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Canon PowerShot SX700 HS
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Canon PowerShot SX700 HS Digital Camera

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16.1MP 30x CMOS Dec 2015
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38 Reasons For

Ten Industry Awards

Expert review sites love this Canon camera and have given it ten awards.

This Canon digital camera was given a "Recommended" award by Ephotozine, PhotographyBlog.com, Vido.com.ua and Chip.com.my all of whom thought that this camera was good.

An additional three expert review sites endorsed this compact camera digital camera. This camera received a Camera Labs "Highly Recommended" award and it received a Digitaltrends.com "Editor's Choice" award. Additionally, What Digital Camera gave this compact camera digital camera a "Gold" award and thought it was terrific.

Digital Versus and Les Numeriques.com both gave this Canon digital camera a "5 Star" award and it received a "Good Buy" award from Optyczne.pl.

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Good Expert Reviews

Twenty-five experts from sites including What Digital Camera, PhotographyBlog.com, CNET.com and Ephotozine have rated this camera on average 81 out of 100.

Good User Reviews

People who bought this camera rated this camera 86 out of 100 on average.

Nice Design

A number of people wrote in their reviews that the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS was good looking. C. Bennett said on Amazon “The zoom is pretty good too, was able to pick out”. D. Fortune said on Amazon two years ago “Though the video mode was pretty good when well lit” in their review of this digital camera but despite that they scored the product 3 stars. Fireblade said in their review of the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS on Amazon “The wireless function is pretty good and it has a Canon app for tablets or phones (Canon Connect) if your wi-fi isn't on”.

A number of Canon PowerShot SX700 HS owners who bought this digital camera agreed that it was smooth. The Geezer wrote in their review on Amazon “They both have the digic 6 sensor which for me makes both cameras standout from the competition, its so fast and smooth in operation it's a pleasure handling the cameras” and rated the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS 5 stars.

One person who bought it concluded that it was a good design. One Canon PowerShot SX700 HS owner who bought this digital camera reckoned that it was neat. Evelyn wrote in her review “It fits neatly into my handbag” and rated it as excellent.

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Reasonably Priced

A number of Canon PowerShot SX700 HS owners who purchased it wrote that it was good value for money. Alan Sutton said on Amazon “Surpassed all expectations Great value”. Chris Hoare gave it a rating of 4 stars and he mentioned in his review of this digital camera “That 30x zoom does come at a price though; I have steady hands”. Fireblade said on Amazon “This is not a bad camera for the money”.

Several customers who reviewed it wrote that it was a bargain for the price. Last year Fireblade wrote in their review “I bought it for a cheap price and it does largely what it says on the tin”. M. Pathan mentioned in their review of this digital camera “You can upload pics via wifi which isnt too difficult to set up.I got this VERY cheap from a Hong Kong website for a about”. M. Pathan also wrote “I got this VERY cheap from a Hong Kong website for a about £130, when it retails in the UK for £190”.

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Robust

Several Canon PowerShot SX700 HS owners considered that this digital camera was well made. C. S. Short wrote “The camera itself is well made, looks great” . Dave the Engineer wrote on Amazon “Is much neater and appears better built” in his review of the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS however despite that he rated the product 2 stars. George Soros mentioned in his review of the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS on Amazon “It has built in contrast enhancer which does a very good job” and rated the product as very good.

Five Canon PowerShot SX700 HS reviewers said in their reviews that the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS was strong and durable. George Soros said three years ago “Accurate autofocus (in good lighting - in poor lighting it struggles a bit just like all its competitors)-Good body shape, durable, reasonable weight” in his review of the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS and gave the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS a rating of 5 stars. Jedslabs mentioned also three years ago “It's robust, zoom is great/quick and focus peak is very useful” in their Canon PowerShot SX700 HS review. In the same month Techgoondu.com said “Compact cameras are having a tough time these days with a slew of digital SLRs, mirrorless shooters” in their Canon PowerShot SX700 HS review.

One Canon PowerShot SX700 HS owner who reviewed this digital camera reckoned that it was easy to damage or scratch. Nat C wrote in their review on Amazon “Needed to replace my compact camera that broke”.

One customer said in their reviews that it was reliable. Expert website Techradar.com wrote “If you're after a reliable camera to take on your travels” in their review of the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS and gave it a score of 5 stars.

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Good Technical Features

Some Canon PowerShot SX700 HS owners who reviewed it mentioned that it had good features. Andreas Alambritis mentioned on Amazon “Photos are great and there are many features to use” in his Canon PowerShot SX700 HS review. Dave P. said in his review on Amazon “A great pocket sized camera with loads of useful and easy to use features”. David William Morrow scored the product 5 stars and he wrote in his review of the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS on Amazon “I have the option of take partial or full control of features or allowing the audio to do is work”.

Easy to Use

Thirty-one Canon PowerShot SX700 HS reviewers said in their reviews that this digital camera was easy to use. Chris Hoare mentioned “For truly sharp images you need a tripod; back at 20x its much easier to control the camera” in his Canon PowerShot SX700 HS review. D. Fortune wrote in their Canon PowerShot SX700 HS review “Just use though defo handy having another battery” although they gave the product a rating of 3 stars. Two years ago Dave the Engineer said “Instead of telling you up front what is the best type of card to use - go to the specifications” yet he gave it a rating of 40 out of 100.

A number of Canon PowerShot SX700 HS owners wrote in their reviews that it was easy to use the menus. Chris Hoare said in his review of the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS on Amazon “After the new zoom the next big improvement is the new screen on the back has twice the resolution so it looks more clear; and the menus look better”. Fireblade wrote on Amazon “The SCN setting on the TZ offers a plethora of different settings, including a very useful one for sunsets” in their Canon PowerShot SX700 HS review. Jedslabs said on Amazon “Solid.I am an 'experienced enthusiast' and strive for the best settings and trial every possible tweak, so I don' believe I'm not getting the best this camera can give”.

Some Canon PowerShot SX700 HS owners considered that the product was easy to setup. Timothy R. Tozer wrote “This is by far the best - only complaint is that the iPhone connection us a real pain to set up each time - better to remove the chip” and gave it a rating of 5 stars.

A number of Canon PowerShot SX700 HS reviewers who reviewed it reckoned that it had a good experience. Cnet.com mentioned on expert website CNET.com “If you're looking for more than just a simple snapshot experience from a compact zoom camera” in their review. Three years ago Chip.com.my wrote in their Canon PowerShot SX700 HS review “What better way to capture that once in a lifetime experience than to capture memorable pictures”.

One person who purchased this digital camera concluded that it was comfortable and easy to hold. Mike Renshaw he wrote “Carrying around that it felt fine and comfortable to hold”. One Canon PowerShot SX700 HS owner who bought the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS thought it was easy to handle.

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Good Size

Fourty-nine Canon PowerShot SX700 HS owners said in their reviews that it was compact. Guest111 wrote on Amazon “This is a small price to pay for the excellent zoom in a compact carry-anywhere camera” in their Canon PowerShot SX700 HS review and rated it 5 stars. In January last year Iain gave it a score of 4 stars and said on Amazon “Obviously the images are nowhere near the quality that a CSC, DSLR or even a Premium Compact can produce” in their Canon PowerShot SX700 HS review. James3 gave it a rating of 5 stars and wrote “Outstanding compact” in their review of this digital camera.

A few people wrote in their reviews that this digital camera was easy to carry around. Three years ago expert website Chip.com.my wrote in their review “Canon has definitely created a handy compact digital camera which is easy to carry while packing tons of features for the user”.

One customer who bought it reckoned that it was a good weight. One customer who reviewed the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS reckoned that it was lightweight. Senta scored it very highly and wrote on Amazon “Compact, lightweight”.

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Good Product Quality

Some customers who reviewed this digital camera agreed that it was good quality. Three years ago Amazon Customer mentioned “Colors are vivid Awesome Zoon Great quality video It's bigger than a compact” in their Canon PowerShot SX700 HS review and rated this digital camera 5 stars. Chris Hoare mentioned “Do you want to fire a flash in a restaurant? Video -------- The video image quality is better; as is the sound quality”. Chris Hoare also wrote “The sound quality is excellent; shooting video of songbirds in the forrest the audio was very good; in the city the auto levelling the microphones are internal to the camera”.

Good Quality Pictures

Some customers who reviewed it said that it was able to produce good images. Two years ago Adr mentioned on Amazon “With the right light you can really take some stunning pics” in their Canon PowerShot SX700 HS review. Amazon Customer said in their Canon PowerShot SX700 HS review on Amazon “Great photos - clear, crisp”. Amazon Customer also said “It was a good buy takes great photos with a good zoom”.

Nine Canon PowerShot SX700 HS reviewers who purchased this digital camera reckoned that it had a good picture resolution. Two years ago C. S. Short mentioned on Amazon “Then I found out that the images that have been uploaded are of lower resolution than the images stored on my SD card” in their Canon PowerShot SX700 HS review however they scored it 2 stars. George Soros mentioned on Amazon three years ago “It's even better when shooting video, you can walk with the camera” in his review of the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS. Mike Renshaw said on Amazon “The screen is excellent - it's 3 inches and very sharp resolution” in his review.

A number of people said that the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS had a good ISO range. Chris Hoare wrote on Amazon “The drop in ISO ability is most noticeable when you are out with friends; I took my SX700 to a retirement party in a restaurant; less than perfect lighting” in his Canon PowerShot SX700 HS review and rated it 80 out of 100. The Geezer wrote “I noted that the sx700 often chose a higher iso, sometimes by a full stop while keeping shutter speed” in their review.

A number of people who purchased the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS wrote that it was able to produce clear pictures. John M Brooks wrote in his review of the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS two years ago “Excellent clarity for our happy snapping” and scored the product very highly. Three years ago The Dunelmian said “From that image could still enlarge it further on the camera screen with sufficient clarity to see the red eyes”.

One customer wrote that it had a good image sensor. The Geezer gave this digital camera a score of 5 stars and wrote on Amazon three years ago “Still ended up with cleaner images with more resolution thanks to the extra zoom and the better sensor”.

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Good Quality Lens

Fourty-eight people said in their reviews that this digital camera had a good zoom. Dave P. gave the product a score of 5 stars and he said in his Canon PowerShot SX700 HS review on Amazon “It takes great pictures across the full optical zoom range”. Debbs wrote in their Canon PowerShot SX700 HS review “Love the zoom”. Fireblade said on Amazon last year “It is 30x zoom (which it does well) over the 20x zoom of the TZ 2”.

Nine Canon PowerShot SX700 HS reviewers wrote in their reviews that it had a good autofocus. Two years ago C. S. Short said “It's smaller and produces fantastic photos where the focus is on the object” yet they only gave the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS a rating of 40 out of 100. Godblast wrote on Amazon “Focus is done very fast”. Three years ago Jedslabs mentioned in their review of the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS “Fast autofocus”.

Some Canon PowerShot SX700 HS reviewers who bought the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS considered that it had a good lens. Uncle Barbar wrote “The lens is excellent in decent light conditions”. Three years ago expert website Cnet.com said “The SX700 has for new features a 30x f3.2-6.9 25-750mm lens and a 16-megapixel BSI CMOS sensor” in their Canon PowerShot SX700 HS review. Expert website Pcmag.com said “The Canon PowerShot SX700 HS has a 30x lens and a lot of features.” in their review.

A number of people who purchased the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS thought it had a good image stabiliser. Chris Hoare mentioned “I took and the video stabilisation is markedly better - even at the extreme 30x end of the zoom” and scored the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS 4 stars. George Soros wrote in his review of this digital camera on Amazon “Stabilisation works excellent, steady shot at 1/20 sec whilst heavy zooming (it won't of course freeze motion, just your handshake”.

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Good Video Capture

Twelve customers who bought the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS said that it was good for video recording. Chris Hoare said “The movie button is better on the top than the back” in his review of this digital camera. Three years ago Ggday mentioned “Stonking little camera, brilliant stills and video clips & more features than I'm ever likely to use” in their review. Jedslabs wrote “My Sony's and Panasonic's batteries are good for 300-400 shots and 20-30 mins of video easily before you get near any dead batteries” in their review of the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS.

Good Screen / Viewfinder

A few Canon PowerShot SX700 HS owners wrote in their reviews that the product had a good screen. Three years ago George Soros mentioned “Uses built-in software to compensate the handshake.-Bright, large and high quality LCD screen” in his review of the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS. Pp wrote “If just stand in place were is too much light the image can be very bad even that you see it perfectly on your screen” .

One Canon PowerShot SX700 HS owner who reviewed it said that it had a good viewfinder. Two years ago Michael Black scored the product 5 stars and he said in his Canon PowerShot SX700 HS review on Amazon “Miss a view finder when out in bright light”.

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Good Support

A few Canon PowerShot SX700 HS reviewers reckoned that it had good technical guidance. Dave P. wrote in his review on Amazon two years ago “The options to go full auto through to full manual, this is a brilliant camera”. Harry's Mum said on Amazon “Perhaps I need to read the 300 + page manual again?Really goodquality + amazing Zoom! Highly recommend” in their review and scored the product very highly. Lwuzzo wrote “The manual available online is adequate” in their review.

Good Brand

Based on 20,583 expert and owner reviews, Canon has good reviews for its cameras. Canon also has good reviews specifically for its compact cameras.

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Acceptable Noise Level

Some people considered that the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS was noisy. The Geezer wrote on Amazon “This didn't seem to affect noise which was still better than the sx280” and gave the product a score of 5 stars.

Good Flash

A number of Canon PowerShot SX700 HS reviewers wrote in their reviews that the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS had a good flash.

Has a GPS (satellite)

has a GPS (satellite)

Unlike most of the other digital cameras of this spec and age which do not have a GPS (satellite), the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS has a GPS (satellite).

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative cameras with a GPS (satellite) currently available including the Nikon Coolpix S9900[plb_2751364_price] which has better reviews.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The PowerShot SX700 HS has a built-in flash. Most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that came out around the same time as the PowerShot SX700 HS do not have a built-in flash.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative digital cameras with a built-in flash currently available including the Nikon Coolpix S9900[plb_2751364_price] which has better reviews.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The PowerShot SX700 HS supports wi-Fi, as do most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the PowerShot SX700 HS.

We compared all the other digital cameras which support wi-Fi to this digital camera and we think the Nikon Coolpix S9900[plb_2751364_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Canon PowerShot SX700 HS has an image stabilizer, as do most of the other compact cameras that were launched around the same time as the PowerShot SX700 HS.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative digital cameras with an image stabilizer currently available including the Nikon Coolpix S9900[plb_2751364_price] which has better reviews.

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Quite Big Optical Zoom

Cameras that are a similar age to the PowerShot SX700 HS have optical zooms of between 1x and 50x. The PowerShot SX700 HS has one of the bigger optical zooms (30 times zoom factor) amongst comparable spec digital cameras of this age.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative 30x optical zoom digital cameras currently available including the Nikon Coolpix S9900[plb_2751364_price] which has better reviews.

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SD Compatible Memory Cards

This digital camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC compatible memory cards, which is the most frequently supported compatible memory cards on compact cameras that have been available for around the same time as it. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

Alternative cameras that support an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory currently available which you might want to consider include because of it's better review score, the Coolpix S9900[pl_2751364_price], or the Coolpix S9900[pl_2751364_price] both from Nikon.

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Has Seven White Balances

The Canon PowerShot SX700 HS has a greater number of white balance modes than most compact cameras that were launched around the same time as it. This camera has an Auto white balance, which is the most commonly found white balance found on compact cameras that were released around the same time as the PowerShot SX700 HS. The white balances "Cloudy", "Custom modes", "Daylight", "Fluorescent", "Fluorescent H" and "Tungsten" are also found on this digital camera.

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Fairly Long Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

Digital cameras of this age and spec have maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)s of between 6.2mm and 1,200mm. With a maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of 750 millimeters, the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS has one of the longer maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)s amongst similar spec cameras of this age.

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Has Six Photo Effectss

The number of photo effects found on the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS is more than most similar spec digital cameras that were released around the same time as it. This camera has a Black&White photo effects, which is the most commonly found photo effects found on cameras of a comparable spec and age to the PowerShot SX700 HS. The photo effectss "Neutral", "Positive film", "Sepia", "Skin tones" and "Vivid" are also found on this Canon camera.

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Very Big Combined Zoom

When compared to other digital cameras that came out more than a year ago that we have assessed, the PowerShot SX700 HS's combined zoom of 120 times zoom factor is one of the biggest. Compact cameras that came out around the same time as the PowerShot SX700 HS have combined zooms of between 12x and 120x.

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Fairly High Display Resolution (numeric)

The PowerShot SX700 HS has a fairly high display resolution (numeric) (922,000 pixels) compared to most of the other digital cameras of a comparable type and age to the PowerShot SX700 HS. Compact cameras that are a comparable age to the PowerShot SX700 HS have display resolution (numeric)s of between 230,000 pixels and 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution (numeric) is 700,000 pixels.

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Quite Small Maximum Aperture Number

Across all the cameras of this type and age the maximum aperture numbers range from 2.7 to 64. At 6.9, the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS has a quite small maximum aperture number compared to most of the other digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as the PowerShot SX700 HS.

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Supports Seven ISO Sensitivitys

The number of ISO speeds supported by the PowerShot SX700 HS is more than most digital cameras of this spec and age. The most frequently supported ISO sensitivity is 160, but this ISO sensitivity is not supported by this camera. The ISO sensitivitys 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200 and Auto are also supported by this Canon digital camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolutions

The highest video resolution supported by the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over two times the video resolution of a 1280 x 720 pixels camera, which is the most common video resolution supported by compact cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the PowerShot SX700 HS. 1280 x 720 pixels is also supported by this Canon camera. In addition, this camera support a video resolutions of 320 x 240 pixels and 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.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels video resolutions is actually the best supported video resolution amongst all digital cameras of this age and type.

A 320 x 240 pixels video resolutions is the worst supported video resolution across similar types of digital camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over two times the video resolution of the most frequently found maximum video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels.

This camera's video resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best video resolution amongst all cameras of a similar age and spec to the PowerShot SX700 HS.

A 1280 x 720 pixels maximum video resolution is the worst video resolution across comparable types of camera.

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± 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 of this type and age.

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Features Five Auto Focusing (AF) Modess

The number of auto focusing (AF) modes featured on the PowerShot SX700 HS is more than most compact cameras that were launched around the same time as it. This Canon digital camera features a Face detection auto focusing (AF) modes, which is the most frequently featured auto focusing (AF) modes featured on digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to the PowerShot SX700 HS. The auto focusing (AF) modess "Continuous Auto Focus", "Servo Auto Focus", "Single Auto Focus" and "Tracking Auto Focus" are also featured on this digital camera.

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TFT Display

The PowerShot SX700 HS has a better display than most compact cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This Canon digital camera has a TFT display, whereas most compact cameras that have been around for around the same time as it have an LCD display. TFT LCDs provide better image quality and higher resolutions to earlier LCD displays but their limitations are narrow viewing angles and poor vislibility in direct sunlight.

A TFT display is actually the best display across all digital cameras of a comparable age and type to the PowerShot SX700 HS.

The worst display across comparable types of camera is LCD.

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Auto Focus Adjustment

This camera has an Auto/Manual focus adjustment, which is typical of many cameras of a similar age and type to it.

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Very Short Flash Sync-Speed

With a flash sync-speed of only 0.0005 seconds, the PowerShot SX700 HS has one of the shorter flash sync-speeds amongst cameras of this age. The flash sync-speeds of digital cameras of a similar age and type to the PowerShot SX700 HS range from 0.0005s to 4s.

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11 Reasons Against

Poor Connectivity

Several people who bought it concluded that it was not wifi compatible. Fireblade wrote on Amazon “The TZ30 has no wi-fi capability” in their review.

Three Canon PowerShot SX700 HS reviewers wrote in their reviews that it did not have gps. Chris Hoare mentioned in his review of the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS “Knowing where you took your photo its disappointing to lose the GPS feature”. George Soros mentioned on Amazon “No built-in GPS”. Rogerio Dias said on Amazon “I miss the GPS of my SX260”.

One Canon PowerShot SX700 HS reviewer who bought the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS considered that it was not good in terms of USB connections. Chris Hoare said on Amazon “The battery live is also still improved; though the SX700 still doesn't charge via USB needing a cumbersome charger to go on holiday with you” in his review.

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Poor Battery Life

A number of people who reviewed it thought it did not have a good battery life. D. Fortune mentioned on Amazon “Battery life little poor only lasting about an hour a time when doing video”. D. Fortune also mentioned “Though the sx700 had way more zoom which came in really handy though found the battery life really poor only lasting about an hour a time when doing video”. Last year Fireblade wrote “You have to take the battery out to charge it in a bulky charger” in their Canon PowerShot SX700 HS review but they still gave it a rating of 4 stars.

Does Not Support Full HD Video

The PowerShot SX700 HS does not support Full HD video. Most of the other cameras of a similar spec and age to the PowerShot SX700 HS also do not support Full HD video.

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Not 3D

The Canon PowerShot SX700 HS is not 3D, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other cameras that have been available for around the same time as the PowerShot SX700 HS are also not 3D.

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Does Not Support Video Capability

Most digital cameras of a comparable age and type to the PowerShot SX700 HS do not support video capability. The Canon PowerShot SX700 HS is no exception to this as it too does not support video capability.

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Not Waterproof

The PowerShot SX700 HS is not waterproof, although keep in mind that most of the other cameras of this spec and age are also not waterproof.

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Heavy

The PowerShot SX700 HS is fairly heavy (269 grams) compared to most of the other compact cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the PowerShot SX700 HS. Comparable spec cameras that were released one year ago have weights of between 98g and 460g, and the average weight is 180g.

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Only Features Six Flash Modess

The PowerShot SX700 HS has a greater number of flash modes than most comparable spec digital cameras that are a similar age to it. This camera features an Auto flash modes, which is the most commonly featured flash modes featured on cameras that have been available for more than a year. The flash modess "Flash off", "Flash on", "Manual", "Red-eye reduction" and "Slow synchronization" are also featured on this Canon digital camera.

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Only Supports Two Camera File Systems

The PowerShot SX700 HS has a greater number of camera file systems than most similar spec cameras that have been around for around the same time as it. This camera supports an Exif 2.3 camera file system, which is the most frequently supported camera file system supported by compact cameras that are a similar age to the PowerShot SX700 HS. The camera file system "DPOF 1.1" is also supported by this Canon camera.

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Only 1920x1080@30fps Resolution At Capture Speed

The PowerShot SX700 HS has a 1920x1080@30fps resolution at capture speed which is higher than the 1920x1080@60fps resolution at capture speed found on most digital cameras of a similar age and spec to it. This Canon digital camera also have a resolution at capture speed of 1280×720@30fps and 640x480@30fps. The resolution at capture speeds of all cameras of this type and age ranges from 1280x720@30fps to 1920x1080@60fps.

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Quite Big ISO Sensitivity (min)

The Canon PowerShot SX700 HS has a fairly big ISO sensitivity (min) (100) compared to most of the other compact cameras that are a similar age to the PowerShot SX700 HS. The smallest ISO sensitivity (min) of comparable spec cameras that have been available for around the same time as the PowerShot SX700 HS is 80, the biggest is 130, and the average ISO sensitivity (min) is 96.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when Canon released the PowerShot SX700 HS.

Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 3 inches, the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS has a relatively standard display diagonal compared to most of the other digital cameras of this age and spec.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 3" screen cameras currently available including the Nikon Coolpix S9900[plb_2751364_price] which has better reviews.

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Average Megapixel

The Canon PowerShot SX700 HS has a fairly typical megapixel (16.1 megapixels) compared to most of the other cameras that were launched more than a year ago.

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Average Digital Zoom

With a digital zoom of 4 times zoom factor, the PowerShot SX700 HS has a relatively average digital zoom compared to most of the other digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to the PowerShot SX700 HS.

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MOS Sensor Type

The PowerShot SX700 HS has a MOS sensor type which is better than the CCD sensor type found on most compact cameras that were released more than a year ago.

We compared all the other digital cameras that have a CMOS sensor to this camera and we think the Nikon Coolpix S9900[plb_2751364_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel
Image Stabilizer
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution(s)
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Formats Supported
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)
Lens Structure (elements/groups)
Combined Zoom
Focusing
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
Auto Focus (AF) Lock
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)
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10 December 2014

Updated as on December 2014. Don't forget to bookmark this page, as we will be updating it regularly.Digital cameras have taken over the world. The world of photography has changed completely as a... Read more…

15 October 2014

If you're after a reliable camera to take on your travels, and are tempted in by a huge zoom range, then you can't go far wrong with the Canon PowerShot SX700HS. It's a good step up from the SX280...

14 October 2014

Once again, Canon has produced an incredibly capable travel camera. With a market leading 30x optical zoom, this camera is definitely likely to appeal to those looking for something flexible to...

13 August 2014

Canon has definitely created a handy compact digital camera which is easy to carry while packing tons of features for the user. Travellers and casual users alike should take a gander at the...

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16 July 2014

A solid all-rounder, but we'll stick with last year's model for now...

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Reviewed 13 June 2014 by Hondo3
Hondo3 would recommend the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS (Verified Purchase)

It's a very good feeling when, after buying something, you can't imagine a time when you'll need to upgrade. That's exactly the feeling I have after getting comfortable with this camera. The... Read more…

Reviewed 18 June 2014 by Hopester526
Hopester526 would recommend the Canon PowerShot SX700 HS (Verified Purchase)

I was very pleased to use this camera! I had an SD450 that I've been using for the past several years, which is now out of date. I really like that the functionality between Power Shot models is... Read more…

Reviewed 1 August 2016 by BT
(Verified Purchase)

Got a used one from Amazon Warehouse. Worked ok initially but on the first trip it stopped working (files saved on memory card seem to be corrupted so cannot view them on the camera or on any... Read more…

Reviewed 26 July 2016 by Mr. Philip Terry
(Verified Purchase)

I love the compact nature of this pocket camera - and its superb quality (good rapid focussing, very clear images). I do miss an optical viewfinder - its not always possible to frame the view with... Read more…

Reviewed 28 June 2016 by A. Smith
(Verified Purchase)

Wonderful upgrade to my camera? - I love it!

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