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Canon 220 HS Digital Camera

Compact Camera 12.1MP 5x Nov 2012
Camera Type Megapixel Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
Excellent brand
Supports video recording
Supports video capability

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Excellent Brand

We checked 34,684 expert and owner reviews (including 1,256 verified purchases) for Canon digital cameras and found that on average Canon has excellent ratings compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Canon has excellent ratings specifically within its low megapixel digital cameras range. 92% of those that bought a Canon digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


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Released Over Four Years Ago

It was November 2012 when Canon released the 220 HS.


Video

Supports Video Recording

The Canon 220 HS supports video recording. Most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that were released around the same time as this camera also support video recording.

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Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

The Canon 220 HS supports Full HD video. Most of the other cameras of a comparable age and type to this camera also support Full HD video.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the Canon 220 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 common video resolution supported by low megapixel digital cameras that were launched around the same time as this digital camera. 640 x 480 pixels is also supported by this Canon digital camera. In addition, this camera support a video resolutions of 320 x 240 pixels and 1280 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 resolutions is actually the best supported video resolution across all low megapixel digital cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found maximum video resolution on digital cameras of this age and type.

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Lens System

Average Digital Zoom

With a digital zoom of 4 times zoom factor, the Canon 220 HS has a fairly typical digital zoom compared to most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that have been available for more than two years.

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Average Optical Zoom

At 5 times zoom factor, the Canon 220 HS has a pretty average optical zoom compared to most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that came out more than two years ago.

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Other Features

Supports Video Capability

supports video capability

The Canon 220 HS supports video capability, as do most of the other cameras of a comparable type and age to this camera.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Canon 220 HS has a built-in flash. Most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that have been available for more than two years also have a built-in flash.

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Has an HDMI Port

The Canon 220 HS has an HDMI port. Most of the other similar spec digital cameras that were released more than two years ago also have an HDMI port.

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Has a USB 2.0 Port

The Canon 220 HS has a USB 2.0 port. Most of the other cameras of a comparable spec and age to this digital camera also have a USB 2.0 port.

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Picture Quality

Has an Image Stabilizer

The Canon 220 HS has an image stabilizer, as do most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to this camera.

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1/2.3"" Optical Sensor Size

This digital camera has a 1/2.3" optical sensor size, which is the most frequently found optical sensor size on similar spec cameras that were released around the same time as it. 6.17 x 4.55mm.

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4000 X 3000 Still Image Resolution

The Canon 220 HS has a 4000 x 3000 still image resolution(s) which is higher than most cameras that were launched around the same time as it. Most low megapixel digital cameras that are a similar age to it have a 640 x 480 still image resolution(s). In addition, this camera have still image resolution(s) of 480 x 480, 640 x 424, 1200 x 1200, 1600 x 1064, 1600 x 1200, 2112 x 2112, 2816 x 1880, 2816 x 2112 and 4000 x 2248 and 4000 x 2664. Across all low megapixel digital cameras that have been around for more than two years the still image resolution ranges from 640 x 360 (worst) to 4032 x 3024 (best).

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4000 X 3000 Pixels Image Resolution

This camera has a maximum image resolution of 4000 x 3000 pixels, which is the most frequently found maximum image resolution on cameras of this type and age.

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12.1 Megapixels Megapixel

This is a 12.1 megapixels camera.

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Display

Average Display Diagonal

The Canon 220 HS has a fairly average display diagonal (2.7 inches) compared to most of the other similar spec digital cameras that are a comparable age to this camera.

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Weight

With a weight of 141 grams, the Canon 220 HS has a relatively typical weight compared to most of the other similar spec cameras that came out around the same time as this digital camera.

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Memory

Very Big Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 4,096 megabytes, the Canon 220 HS's internal memory is one of the biggest amongst low megapixel digital cameras that were released around the same time as this digital camera. Comparable spec cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this camera have internal memory of between 8MB and 7.5GB, and the average internal memory is 300MB.

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Flash

Has a Flash Exposure Compensation

The Canon 220 HS has a flash exposure compensation. Most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago also have a flash exposure compensation.

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Camera

Has a Custom Colour

The Canon 220 HS has a custom colour, as do most of the other digital cameras of this age and spec.

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Features Histogram

The Canon 220 HS features histogram. Most of the other digital cameras of a comparable type and age to this digital camera also feature histogram.

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Packaging Content

Has a Batteries Included

The Canon 220 HS has a batteries included. Most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to this digital camera also have a batteries included.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports PictBridge

The Canon 220 HS supports PictBridge, as do most of the other digital cameras of this age and type.

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Audio

Has a Built-In Microphone

The Canon 220 HS has a built-in microphone, as do most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this digital camera.

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Light Exposure

Supports Seven ISO Sensitivities

The Canon 220 HS has a greater number of ISO speeds than most cameras of a comparable spec and age to it. This digital camera supports a 400 ISO sensitivity, which is the most frequently supported ISO sensitivity supported by cameras of this type and age. The ISO sensitivities "100", "200", "800", "1600", "3200" and "Auto" are also supported by this camera.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers canon ixus220hs
Barcodes 04960999689432, 05711045339936, 08714574566023

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