Several people who reviewed this digital camera concluded that it was able to produce good images. Audrey said on Amazon four years ago “Provided the shutter speed was set at f125 or faster, I obtained a sharp image, despite the movement”. Big G and I Mean Big said “Took good pics”. Five years ago Fluffy Bunny wrote on Amazon “I just want a camera that takes good pictures and doesn't take a degree to work it - this fulfills my needs”.
A number of people who reviewed the Canon PowerShot A800 mentioned that it had a good picture resolution. Expert website Cameras.co.uk mentioned “It has 10 megapixels and a 3.3x optical zoom lens”. Digicambuyer.co.uk mentioned on Digicam Buyer.co.uk five years ago “A great budget camera capable of shooting images to a good standard” in their review of this digital camera nonetheless they only scored the Canon PowerShot A800 60 out of 100.
One customer who purchased it thought it had a good ISO range. Art Lover said “You can still have a little fun with ISOs, white balance, colour options” and gave the product a rating of 5 stars.
One person who reviewed it thought it had a good image sensor. Ephotozine.com said in their review of the Canon PowerShot A800 “The A800 has a 10.0Mp sensor and 3.3x optical zoom” but even so they only gave the product a score of 50 out of 100.