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Canon SX620 HS

£222.53
A very popular and great value for money compact camera
Compact 20.2MP 25x Yes Aug 2016
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
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Canon SX620 HS Review

Representing excellent value for money and at under 1 year old, we have ranked the Canon SX620 HS number 58 across all digital cameras.
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Why Has it Scored 76?

Canon cameras have excellent reviews in general.
With it being less than a year since it was released by Canon, this digital camera features some of the latest digital camera technology. View the latest cameras 2017.
It is one of the best selling cameras currently on the market. View best selling cameras July 2017.
This digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
5184 x 3888 pixels image resolution
Fairly high megapixels sensor
Does not have a GPS (satellite)
Does not feature bluetooth

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

Having compared it with other relevant digital cameras, we have concluded that it is very good for portrait photography, ranking number 9999999 in portrait photography cameras. However good for wildlife photography, ranking number 9999999 in wildlife photography cameras as well being average for sports photography, ranking number 9999999 in sports photography cameras.
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How Big is the Canon SX620 HS?

The Canon SX620 HS is 96.9mm wide and 56.9mm tall. It is 27.9mm deep and weighs 158g.

Canon SX620 HS front dimensions
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Canon SX620 HS In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Canon Has Excellent Camera Reviews

Based on 35,686 user and expert reviews (including 7,145 verified purchases), Canon has excellent ratings for its cameras. Canon also has excellent ratings specifically for its digital cameras compared to other manufacturers. 96% of those that bought a Canon camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Top Seller

Across all digital cameras, the SX620 HS is one the most popular products currently on sale according to Amazon sales data.


Value For Money

Excellent Value for Money

The product has very good features and is under a year old and at £222.53 it is cheaper than 73% of cameras.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Canon SX620 HS and the United Kingdom price of £222.53 was the cheapest. The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $249.00 (£322.95).

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Features

5184 X 3888 Pixels Image Resolution

The Canon SX620 HS has a maximum image resolution of 5184 x 3888 pixels. That's 27% higher resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels camera, which is the most common resolution. The best resolution of all digital cameras is 8256 x 6192 pixels and the worst is 640 x 480 pixels.

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Fairly High Megapixels Sensor

The megapixels of the SX620 HS of 20.2MP is in the highest 16% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature. Across all the digital cameras the megapixels range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP.

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Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the SX620 HS of 25x is relatively typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the smallest 1% of all digital 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 pixels, which is the most commonly found resolution on digital cameras. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 is known as "Full HD".

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The SX620 HS has an image stabilizer, as do 77% of digital cameras.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The Canon SX620 HS's minimum aperture number of 3.2 is fairly standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the smallest 1% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Weight

The SX620 HS's weight of 158g is pretty typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the lightest 1% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has an Orientation Sensor

The SX620 HS has an orientation sensor, unlike 93% of digital cameras which do not have an orientation sensor.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

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

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Has an External Flash Connector

The Canon SX620 HS has an external flash connector, which is unusual. 87% of digital cameras do not have an external flash connector.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

Like most other digital cameras, the SX620 HS does not have a GPS (satellite). 90% of digital cameras do not have a GPS (satellite).

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Has a Tripod Mount

The Canon SX620 HS has a tripod mount, unlike 75% of digital cameras which do not have a tripod mount.

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Average Display Diagonal

The SX620 HS's display diagonal of 3" is pretty standard compared to most other cameras. It is in the smallest 1% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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5184 X 3456 Pixels Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the SX620 HS is 5184 x 3456 pixels. That's 13% higher resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels digital camera, which is the most common resolution supported by digital cameras. This camera also supports still image resolutions of 5184 x 2912 pixels, 3648 x 2736 pixels, 3648 x 2432 pixels plus 10 more values. The worst resolution of all digital cameras is 384 x 480 pixels and the best is 6016 x 4016 pixels.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the SX620 HS of 0.435" is fairly standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the smallest 1% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Features Smile Detection

The Canon SX620 HS features smile detection. 89% of cameras do not feature smile detection.

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Average Digital Zoom

The Canon SX620 HS's digital zoom of 4x is relatively standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the smallest 1% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Quite High Display Resolution

The display resolution of the Canon SX620 HS of 922,000 pixels is quite high compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the highest 18% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature. The lowest display resolution of digital cameras is 3 pixels, the highest is 16,000,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 590,000 pixels.

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Has a USB Connectivity

The SX620 HS has a USB connectivity, which is unusual. 87% of digital cameras do not have a USB connectivity.

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Does Not Feature Bluetooth

Like most other digital cameras, the SX620 HS does not feature bluetooth. 96% of digital cameras do not feature bluetooth.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The Canon SX620 HS supports Near Field Communication (NFC). 88% of digital cameras do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Canon SX620 HS supports Wi-Fi, which is unusual. 72% of digital cameras do not support Wi-Fi.

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Has a Self-Timer

The Canon SX620 HS has a self-timer. 82% of digital cameras do not have a self-timer.

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Age

Released 12 Months Ago

This camera was released in August 2016.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers canon powershotsx620hs, focus camera sx620bk2, focus camera sx620sk2, focus camera sx620rk2, canon 1072c001, canon 1073c001, canon 1074c001
Barcodes 00013803269567, 00013803269574, 00013803269581, 00454929205723, 00646791345106, 00646791345120, 00646791345328, 04549292057300, 04549292057362, 04549292057423, 08714574636290, 08714574636306, 08714574636313, 08714574643366, 08714574643373, 08714574643380

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