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Canon A3400 is

Camera Labs Highly Recommended PhotographyBlog.com Highly Recommended
A multi award winning 16 megapixel 5 times zoom factor camera
Compact Camera 16MP 5x No Sep 2013
Camera Type Megapixel Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date

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Canon A3400 is Review

With excellent reviews, we have scored the Canon A3400 is as follows for Summary.
86
10 Reviews + 2 Awards
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Not Currently for Sale
33
Missing Some Features
35
3 Years Old
Overall Score
39
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 39?

It has average expert reviews with an average expert rating of 68%. This digital camera has received two awards including a "Highly Recommended" award from PhotographyBlog.com plus one other site. Canon cameras have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer digital cameras with better features are available. However this Canon digital camera has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest cameras 2017.
The A3400 is is missing some features:
Only 180 battery life (CIPA standard)
Very low display resolution (numeric)
Fairly long minimum focal length (35mm film equiv)

Canon A3400 IS Video Reviews


Canon A3400 is In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Two Industry Awards

The authors at review sites PhotographyBlog.com and Camera Labs both decided that this Canon camera was very good and gave it their "Highly Recommended" award.

Average Expert Reviews

On average, based on 10 expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, Ephotozine, Camera Labs and PC Mag the average expert rating of this camera is 68 out of 100.

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Canon Has Excellent Camera Reviews

We checked 33,477 user and expert reviews (including 6,771 verified purchases) for Canon digital cameras and found that on average Canon has excellent reviews compared to other brands. We also found that Canon has excellent reviews specifically within its cameras range. 95% of those that bought a Canon camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Superior Technical Features

Two people who reviewed the product considered that it had good features.

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Features

Only 180 Battery Life (CIPA Standard)

The A3400 IS is a camera that takes 180 shots battery life (CIPA standard).

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Average Display Diagonal

The A3400 IS has a relatively standard display diagonal (3 inches) compared to most of the other digital cameras.

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4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution

The Canon A3400 IS has a higher still image resolution than most digital cameras. This camera has a 4608 x 3456 still image resolution(s), whereas most digital cameras have a 640 x 480 still image resolution(s). This Canon camera also have still image resolution(s) of 4608 x 2592 and 3264 x 2448 and 1600 x 1200. Across all cameras the still image resolution ranges from S: (3:2) 2496 x 1664 / (16:9) 2496 x 1408 / (1:1) 1664 x 1664 (worst) to 6016 x 4000 (best).

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Average Megapixel

The A3400 IS has a pretty typical megapixel (16 megapixels) compared to most of the other cameras.

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Has a Built-In Flash

The A3400 IS has a built-in flash, as do most of the other cameras.

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Average Optical Zoom

At 5 times zoom factor, the A3400 IS has a pretty average optical zoom compared to most of the other cameras.

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Very Low Display Resolution (numeric)

Cameras have display resolutions (numeric) of between 3 pixels and 16,000,000 pixels, and the average display resolution (numeric) is 600,000 pixels. With a display resolution (numeric) of only 230,000 pixels, the Canon A3400 IS has a fairly low display resolution (numeric) compared to most of the other cameras.

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Fairly Long Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

At 28 millimeters, the A3400 IS has a fairly long minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) compared to most of the other cameras. Cameras have minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) of between 2.3mm and 75mm, and the average minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 26mm.

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Quite Small Minimum Aperture Number

The average minimum aperture number of cameras is 3.4. At only 2.8, the Canon A3400 IS has a quite small minimum aperture number compared to most of the other cameras.

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Average Digital Zoom

With a digital zoom of 4 times zoom factor, the A3400 IS has a relatively typical digital zoom compared to most of the other cameras.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was September 2013 when this Canon digital camera was released.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

canon 6182b001, canon 6186b001, canon 6185b001, canon 6187b001

Barcodes:

00013803146417, 00013803146509, 00013803146516, 00013803146523, 00033586953415, 00138031464178, 00138031465236, 00151903078570, 00151903078587, 03610170844716, 08714574579016, 08714574579023

Canon A3400 IS Review Sources

To prepare this Canon A3400 IS review we compared this digital camera to 100 other models. For each digital camera that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 303,734 product attributes, 187,173 digital camera reviews and 2,339,300 historical digital camera prices from 0 digital camera retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this digital camera compared to the other models as well as any areas where this digital camera is lacking.

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