292031034, 04549292031096, 05425656492408, 08714574627175, 08714574627199, 08714574630656, 08714574630663, 08714574634135

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