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Canon PowerShot SX610 HS Digital Camera

20.2MP 18x CMOS Jan 2015
Megapixel Count Optical Zoom Image Stabiliser Sensor Type Release Date
Sleek and Slim with a Powerful ZoomAlong with its impressively slim profile and stylish new design, the PowerShot SX610 HS camera boasts a powerful array of advanced capabilities. The 18x Optical... More
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Canon Has Good Camera Reviews

Canon is one of the superior camera brands according to average reviews from experts and users, and Canon also has good ratings for its compact camera digital cameras.

Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The PowerShot SX610 HS has a built-in flash. Most of the other digital cameras that came out in the last 12 months do not have a built-in flash.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other cameras with a built-in flash currently available including because of it's better review score, the Samsung MV800[plb_3153818_price], or the Nikon Coolpix S6900[plb_2513006_price].

It is worth also looking at alternative digital cameras which also have a built-in flash including the Sony DSC-W810[plb_3150328_price].

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Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

The PowerShot SX610 HS supports Full HD video. Most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to the PowerShot SX610 HS do not support Full HD video.

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Supports WiFi Connectivity

The PowerShot SX610 HS supports WiFi connectivity. Most of the other latest comparable spec digital cameras also support WiFi connectivity.

Alternative cameras which support WiFi connectivity currently available which you might want to consider include the Fujifilm XQ2[plb_3870782_price], or the Canon G5 X[plb_3826275_price] which has better reviews.

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Has an Image Stabiliser

Like most of the other latest cameras, the PowerShot SX610 HS has an image stabiliser.

We compared this digital camera to all the other digital cameras with an image stabiliser and we think the Fujifilm XQ2[plb_3870782_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Quite High Megapixel Count

The megapixel counts of digital cameras that were released around the same time as the PowerShot SX610 HS range from 8MP to 21MP, and the average megapixel count is 18MP. The Canon PowerShot SX610 HS has one of the higher megapixel counts (20.2 megapixels) amongst cameras of this age.

If you would prefer a higher megapixel count then you might also want to consider the PowerShot SX540 HS[pl_3191137_price] (20.3MP), or the SX720 HS[pl_3300259_price] (20.3MP) both from Canon which also has a higher rating.

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Fairly Wide Field of View

The average field of view of latest cameras is 99%. The PowerShot SX610 HS has one of the wider field of view (100 percent) amongst digital cameras of this age.

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Has Six White Balance Modes

The number of white balance modes found on the Canon PowerShot SX610 HS is more than most new compact camera digital cameras. This camera has an Auto white balance mode, which is the most frequently found white balance mode found on recently released compact camera digital cameras. The white balance modes "Cloudy", "Custom modes", "Daylight", "Fluorescent H" and "Tungsten" are also found on this Canon camera.

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Quite Many Total Megapixel Count

With a total megapixel count of 21.1 megapixels, the PowerShot SX610 HS has one of the more total megapixel counts amongst compact camera digital cameras of this age. The total megapixel counts of comparable spec cameras that came out around the same time as the PowerShot SX610 HS range from 12MP to 24MP.

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Has Two Photo Effects

The PowerShot SX610 HS has a greater number of photo effects than most similar spec cameras that have been around for around the same time as it. This camera has a Black&White photo effect, which is the most commonly found photo effect found on comparable spec digital cameras that have been around for the last year. The photo effect "Vivid" is also found on this Canon camera.

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Quite High Display Resolution

The average display resolution of compact camera digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the PowerShot SX610 HS is 530,000 pixels, and the display resolutions range from 230,000 pixels to 1,100,000 pixels. With a display resolution of 922,000 pixels, the PowerShot SX610 HS has a quite high display resolution compared to most of the other recently released digital cameras.

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Quite Long Maximum Battery Life

The PowerShot SX610 HS has one of the longer maximum battery lives (5 hours) amongst compact camera digital cameras of this age. The shortest maximum battery life of comparable spec cameras that have been available for around the same time as the PowerShot SX610 HS is 1h, the longest is 5h, and the average maximum battery life is 3.2h.

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Fairly Small Maximum Aperture

Compact camera digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the PowerShot SX610 HS have maximum apertures of between 2.7 and 7, and the average maximum aperture is 6.3. The PowerShot SX610 HS has a quite small maximum aperture (6.9) compared to most of the other latest comparable spec cameras.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found maximum video resolution on cameras that are a comparable age to it.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the Canon PowerShot SX610 HS is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over six times the video resolution of a 640 x 480 pixels camera, which is the most frequently found video resolution supported by similar spec digital cameras that were released around the same time as the PowerShot SX610 HS. 640 x 480 pixels is also supported by this camera. In addition, this Canon camera supports a video resolution of 1080 x 720 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 resolution is actually the best supported video resolution across all comparable spec digital cameras that are a similar age to the PowerShot SX610 HS.

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

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Has Two Light Exposure Modes

The number of light exposure modes found on the PowerShot SX610 HS is more than most latest compact camera digital cameras. The most commonly found light exposure mode is Auto, but this light exposure mode is not found on this camera. The light exposure modes Aperture priority AE and Manual are also found on this Canon camera.

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Supports Seven ISO Speeds

The PowerShot SX610 HS has a greater number of ISO speeds than most new compact camera digital cameras. The most commonly supported ISO speed is 160, but this ISO speed is not supported by this Canon camera. The ISO speeds 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200 and Auto are also supported by this camera.

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Features One Auto Focus

The number of auto focusing (AF) modes featured on the PowerShot SX610 HS is more than most compact camera digital cameras that are a comparable age to it. The most commonly featured auto focus is Face detection, but this auto focus is not featured on this camera. The auto focus Single Auto Focus are also featured on this Canon camera.

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± 2EV (1/3EV Step) Light Exposure Correction

This camera has a ± 2EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction, which is the most commonly found light exposure correction on recently released cameras.

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Auto Focus

This digital camera has an Auto/Manual focus, which is the most frequently found focus on compact camera digital cameras that have been on the market for the last year.

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9 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a GPS

The Canon PowerShot SX610 HS does not have a GPS, although keep in mind that most of the other compact camera digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to the PowerShot SX610 HS also do not have a GPS.

We think you might also be interested in alternative digital cameras which also have a GPS including the IXUS 180[pl_3191140_price], the IXUS 285 HS[pl_3191157_price], or the PowerShot SX420 IS[pl_3191138_price] all from Canon which also has a higher rating.

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Not Waterproof

Like most of the other compact camera digital cameras that were launched in the last year, the Canon PowerShot SX610 HS is not waterproof.

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Not 3D Compatible

The PowerShot SX610 HS is not 3D compatible, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other recently released similar spec digital cameras are also not 3D compatible.

If you want a digital camera that is 3D compatible then you might also want to consider the Samsung MV800[plb_3153818_price].

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Does Not Support Video Recording

The Canon PowerShot SX610 HS does not support video recording, although this is within the context that most of the other new compact camera digital cameras also do not support video recording.

We compared this camera to all the other digital cameras with a video recording and we think the Samsung MV800[plb_3153818_price], the Nikon Coolpix S6900[plb_2513006_price], or the Sony DSC-HX90V[plb_2841480_price] which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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Only Features Four Flash Modes

The number of flash modes featured on the Canon PowerShot SX610 HS is more than most comparable spec cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to it. This Canon camera features an Auto flash mode, which is the most frequently featured flash mode featured on digital cameras that came out in the last year. The flash modes "Flash off", "Flash on" and "Slow synchronization" are also featured on this Canon digital camera.

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Only Has Two Shooting Modes

The number of shooting modes found on the PowerShot SX610 HS is more than most compact camera digital cameras that were launched in the last 12 months. This Canon digital camera has an Auto shooting mode, which is the most commonly found shooting mode found on compact camera digital cameras that were released in the last 12 months. The shooting mode "Program" is also found on this camera.

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Only Supports Two Camera File Systems

The number of camera file systems supported by the PowerShot SX610 HS is more than most compact camera digital cameras that are a comparable age to it. This camera supports an Exif 2.3 camera file system, which is the most frequently supported camera file system supported by compact camera digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the PowerShot SX610 HS. The camera file system "DPOF 1.1" is also supported by this digital camera.

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Fairly Big Minimum ISO Speed

With a minimum ISO speed of 100, the PowerShot SX610 HS has one of the bigger minimum ISO speed amongst comparable spec cameras of this age. The smallest minimum ISO speed of digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as the PowerShot SX610 HS is 80, the biggest is 160, and the average minimum ISO speed is 94.

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Fairly Large Minimum Aperture

Across all the compact camera digital cameras that were released in the last year the minimum apertures range from 1.8 to 5.7, and the average minimum aperture is 3.2. With a minimum aperture of 3.8, the PowerShot SX610 HS has a very large minimum aperture compared to most of the other compact camera digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to the PowerShot SX610 HS.

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7 Other reasons to consider the Canon PowerShot SX610 HS

Released Twelve Months Ago

This Canon camera has been on the market for twelve months.

Average Screen Size

The Canon PowerShot SX610 HS has a fairly average screen size (3 inches) compared to most of the other compact camera digital cameras that came out in the last year.

We compared all the other 3" screen cameras to this digital camera and we think the PowerShot S120[pl_1602828_price], and the SX610 HS[pl_3300906_price] both from Canon or the Nikon S7000[plb_3851301_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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SD Memory Card

This digital camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory card, which is the most commonly supported memory card on comparable spec cameras that have been on the market for the last year. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other digital cameras that support an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory currently available including because of it's better review score, the PowerShot S120[pl_1602828_price], or the PowerShot S120[pl_1602828_price] both from Canon or the Nikon S7000[plb_3851301_price].

If the memory card type of this compact camera digital camera is too bad for you then you might want to look at the Rollei Sportsline 85[plb_3359080_price] (MMC|SD|SDHC).

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Average Optical Zoom

With an optical zoom of 18 times zoom factor, the Canon PowerShot SX610 HS has a fairly typical optical zoom compared to most of the other latest comparable spec digital cameras.

If you would prefer a bigger optical zoom then you might want to look at the Nikon S7000[plb_3851301_price] (20x), the Sony DSC-HX90V[plb_2841480_price] (30x), or the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ80[plb_3206055_price] (30x) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Digital Zoom

At 4 times zoom factor, the Canon PowerShot SX610 HS has a pretty standard digital zoom compared to most of the other new compact camera digital cameras.

We compared all the other 4x digital zoom digital cameras to this camera and we think because of it's better review score, the PowerShot S120[pl_1602828_price], the PowerShot G16[pl_1602829_price], and the PowerShot SX700 HS[pl_2354770_price] all from Canon is also worth considering.

If this Canon digital camera digital zoom is too small for you then you might also want to look at the Samsung MV800[plb_3153818_price] (5x) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Weight

The PowerShot SX610 HS has a fairly standard weight (191 grams) compared to most of the other comparable spec cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the PowerShot SX610 HS.

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MOS Sensor Type

This digital camera has a CMOS sensor type, which is typical of many latest cameras.

There are a number of alternative cameras that have a CMOS sensor currently available that you might also want to consider including because of it's better review score, the PowerShot S120[pl_1602828_price], or the G5 X[pl_3826275_price] both from Canon.

If the sensor type of this camera is not good enough for you then you might want to look at the Samsung MV800[plb_3153818_price] (CCD), or the Canon PowerShot SX420 IS[plb_3191138_price] (CCD) which is also higher rated.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel Count
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Format
Total Megapixel Count
Aspect Ratio
Image Sensor Size
Design
Colour
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
Maximum Aperture
Minimum Aperture
Maximum Focal Length
Minimum Focal Length
Focal Length Range
Lens Structure
Combined Zoom
Focusing
Auto Focus
Normal Focusing Range
Auto Focus Point
Focus
Macro Focusing Range (tele)
Auto Mode Focusing Range
Focus Mode
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Mode
ISO Speed
Maximum ISO Speed
Minimum ISO Speed
Light Metering Mode
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
Flash
Flash Mode
Tele Flash Range
Flash Range
Video
Maximum Video Resolution
JPEG Frame Rate
Video Format
Analog Signal Format
Video Resolution
Resolution and Capture Speed
HD Type
Audio
Audio Format
Memory
Memory Card
Display
Screen Size
Display
Field of View
Touch Sensitive Screen
Display Resolution
Display Aspect Ratio
Ports & Interfaces
USB Connector Type
HDMI Connector
USB Version
USB Connector
Camera
GPS
White Balance Mode
Shooting Mode
Photo Effect
Self-Timer
Maximum Playback Zoom
Camera File System
Playback Mode
Scene Mode
On Screen Display Language
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Weight Including Battery
Battery
Power Source
Battery
Supported Battery
Battery Size
Maximum Battery Life
Shot Per Battery Charge
Battery Voltage
Operational Conditions
Relative Humidity Operating Range
Operating Temperature Range
System Requirements
Mac Operating System
Windows Operating System
Packaging Content
Bundled Software
Networking
Wireless LAN Type
Other Features
Technical Details
Image Processor

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers canon w18, canon w18x, canon sx610, canon sx610h, canon sx610hs, canon pssx610, canon 0111c001, canon pssx610h, canon 0112c001, canon 0113c001, canon pssx610hs, canon pssx610hsb, canon pssx610hsbk, canon cnd0113c001, canon powershotsx610, canon powershotsx610h, canon powershotsx610hs
Barcodes 00013803253047, 00013803253276, 00013803253283, 00689466804768, 00743724336146, 04549292030631, 04549292030655, 04549292031034, 04549292031096, 08714574627175, 08714574627199, 08714574630656, 08714574630663

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90% Bigger Digital Zoom
Moderately Better User Reviews
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4 Times Higher Still Image Resolution
Twice As High Resolution At Capture Speeds
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