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Canon A3300 is

Canon A3300 IS
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Canon A3300 is Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Canon A3300 is number 799 across all digital cameras.
91
Reviews
212 Reviews + 4 Awards
78
Features
Good Features
72
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

It has good expert reviews and very good user reviews with 79% of buyers recommending this digital camera to others.
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 good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
4608 x 3456 pixels image resolution
Average optical zoom
Ped in a sleek metal body, the powershot a3300 IS captures everything in stunning 16 megapixel detail. dynamic image stabilizer ensures that HD movies are sharp and ste
.0 megapixels.<br>- 28mm wide, 5x zoom lens.<br>- optical image stabilizer.<br>- 7.5 cm (3.0") lcd.<br>- smart auto, easy mode and hints & tips.<br>- HD movies (720p) with dynamic is.<br>- live view control and creative filters.<br>- face detection, auto red-eye correction.<br>- DIGIC 4.<br>- li-ion batt
16.0 megapixels
28mm wide, 5x zoom lens
Optical image stabilizer
7.5 cm (3.0") LCD
Smart auto, easy mode and hints & tips
HD movies (720p) with dynamic IS
Live view control and creative filters
Face detection, auto red-eye correction
DIGIC 4
Li-ion battery
Only 1280 x 720 pixels video resolution
Very slow camera shutter speed

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How Big is the Canon A3300 IS?

The Canon A3300 IS is 95.1mm wide and 56.7mm tall. It is 23.9mm deep and weighs 149g.

Canon A3300 IS front dimensions
Canon A3300 IS size in context

Canon A3300 is In-Depth Analysis

Features

Average Megapixels

The megapixels of the Canon A3300 IS of 16MP is relatively average compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the highest 51% of all cameras when ordered 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 the most commonly found resolution on cameras.

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Average Optical Zoom

The Canon A3300 IS's optical zoom of 5x is relatively standard compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 59% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Canon A3300 IS is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The resolution of all cameras ranges from 160 x 120 pixels (worst) to 3840 x 3840 pixels (best). A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is known as "HD 720".

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Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The A3300 IS's maximum ISO sensitivity of 6,400 is fairly average compared to most other digital cameras. It is higher than 41% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Canon A3300 IS has an image stabilizer, as do 78% of digital cameras.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture number of the Canon A3300 IS of 2.8 is fairly typical compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 66% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Very Slow Camera Shutter Speed

The camera shutter speed of the A3300 IS of only 0.000167s is slower than 89% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Very Light

The weights of cameras range from 50g to 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. The weight of the A3300 IS of only 149g is in the lightest 31% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The A3300 IS has a built-in flash. 68% of cameras also have a built-in flash.

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

The Canon A3300 IS's minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of 28mm is in the longest 9% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The A3300 IS supports video capability, unlike 67% of cameras which do not support video capability.

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Features Face Detection

The A3300 IS features face detection, which is unusual. 88% of cameras do not feature face detection.

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Features Saturation Adjustment

The A3300 IS features saturation adjustment, unlike 87% of cameras which do not feature saturation adjustment.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The A3300 IS does not support Wi-Fi. 69% of cameras also do not support Wi-Fi.

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Has an External Flash Connector

The Canon A3300 IS has an external flash connector, unlike 86% of cameras which do not have an external flash connector.

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Does Not Have an HDMI

The Canon A3300 IS does not have an HDMI. 55% of cameras also do not have an HDMI.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the Canon A3300 IS of 0.435" is pretty standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is bigger than 33% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has an Orientation Sensor

The A3300 IS has an orientation sensor. 92% of digital cameras do not have an orientation sensor.

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Has an HDMI Port

The A3300 IS has an HDMI port, unlike 73% of cameras which do not have an HDMI port.

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Very Low Display Resolution

The average display resolution of all cameras is 620,000 pixels, with the lowest being 23,000 pixels and the highest being 6,300,000 pixels. The A3300 IS's display resolution of only 230,000 pixels is lower than 67% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Only 640 X 480 Still Image Resolution

The A3300 IS supports a maximum still image resolution of 640 x 480. That's 90% lower still image resolution than a 1712 x 1712 camera, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by digital cameras. The resolution of all cameras ranges from 384 x 480 (worst) to 6016 x 4016 (best).

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Average Display Diagonal

The A3300 IS's display diagonal of 3" is fairly standard compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 27% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Only 230 Battery Life

The Canon A3300 IS is a digital camera that takes 230 shots battery life.

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Larger Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The maximum aperture number of the A3300 IS of 5.9 is in the largest 33% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Custom Colours

The A3300 IS supports custom colours, which is unusual. 94% of cameras do not support custom colours.

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Supports Live View

The A3300 IS supports live view, which is unusual. 83% of cameras do not support live view.

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Features Contrast Adjustment

The A3300 IS features contrast adjustment, which is unusual. 83% of cameras do not feature contrast adjustment.

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Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the A3300 IS of 4x is relatively average compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 33% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Features Flash Exposure Compensation

The Canon A3300 IS features flash exposure compensation. 79% of cameras do not feature flash exposure compensation.

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Supports Direct Printing

The Canon A3300 IS supports direct printing, which is unusual. 89% of cameras do not support direct printing.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

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