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Canon 265 HS

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Canon 265 HS

Canon 265 HS
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A good spec but 4 year old compact digital camera
Compact 16MP 12x No Jan 2014
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
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Canon 265 HS Review

With very good features, we have scored the Canon 265 HS as follows:
77
Features
Good Features
67
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 67?

It has below average user reviews with an average user rating of 50%.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better digital cameras are available. View the latest digital cameras 2018.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
4608 x 3456 pixels image resolution
Bigger than average optical zoom
Fit everyone in the frame with the ultra-wide angle or zoom in to distant subjects using the powerful optical zoom and zoomplus
Wi-Fi and NFC for easy connection to your smartphone and for sharing on social networks
No more blurred photos and movies thanks to image stabilizer and intelligent IS
Creative shot effortlessly adds artistic twists to shots
Smart auto takes care of all the camera settings, so you can simply point and shoot
Get a movie summary of your day with hybrid auto
Choose the camera that fits your lifestyle with the stylish, ultra compact body
Very low maximum ISO sensitivity
Only 190 battery life

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

69
Portrait Photography
Good
52
Landscape Photography
Average
48
Everyday Photography
Mediocre
44
Sports Photography
Mediocre
67
Wildlife Photography
Good

Canon 265 HS Video Reviews

How Big is the Canon 265 HS?

The Canon 265 HS is 99.7mm wide and 57.6mm tall. It is 22.4mm deep and weighs 147g.

Canon 265 HS front dimensions
Canon 265 HS size in context

Canon 265 HS In-Depth Analysis

Features

Average Megapixels

The megapixels of the Canon 265 HS of 16MP is fairly standard compared to most other cameras. It is higher than 57% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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4608 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum image resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels, which is typical of many digital cameras.

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Bigger Than Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Canon 265 HS of 12x is bigger than average when compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 72% 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 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on cameras.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The Canon 265 HS's minimum aperture number of 3.6 is pretty average compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 6% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Very Low Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The Canon 265 HS's maximum ISO sensitivity of only 3,200 is in the lowest 28% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. The lowest maximum ISO sensitivity of cameras is 200, the highest is 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Canon 265 HS has a built-in flash, as do 68% of cameras.

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Very Light

The weights of cameras range from 50g to 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. The Canon 265 HS's weight of only 147g is in the lightest 31% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Digital Zoom

The Canon 265 HS's digital zoom of 4x is relatively standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is bigger than 56% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera supports a video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080|1280 x 720|640 x 480 pixels, which is the most frequently supported resolution on cameras.

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Has an External Flash Connector

The Canon 265 HS has an external flash connector, unlike 86% of cameras which do not have an external flash connector.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Canon 265 HS's display diagonal of 3" is relatively standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is larger than 14% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The Canon 265 HS supports Near Field Communication (NFC), which is unusual. 87% of cameras do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The Canon 265 HS supports video capability. 67% of cameras do not support video capability.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Canon 265 HS supports Wi-Fi, unlike 69% of cameras which do not support Wi-Fi.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The Canon 265 HS's image sensor size of 0.435" is relatively average compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 41% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Shorter Than Average Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Canon 265 HS of only 25mm is shorter than 75% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has an Orientation Sensor

The Canon 265 HS has an orientation sensor. 92% of cameras do not have an orientation sensor.

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Only 190 Battery Life

The Canon 265 HS is a camera that takes 190 shots battery life. Most of the other cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life.

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Supports Direct Printing

The Canon 265 HS supports direct printing. 89% of digital cameras do not support direct printing.

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4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the Canon 265 HS is 4608 x 3456. That's over five times the resolution of a 1712 x 1712 camera, which is the most common resolution supported by cameras. The resolution of all cameras ranges from 384 x 480 (worst) to 6016 x 4016 (best).

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Smaller Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The Canon 265 HS's maximum aperture number of only 7 is in the smallest 20% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

canon 9351b007ab, canon ixus265hs

Barcodes:

00172304233597, 04549292007787, 04549292007824, 04549292007862, 05052184041947, 05052184041961, 05054533631519, 05054533634640, 08714574616155, 08714574616162, 08714574616193, 08714574616209, 08714574616216, 08714574616230, 08714574616247, 08714574616278, 08714574616285, 08714574616292

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