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Canon IXUS 175 vs Canon PowerShot SX420 IS

Canon IXUS 175 vs Canon PowerShot SX420 is

Canon IXUS 175

86

Overall Score

Canon IXUS 175

£74.99
Our Verdict:
A great value for money and very highly rated compact digital camera, good for portrait photography
91
23 Reviews
97
Excellent
77
Good Features
78
17 Months Old
Overall Score
86
Excellent
Compact 20MP 8x Yes Mar 2016
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
Canon PowerShot SX420 IS

72

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A highly rated and good value for money bridge camera, good for wildlife photography
85
5 Reviews
77
Very Good
54
Average Features
72
19 Months Old
Overall Score
72
Very Good
Bridge 20MP 42x Yes Jan 2016
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date

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Average Expert Rating
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Specification

Picture Quality

Camera Type  compact
BEST
 compact
Megapixels 20MP 20MP
Image Sensor Size 1" 1"
Still Image Resolution  5152 x 3864  5152 x 2896  3648 x 2736  2048 x 1536  640 x 480
BEST
 5152 x 3864  5152 x 2896  3648 x 2736  2048 x 1536  640 x 480
Maximum Image Resolution  5152 x 3864
BEST
 5152 x 3864
Sensor Type  CCD  CCD
Image Formats Supported  JPG  JPEG XR  JPEG  JPG  JPEG XR  JPEG
Total Megapixels 20.5MP 20.5MP

Design

Colour  Silver  Silver

Lens System

Optical Zoom 8x
BEST
42x
Digital Zoom 4x 4x
Minimum Aperture Number 3.2
BEST
3.5
Maximum Aperture Number 6.9
BEST
6.6
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 224mm
BEST
1,008mm
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 28mm 24mm
BEST
Aspherical Lens 1 2
BEST
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Extra/Smart Zoom 16x 84x
BEST
Lens Structure (elements/groups)
Combined Zoom 32x Unknown - Click to provide data

Focusing

Closest Focusing Distance 0.01m Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes  single  continuous  multi point  servo  tracking  contrast detection  AI  Single Auto Focus  Continuous Auto Focus  Multi Point Auto Focus  Face detection  Servo Auto Focus  Tracking Auto Focus  Contrast Detection Auto Focus  AI Focus  single  continuous  multi point  servo  tracking  contrast detection  AI  Single Auto Focus  Continuous Auto Focus  Multi Point Auto Focus  Face detection  Servo Auto Focus  Tracking Auto Focus  Contrast Detection Auto Focus  AI Focus
Auto Focus (AF) Points 9 9
Focus Adjustment  Auto  Manual  Auto/Manual  Auto  Manual  Auto/Manual
Focus  TTL  TTL

Light Exposure

ISO Sensitivity  Auto  Auto
Light Exposure Modes  Auto  Manual  Auto  Manual
ISO Sensitivity (max) 1,600 1,600
ISO Sensitivity (min) 100 100
Light Metering  Evaluative (Multi-pattern)  Centre-weighted  Spot  evaluative  Multi-pattern  Evaluative (Multi-pattern)  Centre-weighted  Spot  evaluative  Multi-pattern
Light Exposure Correction  ± 2EV (1/3EV step)  ± 2EV (1/3EV step)

Shutter

Camera Shutter Speed 1s 1s
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed 15s 15s

Flash

Flash Modes  Auto  Manual  Flash on  Flash off  Red-eye reduction  Slow synchronization  Auto  Manual  Flash on  Flash off  Red-eye reduction  Slow synchronization
Flash Sync-Speed 1s 1s
Flash Range (tele)
Flash Range (wide)

Video

Maximum Video Resolution  1280 x 720  1280 x 720
Video Resolution  1280 x 720  640 x 480  1080 x 720  1280 x 720  640 x 480  1080 x 720
Motion JPEG Frame Rate 25fps 25fps
Video Formats Supported  MOV  H.264  MP4  MPEG  MPEG4  MPEG-4  MOV  H.264  MP4  MPEG  MPEG4  MPEG-4
Analog Signal Format System  PAL  PAL N  NTSC  NTSC/PAL  PAL/NTSC  PAL  PAL N  NTSC  NTSC/PAL  PAL/NTSC
HD Type  HD  HD

Audio

Audio Formats Supported  LPCM  PCM  AAC++
BEST
 LPCM  PCM  AAC++

Memory

Compatible Memory Cards  SDXC  SDHC  SD  SDXC  SDHC  SD
Memory Slots 1 1

Display

Display Diagonal 2.7" 3"
BEST
Field of View 100% Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution 230,000 pixels 230,000 pixels
Display  TFT  TFT
BEST
Display Diagonal (metric) 6.8cm Unknown - Click to provide data

Ports & Interfaces

USB Connector Type  Mini-USB B  mini USB B  USB  n  Mini-USB B  mini USB B  USB  n
USB Connector  Mini-USB  Mini-USB B  Mini-USB  Mini-USB B

Camera

White Balance  Auto  Tungsten  Fluorescent  Cloudy  Daylight  Custom modes  Fluorescent H  custom m  cus  Auto  Tungsten  Fluorescent  Cloudy  Daylight  Custom modes  Fluorescent H  custom m  cus
Shooting Modes  Auto  Movie  Mo  Auto  Movie  Mo
Photo Effects  Black&White  Negative film  Positive film  Sepia  Vivid  Skin tones  Skin  Black&White  Negative film  Positive film  Sepia  Vivid  Skin tones  Skin
Self-Timer Delay
Playback Zoom (max) 10x 10x
Camera File System  DPOF 1.1  Exif 2.3  DPOF  Exif  DPOF 1.1  Exif 2.3  DPOF  Exif
Camera Playback  Movie  Single image  Slide show  Single  Movie  Single image  Slide show  Single
Scene Modes  Fireworks  Portrait  Self-portrait  Fireworks  Portrait  Self-portrait
Languages Support  DAN  DUT  ARA  GRE  HEB  CZE  UKR  THA  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  ITA  JPN  POL  POR  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  KOR  RUM  CHI (TR)  CHI (SIMPL)  Multi  HIN  DE  EN  ES  FI  FR  IT  NO  RU  CHI  R  I  K  JP  PL  SP  SW  TR  TC  DAN  DUT  ARA  GRE  HEB  CZE  UKR  THA  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  ITA  JPN  POL  POR  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  KOR  RUM  CHI (TR)  CHI (SIMPL)  Multi  HIN  DE  EN  ES  FI  FR  IT  NO  RU  CHI  R  I  K  JP  PL  SP  SW  TR  TC

Weight & Dimensions

Weight 126g
BEST
Height 54.3mm 69.1mm
Depth 22.1mm 85.1mm
Width 95.2mm 104.4mm
Weight (including Battery) 126g
BEST
325g

Battery

Power Source Type  USB  Battery  USB  Battery
Battery Technology  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Supported 1 1
Battery Type
Battery Life 220 shots
BEST
195 shots

Operational Conditions

Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)

Packaging Content

Bundled Software
Cables Included  AC
BEST
 AC

Other Features

Camera Shutter Speed

Technical Details

Image Processor  DIGIC 4+  DIGIC 4+
Silent Shooting
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