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Canon 310 HS Digital Camera

Compact Camera 12.1MP 4.4x Aug 2012
Camera Type Megapixel Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
Excellent brand
Supports video recording
Very large display diagonal

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Reviews

Excellent Brand

We checked 34,085 owner and expert reviews (including 1,203 verified purchases) for Canon 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 camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


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Released Over Four Years Ago

This camera has been on the market since April 2017.


Video

Supports Video Recording

The Canon 310 HS supports video recording. Most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that are a comparable age to this camera also support video recording.

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Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

The Canon 310 HS supports Full HD video. Most of the other digital cameras of this spec and age also support Full HD video.

We compared all the other cameras which support Full HD video to this digital camera and we think the Canon 1100, and the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX77 which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

The Canon 310 HS supports a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over six times the video resolution of a 640 x 480 pixels digital camera, which is the most common video resolution supported by low megapixel digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago. 640 x 480 pixels is also supported by this Canon digital camera. This camera also 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.

This camera's video resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is in fact the best supported video resolution across all comparable spec cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

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

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Display

Very Large Display Diagonal

The smallest display diagonal of low megapixel digital cameras that are a similar age to this camera is 1" and the largest is 3.5". The display diagonal of the Canon 310 HS of 3.2 inches is one of the largest amongst low megapixel digital cameras that were launched around the same time as this camera.

There are a number of alternative 3.2" screen cameras currently available that you might also want to consider including because of it's better review score, the Canon 510 HS.

Digital cameras with a larger display diagonal that might also be worth looking at include the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX77 (3.5") which is also higher rated.

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Has a Touchscreen

The Canon 310 HS has a touchscreen. Most of the other digital cameras that were released more than two years ago do not have a touchscreen.

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Picture Quality

Has an Image Stabilizer

The Canon 310 HS has an image stabilizer. Most of the other comparable spec cameras that are a similar age to this camera also have an image stabilizer.

We compared this digital camera to all the other digital cameras with an image stabilizer and we think the Canon 1100 which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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1/2.3"" Optical Sensor Size

This digital camera has a 1/2.3" optical sensor size, which is typical of many low megapixel digital cameras that were released more than two years ago. 6.17 x 4.55mm.

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4000 X 3000 Still Image Resolution

The Canon 310 HS has a 4000 x 3000 still image resolution(s) which is higher than most low megapixel digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as it. Most low megapixel digital cameras that were released around the same time as it have a 640 x 480 still image resolution(s). In addition, this Canon camera have still image resolution(s) of 480 x 480, 640 x 360, 640 x 424, 1200 x 1200, 2816 x 1584, 2816 x 1880, 2816 x 2112 and 4000 x 2248 and 4000 x 2664. The still image resolution of all digital cameras of a comparable age and type to this digital camera 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 comparable spec cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to it.

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Other Features

Supports Video Capability

supports video capability

The Canon 310 HS supports video capability. Most of the other cameras of a comparable type and age to this camera also support video capability.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other digital cameras which support video capability currently available including because of it's better review score, the Nikon Coolpix 8800.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Canon 310 HS has a built-in flash, as do most of the other digital cameras of this age and spec.

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Features Face Detection

The Canon 310 HS features face detection, as do most of the other comparable spec cameras that are a similar age to this camera.

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Has a Night Mode

The Canon 310 HS has a night mode, as do most of the other digital cameras of a similar spec and age to this digital camera.

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Does Not Have a Video Out

The Canon 310 HS does not have a video out. Most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that have been around for more than two years also do not have a video out.

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Has an HDMI Port

The Canon 310 HS has an HDMI port. Most of the other cameras that have been around for a similar time to this camera also have an HDMI port.

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Has a USB 2.0 Port

The Canon 310 HS has a USB 2.0 port, as do most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that are a similar age to this camera.

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Weight

With a weight of 185 grams, the Canon 310 HS has a pretty standard weight compared to most of the other digital cameras of a comparable age and type to this digital camera.

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Lens System

Average Digital Zoom

The Canon 310 HS has a relatively standard digital zoom (4 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other digital cameras of a similar age and spec to this camera.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative 4x digital zoom cameras currently available including the DMC-FT3, or the Lumix DMC-GF2 ($299.95) both from Panasonic which has better reviews.

If you are looking for a bigger digital zoom then you might want to consider the Canon 500 (4.1x) which is also higher rated.

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Average Optical Zoom

At 4.4 times zoom factor, the Canon 310 HS has a fairly typical optical zoom compared to most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this camera.

If this camera optical zoom is not big enough for you then you might also want to consider the Panasonic DMC-FT4 (4.6x), the Canon N100 ($348.98) (5x), or the Nikon Coolpix P340 ($665.31) (5x) which is also higher rated.

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Very Short Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The Canon 310 HS has a quite short maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) (only 105 millimeters) compared to most of the other cameras that were released more than two years ago. The maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) of low megapixel digital cameras that were released more than two years ago range from 0.28mm to 1,200mm, and the average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 230mm.

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Very Small Minimum Aperture Number

At only 2, the Canon 310 HS has a quite small minimum aperture number compared to most of the other digital cameras of this type and age. The average minimum aperture number of comparable spec cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this digital camera is 3.

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Flash

Has a Flash Exposure Compensation

The Canon 310 HS has a flash exposure compensation, as do most of the other cameras of this age and type.

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Focusing

Features Smile Detection

The Canon 310 HS features smile detection. Most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that are a similar age to this camera also feature smile detection.

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Camera

Has a Custom Colour

The Canon 310 HS has a custom colour, as do most of the other cameras of this age and type.

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Has an Orientation Sensor

The Canon 310 HS has an orientation sensor, as do most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that are a similar age to this digital camera.

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Features Multi Burst Mode

The Canon 310 HS features multi burst mode, as do most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this digital camera.

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Features Histogram

The Canon 310 HS features histogram, as do most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that have been around for more than two years.

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Packaging Content

Has a Hand Strap

The Canon 310 HS has a hand strap. Most of the other digital cameras of a similar spec and age to this digital camera also have a hand strap.

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Has an AC Adapter Included

The Canon 310 HS has an AC adapter included. Most of the other cameras of a comparable type and age to this camera also have an AC adapter included.

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Has a Battery Charger Included

The Canon 310 HS has a battery charger included. Most of the other digital cameras of this spec and age also have a battery charger included.

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Has a Batteries Included

The Canon 310 HS has a batteries included. Most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as this digital camera also have a batteries included.

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Ports & Interfaces

Features Connection to PC

The Canon 310 HS features connection to PC. Most of the other similar spec cameras that are a comparable age to this camera also feature connection to PC.

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Has an HDMI

The Canon 310 HS has an HDMI, as do most of the other digital cameras of a similar type and age to this camera.

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Supports PictBridge

The Canon 310 HS supports PictBridge. Most of the other digital cameras of this type and age also support PictBridge.

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Audio

Features Voice Recording

The Canon 310 HS features voice recording, as do most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this digital camera.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The Canon 310 HS has a built-in microphone, as do most of the other cameras of a similar age and spec to this digital camera.

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Battery

Only 180 Battery Life (CIPA Standard)

The Canon 310 HS is a digital camera that takes 180 shots battery life (CIPA standard). Most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago take between 130 and 4,199 battery life (CIPA standard).

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Light Exposure

Supports Seven ISO Sensitivities

The Canon 310 HS has a greater number of ISO speeds than most low megapixel digital cameras that are a comparable age to it. This camera supports a 400 ISO sensitivity, which is the most commonly supported ISO sensitivity supported by low megapixel digital cameras that have been around for more than two years. The ISO sensitivities "100", "200", "800", "1600", "3200" and "Auto" are also supported by this Canon camera.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers ixus310hsbrupromo, canon 5692b002, ixus310hsgou, ixus310hsroz, 5135b001aa, 5133b010aa, 5134b014aa, 5133b001aa, 5133b019aa, 5133b005aa, 5134b005aa, 5133b006aa, 5695b001aa, 5134b010aa, 5134b006aa, 5133b014aa, 5133b007aa, 5134b019aa, 5134b007aa, 5134b001aa, 5133b008aa, 5134b008
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