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Canon PowerShot SX710 HS
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Canon PowerShot SX710 HS Digital Camera

20.3MP 30x CMOS Jan 2015
Megapixel Count Optical Zoom Image Stabiliser Sensor Type Release Date
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28 Reasons For

Canon Digital Cameras Have Good Reviews

Canon is one of the better rated digital camera manufacturers according to average user and expert reviews, and Canon also has good ratings for its compact camera digital cameras.

Fairly Large Screen Size

With a screen size of 3 inches, the PowerShot SX710 HS has one of the larger screen sizes amongst compact camera digital cameras of this age. Digital cameras that are a comparable age to the PowerShot SX710 HS have screen sizes of between 1.3" and 3", and the average screen size is 2.8".

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 3" screen digital cameras currently available including because of it's better review score, the Canon PowerShot SX270 HS[plb_1496416_price], or the Fujifilm XQ2[plb_2788588_price].

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Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

Unlike most of the other cameras of a similar age and spec to the PowerShot SX710 HS which do not support Full HD video, the PowerShot SX710 HS supports Full HD video.

We compared this digital camera to all the other digital cameras which support Full HD video and we think because of it's better review score, the Canon IXUS 255 HS[plb_1538063_price], and the Nikon Coolpix S9900[plb_2751364_price] is also worth considering.

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Supports WiFi Connectivity

The PowerShot SX710 HS supports WiFi connectivity. Most of the other digital cameras that were released more than a year ago do not support WiFi connectivity.

We compared all the other cameras which support WiFi connectivity to this camera and we think the Canon IXUS 255 HS[plb_1538063_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

Unlike most of the other compact camera digital cameras that came out around the same time as the PowerShot SX710 HS which do not have a built-in flash, the PowerShot SX710 HS has a built-in flash.

We compared this digital camera to all the other digital cameras with a built-in flash and we think because of it's better review score, the Nikon Coolpix S9900[plb_2751364_price], and the Canon IXUS 255 HS[plb_1538063_price] is also worth considering.

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Has an Image Stabiliser

Like most of the other cameras that were released around the same time as the PowerShot SX710 HS, the PowerShot SX710 HS has an image stabiliser.

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Quite Big Optical Zoom

The optical zooms of digital cameras that are a similar age to the PowerShot SX710 HS range from 2.8x to 40x, and the average optical zoom is 15x. With an optical zoom of 30 times zoom factor, the PowerShot SX710 HS has a quite big optical zoom compared to most of the other similar spec digital cameras that were released one year ago.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 30x optical zoom digital cameras currently available including because of it's better review score, the Nikon Coolpix S9900[plb_2751364_price], the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ70[plb_2749648_price], or the Sony DSC-HX90[plb_2838898_price].

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Fairly High Megapixel Count

With a megapixel count of 20.3 megapixels, the PowerShot SX710 HS has one of the higher megapixel counts amongst digital cameras of this age. Digital cameras that came out more than a year ago have megapixel counts of between 1.3MP and 21MP.

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SD Memory Card

This digital camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory card, which is the most frequently supported memory card on digital cameras of this spec and age. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

There are a number of other cameras that support an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory currently available which you might want to consider including because of it's better review score, the PowerShot SX270 HS[pl_1496416_price], or the PowerShot SX270 HS[pl_1496416_price] both from Canon.

Cameras with a better memory card type that might also be worth considering include the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ58[plb_2793592_price] (SD|SDHC|SDXC), or the Medion Life E44050[plb_3010757_price] (SD|SDHC).

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Has a Micro HDMI Connector

The number of HDMI connector types found on the Canon PowerShot SX710 HS is more than most compact camera digital cameras that have been around for more than a year. This digital camera has a Micro HDMI connector, which is the most commonly found HDMI connector found on cameras of a comparable type and age to the PowerShot SX710 HS.

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Fairly Long Maximum Focal Length

Across all the compact camera digital cameras that came out around the same time as the PowerShot SX710 HS the maximum focal lengths range from 6.2mm to 960mm, and the average maximum focal length is 360mm. With a maximum focal length of 750 millimeters, the PowerShot SX710 HS has one of the longer maximum focal lengths amongst cameras of this age.

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Has Six White Balance Modes

The PowerShot SX710 HS has a greater number of white balance modes than most digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to it. This camera has an Auto white balance mode, which is the most frequently found white balance mode found on comparable spec cameras that have been available for more than a year. The white balance modes "Cloudy", "Custom modes", "Daylight", "Fluorescent" and "Fluorescent H" are also found on this Canon camera.

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Very Many Total Megapixel Count

When compared to other similar spec cameras that were launched around the same time as the PowerShot SX710 HS, the total megapixel count of the Canon PowerShot SX710 HS of 21.1 megapixels is one of the most. Across all the cameras of this spec and age the total megapixel counts range from 12MP to 22MP.

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Fairly Big Extra / Smart Zoom

With an extra / smart zoom of 60 times zoom factor, the PowerShot SX710 HS has a fairly big extra / smart zoom compared to most of the other cameras of a similar spec and age to the PowerShot SX710 HS. Across all the compact camera digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to the PowerShot SX710 HS the extra / smart zooms range from 2x to 60x.

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Has Five Photo Effects

The Canon PowerShot SX710 HS has a greater number of photo effects than most cameras that are a similar age to it. This digital camera has a Black&White photo effect, which is the most commonly found photo effect found on cameras of this type and age. The photo effects "Neutral", "Positive film", "Sepia" and "Vivid" are also found on this Canon camera.

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Quite Big Combined Zoom

The combined zoom of compact camera digital cameras that are a comparable age to the PowerShot SX710 HS range from 12x to 120x, and the average combined zoom is 55x. The Canon PowerShot SX710 HS has a quite big combined zoom (120 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other cameras of a similar spec and age to the PowerShot SX710 HS.

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Quite High Display Resolution

Across all the compact camera digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the PowerShot SX710 HS the display resolutions range from 230,000 pixels to 1,300,000 pixels. At 922,000 pixels, the Canon PowerShot SX710 HS has a quite high display resolution compared to most of the other digital cameras that were released around the same time as the PowerShot SX710 HS.

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5184 X 3888 Pixels Maximum Image Resolution

The Canon PowerShot SX710 HS has a 5184 x 3888 pixels maximum image resolution which is higher than the 5472 x 3648 pixels maximum image resolution found on most similar spec digital cameras that came out around the same time as it. Across all similar spec digital cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the PowerShot SX710 HS the image resolution ranges from 1280 x 1024 pixels (worst) to 8688 x 5792 pixels (best).

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Fairly Small Maximum Aperture

The average maximum aperture of cameras of this spec and age is 6.6, and the maximum apertures range from 2.7 to 16. At 6.9, the PowerShot SX710 HS has a fairly small maximum aperture compared to most of the other comparable spec cameras that were released one year ago.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the PowerShot SX710 HS is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over two times the video resolution of the most common maximum video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels.

This digital 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 SX710 HS.

Amongst comparable types of digital camera the worst video resolution is 1280 x 720 pixels.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

The PowerShot SX710 HS supports a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over two times the video resolution of the most common video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels (which is also supported by this camera). In addition, this Canon digital camera supports a video resolution of 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.

This camera's video resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best supported video resolution across all compact camera digital cameras that were released around the same time as the PowerShot SX710 HS.

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

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Supports Two Image Formats

The Canon PowerShot SX710 HS has a greater number of supported image formats than most similar spec cameras that came out around the same time as it. This Canon camera supports a JPG image format, which is the most commonly supported image format supported by digital cameras of this age and type. The image format "EXIF" is also supported by this camera.

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3648 X 2736 Still Image Resolution

The PowerShot SX710 HS has a 3648 x 2736 still image resolution which is higher than the 640 x 480 still image resolution found on most compact camera digital cameras that were launched more than a year ago. This Canon digital camera also have still image resolutions of 5184 x 3888, 2048 x 1536, 5184 x 2912, 3648 x 2048, 1920 x 1080, 640 x 360, 5184 x 3456, 3648 x 2432, 2048 x 1368, 640 x 424, 3888 x 3888, 2736 x 2736 and 1536 x 1536 and 480 x 480. Across all cameras that have been available for around the same time as the PowerShot SX710 HS the still image resolution ranges from 640 x 360 (worst) to 5152 x 3864 (best).

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Has Three Light Exposure Modes

The PowerShot SX710 HS has a greater number of light exposure modes than most cameras that have been available for more than a year. This camera has an Auto light exposure mode, which is the most frequently found light exposure mode found on compact camera digital cameras that have been around for a similar time to the PowerShot SX710 HS. The light exposure modes "Aperture priority AE" and "Shutter priority AE" are also found on this Canon camera.

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H.264 Video Format

This camera supports a H.264|MPEG4 video format, which is the most frequently supported video format on compact camera digital cameras that have been available for more than a year.

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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 the most commonly found light exposure correction on compact camera digital cameras that are a similar age to it.

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Auto Focus

This digital camera has an Auto/Manual focus, which is the most frequently found focus on digital cameras that are a comparable age to it.

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Short

Cameras of this type and age have heights of between 34mm and 96mm. The PowerShot SX710 HS is very short (only 34.8 millimeters) compared to most of the other compact camera digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the PowerShot SX710 HS.

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8 Reasons Against

Does Not Support Video Recording

The PowerShot SX710 HS does not support video recording. Most of the other digital cameras of this spec and age also do not support video recording.

We compared all the other cameras which also support video recording to this digital camera and we think the Canon IXUS 275 HS[plb_2846769_price] which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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Does Not Have a GPS

The PowerShot SX710 HS does not have a GPS, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other digital cameras of a similar age and type to the PowerShot SX710 HS also do not have a GPS.

Alternative cameras which also have a GPS that you might also want to look at include the Canon IXUS 255 HS[plb_1538063_price], or the Nikon Coolpix S9900[plb_2751364_price].

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Not Waterproof

The PowerShot SX710 HS is not waterproof, although this is within the context that most of the other cameras of this type and age are also not waterproof.

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Not 3D Compatible

Like most of the other comparable spec cameras that have been around for a similar time to the PowerShot SX710 HS, the PowerShot SX710 HS is not 3D compatible.

Digital cameras which are 3D compatible that might be worth looking at include the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ70[plb_2749648_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Heavy

The lightest compact camera digital camera that was launched more than a year ago is 100g , the heaviest is 460g, and the average weight is 190g. With a weight of 269 grams, the Canon PowerShot SX710 HS is fairly heavy compared to most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the PowerShot SX710 HS.

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Only Features Five Flash Modes

The Canon PowerShot SX710 HS has a greater number of flash modes than most similar spec digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as it. This digital camera features an Auto flash mode, which is the most frequently featured flash mode featured on compact camera digital cameras that were released more than a year ago. The flash modes "Flash off", "Flash on", "Red-eye reduction" and "Slow synchronization" are also featured on this camera.

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Only Has Three Shooting Modes

The PowerShot SX710 HS has a greater number of shooting modes than most compact camera digital cameras that are a comparable age to it. This Canon digital camera has an Auto shooting mode, which is the most commonly found shooting mode found on cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the PowerShot SX710 HS. The shooting modes "Manual" and "Program" are also found on this camera.

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Thick

Across all the compact camera digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the PowerShot SX710 HS the depths range from 18mm to 86mm, and the average depth is 33mm. With a depth of 65.8 millimeters, the PowerShot SX710 HS is quite thick compared to most of the other similar spec cameras that were launched around the same time as the PowerShot SX710 HS.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Canon PowerShot SX710 HS

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when Canon released the PowerShot SX710 HS.

Average Digital Zoom

At 4 times zoom factor, the Canon PowerShot SX710 HS has a pretty typical digital zoom compared to most of the other cameras of this age and spec.

We compared this camera to all the other 4x digital zoom cameras and we think because of it's better review score, the PowerShot SX270 HS[pl_1496416_price], and the IXUS 255 HS[pl_1538063_price] both from Canon is also worth considering.

If you are looking for a bigger digital zoom then you might want to consider the Medion Life E44050[plb_3010757_price] (5x).

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MOS Sensor Type

The PowerShot SX710 HS has a MOS sensor type which is better than the CCD sensor type found on most compact camera digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as it.

We compared this digital camera to all the other digital cameras that have a CMOS sensor and we think the PowerShot SX270 HS[pl_1496416_price], and the IXUS 255 HS[pl_1538063_price] both from Canon which has better reviews is also worth considering.

If the sensor type of this compact camera digital camera is too bad for you then you might also want to consider the Canon IXUS 170[plb_2701303_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
Extra / Smart Zoom
Lens Structure
Combined Zoom
Focusing
Auto Focus
Normal Focusing Range
Auto Mode Focusing Range
Focus
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 Recharging Time
Flash Range
Flash Exposure Correction
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
Memory Slot
Display
Screen Size
Display
Field of View
Display Resolution
Display Aspect Ratio
Ports & Interfaces
USB Connector Type
HDMI Connector
USB Version
USB Connector
Camera
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
Battery Capacity
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

Brochures and Manuals

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 0110c002aa, canon sx710, canon sx710h, canon pssx710, canon sx710hs, canon 0110c011, canon 0110c001, canon pssx710h, canon 0109c001, canon pssx710hs, canon pssx710hsr, canon pssx710hsre
Barcodes 00013803252552, 00013803252835, 04549292028980, 04549292029741, 04549292029765, 08714574626444

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