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Canon A2400 is

A classic and fully featured 16 megapixel 5 times zoom factor digital camera
Compact 16MP 5x Yes Jun 2012
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date

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Canon A2400 is Review

With very good reviews but mediocre features, we have scored the Canon A2400 is as follows for Summary.
76
57 Reviews
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Not Currently for Sale
50
Good Features
Overall Score
35
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 35?

It has great user reviews but average expert reviews with an average overall rating of 76%, based on 57 reviews.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer digital cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest digital cameras 2017.
Customers report is easy to use, good picture quality and it is a good size.
This Canon digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
1" image sensor size
Very light
Quite small display diagonal
Does not have an HDMI

Canon A2400 IS Video Reviews


How Big is the Canon A2400 IS?

The Canon A2400 IS is 94.4mm wide and 54.2mm tall. It is 20.1mm deep and weighs 0.126kg.

Canon A2400 IS front dimensions

Canon A2400 IS size in context

Canon A2400 is In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Average Expert Reviews

Nine experts from sites including CNET.com, Ephotozine, Cameras.co.uk and PC Mag have rated this Canon camera on average 70%.

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Good User Reviews

The average user rating of this camera is 87 out of 100 based on 48 user reviews. 25 reviewers (89% of all reviewers) gave this digital camera either 4 or 5 stars.

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Users Report it is Easy to Use

11 customers considered that it was easy to use.

Customers Report Good Picture Quality

14 people who reviewed the product mentioned that it was able to produce good images.

  • The price difference isn't worth sacrificing the image stabilization…
    Cnet.com August 2012
  • For a camera at this level it offers exceptional picture quality that the majority of similar priced digital cameras cannot match…
    Cameras.co.uk June 2012
  • Very impressed! Image quality is really good for a cheap point…
  • It takes reasonable pictures, not exceptional quality…
    Tiggycat (Amazon) - October 2012
  • Good photos and easy to use…
  • It takes very good clear pictures…
    D Brown (Amazon) - February 2013
  • Does the job for me without taking up much room, good image capability, easy download, slips in my top pocket…
    J. V. Wilks (Amazon) - February 2013
  • Usual Canon quality which is easy to operate and produces great photographs…
    Calvin (Amazon) - February 2013
  • It took some brilliant pictures and does all that many much more expensive cameras do…
    Carmen (Amazon) - February 2013
  • This is great little camera Good Quality all round photos and Video`s, Best buy of all cameras at this price range…
    Rod (Amazon) - November 2012

Canon Has Excellent Reviews for Its Cameras

Based on 33,726 expert and owner reviews (including 6,880 verified purchases), Canon has excellent reviews for its cameras. Canon also has excellent reviews specifically for its cameras. 96% of those that bought a Canon camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report it is a Good Size

Four people agreed that it was compact, two people who reviewed this digital camera reckoned that it was a good size and two owners who reviewed the product said that it was easy to carry around.

  • For the average person, like me who likes a small compact camera to carry to take the occasional photo while out…
    Alan Jobling (Amazon) - December 2012
  • Brilliant size and fits in my pocket nicely without looking bulky…
  • Easy to use handy size to keep in pocket good size screen rechargeable battery a big plus should be sold with a case…
    Deferg (Amazon) - November 2012
  • This camera is an ideal size to take out for snapping my favourite shots…
    Amazon Fan (Amazon) - November 2012
  • Extremely light and easy to use…
    EmmaGee (Amazon) - August 2012
  • New camera is neat, easy to carry in a coat pocket…
    F Crabtree (Amazon) - November 2012
  • Splendid compact digital camera at a real bargain price…
    Mitchell (Amazon) - November 2012
  • For a compact camera…
    Jens (Amazon) - July 2013
  • Great Compact…
    Mitchell (Amazon) - November 2012
  • >>>[This is where you will view the image captured by the lens.] Slim body in 4 colours…
    OldCynic (Amazon) - January 2013

Users Report Good Lens Quality

Five people who reviewed this digital camera mentioned that it had a good zoom and two owners who purchased this digital camera reckoned that it had a good lens.

Users Report Great Battery Life

Two people who reviewed it concluded that it had a good battery life.

  • Easy to use handy size to keep in pocket good size screen rechargeable battery a big plus should be sold with a case…
    Deferg (Amazon) - November 2012
  • Battery life seems fine to me as well…

Users Report Superior Product Quality

Four owners who reviewed it reckoned that it was good quality.

  • For a camera at this level it offers exceptional picture quality that the majority of similar priced digital cameras cannot match…
    Cameras.co.uk June 2012
  • Very impressed! Image quality is really good for a cheap point…
  • It takes reasonable pictures, not exceptional quality…
    Tiggycat (Amazon) - October 2012
  • Usual Canon quality which is easy to operate…
    Calvin (Amazon) - February 2013
  • This is great little camera Good Quality all round photos…
    Rod (Amazon) - November 2012

Customers Report That it is Reasonably Priced

12 people who reviewed it thought it was good value for money.

Users Report Nice Design

Two people who purchased it thought it was neat.


Features

Average Megapixel

With a megapixel of 16 megapixels, the Canon A2400 IS has a relatively standard megapixel compared to most of the other cameras.

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1" Image Sensor Size

This camera has a 1|1/2.3" image sensor size, which is typical of many cameras.

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Very Light

The A2400 IS is quite light (only 125 grams) compared to most of the other cameras. The average weight of cameras is 300g.

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Average Optical Zoom

The A2400 IS has a pretty standard optical zoom (5 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other cameras.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Canon A2400 IS has a built-in flash. Most of the other cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

At only 2.7 inches, the A2400 IS has a fairly small display diagonal compared to most of the other cameras. Cameras have display diagonals of between 0.5" and 9", and the average display diagonal is 2.9".

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2/3"" Optical Sensor Size

This digital camera has a 2/3"|1/2"|1/2.3"" optical sensor size, which is typical of many digital cameras. 8.80 x 6.60mm.

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The A2400 IS has a vari-angle LCD display. Most of the other cameras also have a vari-angle LCD display.

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Features Multi Burst Mode

The Canon A2400 IS features multi burst mode. Most of the other cameras also feature multi burst mode.

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Has a Wrist Strap

The Canon A2400 IS has a wrist strap. Most of the other digital cameras also have a wrist strap.

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Features Face Detection

The A2400 IS features face detection. Most of the other digital cameras also feature face detection.

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Does Not Have an HDMI

The A2400 IS does not have an HDMI, unlike most of the other cameras.

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Supports Live View

The Canon A2400 IS supports live view. Most of the other cameras also support live view.

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Supports Direct Printing

The Canon A2400 IS supports direct printing. Most of the other cameras also support direct printing.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Canon A2400 IS does not support Wi-Fi, unlike most of the other digital cameras.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The A2400 IS has an image stabilizer. Most of the other cameras also have an image stabilizer.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

The A2400 IS does not support Full HD video. Most of the other digital cameras do support Full HD video.

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4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution

The A2400 IS has a 4608 x 3456 still image resolution(s) which is higher than the 640 x 480 still image resolution(s) found on most digital cameras. This digital camera also have still image resolution(s) of 4608 x 2592 and 3264 x 2448 and 1600 x 1200. Cameras still image resolution(s) range from S: (3:2) 2496 x 1664 / (16:9) 2496 x 1408 / (1:1) 1664 x 1664 to 6016 x 4000.

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Only 190 Battery Life (CIPA Standard)

Most cameras take between 100 and 4,699 battery life (CIPA standard), including the A2400 IS which takes 190 battery life (CIPA standard).

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Average Digital Zoom

The A2400 IS has a pretty typical digital zoom (4 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other cameras.

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Fairly Long Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

Across all the cameras the minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) range from 2.3mm to 75mm. At 28 millimeters, the A2400 IS has a fairly long minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) compared to most of the other cameras.

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Has a Touchscreen

The Canon A2400 IS has a touchscreen, which is unusual. Most of the other digital cameras do not have a touchscreen.

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Has an External Flash Connector

The A2400 IS has an external flash connector, as do most of the other digital cameras.

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Features Multi-Shot Function

The A2400 IS features multi-shot function, as do most of the other cameras.

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The A2400 IS supports video capability, as do most of the other cameras.

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Very Low Display Resolution (numeric)

The A2400 IS has a fairly low display resolution (numeric) (only 230,000 pixels) compared to most of the other cameras. Cameras have display resolutions (numeric) of between 3 pixels and 16,000,000 pixels.

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Has a Flash Exposure Compensation

The A2400 IS has a flash exposure compensation, as do most of the other cameras.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

It was June 2012 when Canon released the A2400 IS.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

canon 6183b001, canon 6190b001, canon 6188b001, canon 6189b001

Barcodes:

00013803146622, 00013803146639, 00132017529264, 00151903416099, 00163120770564, 00182682376380, 00496100000000, 00714574578668, 04960999843360, 08714574578613, 08714574578637, 08714574578668, 08714574578675, 08714574578712, 08714574590134

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