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Canon A3000

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Canon A3000

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A fully featured and classic compact digital camera
Compact 10MP 4x Yes Jul 2011
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Canon PowerShot A3000 IS 10 MP Digital Camera with 4x Optical Image Stabilized Zoom and 2.7-Inch LCD
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Canon A3000 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Canon A3000 number 895 across all digital cameras.
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13 Reviews
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75
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 75?

It has good expert reviews and very good user reviews with an average overall rating of 76%, based on 13 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 cameras 2018.
This Canon digital camera has some great features:
Very small optical zoom
Average minimum aperture number
Has an image stabilizer
Has a built-in flash
Versatile powershot a3000 IS makes canon quality photo-taking easy and fun. its slim, lightweight design and large screen means you can always keep it with
Quality 10.0 megapixel imaging
4x optical zoom lens
Clear and bright 6.7cm (2.7") LCD
Effortless shooting
Motion detection technology
Face detection technology

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Canon A3000 In-Depth Analysis

Features

Only 3648 X 2736 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest image resolution of the Canon A3000 is 3648 x 2736 pixels. That's 37% lower image resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels. Across all digital cameras the resolution ranges from 640 x 480 pixels (worst) to 8256 x 6192 pixels (best).

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Lower Than Average Megapixels

The megapixels of the Canon A3000 of only 10MP is lower than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the lowest 9% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. Cameras have megapixels of between 0.3MP and 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Canon A3000 of only 4x is smaller than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the smallest 17% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Only 640 X 480 Pixels Video Resolution

The Canon A3000 has a maximum video resolution of 640 x 480 pixels. That's 85% lower video resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels digital camera, which is the most frequently found resolution. Across all cameras the worst resolution is 160 x 120 pixels and the best is 3840 x 3840 pixels. A video resolution of 640 x 480 is known as VGA.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The Canon A3000's minimum aperture number of 2.7 is pretty average compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the largest 65% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Very Low Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The maximum ISO sensitivity of the Canon A3000 of only 1,600 is in the lowest 15% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. Across all the digital cameras the ISO sensitivities (max) range from 200 to 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Canon A3000 has an image stabilizer. 77% of digital cameras also have an image stabilizer.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Canon A3000 has a built-in flash. 68% of digital cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Very Light

Across all the cameras the weights range from 50g to 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. The Canon A3000's weight of only 155g is lighter than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the lightest 32% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Only 1280 X 720 Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the Canon A3000 is 1280 x 720. That's 69% lower still image resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1712 x 1712. Across all digital cameras the worst resolution is 384 x 480 and the best is 6016 x 4016.

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Has an HDMI Port

The Canon A3000 has an HDMI port, which is unusual. 73% of cameras do not have an HDMI port.

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The Canon A3000 supports video capability, unlike 67% of digital cameras which do not support video capability.

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Only 640 X 480 Pixels Video Resolution

The Canon A3000 supports a maximum video resolution of 640 x 480 pixels. That's 85% lower video resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Digital cameras resolutions range from 160 x 120 pixels (worst) to 4096 x 2160 pixels (best).

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

Across all the cameras the display diagonals range from 1" to 9", and the average display diagonal is 2.9". The display diagonal of the Canon A3000 of only 2.7" is smaller than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is smaller than 72% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

The Canon A3000 does not support Full HD video, although it is worth keeping in mind that 76% of digital cameras also do not support Full HD video.

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Average Digital Zoom

The Canon A3000's digital zoom of 4x is pretty average compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the biggest 19% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Very Long Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Canon A3000 of 35mm is very long compared to most other cameras. It is longer than 96% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the Canon A3000 of 0.435" is fairly typical compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 31% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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