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Canon 310 HS

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Canon 310 HS

$299.99
Canon 310 HS
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Canon 310 HS Review

With very good features, we have ranked the Canon 310 HS number 676 across all digital cameras.
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Features
Good Features
67
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 67?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better cameras are available. View the latest cameras 2018.
This digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Average optical zoom
F/2.0, 24mm, 4.4x zoom. optical IS
IFrame movie
Movie digest
High-speed burst & super slow motion movie
Smart auto
Full HD with optical zoom. dynamic IS
8.0 cm (3.2") purecolor II touch LCD
Stainless steel body
HS system (12.1 mp)
Average minimum aperture number
Style and sensitivity
system (12.1 mp)<br>- f/2.0, 24mm, 4.4x zoom. optical is<br>- stainless steel body<br>- 8.0 cm (3.2") purecolor II touch lcd<br>- full HD with optical zoom. dynamic is<br>- smart auto (32 scenes)<br>- high-speed burst & super slow motion movie<br>- movie digest<br>- iframe movie<br>- creative modes & manual con
Features
The IXUS 310 HS boasts a large, intuitive touchscreen, with high-speed functions and full HD movies. A bright f/2.0, 24mm ultra wide lens, and the HS system capture incredible shots, day or night
Canon IXUS 310 HS
Creative shooting modes & manual control
Lower than average megapixels
Only 4000 x 3000 pixels image resolution

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

77
Portrait Photography
Very Good
78
Landscape Photography
Very Good
79
Everyday Photography
Very Good
75
Sports Photography
Very Good
76
Wildlife Photography
Very Good

Canon 310 HS Video Reviews

How Big is the Canon 310 HS?

The Canon 310 HS is 100.6mm wide and 55.4mm tall. It is 25mm deep and weighs 0.135kg.

Canon 310 HS front dimensions
Canon 310 HS size in context

Canon 310 HS In-Depth Analysis

Features

Only 4000 X 3000 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest image resolution of the Canon 310 HS is 4000 x 3000 pixels. That's 25% lower image resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels digital camera, which is the most common resolution. Across all cameras the worst resolution is 640 x 480 pixels and the best is 8256 x 6192 pixels.

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Lower Than Average Megapixels

The megapixels of the Canon 310 HS of only 12.1MP is in the lowest 20% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. The megapixels of cameras range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP.

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Average Optical Zoom

The Canon 310 HS's optical zoom of 8x is pretty average compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 36% of all cameras when ranked 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 commonly found resolution on cameras.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture number of the Canon 310 HS of 2 is pretty typical compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 27% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Canon 310 HS has an image stabilizer. 78% of cameras also have an image stabilizer.

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Very Low Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The lowest maximum ISO sensitivity of digital cameras is 200, the highest is 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000. The maximum ISO sensitivity of the Canon 310 HS of only 3,200 is lower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is lower than 67% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Average Camera Shutter Speed

The Canon 310 HS's camera shutter speed of 0.000625s is pretty typical compared to most other cameras. It is faster than 44% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Canon 310 HS has a built-in flash, as do 68% of cameras.

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Very Light

The Canon 310 HS's weight of only 140g is in the lightest 28% of all cameras when ordered by this feature. The weights of cameras range from 50g to 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g.

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Has an Orientation Sensor

The Canon 310 HS has an orientation sensor, which is unusual. 92% of cameras do not have an orientation sensor.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the Canon 310 HS of 0.435" is fairly typical compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 69% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Features Multi Burst Mode

The Canon 310 HS features multi burst mode, unlike 87% of cameras which do not feature multi burst mode.

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The Canon 310 HS supports video capability, unlike 67% of digital cameras which do not support video capability.

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Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Canon 310 HS of 4x is relatively average compared to most other digital cameras. It is bigger than 70% of all cameras when ordered 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|320 x 240 pixels, which is typical of many cameras.

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Only 180 Battery Life

Most cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life, including the Canon 310 HS which takes 180 battery life.

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Supports Full HD Video

Full HD video

The Canon 310 HS supports Full HD video, which is unusual. 76% of digital cameras do not support Full HD video.

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Has a Night Mode

The Canon 310 HS has a night mode, which is unusual. 96% of cameras do not have a night mode.

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Has an HDMI Port

The Canon 310 HS has an HDMI port, which is unusual. 73% of digital cameras do not have an HDMI port.

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Supports Custom Colours

The Canon 310 HS supports custom colours, which is unusual. 94% of cameras do not support custom colours.

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Has a Touchscreen

The Canon 310 HS has a touchscreen, which is unusual. 83% of digital cameras do not have a touchscreen.

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Features Flash Exposure Compensation

The Canon 310 HS features flash exposure compensation. 79% of cameras do not feature flash exposure compensation.

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Features Smile Detection

The Canon 310 HS features smile detection. 89% of cameras do not feature smile detection.

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Features Face Detection

The Canon 310 HS features face detection. 88% of cameras do not feature face detection.

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Only 480 X 480 Still Image Resolution

The Canon 310 HS supports a maximum still image resolution of 480 x 480. That's 92% lower still image resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1712 x 1712. Digital cameras resolutions range from 384 x 480 (worst) to 6016 x 4016 (best).

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Does Not Have a Video Out

The Canon 310 HS does not have a video out. 100% of cameras also do not have a video out.

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Larger Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The maximum aperture number of the Canon 310 HS of 5.9 is larger than 76% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonals of cameras range from 1" to 7.7", and the average display diagonal is 2.9". The display diagonal of the Canon 310 HS of 3.2" is in the largest 4% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

ixus310hsbrupromo, canon 5695b001, ixus310hsroz, ixus310hsgou, 5134b005aa, 5135b001aa, 5133b010aa, 5134b010aa, 5134b006aa, 5133b019aa, 5133b005aa, 5134b019aa, 5134b007aa, 5133b006aa, 5695b001aa, 5135b005aa, 5133b014aa, 5133b007aa, 5134b014aa, 5133b001aa, 5134b001aa, 5133b008aa, 5134b008

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